Illpolo.com Ballers of the Week
Week 9 - Sectionals
Grant Gucinski (Waubonsie Valley)
- Recorded a team-high 8 goals in the Warriors 19-4 win over STC North,
then totaled 5 goals to lift the Warriors past Neuqua Valley 11-8.
Nathan LeRoy (Loyola) - Tallied 9
goals in a 25-5 rout of St Viator in the opening round, then followed that
performance with 4 goals in a 18-4 rout of GBS. He finished the weekend
with 4 goals as the Ramblers advanced to state with a 13-5 win over
Dave Steinberger (Andrew) - Led Andrew to an opening round win over
H-F at the LWC Tournament with 4 total goals.
John Mikuzis (Neuqua) - Scored 8 goals as the Wildcats defeated
Hinsdale South 15-12.
Ryan Alberts (Naperville Central) - The Redhawks leading scorer had 5
goals in a 19-10 win over STC East.
Matt Travnik (LWC) - Totaled 4 goals to lead the Knights to a 24-10
win over Bremen in the first round and 4 scores in a 14-11 victory over
Alex Buck (Naperville North) - Alex led the Huskies to the second
round with 7 goals in a 15-10 win over Hinsdale Central.
Bryan Engnall (Lockport) -
Recorded 3 goals in a 12-7 win over Bradley.
Jon Christensen (Sandburg) -
Christensen scored 5 times in the Eagles 20-6 victory over Mt Carmel.
Willie Rossberger (Buffalo Grove)
- Tallied 3 goals as the Bison beat Hoffman Estates 8-6.
Whitaker Davis (Palatine) - Davis
was the leading scorer for the Pirates in 14-2 win over Schaumburg.
Jon del Prado (Fremd) - Scored 5 goals to lead the Vikings to an 11-9
win over Barrington, then scored twice to lead Fremd over Conant 7-6 in
Adam Dickelman (Fremd) - Made 14 saves in Fremd's 11-9 comeback win
over Barrington on Wednesday, then saved 19 shots in Fremd's 7-6 semifinal
win over Conant on Friday night.
Brett Krahn (Conant) - Krahn had 8 goals in the Cougars 16-7 defeat of
Ryan Alberts (Naperville Central) - Alberts scored 6 goals to lead the
Redhawks past Naperville North 18-9.
Tim Silkaitis (Evanston) - Scored 4 times to lead Evanston to a 10-9
win over New Trier at the GBN Sectional.
Peter Cosentino (Lyons) - Peter scored 5 goals in the Lions 10-3
semifinal win over St Rita.
Skylar Davis (Palatine) - Led the Pirates to a 20-8 win over Buffalo
Grove with 5 goals, then added 6 goals in Palatine's 12-6 sectional final
win over Fremd.
Matt Neimeier (Sandburg) - Scored 4 goals as the Eagles defeated
Brother Rice 8-5.
John Mikuzis (Neuqua) - The Wildcats' frosh scored 4 goals in a losing
cause against Waubonsie (11-8 loss).
Jason Ament (LWE) - Ament had 9 goals in an 18-4 win over Andrew, plus
he scored 4 goals in a 12-8 win over Lincoln-Way Central in the sectional
Tyler Olsen (Naperville Central) - Helped the Redhawks advance to
state with 3 goals in a 9-6 win over Waubonsie.
Heather Gardner (Naperville Central) - Scored 2 goals off the bench to
help Central beat STC East 15-1 in the first round.
Brittany Walk (Naperville Central) -
Allowed only 1 goal and made 10 saves as the Redhawks beat STC East 15-1.
Mae Harris (Lyons) - Recorded 7 goals as Lyons advanced to the
semifinals of the Sandburg sectional in a 17-9 win over Richards.
Kathleen Patterson (Neuqua) - Tallied 4 goals to lead the Wildcats to
a 14-5 win over STC North.
Rachel Japp (LWE) - Registered 3 goals to help the Griffins beat
Michelle Mulhall (Sandburg) - Scored 5 goals to lift the Eagles past
Morgan Park 18-3 on Thursday night.
Karina Kennedy (Stagg) - The Chargers advanced to the semifinals
behind Karina's 5-goal performance in a 13-1 win over Bremen.
Heather Stephenson (Hinsdale South) - Recorded 4 goals to help the
Hornets upset Naperville North 9-8.
Stacey Fisher (Andrew) - Scored 5
goals in a 10-8 victory over Bradley.
Lucia Crivolio (Conant) - Scored twice in overtime to lift the Cougars
past Buffalo Grove 10-8.
Lizzie Stetson (Barrington) - Tallied 5 goals as the Fillies coasted
to a 23-4 victory over Schaumburg, and added 4 goals to help Barrington
beat Conant 17-8.
Kaitlin Kulick (Fremd) - Recorded 5 goals as Fremd beat Hoffman
Estates 15-3 in the opening round.
Colleen Briggs (Meadows) - Led the Mustangs to a first round win over
Palatine with 6 goals scored.
Sarah Ostling (St Viator) - The Lions' senior scored 5 goals in the
first four minutes of a 7-2 win over Glenbrook South.
Lauren Fairburn (P/W) - Scored 4 goals to help the Wild Knights get
past Hersey 10-5 on Thursday night.
Emily Watson (LWC) - Knights' driver scored 5 goals as LWC beat H-F
9-5 in the semifinals on Friday night.
Maggie Wood (McAuley) - Helped McAuley reach the sectional final with
6 goals in a 14-6 win over Lyons.
Kara Wilson (Naperville Central) - Wilson led the Redhawks to a 14-5
win over Hinsdale Central with 4 goals.
Ashley Rebou (Conant) - Scored 4 goals as Conant fell to top-seeded
Colleen Shaw (Loyola) - Shaw led the Rambers with 6 goals in a 15-6
win over Prospect/Wheeling.
Michelle Mulhall (Sandburg) - Tallied 5 goals as the Eagles defeated
Stagg 11-8 on Friday night.
Allie Hamm (New Trier) - Helped the Trevians advance to the sectional
final with 3 goals in an 8-6 win over St Viator.
Sarah Alden (Neuqua) - Registered 4 goals in the Wildcats 11-5 victory
over Hinsdale South.
Paige Neubel (Mundelein) - Allowed just 1 goal as the Mustangs
advanced to the Vernon Hills Sectional final with a 7-1 win over
Kaitlin Kulick (Fremd) - Led Fremd to a 15-8 win over Rolling Meadows
with 10 goals.
Lisa Heidkamp (Hinsdale Central) - Scored the game-winning goal to
help the Red Devils advance to the second round in a 6-5 win over
Waubonsie Valley on Thursday night.
Nora Kennelly (St Ignatius) - Recorded 5 goals to lift the Wolfpack
past Latin 10-2 at the UIC Sectional.
Elisa Menis (Naperville Central) - Led the Redhawks to a 5-3 win over
Neuqua Valley in the WV Sectional title game.
Jackie Sershon (Loyola) - Tallied 4 goals as Loyola advanced to state
with an 11-7 triumph over New Trier.
Jacie Dick (Barrington) - Scored 4 times as Barrington qualified for
state with an 8-5 win over Fremd.
Sarah Cempel (LWE) - Scored the game-winning goal in overtime as LWE
beat LWC 6-5 to advance to state.
Christine Menzenberger (LWE) - Registered 21 saves as the Griffins won
a 6-5 overtime game over LWC.