The annual City/Suburban Showdown will take place Feb. 19 at UIC Pavilion:
4:30 pm: Lyons vs. Proviso East
6:30 pm: Rock Island vs. Morgan Park
8:30 pm: Simeon vs. Benet
In 17 games before the break, Copper was averaging 13.8 points (44.4% shooting) and 5.1 rebounds. In 12 games since, she was averaging 17.8 points (50% shooting) and 6.8 rebounds.
The Blue Devils’ seniors believe everything is back in its right place now that quarterback Adam Behrens has returned.
The Cubs took an early lead, as Seiya Suzuki, Nico Hoerner and Ian Happ combined to drive in three runs in the first inning. Nick Madrigal’s fourth-inning single gave the Cubs a 4-0 lead.