Round 3 Game 1

Game Highlights

   For the first time since 2009, Hales Franciscan will return to the McDipper title contest after a 66-53 victory over Bolingbrook in Monday's semifinals. The Spartans (12-1) will play in the championship game for the fifth time, having won titles in 2009, 2007 and 2002. Bolingbrook was in its second straight semifinal, as the Raiders finished second last year.
    Joseph Larry hit 10 of 11 at the foul line to lead Hales with 16 points, while Johnny Fox powered home 15 points and 10 rebounds. The Spartans took command with a 19-10 differential in the third period. The Raiders were ignited by Brodric Thomas (12 points), Zach Grady (11 points) and Dimitri Akenten (10 points, seven rebounds).

Championship Bracket

Hales Franciscan 66
Bolingbrook 53
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