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H-F girls basketball squad defeats Marist to take sectional

With Thursday’s 63-45 victory, Homewood-Flossmoor High School’s girls basketball team advances to the super-sectional round of the Illinois State High School Association (IHSA) tournament.

The Vikings defeated Marist High School, of Chicago, to take the Palos Heights sectional round.

H-F will play Montini High School, of Lombard, in Monday’s super-sectional contest. The game begins at 7 p.m. at Mother McAuley High School in Chicago.

Montini defeated Whitney Young High School, of Chicago, 67-52, to win the Summit sectional on Thursday.

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Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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