Category: Boys Basketball

East makes more boys basketball history

The East E-Rabs took the drama out of Wednesday’s game early, scoring 29 of the first 42 points against Hononegah and cruising to an 83-45 win. Sincere Parker led the way with 22 points, but eight different E-Rabs hit at least one 3-pointer. With the beatdown, the E-Rabs finished a perfect 18-0 in the NIC-10. […]

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Register Star featuring RPS Hall of Famers

ROCKFORD – The 7th annual RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame is this Saturday and this year’s class is as varied and storied as past inductees. This year’s group features: The first inductee from the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. The only ABA or NBA all-star to come out of the NIC-10. A three-sport […]

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J-Hawks finish dominant freshman run by winning conference tournament

ROCKFORD – Jefferson’s varsity boys basketball team is dominated by sophomores and juniors and more young talent is on the way. Jefferson’s freshmen basketball team wrapped up a dominant campaign by rolling through the annual conference tournament at Boylan. The J-Hawks beat Belvidere North (53-38), Harlem (52-32) and then East in the finals 69-49. It […]

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Another weekend of smashed milestones for District 205 students

In case you missed it, this past weekend featured a plethora of students reaching major accomplishments. Here’s a rundown of all the great things from Friday and Saturday. Guilford’s boys basketball team clinched its first winning season since 2006-2007 by knocking Harlem out of second place in the NIC-10 race. Guilford senior Treighton Hoang qualified […]

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Guilford boys basketball back in winners’ column

ROCKFORD – Lost in East’s record-setting season is the solid improvement of the Guilford Vikings boys basketball program. On Friday, Guilford knocked Machesney Park Harlem out of second place with a 62-55 win at Guilford. Jamil Jones and Tyler Knuth had 18 points each for the Vikings.  The victory moved the Vikings to 16-13, guaranteeing […]

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District 205 boys basketball teams to battle it out in East regional

ROCKFORD – East and Auburn were given the No. 1 and No. 4 seeds in the Rock Valley College sectional. East, which is a school-record 28-2, will host one of the regionals, which will also feature Guilford and Jefferson. The Vikings and J-Hawks are seeded 8th and 9th and will kick off the regional on […]

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East sets school record on solid night for RPS boys hoops

The East E-Rabs scored 60 points in the first half, taking the drama out of a showdown with second-place Harlem early, in a 88-59 win over the Huskies. East improved to 27-2 for the year, setting a new school record for wins on a season. Sincere Parker led East with 21 points. The E-Rabs now […]

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East stars headline Rising Classic rosters

ROCKFORD – Three stars from East’s NIC-10 champion E-Rabs were picked to play in the Rising Stars Classic at Rock Valley College on March 30. Chris Burnell – East’s all-time leading scorer – Sha’den Clanton and Andres Thompson were picked by area media for the NIC-10 squad. Tyshawn Whitt and Justin Blake of Auburn and […]

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NIC-10 Boys Basketball Standings

School Conference Overall Rockford East 18-0 29-2 Boylan Catholic 13-5 20-11 Machesney Park Harlem 12-6 18-11 Rockford Auburn 10-8 16-14 Rockford Guilford 9-9 17-13 Rockton Hononegah 8-10 16-15 Belvidere North 8-10 15-15 Rockford Jefferson 8-10 15-16 Freeport 2-16 4-26 Belvidere 1-17 4-26

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District 205 students had big weekends from chess boards to basketball floors

There were a number of outstanding performances turned in by District 205 students in all kinds of events. There was almost too much to keep track of so here’s a recap of all the accomplishments. East’s boys basketball team clinched its first NIC-10 boys basketball title since 1981 and tied a school record with its […]

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