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GALLERY: Baseball comes up short against Knights

GALLERY: Baseball comes up short against Knights

Caroline Stiefbold

May 7, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Sports

Baseball hosted the Prospect Knights in an East division matchup Saturday morning.  The Knights defeated the Huskies 7-5.  Here are photos from the game.

Independent theaters provide unique movie experience

Independent theaters provide unique movie experience

Jamie Anderluh

May 7, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Reviews

Within the suburbs and beyond, there are a number of independent theatres that are making the world a better place. They’re often not as expensive, beautiful, preserved, and host a number of independent films. The Catlow, the Wilmette Theatre, the Music Box Theatre, and the Logan Theatre rank among...

GALLERY: Softball falls to Palatine

GALLERY: Softball falls to Palatine

Caroline Stiefbold

May 5, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Sports

Softball took on the Palatine Pirates this morning at home.  The Huskies lost 0-3.  Here are photos from the game. (All photos by Caroline Stiefbold.)

Journalism sectional champions succeed at state

Journalism sectional champions succeed at state

Alex Rivera Grant

May 4, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

Ten Correspondent members headed down to Eastern Illinois University to compete at the 2018 IHSA journalism state finals this past weekend. They competed in various writing, design, photography, and broadcast categories. Six finalists medaled at state. Sophomore Claire Dwyer had the highest finish...

School plans to develop new classrooms for electives

School plans to develop new classrooms for electives

Kayleigh Padar

May 4, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

A new journalism room and a new law room are being developed for students to utilize next year. A new health pathway room is also being considered for the future. "I am so excited for the new journalism room. I hope the new amenities it provides will help our paper continue to grow and provide us...

Students, senior citizens enjoy day of games

Students, senior citizens enjoy day of games

Marie Bechtoldt

May 4, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features

Two generations came together as one last Friday to leave a lasting impact on both seniors and students. One of many special events put on by Service Over Self (SOS), Senior Citizen Day is one that students look forward to every year. Hundred of senior citizens come to Atlantis banquets to enjoy...

Stop obsessing over problems, avoid missing out

Stop obsessing over problems, avoid missing out

Kayleigh Padar

May 4, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Opinions

Hear me out, no choice we make actually matters. This realization could be blamed on a sleepy, strawberry acai refresher induced existential crisis, but I think there’s some truth trapped in it. What I’m trying to say, is that no matter what happens, we’re going to be okay. We have to stop putting...

Lollapalooza lineup excites students as summer approaches

Lollapalooza lineup excites students as summer approaches

Amelia Zollner

May 1, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

Every year, from August 2-5, music lovers from all over the country gather in Chicago to appreciate music, food, and friends at Lollapalooza. Since students live so close to Chicago, plenty of students spend their summers preparing, planning, and finally spending a few days at Lolla. After four-day...

Seniors should reflect on past four years

Seniors should reflect on past four years

Quinn Cunningham

April 28, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Opinions

The other day I was looking through all of my Google Drive files. During this, I began to read some of my essays and presentations from throughout my four years at Hersey. From my freshman year I found my social forces essay, political issues presentation, reflections on Inherit the Wind, and a va...

Feature Friday: Freshman Lucas Irwin digs his way to varsity

Feature Friday: Freshman Lucas Irwin digs his way to varsity

Michael Somary

April 27, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Feature Friday, Sports

Freshman Lucas Irwin starts in the back row for the Huskies volleyball team. The Huskies are 22-3 right now, and Irwin is a big part of that.  It was a big change for Irwin coming from eighth grade straight to varsity. “Varsity is much more intense than other volleyball teams I have played on...

GALLERY: Water polo teams defeat Prospect in PanCan Games

GALLERY: Water polo teams defeat Prospect in PanCan Games

Caroline Stiefbold

April 25, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Sports

The girls and boys water polo teams joined forces with Prospect on April 23 to host the PanCan Games in the Prospect Natatorium (both school's home pool).  The event raised over $6000 for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network through donations, raffles, and concession sales.  The girls defeated the...

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