Illinois High School Basketball - Maine South edges Brother Rice
(December 30, 2009: Chicago, IL 60655) The Maine South Hawks (Park Ridge, IL) basketball nipped the host Brother Rice Crusaders (Chicago, IL), 48-43 in Wednesday's non-league test.
The Hawks (11-2) will now prepare for their test against New Trier (Winnetka, IL). The Trevians go into the Central Suburban - South test with a 9-2 record. In their last test, New Trier was tipped by Thornton Fractional North (Calumet City, IL), 52-48, in a non-league bout.
Next up, the Crusaders encounter the Mount Carmel Caravan (Chicago, IL) in a Chicago Catholic - South bout, on Friday, January 8. Brother Rice will attempt to upgrade on its 8-2 season record.