TOURNAMENT RECAP (Saturday,
Conant Impressive In Winning Vernon Hills Tournament
The combined efforts of Andie Cobb and Kristi Burke on the offensive end
helped Conant earn wins over the hosts, Hoffman, and Maine West en route
to the Vernon Hills title on Saturday. The Cougars' duo totaled 21 goals
and, combined with Jessica Davis' 25 saves and a solid team defense,
helped the MSL West squad walk away with a perfect 3-0 day. The hosts
sealed a second place finish with wins over Hoffman and Maine West, while
the Warriors beat the Hawks in the virtual third-place game.
Saturday's Game Recaps
Vernon Hills 13 Maine West 6
Dana Andrea totaled 8 goals and 5 steals in the Cougars' 13-6
tournament-opening win over Maine West. Kaitie Manning chipped in with 2
scores in the victory.
Conant 9 Hoffman 4
Andie Cobb scored 3 times, Kristi Burke notched 2 scores, and Jessica
Davis made 9 saves in Conant's 9-4 win over conference rival Hoffman
Conant 12 Vernon Hills 7
Andie Cobb and Kristi Burke each tallied 4 scores to lead Conant past
Vernon Hills 12-7. Jessica Davis made 10 saves and Jessica Southern added
2 scores in the winning effort. Anna Lebiedzinski and Kaitie Manning each
recorded 2 goals in the losing effort for VH.
Maine West 6 Hoffman 3
Carly Romano scored 3 times to lift the Warriors past Hoffman 6-3 in the
virtual third-place game.
Vernon Hills 14 Hoffman 7
Dana Andrea scored 6 goals, Anne Fan added 3 scores, and Sabrina
Counselbaum made 10 saves in the Cougars' 14-7 win over Hoffman.
Conant 15 Maine West 5
Kristi Burke recorded 6 goals to lead the Cougars past Maine West 15-5 to
seal a perfect record at the Vernon Hills Tournament.
Vernon Hills (2-1)
Maine West (1-2)
Dana Andrea (VH) - 15
Kristi Burke (Conant) - 12
Andie Cobb (Conant) - 9
Carly Romano (MW) - 9
Tara Woodford (MW) - 31 saves
Jessica Davis (Conant) - 25 saves
Sabrina Counselbaum (VH) - 24 saves