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Rolling Meadows rolls in home finale
Daily Herald report

Rolling Meadows' seniors got to play one final time on their home court on Thursday night.

They went out in style, recording an 83-29 triumph over No. 8 Mundelein in the championship game of their own Class 4A girls basketball regional.

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It was the third regional crown in school history and second straight under second-year coach Ryan Kirkorsky.

The top-seeded Mustangs (25-4) advanced to the Barrington sectional where they will face the winner of today's Waukegan regional championship between No. 4 Hersey (24-4) and No. 12 Wheeling (15-15). Meadows' semifinal game will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Senior Jenny Vliet (10 rebounds) scored a game-high 19 points to lead Meadows while classmates Jackie Kemph (11 assists) and Alexis Glasgow each added 17 points.

Glasgow is 4 points of 1,500 for her career.

"Our kids played incredibly hard," Kirkorsky said. "We talked a little before the game about our eight seniors having their last opportunity to play on their home court. And we are very proud how they played."

Ashley Montanez added 9 points and 8 rebounds for the Mustangs.

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