2017-'18 Season Coverage
updated: 3/2/2017 10:12 PM

Giesey, Hughes come up with regal 3-point efforts

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  • Jen Giesey

    Jen Giesey

  • Jordyn Hughes

    Jordyn Hughes

Daily Herald report

Carmel Catholic senior Jennifer Giesey (Class 3A) and Warren junior Jordyn Hughes (Class 4A) advanced to the Final Four in the "Queen of the Hill" Three-Point Showdown at Redbird Arena in Normal on Thursday night.

Giesey made 10 of 15 three-point shots, 1 fewer than Litchfield freshman Carson Jackson and Simeon junior Jasmyn Jackson. Glenbard South sophomore Maggie Bair also advanced to Friday's semifinals, which begin at 12:45 p.m.

Hughes advanced in Class 4A by making 11 of 15 shots from beyond the arc, tying for first place. She will compete at 7 p.m. Friday against Hampshire senior Rachel Dumoulin, Plainfield East junior Olivia Jenkins and Rolling Meadows senior Kelsey Nallon.

Warren junior Camille Cuevas and Stevenson junior Klaire Steffans each made eight 3-pointers but did not advance.

The "Queen of the Hill" will be crowned Saturday night.

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