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Gymnasts qualify for state

Gymnasts qualify for state

Katie Lindgren

May 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

Boys gymnastics will compete at the state finals May 11 starting at 5:30 at Hoffman Estates High School. They competed in the IHSA sectionals at Wheaton Warrenville South Wednesday May 2. The boys placed third overall with a score of 147.25 behind Wheaton Warrenville South and Niles West. The team...

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.

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.)

Tommy Took: Pujols’ next hit will make him elite

Tommy Lumsden

May 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tommy's Take

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. "Tommy Took" is the last installment of sports editor Tommy Lumsden's column, "Tommy's Take." Albert Pujols, one of the greatest home run ...

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...

Girls water polo scores MSL East title

Girls water polo scores MSL East title

Caroline Stiefbold

April 20, 2018


Filed under Carousel, From the Issue, Sports

The undefeated girls water polo team (20-0) will face off against Conant in the MSL Championship on May 3 at Prospect High School. "It feels amazing to win the East. It's something that hasn't even done for Hersey girls water polo, and the chance to play in the MSL Championship is great," junior Claire...

Softball: Q&A with senior Jodie Hermann

Softball: Q&A with senior Jodie Hermann

Caroline Stiefbold

April 12, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Sports

What are the team's biggest strengths? "We always leave our heart out on the field.  We practice until it's perfect and then do it again." Has the team had any obstacles to overcome this season? "We lost a lot of seniors last year who filled vital positions, so this year there were some peo...

Girls water polo remains undefeated through first 11 games

Girls water polo remains undefeated through first 11 games

Marie Bechtoldt

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Sports

Girls water polo looks to continue their undefeated ways when host their own "Shindig" tournament tomorrow in the Prospect High School Natatorium. The team has started the season strong with a promising 11-0 record. They has seen progress and achievement already, grasping the champion title at...

Feature Friday: Junior Ryan Kreie pitches in new season

Feature Friday: Junior Ryan Kreie pitches in new season

Grace Garlick

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Feature Friday, Sports

Junior Ryan Kreie often represents the Huskies on the pitching mound, wearing number 29. “I’ve been playing baseball ever since I was in third grade. I watched major league ball and really wanted to do that. My favorite player is Kris Bryant because he’s a stud,” Kreie said. After a recent...

March provides excitement for sports fans

March provides excitement for sports fans

Michael Somary

April 4, 2018


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. March is the best month of the year for sports fans. At the beginning of the month, fans are excited because the hype for March Madnes...

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