Men's Basketball

Spartans (21-7) topple St. Viator
in ESCC defensive struggle

M basketballFEB. 14- Host Marian Catholic hit 88 percent from the foul line (14 of 16) and gained an 11-point scoring edge at the stripe en route to a 47-44 ESCC victory over Saint Viator on Senior Night. The decision pulled Marian into a tie for the ESCC lead with Notre Dame.

Ahron Ulis paced the Spartans (21-7, 7-1) with 16 points, while Elijah Jones notched 11 points and five rebounds. Yemi Elutilo added nine points, Ryan Staack clicked for eight markers, and Jeremiah Jones finished with three points and four rebounds.

Sophs: The young Spartans rolled past Saint Viator, 54-29, behind 19 points from Eddie Barrett and 13 points from Quentin Jones.

Frosh: Marian's A Squad fell to the Lions, 62-54, while the Marian B Team dropped a 36-33 decision to Saint Viator.

  

 

 
Rankings: Southtown #4Sun-Times #10; City-Suburban Hoops #8
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OT
Final
SAINT VIATOR 15 8 11 10  
 -44
at MARIAN CATHOLIC 13 12 13 9  
-47
 

FEB. 14- MARIAN CATHOLIC 47, SAINT VIATOR 44
   SAINT VIATOR
- Hickey 2-0-4, Campagna (2)-0-5, Kochera (6)-1-15, Schumacher (1)-1-4, Huene 0-0-0, Aldana (2)-0-6, Harrington 1-0-2, Mahoney (1)-0-3, Benson 2-1-5. Totals: 17-3-44.
   MARIAN- Ulis (4)-7-16, Jayden Jones 0-0-0, Staack 2-4-8, E. Jones 5-1-11, Elutilo (3)-2-9, Nobles 0-0-0, Jeremiah Jones (1)-0-3, Davis 0-0-0, Klupchak 0-0-0. Totals: 15-14-47.
   Field goals: Saint Viator 17 of 38, .447; Marian 15 of 30, .500. Free throws: Saint Viator 3 of 6, .500; Marian 14 of 16, .875. Three-point goals: Saint Viator 7 of 17, .412 (Kochera 2, Aldana 2, Campagna, Schumacher, Mahoney); Marian 3 of 10, .300 (Ulis, Elutilo, Jeremiah Jones). Rebounds: Saint Viator 16; Marian 14. Fouls: Saint Viator 16, Marian 11.

 

CONGRATS! Alum Tyler Ulis (Kentucky) named SEC Player of the Year. On June 23, 2016, Ulis was the 34th pick in the NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns.

 

Spartan alum and Chicago Bull Tyler Ulis '14 offers a kids camp at Marian on Aug. 12.

 

 


2018 IHSA Class 3A Third Place
 
 
   
2018-19 Honors

All-ESCC
Joe Green (Jr.), Guard
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), Guard
Chris White (Sr.), Forward

IBCA All-State
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 2nd Team
Chris White (Sr.), Special Mention

City-Suburban Hoops All-State
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 2nd Team
Daily Southtown All-Area
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 1st Team
Joe Green (Jr.), Honorable Mention
Chris White (Sr.), Honorable Mention