The regional semi-final was as exciting as it comes. The Devils were down 15-2 in the 5th inning facing the slaughter rule. Talk about never giving up! The Devils came back and won 16-15! Sophomore Adam Schliz had 8 RBI’s including a grand slam and a 3 run home run. Kendall Lyons had 3 RBI’s. Ryan Risch got the win for the Devils. The Regional Championship game is at Warren Monday against Glenbrook South. It is a 3 PM start.
NORTH SUBURBAN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS!! Boys lacrosse officially clinched the NSC Championship with a win over Stevenson on Wednesday! IHSA Sectionals begin at Warren this week with a game vs. Lakes on Monday at 7PM. If we win, on the 9th we will host the Sectional semi-final against the winner of the Libertyville vs. either Grant or Grayslake Central.
The girls team begins the IHSA Sectional on June 7th with a game at Stevenson.
IHSA REGIONAL CHAMPIONS! The girls clinched the regional with a win over Lake Forest 3-0. Amber Langosch, Liza Matimore, and Ella Skelton all scored for the Devils. Trish Georgiou had 3 saves . In the semi-final game on Wednesday, they defeated Waukegan 8-0. Warren will host the Sectional semi-final on June 8th against Stevenson.
IHSA REGIONAL CHAMPIONS!! The softball team won the IHSA Regional for the 8th year in a row. Amazing! They defeated Lake Forest in the first round 22-0. In the Regional Final, they defeated Mundelein 10-2. Warren will host Prospect in the Sectional Semi-Final on Tuesday.
The boys tennis season ended this weekend at the IHSA Sectional. The first doubles' team of Tim Hidalgo and Colton Wood came one match short of making the state tournament, falling to a tough Lake Forest team in the quarterfinals on Friday.
The JV team completed a strong season by defeating the Grant VARSITY team on Tuesday and then winning the Varsity "Spirit of the Northwest" Tournament at Lakes. The first doubles' team of Sam Marsh and Kevin Vrabel won the tournament defeating a Wauconda team that would eventually take second in the 1A doubles' sectional final. The JV2 team finished by avenging a previous loss to the Grant JV team. This time defeating Grant 5 matches to 4. A great 2021 season for all the boys. Thankful to have a full season! Congratulations to Coaches Michael Edler, Shannon Edler, Vince Desecki, and Scott Seiler on a great season. They accomplished a lot against the tough NSC.
BOYS TRACK & FIELD
NSC CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS!! The Blue Devils tied for first at the NSC track meet on Thursday. The Devils took first in the 4 x400m relay and the 4x200m relay. They finished 2nd in the 4x100 relay as well as the 4 x800m relay. Jalen Duffie won the 200m and Cassius Callahan took 3rd place. Jalen and Cassius also took 5th and 6th in the 100m. In the 1600m Luke Wiley won and Griffin Pasha finished in 2nd place. Griffin also won the 800m run. Luke also won the 3200m run. Ximir Wilson placed 6th in 110m hurdles. It was a great meet for Warren. Next up is the IHSA Sectionals at Grayslake Central on June 10th.
GIRLS TRACK & FIELD
The track & field team qualified 3 girls to the State Finals next weekend at Eastern Illinois. Senior Annika Bynum qualified by taking first place in the high jump. Sophomore Mia Pasha qualified by placing 2nd in the 3200 meter run. Senior Alyla Ditiangkin qualified by winning the 100 meter hurdles. Sophomore Madison Hecker missed qualifying in the 400m run by one hundredth of a second! GOOD LUCK AT STATE!
Varsity team finished last week with the record of 4 – 0. Winning the home quad, and a non-conference match against New Trier. All lower levels had one match this week against New Trier, JV also defeated New Trier, and both Frosh/Soph and Freshman B lost to New Trier. Varsity will be hosting Regionals starting Monday vs. Waukegan. If you haven’t had a chance to watch volleyball this season. You might want to come out and watch these guys, they are fun to watch.
Penultimate week of wrestling over, AND the wrestlers did very well! Warren wrestlers went undefeated vs. Waukegan on Friday night. Varsity wins by fall came from Zach Sutor, Colton Stevens, and Nevan Mitrovic. Frosh level wrestlers got pins from David Gonzales, Brendan Albama, and Logan Kowalke Reinwald. Additionally, wrestling picked up a last minute tri at Niles West and Loyola on Saturday. Your Blue Devil Grapplers wrestled great! Varsity grapplers lost one match versus Niles West with Sean Stichauff, Zach Piszkiewicz, Zach Sutor, and Reyes Gonzales scoring bonus points. Giannmarco Beltran got caught early and had to fight off his back for about 1 minute and 45 seconds. After that, Giannmarco fought back and then ended up pinning that same opponent in the same match! A HUGE example of toughness! Against Loyola, Zach Sutor, Nevan Mitrovic, Giannmarco Beltran, and Reyes Gonzales all came away with victories. This week your grapples wrestle Grayslake North on Tuesday and then finish up the season against Zion on Friday! GO BLUE DEVILS!