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September 18-20, 2021
As part of The Lansing Journal’s ongoing efforts to increase sports coverage at TF South, we have asked TFS coaches to provide us with information about their matches/games. The Lansing Journal will be posting these scores and summaries multiple times per week in a “TFS Sports round-up.”
By Josh Bootsma
LANSING, Ill. (September 20, 2021) — The scores for September 18-20:
TFS Boys Cross Country
Meet: Julian Urbana Invitational
Score: TFS JV finished fifth out of 13 teams, while varsity did not have enough runners for a complete team.
On a warm Saturday at Riverfront Park, TF South matched up against over a dozen teams. TFS varsity did not have enough runners to compete, but ran four athletes in the 64-runner race: Austin Hewes (Jr)—37th place (21:06), Michael Chancey (Jr)—46th place (22:28), Adam Castellanos (Jr)—61st place (27:50), Gavin Cottrill (Jr)—64th place (28:59).
The freshman and sophomore team took fifth overall: Rodrigo Cortez (Fr)—29th place (23:42), Rashad Peeples (Fr)—30th place (23:44), Kenan Maxey (Fr)—31st place (23:45 — Personal Record), Demetrius Thomas (Fr)—33rd place (24:40 — PR), Carson Harris (Fr)—34th place (24:45), Benjamin Gresham (Fr)—37th place (25:43), Jayden Scott (Fr)—44th place (27:18), Colin Harris (Fr)—64th place (41:24).
TF United Soccer
TF North and South have a combined soccer team, called TF United.
Opponent: Lemont High School
Score: TFU falls to Lemont 3-1.
TFU’s sole goal in Monday’s game was scored by Lexani Gaines. Jesus Puerta had seven saves in the contest. The team is 3-1 in conference play and 5-3 overall.
TFS Girls Tennis
Opponent: Shepard High School
Score: TFS is beaten by Shepard 4-1.
QiMora Burts’ singles victory was TFS’ lone win on Monday, as the remainder of the team was beaten decisively by Shepard.
- TFS Sports round-up: Wins for football, soccer, tennis, and volleyball to end the week (September 17, 2021)
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