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TFS Sports round-up: Swimming, volleyball, girls cross country, and more

September 30–October 1, 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. (October 1, 2021) — The scores for September 30–October 1:

Late submitted score for September 28

TFS Girls Cross Country

Meet: A four-school meet at Eisenhower High School

Score: TF South took fourth place in the meet (Oak Lawn–37 points, Eisenhower–40, Bremen–66, TF South–86)

The results for TFS: Alanis Gonzalez—8th place (24:09), Diana Cardenas—14th place (26:16), Kaylin Keys—19th (28:10), Dawn Birkenfeld—20th (28:20), Bianca Jones—25th place (30:02), Naitza Fox—26th place (30:04), Adetutu Sokunbi—30th (32:46), Audrey Ortega—33rd place (33:35).

September 30

TFU Girls Swimming

TF North and South have a combined girls swim team, called TF United.

Opponent: Shepard High School

Score: TFS lost to Shepard 92-63.

Maddie Gann won both the 100 Breast and 200 Free. Apollonia Villalpando won the 100 Free event.

TF United Soccer

TF North and South have a combined soccer team, called TF United.

Opponent: Eisenhower High School

Score: TFU vs. Eisenhower ended in a 2-2 draw.

Adan Cabrera had one goal on Thursday, assisted by Lexani Gaines. Javier Cervantes scored the other goal, assisted by Javier Cervantes. Jesus Puerta had nine saves in the tie.

TFS Girls Tennis

Opponent: Lemont High School

Score: TFS lost to Lemont 5-0.

TFS was blanked by Lemont on Thursday afternoon. The squads faced off at TF South.

TFS Girls Volleyball

Opponent: Tinley Park High School

Score: TFS lost to Tinley (27-25,  25-17​)

Senior Mya Durr had nine digs and two assists in the contest, which was marked by good defense by TFS.

October 1

TFS Football

Opponent: Oak Forest High School

Score: TFS beat Oak Forest 33-16.

Read the full story here.

The TF Sports sports schedule can be found hereTF South is located at 18500 Burnham Avenue, Lansing, IL.


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Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.