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Varsity Falls To Hot Shooting St. Charles East! Sophomores Win 7th Straight Game and Finish 19-5! The Varsity Bulldogs and St. Charles East were in a close, entertaining game for most of the first half. St. Charles East led 21-19 after one quarter and 32-30 midway through the 2nd quarter before St. Charles East made three pointers on 4 straight possessions and opened up the game to 44-30 in what seemed like a matter of seconds. The Saints led the Bulldogs 50-34 at halftime and made 11 three pointers in the first half. The Bulldogs continued to try and claw back in the second half and weren't able to put a run together. The Dogs lost 76-67 and fall to 24-3 on the season. Sam Johnson led the Bulldogs with 23 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 assists. Mark Smith added 13 points, while Jalen Clanton chipped in 9 points. The Dogs start state tournament play in the Leyden Regional on Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:00pm against either Lindblom or Prosser.
The Sophomore Bulldogs have played their best basketball of the season over the past month, winning 7 straight games and finishing the month of February undefeated. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 20-2 lead and never looked back, withstanding several St. Charles East runs to finish with the 78-65 victory. Freshman Ryan Cicenas led the way for the Bulldogs with 27 points and 4 rebounds. Curtis Baker added 17 points and 6 assists. Jamari Wise chipped in 15 points and 11 rebounds, while Jalen Brooks was the fourth Bulldog in double figures with 14 points and 8 rebounds. The Dogs finish their very successful season 19-5 overall, winning the Metro Suburban Conference Championship and also winning the Bill VandeMerkt Thanksgiving Classic.
Varsity Improves to 24-2 overall! Sophomores Improve to 18-5! The Varsity Bulldogs trailed 15-10 to Sun Times ranked #21 St. Ignatius after one quarter. The Dogs played a solid second quarter and took a 31-27 lead into halftime. The Dogs started out strong in the third quarter, and jumped out to a 36-27 lead before St. Ignatius went on a 9-0 run to tie the game up. The Wolfpack took the lead 41-40 late in the third quarter, but that was the last lead for the Wolfpack, as the Dogs then took a 48-44 lead into the fourth quarter, before closing the game out with a 68-57 victory. Sophomore Henry Trelenberg had a great game with 20 points and 7 rebounds. Sam Johnson battled foul trouble all night and still finished with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Jalen Clanton had 11 points and 3 steals, while Mark Smith added 10 points. Daniko Jackson had 6 points and 8 assists. The Dogs continue to shoot the ball well from the free throw line, finishing the game, an impressive 13-15 from the line. The Bulldogs improve to 24-2 overall and take on a very talented St. Charles East team (ranked number 14 in the Sun Times) on Friday, February 27th at 7:00pm to close out the regular season.
The Sophomore Bulldogs played a great defensive game against St. Ignatius, leading 25-7 at halftime before cruising to a 55-34 victory over the Wolfpack. Jalen Brooks led the Bulldogs with 17 points and 6 rebounds. Curtis Baker had 11 points and 6 assists, while Jamari Wise chipped in 9 points and 6 rebounds. The Dogs improve to 18-5 overall and host St. Charles East on Friday, February 27th at 5:30pm.
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Varsity Finishes Undefeated In Conference! Sophomores Win Outright Conference Title! The Varsity Bulldogs led Glenbard South 24-17 after one quarter and led 46-34 at halftime, before blowing the game wide open in the third quarter by scoring 31 points. The Dogs led by as many as 44 points in the second half before finishing with the 101-63 victory. Sam Johnson led the Bulldogs with 20 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists. Mark Smith had a solid game with 18 points and 8 rebounds, while Jalen Clanton added 14 points and 5 assists. Daniko Jackson chipped in 13 points. The Dogs improve to 23-2 overall and finished a perfect 12-0 in the Metro Suburban Conference. The Bulldogs next game in Tuesday, February 24th at 7:00pm as they host St. Ignatius.
The Sophomore Bulldogs jumped out to an impressive 19-2 lead and led 27-7 after one quarter and never looked back leading 42-14 at halftime. The Dogs increased the lead to 58-25 after three quarters and finished with a 72-38 victory over the the Raiders. The Bulldogs had great balance, placing 4 players in double figures. Jalen Brooks led the way with 16 points and 9 rebounds, while Keenan Scott added 13 points. Curtis Baker added 10 points, 5 assists, and 4 steals. Ryan Cicenas chipped in 10 points and 6 assists. The Bulldogs improve to 17-5 overall and 11-1 in the Metro Suburban Conference, which gives them their 9th consecutive conference championship and 13th in the past 14th years on the sophomore level. The Sophomore Bulldogs next game is Tuesday, February 24th at 5:30pm at home vs. St. Ignatius.
Sam Johnson leads Bulldogs with 41 Points! Sophomores Clinch a Share of Conference Championship! The Varsity Bulldogs traveled to Elgin St. Edward and played against a very inspired Green Wave team. The Dogs trailed 17-12 after one quarter and had a 26 point second quarter, taking a 38-31 lead into halftime. The Dogs led 55-46 at the end of three, before extending their lead to over 20 points in the mid-fourth quarter and settling for the 74-62 victory. Sam Johnson was absolutely dominant in his 41 points, 14 rebound performance. Junior Mark Smith added 10 points and 5 rebounds in the win. The Bulldogs improve to 22-2 overall and 11-0, winning their 14th consecutive conference championship outright. The Dogs host Glenbard South at 7:00pm on Friday, February 20th, while hosting their annual Junior High Night. This night has 3 Eighth grade games after the varsity game. S.E. Gross plays St. Louise, Hauser plays St. Mary's, and Komarek plays Washington (Lyons) in all the different gyms at RB, at about 8:30pm.
The Sophomore Bulldogs led the Green Wave 17-11 after one quarter and held St. Edward to 4 points in the second quarter, and took a 37-15 lead into halftime. The Dogs led by as many as 37 points in the third quarter before cruising to a 66-35 victory to secure at least a tie for the conference championship! Jalen Brooks led the Bulldogs with 17 points and 7 rebounds. Ryan Cicenas added 12 points and 7 assists. Jamari Wise contributed a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Keenan Scott just missed double figures with 9 points. The Bulldogs improve to 16-5 overall and 10-1 in the Metro Suburban Conference. The Dogs host Glenbard South at 5;30pm on Friday, February 20th.
Varsity Clinches Share Of Conference Championship! Sophomores Improve to 15-5! The Varsity Bulldogs played tremendous in their annual senior night game against Fenton. The 5 seniors started and built a 31-11 first quarter lead against the Bison. The Dogs took a 50-18 lead into halftime and cruised to a 91-51 victory. Sam Johnson led the Bulldogs with another double-double, 19 points, 11 rebounds. Ryan Hanley had 12 points, 4 assists and Kevin Fitzgerald had 12 points, 4 steals and 3 assists. Junior James Kaczmarcyk added 10 points, including an alley oop dunk from Daniko Jackson at the third quarter buzzer. Senior Jake Lucas was the fourth senior in double figures with 10 points. Senior Paul Sitkiewicz just missed double figures with 8 points and 7 rebounds, highlighted by a huge 3rd quarter dunk. The Bulldogs improve to 21-2 overall and clinched at least a tie of their 14th straight Metro Suburban Conference Championship, improving to 10-0 in the league. The Dogs travel to Elgin St. Edward at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, February 17th.
The Sophomore Bulldogs fell down 6-0 on Fenton before going on a 14-0 run to close out the first quarter, leading 14-6. The Dogs took a 34-18 lead into halftime and finished with a 63-53 victory. Freshman Ryan Cicenas led the way with 26 points and 5 rebounds. Jalen Brooks added 20 points and 8 rebounds. The Dogs improve to 15-5 overall and 9-1 in the Metro Suburban Conference. The Dogs travel to Elgin St. Edward at 6:00pm on Tuesday, February 17th.