Guard height helps Lake Zurich stand out

LAKE ZURICH — Standing just 5-foot-6 as a freshman, Brad Kruse grew up playing point guard. Kruse, now a senior, still handles the ball for Lake Zurich — only he’s sprouted to 6-foot-4. Kruse is one of Lake Zurich’s exceptionally tall starting guards — juniors Jack O’Neill and Mike Travlos are each listed at 6-foot-3.Continue reading “Guard height helps Lake Zurich stand out”

Third-quarter run carries Lake Zurich past Mundelein

Lake Zurich 83, Mundelein 42 THE SKINNY Lake Zurich’s boys basketball team led Mundelein by just six points with four minutes remaining in the third quarter, but closed the period on a 12-1 run to open up a 59-42 lead. Lake Zurich (3-2, 1-0 NSC Lake) outscored Mundelein 45-13 in the second half Wednesday. TURNINGContinue reading “Third-quarter run carries Lake Zurich past Mundelein”