Talent Galore: College-bound Stars Ready For PepsiCo Showdown Girls Spotlight

High school girls soccer in Illinois has become a hotbed for college recruiters. In what may be its strongest overall field since the girls portion started, the PepsiCo Showdown will showcase 100s of players set to play in college this fall, along with 100s of future college prospects at the same site on back-to-back Saturdays this month. Checkout the list of just some of the college-bound stars competing in the popular showcase.

With Main Core Back, Willowbrook Ready To Exceed Expectations

Willowbrook sophomore Erinn Bell: “It was fun playing as a freshman on the varsity level last season. You get to compete against better and more experienced players, and then you realize how far you’ve come since you first started playing on varsity. I realized you have to be really aggressive and to be more proactive than reactive.” Bob Narang has the story for #PrepSoccerReport

Wasielewski Has Resurrection Primed For Turnaround Season

Enter new Resurrection coach Mike Wasielewski, who has deep roots in high school soccer. He is the main reason the Lane Tech girls soccer program is where it is today. During his tenure at the Chicago school, he led the Indians to four regional titles – one in Class AA and three in Class 3A – and four city championships during a six-year span from 2007-2013. Bob Narang has the story.