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Boys basketball

Putnam County 59, DePue 34: Evan Krieser scored 23 points to lead the Panthers in Friday’s Tri-County Conference championship. Jose Reyes led DePue in defeat with 13 points and Isaac Reyes added nine.

Putnam County won the sophomore game 44-23.

Mendota 45, Rockford Christian 32: Mark Prescott poured in 26 points as the Trojans (5-1) rolled in Big Northern play on the road Saturday.

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