H.S. Boys Basketball: Joliet West handily defeats Lockport
Alex Ortiz | 12/13/2016, 9:36 p.m.
JOLIET - The Joliet West Tigers (8-0) continued their roll to start the season with a 74-45 win against Lockport at home on Tuesday night.
Early on, Joliet West missed a couple of good chances and turned the ball over uncharacteristically, but still led 20-10 in the first quarter.
Then senior guard Trevian Bell took over.
The Drake University commit shot four threes and dunked hard scoring 26 points on the Porters pacing his team to another decisive victory. Senior guard Teyvion Kirk had 15 points.
Next up, the Tigers take on Plainfield South in conference play on Friday, Dec. 16 at 6:30.
In other news, Joliet West also earned the No. 3 seed for the Pontiac Holiday Tournament Dec. 28-30 behind Chicago teams Curie and Simeon in a loaded field.
Other local basketball scores:
Joliet Central 59, Oswego 48
Bolingbrook 53, Lockport 21
Minooka 54, Plainfield East 47
Plainfield South 32, Joliet Catholic 27