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Girls cross country heads to Busse Woods

Claire Durand
October 20, 2014
Filed under Online only, Sports

                                  Cross country runners head to regional tomorrow at Busse Woods in hopes of advancing to sectionals next week. The girls won t...

Tennis wraps up their season

Rebecca Kowalski and Jessica Ahon
October 20, 2014
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

As the varsity tennis season finished, the girls placed second at conference, which took place on Oct. 9, 10, and 11 at Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, and Conant. The team was motivated and played hard. At the Stevenson sectional on Oct. 18, they tied for sixth place overall with Buffalo Grove. "Since...

Bulls off-season needs equal rebuilding

Mark Milligan
June 2, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Sports, Uncategorized

Bulls Off-Season The Chicago Bulls' recent season was a grinding, grueling success despite the loss of the super star, Derrick Rose.  His knee injury effectively eliminated any championship hopes but the remaining players fought and clawed their way into the playoffs.  In the off-season, the Bul...

Junior returns to state

Mili Pandya
May 22, 2014
Filed under Online only, Sports

Five conference championships, two trips to the state meet, and  the school record in pole vault broken multiple times by herself in her three years here. Junior Kelly Hill will add another trip to state to her list as she travels to the state track meet at Eastern Illinois University this weekend. At t...

Water polo playoffs push expectations

Tim Griffin, Page Editor
May 15, 2014
Filed under Sports

10 seniors and an undefeated record in the east has the making of a deep state playoff run.Boys water polo has begun the playoffs, where many believe a sectional championship is a possibility. With a senior stacked squad, out of the pool tactics are just as important as in the pool. “We are all...

Cold weather worries softball team

April 22, 2014
Filed under Sports

The girls softball team's worries should no longer be whether they will be able to play outside or inside that day. That concern would usually be long gone. Unfortunately, Mother Nature is still hitting with the very cold weather and snow. Spring eventually will break through, hopefully before the season...

March Madness breaks records

March Madness breaks records

Mark Milligan and Collin Mallers
April 16, 2014
Filed under Sports

Madness- To kick off the NCAA tournament on Thursday, there were 4 overtime games. The day started with a bracket-busting blow. Four overtime games, a new NCAA record. So many fans hopeful of their possible perfect brackets did not have odds in their favor. The odds were 9.2 quintillion to one to get...

Haas leads basketball team to playoff victory

March 4, 2014
Filed under Action Photos, Sports, Uncategorized

The boys basketball team impressed in the first round of the playoffs, taking down wheeling 82 to 60. The team was lead by junior Payton Haas who scored 30 points, most of which came in the second half. "We were all just playing together as a team and my teammates were looking for me," Haas said....

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