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Boys track concludes season at state meet

Quinn Cunningham
June 5, 2017
Filed under Sports

Last weekend six athletes competed at the IHSA Boys Track and Field State Finals at Eastern Illinois University. The athletes consisted of senior Grant Wagner who competed in the high jump, freshman Josh Methner who ran in the 3200, and the 4x800 meter relay team of sophomore Ryan Buch and seniors...

Volleyball edges out Libertyville, spikes way to state

Katie Lindgren
June 2, 2017
Filed under Sports

The boys volleyball team is headed to state, which hasn't happened for the boys program since 2005 when assistant coach Jodi Blazek was the head coach. The boys will play the two time reigning state champs Glenbard West today at 5 at Hoffman Estates High School. With Glenbard West's all senior lineup,...

Softball falls to Barrington in conference title game

Softball falls to Barrington in conference title game

Caroline Stiefbold
May 19, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

After winning the East Divison, softball faced off against Barrington for the MSL Conference crown.  The Fillies defeated the Huskies 12-1.  Here are photos from the May 18 matchup.   ...

Barrington win ends championship chances for boys volleyball

Barrington win ends championship chances for boys volleyball

Joshua Irvine
May 18, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

A harsh defeat at the hands of Barrington last night has ripped the MSL Championship from the reach of the boys volleyball team. Despite a tight scoreboard in the opening of the first game, Barrington claimed the championship title over the Huskies in two games with scores of 25-19 and 25-18. "It...

Baseball comes up short against Palatine

Baseball comes up short against Palatine

May 16, 2017
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Baseball faced off against Palatine on May 15.  The Huskies fell 4-9 against the Pirates in a game honoring coach Bob Huber's final season.

Bednar competes at state meet

Bednar competes at state meet

May 15, 2017
Filed under From the Issue, Photos, Sports

Sophomore Matt Bednar competed at the gymnastics state finals on May 13.  He placed 33 in the high bar competition and 44 in the pommel horse competition ...

Softball triumphs over Knights

Softball triumphs over Knights

May 9, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

Softball was victorious in their East matchup against Prospect.  The girls defeated the Knights 11-6.  Here are photos from the win.

Bednar bound for gymnastics state

Bednar bound for gymnastics state

Joshua Irvine
May 8, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

Sophomore Matt Bednar will be heading to the boys gymnastics state championship on Friday after qualifying at last Friday's sectional meet at Prospect. Bednar will be competing in the pommel and high bar events, for which he received scores of 8.05 and 7.65 points (the lowest qualifiers scored 7.75...

Volleyball claims East title over Buffalo Grove

Volleyball claims East title over Buffalo Grove

Trent Sprague
May 5, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

Boys volleyball triumphed over Buffalo Grove Friday in a game that claimed the MSL East title for the team.  Here are photos from the win.

Báez: Overlooked Cubs star

Caroline Stiefbold
May 4, 2017
Filed under Sports

The following is an op-ed.  Views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of CorrespondentLive, The Correspondent or its staff as a whole. Javy. Báez. Báez is killing it for the Cubs right now. I would even deem him my favorite Cub of the last few years, but if he got ...

Gymnastics hobbled but unfazed for invite

Joshua Irvine
March 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

This afternoon, a group of boys in gym clothes crowded around a orange-papered board in a little-seen room smelling of chalk and body odor that spends most of the day locked tight. The boys were Hersey's varsity and JV gymnasts, the board listed their event placement for tomorrow's Prospect Invitational,...

Petro victorious at state

Petro victorious at state

Joshua Irvine
February 26, 2017
Filed under Carousel, Sports

Full disclosure: the author is a member of the varsity swim team. Junior Michael Petro emerged victorious at Saturday's IHSA State Swimming and Diving meet, claiming medals and All-American status in both the 200 meter individual medley and 100 meter butterfly events. Petro claimed second in both...

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