Lost to Rockton Honnegah in penalty kicks following a 1-1 draw in regulation. The team played, had chances and defended well. Goal was scored Wyatt Swanson off a deflection from Peter Sanchez coming from a Billy Block corner kick.
A great win for the team coming in the final 40 seconds of the game. The team played awesome team defense and played very on the attack. The attitude and mental toughness displayed by the team helped the get the win against a good team. Andrew Roth came through with the winner off a great cross from Billy Block.
Warren got two early in each half and then a late goal to get 3 to secure the victory. But the Eagles played on both sides of the ball. Defended well and created some good chances to score. Unfortunately, for the Eagles, we didn't finish on our good chances and the Blue Devils did.
A tough game as it always is against Grayslake North. Yet the Eagles prevailed 3-2 on goals by Matt Runyard, Anthony Aya, and Andrew Roth with the winner. Assists went to Billy Block, Andrew Chamernik and Matt Runyard.
Libertyville turned out to be a very good team that put up 3 goals in the first half. The Eagles played better defense in the second half to hold Libertyville to only one goal. While Billy Block converted a penalty kick to get the Eagles a consolation goal.
The Eagles prevailed 3-2 over Grant in a NLCC conference game. Grant was much improved over the year before and played well. However The Eagles played some really good soccer on both sides of the ball. Goals were scored by Cory McMahon, Billy Bock and Kevin Klimas. Assists were earned by Wyatt Swanson, Drew Chamernik, and Matt Runyard.
The Eagles just didn't have it today in the NLCC game against Wauconda, losing 3-1. Though Lakes had a fair amount of good play on both sides of the play but wasn't enough against a good Bulldog team. Lakes goal was scored by Wyatt Swanson off a nice cross from Christian Wieczorek.
Lakes fell to Stevenson, 4-0, in anon-conference game. Stevenson proved to be too strong for the Eagles on this day. Yet the Eagles had some good play on both sides of the ball and competed well on the day.
The Rams proved to be too much as they scored two in the first half. The Eagles however did get a goal back to make it 3-1 but Grayslake got a 4th while Lakes got another before the end of the game. Goals were scored by Billy Block and Wyatt Swanson from a great cross by Kevin Klimas.
Lakes couldn't match the skill or ability of Round Lake. Round Lake jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first half. The Eagles got a goal back on a goal by Billy Block, Round Lake scored three more goals. Lakes did get a second goal at the end from Wyatt Swanson.
The Eagles came up short against Deerfield, 2-1. The game was close. Lakes goal came from an indirect kick inside the penalty box when Billy Block tapped the ball and sale in Klimas blasted into the roof of the net for lone Eagles goal.
The Eagles lost to the Mustangs of Mundelein, 2-0. However, I thought the team had one it's better games of the season with stellar defense while creating some good chances to score. As it is, the Mustangs made good on a couple chances while the Eagles did not.
The Eagles played a great game from start to finish and made a 1-1 tie out of a game in which Waukegan had more of the play. But the Lakes defense was up to the task and did well to deny Waukegan a second goal. Lakes goal was scored by Kevin Klimas off a corner kick from Matt Runyard.
The Eagles suffered a heartbreaking loss to Deerfield in the IHSA 2A Regional opener, 2-1 in double overtime. Lakes played a great game on both sides of the ball! The defense was stellar throughout the contest. The offense had many good chances to score but only could convert one and that was Nathan Rendl when he sidestepped 2 Warrior defenders to slam home a shot past the Deerfield goalie to give theEagles to lead with 15 min to go in the game.