Benet Academy back in the sectional semifinals after a year hiatus taking on Northwestern commit Barrett Benson and Hinsdale South. Redwings jump out to an 11-5 lead heading to the second after Jason Malonga scored six of his 14 points in the opening quarter. But in the second, the Hornets make a game of it, closing out the half on a 14-4 run tying the game at 19.
The Redwings come out firing on all cylinders in the third quarter. Benet knocked down five three pointers in the second half after dropping only one in the first 16 minutes. Liam Lyman hit three of those threes en route to a 15 point performance. The Redwings outscored Hinsdale South 41 to 24 in the second half as Benet Academy advances to the Sectional final.