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Your Turn: Vote for Patch Athlete of the Week

The nominees: Maine South's Nate Wolf, Highland Park's Dylan Timmeney, Loyola's Margaret Walker, Glenbrook North's Luke Jacobson and Niles West's Kyle Colletta.

Editor's note - To keep voting fair, we ask that you cast your vote by placing a comment belew. Thanks!

The nominees for Patch Athlete of the Week, April 16 – April 22:

Kyle Colletta, junior, baseball, Niles West – Colletta pitched a five-inning complete game against Evanston in an 11-1 win or the Wolves. He allowed only one unearned run and had six strikeouts on the mound. Colletta also went 2 for 2 at bat.  

Nate Wolf, junior, boys volleyball, Maine South – Wolf put down 10 kills and recorded an ace in Maine South’s straight-sets win over Evanston in CSL South action. The Hawks defeated the Wildkits, 25-21, 25-21 last week.

Dylan Timmeney, junior, softball, Highland Park – Timmeney scored the winning run in Highland Park’s first conference victory of the season. The junior outfielder doubled to lead off the seventh inning and then scored on an infield hit to give the Giants a 5-4 win over Deerfield. She also had a stolen base against the Warriors.

Margaret Walker, sophomore, girls soccer, Loyola Academy – Walker scored the only goal in Loyola’s 1-0 victory over Metea Valley in the semifinals of the Pepsi Showdown. She scored 30 seconds into the game and the Ramblers advanced to the championship game of the prestigious tournament for the second consecutive year.

Luke Jacobson, senior, boys volleyball, Glenbrook North – Jacobson led the Spartans to a first-place finish in the Brother Rice Smack Attack. He had 13 kills in the championship game against Lincoln-Way East, a 25-22, 27-25 victory. 

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PU I Cut 1 April 27, 2012 at 04:07 AM
Luke Jacobson gets my vote.
Robin Bear April 27, 2012 at 05:00 AM
Luke is a great athlete and an even better kid! Great role model!! Go GBN
P. Mauth April 27, 2012 at 12:48 PM
No doubt my vote’s for Luke, His dominance is no fluke His intense perspiration is a product of his dedication And is a source of serious inspiration!
Sherry Goldstein April 27, 2012 at 12:51 PM
I vote for Luke Jacobson. Go GBN!
Mark K April 28, 2012 at 11:56 PM
Kyle Colletta!!!! Boom!

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