On "Sarah Kuligowski Night," Grayslake Central's girls basketball team made sure it was still celebrating after the game.
The Rams held on to defeat visiting Johnsburg 35-33, extending their Fox Valley Conference Fox Division winning streak to 29 games. Carson Sparkman led the way for the two-time defending division champs with 13 points, while Morgan Dahlstrom added 9.
Before the game, the Rams honored Kuligowski, who capped her senior season last winter by winning the Class 3A three-point-shooting contest at Illinois State University's Redbird Arena.
Grayslake Central (11-7, 4-0) trailed 10-8 after one quarter before outscoring Johnsburg 9-3 in the second quarter. The Rams took a 27-19 lead into the fourth.
Megan Landazzi paced the Skyhawks with 9 points.
Johnsburg was the last team to beat Grayslake Central in FVC Fox action, defeating the Rams 60-53 on Jan. 28, 2010.