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TFS Sports round-up: Girls basketball eases past Calumet

November 20-22, 2021

As part of The Lansing Journal’s ongoing efforts to increase sports coverage at TF South, we have asked TFS coaches to provide us with information about their matches/games. The Lansing Journal posts these scores and summaries multiple times per week in a “TFS Sports round-up.”

By Josh Bootsma

LANSING, Ill. (November 22, 2021) — The scores for November 20-22 are below. Also, due to a transmission complication that occurred last week, girls basketball scores from throughout last week are also included.

TFS Girls Basketball

Tuesday, November 16

Opponent: Lincoln-Way East High School (Bobby Bolton Classic tournament)

Score: TFS fell to Lincoln-Way East 55-35.

Jaiden Thompson notched 16 points in the game.

Wednesday, November 17

Opponent: Oak Lawn High School (Bobby Bolton Classic tournament)

Score: TFS lost in a close game to Oak Lawn 56-53.

Jaiden Thompson scored another 16 points in the contest, followed closely by Saniyah Payton, who netted 12.

Thursday, November 18

Opponent: Shepard High School (Bobby Bolton Classic tournament)

Score: TFS beat Shepard 49-47.

Tariya Wright led the scoring with 14 points. Jaiden Thompson and Saniyah Payton each scored 12.

Saturday, November 20

Opponent: Chicago Christian High School

Score: TFS bested Chicago Christian 58-29.

Monday, November 22

Opponent: Calumet High School

Score: TFS blew out Calumet High School 63-10.

Jaiden Thompson had 13 points while Katlynn Williams-Clark had 10.

Athlete of the week

TFS’ athlete of the week this week is Jaiden Thompson, who, as shown above, has been a scoring leader for TFS Girls Basketball this season.

The TF Sports sports schedule can be found here. TF South is located at 18500 Burnham Avenue, Lansing, IL.


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Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.