Round 3 Game 1

Game Highlights

The Warriors avenged a 2009 title-game loss, leading by more than 20 at one point in a semifinal victory over defending champion Hales. James Crockett poured in 27 points with eight rebounds and three assists to lead the way, while Greg Mays chipped in 11 points and eight rebounds. Hales was topped by Aaric Armstead with 13 points.

Crete-Monee is making its seventh title-game appearance, but the Warriors' lone crown came in 1980. Hales had won its last two semifinals tests.

Championship Bracket

Crete-Monee 65
Hales Franciscan 54
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