It is a long trip from Alexandria, Louisiana, to Houston, Texas, to Winnetka, Ill. But Rashid Smith made it without a hitch.
The IHSA playoffs might be a few weeks away, but playoff basketball is alive and well in Chicago. Simeon and Curie have the top seeds in this years Public League playoff bracket.
By Joe Collins and Taylor Bell
1 Simeon (20-1)
Results: Defeated Bogan 68-57 and Harlan 81-59
This Week: TBA (Public League Playoffs)
Connor Boehm, the 6-foot-7, 235-pound mover and shaker on New Trier's basketball team, played baseball until his freshman year.