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Special Olympics team attends Bears practice

Special Olympics team attends Bears practice

Caroline Stiefbold

August 21, 2017


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The Special Olympics team sat in the bleachers, cheering on their favorite football players, as they watched the Chicago Bears practice at the Papa John's Varsity Bears High School Takeover at Prospect High School on Aug. 17. The district obtained a select amount of tickets to distribute to students,...

Tommy’s Take: Rockies pitcher makes ultimate comeback

Tommy’s Take: Rockies pitcher makes ultimate comeback

Tommy Lumsden

August 18, 2017


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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.   Let's talk about an all time, feel good, cancer winning story. That is the story of Chad Bettis, a Rockies starting pitcher who wa...

Bears take over Prospect

Bears take over Prospect

Trent Sprague, Katherine Wiemold

August 18, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Photos, Sports

The Varsity Bears High School Takeover took place at Prospect High School on Aug. 17.  The Chicago Bears practiced on Prospect's George Gattas Memorial Stadium, surrounded by fans from District 214 and the community.  Here are photos from the event. ...

Boys track concludes season at state meet

Quinn Cunningham

June 5, 2017


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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.

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