Saturday, October 13, 2012
DHS junior’s one-under par 71 earns crown as rain washes out second round.
Ian Kelsey became Deerfield’s fourth state champion in less than a year today when the Deerfield High School junior shared the 2012 Illinois golf crown with Jack Junge in a rain shortened tournament in Bloomington. Kelsey shot a one-under par 71 Friday in a round that included five birdies, four bogies and nine pars. He was ready to start his final round at 9 a.m. today. Earlier: Kelsey Leads State Golf Meet After a shotgun start where he had not yet recorded a score, Kelsey was crowned co state champion with Junge when Illinois High School Association tournament officials canceled the second day of competition because of weather conditions, according to Assistant Coach Chris Oldeen. In yesterday’s round, Kelsey made par on the first three…
Friday, October 12, 2012
DHS golfer finishes first day of competition one under par in two-way first place tie.
Deerfield High School junior golfer Ian Kelsey fired a one-under par 71 today at the Den in Bloomington to end the first day of the State Tournament in a first-place tie with New Trier’s Jack Junge, according to information on the Illinois High School Association website. Kelsey plays another round Saturday with the best 36-hole total determining the state champion. Kelsey finished the opening round with five birdies, four bogies and nine pars. The other Warrior participant, Colin Davis, completed the day in 86th place with an 85. He too competes again Saturday. Since Deerfield did not qualify as a squad, the Warriors will not figure in the team standings. To better keep up with Deerfield news, follow Patch on Twitter and Facebook.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Deerfield High School golfer Ian Kelsey takes second at Sectional.
Oct. 8 The Final Score: There were no team points for Deerfield because only individuals competed. Warriors’ Star Performers: Ian Kelsey and Colin David finished in the top ten to qualify for the State Tournament. Who’s Next: Davis and Kelsey compete in the State Meet Friday and Saturday in Bloomington. The Bottom Line: Kelsey fired a 73 to finish second in a challenging Sectional field three strokes behind Huntley’s Ryan Craig and one ahead of Barrington’s Brad Powell. Davis carded a 79 to end up in a six-way tie for fifth. Ari Marks did not qualify for State. In the girls’ Sectional, Lauren Kelsey was not among the top ten to reach the State Finals. To better keep up with Deerfield news, follow Patch on Twitter …
Monday, October 8, 2012
DHS golfers Ian and Lauren Kelsey compete in their respective Sectionals today.
Ian Kelsey is a good big brother to his sister Lauren. Part of the reason both siblings will compete for Deerfield High School’s golf teams today in the Sectional Meet to earn a berth in the State Tournament is the mentoring Ian has given Lauren. Earlier: Kelsey Refuses to Give In Ian competes for the Warrior boys’ team in the Barrington Sectional today while Lauren is the girls’ squad’s lone representative at the Carmel Sectional in Waukegan. Ian began playing the game at 7 and after becoming adept was hooked. “It took a while,” Ian said. “Eventually it grew on me. Once you have one good shot you just want to come back and do it again.” Lauren did not start playing golf until the summer before her freshman year at Deerfield. She is now a …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Deerfield’s star takes sixth in Regional to move on.
Oct. 2 The Final Score: 1.New Trier 334, 2. Loyola Academy and Highland Park 354, 4. Glenbrook South 356, 5. Glenbrook North 357, 6. Deerfield 399, 7. Evanston 486, Northside Prep 584. Warriors’ Star Performer: Lauren Kelsey shot an 84. Who’s Next: Kelsey will compete in the Carmel Sectional Monday at the Bonnie Brook Golf Course in Waukegan. The Bottom Line: Kelsey finished sixth among all Regional competitors just one stroke short of a third-place tie.. To better keep up with Deerfield news, follow Patch on Twitter and Facebook.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Deerfield’s Davis, Marks and Kelsey earn opportunity to compete to play in State Meet.
Oct. 2 The Final Score: 1. Stevenson 320, 2. St. Viator 323, 3. Highland Park 325, 4. Prospect 328, 5. Deerfield 332, 6. Hersey 338, 7. Wheeling 370. 8. Buffalo Grove 374, 9. Rolling Meadows 384. Warriors’ Star Performer: Colin Davis led Deerfield with a 79. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Ari Marks added an 82 and Ian Kelsey fired an 85. Who’s Next: Davis, Marks and Kelsey compete in the Barrington Sectional Monday. The Bottom Line: Davis, Marks and Kelsey were among the top 10 golfers not on one of the first three teams in the Regional Tournament. If they make the cut in the Sectionals, they advance to State. To better keep up with Deerfield news, follow Patch on Twitter and Facebook.
Monday, October 1, 2012
Powell and wins two events and Stitcher takes diving. Boys’ golfers place fifth at Vernon Hills.
Sept. 27 The Final Score: Glenbrook North 106, Deerfield 80 Warriors’ Star Performers: Ruby Powell won the 100-yard freestyle and the 100 backstroke while Christine Stitcher took the diving competition. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Barbara Brottman earned second place finishes in the 200 individual medley and the 500 freestyle. Lynn Mallory was second in the 50 freestyle and third in the 100 while Becca Rosenberg was runner-up in the 100 breaststroke. Lauren Kurzydlo grabbed third in the 200 and 500 freestyles. Third place honors also went to Emily Hansen in the 100 butterfly and Lily Booker in the 100 backstroke. Who’s Next: The Warriors swim at Highland Park at 5 p.m. Friday. Sept. 29 Boys’ Golf The Final…
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Glenbrook North’s Hardy wins individual crown in playoff with teammate Jan and Deerfield’s Kelsey.
Sept. 24 The Final Score: 1. Glenbrook North 306, 1. Deerfield 312, 3. Highland Park 315, 4. Maine West 344, 5. Niles North 379, 6. Maine East 467 Spartans Top Performers: Nick Hardy and Nick Jan each shot 74. Warriors’ Star Performers: Ian Kelsey led Deerfield with a 74 while Jacob Krugman and each added a 78. Giants Star Performers: Brandon Nasatir carded a 77 to lead the Giants as Ben Mirman chipped in with a 78. Other Notable Spartan Performances: Brian Ohr and Jae Lee both added a 79 to their team’s effort. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Scott Boorstein shot 82 while Colin Davis and Ari Marks added an 83 each. Other Notable Giant Performances: Patrick Flavin and Noah Apter fired 80’s …
Friday, September 21, 2012
Girls’ golf team finishes sixth in league meet while field hockey squad falls to North Shore Country Day.
Boys’ Golf Sept. 20 The Final Score: Deerfield 150, Carmel 163 Warriors’ Star Performer: Scott Boorstein’s even par 36 was the best for Deerfield. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Ian Kelsey added a 39 while Colin Davis and Jake Krugman added a 40 each. Who’s Next: The Warriors compete in the Central Suburban League Meet at 8 a.m. Monday in Glencoe. Girls’ Golf Sept. 20 The Final Score: Deerfield placed sixth in the Central Suburban League Meet. Warriors’ Star Performer: Lauren Kelsey carded an 84 to tie for 15th in the Conference. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Carrie Trapani added a 90 while Jackie Waterhouse fired a 95 and Jessica Waltz contributed a 98. Who’s Next: The …
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Field Hockey team falls to defending state champs, 2-0.
Boys’ Golf Sept. 19 The Final Score: Deerfield 162, Warren 174 Warriors’ Star Performer: Eric Bagg led Deerfield with a 37. Other Notable Warrior Performances: Scott Boorstein and Jacob Krugman added a 41 each for Deerfield while Danny Rosborough shot a 43. . Who’s Next: The Warriors travel to Carmel at 4 p.m. Thursday. Field Hockey Sept. 19 The Final Score: New Trier 2, Deerfield 0 Who’s Next: The Warriors entertain North Shore Country Day at 7 p.m. today at Adams Field. Warriors’ Star Performer: Rachel Silverman has 26 saves in goal. Other Notable Warrior Performance: Jessie Stein logged three defensive saves. The Bottom Line: Deerfield stayed even with the defending state champion Trevians …