By Brad Spencer
The OPRF soccer team closed out West Suburban (Silver) Conference play on Tuesday with a 1-0 win over Glenbard West. The victory solidified a tie for second place with Downers Grove North, a team the Huskies fell 2-1 to in overtime due to penalty kicks last week.
Elias El Mentanni scored OPRF’s lone goal against Glenbard West.
The Huskies finished conference play with a 4-2 mark. Lyons Township won their third consecutive Silver Division Championship and fifth in the last six years.
OPRF (13-4-2) will try to close out the regular season on a high note when they visit New Trier on Friday night (7 p.m.).
The Huskies are the fifth seed in the Argo Sectional and will host their own regional with Clemente and Young kicking off play on Saturday (2 p.m.). OPRF begins the playoffs on Oct. 19 against 12th-seeded De La Salle. The regional title game is set for Oct. 22 at Oak Park Stadium (5:30 p.m.).
The Huskies fell to Hinsdale Central 25-10, 25-21 on Tuesday.
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