Stars 2nd in tournament

The Illinois Stars 17U basketball team, which features two players from Naperville, finished second in the Gold Division of the NY2LA Swish 'N Dish Spring Warm-Up Tournament over the weekend.

The Stars feature 7-foot-2-inch Tyler Jackson, who played for Vermont Academy High School this winter. He spent his first two seasons at Nazareth Academy.

The team also has 6-foot point guard Jeremiah Ferguson. He attends Marist High School but played at Wheaton Academy his freshman season.

-Jeff Vorva, Special to the Tribune