Big week for TFS baseball, Combined girls soccer team wins vs. Shepard

By Josh Bootsma

LANSING, Ill. (March 23, 2022) — Baseball had a busy week, playing four games and winning half of them. Badminton “suffered” its first second-place finish, and soccer, volleyball, and tennis also played. Scores below:

TFS Baseball

April 11

Opponent: Hillcrest High School

Result: TFS beat Hillcrest 17-0

Jack Starcevich led the way for TFS, throwing a no-hitter and 10 strikeouts. Jason Urdiales went 2-2 with two doubles and two RBIs. Khanon Gresham had two hits, two stolen bases and four runs. Pedro Serna had two RBIs as well.

April 12

Opponent: Hillcrest High School

Result: TFS beat Hillcrest 19-0

In the second game against Hillcrest in as many days, TFS was led by Pedro Serna, who three hitless innings and struck out eight. Dylan Modjeski went 2-2 in the game, with three RBIs and two runs scored.

April 14

Opponent: Eisenhower High School

Result: TFS fell to Eisenhower 6-4

Caden Podgorski went 2-3 with a stolen base and a run in the game.

April 15

Opponent: Richards High School

Result: TFS lost to Richards 12-11

TFS was led by J. Clark who went 2-5 with three doubles and four RBIs.

TFS Badminton

April 9

Result: After winning three straight invitationals, TFS took second place behind state-ranked Metea Valley High School.

April 12

Opponent: Glenbard East High School

Result: TFS bested Glenbard East 10-5

April 14

Opponent: Shepard High School

Result: Both the TFS Varsity and JV teams went 15-0 against Shepard.

April 14

Opponents: Lincoln-Way East, Plainfield East , Homewood-Flossmoor, Stagg, and DeKalb High Schools

Result: TFS handily won first place in its fourth invitational of the year.

TFS Boys Tennis

April 11

Opponent: Thornwood High School

strong>Result: TFS lost to Thornwood 4-1

Only one team from TFS was victorious Monday — Adrian Perez and Cameron Turner.

April 12

Opponent: Eisenhower High School

strong>Result: TFS beat Eisenhower 3-2

Adrian Sanchez and Javier Alcantar won their singles matches Tuesday, with Cameron Turner and Adrian Sanchez emerging victorious in their doubles match.

April 14

Opponent: Argo High School

strong>Result: TFS lost to Argo 3-2

Adrian Sanchez and Javier Alcantar won their singles matches Tuesday. All three doubles squads lost for TFS.

TF United Girls Soccer

April 12

Opponent: Shepard High School

Result: The TFS and TFN combined team beat Shepard 5-2.

TFU Junior Alanis Gonzalez scored two goals and had an assist in the game. Junior Jazmine Herrera also scored two goals. Berenice Zepeda had two assists in the game, and Zayda Gil had one.

TFU is now 3-4 on the season.

TF United Mens Volleyball

April 14

Opponent: Oak Lawn High School

Result: TFU’s Varsity squad lost 25-14, 16-25, 20-25, while the JV squad lost 25-15, 25-10


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