GAME RECAPS (Saturday, March 10)
Beats Hinsdale Central To Win Tournament
Both Stagg and Hinsdale
Central went 3-0 in the preliminary round of the Stagg Tournament to
advance to the first place game. The hosts emerged victorious in the final
game by a 13-10 score, with Juan Valdez coming up big with 5 goals and 4
steals for the Chargers. Bradley beat St Rita 12-3 in the third place
game, STC North knocked off Young 16-12 for fifth place, and Morton beat
R-B 10-8 for seventh place.
Stagg 17 R-B
Juan Valdez and Ryan Petersen
both scored 4 times as Stagg opened their own tournament with a 17-4
victory over R-B.
Stagg 19 STC
Juan Valdez poured in 10 goals
to lead the Chargers to a 19-9 victory over STC North, their second win of
the evening. Justin Simmonds led the North Stars with 4 goals, while Joey
Chokran (11 goals in two games) added 2 scores in the losing effort.
STC North 10 R-B 7
Joey Chokran scored 6 times
and Eli Broxham stopped 14 shots in STC North's 10-7 win over R-B.
STC North 16
Whitney Young 12
Joey Chokran recorded 9 goals
and Nick Traxler (4 goals) scored 2 key fourth period goals to help the
North Stars finish in fifth place at the Stagg Tournament with a 2-2
Hinsdale Central 10
Juan Valdez totaled 5 goals
and 4 steals to lead Stagg to their own tournament title with a 13-10 win
over Hinsdale Central.