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John Konchar poured in 30 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out 7 assists to lift West Chicago to a 92-73 victory over Marmion in the third-place game of DeKalb's 86th annual Chuck Dayton Basketball Tournament. Mike Bibbs added 29 points and Mitch Henke 14 for the Wildcats (9-6). Jordan Glasgow and Michael Murphy combined for seven 3-pointers for Marmion (4-8) while scoring 23 and 14 points, respectively. Konchar and Marmion forward Jake Esp were named to the all-tournament team.
Glenbard North (8-2) must settle for a chance at third place after Philips beat the Panthers 68-66. Jeremiah Fleming scored 23 points followed by Chip Flanigan with 15 and Kendall Holbert's 14 for Glenbard North, which will play Elgin for third place at 6:45 p.m. Saturday.
Metea Valley (7-4) advanced in the championship bracket with a 55-46 victory over Providence. Marquell Oliver scored a game-high 24 points with Nick Dodson adding 15. The Mustangs face Lyons Twp. in a Jack Tosh Classic quarterfinal at 3:30 p.m.
Joining Metea in a championship quarterfinal is host York, a 65-45 winner over Sandburg. Charlie Rose scored 14 points and Frank Toohey 13 for the Dukes, who will play St. Ignatius at 5 p.m.
At Wheaton North:
Chrissy Baird and Kelly Thornton each scored 20 points to lead the host Falcons past Glenbrook South, 63-59 at Wheaton North's Bill Neibch Tournament.
Glenbard South defeated West Aurora 58-47 behind the one-two punch of Steffy Bazigos' 18 points and Tomei Ball's 17. The Raiders will play Wheaton North in the fifth-place game at 4:30 p.m. today.
Hinsdale Central got double-figure scoring from Gabrielle Rush, Jenna Broz and Emily Wasz to beat Downers Grove North 55-42 in a semifinal. Downers North was led by Sarah Costello's 16 points.
Molly Krawczykowski led Willowbrook with 12 points in the Warriors' 47-45 win over Elk Grove at Wheaton North. Melissa Rader scored 8 points with 6 assists. The Warriors meet St. Charles East at 3 p.m. today in the consolation championship.
Glenbard North won a 34-31 squeaker over Elgin at Wheaton North. The Panthers got 9 points and 5 rebounds from Laila Pickens.
At Oswego East:
York (6-8) beat Metea Valley 42-38 to advance to Saturday's Oswego East tournament championship. Sarah Milkowski scored 12 points with 11 rebounds and Jessica Bianchi scored 8 points with 6 assists for the Dukes.