11-23-21 vs. Thornwood (1-0, 0-0) Leading Scorer: Hanley (22) Leading Rebounder: Hanley (10) Leading Assists: Gonzalez (6)
The Bulldogs beat the Thornwood Thunderbird's 63-56 in game one of the VandeMerkt Thanksgiving Classic. John Paul Hanley led the way with 22 points and 10 rebounds. Joe Gilhooley chipped in 15 pts. and 8 rebounds. Will Gonzalez played a complete game with 9 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists. Arius Alijosius was huge off the bench with three momentum changing 3 pointers.
11-24-21 vs. University High-Chicago (2-0, 0-0) Leading Scorer: Hanley (27) Leading Rebounder: Gilhooley (6) Leading Assists: Hanley (4)
The Bulldogs improved to 2-0 on the season, with a terrific all-around team effort in the VandeMerkt Thanksgiving Classic. John Paul Hanley once again led RB in scoring, posting 27 points in 21 minutes, and shooting 4-6 from the three point line. Joe Gilhooley chipped in 17 points and 6 rebounds, while Will Gonzalez added 11 points. All 15 bulldogs got into the game and provided meaningful contributions.
11-26-21 vs. Oak Park River Forest (3-0, 0-0) Leading Scorer: Gilhooley (26) Leading Rebounder: Gonzalez, Hanley (7) Leading Assists: Gonzalez (5)
The Bulldogs improved to 3-0 on the season after sweating out a nail-bitter against rival Oak Park River Forest. The bulldogs won 73-66 behind Joe Gilhooley's 26 points. Gilhooley and fellow senior JP Hanley (24 pts), played every minute of the game and provided excellent defense throughout the contest as well. Senior Brady Vaia protected the basketball and was huge handling the pressure down the stretch. The bulldogs take on Curie High School for the tournament championship tomorrow (11/27) 4:30 PM at RB.
11-27-21 vs. Curie (3-1, 0-0) Leading Scorer: Hanley (17) Leading Rebounder: Mccottry (6) Leading Assists: Gonzalez (6)
The Bulldogs narrowly lost to Curie in the championship game of the Vandemerkt Thanksgiving Tournament. The back and forth contest ended with a final score of Curie 65 - Bulldogs 63. It was a balanced effort for the Bulldogs in defeat. John Paul Hanley led the way with 17 points, and Joevonn Mccottry and Joe Gilhooley pitched in 16 points apiece. Mccottry lead the way with 6 rebounds, and Will Gonzalez pitched in 6 assists.
12-03-21 vs. ICCP (3-1, 0-0) Leading Scorer: Hanley (17) Leading Rebounder: Mccottry (6) Leading Assists: Gonzalez (6)