On Halloween night, 16th-seeded Lyons put a fright not only into their first-round opponent — top-seeded Stevenson — but the entire Class 8A bracket.
Host Brian Chimino, Sun-Times reporter Mike Clark and FoxSports/Scout.com recruiting guru Beth Long preview the first round of the playoffs.
Oct. 31 10:59 a.m. |
After scoring three goals and contributing five assists as a junior, Lions senior Cole Gilchrist has a team-high 15 goals and 13 assists.
Oct. 30 3:52 p.m. |
Lions' team of Megan Hickey and Stefan Vasci exceeds its 9-16 seeding by placing fourth at state meet.
Oct. 30 3:36 p.m. |
Roadrunners junior Connor O’Neill had played midfield, but saw that his team needed to fill some holes on defense.
Oct. 30 3:13 p.m. |
In his third game as a starter, Friars’ grad Jack Alberts scored the game-winning goal, a feat that earned him Big East Rookie of the Week.
Oct. 30 2:06 p.m. |
While Fenwick defender Michael Beaudin was being checked on the sideline for a possible concussion, Downers North scored the tying goal.
Oct. 30 12:13 p.m. |
Red Devils sophomore Bella Lorenzini knocked off the defending state champ, before falling in the championship match.
Oct. 30 10:55 a.m. |
First-seeded Nazareth (9-0) will play host to 16th-seeded Rockford Boylan (5-4) at 2 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs.
Oct. 30 10:25 a.m. |