Downers Grove South's 2013 spring sports highlight reel
Boys volleyball state championship, girls softball playoff run top list of memorable moments
The spring sports season saw a slew of memorable moments from Downers Grove South athletes. Here are some of the biggest highlights for the Mustangs.
13: Number of times the Mustangs scored eight runs or more in a game. They scored in double-digits eight times.
Highlight: Winning 20 games in high school baseball ensures a winning season. Winning 30 places a team in elite company. The Mustangs reached elite status this season, topping Waubonsie Valley, 4-1, in the regional championship game for win No. 30. The Mustangs were anchored by the strong pitching of Brian Glowicki, Zach Burdi, Danny Mayer, Nick Alfini and Zach Taylor.
Photo gallery: South takes on North in crosstown baseball clash.
6-0: The Mustangs' record in West Suburban Gold play this spring. Four of those wins came in two games.
Highlight: The Mustangs won a conference title, but the big prize came June 1 when they topped Lincoln-Way North 25-18, 25-20 for the state title. Nick Timreck (11 kills), Mike Schmitt (10 kills), David Pawlicki (29 assists) and David DeMarco (14 digs) led the title match effort, but it was a team effort all season as five players (Timreck, Schmitt, Will Tischler, John Hanek and Austin Adank) had more than 100 kills and five (DeMarco, Pawlicki, Hanek, Tyler Zowaski and Steve Kryk) tallied more than 100 digs. South finished the year 31-10.
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