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Prep roundup: T’wolves top Polo in overtime

Published: Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

The Indian Creek boys basketball team rebounded from a loss to Mooseheart with a 84-79 overtime victory against Polo on Wednesday.

Garrett Post led the Timberwolves (14-8) with 22 points and 15 rebounds, and Noah Holm added 20 points.

“Polo is 20-5 on the season. It was a great rebound effort after a tough game against Mooseheart [Tuesday] night,” Indian Creek coach Joe Piekarz said. “I was really proud of the execution and effort we had as a full team.” 

Hiawatha wins: Hiawatha defeated LaMoille, 46-38, at home in a Little Ten Conference matchup.

Evan Williams led the Hawks (2-14, 1-4 LTC) with 14 points, Alex Flores had 12 and Mike Mercado added 10.


T’wolves advance to final: Indian Creek defeated Earlville-Leland, 46-23, in the Class 1A Earlville Regional semifinals.



Whisenhunt, Morreale to state: DeKalb/Sycamore’s Meredith Whisenhunt and Alison Morreale each qualified for the state meet in individual events in Tuesday’s Wheaton-Warrenville South Sectional.

Whisenhunt took third in the vault with a 9.4 and Morreale was fifth in the balance beam with a score of 9.225. At-large qualifiers will be announced Monday. 

DeKalb/Sycamore took fifth overall as a team, finishing behind team champion Geneva.


Hawks drop nonconference game: Hiawatha lost to Ashton-Franklin Center, 81-48, in Ashton. Mike Mercado led the Hawks with 22 points.


Hawks’ season comes to an end: In the Class 1A Rockford Christian Life Regional quarterfinal, Rockford Christian Life defeated Hiawatha, 50-16.

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