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s c THE PALM BEACH POST TUESDAY, MARCH 24, 1998 5C Panthers Calendar In the Crease Upcoming game MarchApril DO THE RIGHT THING: Calgary t coach Brian Sutter on Jarome Iginla, who scored a goal against.,,,, the Blues after being benched for-j-, a game: "I don't know if it was . the right thing to do, but it . definitely wasn't the wrong thing, , ,," , to do." ,r. CHECKMATE: Stars coach Ken Hitchcock after a scoreless game Sunday with Pittsburgh: "It was like a chess match and we were just hoping they didn't have the king at the end." We just like to make it interesting for the fans." MIKE SJLLINGER, Flyers, after Sunday's 5-4 overtime victory against the Rangers. TV: SC - SportsChannel. Shaded games at Miami Arena; Ail times EOT MHHI UMajMHalda gg, M0aOaBaBlaSt!!K(liMStS2dlaieBM 23 24 25 20 7:30 27 28 3:00 SC FOX 29 3:00 30 31 J 7:30 2 3 4 3:00 SC SC FOX REPORT Summaries Hurricanes 5, Panthers 3 Ciccarelli trade likely Conference standings EASTERN CONFERENCE 2 2 )-5 0 1 2-3 Carolina Florida Panthers notebook First Perlod-1, Carolina, Gelinas 11, 6: 18. 2, Carolina, Prlmeau 21 (Roberts, Leschyshyn), 15:35. Penalties-Dvorak, Fla (interference), 3:24; Burt, Car (Interference), 7:09; Svehlo, Fla (holding), 8:01; Leschyshyn, Car (interference), 13:09. Second Period-3, Florida, Washburn 10, 1:27. 4, Carolina, Kepanen 25 (Chlasson, Prlmeau), 2:43 (pp). 5, Carolina, Grlmson 3 (Kapanen, Primeau), 6:30. Penalties Hill, Car (high-sticking), 1:48; Gagner, Fla (high-sticking), 2:03; Jovanovskl, Fla (roughing), 2:22; Emerson, Car (hooking;, 7:50; Fitzgerald, Fla (hooking), 11:41; Chiasson, Car (tripping), 12:42. Third Period -6, Florida, Koilov 12 (Dvorak, Svehla), 12:01. 7, Florida, Mellanby 12 (Murphy, Gagner), 18:31. 8, Carolina, Primeau 22, 19:52 (en). Penalties-Washburn, Fla (high-sticking), 1.15; Wandervllle, Car (interference), 3:44; O'Neill, Car (interference), 8:50. Shots on goal-Carolina 10-16-329. Florida 13-9-1638. Power-plays-Carolina 1 of 6; Florida 0 of 7. Goalies-Carolina, Kldd 15-18-2 (38 shots-35 saves). Florida, Vanbiesbrouck 16-27-9 ( 28-24). A-14,703 (14,703). Referee Dave Jackson. Linesmen Tim Nowak, Pierre Racicot. By Brian Biggane Palm Beach Post Staff Writer MIAMI Right winger Dino Ciccarelli appears to be the likeliest Florida Panther to be traded before today's 3 p.m. deadline. But this isn't the way Ciccarelli wanted it. General Manager Bryan Murray said before Tuesday's game that Ciccarelli had told him he "wanted to investigate the possibility (of) moving to a playoff team," but Ciccarelli said such a move was not his choice. Ciccarelli said that when he was acquired last Jan. 16, Murray promised him he'd have a contract extension for him to sign within a few weeks. That extension now appears never to be coming. "My first preference was to stay, and it still is," Ciccarelli said. "I wanted to sign for two more years, but the way things have gone here, it's not going to happen for me." Ciccarelli, who has an option to become an unrestricted free agent this summer, has to let the team know of his plans by June 30. "I've basically told them that if they can't do it now, how are they going to do it three or four weeks from now?" he asked. "If there's no commitment from the team now, I can't think there's going to be one three or four weeks from now." Atlantic W L T Pts GF GA Home Away Div x-New Jersey 42 18 9 93 194 135 26-7-1 16-11-8 20-4-4 Philadelphia 36 21 11 83 204 159 21-8-6 15-13-5 14-7-4 Washington 32 26 11 75 183 175 18-12-5 14-14-6 13-10-4 N.Y. Rangers 22 31 17 61 176 197 13-14-9 9-17-8 6-14-7 N.Y. Islanders 23 35 10 56 175 193 12-19-4 11-16-6 7-12-4 Florida 18 39 12 48 162 219 8-20-6 10-19-6 10-13-4 Tampa Bay 16 43 9 41 134 215 11-17-6 5-26-3 6-16-3 Northeast W L T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Pittsburgh 36 19 15 87 196 161 19-8-7 17-11-8 13-5-6 Boston 31 25 13 75 180 162 15-13-6 16-12-7 10-7-5 Montreal 32 28 9 73 198 175 14-15-7 18-13-2 8-12-2 Buffalo 28 25 15 71 173 159 15-11-8 13-14-7 9- 7-5 Ottawa 27 30 12 66 163 174 17-14-5 10-16-7 5-11-5 Carolina 27 34 7 61 166 187 14-14-6 13-20-1 9-12-1 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central W L T Pts GF GA Home Away Div x-Dallas 42 16 11 95 210 137 20-6-7 22-10-4 10-8-4 Detroit 38 19 14 90 216 171 20-8-7 18-11-7 10-5-6 St. Louis 36 26 8 80 205 168 21-9-5 15-17-3 12-8-1 Chicago 28 30 12 68 174 170 12-14-7 16-16-5 6-12-5 Phoenix 27 31 12 66 189 197 15-14-6 12-17-6 9-8-4 Toronto 24 36 9 57 158 198 13-17-5 11-19-4 8-14-1 Pacific W L T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Colorado 36 19 16 88 209 175 18-8-10 18-11-6 14-9-4 Los Angeles 32 25 11 75 197 179 20-12-3 12-13-8 14-7-2 Edmonton 27 34 10 64 179 199 14-15-5 13-19-5 9-15-1 San Jose 27 35 7 61 165 184 14-18-4 13-17-3 11-11-2 Calgary 22 34 13 57 185 209 15-14-5 7-20-8 10-9-3 Anaheim 23 37 10 56 171 217 1 1-21-4 12-16-6 9-14-2 Vancouver 21 37 13 55 195 242 12-17-4 9-20-9 9-11-6 Late Sunday Flames 5, Blues 3 Philadelphia might be the team most interested jn dealing for the 38-year-old right winger, but Murray v said his only conversation with Flyers GM Bob Clarke concerned a possible trade of defenseman Dallas Eakins, who has been playing with the Pan ;" thers' AHL affiliate in New Haven. Murray said he planned to speak with Ciccarelli " once again this morning before making any move. "I want to talk to him, and then do a little talking ; myself to other people," he said. "He mentioned there are a couple of teams that he'd like to go to if they're interested, but nothing absolute." While rumors abounded that the Panthers werCVJ also listening to offers about Scott Mellanby (Phila-delphia) and Ray Sheppard (Pittsburgh), Murray reported there had been no interest in goaltender John Vanbiesbrouck. "We got one phone call, but nothing's going 6n "y there," he said. B Carkner waived: Defenseman Terry Carkner,, who is in the first year of a three-year contract wortJrw $4.8 million, was put on waivers Sunday, a team spokesman said. - 0 1 2-3 3 0 2-5 St. Louts Calgary First Peried-1, Calgary, Morris 9 (Fleury, Ny-lander), 9:44 (pp). 2, Calgary, Bure II (Fleury, Allison), 11:27. 3, Calgary, Iginla 13 (Cassels, Titov), 17:06. Penalties-Mclnnls, Cal (hooking), :46, Con-roy, StL (hooking), 3:22; Pronger, StL (tripping), 7:52; Bergevin, StL, maor (fighting), 12:59; Ward, Col, maior (fighting), 12:59; Fleury, Cal, double minor-misconduct (hooking, roughing), 13:20; Pronger, StL (holding), 15:05; Conroy, StL (Interference), 16:01. Second Perlod-4, St. Louis, Courtnall 25 (Duchesne, Maclnnis), 1:50 (PP). Penalties-Cassels, Cal (hooking), 1:34; Cassels, Cal (unsportsmanlike conduct), 1:50, Courtnall, StL (elbowing), 15:47. Third Perlod-5, Calgary, Domenichelll 8 (Iginla), 2:04. 6, St. Louis, Courtnall 26 (Maclnnis, Murphy), 7:07. 7, St. Louis, Courtnall 27 (Murphy, Yake), 8:15. 8, Calgary, Fleury 24 (Dowd), 19:56 (en). Penalties-Rivers, StL (high-sticking), 10:22; Tltov, Cal (roughing), 10:22; McAlplne, StL (elbowing), 11:11. Shots on goal-St. Louis 4-17-10-31. Calgary 13-1 8-8-32. Power-plays-St. Louis 1 of 5; Calgary 1 of 5. Goalies-St. Louis, Fuhr 23-20-6 (31 shots-27 saves). Calgary, Tabaraccl 11-19-6 (31-28). A-16,675 (18.742). Referee-Paul Stewart. Linesmen-Lonnie Cameron, Brad Lazarowich. Detroit forces tie with Chicago Summaries Blackhawks 5, Red Wings 5 x-clinched playoff berth Monday's results irtl 2 2 10-5 113 0-5 Chicago Detroit HIGHLIGHTS Coyotes 3, Sharks 1 0 1 0-1 1 2 0-3 San Jose Phoenix Prlmeau: 2 goals, 2 assists Yzerman: 2 goals, 2 assists Carolina 5, Florida 3 Chicago 5, Detroit 5 Today's games line went through Chris Chelios" legs and deflected into the net off Chicago goaltender Chris Terreri. Noteworthy: The Vancou-i ver Canucks dealt left wing Glnd ' Odjick, their all-time penalty minutes leader, to the New York Is.-;;;; landers for defenseman Jason..:: Strudwick on Monday Dallas',?! Stars right wing Todd Harvey was" -t placed on injured reserve after undergoing arthroscopic surgery fit to repair a cartilage tear in hisV,; right knee. He will be out 2?r3 r weeks. . . . Washington Capitals, ,', goaltender Olaf Kolzig, who aj: lowed just one goal in three games last week, was named Player; of the Week. ' Palm Beach Post Wire Services DETROIT Steve Yzerman scored two of Detroit's three third-period goals and assisted on the other Monday night as the Red Wings rallied from a 4-1 deficit for a 5-5 tie with the Chicago Black-hawks. The tie ended winning streaks for both clubs. Chicago had won its previous four and Detroit three straight. Detroit trailed 5-3 when Yzerman scored the Red Wings' third power-play goal of the game with 4:48 remaining. Yzerman tied it with 51.6 seconds remaining when his shot from just inside the Chicago blue LATEST LINE First Period 1, Chicago, Krivokrasov 10 (Ler-oux, Johnson), 6:40. 2, Detroit, Pushor 2 (Lapointe), 9:17. 3, Chicago, Moreau 8 (Kllger), 14:12. Penalties-Simpson, Chi (Interference), :59; Russell, Chi (holding), 15:44. Second Period-4, Chicago, Amonte 26 (Suter, Terreri), :52 (pp). 5, Chicago, Moreau 9 (Kilger, More), 1:11. 6, Detroit, Lidstrom 17 (Murphy, Yzerman), 16:47 (pp). Penalties-Maltby, Det (high-sticking), :07; Fedorov, Det (high-slicking), 7:27; Suter, Chi (tripping), 11:00; Russell, Chi, maior (fighting), 14:49; McCarty, Det, maior (fighting), 14:49; LaFlamme, Chi (cross-checking), 16:10; La-Pointe, Det (hooking), 17:49. Third Period-7, Detroit, Fedorov 2 (Yzerman, Lidstrom), 2:48 (pp). 8, Chicago, Daze 30 (Wein-rich), 14:21. 9, Detroit, Yzerman 19 (Lidstrom, Shanahan), 15:02 (pp). 10, Detroit, Yzerman 20 (Fedorov, Lidstrom), 19:08. Penalties Krivokrasov, Chi (holding), 2:27; Fetisov, Det (hooking), 7:50; La-flamme, Chi (cross-checking), 14:46. Overtime-None. Penalty-Chellos, Chi (slashing), 2:25. Shots on goal-Chicago 9-8-5-1-23. Detroit 1212-16-5-45. Power-plays-Chicago 1 of 4; Detroit 3 of 7. Goalies-Chicago, Terreri 8-9-1 (45 shots-40 saves). Detroit, Hodson (15-11), Maracle 2-0-1 (1:11 second, 8-7). A-19,983 (19,983). Referee-Terry Gregson. Linesmen Dan McCourt, Brad First Period 1, Phoenix, Ronnlng 8 (Tocchet), 4- 30 (pp). Penalties-Gartner, Pho (holding), 1:05; MacLean, SJ (tripping), 3:47; Matteau, SJ (hooking), 8:05; Isblster, Pho (holding), 10:41; Nazarov, SJ, maior (fighting), 13:53; McKenzie, Pho, major (fighting), 13:53; Stapleton, Pho (boarding), 14:40; Granato, SJ (high-sticking), 19:53. Second Period-2, Phoenix, Tocchet 22 (Carney, Roenick), 4:59. 3, San Jose, Nolan 12 (Gill, Friesen ), 13:07 (pp). 4, Phoenix, Gartner 12 (Ronning, Doan), 19:46. Penallies-Diduck, Pho (unsportsmanlike conduct), 5:15; Granato, SJ (unsportsmanlike conduct), 5:15; Ronning, Pho (tripping), 11:49; Baron, Pho (high-sticking), 14:28. Third Period None. Penalties MacLean, SJ (roughing), :21; Tocchet, Pho, double minor (roughing), :21; Zyuzin, SJ (hooking), 3:21; Carney, Pho (roughing), 14:54. Shots on goal-San Jose 9-4-10 25. Phoenix 1114- 5- 30 Power-plays-San Jose 1 of 7, Phoenix 1 of 4. Goallei-San Jose, Vernon 24-21-5 ( 30 shots-27 saves). Phoenix, Khabibulln 23-26-10 ( 25-24). A-15,308 (16,210). Referee-Paul Devorski. Linesmen-Jay Sharrers, Wayne Bonney. New Jersey ( IV2) Phoenix (-IV2) Buffalo (-V2E) Vancouver (-IV2) Los Angeles (-V2E) Philadelphia at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m. Toronto at Phoenix, 9 p.m. Buffalo at Calgary, 9 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Los Angeles at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. LEGEND: A (-2W) next to one team means that team is the favorite and the other team (2) is the underdog. To wager on the favorite, a victory by three goals is needed. To win on the underdog, the team must either win, tie, or lose by less than two goals. All-Palm Beach County Athletic Conference winter teams Mew spdDirB: Sou Iwm With a Title IX push, Leonard begins girls lacrosse GIRLS SOCCER WRESTLING man), Bernard Jackson (Pahokee), Bob St. Preux (Forest Hill), Jonathan Brown (Glades Central). Second team Greg Colluccl (Cardinal Newman), Anquan Bol-din (Pahokee), Markus Emerson (Suncoast), Howard Osborne (Royal Pelm Beach), B.J. Lovett (Glades Central), Kris Sewer (Suncoast). Conference champion: Glades Central. Coach of the Year: Floyd Henry (Pahokee). i, ,j,ujji jiiiju.irriiiui i n i ii 1 " Class 4 A ; First team Ashley Snell (Wellington), Michelle White (Jbhri" 1. Leonard), Nicole Justice (Santaluces), Jessica.,. Narvaez (Wellington), Laurie Menkhaus (Spanish River), Lindsay Kay a) (Wellington), Maren Jafree (Spanish River), Amy Grenier (John I. Leonard),, 7 Laura Schneider (Spanish River), Lisa Gomez ' (Spanish River), Amanda Hopkins (Wellington ) Second team V Krista Fine (Atlantic), Vanessa Vasquei (Lak Worth), Christina White (John I. Leonard), Amber. ' Tollefson (Spanish River), Meghan McCarthy,; (Spanish River), Lindsay Yonadi (Spanish River), ' Rachel Schroeder (John I. Leonard), Fiona 0'Ne.l)r' (Palm Beach Lakes), Calina Murray (Sanfaluce&L, Erin Redfield (Wellington), Rachel Elsby (Spanish River). i- ' Conference Co-champions: Wellington and Sparifc't River , Coach of the Year: Brian Siringo (Wellington) - Class 5A By Dani Davies Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Carla Arismendy faced the goal, about to take her first penalty shot, but her lacrosse stick still felt awkward in her hands. Three days lniw n:aal before, still unsure of what lacrosse was, the John I. Leonard junior picked up the stick for the first time. Now she was playing in the Lancers' first game. Cradling the ball, she closed split second and GIRLS BASKETBALL Class 6A First team Monique Leonard (Santaluces), Lauren Delaney (Wellington), Meghan Saake (Wellington), Noelle Griffin (Palm Beach Lakes), Janelle Antoine (Atlantic), Shatoya Coogle (Spanish River). Second team Marvelous Washington (Palm Beach Lakes), Keri Groover (Palm Beach Lakes), Leticta Graham (John I. Leonard), Natasha Crui (John I. Leonard), Franceta Ran (Lake Worth), Terrisha Kearse (Lake Worth). Conference champien: Wellington. Coach of the Year: Larry Griesemer (Wellington). Class 5A First team Laura Roth (Jupiter), Mogall Merat (Boca Raton), Melissa Anderson (Boca Raton), Stephanie In-fantino (Olympic Heights), Jessie Scala (Palm Beach Gardens), Tamia Williams (Palm Beach Gardens). Second team Sue Burke (Jupiter), Shayla Thompson (Olympic Heights), Renee Stennett (Olympic Heights), Beth Byron (Palm Beach Gardens), Emily Traugh (Palm Beach Gardens), Erin McCue (W. T. Dwyer). Conference champion: Palm Beach Gardens. Co-coaches of the Year: Cassandra Rahming (Boca Raton) and Jim Traugh (Palm Beach Gardens). Class 4A First team t Terah James (Suncoast), Exzavia Cunningham (Suncoast), Jessica Beaver (Pope John Paul), Lauren Hills (Cardinal Newman), Robbie Bonks (Pahokee), Kim Coleman (Glades Central). Second team Tara White (Cardinal Newman), Natasha Jacinto (Forest Hill), Brandi Pringle (Pahokee), Blair Parker (Pope John Paul). Tittany Morgan (Forest H,in, Kenvatta Connaway (Suncoast). Cenference champien: Suncoast. Coach of the Year: Tim Koerber (Pope John Paul). EXTRA her eyes for a took the shot. Class 4A First team 103: Phil Baker (Santaluces); 112: Peter Testa (John I. Leonard); 119: George Cintron (Wellington); 125: Eric Villacampa (Spanish River); 130: Casey Knudtson (Santaluces); 135: Blane Davis (Palm Beach Lakes); 140: Rodrigo Dos Santos (Santaluces); 14S: Keith Hersh (Spanish River); 152: Marco Pena (Wellington); 160: Duane Love (Santaluces); 171: Marco Castillo (Lake Worth); 189: David Fried-berg (Lake Worth); 215: Rudy St. Louis (Atlantic); Heavyweight: Jonathan Gibson (Atlantic.) Second team 103: Joe West (John I. Leonard); 112: Jason Gibson (Santaluces); 119: Hayden Stumberg (Spanish River); 125: Chris Medaugh (Palm Beach Lakes); 130: Jeffrey Angottl (Wellington); 135: Chris Daley (Santaluces); 140: Frank Lalla (Palm Beach Lakes); 145: Randy Morrissette (Santaluces); 152: Daniel Chuha (Lake Worth); 160: Mark Marino (John I. Leonard); 171: Nathan De Graves (John I. Leonard); 189: Alson Jacquet (Atlantic); 215: Gene Belli (John I. Leonard); Heavyweight: Sean Kilby (Lake Worth.) Conference champion: Santaluces. Coach of the Year: Sam Agresti (Santaluces.) Class 5A First team 103: Todd Anderson (Jupiter); 112: Jon Jonas (Boca Raton); 119: Chris Allan (Boca Raton); 125: Damian Tater WT, Dwyer); 130: Mike Luceri (Boca Raton), 135: Andre Moise (WT. Dwyer); 140: Luke O'Boca Ratonien (Boca Raton); 145: David McLeod 11. Dwyer); 152: Adam Klavon (Boca Raton); 140: Phil Antico (Olympic Heights); 171: Ryan Smith (Boca Raton); 189: Shane Todd (Boca Raton); 215: Pat Spirelli (Palm Beach Gardens); Heavyweight: Jefferson Exil (Boca Raton.) Second team 103: David Rudnick (Olympic Heights); 112: Paul Llmegrover (Jupiter); 119: Derek Holt (WT. Dwyer); 125: Jason Cole (Olympic Heights); 130: Boca Ratonian Wade (W T. Dwyer); 135: Kevin McOermott (Pelm Beach Gardens); 140: Jason Locker (Olympic Heights), 145: Mark Cannava (Olympic Heights); 152: Ryan Sheppard (WT. Dwyer); 160: Tom Holden (W T Dwyer); 171: Logan Stanko (Olympic Heights); 189- Ryan Scully (Jupiter); 215: Jose Lopet (Olympic Heights); Heavyweight: Daniel Berkecii (Palm Beach Gardens.) Conference champion: Boca Raton. Coach of the Year: Howard Primous (W T Dwyer ) Classes 4AJA First team 103: David Sanchoi (Forest Hill); 112: Robert Vil-larreal (Cardinal Newman); 119: Jon Warren (Poyal Palm Beach); 125: David Neal (Glades Central); 130: Tim Nelson (Forest Hill), 140- Sidney De-samour (Glades Central); 145 Dan Powell (Suncoest); 152: Dan Messina (Suncoast), 160 Roger Dondell (Glades Central); 171: Terry Maxwell (Royal Palm Beach); 189: John Matute (Forest Hill); 215: Tommy Tetanos (Royal Palm Beach); Heavvweight: Andy Miller (Royal Palm Beach I Second team 103: Joe Neerlnj (Cardinal Newman); 119 Clivo Stople (Glades Central); 125: Branch Ferhuson (Cardinal Newman); 130: Pat Mankemyer (Cardinal Newmanl; 145 Eric Rios (Forest Hill l; 152: Eud-son Montunat (Glades Central); 160- Ralph Luna (Forest Hill); 171- Jesus Fernendei (Forest Hiii), 189 Dave Morrow (Royal Palm Beach): 215 Dwight Fordo (Glades Central), Heavyweight Jermem King (Glodes Control ) Honorable mention 103: Brent Peterson (Royol Pelm Beach); ITS- LANNIS WATERSStaff Photographer John I. Leonard's Kelly Collins gets hit in the head with a stick by a St. Michael's Independent School player during Monday's match. St. Michael's, a Stuart school, was playing its first match. First team t Liz Swinson (Boca Raton), Kerrl Blackburn' v (Boca Raton), Vanessa Randolph (Olympic Heights), Becky Walker (Palm Beach Gardens), 'Nicole Garvey (Jupiter), Kara Rao (Olympid Heights), Kelli Partridge (Palm Beach Gardens), Krlstina Hritz (Jupiter), Ashley Weeks (Jupiter);' Tami Tringoli (William T. Owyer), Jill Robe IBoca Raton), Paula Hurley (Olympic Heights) . Second team Erin Pargerl (Olympic Heights), Carey Turner (William T. Dwyer), Kelly Saxe (Palm Beach Ga.-, dens), Courtney Lentz (Jupiter), Monique Mitfor (Boca Raton), Lisa Castio (Jupiter), Jade Jacob -(William T. Dwyer), Sara Tacy (Boca Raton), -Ati-,. cia Burt (Boca Raton), Dana Bordes (Olympic Heights) Honor able mention Carli Hutton (Jupiter), Maris Gilt (Palm Beacft Gardens), Mille Mai in go (Olympic Heights), Eric -Echevarria (Jupiter) Conference Champion: Boca Raton "l'"J' Coach of the Year: Stan Lembryk (Jupiter) Classes 4A3A First team Aiiyssa Cunningham (Suncoast), Lynn Rankle. (Cardinal Newman), Lindsay O'Donnell (Pop -John Paul), Erin Moylan (Pope John Paul), Tasne Nalywaiko (Suncoast), Beat r it Mascaro (Popof John Paul), Melissa Martinez (Royal Palm Beociw Colleen Ford (Suncoast), Charlotte Vening (Cardinal Newman, Tiffany Milne (Pop John Pm Jackie Frailer (Suncoast), Holland Harriss (Sui coast) m Second team Denise vanson (Cardinal Newman), Kendr Green (Royal Palm Beach), Kimya Randolph (Suncoast), Mar ley Goodman (Cardinal Newmanl, ' Mmdi Scaggs (Cardinal Newman), Alkie Maidy (Forest Hill), Roxanne Julius (Suncoast), Shayna Gourgourinis (Pope John Paul), Bre Adam son (Royal Palm Beach), Pam Adeimy (Forest Hill), Kelly Miller (Suncoast), Kelly Herron (Pop John Paul), Angie Kylo (Cardinal Newman). Honrabt mention 3 Nichoie Peters lRoyl Plm Beach), Stacey Mot-ter (Forest Hiti), Rene Sileo (Pop John Paul), Katie Peacock (Forest Hill), Thus Kuishafc (Cardinal Newman), Lori Chtsm (Cardinal Newman), Corey Roshkmd (Suncoast), Diane Feur (Suncoast), Miryam St. Fort (G)ades Central), Dartin Monal (Glades Central), Amanda Newhous Cenference Champin: Pop John Pauf Coach f the Year: Dan Krodler (Suncoast) - BOYS SOCCER cm. First toam Dm.n Murgt (Palm Beach Lake), Dana Richard Wellington), Arturo Moraga (John I. Leonard), Jason Vertage (Spantsh River), Harold Lang (Spamsh R.ver), Karl Hohn (Wellington!, Franti V'ber (Atlantic). Brent Eggies'on (Spanish River), Jett Moses (Wellington), Shayn Logan (John I. Leonard), Chris Keyes (Wellington). Second team . , B-ny Han (Wellington), Chris Zetaye (Atlantic), Rodngo Garcta (Wellington), Ean Gayle (Palm Beach Lanes). Jason Wend-guren (Palm Beach Lakes), tan WHson (Wellington), Edward Price (Santaluces). T J, Beach (Wellington), Cory Allison (Wellington), Aiei Bruno (Lake Worth), Pablo Castro I John I Leonard) Cenference Champien: Wellington Caach 1 the Year: Jason Chung iSanfaluces) Oat SA Lacrosse facts PLAYERS: 12 on a team. EQUIPMENT: A yellow rubber ball and a stick or crosse with a net at the top. All players can wear gloves, but only goalies wear protective gear. MATCH: Two 25-minute halves that feature continuous play. There is a 10-minute half time. SCORING: One point for a goal. KEY TERM: Cradling (keeping the ball moving in the net). SEASON: High school teams play in the spring. However, lacrosse is not sanctioned by the Florida High School Activities Association. Denny Biom (Royol Palm Beach); 152 Hervey Mom, io iGiodcs Central I, 160: Mike Goulet (Royol Palm Beach ) Conference champion: Cerdmel Newman Ceedi of the Year: joe Oente. Cardinal Newman CHEERLEADING The referee's whistle blew, and she felt a passing feeling of perfection as she realized what she had done. "I scored?" she thought. Two months ago, no player on the John I. Leonard girls lacrosse team had ever seen lacrosse. Some had never heard of it. But the Lancers became the first girls team from a Palm Beach County public school to play lacrosse, paving the road for a sport that might carve a niche for itself in the county's future. The sport was chosen by John L Leonard in an effort to satisfy Title IX regulations dealing with gender equity, but some other schools may follow suit Athletic directors from three schools Santaluces, Spanish River and Olympic Heights have expressed interest in starting lacrosse programs next season. - "Some schools created more junior varsity teams or freshmen teams, but the only way we're going to counter the numbers in football is to have a new sport for girls," said Linda Cowart, the program planner for athletics and physical education in Palm Beach County high schools. The same efforts that satisfied the Department of Education brought six girls who had never played lacrosse before out to John I. Leonard's first practice two months ago. They had 16 before the first game, and now there are 21 on the roster. The Lancers trek from Fort Lauderdale to Vero Beach to compete, mostly against private schools, including St. Andrew's and St Edward's. The only other public school they play is Sebastian River. 1 "Before the Sebastian River way down the field toward the wrong goal before she finally noticed she was headed for her own goalie and turned around. But despite dropped balls, missed shots and other minor mishaps, the Lancers have maintained a sense of humor and purpose. "We run into each other a lot, and our practices probably aren't as serious as some others, but we're just out to have fun and not concentrate on winning right now," said Collins, who scored the school's first goal and leads the team with seven. "I'm sure they'll have a more strict setting later as they get better." Not only are the Lancers building the foundation for girls lacrosse, they are creating opportunity for more girls to play college sports. "They've picked it up so quickly. There are definite college scholarships out there for these girls," said assistant coach Rhonda Loos. Loos said most of her players had never participated in sports. Arismendy is a member of the band who said she would have never played a sport if it wasn't for lacrosse, in which no one player has more experience than another. She has learned teamwork, how to work hard and keep her mouth shut She's taking pnde in "showing them we're a good team even though we just started." And because of lacrosse, she sees herself a little differently. "Now I'm one of the people who says, 'I have a game " BOYS BASKETBALL Class 6A First team Anton Paige (Wellington). Walter Brooms (John I Loonordi. L. J Sm-m (Sentaiucet). Ryan Wit-kowski (Wellington), Diocrodo Alvoroi (Loko Worth). Brandon Hortfomon ILeae Wortn) CVOSS 4A First team Allison Stewart (Spanish Rfvr); Meyra Rodriguez (Spanish R'ver), Manssa Dute (Atlantic), Darren Clayton (Santpiuces), Lenss Frdindr (Santaluces ) n r Jcn)m Mavr Rodriguez (Span-sh Rvr); AMI to Strew- 1 rt Son'h R'ver). Kim Ch odo (AHft ) Cmc f m Year: jnmr Peterson (Sonis River I Class SA Frtt team Meliss Rome (Otympic Highrtt. JSftic Irlift (Olympic Mgtt). Joy Row (Juptr), Rtfcfci -bo tPatm Beach Gardens). Jennifer Bug net (Prp Beach Gardens ) iiiui Colemen (Pelm Beech Les). Onor First team John Skora (Olympic MeghHJ. K C Hillifcer ( Jupiter). Mectof Neverra (Boca Raton), Dan Sketton (Oiymp'C HeghtK, Erik GiHer (Peim Beach Gardens), Jon Gentte (Jup-ter), Oavtd Green (Jupiter,, Ennqu Beo (Boca Raon), tsreet Manie (JwP'ter), ivo Cecieno (Boca Raton), Alfonso De Vares (Olympic Heights), Israel Garcia ( Juptter). Sced team Paco Manro (Jupiter), Robert Kvyprs (Jupiter). Josn V'Miier (Palm Beach Gardens), Ryan McDona'd (CMymp Heghti. Chris Lewctvk (Boca Rao). Kev.n O Neil (Win.em T Dwver). en-e Cosano oca Raton), Leahy (CHym- pc Hegnti), Steven Arporow (Pam Pch Gardens). Loranjo Zegnata Olympic Meigntij, jm Pantra (W'M'am T Dwyer), Brten 0ii (0ymp Heonts Vmicius Aah (Boca Raton). Center Champ Jup-ter Cecft e me Year: Stan Lemftry ( Jupiter) Classes A 1A Ptrl team Sev Sh $4jncoas RodH Supers (Suncoast). Study G'l (Suncoest). Den! Franks (Su-coa" Dt't wte i Suncoast), Stephen Ov4 (Card-nt HoywfTve ), jeremy C'vo (Cardinal Newmanl Cw'S Barry (Card naJ tewma ) Pod Al-rne de (Poo jon Pavi. f r how (Pope John Paul). trVei Windsor Pope Jui Pewt) wo Gedoy fFrt ) 'k Hon (Rovl Paim Bi Ar-w Vctech (Revet Pesm Bee' B y to-fcoeepocus (Fores H-i) Crt C o' tPoee Jo- Pan Ck Cmcs (Cad t Ht-h jottA We Ca"'ni Newmn i, eent vrTX .SuKcMt ivthew loc ev fSuncoasu. Jn Loul Rennet Suncaat). Jasmd NeureuS o'e CMre Cn" t Sunc wM. (Mck a 1h Year: B"n Buomii tCrdnpt ft J game, none of us had seen a real field so the ref had to walk us around and show us the lines and everything," said Amy Collins, a senior who also plays soccer. The Lancers have endured embarrassing moments. "In the first game, we brought all white balls to the game and the ref came up and asked us for the regulation yellow balls, so we had to go on a hunt for yellow." said assistant coach Chris Holley. "Now our cheer before each game is "Yellow Balls!" AgaiHst Palm Beach Day, sophomore Cary Cooper ran half Denson Seeuees, Leesree Freemen (Pelm Beoch Lotosl. Joson Geetners (Soon, so flitwrl. Denny Wnght ISontalucesl. Jeff Frederic (Loko worth) Conference chomplon: Lake wort CoocK 01 the Yoor: Joy McCorm-ck (Wellington). Close to Fnt seem Mara icw tier (Jueitorl Chris Jockson (Pelm Bene Goroensi. Trm,a mom iBoca Raton) Jov PoroootK ice Raton) Jommorl O No (W T Dwverl Tyrone ( T Dwyer). Jomes Do- teure (OtymMC He gnnl toco seem jmon Ph,tcoeos (Olympic Me-ghll. Ntc Sen-Oowe ' O'vo-C Me-ehtti. Alberf Dawson iPaim ajerti Goroens) Matt &nemwen PeMn fteec Gor-oenst. Terence Ben w 1 Dwvorl. Oscar Moore ( i Matt vntt't Jue teri Cowletsnco cnoiwion- W T Dwvor Coac M She Yoor: Freo Ross 1 T Dwyfl 041 M Puilioo Ftrst ihoi ChoriOS FreOerO IPOOO JO P0l) I Poo Jon Pew"). Terroxe mosos (Co-am New Alter ffuttautfcut ( JuO"-). Antfre Cosse 0vmpt we gnnt eh- Loesc (Pm Bec ft Srfiti Mandv woffitt (Pim Beac Gordons l Ceac f he Year: Cotieen Robinson tw T Dwrerf Class 4 Ftrsf ena Krttt,! R (Suncoast); Jessc Kaarvtey (Se-ctwst). Venv Thomoiion iPencAee) Erie Pres ton (ftovaf Paim 0NKhl, Keren Cartey iReyar Patm fteacti 1 Scnd m .r.tttn (Revari fafm Beach), Deann Ka, i p' Pe Beac ) K, CaacSt a fn Year: Jerotm MarsA (oyt P" Beech ) . . The wnt .4.rice tem ar Se b P." Becft Cetny Atitt Cenfrec cone.

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