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journalism scholarship debuts in honor of Lauren Graver

journalism scholarship debuts in honor of Lauren Graver

February 20, 2019
Filed under News

By Ryan Kupperman, Copy Editor Growing up without brothers, senior Connor Graver couldn’t share his love of sports with his younger sisters Claire and Emma. However, his younger sister Lauren quickly picked up Connor’s love and appreciation for sports. Before Lauren passed away on Dec. 23, 2017 ...

Propsect Journalism Wins Sectionals

Propsect Journalism Wins Sectionals

April 17, 2019
Filed under News

By Abby Mckenna, Photo Editor On a Saturday, most teenagers are sleeping in or at work. Some stay up late playing video games and eating but not the Prospect Journalism and Yearbook students. On Saturday April 13th, Prospect High School competed in the IHSA sectionals and took home first place. Overal...

Sports Editor's Picks for the Future

Sports Editor's Picks for the Future

April 15, 2019
Filed under Sports

By Connor Graver, Associate Editor-in-Chief Earlier in Issue 7, I wrote a piece on my predictions of the sports world when the current class of freshmen are graduating. As a follow up, I included more predictions in those four years, plus a bonus 2024 year of predictions and my MVP’s as well. Enjoy...

Basketball programs host blue-white scrimmage

Basketball programs host blue-white scrimmage

November 12, 2018
Filed under Boys' Basketball, Girls' Basketball, Sports, Winter

By Connor Graver, associate editor-in-chief Prospect Basketball began with a new style of scrimmage on Nov. 9. The boys and girls varsity squads held their annual blue-white scrimmage except the girls played the 1st and 3rd quarters, with the boys taking the 2nd and 4th. “Having the chance to get...

Girls' Volleyball defeats Saint Viator in straight sets

Girls' Volleyball defeats Saint Viator in straight sets

September 7, 2018
Filed under Fall, Girls' Volleyball, Sports

By Connor Graver, associate editor-in-chief   Prospect continued their streak of beat St Viator teams in fall sports after a statement victory in girls volleyball 25-16, 25-22 Wednesday night. The win didn’t come easy however. The Knights played smoothly and efficiently winning the first game 25-16. ...

Prospect handles Glenbrook North, advances to Regional Final

Prospect handles Glenbrook North, advances to Regional Final

March 1, 2018
Filed under Boys' Basketball, Sports, Winter

By Connor Graver, sports editor For the first time in a long time, Prospect wasn’t just a second half team. The Knights came out fast in the first half and controlled the rest of the game beating Glenbrook North 60-39 and advancing to the Regional Championship against New Trier Friday. “I joked wi...

Knights sneak out victory against Hersey at Christian Liberty Academy

Knights sneak out victory against Hersey at Christian Liberty Academy

February 11, 2018
Filed under Boys' Basketball, Sports, Winter

By Connor Graver, sports editor It was a tale of two games Friday night. Prospect dominated the first half, and had everything going for them against Hersey, but missed key shots in the second half and looked to be falling apart. But after a timeout and a quick six points the Knights did what they’v...

Slow start hurts boys’ basketball

Slow start hurts boys’ basketball

November 27, 2017
Filed under Boys' Basketball, Sports, Winter

By Connor Graver, staff writer Saint Viator junior Treyvon Calvin could not miss. Calvin finished with 22 points in a commanding St Viator win over Prospect 71-60. It was another rocky start for the Knights, similar to their game on Tuesday against Evanston. After the first quarter the Knights ...

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 11/21

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 11/21

November 21, 2017
Filed under Boys' Basketball, Sports, Winter

Sports editors Jack Ankony, Wyatt Dojutrek and Connor Graver sit down with head coach John Camardella and point guard senior David Swedura to talk about this year's upcoming season. 

Knights football win big in final home game

Knights football win big in final home game

October 17, 2017
Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

By Connor Graver, staff writer The Knights found a way to win at home on Friday night, defeating Elk Grove 48-0. The Knight’s defense produced highlight after highlight forcing four turnovers and two blocked punts. The defense shut down everything in their last two wins only giving up 7 points com...

Prospect Football Weekly: 9/15/17

Prospect Football Weekly: 9/15/17

September 14, 2017
Filed under Football, Prospect Football Weekly, Sports

Jack Ankony, Connor Graver and Wyatt Dojutrek review last Friday’s game and preview this Friday’s game against Highland Park with Head Coach Mike Sebestyen, Coach Nick Lussow and Jack Heiss.

Knights' home opener comes up short

Knights' home opener comes up short

September 5, 2017
Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

By Connor Graver, staff writer  Until halftime, the varsity football team looked unstoppable. They had a 10-0 lead and an answer for Schaumburg’s every move. However, after Schaumburg made adjustments in the second half, the Knights would fall 21-17, moving their record to 0-2. Throughout most of ...

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