High School/Local College Sports Roundup for May 2, 2013
No. 1 Lincoln-Way North 14, Thornridge 0: Josh Reid (3-for-4, 2 runs) and Drew Korosic each totaled three RBI for host Lincoln-Way North (23-0, 9-0) in the five-inning SouthWest Suburban Red game. Phoenix pitchers Steven Hammar (3 innings) and Jon VanArtsen struck out 12 in combining on a one-hitter.
Homewood-Flossmoor 9, No. 5 Lincoln-Way East 8: Michael Kendrick’s eighth-inning suicide squeeze brought in Derrion Thomas with the winning run for visiting Homewood-Flossmoor (10-10, 5-4) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue. Brandon Nathan and Ryan Weitendorf had two RBI apiece for Lincoln-Way East (14-6, 5-4).
No. 7 Lemont 8, Richards 5: Marc Tokarski (4-for-4, 2 runs) and Mike Papierski (2-for-4, 3 RBI) paved the way for visiting Lemont (12-4, 11-1) in the South Suburban crossover.
No. 8 Lockport 5, Bolingbrook 0: Eric Duzan gave up one hit and struck out eight over 6 2/3 innings to guide host Lockport (15-6, 6-3). Ron Sessler tacked on an RBI double for the Porters in the SouthWest Suburban Blue.
No. 9 Sandburg 2, Joliet Central 0: Adam Zehme and Alex Martinez had RBI doubles in the top of the eighth for Sandburg (15-5, 5-4) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue. Bryan Pall hurled a one-hitter and fanned 11 in going the distance for the Eagles.
Shepard 1, T.F. South 0: Brendan Hermann walked to bring in Kevin Knoerzer with the deciding run for host Shepard (10-11, 7-5) in the South Suburban crossover. Jeremy Dryier struck out 12 in pitching a one-hitter for the Astros. Alex Schell and Dan Lindich combined on a no-hitter for T.F. South (12-9, 6-7).
Lincoln-Way West 10, Thornwood 0: Jake Robbins (2-for-4) contributed two runs and three RBI for visiting Lincoln-Way West (14-7, 5-4) in the five-inning SouthWest Suburban Red tilt. Frank Mulder and Mike Zlogar combined on a three-hitter for the Warriors.
Argo 5, T.F. North 4: Ryan Krob (3-for-4) belted a three-run homer to vault host Argo (11-11, 5-9) in the South Suburban crossover.
Joliet West 2, Lincoln-Way Central 1: Brad Bass tossed a three-hitter and fanned eight for visiting Lincoln-Way Central (12-8, 6-3) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue. Kevin Mampe tacked on a hit and a run for the Knights.
Oak Lawn 3, Bremen 2: Matt Witkowski drove in two runs for visiting Oak Lawn (11-9, 10-4) in the South Suburban crossover.
Reavis 4, Tinley Park 3: Dan Meskill singled home Dave Solus in the bottom of the seventh to win it for Reavis (13-9, 7-4) in the South Suburban crossover. Belal Abuzir (4-3) allowed one earned run and struck out nine in going the route for the Rams.
Stagg 11, Thornton 3: Steve Kubiak pitched a complete game and Peter Angelos (3-for-3, RBI) scored three runs to pace visiting Stagg (9-14, 5-4) in the SouthWest Suburban Red.
Illinois Lutheran 5, Grant Park 3: Jared Buzan and Jayson Williams had RBI singles for visiting Illinois Lutheran (16-2, 6-1) in the River Valley.
No. 2 Providence 3, Marian Catholic 2: Jessica Jatis scored on a wild pitch in the top of the eighth to aid Providence (13-6, 7-5) in the East Suburban Catholic. Morgan Greenwood added a solo homer for the Celtics and Amanda Wilson (8-4) pitched six scoreless innings in relief. Ally Spence and Becca Stanton had RBI singles for Marian Catholic (11-8, 6-6).
No. 8 Andrew 7, No. 3 Lincoln-Way West 0: Kelly Christner (2-for-3) had two runs and two RBI for visiting Andrew (17-4, 7-2) in the SouthWest Suburban Red. Bobbi Gottschammer added an RBI in addition to firing a two-hitter. Dani Morgan went 2-for-3 with a double for Lincoln-Way West (18-3, 7-1).
No. 5 Lincoln-Way East 6, Bolingbrook 1: Nikki Jarrell (2-for-4, RBI) scored twice and Chrisi Mizera tossed a complete game (3-hitter, 7 strikeouts) to pace visiting Lincoln-Way East (13-3, 8-1) in the five-inning SouthWest Suburban Blue game.
No. 6 Lockport 7, Joliet West 1: Carly Dundee went the distance (5-hitter) and also contributed two RBI for visiting Lockport (15-7, 7-1) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue. Gabby Voulgaris added a two-run double for the Porters and Haylie Arndt (2-for-3, RBI) scored twice.
No. 7 Lincoln-Way North 15, Stagg 2: Carley Hamann’s grand slam ignited visiting Lincoln-Way North (12-6, 8-1). Haley Ruch (3-for-5) chipped in three runs and two RBI for the Phoenix in the six-inning game.
Lincoln-Way Central 5, No. 9 Sandburg 2: Naidelyn Medina hit a two-run homer to power host Lincoln-Way Central (9-8, 4-5) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue. Michelle Kriegshauser, Ashley Evans and Gabbie Boerema added solo shots for the Knights. Ellie Forkin hit a two-run homer for Sandburg (10-10, 5-4).
No. 10 Lemont 10, Hillcrest 0: Lauren May clubbed a grand slam and Lauren Young fired a no-hitter (8 strikeouts) to catapult visiting Lemont (15-3, 13-2) in the five-inning South Suburban Blue game.
Oak Forest 12, T.F. North 0: Ashley Benninger (4-for-4) scored three runs to propel visiting Oak Forest (17-7, 13-2) in the South Suburban Blue. Kylie Powers (2-for-2, 2 runs) tacked on a home run and two RBI for the Bengals in the five-inning contest.
T.F. South 12, Bremen 11: Ashtyn Kapovich (2-for-3, 2 runs) hit a grand slam to lift host T.F. South (8-10, 6-8) in the South Suburban Blue. Maggie Hayes (3-for-4) had a three-run homer and four RBI to lead Bremen (6-14-1, 4-9).
Homewood-Flossmoor 13, Joliet Central 4: Angela Roberts (4-for-5) had two doubles and three RBI for visiting Homewood-Flossmoor (3-12) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue.
Reavis 14, Eisenhower 0: Jamie Harcar pitched a no-hitter and Ally Balandis (3-for-4, 3 runs) tacked on a homer and four RBI to guide visiting Reavis (9-13, 7-9) in the five-inning South Suburban Red affair.
Chicago Christian 13, St. Edward 3: Kaycee Pittman (3-for-4) had four RBI to key host Chicago Christian (9-6, 7-2) in the six-inning Suburban Christian Blue game.
Shepard 12, Queen of Peace 7: Winning pitcher Melissa Kelly went 4-for-4 with four RBI to lead visiting Shepard (15-4).
Crete-Monee 19, Bloom 4: Sarah Rizzo pitched a complete game for visiting Crete-Monee (9-6, 8-1) in the Southland.
Richards 25-25, Oak Forest 13-21: Dan Krasich had 19 assists and Nick Costa added eight kills for host Richards (18-3, 12-0) in the South Suburban crossover.
Eisenhower 25-25, Argo 12-20: Lukasz Kupiec (8 kills) and Edgar Hernandez (18 assists) paced visiting Eisenhower (16-7) in the South Suburban Red.
Lemont 7, Argo 0: Kim Jerantowski had a hat trick for visiting Lemont (12-2-2, 9-0) in the South Suburban crossover.
Sandburg 5, Lincoln-Way East 0: Meghan Carmody had two goals to lead visiting Sandburg (10-4-3, 4-1) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue.
Bloom 7, Rich South 1: Jasmin Villanueva (assist) scored twice and Jasmin Aldape added three assists to propel visiting Bloom (9-4, 5-0) in the Southland.
Homewood-Flossmoor 1, Bolingbrook 0: Kelly Coderre set up Kristy Spratt for the goal that boosted host Homewood-Flossmoor (10-6, 4-1) in the SouthWest Suburban Blue.
Lincoln-Way West 7, Thornwood co-op 0: Kayla Lojas had two goals and an assist for host Lincoln-Way West (12-5-2, 3-2) in the SouthWest Suburban Red.
Crete-Monee 7, Rich East 1: Adrianna Vera totaled three goals and two assists to lead visiting Crete-Monee (7-6-2, 5-0) in the Southland.
Stagg 2, Bradley 1: Goals by Alexa Janus and Jillian Atkenson spurred host Stagg (7-3-2, 2-2) in the SouthWest Suburban Red.
Tinley Park 2, Reavis 1: Beatice Ceja and Angela Pulice scored for visiting Tinley Park (14-4, 9-2) in the South Suburban crossover.
Eisenhower 2, Richards 1 (2 OTs): Diana Lozano scored for visiting Richards in the South Suburban Red.
Reavis Sectional: Reavis’ Denna Zayed and Marissa Mangala defeated fellow Rams Riyan Yanes and Jessica Bachleda 21-8, 21-17 in the doubles final. Their efforts helped Reavis (13 points) finish second to Lyons (14.5). Oak Lawn (8) was third, the Spartans led by Eliana LaSpina, who defeated Downers Grove North’s Zoe Fredricksen 21-9, 21-14 in the third-place match for singles.
Naperville North Sectional: Elizabeth Bradshaw and Emily Keith captured the doubles crown in sparking Lincoln-Way West (12.5) to a second-place finish behind Naperville North (16.5).
Hinsdale South Sectional: Oak Forest (7.5) came in third, the Bengals producing the third-place doubles team in Kathy Flanagan and Kelly Gorney. Hinsdale South (15) won the team title by one-half point over Hinsdale Central.
Tinley Park 4, Eisenhower 1: Sohum Patel won at No. 2 singles for host Tinley Park in the South Suburban crossover.
Lincoln-Way East 4, Stagg 3: Anthony Neri and Connor VanderGenugten (No. 3 doubles) were among the winners for visiting Lincoln-Way East (20-2, 8-0) in the SouthWest Suburban crossover.
Andrew 5, Homewood-Flossmoor 2: Austin Wabi and Alan Wang won at No. 1 doubles for host Andrew (14-6, 10-0) in the SouthWest Suburban crossover.
Girls Water Polo
Lincoln-Way North 14, Waubonsie Valley 1: Sam Klosak had six goals to lead visiting Lincoln-Way North (23-4).
Sandburg 13, Naperville Central 8: Kevin Tunney scored six times and Mike O’Malley added four goals to lift visiting Sandburg.
Boys Track & Field
Richards Invitational: Wins by Abel Hernandez in the 800-meter run (2 minutes, 3.4 seconds), Mike Evancich in the mile run (4:40.8) and Londell Lee in the long jump (22 feet, 6½ inches) guided Shepard (173) to a first-place finish in the eight-team meet. Runner-up Andrew was led by Jarvion Franklin, who prevailed in the 100-meter dash (10.9 seconds) and shot put (47-3). The Thunderbolts also were first in the 400 relay (43.6) and 800 relay (1:34.7). Marvell Thompson posted the best marks in the 200 (22.1) and 400 (51.6) in propelling T.F. North (107) to third place.
Mother McAuley 14, Marist 4: Abby Coyle and Maggie Moran netted hat tricks for Mother McAuley (11-3) at Brother Rice.
St. Xavier 4, Robert Morris 3: Ariel Hinton’s single in the bottom of the seventh scored Amanda Hainlen with the winning run for St. Xavier (44-5) in the second-round game at Olivet Nazarene. Megan Nonnemacher (23-2) struck out five in going the distance for the Cougars.
Contributing: Josh Krockey