High School Sports - Chicago Sun-Times http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com Latest news from the Chicago Sun-Times - High School Sports en-us webmaster@suntimes.com (Editor) Newspapers http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/csp/cms/sites/YourSeason/assets/img/logo.gif Chicago Sun-Times http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Maine South defense quiets St Patrick for regional title ]]>
No matter how far Maine South advances in the IHSA Class 4A playoffs, it is unlikely it will find an environment as loud and boisterous as it encountered Friday night against regional host St. Patrick. The Hawks scored back-to-back baskets to open the game and led the whole way en route to a 43-30 victory and regional crown in front of one … ]]>
Fri, 02 Mar 2012 23:41:51 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/11024340-393/boys-basketball-maine-south-defense-quiets-st-patrick-for-regional-title.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/11024340-393/boys-basketball-maine-south-defense-quiets-st-patrick-for-regional-title.html
<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Defense powers St Patrick past Lane ]]> Lane Tech’s vision of upsetting host St. Patrick during the IHSA Class 4A regional semifinal came to a screeching halt in the third quarter Tuesday evening. Despite holding a one-point lead at half time, the Indians were shutout in the third period and never threatened again as St. Patrick cruised to a 55-31 victory in Chicago. Eljah Watson opened the third quarter … ]]> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 21:05:35 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10946958-393/boys-basketball-defense-powers-st-patrick-past-lane.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10946958-393/boys-basketball-defense-powers-st-patrick-past-lane.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: St Patrick on fire vs Marian Catholic ]]> St. Patrick enters the state tournament with a hot hand. Thanks to the play of guard Royale Ewing, the Shamrocks broke open a tight-game with a fourth quarter burst for the 44-29 victory over visiting Marian Catholic Thursday night. The win marked the 10th victory in the last 12 games for the Shamrocks (15-8, 5-3 East Suburban Catholic). “Earlier in the season, … ]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:56:07 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10842469-393/boys-basketball-st-patrick-on-fire-vs-marian-catholic.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10842469-393/boys-basketball-st-patrick-on-fire-vs-marian-catholic.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Benet takes down St Patrick ]]>
Representing a big part of Benet’s immediate successful past, junior forward Pat McInerney is well aware of the role he has had to take to help lead an inexperienced group. Friday night against St. Patrick, McInerney showed why he’s a big part of the Redwings’ success in the immediate present and future. Just over a month back from a wrist injury that … ]]>
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 23:34:36 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10571245-393/boys-basketball-benet-takes-down-st-patrick.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10571245-393/boys-basketball-benet-takes-down-st-patrick.html
<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: St Patrick surges past Nazareth ]]>
St. Patrick junior guard Royale Ewing has made a concerted effort of late to start games strong. He accomplished that goal Friday, scoring eight of his game-high 16 points in the opening quarter to help the Shamrocks knock off Nazareth 59-40 in an East Suburban Catholic Conference contest in LaGrange Park. “I decided I wanted to come out aggressive in the first … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Royale Ewing leads St Patrick to upset win over Notre Dame ]]> Royale Ewing dropped in a season-best 19 points and the rest of the team added some stellar fourth quarter defense, as St. Patrick pulled off a 54-46 road upset over rival Notre Dame in the East Suburban Catholic Conference on Friday night in Niles. Ismar Seferagic added 12 points and 13 rebounds and Parish McCullum chipped in 10 and six boards for … ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2012 21:59:04 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10138548-393/boys-basketball-royale-ewing-leads-st-patrick-to-upset-win-over-notre-dame.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10138548-393/boys-basketball-royale-ewing-leads-st-patrick-to-upset-win-over-notre-dame.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Fast start helps St. Patrick knock off Niles West ]]>
St. Patrick came out firing Saturday and the Shamrocks blasted Niles West 62-45. St. Patrick (7-7), which has had an up and down season thus far, found themselves on the upswing, scoring the game’s first 12 points. After missing their the first shot, the Shamrocks converted their next eight, including four from beyond the arc, three of those from Loren Horton. “I … ]]>
Sat, 14 Jan 2012 23:12:28 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10022166-393/boys-basketball-fast-start-helps-st.-patrick-knock-off-niles-west http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/10022166-393/boys-basketball-fast-start-helps-st.-patrick-knock-off-niles-west
<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Jason Markus shoots Glenbrook North past St Patrick ]]>
Jason Markus certainly misses not having Andrew McAuliffe around as the 6-8 junior center recovers from a leg injury. “He’s most of our offense, our defense, he’s everything,” the junior Glenbrook North guard said. “We have to find more offense from everybody with him gone.” Markus certainly relished the chance of taking on a greater offensive role. Markus drilled six three-pointers on … ]]>
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 13:30:46 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9671674-393/boys-basketball-jason-markus-shoots-glenbrook-north-past-st-patrick.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9671674-393/boys-basketball-jason-markus-shoots-glenbrook-north-past-st-patrick.html
<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Chargers win in OT ]]> Reggie Johnson led a second-half comeback and hit the game-winning free throws with 2.4 seconds left in overtime to lead St. Joseph to a 56-54 win at St. Patrick. Johnson was fouled after he took a full-court inbound pass with 10 seconds left and drove the length of the court. ‘‘I just wanted to create something on that last play,’’ Johnson said. … ]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2011 22:26:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9610739-393/boys-basketball-chargers-win-in-ot.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9610739-393/boys-basketball-chargers-win-in-ot.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: East Suburban Catholic preview capsules ]]> EAST SUB. CATHOLIC Outlook: Benet has come back down to earth. Expect Marist and St. Patrick to compete for the title. Top five players: Ismar Seferagic, St. Patrick, F, Sr.; LJ McIntosh, Marist, G, Jr.; DJ Morris, St. Viator, G, Sr.; Brandon Motzel, Carmel, F, Sr.; Royale Ewing, St. Patrick, G, Sr. Keep an eye on: Tyler Ulis, Marian Catholic, G, So. … ]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 19:14:06 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9269761-393/boys-basketball-east-suburban-catholic-preview-capsules.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9269761-393/boys-basketball-east-suburban-catholic-preview-capsules.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Offensive struggles cost Dundee-Crown in loss ]]> A poor start and finish doomed Dundee-Crown on Saturday night as the Chargers scored a combined six points in the first and fourth quarters in a 44-35 loss to visiting St. Patrick in a nonconference game. “I though it was great we got off to a slow start and topped it off with a slow finish too,” said a sarcastic D-C coach … ]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2011 23:48:30 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9234994-393/boys-basketball-offensive-struggles-cost-dundee-crown-in-loss.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/9234994-393/boys-basketball-offensive-struggles-cost-dundee-crown-in-loss.html <![CDATA[ St. Patrick rolls past Marian Catholic ]]> St. Patrick 48, Marian Catholic 27: Jacob Williams totaled 19 points and 12 rebounds for St. Patrick (7-6, 3-2). … ]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:52:02 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4436346-393/st.-patrick-rolls-past-marian-catholic http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4436346-393/st.-patrick-rolls-past-marian-catholic <![CDATA[ Darby, Shamrocks rally past Dons ]]>
Kortney Darby believes Friday's 55-51 win over No. 17-ranked Notre Dame is the start of something good for St. Patrick. The Shamrocks were down by as many as 11 in the second quarter before Darby got the hot hand in the third in front of a full house in Chicago. The senior scored the first and last basket as part of a … ]]>
Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:48:02 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4436201-393/darby-shamrocks-rally-past-dons.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4436201-393/darby-shamrocks-rally-past-dons.html
<![CDATA[ Shamrocks' defense stymies Wolves ]]> Both St. Patrick and Niles West came into Saturday's nonconference game in Skokie riding a wave of momentum. The Wolves (10-7) defeated Waukegan on Friday and the Shamrocks upset No. 17 Notre Dame the same night. But thanks to a 8-0 run and a dominating defensive effort in the second period, it was the Shamrocks (9-7) who kept the momentum rolling with … ]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:46:02 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4435936-393/shamrocks-defense-stymies-wolves.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4435936-393/shamrocks-defense-stymies-wolves.html <![CDATA[ St. Patrick tops Lincoln Park ]]> St. Patrick 40, Lincoln Park 32: Kortney Darby finished with 12 points for St. Patrick (11-8). … ]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:34:01 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4435344-393/st.-patrick-tops-lincoln-park http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/stpatrick/boys_basketball/4435344-393/st.-patrick-tops-lincoln-park