East, Auburn perfect on opening night of summer league

ROCKFORD – Rockford Public Schools 205 went 5-1 on the first night of the East High School Varsity Summer League.

Jefferson’s George Williams warms up before the J-Hawks took on Auburn.

East, which has to replace its top four scorers from last year’s conference title team, beat South Beloit, 56-19, and Beloit Memorial, 61-50.

Auburn, which returns leading scorer Josh Ausler, also beat Beloit Memorial, 54-35, and then topped Jefferson, 59-44.

The J-Hawks won their other game, knocking off Winnebago, 67-43. Guilford is not playing in the summer league.

Here is next week’s schedule:

June 10 – main gym
6 p.m. – Dixon vs. Harlem
7 p.m. – Dixon vs. Hononegah
8 p.m. – East vs. Jefferson
9 p.m. – East vs. Rochelle

Field house court one
6 p.m. – Beloit Turner vs. Hononegah
7 p.m. – Beloit Turner vs. Harlem
8 p.m. – Auburn vs. Lutheran
9 p.m. – Jefferson vs. Lutheran

Field house court two
6 p.m. – Byron vs. Janesville Parker
7 p.m. – Freeport vs. Janesville
8 p.m. – Winnebago vs. Belvidere North
9 p.m. – Auburn vs. Belvidere North

Field house court three
6 p.m. – Freeport vs. Beloit Memorial
7 p.m. – Byron vs. Beloit Memorial
8 p.m. – Rochelle vs. South Beloit
9 p.m. – Winnebago vs. South Beloit

Posted on 06.04.19