Los Angeles Times

Heart and Soul: 10/27/2006

HEART AND SOUL By Scott Strazzante An intimate look at high school athletics away from the fields of play As the Oak Park varsity field hockey team preps for its regional match against visiting Glenbard West, Huskies junior varsity players and ballgirls for the day Micheline Figel (left) and Mary Kate Martinotti take advantage of the pregame warm up to have an impromptu juggling competition. As their contest ends and they take to opposite sides of the field for the match, the girls downplay their circus skills by agreeing, “We are always doing random things like this.”Send comments, suggestions and ideas to sstrazzante@tribune.com