Michigan Basketball commit Matt Vogrich and his Lake Forest team kicked off the 2008-09 season in the Niles West Thanksgiving Tournament. The Lake Forest Scouts advanced to the tournament finals by beating Niles West 63-55 and Rich South 61-48. Vogrich scored 29 points against Niles West and 20 against Rich South.
Lake Forest lost in overtime to Glenbrook North 67-62 in the finals. Vogrich scored 8 points in the final three minutes including a steal and two free throws to tie the game at 54 and send it to overtime. Vogrich was double teamed just about every time he touched the ball. Vogrich was named to the all tournament team.
Next on the schedule: Lake Forest will play at Libertyville High School on Friday December 5th.
Darius Morris will kick off his season on December 2nd.
Blake McLimans will kick off his season on December 3rd.
Jordan Morgan will kick off his season on December 8th.