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Lake Zurich fends off Mundelein

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Lake Zurich fends off Mundelein
Daily Herald report

Lake Zurich's boys basketball team avoided an upset in its North Suburban Lake Division finale Friday night.

Mike Travlos scored 20 points, hitting 9 of 12 free throws, and Brad Kruse added 17 points and 9 rebounds, as the visiting Bears held off Mundelein 78-69.

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Mundelein (2-26, 0-12) led 63-57 with five minutes left in the fourth quarter.

Lake Zurich (17-12, 5-7) also got big lifts from sophomores Nick Penny (8 points, 11 rebounds) and Nick Meyer (7 points on 3-of-3 shooting).

Sam Nelson and Derek Parola led Mundelein with 14 points apiece, while J.T. Michalski had 13 for the Mustangs, who were up 22-17 after one quarter but trailed 34-33 at halftime and 51-50 after three.

North Chicago 79, Wauconda 73: The host Bulldogs threated to spoil the Warhawks' perfect record in the North Suburban Prairie Division.

Wauconda (13-13, 5-7) bolted to a 20-11 lead after one quarter and was up 39-25 at halftime. But North Chicago (12-0 NSC Prairie) outscored the Bulldogs 30-12 in the third quarter.

Dion Head had 20 points and 5 assists for Wauconda, which suffered its sixth loss in a row. The Bulldogs also received 13 points apiece from Matt Bulgarelli and Ben Carlson (6 rebounds, 4 blocks, 3 steals) and 12 from Ricky Sidlowski. Joey Lovelle had 7 points and 4 assists.

North Chicago's JaVairius Amos-Mays led all scorers with 31 points. JayQuan McCloud added 18.

Grayslake Central 59, Woodstock North 29: Charlie Anderson scored 11 points for the Rams, who improved to 15-9 and 11-0 in the Fox Valley Fox.

Joey Mudd added 9 points for Grayslake Central. Alex Lennartz returned to the Rams' lineup after missing five straight games and scored 7 points.

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