Wheaton Academy closes out perfect run through SCC

WEST CHICAGO - Playing in their final game in the Subarban Christian Conference, Wheaton Academy defeated Marmion 59-49 to wrap up a perfect run through the league.

The Warriors, who will begin the playoffs on Wednesday, captured their fifth straight conference title.

Leading by seven at halftime, the home team went on a 16-8 run in the third quarter to pull away. Josh Ruggles led all scorers with 16 points.

Wheaton Academy finished with a 10-0 mark in the SCC. Next year the school is moving to the Metro Suburban Conference.