-The game is expected to start on time at 6:30pm; warm-ups beginning shortly
-As the Joker would say, "and here...we...go..."
LWC-Foglton (G), Klock, Jackovich, Senese, Howe, McLean, Dundek
St Ignatius-J Stelnicki (G), Fernandez, T Stelnicki, Insalaco, Juarez,
-Ignatius gets the first possession but Jackovich provides help defense to
earn a steal from Insalaco
-Jackovich shoots from the right side but hits the bar and Stelnicki grabs
-Klock forces a turnover and McLean assists Jackovich
on a goal from the left post; 1-0 LWC
-The teams trade possessions and Ignatius heads down to set up their offense
-Insalaco drew an ejection but McLean forces a turnover
-Jackovich called for an offensive foul at set
-Foglton earns a steal at 2m for the Knights
-Fernandez drew an ejection in transition and
Fernandez scores from the point, Insalaco the assist
-Ignatius with a steal; Foglton makes a save
-Senese finds Jackovich at two meters and she puts LWC
-Foglton gets ejected but Ignatius cannot find the back of the net!
-Stelnicki makes a save on the other end
-Insalaco loses the ball at 2m but Stelnicki recovers
the loose ball and fires a shot to beat Foglton!
-Insalaco scores from 2m to give the Wolfpack a 3-2
lead late in the period!
-Jackovich strikes the right post from 7m and we end the opening period with
SICP leading 3-2
ST IGNATIUS 3 LWC 2
-Insalaco gets the ball at 2m but her sweep shot is denied by Foglton
-Stelnicki gets a hand on Jackovich's shot from 5m and Ignatius takes over
-The shot clock expires on SICP and LWC has a chance to tie it
-Martinez makes a steal; McLean returns the favor on the other end
-Perimeter steal by Fernandez and she draws an ejection, but Klock gets a
steal on the other end
-Jackovich scores from the point to tie the game at
-LWC with a stop; offensive foul on the Knights; offensive foul on Insalaco
-Foglton denies a breakaway and a sure goal and then
Jackovich scores at 2m at the other end!
-St Ignatius timeout - 3:08 left in the half
-Stelnicki feeds Fernandez on a drive to 2m but her shot skids to the right
-Insalaco with a steal and draws an ejection, then she
scores from the right off a pass from Stelnicki!
-Stelnicki blocks Jackovich on her 5m attempt
-The shot clock expires on SICP's next possession
-After an ejection, Foglton and company block an
outside shot but Juarez pushes in the rebound!
-Jackovich ties the game from inside 5m with twenty
seconds left in the half
-Nothing doing for Ignatius as we go to the half tied at 5-5
ST IGNATIUS 5 LWC 5
-Jump ball after the swimoff which Ignatius gets but they quickly turn it
-Stelnicki saves Jackovich's shot from 5m
-Insalaco draws an ejection and she assists Tammy
Stelnicki on a shot from the left side; 6-5 SICP
-Foglton grabbed a loose ball, Insalaco stole it from her, but the LWC
goalie makes a brilliant save!
-Offensive foul called on LWC
-Martinez draws an ejection, field block by LWC, and then Ignatius misses
with their next shot
-LWC without a good shot and Ignatius takes over
-Jackovich with a steal at 2m and then Stelnicki steals it from her at the
-Fernandez forces a turnover on LWC in the offensive end and SICP draws an
-Stelnicki rifles a shot into the roof of the cage to
give the Wolfpack a 7-5 lead!
-Foglton gathers a loose ball and just gets a foul called before turning it
over in front of the net
-LWC timeout - 1:57 left
-Stelnicki somehow elevates long enough to deny Jackovich on her shot from
the left post
-Stelnicki makes another save to deny Klock from close range!
-Insalaco scores! Ignatius takes an 8-5 lead!
-Senese answers with her first goal for LWC and the lead is trimmed to 8-6
late in the period
-Jackovich scores from the right post with :08 left in
the third period to make it 8-7!
-No scoring chance for SICP as the period ends
ST IGNATIUS 8 LWC 7
-LWC starts with it; Martinez earns a steal
-After an ejection, Jaurez catches a risky pass at the
left post and scores on a backhand!
-LWC turnover, Shepard with a steal for LWC, ejection on SICP...but Klock
hits the left post
-Insalaco draws an ejection just outside 2m and she
assists Martinez on a 7m goal!
-Big stop by Ignatius but Insalaco can't get anything on her 2m attempt
-Jackovich asks for the ball at 2m and scores to make
-Stelnicki blocks Kim Bernhard's shot from the right side
-LWC gets the ball back but turns it over
-Insalaco makes a perimeter steal and Fernandez scores
with an unbelievable backhand from 2m!
-Ignatius with a stop, Ignatius shoots over the goal and LWC calls timeout
-LWC timeout - 1:45 left in regulation
-Jackovich turned her defender at 5m but Martinez came from the side to make
-Insalaco draws a penalty and Stelnicki's shot is good
and Ignatius leads 12-8 with 1:25 left
-Jackovich responds with a quick goal to make it 12-9
-The Knights force a turnover but Jackovich fires a shot from 7m that goes
-LWC timeout - 0:35 left
-Insalaco earns a steal and the Wolfpack can run out the game clock!
-St Ignatius wins the state title 12-9 over LWC!
ST IGNATIUS 12 LWC 9