Calistri scores winning goal for Wildcats.
Former Deerfield High School soccer players Joey Calistri and Scott Lakin teamed up to lead Northwestern University to a 1-0 victory over Marquette Sunday in Milwaukee to put the Wildcats in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament, according to a story in the Chicago Tribune. Lakin, a 2010 Warrior graduate, rebounded a free kick as Calistri, a freshman, put a one touch shot into the upper right corner of the goal giving Northwestern the game’s only score in the 31st minute, according to the Tribune story. Earlier: Calistri Makes It Big at Northwestern "We knew this was going to be a very tough game, and we knew that chances were going to be few and far between so that we had to take them when we had them," Calistri said in the Daily …
Former DHS soccer star continues his effort as leading scorer for the undefeated Wildcats.
Monday, October 1, 2012
When Joey Calistri was a four-year starter on the Deerfield High School boys’ soccer team, he became the most prolific scorer in Warrior history before signing a letter of intent to play for Northwestern University this year. Calistri has started off with a bang. With four goals, he is the leading scorer for the Wildcats, according to a story in the Chicago Tribune. He has become a primary player for Northwestern’s undefeated defending Big Ten champions. The squad is ranked 17th in the country. Earlier: Video: Deerfield’s Calistri Proving To Be Unstoppable While at Deerfield, he gave credit to his teammates. “We've got a great midfield," Calistri said a year ago on Patch. "I can only score if I get good balls and we're playing great, our …