La Lumiere Athletics
La Lumiere 1 - Hammond Gavit 0

La Lumiere played host to Hammond Gavit on Tuesday evening in their final home game of the season. Johanna Guentert scored the first and only goal of the night in the first half to give the Lady Lakers a 1 - 0 victory. Allison Coffeen had 5 saves in goal to secure the shutout. La Lumiere moves to 3 - 5 on the season. Their next match is away against Elkhart Christian this Friday the 28th.  
On Monday, September 24, the La Lumiere volleyball team played a home match against Heritage Christian from Dyer, IN

Results:  LaLumiere lost 0-3:  14-25, 21-25, 11-25


Kills Casey Ballard 6

Assists - Kathryn Knight 13

JV results:  La Lumiere lost 1-2: 25-24, 15-25, 8-15

Next match is Wednesday at Westville 
La Lumiere Lakers played a home match against Culver Girls Academy this Tuesday. The Lakers lost 0-5, valiantly fighting on defense for the entire game. Goalkeeper Allison Coffeen had 5 saves, while offensively sophomore Johanna Guentert shot three times. The Lakers fall to 1-5 for the season. They are on the road this Thursday, playing East Chicago Central High School. 
La Lumiere's varsity boys' soccer team traveled to Valparaiso Tuesday to take on the Lions of Victory Christian.  Matt Jelinek broke a 2-2 tie with a header off Ted Schaetzle's corner.  Brian Caplice had 2 goals to lead the Lakers and Daniel Lee and freshman Matt Bolda added 1 each in the Lakers 5-2 victory.  The win pushes LaLu's record to 3-1.  The Lakers will return to the field Thursday at home to take on Culver. 
On Tuesday, 9/11, the La Lumiere volleyball team played Victory Christian in Valparaiso, IN.


Lost 2-3
25-10, 25-20, 21-25, 15,-25, 9-15 

Kills:  Casey Ballard 13 and Lindsey Stull 5 
Service Aces: 4
Assist: Katherine Knight 21

JV results:
Lost 0-2
20-25, 21-25

Next game on Thursday, 9/13 vs Gary 21st Century Charter at home 
Playing in their third game of the season, the La Lumiere girls conceded an early goal to Kouts before sophomore Johanna Guentert equalized off an assist from fellow sophomore Emily Beach. The Lady Lakers went behind 3-1 before the halftime whistle and gave up two more in the second half to finish at 5-1. Despite constant pressure, sophomore Allison Coffeen notched 10 saves in the goal. The team drops to 1-2 on the season. Their next game is at Westville on September 13.  
The La Lumiere boys varsity tennis team (2-2) defeated The Howe School 5-0 and JV won 2-0 at La Lumiere Tuesday afternoon. The scores are as followed.

#1 singles Luke Tang defeated John Phillips 6-0, 6-0
#2  singles Alex Friedman defeated Steve Proicon 6-0, 6-0
#3 singles Dustin Price defeated Lu Somora 6-0, 6-0

#1 doubles Pascal Arteaga and Justin Dekker defeated  Len Hu and Se Ren 6-0, 6-0
#2 doubles Danny Lee and Ian Miner defeated Bill Hayes and Ron Davis 6-1, 6-0

#1 doubles Patrick Smith and Richie Cains defeated Su Hou and Robert Saber 6-2
#2 doubles Sam Kamyszew and Jae Won Kwak 7-5
On Tuesday, September 4, La Lumiere girls volleyball played the Lady Crusaders from South Bend

Result:  La Lumiere won 3-0: 25-19, 25-13, 26-24


Spike kills:  Casey Ballard 6, Lyndsy Stull 4, Abby Smith 3
Service Aces: Abby Smith 2
Assists: Kathryn Knight 15

JV Results:  LaLumiere won 2-0:  25-23, 25-24

Next Game:  Friday at home vs Howe School 
Mickey Macius, who just transferred in from St. Viator in Illinois, went 11-20 for 242 yards and 3 TDs.  Cody Ward led the Lakers in rushing with 98 yards on 10 carries with 3 TDs.  Will Whalen was on the receiving end of two of Macius' TDs and another newcomer, Ade Aruna, caught the 3rd of Macius' TD's.  Macius also rushed for 68 yds
in his Laker debut.
Defensively, Aruna led the way with 15 tackles and 1 sack; Brian Roberts had six tackles and 2 sacks, and Julian Lloyd had 8 tackles and 1 sack.  Ward and Austin Chuning had 1 Int each on defensive.

Box Score
LL    6   15   21   3    45
Elk   0    0    0    0     0

1Q--Will Whalen 28 Yd TD reception from Macius, PAT no good
2Q--Ade Aruna  6YD TD reception from Macius, 2Pt conversion on rush by
Julian Lloyd
2Q--Cody Ward 17 YD rushing TD, PAT good by Danny Lee
3Q--Whalen 44 YD TD reception from Macius, PAT blocked
3Q--Ward  6 YD rushing TD, 2PT conversion on Pass from Anthony to Ward
3Q--Ward 26 YD rushing TD, PAT good by Lee
4Q--27 YD FG by Lee

Next Game: Friday at Cassopolis HS (MI) at 6pm CST. 
The La Lumiere Cross Country team competed at the New Buffalo Invitational this afternoon. Both the boys' and girls' teams finished 4th out of 10 teams.

Results for the Girls:

Place, Name, Time
7 Dye, Cassidy 24:31.2
29 Zhao, Jessica 27:10.0
33 Kovach, Irina 27:31.6
36 Kemper, Madison 24:45.3
37 Lee, Jenny 28:05.3
44 Gillen, Megan 29:51.6
45 Whalen, Fiona 29:51.7
48 Dybing, Grace 30:08.3
50 Chen, Maggie 30:27.7

Results for the Boys:

Place, Name, Time
18 Goodman, Daniel 19:13.3
21 Fontaine, Noah 19:29.3
36 Yarger, Drew 21:05.9
45 Conner, Lucas 22:23.9
46 Potter, Holden 22:41.4
58 Jiao, Penfie 24:59.6
61 Walinski, Tom 25:32.5
63 Babcock, Matt 26:07.3
68 Li, Rocky 28:02.5
70 Whalen, Rowan 28:40.1
71 Gertner, Will 28:43.7
74 Grandfield, Nicholas 31:45.7

Full results are available at