The following players shined bright for their teams in the semifinal round on Saturday:
Eric Curia/Nolan Roberts (Naperville North)
Curia and Roberts each scored 4 goals as the Huskies fell just two goals
short of getting past Fenwick in the semifinal round.
John Reyes/Shane Hughes (St Ignatius)
Reyes and Hughes both tallied 2 scores as the Wolfpack lost an 8-5
heartbreaker to Stevenson in the semifinal round on Saturday.
Matt Bresnahan (Fenwick)
Bresnahan poured in 5 goals to lead the Friars to a 12-10 victory over
Naperville North on Saturday afternoon.
Varun Mummadi (Stevenson)
Mummadi unleashed an offensive barrage on St Ignatius in the second half,
scoring 3 goals during a 5-0 run to help get the Patriots into the state
title game with an 8-5 comeback win over St Ignatius.
Allison Boothe/Karrie Kozokar (Mundelein)
Boothe and Kozokar both notched 2 goals as the Mustangs lost 8-7 to LWC in
Saturday morning's first semifinal.
Becky Insalaco/Tammy Stelnicki (St Ignatius)
Insalaco recorded 4 goals and Stelnicki converted a penalty shot near the
end of regulation to send St Ignatius to an 8-7 semifinal round victory
over Mother McAuley. Stelnicki also totaled 2 scores for the victors.
Beth Senese/Kristi Howe (Lincoln-Way Central)
Howe recorded 3 goals, including a go-ahead goal late in the fourth
quarter and Senese tallied the game-winner to lift Lincoln-Way Central
past Mundelein 8-7 and into the state title game on Saturday morning.
Kristen Kleist (Mother McAuley)
Kleist tallied 4 scores in the Mighty Macs' 8-7 loss to St Ignatius in the
semifinal round on Saturday.