The 2013-14 campaign for the Wheaton North boys basketball team came to a close Tuesday in a 76-60 loss to Riverside-Brookfield in a Class 4A Elk Grove regional semifinal game.
The Falcons had advanced to the semifinals after defeating Willowbrook 68-33 on Monday.
Last week, Wheaton North nearly denied Glenbard North a share of the DVC title in the regular season finale Feb. 26 before falling, 78-69.
The score was tied at 64-64 with four minutes remaining but the Panthers, who tied for first place in the league with West Aurora, went on a 14-5 run to close the game.
Andrew Slivinski did all he could to spoil the Panthers’ hopes, scoring 29 points. The senior connected on four 3-pointers and added eight rebounds. Matt Biegalski added 10 points.
Wheaton Warrenville South
The Tigers’ boys basketball season came to an end Monday in a 53-40 loss to Plainfield East in a Class 4A regional quarterfinal.
Wheaton Warrenville South had closed out the regular season with a 45-41 loss to Glenbard East on Feb. 26.
The Spartans fell 46-44 to Wheaton Academy on Feb. 26 despite a game-high 21 points from Zach Prociuk. Jason Sullivan contributed 10 points.
St. Francis began the playoffs Wednesday at the Kaneland regional.