Stockton, Illinois — After a miraculous season for our Lady Blackhawks the Hilltoppers went on to win the Class 1A state title game on Saturday afternoon, defeating our Stockton Blackhawks 53-31 to claim the Hilltoppers’s first-ever state championship.
In the title game on Saturday, Schlarman jumped out to an 18-7 lead at the end of the first quarter. Stockton had 22 turnovers with the Hilltoppers outscoring the Blackhawks 21-2 in points off turnovers.
Coach Tim Timpe in just his second season with the Blackhawks has improved them from 13-15 last year to 32-2 presently.
We are proud to call our Lady Blackhawks the 2018 Class 1A state runner-up champions. Congratulations ladies. You earned it.
Here are some images of the game and of the team.
Our Lady Blackhawks are the 2018 Class 1A state runner-ups. Congratulations Lady Blackhawks! You made us all very proud!
Here is the team with their 2nd Place Trophy:
Our Lady Blackhawks with their 2nd place trophy! ❤️💛🏀 Congratulations ladies and coaches! We are so proud of you!
Cover photo: (edited) https://www.facebook.com/StocktonLadyBlackhawksBasketball/posts/2001648896754246