Lambert, 17, of Park Forest, a junior, has completed her third year on the varsity as an infielder. She is verbally committed to Goshen College. What’s the most fun about playing softball? The people you meet, and that every game is different. Some are competitive, …
Nic Weishar isn’t a stats guy, but he knows his defensive numbers pretty well. “Sophomore year, I played (defense) in the playoffs and had an interception,” the Marist senior said. That was it until Friday, when Weishar had two more — returning one for a …
Volleyball area statistical leaders in kills, solo blocks, service points, assists, aces and digs through Oct. 20.
Through Oct. 15. Stats provided by schools.
Player, school Matches Tot
Timmermans, Chi. Christian 20 35
Elizalde, Bloom 20 27
Henschel, Il. Lutheran 22 25
Estrada, Reavis 19 22
Alejandre, Tinley Park 19 22
Schmidtke, Il. Lutheran 22 21
Barjebo, Thornton 18 20
Schultz, Beecher 25 19
Guarino, Marian 12 19
Trifunovski, Lemont 19 18
McGrath, L-W West 21 17
Amoo, Thornton 18 17
Landis, Beecher 25 15
Avila, Eisenhower 17 15
S. Ahmed, …
Volleyball area statistical leaders in kills, solo blocks, service points, assists, aces and digs through Oct. 6.
Volleyball area statistical leaders in kills, solo blocks, service points, assists, aces and digs through Sept. 22.
The Lansing Redbirds had a hard time putting away Fern Creek (Ky.) on Thursday even after opening an 11-run lead. The margin for error was smaller on Sunday and the result was worse for the Redbirds. Lansing dug itself out of an early three-run hole …
Bolingbrook athletic director Robert Rose confirmed Thursday morning that girls basketball coach Tony Smith has taken the same position at Homewood-Flossmoor. Smith has not officially submitted a letter of resignation as of Thursday morning.
What does Lincoln-Way East’s Austin Royer do when he’s not playing indoor volleyball? He plays sand volleyball. “I hang out with my friends, watch movies, play sand volleyball,” he said. “There’s a sand volleyball court close to our house. A bunch of guys go and …
Through Sept. 22. Stats provided by schools. Rushing Player, school Att. Yds. Avg. TD Wilson, Bremen 90 750 8.3 11 Thompson, Tinley P. 103 729 7.1 6 Domer, Mt. Carmel 45 655 14.5 12 Andreotti, Marist 99 652 6.6 8 Booker, Sandburg 68 649 9.5 10 Waytek, L-Way Central 139 627 4.5 6 Hylton, L-Way North 67 614 9.2 9 Giatras, Lemont 95 585 6.2 9 Fuessel, L-Way East 63 578 9.2 7 Franklin, Andrew 55 546 9.9 9 Smith, H-F 84 523 6.2 4 Dangles, L-Way West 92 511 5.6 3 Barry, Oak Forest 71 494 7.0 5 Jam. …
Area volleyball leaders in kills, solo blocks, assists, service points, aces and digs through Sept. 23, 2012.
Heading into his senior season, Richards’ Jack Kendryna knows that success in the summer league does not guarantee success in the high school season. But as the Bulldogs saw last season, it sure doesn’t hurt, either. “(Winning at the summer league), it helps build a …
Ryan Skendzel, for the past two seasons Oak Lawn’s boys volleyball coach, has taken the athletic director’s position at Argo High School. While coaching at Oak Lawn, Skendzel was a faculty member at Argo. “(Teaching at Argo), it was my first job out of college, …
Kristin Klutcharch, of Marist, is this week’s Jenny’s Steakhouse/SouthtownStar Player of the Week. Klutcharch, a senior pitcher, threw back-to-back shutouts in leading the RedHawks to the Class 4A state title.
In the semifinal, she allowed just three hits and struck out three in a 2-0 …
Zach Reks, a left-handed hitting third baseman, capped off his career at Sandburg in fine fashion. The Air Force Academy recruit hit .485 and drove in 43 runs. He also scored 27 on the ACT.
What’s the key to becoming a good hitter?
To not …
Rob Cifelli, of Marian Catholic, is this week’s Beggars Pizza/SouthtownStar Baseball Player of the Week. The senior outfielder was 4-for-7, including a home run, with two runs and two RBI in helping the Spartans win the Class 3A state title. He also stole his 54th …