Lake Forest 27 - Highland Park 29
The Scouts suffered a tough loss on Tuesday night to Highland Park 29-27. The loss brings the Scouts to 1-1 on the season. They were led by Jack Malloy who finished the game with eight points. The Scouts are back in action Wednesday when they take on Glenbrook North at 10:30 am.
Basketball Boys (Sophomore)
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COACH: Joe Harmsen, Head Sophomore Boys Basketball
2017-18 SOPHOMORE BOYS BASKETBALL ROSTER
Head Sophomore Coach - Joe Harmsen
Assistant Sophomore Coach - Graham O'Connor-Brooks
|Superintendent: Michael Simeck
Principal: Dr. Chala Holland
Athletic Director: Tim Burkhalter
Team Colors: Royal & Gold
Lake Forest 38 - Glenbrook North 44
The Scouts fell to Glenbrook North on Wednesday morning. The Spartans outscored the Scouts 44-38. With the loss Lake Forest moves to 1-2 on the season. The Scouts were led by Stephen Young who finished the game with 13 points. The Scouts are set to host St. Viator on Thursday night.
Lake Forest 38 - Grayslake Central 29
The sophomore Scouts opened up their season with a win on Monday night at home. The Scouts took down Grayslake Central 38-29. Leading the way for the Scouts was Stephen Young, who finished the game with 11 points.
The Scouts are back at it tomorrow for game two of the Thanksgiving Tournament when they host the Giants of Highland Park at 5:00 pm
Joe Harmsen, Head Sophomore Boys Basketball
Coach Harmsen has been Head Sophomore Coach at LFHS since the 2013-14 season. Previously, Coach Harmsen was the Scouts' Varsity Assistant Coach for 12 years. Joe is a Fond du lac, Wisconsin native. He was a top-100 recruit coming out of high school and played his college basketball at Northwestern University under Ricky Birdsong and Kevin O’Neil. Joe coached at the collegiate level for four years. He also worked at the University of Dayton as Graduate Assistant where he developed the Flyers interior players, and he was also an assistant coach at Concordia University Chicago for three years.
Joe is married to Maggie Ross Harmsen and resides in Pleasant Prairie, WI with his sons, Joseph and Jonah.
He received his Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Northwestern University and his Master's in Secondary Education from Dayton & Concordia University Chicago. Coach Harmsen teaches in the Special Education Department at LFHS.
Graham O'Connor-Brooks, Assistant Sophomore Boys Basketball
Coach O'Connor-Brooks has been a member of the basketball coaching staff at LFHS since 2011. He is a 2006 graduate of LFHS and 2010 graduate of the University of Iowa. Coach O'Connor-Brooks works with both guards and forwards and helps assist the program with scouting and film breakdown.
He currently works in the Special Education Department at LFHS.
SOPHOMORE BOYS BASKETBALL AWARDS - Winter, 2017-18
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