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Scout Nation Mission Statement

The mission of Scout Nation is to create a positive atmosphere and establish school unity by supporting the teams and clubs of Lake Forest High School. Scout Nation will lead the charge with cheering for our teams' successes while following good sportsmanship guidelines.


Lake Forest 41 - Grayslake Central 34

Varsity Girls Basketball team and coaches with first-place medals from Warren Holiday Tournament.
The Scouts defeated Grayslake Central in the final round of the Warren Holiday Tournament and improved to 15-4, including an eight-game winning streak. They went 5-0 in the tournament with convincing wins against Warren, Deerfield, Quincy Senior, Carmel and Grayslake Central.

The Scouts built a 30-13 lead at half-time and the Rams managed a comeback of sorts in the second half, outscoring Lake Forest 21-11, but came up short in the end.

Halle Douglass led the offense with 23 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Grace Tirzmalis added 9 points and 7 rebounds. Finola Summerville had 5 points, and Ellie Person rounded out the scoring with 4 points and 9 rebounds. Lilly Trkla came up with 3 rebounds and 3 assists.

Molly Fisher and Finola Summerville provided great defense throughout the game.

Congratulations to Halle Douglass and Grace Tirzmalis on making the All-Tournament team!!!

Read more about Varsity Girls Basketball Go 5-0 to Capture Warren Tournament Title

Lake Forest 47 - Quincy 36

Scouts improve to 13-4 overall and 3-0 in tournament after beating Quincy 47-36. Halle Douglass led the offense with 17 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 4 steals and 5 blocks. With those 4 assists, Douglass has broken the school assist record with 392 assists--and counting. The previous record was set by Delaney Williams with 391 assists. Congratulations Halle!

Grace Tirzmalis added 10 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Finola Summerville had 8 points, 2 steals and Ellie Pearson came up with 7 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals.

Read more about Varsity Girls Basketball Defeat Quincy While Halle Douglass Breaks School Assist Record

At half-time of the home boys basketball game featuring the Scouts vs Benet Academy, sophomore Kiley Rabjohns received an LFHS state board award for her amazing accomplishments in the recent Illinois High School Association Class 2A State Tennis Meet.
Kiley Rabjohn, Coach Murphy and varsity teammates pose with state board.

During the season, Kiley won the North Suburban Conference Championship, was the individual winner at the IHSA Sectional Meet, and went 6-0 to secure the State Singles Girls' Tennis Title. Her State Championship helped to cap a perfect season with a final record of 32 wins and no losses. Congratulations on your perfect season, Kiley!
Read more about State Board Presented to Kiley Rabjohns for Her State Singles Girls' Tennis Title

Ryan Cekay with Coaches Spagnoli and Merritt

Congratulations to Ryan Cekay, who signed his letter of intent to play football at Colgate University. During his senior year he played both defensive back and wide receiver positions very effectively. So much so, he was named all-conference, all-academic and voted most valuable player on offense for the 2018 season. Good luck in your future endeavors, Ryan!

Read more about Ryan Cekay Signs Letter of Intent on Football's Early Signing Day


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Scout Nation meets Tuesday at 3:30 in the Wedge Cafe.


  • Support ALL Lake Forest High School Sports
  • Meet and decide which games will make the "Highlighted" games of the week
  • Go to as many games as possible and cheer in a positive way by cheering for LFHS rather than cheering against an opponent.
  • Create different themes & ideas for each game to create interest and fun for fans to participate in


Play it while you sing along!

Cheer, cheer for Lake Forest High
the school whose spirit never dies.
Cheer for the team that has made it famous in the years gone by
and we will cheer for the blue and the gold,
the colors ever wave on high.
So let’s add to the score and win here once more,
come on and fight Lake Forest High.