JCA junior Kara Wilhelm named All-American by U.S. Lacrosse

MINOOKA – Hard work pays off.

Joliet Catholic Academy junior Kara Wilhelm always was athletic. Early on, she could play any sport and do well, but when a family moved into the neighborhood, another athlete sparked an interest in her.

Since then, the incoming junior has balanced multiple sports and currently plays varsity basketball for the Angels and club lacrosse.

All her hard work is showing results. This summer, Wilhelm was one of 80 girls named high school All-Americans by US Lacrosse from among 5,000 athletes.

Click Here to read the complete article by the Joliet Herald News’ Kaitlyn Jasnica published on Saturday, July 15, 2017.

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