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Friday night sports update

At Sterling: Princeton lost to Newman 54-46 in the Sauk Valley Shootout Friday at Musgrove Fieldhouse. The Tigers (2-2) will close out Shootout play at 5 p.m. Saturday vs. Dixon.

In other Shootout action, Rock Falls beat Morrison 63-33 and Sterling beat Dixon 53-30 and the PHS sophs beat Newman.

At AFC: LaMoille/Ohio lost to tourney host AFC 71-51.

At Wethersfield: Bureau Valley lost to Elmwood 77-63 Friday and will play Putnam County on Saturday.

At Coal City: Defending tournament champ St. Bede moved to 2-0 with a 65-45 win over Coal City Friday. The Bruins will play Gardner-South Wilmington Saturday looking to cap another championship.

The St. Bede sophs beat Coal City 67-27.

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