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Knights fall to Mustangs for MSL East lead

January 14, 2012

By Alyssa Zediker Executive Sports Editor The Prospect and Rolling Meadows girls’ basketball teams came face to face in a battle for the title of first in the MSL East. Following four grueling quarters the lady Knights were left in the dust as the Mustangs took the title, 69-49. The game closed the fi...

Girls' basketball edges out Hersey

December 18, 2011

By Alyssa Zediker Executive Sports Editor For the third Friday in a row the varsity girls' basketball team came back from behind to take the win. Friday, Dec. 2 the knights came from behind in the fourth quarter to defeat Elk Grove 44-40 and Friday Dec. 9 the team overtook Wheeling in over time 75-...

Lady Knights defeat Grens

December 5, 2011

By Alyssa Zediker Executive Sports Editor Like senior Christina Brucci's 3 point shots Elk Grove saw their lead fade away in the final minutes of the 4 quarter as the Knights rallied to a 44-40 vicotry over the Grenadiers. The Knights trailed throughout much of the game but when Grenadier Diamnd Boyd fo...

Athlete of the Week: Maura Benson

December 2, 2011

By Alyssa Zediker Executive Sports Editor Maura Benson is one of three captains for girls' basketball team. The Knights defeated Schaumburg 50-41 and will be playing Elk Grove Dec 2 at 6:30 for full coverage check back here on prospectornow.com.   Q: How has the seasons been going for you so far? A: ...

Rolling Meadows slips past girls' basketball

December 8, 2010

By Maggie Devereux Executive Sports Editor Tied 33-33 midway through the fourth quarter, it looked as if it was anyone's game Friday at Pack the Place  as the varsity girls' basketball team took on Meadows. Meadows hit a 3-pointer with a little over five minutes to go to take the lead 35-33. The rema...

Missed opportunities mark girls' basketball's Barrington loss

February 25, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief A door opened for the girls' basketball team on Thursday night, and with it a path to a sectional championship, a destination not reached since 1989.  It came as the Knights beat Stevenson to claim the regional championship - for the second straight year - a...

Girls' basketball clinches second straight regional title

February 21, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Playing Stevenson for the regional championship on Thursday, the girls' basketball team had the advantage of experience. Sort of. Though the team had won the regional title last year and had beaten Stevenson (in double overtime) earlier this season, Thursday...

Lady Knights overpower Fillies

January 7, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Though marked by occasional thrillers, like the memorable double-overtime 50-46 win over Stevenson,  and the more recent double-overtime win against Hononegah, the girls' basketball team's success this season has come largely through an unspectacular but hi...

Girls' basketball finds success off backboards

December 6, 2009

By Riley Simpson Sports Editor     It's a premature relationship following a harsh break-up.  It's the name of the lackluster 2005 Martin Lawrence sports comedy.  It was also the girls' basketball team's main goal for their game against Buffalo Grove on Friday night. Rebound. Read More &r...

Lyons tournament a sweep for girls' basketball

December 1, 2009

By Riley Simpson The girls' basketball team capped off four tremendous victories at the Lyons Tournament, winning the round-robin competition for the third year in a row. Starting on Saturday Nov. 21 and continuing through the week, the team defeated each of their opponents by at least ten points, save...

Winter sports previews: girls' basketball

November 29, 2009

By Jenna Mastrolonardo Staff Writer With a record of 19-10 and 6-4 at conference, last year was a solid season for the girls' basketball team.  Among that team’s main accomplishments were victories at the Lion’s Thanksgiving Tournament, Regional Championship, and making the top 6 at the Dundee C...

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