Monday Local Roundup: Basketball & Swimming

Monday Local Roundup: Basketball & Swimming

Listen to WCMY tonight for Marquette basketball when the Crusaders celebrate “senior night” and take on Newark at Bader gym. Game time 7pm with the broadcast beginning at 6:45. Bryer Lehr and Mason Lucas with the call of the game.

Other boys games scheduled tonight

Last night it was senior night at Kingman gym and the Lady Pirates celebrated with a win over the Streator Lady Bulldogs 53 to 24.

Girls regional tournament results

Gardner 1-A

Grant Park 44, St Anne 36

St Bede 1-A

Dwight defeated LaMoille 59 to 36, St Bede dominated DePue 58 to 5

Stillman 2-A

Hall outscored Princeton 43 to 29, Mendota beat Bureau Valley 59 to 34

Braidwood 2-A

Coal City defeated Wilmington 50 to 38, Seneca beat Manteno 51 to 18

Tournaments continue tonight

  • Marquette start their regional journey against Henry at the Gardner class 1-A
  • Regional class 1-A host Earlville faces Villa Park
  • St Bede host of their Regional class 1 faces Midland with Putnam County versing Dwight
  • Hall matches up with Class 2-A host Stillman Valley with Mendota taking on Port Byron
  • Somonauk versus class 2-A host Wheaton Academy
  • Regional class 2-A host Braidwood battles Coal City with Seneca facing Beecher


The L-P Ottawa Co-op Swim Team celebrated Senior Night by placing first against Kewanee and Wethersfield in last night’s contest.  Joe Ovanic, Dillon Malerk, Jon Szewczuk, and Luke Mertes won the 200 yard Medley Relay. Zach Nelson, Kyle Szewczuk, Jake Ovanic, and Joe Ovanic, were winners in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay.  Tanner Ditchfield, Ryan Nelson, Dillon Malerk, and Duncan Perry won the 400 yard Freestyle Relay.

Freshman Basketball

Marquette Boys 38, Putnam County 35

Griffin Walker 11 Pts Taylor Waldron 9 pts Alex Graham 6 pts Bryce Sharp 7 pts 14 rebs