Genoa-Kingston girls basketball lost to Rockford Lutheran, 44-19, in the Class 3A Freeport Regional semifinals on Wednesday.
The Cogs (8-20) were led by senior Andrea Strohmaier, who tallied nine points.
“We improved throughout the year. I liked the way our defense came around,” G-K coach Kyle Henkel said. “If we continue to grow, we just need to take care of the ball a little bit better.
“I really enjoyed the season with these girls. I’m hoping we took a step in the right direction this year.”
TUESDAY’S LATE RESULTS
IC’s season ends: Indian Creek lost to Putnam County, 73-26, in the Class 1A Putnam County Sectional semifinals.
Josie Diehl led the T’wolves with eight points.
Cogs advance: Genoa-Kingston defeated Harvard, 54-30, in the Class 1A Freeport Regional quarterfinals.
Andrea Strohmaier led the Cogs with 13 points while Jesi Nay scored 11 and Torri Bennett added 10.
Sycamore loses: Sycamore lost a Northern Illinois Big 12 crossover game to Ottawa, 50-48.
IC tops IMSA: Indian Creek defeated IMSA, 63-31, in a nonconference road game.
Garrett Post led the T’wolves with 17 points and 10 rebounds while Garrison Govig had 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Noah Holm also added 10 points and dished out nine assists.
Yorkville tops DeKalb: DeKalb fell to Yorkville, 78-74, in a Northern Illinois Big 12 East game.
DeKalb (11-15, 3-5 NI Big 12) was led by 22 points from Luke Davis III and 20 points from Jace Kitchen, including four 3-pointers. Rudy Lopez Jr. added 10 in the loss.
Kaneland falls: St. Charles North defeated Kaneland, 62-59, in a nonconference game. Tyler Carlson had 17 points while Drew David added 14 for the Knights (13-9).
Royals lose: Hinckley-Big Rock lost to Plano, 85-60, a nonconference game.