Dave Hir (Lockport)
Hir poured in 20 goals for the Porters over the weekend at the Brother
Rice Tournament, helping the earn wins over Hinsdale Central and St Rita.
He also tallied 5 scores as the Porters started the week with a 14-8
triumph over Stagg.
Eric Curia (Naperville North)
Curia scored 19 times in the Huskies' second-place finish at the GBS
Tournament over the weekend. North defeated the hosts, Evanston, and
Hersey but dropped a one-goal decision to New Trier in the virtual
championship game of the event. Curia also scored 5 times in Monday's win
Jacob Himmel (Latin)
Himmel was instrumental in the Romans' third place finish at the Rice
Tournament, scoring a team-leading 16 goals in the four-game set. His
biggest performance came on Saturday morning against Lockport, as he
scored the game-tying goal at the end of regulation and then connected on
the shootout-clinching goal in a 14-13 win over the Porters. He also
netted 4 goals in a 15-10 win over Sandburg in the third-place game.
JJ Connor/Tom Meyer (GBS)
The Titans' duo helped lead the team to a third-place finish at their own
event over the weekend. Connor led all scorers with 20 goals, while Meyer
saved 44 shots for the hosts.
John Baker (Lake Forest)
Baker recorded 17 goals at the GBS Tournament, helping the Scouts post a
3-1 record and claim a fourth-place finish. He scored 8 times in an
opening round win over Palatine, then added 8 total scores in wins over
Evanston and Libertyville. He also scored 3 times in an early week win
Kevin Patterson/Robert Vechiola (Neuqua Valley)
Patterson and Vechiola teamed up to lead the Wildcats to their own
tournament's title on Saturday. Patterson notched 15 scores and Vechiola
contributed 12 goals in three wins over Bradley, Maine South, and Metea
Matt Bresnahan/Matt Farmer/Tommy McGuire (Fenwick)
The Friars' trio helped the defending champs win their own event with wins
over Mundelein, NC, and Oak Park. Farmer totaled 12 goals, Bresnahan added
8 scores, and McGuire blocked 28 shots in the three victories.
Danny Stauder/Robbie O'Connor (Loyola)
Stauder led the Ramblers with 10 goals and O'Connor made 44 total saves at
the Brother Rice Tournament, helping LA finish the event in second place,
just one goal shy of winning the tournament title. Stauder also scored 4
times in a 12-5 win over Evanston on Monday night.
Amy Kopale/Clare Bryar/Vicky Arciniega (McAuley)
The Mighty Macs' balanced offensive attack was led by the above trio, as
they combined to score 25 goals on Friday and Saturday at the Stevenson
Tournament. McAuley posted a perfect 4-0 record after earning wins over
EGR, Mundelein, Okemos, and Rockford.
Brooke Bedford/Emma Bollinger (Neuqua)
Bedford and Bollinger combined to record 15 goals in the Wildcats 2-0-1
performance at their own tournament on Saturday. They helped the Wildcats
beat both Bradley and Maine South, while also teaming up to tally 5 scores
in a title game draw with Metea Valley.