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2022 SEASON

2022 Final Rankings: Boys | Girls

IHSA Announces 2022 State Tournament Brackets (5/1)

2022 Sectional Seeds: Boys | Girls (4/28)

2022 Sectional Assignments: Boys | Girls (4/19)

IHSA Announces 2022 Sectional Hosts (4/6)

The 2022 High School Season Is Officially Underway!

 

THE LATEST NEWS

2021-2022 Women's College Updates: Athletes Recaps (4/18)

2021-2022 Men's College Updates: Athletes Recaps

 

2021 SEASON

2021 Final Rankings: Boys | Girls

Fifteen IL Players Earn NISCA All-American Status in 2021

Women's Collegiate Updates: Athletes Recaps (5/17)

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NISCA JOURNAL ARTICLES

2019

Volume #7: 'Coaching the Female Athlete'

Volume #6: 'Starting a New Program'

 

2018

Volume #5: 'Making It Work'

Volume #4: 'The View From the Stands'

 

2017

Volume #3: 'What Is Your Pregame Ritual?'

Volume #2: 'The Importance of a Defensive Player'

Volume #1: 'No Pool, No Problem'

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BOYS

SECTIONAL

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STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS (5/19)

Stevenson 15 Lincoln-Way East 7

Angelos Koutsogeorgas and Olin Kusevskis each scored 5 goals to help lift the Patriots over LWE 15-7 on Thursday. Kunal Rajadhyax also added 2 scores for the winners. Jake Wolf, Nick DiBenedetto and Zach Formanski each scored 2 times in the loss for the Griffins.

 

Whitney Young 10 York 9

Francisco Verdoy tallied 3 scores while Damian Garcia and Omar Mendez both put in 2 scores as the Dolphins held off York 10-9 to advance to the state semifinals. Gavin Honken scored 3 times in the loss for the Dukes.

 

New Trier 21 Palatine 11

Diarmaid Halloran recorded 9 goals and Noah Wendt scored 3 times as the Trevians pulled away from Palatine in the second half to earn a 21-11 victory on Thursday evening. Max Adame registered 6 scores and Cayden Hilgers scored 3 times in the loss for the Pirates.

 

Lyons 14 Naperville North 6

Jack Bradbury scored 4 goals while the trio of AJ Vitek, Jimmy Bolan and Matt Jablonski each scored 3 times as the Lions fended off Naperville North in the nightcap 14-6. Jack Reif scored 3 goals and Tyson Berg put in 2 scores in the losing effort.

 

STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Whitney Young 7 Stevenson 4

Francisco Verdoy recorded 3 goals and Kenan Kalabic scored 2 times as the Dolphins earned a 7-4 win over Stevenson to advance to their first-ever state title game. Angelos Koutsogeorgas, Jacob Whiting, Kunal Rajadhyax and Max Lapointe-St Georges each scored once in the loss for the hosts.

 

New Trier 9 Lyons 6

Noah Wendt scored the first three goals of the contest to put the Trevians ahead 3-0 midway through the first period. The Lions responded with two straight goals before the end of the quarter, with Jack Bradbury cutting the lead down to one before heading to the second period.

 

Wendt and AJ Vitek traded goals to start the quarter before Charlie Steinback added a 6-on-5 goal for the Trevians midway through the period to make the score 5-3. The Trevians added a goal late in the period, but Bradbury connected with a backhand from mid-pool at the buzzer to trim the New Trier lead down to two goals at the break.

 

Bradbury scored the equalizer from outside 5-meters midway through the third quarter, but Wendt converted a penalty shot and Alex Bailey scored in the closing stages of the period to give New Trier an 8-6 lead heading to the final quarter.

 

Diarmaid Halloran added a goal for the Trevians in the final quarter, while their defense was able to hold LT scoreless down the stretch to earn a 9-6 victory and a spot in the state title game. Wendt totaled 5 goals for the winners, while Jack Bradbury scored 3 times in the loss for the Lions.

 

STATE CONSOLATION RECAP

Lyons 12 Stevenson 11 (2 OT)

Jack Bradbury converted two straight penalties in overtime and scored the game-winner in sudden death to give Lyons an 12-11 victory over Stevenson in the boys' third-place game at State! Bradbury totaled 9 goals while Jimmy Bolan scored 2 times in the win. Angelos Koutsogeorgas tallied 4 scores while Jacob Whiting, Kunal Rajadhyax and Olin Kusevskis each added 2 goals in the loss for the Patriots.

 

STATE FINAL RECAP

New Trier 13 Whitney Young 11

Noah Wendt scored 5 goals and Red Ricciardi netted 4 scores as the Trevians pulled away from Whitney Young in the final quarter to win their first state title 13-11 over the Dolphins! Damian Garcia registered 4 scores in the losing effort.

 


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GIRLS

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STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS (5/20)

Stevenson 9 Fenwick 5

Delilah Ciezak scored 3 goals, Faith Ma scored 2 times and Katie Delaney made 21 saves as the Patriots defeated Fenwick 9-5. Hannah Schubkegel scored 2 goals and Nahla Basile stopped 11 shots in the loss for the Friars.

 

New Trier 9 Lane 6

Seran Uzkan netted 3 goals and both Rosie Woodman and Sydney Kalainov added 2 scores to help the Trevians outlast Lane 9-6 on Friday night. Martha Palmentera-Reid scored 3 goals, Karyme Hernandez notched 2 scores and Susan Palmentera-Reid blocked 9 shots in the losing effort.

 

Lyons 5 Hersey 3

Emilia Mlajdan and Novalee Roberto each scored 2 times as the Lions earned a 5-3 comeback win over Hersey on Friday night. Tea Lang led the Huskies with 2 scores in the loss.

 

Naperville North 15 LWE 3

Kelsey Wessel and Sophie Raquel each scored 3 goals in the Huskies' 15-3 triumph over LWE.

 

STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Stevenson 9 New Trier 6

Belle Cloeter, Camila Maya and Elizabeth White each registered 3 goals as the Patriots defeated New Trier 9-6 on Saturday to earn a spot in the state title game. Seren Uzkan and Sydney Kalainov each scored 2 times while Lillian Duffy and Sophia Iskowich scored once in the loss for the Trevians.

 

Naperville North 10 Lyons 4

The Huskies responded to an early 2-1 deficit with a 7-0 run to pull away from Lyons as they advanced to the state title game with a 10-4 victory.

 

STATE CONSOLATION RECAP

Lyons 12 New Trier 11

Emilia Mlajdan recorded 5 goals, Novalee Roberto scored 3 times and Maya Mlajdan put in 2 scores as the Lions outlasted New Trier 12-11 to earn a third place trophy. Emma Wendt and Sydney Kalainov both scored 3 goals in the loss for the Trevians.

 

STATE FINAL RECAP

Naperville North 9 Stevenson 5

Alex Mantel and Kelsey Wessel both scored 4 goals and Claire Jansen added one score as the Huskies defeated Stevenson 9-5 to win their second straight state title. Ella Selman also made 11 saves in the winning effort. Belle Cloeter scored 2 times while the trio of Becca Stone, Elizabeth White and Mary Fouani each tallied one score in the loss.

 


 

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