It was literally the closest game Highlight Zone fans saw last season as Concordia’s last-second field goal attempt scraped the bottom of the crossbar and fell harmlessly to the turf as Homestead hung on for a 27-26 win at Zollner Stadium.
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Reigning 1A state champ Blackhawk Christian moved to 4-0 on the season with a 3-1 win at Snider on Tuesday night.
The Spartans cruise by Cantebury on Tuesday night, 6-0, including two goals from Emily Barsantee.
The Saints topped Wayne (3-0) and Bishop Luers (3-0) before beating Concordia Lutheran in a thriller in the Pre-Season SAC Tournament as they beat the Cadets in five sets.
Snider, Dwenger, New Haven, Concordia, Luers, Woodlan, Adams Central, Churubusco, and Southwood all ranked in top 10 of respective classification.
Rocco Zirille netted two goals while teammate Marco Navarro added one of his own as 3A no. 19 Homestead bested visiting Leo 3-1 at Pat Teagarden Field on Monday night.
The Bishop Luers graduate and linebacker from Notre Dame took the field for the Dallas Cowboys against the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday. It was a long journey to recover from the gruesome knee injury he suffered in the final game of his collegiate career.
The No. 7-ranked Indiana Hoosiers men’s soccer team finished up the exhibition season with a 1-1 draw with Duke in Fort Wayne, Ind. in the Shindigz National Soccer Festival in front of 3,900 fans on Saturday night.
Cantebury boys soccer lost to the No. 1 team in 3A in the North Central, 3-0. DeKalb girls soccer topped Concordia Lutheran in their matchup, 4-2.
Bishop Dwenger beats rival Concordia Lutheran in a five-set thriller to take the Pre-Season SAC Tournament. The Saints win 25-16, 23-25, 25-27, 25-20, 16-14.
The 2017 football season kicked off with some impressive performances, perhaps none more so than the one fans at Dean Gorsuch Field saw in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” as Bishop Luers topped Carroll 34-19.
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Two teams with SAC title aspirations will go head-to-head in the week one Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” as Carroll hosts Bishop Luers at Dean Gorsuch Field Friday night at 7 p.m.
It’s year two of the Nico Tigulis era in Monroeville and the Patriots have plenty of reasons to believe 2017 will be a big step in the right direction at Heritage.
Jonathan Becker – older by nine minutes – and fraternal twin Justin are speedsters on the Carroll football team. They face Bishop Luers in Week 1 in the Highlight Zone Game of the Week.
Woodlan returns 14 starters – six on offense, eight on defense – for a program that’s gone 23-2 the last two seasons to go with back-to-back ACAC titles.
Anna Burkhardt led Bishop Dwenger with 11 kills as the Saints swept Bellmont 3-0 in the most anticipated match of the volleyball season so far.
Coming off a 9-3 season the expectations are as high as always out at Churubusco’s football field.