Prairie Ridge knocks off Hampshire

SHARE Prairie Ridge knocks off Hampshire

With first-place Hampshire visiting on Friday night, a struggling Prairie Ridge team knew it had to be the aggressor on its home floor.

“You better have a lot of energy to play Hampshire. They’re an outstanding team. They put good numbers up on everybody,” Prairie Ridge coach Corky Card said. “Our little mantra was ‘Compete or get beat,’ because they really bring it every night.”

The Wolves battled for three quarters and then pulled away with a big fourth to beat the Whip-Purs, 64-50, in a Fox Valley Conference Fox Division game at Prairie Ridge High School.


The Latest
Six-week timetable trimmed to four as she eyes return on June 1
Sueños returns to Grant Park on May 25-26, bringing tens of thousands of music fans to Chicago. Here’s what to know if you plan on going.
The trio wore masks, brandished firearms and used stolen cars to rob liquor stores and bars, federal prosecutors say.