Richards High School
Oak Forest High School
Stevon Lige scored 12 points, helping Richards notch a 44-23 victory over Oak Forest on Tuesday. On a basket from Matt Huttner, Richards Bulldogs Freshman locked down their lead in the third quarter.
- Richards pulled away during the final two quarters of the game, after being tied at the half with Oak Forest (IL) at 21-21. Richards gained on their opponent late in the game, scoring a game-high 14 points in the third quarter, while only giving up 2 points in the second half.
- Lige led Richards's offense with 12 points, including six during the first period.
- Also helping the effort for Richards were Nolan Gimza (8 points), Tarell Hicks (6 points), Giovanni Guillen (5 points), Omar Rayan (4 points), Nico Paredes (4 points), Huttner (3 points), and Muhsen Salem (2 points).
The Bulldogs are now 3-2 on the season and have their home opener this Friday against Hillcrest.