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St Patrick beat Loyola 9-5 in
the first semifinal game of the Catholic League tournament on Saturday, as James Ridgeway scored 4 goals to lead
the Shamrocks to the win.
The Friars defeated Brother Rice 20-6 in the MCAC
semifinals, as Tom Parolin led all scorers with 5 goals while John
Barrett added 4 scores in the win.
Brother Rice beat Loyola 14-9 as Sean Coghlan led the way for the
Crusaders with 7 goals and Matt Joslyn added 4 scores.
In the title game in the Catholic League, Fenwick outlasted St Patrick 10-3, as
Brian Barron, Chris Wendt, and Tom Parolin each scored 2
goals in the win for the Friars.
Alison Pavlik scored on a five-meter shot in the second sudden death
overtime period to give Fenwick a 13-12 win over St Ignatius, then Fenwick held
off McAuley 10-9 as Pavlik scored 6 goals to lead the Friars to the
Lyons claimed the West Suburban
Conference title after a 14-11 victory over Oak Park on Saturday afternoon in
Elmhurst. Scott Nemecek scored 5 goals to lead the Lions in the win, while
Mark Nemecek scored 4 goals and Peter Cosentino and Mike Castro each scored 2 goals
Hinsdale Central defeated Hinsdale South 9-5 in the
first game, as Bree O'Daugherty and Caitlin Connor both scored 2 goals in the
win for the Red Devils.
York beat Morton 14-5 as
Karen Achtien and Theresa O'Toole each scored 3 goals in the win.
In the first
semifinal, Lyons topped Hinsdale Central 12-6 to advance to the championship
game, as Katherine Delacey scored 4 goals to lead the Lions.
In the championship game of the WSC tournament, Oak Park defeated Lyons
10-5, as Val Poulos, Audrey Reardon, and Megan Rigali each scored 3 goals for
the Huskies in the win.
Mundelein beat Palatine in the
tournament opener 11-5, as Siobhan Larsen scored 5 goals and Allie Fedro added 3
scores in the win for the Mustangs. Mundelein also beat Latin 9-8, as Larsen and
Kristen Aucutt each tallied 3 goals. The Mustangs clinched the tournament
title with an 11-6 victory over Buffalo Grove, as Larsen poured in 8 goals in
Latin went 2-1 at the tournament to claim second place, earning wins over both
Buffalo Grove and Palatine. In their 9-4 win over the Bison, Perla Almarez
led the way with 4 goals and Claire Henderson added 2 scores. In their final
game, they shut down Palatine 9-2, with Almarez the leading scorer with 7 goals.
Buffalo Grove earned one win, an 11-5 triumph over fellow MSL school Palatine.
Niki Irzyk led the Bison with 4 goals in the win.
Evanston's 12-4 win over Glenbrook
South put them one win away from the title game, as Grace Hatcher led all
scorers in the win with 3 goals.
Maine East earned their first ever
conference tournament win, a 4-3 decision over Deerfield, as Natalia Bialecki
and Katie Hoglund each scored 2 goals and goalie Ariel Gazlay made 14 saves in
Joy Corona scored 6 goals to
lead the Scouts to a 10-4 victory over Conant in the final game of the regular
season for both teams on Friday night.
Grant Wilkie scored the
game-winning goal in sudden death overtime as Latin defeated Waubonsie Valley
10-9 on Thursday night.
Dylan O'Connell and Tommy Poulos each recorded 4 goals as Oak Park won
their opening round game of the WSC Tournament over Morton
15-3 on Thursday.
Bill Dabrowski tallied 4 goals
and Jon Lesniak added 2 goals as McHenry knocked off Conant 9-8 in nonconference
Chris Corbett scored 5 goals
and added 2 assists to lead Schaumburg to an 11-5 win over St Charles East on
Jimmy Palac stopped 10 shots
and six different players scored for Libertyville as they beat Buffalo Grove 6-4
on Thursday night.
Bailey Gucinski scored with
just 0:05 seconds remaining to give Waubonsie Valley a 6-5 win over Latin in
Erin Reilly scored 4 goals to
help lift Lincoln-Way East past Bradley 11-5 on Thursday. Sharon Pomranky and
Melissa Peyton each scored 3 goals in the win for the Griffins.
Sam Cody and Hannah Ciurej each scored 4 goals to lead Sandburg to
a 12-8 road victory over Naperville Central on Wednesday night.
Siobhan Larsen recorded 5 goals
and Alice Denny scored 2 times to lead the Mustangs to a 12-5 nonconference win
over Schaumburg on Wednesday.
Max Kryzminski scored 6
goals and goalie Robert Pozdol made 10 saves to lead the Eagles to a 12-5
nonconference win over St Rita on Tuesday.
Mike Castro tallied 7 goals to lead Lyons to a 20-14 win over Palatine on
Bill Dabrowski scored 8
goals to lead McHenry to a 19-3 win over Vernon Hills on Tuesday night.
Danny Lejeune scored 5
goals to lead Libertyville to a 10-9 upset win over New Trier on Tuesday
Brad Kay stopped 20 shots as the Neuqua Valley defeated Barrington 15-10
Grant Wilkie scored 4
goals to lead Latin to a 10-5 victory over Schaumburg on Tuesday evening.
Val Poulos scored 5 goals
as Oak Park knocked off Homewood-Flossmoor
11-3 on Tuesday.
Erin Reilly recorded 5
goals and Morgan Roberts made 7 saves to lead the Lincoln-Way East to an 11-6 victory
over Lincoln-Way Central in the SouthWest Suburban Conference.
Megan Grant and Natalie Klontz each scored 3 goals to lead Northside Prep to a 9-7 win over Von Steuben
in the first round of the Chicago Public League playoffs.
Schaumburg defeated Hinsdale South 15-7 on Monday night as Chris Corbett,
Jeff Davis, and Mike Kehoe each scored 3 goals to lead the Saxons to
Audrey Reardon scored 7
goals to lead Oak Park to a 15-5 win over Hinsdale South in the West Suburban
Conference matchup on Monday evening.