At the beginning of every season, high school swim teams usually have one goal in mind, and that's bettering the previous year's finish. The Fenwick swim team has that same goal this season, although it's been upgraded a bit.
Four area high school basketball teams concluded their Thanksgiving festivities with tournament titles over the weekend, not to mention early-season undefeated records. The OPRF girls and boys took home hardware from their respective tournaments, as did the Fenwick girls' team and Trinity. Here's a recap:
Former Fenwick basketball stars Jason Okrzesik and Vince Humphrey were in the house Saturday night to see their old school play in St. Patrick's 36th annual Thanksgiving tournament. Unfortunately for the Friars, the biggest star they saw on the court was wearing a St. Patrick jersey.
Who was that 5-foot-4-inch, 130-pound athlete out there scarring up the ice? Who was that 16-year-old sophomore slapping the puck into oblivion? Who was that former youth hockey State champ knocking bodies around at will, dishing passes off to teammates?