Jordan King

(2-26-19) The Hononegah Indians (32-4) will make the school’s first ever trip to the IHSA State Girls Basketball Championships after winning the Class 4A Super-Sectional over Wheaton Warrenville South 50-33 at Streamwood. Senior Jordan King, the four year Indians star and Marquette signee, led the way.

King had half of the Indians’ 50 points with 25 points and 7 rebounds…and adding many key defensive plays in the 2nd half. Helping out in the Indians win, Hannah Malcomson added 11 points, including three 3-pointers, and Cali Schmitz with 8 points.

Hononegah coach Randy Weibel told the Daily News

“She’s (King) been doing it all year. She’s a great anticipator. She got us going and she carried us. She’s a great player, that’s the bottom line.”

Hononegah Tournament Run

  • Wheaton Warrenville South 50-33 – Super Sectional
  • Chrystal Lake Central 76-45 – Sectional Final
  • Boylan 68-53 – Sectional
  • Hampshire 45-31
  •  Guilford 60-23

Maine West Up Next

For King and her teammates the reward is a trip to Bloomington and the Class 4A State Finals this weekend. The Indians will take on undefeated #1 Maine West Friday night at 715pm, the Warriors beat Lake Forest 53-34 in their super-sectional final.

The other 4A semifinal game will feature Benet Academy vs Chicago Mother McCauley.

Maine West Tournament Run

  • Lake Forest 53-34 – Super-Sectional
  • Evanston 55-50 – OT – Sectional Final
  • Glenbrook South 60-46 – Sectional
  • Oak Park-River Forest 87-32
  • Chicago Lane 76-31

Its not the first time these two have met this season, the Warriors beat Hononegah during the regular season 62-39 at the Dundee-Crown Dundee-Crown Komaromy Classic.

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