Get ready for a high-octane hoops showdown in the Windy City as the top-ranked Curie Condors (14-1) square off against the battle-tested Romeoville Spartans (13-4) in a neutral-site clash at Whitney Young. Both teams come into this game boasting impressive records and hungry for victory, making this a must-watch matchup for Illinois high school basketball fans.
What it is: Illinois High School basketball
Matchup: Romeoville Spartans vs Curie Condors
Time: Sunday, January 7, at 3:45pM ET
Game Type: Whitney Young
Locations: Chicago, IL
Live Stream: Watch here
Condor Confidence Soars High
The Condors, led by the dynamic scoring duo of senior guard Jayden Johnson and junior forward Maya Jones, are a force to be reckoned with. Johnson’s electrifying speed and Jones’s unstoppable post moves have left defenses scrambling all season long. Their coach, Michael Jefferson, has instilled a fast-paced, ball-movement offense that makes Curie a nightmare for any opponent.
Spartans Ready to Show Their Mettle
The Spartans, on the other hand, are a team that thrives on grit and determination. Senior guard William Hernandez anchors the backcourt with his lockdown defense and clutch shooting, while junior forward Sarah Garcia provides a sparkplug of energy and hustle on the boards. Coach Lisa Martinez has her squad playing disciplined, team-oriented ball, and they’re not afraid to grind out wins when necessary.