Nobal Days, Park
Park High School junior Nobal Days had a monster week for the Panthers boys basketball team.
The 6-foot-9 Days totaled 51 rebounds in three games. He started his stretch in Park’s season opener Wednesday with 17 rebounds and 14 points in a 71-69 overtime victory over Wauwatosa East at Park.
At the ETL Basketball Classic in Mansfield, Ohio, Saturday and Sunday, Days had 19 rebounds, 10 assists and nine rebounds in a 73-49 victory over St. Michaels Saturday and 15 rebounds and eight points in a 62-53 victory over Horizon Christian Sunday.
Olivia Pitrof, Horlick
Olivia Pitrof is quickly becoming a force for the Horlick High School girls basketball team.
The 5-foot-11 sophomore led the Rebels to two victories last week as they evened their season record at 2-2.
Last Tuesday, the left-handed Pitrof was a thorn in the side of Union Grove, scoring a career-high 26 points to lead Horlick to a 64-56 upset of the previously unbeaten Broncos.
On Friday, Pitrof scored 19 points to help lead the Rebels in their 52-51 victory over Southeast Conference rival Kenosha Bradford. Horlick won the game on a late free throw.
Burlington Co-op boys swimming
Even without top swimmer Bailey Bleser, the Demons had a great day Saturday at the Cudahy Small School Invitational, winning five events to win the championship.
Burlington Co-op, which also had six second places and scored 396 points, was led by Jimmy Keeker, who won the 200-yard individual medley (2:19.51) and 100 freestyle (55.02) and joined EJ Wright, Zach Olstinske and Ethan Brannen on the winning 200 medley relay (1:52.71) and 200 freestyle relay (1:39.68) teams.
Brannen also won the 100 butterfly in 1:00.72 and was second in the 100 breaststroke (1:08.76).