The Lake Forest College athletic department takes great pride in helping student-athletes reach their full potential in not just the classroom and in competition, but also in the community. Students, coaches and staff alike contribute to the department’s proud “Tradition of Excellence” through their dedication to serving others on campus and in the surrounding communities.
Forester freshman Zach Feldman and sophomore Ryan Kruss will join Lake Forest College alumni Aaron Vickar ’99, Jeremy Freid ’98, and Todd Lewis ’94 at the 20th World Maccabi Games. The tournament is slated to begin on July 4 and conclude on July 18 in Jerusalem.
On Thursday, April 20, Lake Forest College President Steve Schutt and Athletic Director Jackie Slaats hosted a dinner at Glen Rowan House to recognize this year’s “A-Team” honorees. The A-Team is comprised of student-athletes who received straight A’s in either the 2016 fall or 2016 spring semester.
Lake Forest College senior Mark Esshaki joined classmate Jack Lewis on the roster of the Norfolk Admirals on Saturday. Lewis and Travis Hill, another Forester senior, made their debuts at the professional level Friday night.
Senior defenseman Travis Hill scored the visitors' first goal and assisted on the second in the Lake Forest College men's hockey team's 5-2 loss at Marian University in the quarterfinals of the 2017 Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Harris Cup Playoffs.
The Northern Collegiate Hockey Association issued its weekly releases on Tuesday. Included in the men's release is a recap of the previous week, information on the league and each of its 11 members, and the NCHA Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week.
Lake Forest College men's hockey player Jack Lewis was named Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Year and fellow Forester Connor Duncan was named to the league's All-Freshman Team on Tuesday.
Lake Forest College men's hockey player Billy Cooper was named Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday for his performance in a home-and-home series sweep of Lawrence University last weekend.
Sophomore defenseman Ryan Kruss and freshman forward Austin Aksoy scored their first career goals in the Lake Forest College men's hockey team's 7-1 victory over Aurora University at home Saturday night.
Sophomore goaltender Louis-Philippe De Courcy earned his first collegiate victory as the Forester men's hockey team overcame a two-goal deficit and defeated Marian University 4-3 at home Saturday night.
Defensemen Mark Esshaki and Connor Duncan netted power play goals but the Lake Forest College men's hockey team was defeated 5-2 Saturday evening by visiting Adrian College, the eighth-ranked team in the nation.