Basketball Boys (Sophomore)

COACH: Joe Harmsen, Head Sophomore Boys Basketball



Athletics Roster


Name Height Position Year
Jack Bender 5'11" G Sophomore
Crawford Bolton 6'3" F Sophomore
Andrew Crawford 6'0" G Freshman
Will Davis 5'9" G Sophomore
Will Freeman 5'9" G Sophomore
Jake Fisher 5'9" G Sophomore
Tommy Hanson 6'0" F Sophomore
Carter Horan 5'9" G Sophomore
Luke Nolan 5'10" G Sophomore
Teddy Oline 6'2" F Sophomore
Michael Pasquella 6'0" G Sophomore
Edward Scheidler 6'0" G Sophomore
Tyjaun Scott 5'10" G Sophomore
Porter Weisberg 6'2" F Sophomore
Nick Wnuk 6'0" G/F Sophomore

Head Sophomore Coach - Joe Harmsen
Assistant Sophomore Coach - Graham O'Connor-Brooks
Superintendent: Michael Simeck
Principal: Dr. Chala Holland
Athletic Director: Tim Burkhalter

Nickname: Scouts
Team Colors: Royal & Gold
Enrollment: 1695

Team News

Team News

Lake Forest 67 - Mundelein 38

The Scouts won on the road Wednesday night beating the Mustangs of Mundelein 67-38. The Scouts were led by Michael Pasquella, who finished the game with 12 points. The Scouts are off until next Wednesday when they host the Waukegan Bulldogs.

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Lake Forest 35 - Zion Benton 42

The Scouts lost a close one to the Zee Bees on Friday night 42-35. The Scouts were led by Michael Pasquella who finished the game with 9 points. The Scouts travel to Mundelein next Wednesday to take on the Mustangs.

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Lake Forest 58 - Lake Zurich 48

The Scouts traveled to Lake Zurich on Thursday night and took down the Bears 58-48. In the win the Scouts were led by Mike Pasquella who finished the game with 14 points. The Scouts are back in action next Friday when they host the Zee-Bees of Zion-Benton.

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The Sophomore Scouts took down the Warriors of Deerfield on Saturday night 56-52. Andrew Crawford had a huge game scoring 24 points and making 2 clutch free throws at the end of the game. The Scouts are back in action on 12/26 when they travel to St. Viator for their holiday tournament.

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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.




2019 John Bender
2019 Crawford Bolton
2020 Andrew Crawford
2019 William Davis
2019 Jacob Fisher
2019 William Freeman
2019 Thomas Hanson
2019 Carter Horan
2019 Luke Nolan
2019 Edward (Teddy) Oline
2019 Michael Pasquella
2019 Edward Scheidler
2019 Tyjaun Scott
2019 Porter Weisberg
2019 Nicholas Wnuk

Most Improved
Carter Horan

Best Teammate
Jacob Fisher

Chairman of the Boards
Thomas Hanson

Scout Award
Andrew Crawford

Overall Record:
W: 7 L: 17

NSC Record
W: 4 L: 10