Big games this weekend for Wildkits


Two big games are coming up this weekend for the Evanston Township High School boys and girls basketball teams.

The 11th ranked Wildkit girls play in the IHSA Regional Championship on Friday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. in Beardsley Gymnasium.  Tickets for that game are $4 each.

Then the 5th Wildkit boys face 3rd ranked Simeon in the City-Suburban Showdown on Saturday, Feb. 20, at 8 p.m. at Lyons Township High School

$10 admission Saturday includes the 6 p.m. game between 19th Riverside-Brookfield  and 1st ranked Morgan Park.

Tickets will be on sale in Beardsley Gym lobby at ETHS at 1600 Dodge Ave. from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday. 

Athletic Director Chris Livatino says last year’s showdown sold out before the first game.

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