In Mustang sports action this past week the track team travelled to the prestigious Belleville Invitational while the varsity volleyball, baseball and lacrosse teams continued their regular seasons.
In Belleville seniors Wayne Conley and EJ Nwagwu both produced top 10 state performances in their respective events. Denver Wafer, Calvin Lee, Benito Ortiz, and Ian Meza also performed well. The track team will host their first home meet of the season this coming Wednesday at 5pm in Doyle Stadium.
The varsity volleyball team opened Catholic League play last week Tuesday by beating St. Laurence (25-8, 25-17) at St. TVT体育平台. The Mustangs were led by Jake Brady (7 kills), Jimmy Sanders (12 digs), 援助an Peloquin (3 kills, 2资产折旧), Connell Moonan (22 assts, 2杀死, 1 ace), Shauniel Nelson (4 kills, 2 blocks) and Lucas Olszewski (4 kills). On Thursday they travelled to defending CCL co-champion Loyola and they beat the Ramblers in two games (25-18, 29-27) to stake the early claim as best team in the Blue. Danny Chambers (22 assts, 5杀了, 5块), Charlie Flynn (5杀了, 5块), Jimmy Sanders (17 digs), Mark Erdmann (4 kills, 3 blocks) and Jake Brady (11 digs) led the Mustang attack. Next up the Mustangs travel to Montini tomorrow night.
In baseball action last week, the Mustangs beat New Trier and Leo and lost a Sunday matinee at Marist. Last Tuesday night at Ozinga Field in Crestwood St. TVT体育平台 defeated New Trier 5-4 behind a great pitching performance from senior RHP David Auw (2-0). In his complete-game effort, Auw surrendered only two earned runs and four hits while striking out six and only walking one batter. 进攻, junior AJ Malzone had a first-inning, RBI-triple and senior Tommy Ulatowski added an RBI-sac fly. Also at Ozinga on Thursday the St. TVT体育平台 bats exploded for 18 runs against Leo in an 18-3 win as senior Parker Baryl hit his third homerun of the season, a second-inning grand slam over the right-field wall to give St. TVT体育平台 command of the game. Sophomore Jackson Stanek drove in two runs and Tommy Ulatowski added two hits and an RBI. 周日, the Mustangs dropped a 9-7 decision at Marist as they battled back from an 8-1 deficit to get the tying run to the plate on three occasions in the final two innings. Senior Miguel Cantu (Morton) had two hits including his first homerun of the season. 今天圣. TVT体育平台 will open CCL Blue play at Providence 4:30pm first pitch.
The lacrosse team earned a big win over #7 Glenbrook North last Saturday 7-2, and they lost on the hill at Loyola 19-4.
Check back again next week as Mustang 体育 Weekly will once again recap another big week in St. TVT体育平台 sports action.