The Under Armour Underclass Tournament consists of two divisions of boys and girls teams from divided into 11 regional teams — Baltimore, Long Island, Midwest, New England, New Jersey, Philadelphia, South, Southwest, Upstate NY, Washington D.C. and West. The “Highlight” division is comprised of players from the the 2018 and 2019 classes, while the “Command” division is made up of players from the classes of 2020 and 2021.
Complete scores and results from the Under Armour Underclass Tournament can be found here.
Loaded with players from San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles, the West Highlight squad opened Friday with a dominating 17-4 win over Upstate NY and followed that with a hard-fought 9-8 win over the South. Saturday, Ellis Geis (Foothill / Denver) scored in overtime to lift the West past Baltimore 10-9, and the West knocked off New England 9-7 to wrap up pool play with a 4-0 record.
That earned the West a well-deserved bye in the quarterfinal round of bracket play Sunday. In the semifinals, the West took a 2-0 lead over New Jersey in the first quarter but trailed 3-2 at halftime. New Jersey ultimately won 8-6, eliminating the West and advancing to the title game, where it fell 9-8 to Philadelphia in overtime.
Quentin Buchman (Santa Margarita / Boston University) and Evan Egan (Torrey Pines / North Carolina) were named All-Tournament in the Highlight Division. Buchman scored 10 goals in the tournament, tied for fourth among individual goal scorers. Geis scored six.
Nicholas DeMaio (Coronado / Boston University) led all players in the division with 12 assists and also scored two goals.
Under Armour West Boys’ Highlight Team
|Topher Bligh||St. Ignatius||Attack|
|Quentin Buchman||Santa Margarita||Midfield|
|Jack Crockett||Sacred Heart Prep||Attack|
|Evan Egan||Torrey Pines||Defense|
|Jonathan Ford||Torrey Pines||LSM|
|Makail Fraboni||Torrey Pines||Goalie|
|Shayne Grant||Torrey Pines||Midfield|
|Spencer Grant||Torrey Pines||Face-off|
|Sam Handley||Jesuit Portland||Attack|
|Brody LaPorte||Menlo School||LSM|
|Bernhardt Pederson||Park City High School||Attack|
|George Pike||Avon Old Farms||Midfield|
|Ryan Ramirez||Torrey Pines||Midfield|
|Jack Schlendorf||Oregon Episcopal||Goalie|
|Alex Slusher||Oregon Epispical||Attack|
The West Highlight team started the weekend strong by defeating Upstate New York, 11-10. However, the West lost its next three pool match-ups to South, 14-7, Baltimore, 15-6, and Philadelphia, 12-6.
The West girls rebounded Sunday to beat the Midwest team 11-10 in a consolation bracket game and finish a respectable 2-3 on the weekend.
Long Island beat Baltimore 14-9 to claim the Girls Highlight Division title.
Under Armour Underclass West Girls’ Highlight Team
|Essie Atherton||Head-Royce School||Attack|
|Maddie Barkate||St. Margaret’s||Midfield|
|Ashlee Caruana||St. Margaret’s||Defense|
|Bailey Cheetham||Deerfield Academy||Midfield|
|Ingrid Corrigan||Sacred Heart Prep||Midfield|
|Hennessey Evans||Trabuco Hills||Midfield|
|Grace Fujinaga||The Overlake School||Midfield|
|Bailey Gehler||Academy of Our Lady Of Peace||Midfield|
|Caitlin Jones||La Costa Canyon||Midfield|
|Carlie Leach||Lake Oswego High School||Midfield|
|Sophia LeRose||Torrey Pines||Goalie|
|Lexie Likins||La Costa Canyon||Defense|
|Emily Maahs||Mater Dei||Defense|
|Quinnlyn Mason||Aliso Niguel||Midfield|
|Meaghan McDoniel||Cathedral Catholic||Goalie|
|Kelli McKinnon||Torrey Pines||Attack|
|Niki Miles||St. Margaret’s||Midfield|
|Bailee Monjazeb||Torrey Pines||Midfield|
|Amanda Morse||Redwood High School||Midfield|
|Sydney Payne||Mater Dei||Defense|
|Madison Souza||San Ramon Valley||Attack|
The West Command squad opened pool play with a 9-5 loss to Baltimore on Friday but bounced back to defeat Upstate NY 10-9 for a split on the tournament’s first day. Saturday, though, produced two heartbreakers for the West boys.
In Saturday’s first game, the West lost to the South 7-6. Later, New England posted a 9-8 win over the West to close out the pool round. The West ended the tournament on a high note Sunday, though, beating Southwest 10-9.
The West was involved in four of the nine one-goal decisions in the 30-game Command tournament. The division also featured four two-goal decisions, including Long Island’s 11-9 win over Baltimore in the title game.
Blake Erlbeck (Torrey Pines) scored seven goals in the tournament; Chase LaDrido (Bishop’s / Johns Hopkins) scored four goals and had two assists; Mac MacLean (Sierra Canyon) had four goals and one assist; Andrew Cumming (Foothill) had three goals and one assist; Tyler Buchner (Bishop’s) and Troy Hofer (Foothill) each scored two goals; and Carson Kuhl (Westlake) had a goal and an assist.
Under Armour Underclass West Boys’ Command Team
|Dylan Bauer||Park City||Attack|
|Hunter Binney||La Costa Canyon||Goalie|
|Wells Bligh||St. Ignatius||Attack|
|Teagan Bultman||Torrey Pines||Face-off|
|Ryan Cornelius||Chaminade||Long Stick Midfield|
|Conrad Delgado *INJURED||Torrey Pines||Defense|
|Blake Erlbeck||Torrey Pines||Attack|
|Christian Evans||Cathedral Catholic||Long Stick Midfield|
|John Fitzhenry||Oregon Episcopal School||Long Stick Midfield|
|Cole Garvey||Mira Costa||Long Stick Midfield|
|Bobby Gavin||Corona del Mar||Goalie|
|Trae Ika||Loomis Chaffee||Midfield|
|Mac MacLean||Sierra Canyon School||Attack|
|Shea McColley||Saint Ignatious||Midfield|
|Andrew Pederson||Park City||Defense|
The West squad opened its UA All-America weekend with a 14-8 loss to eventual pool-winner and tournament finalist Baltimore but bounced back to beat the South 13-10 to end the first day with a 1-1 record. Saturday proved to be a tough one, though, starting with a 16-5 loss to Philadelphia and ending with a 12-10 loss to Upstate NY.
Sunday, the West wrapped up its weekend with another close loss, 14-12 to the Southwest. Long Island went on to defeat Baltimore 8-6 to claim the Girls Command Title.
Under Armour West Girls’ CommandTeam
|Campbell Case||St. Margarets||Attack|
|Brooke DeMaggio||San Elijo||Midfield|
|Erin Duffy||Newbury Park||Midfield|
|Megan Flandreau||Eastside Catholic||Defense|
|Bella Gervasi||West Ranch||Attack|
|Leiden Huber||Scripps Ranch||Midfield|
|Emma Ing||Newbury Park||Midfield|
|Carly Irvine||San Marcos||Midfield|
|Mia Kohn||Torrey Pines||Midfield|
|Claire Lemelin||Amador Valley||Goalie|
|Sierra Lizerbram||La Costa Canyon||Defense|
|Isabella Mayo||Amador Valley||Face-off|
|Lauren Pederson||Park City||Midfield|
|Kiana Perez||Granite Bay||Midfield|
|Kate Rothman||Torrey Pines||Midfield|
|Korin Wheaton||Adrian Wilcox||Goalie|