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Prep Destination of the Week

Updated 6:56 AM CDT, Fri, Feb 11, 2011

"If you have a prep destination you'd like to see on Friday, send your suggestions to Matt Rodewald on Facebook, Twitter (@Matt_Rodewald) or via email at"

Friday, February 11

#8 Thronton (19-1) at Stagg (16-5) at 7 p.m.

8015 W. 111th St., Palos Hills, IL 60465

Directions: RT 83, right SW HWY, left on 111th

Parking: east and west of the school

Gas: 111th & Southwest Hwy (Marathon)

Food: Peppo's! 103rd & Roberts Rd (1 mile north)

Friday, February 4

East Aurora (15-5) at Waubonsie Valley (14-7)

2590 Ogden Ave., Aurora, IL 60504

Directions: 5th Ave. east to Eola, turn right (2.3 miles apart)

Parking: North of school

Gas: Ogden and Eola (BP Gas)

Shopping: Fox Valley Mall (3 miles away)

D-I Recruits: Ryan Boatright (UConn)



Friday, January 21

Glenbrook North Spartans (14-2) @ Niles North Vikings (12-5)

9800 N. Lawler Ave., Skokie, IL 60077

Directions: I-94 East to Old Orchard Rd, exit east to Lawler Ave., south to the school

Parking: North and west of the school

Gas: Old Orchard Rd & Lawler Ave. (Shell)

Food: Oberweis - 3 miles north on Randall Rd

D-I Recruits: Abdel Nader (New Mexico) 49 pts. vs. GBN (Dec 7)

Buzzer Beater: GBN's Joseph Prince 3FG as time expired in 74-71 meeting (Dec 7)

Friday, January 14

#14 Glenbard East (13-1) @ West Aurora (8-4)

1201 W. New York St., Aurora, IL 60506

Directions: I-88, Exit Orchard Rd south, Galena Blvd to school

Parking: Not much, northeast of gym or street parking

Gas: Galena Blvd & Constitution Dr (BP)

Food: Oberweis - 3 miles north on Randall Rd

D-I Recruits: Zach Miller (NIU), Johnny Hill (ISU)

Friday, December 17

#4 De La Salle Meteors @ Hales Franciscan Spartans

49th & Cottage Grove, Chicago, IL 60615

Directions: Dan Ryan, exit east at 47th St.

Parking: North of the building, maybe 75 spots

D-1 prospects: Mike Shaw (Illinois), Aaron Armstead, Aaric Armstead and Eddie Alcantara

Friday, December 10

#14 Notre Dame Dons (7-0) @ #3 Benet Redwings (5-0)

2200 Maple Ave, Lisle, IL 60532

Directions: I-88, I-355, Maple Ave

Parking: Southwest of the school -- not much of it

Gas: Main & Maple (Shell)

Benet's D-1 Signees: David Sobolewski (Northwestern), Frank Kaminsky (Wisconsin)

Friday, December 3

Oswego East (4-1) at #23 Plainfield North (4-0)

12005 S. 248th Ave., Plainfield, IL 60585

Directions: US 30, Ferguson Rd, 248th Ave.

Parking: South of the school, plenty of it

Gas: No need, 3.8 miles between schools

Star Watch: Wesley Brooks (OE) & Jack Kreiger (PN)

First Published: Dec 3, 2010 7:54 AM CDT

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