The Niles West athletic department is excited to announce that the Bass Fishing team qualified two boats to this weekend’s IHSA State Bass Fishing tournament. Senior Matt Galanopoulos & his Sophomore sister Sam Galanopoulos took first place, in Boat #1. Senior Thomas Lappas took the BIGGEST fish, in Boat #2.
This is the West program’s first time qualifying to the state meet. The state tournament is scheduled for Thursday, May 18 through Saturday, May 20. Congrats to Head Coach Bill Pistorious and Asst. Coach Chris Barnett on getting their team downstate. Good luck to the team and coaching staff as they try to bring home a state trophy. GO WOLVES!!!