Girls Basketball: Neuqua Valley eliminates Benet, ends Peter Paul’s storied coaching career

<p>Benet Academy's head coach Peter Paul takes in the first half action as the Redwings play Neuqua Valley. | Allen Cunningham/For Sun-Times Media</p>

Benet Academy's head coach Peter Paul takes in the first half action as the Redwings play Neuqua Valley. | Allen Cunningham/For Sun-Times Media

Neuqua Valley brought an anticlimactic end to the coaching career of Benet’s Peter Paul.

The top-seeded Wildcats jumped out to a 14-4 lead Monday and led wire-to-wire in a 54-37 victory at the Class 4A Joliet Central Sectional semifinals. They will play Oswego in Thursday’s title game.

Thus ends the 29-year career of Paul, who retires with a record of 617-260, including 18 regional championships, four sectional titles and a state quarterfinal appearance in 1998.

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