The following is a summary of what took place during the
fourth week of the season. This is not a complete list and we can only
include a few people in this summary, but the purpose is to recognize a few
of the best performances from each week.
Players To Watch
Alex Gacek (Andrew)
Danny Farmer (Fenwick)
Erica Mangia (Lincoln-Way East)
Lauren Bauman (Andrew)
Biggest Impact Plays
Eric Tamulonis (Andrew)
Tamulonis scored the game-winning goal in Andrew's 12-11 overtime victory
over Lincoln-Way North on Tuesday.
Evan Swenson (Loyola)
Swenson's goal with twenty seconds left in regulation gave the Ramblers an
11-10 victory over rival St Ignatius.
Top Goalie Performances
Jakobi McClellan (H-F)
The Vikings' goalkeeper blocked 12 shots and did not allow a goal in the
fourth quarter in an 8-7 victory over Lockport on Wednesday. He also make
8 saves in H-F's 10-4 win over LWC on Tuesday night.
Tommy McGuire (Fenwick)
McGuire's alert play resulted in a 9-steal performance in the Friars' 14-6
victory over St Patrick on Wednesday.
Amber Forbes (Bradley)
Forbes recorded 28 saves in wins over Andrew and Lincoln Way West and also
chipped in with 3 assists in the win over LWW as Bradley improved to 6-1
on the season.
Meredith O'Brien (Loyola)
The Ramblers' goalkeeper blocked 13 shots, made a key save in the final
minute of a tie game, then assisted on the game-winning goal as the
Ramblers beat St Ignatius 11-10.
The Boilers capped off a perfect week with a big 16-6 victory over Andrew
on Thursday, propelling them into the Top 25 for the first time.
The Porters bounced back from Tuesday's one-goal loss to Lincoln-Way East
to beat Homewood-Flossmoor for the first time in team history on Thursday
News and Notes
Only 30 games were played during Week 4 with most of the schools on Spring
Break. Brace yourself for five straight weeks of water polo madness before
Sunshine State Invasion
The Fenwick, Mother McAuley, and New Trier girls' teams traveled to
Florida during Week 4 to take on the Sunshine State's best teams (Gulliver
Prep, Ransom Everglades, St Andrews, St Thomas).