IL Sports Report: Week of October 11, 2021
Team of the week
Lincoln Tigers MS XC
The Lincoln Preparatory Academy Middle School Tigers cross country team is your Interscholastic League Team of the Week as they earned a second place finish in both the boys and girls competition. In the final cross country meet of the middle school season, the Blue Tigers finished just ahead of the Central Middle School Warhawks, who earned a third place finish in both the boys and girls races.
Athletes of the week
LCPA STATE QUALIFIERS
Congratulations to Lincoln Prep State Cross Country Qualifiers for being named the Interscholastic League Athletes of the Week! The Blue Tigers Cross Country Boys Team, consisting of seniors Elliot Abnos, Manuel Reyes, Kale Wolf and Jonas Clark, junior Albert Turner, sophomores Isaac Rivera, Coleman Keck, and Truman Medina and freshman Trubey Barr, qualified to the MSHSAA State Championships for the 2nd year in a row. On the girls side, senior Estrella Hernandez qualified, as well as two alternates in senior Emma Rivera and freshman Maja Bird. State Cross Country will be held at the Gans Creek Course in Columbia, Missouri on Friday, November 5 at 9 a.m. The Boys Cross Country Team also qualified to the Nike NXR Cross Country Regional Meet in Terre Haute, Indiana, which invites the top 20 Midwest Teams per state.
MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCCER UPDATE
The Lincoln Prep Middle School Tigers soccer team lost in the championship match 2-0 to Academie Lafayette. It was the first loss on the year for the Tigers, who earned a second place trophy. Meanwhile, the Northeast Middle School Titans defeated Frontier in the consolation game held on Saturday, October 23, earning the third place trophy in the KC Metro Conference.
The Lincoln Preparatory Academy Blue Tigers volleyball team earned individual awards and recognition following their 2nd place district finish and a 17-16 overall record. Seniors Trisha Marquez and Courtnee Spencer and sophomore Audrey Verkler all earned 1st Team All District honors. Meanwhile, seniors Cheyenne Harris, Hailie Webb and Nyasia Wright were all named to the 2nd Team All District.
IL Season Records
IL Boys Soccer
IL Girls Volleyball
Upcoming Schedule of IL Athletics/Events
|11/01||Winter Sport Workouts Begin|
|11/01||4:00||Boys Swim Championships (Day 1)||Central|
|11/01||5:00||Northeast Soccer @ Barstow||St. Pius X|
|11/02||4:00||Boys Swim Championships (Day 2)||Central|
|11/05||9 AM||Lincoln Cross Country @ State
(Boys @ 9 am / Girls @ 9:45 am)
|11/05||7:00||Lincoln Football v. Harrisonville||Lincoln Prep|
|11/14||2:00||Lincoln Cross Country @ Regional||Terre Haute, IN|
|11/18||TBD||Southeast GBB Jamboree||Center|
|11/18||5:00||Lincoln GBB Jamboree||Park Hill|
|11/19||TBD||Central GBB Jamboree||Univ. Acad.|
|11/22||6:00||Southeast GBB @ Cristo Rey||Cristo Rey|
|11/22||7:00||East GBB vs St. Joe Lafayette||Anderson|
|11/22||7:00||Central GBB v Center||Central|
|11/22||7:00||Northeast GBB v Lincoln Prep||Northeast|