PRESS BOX: WATER POLO
Henry Yavitt, who helped the New Trier boys water polo team to a runner-up finish at the IHSA state tournament this past spring, recently was named to the NISCA/Speedo Boys Water Polo All-American team.
Yavitt, who will play water polo at the Air Force Academy, was a third-team selection.
He was of four Illinois players to be honored. The others included Stevenson’s Andrew Shashin (first team), Naperville Central’s Kent Emden (fifth team) and Stevenson’s Dan Maleski (honorable mention).