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ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

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BASKETBALL HEAD COACH FACES NEW CHALLENGES

Tito Gavin, Sports Reporter May 27, 2021

In a 2019 regional boys’ basketball matchup between the Prospect Knights and the Buffalo Grove Bison, the main question on the Prospect coaching staff’s mind is “How can you stop 6’6 shooting guard...

photo courtesy of Mary Catherine Hanafee LaPlante

COVID-19 LEADS TO SENIORS OPTING OUT OF SPORTS

Nic Fardella, Sports Reporter May 27, 2021

Two seniors, Bridget Barry and Mary Catherine Hanafee LaPlante, had to make a tough decision about whether to continue playing softball their senior year.  Both of them had to make this decision this...

EUROPEAN SUPER LEAGUE FAILS MISERABLY

Matthew Niemczyk and Henry Kauke May 27, 2021

Reporters Matthew Niemczyk and Henry Kauke investigate how Prospect soccer fans felt about the European Super League. They also find out about its creation and ultimate failure.

BOYS' GYMNASTICS TEAM GOES DOWN STATE

BOYS’ GYMNASTICS TEAM GOES DOWN STATE

PJ O’Grady, Executive Sports Editor May 20, 2021

The boys gymnastics team placed 6th in state this year after missing nearly their whole season in the spring of 2020. The last time the boys team qualified for state was 15 years ago in 2006. The state...

Old Meets New: Comparing Justin Fields and Mitchell Trubisky

Jacob Siciliano, Online Editor-In-Chief May 1, 2021

Bears fans across the world began to rise to their feet as Justin Fields fell throughout the 2021 NFL draft. After the Lions, Panthers, and Broncos all decided to pass on the 6’3 Ohio State product,...

Junior Owen Walter (#1) celebrates a 19 yard touchdown with senior Matt Pankauskas (#77) in the MSL championship game against Barrington. (photo by Abby McKenna)

KNIGHTS COME UP SHORT IN MSL CHAMPIONSHIP NAIL-BITER

Cameron Sullivan, Online Editor-in-Chief April 29, 2021

It was late in the third quarter of the Prospect Knights 52-45 loss in the MSL championship game against the Barrington Broncos, when it looked like the Knights might be coming back. The Knights defense...

PROTECTING THE INVESTMENT

PROTECTING THE INVESTMENT

Jacob Siciliano , Online Editor-In-Chief April 21, 2021

Junior wide receiver Owen Walter grabbed the handle of teammate Jack Davis’ 2014 Mercedes on Wednesday, April 7. After a long football practice, Davis and Walter had decided to reward themselves with...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: THE IMPACT OF JOHN CAMARDELLA

Katherine Lytle, Knight TV Reporter April 19, 2021

Katherine Lytle sits down to talk with John Camardella, who recently stepped down after a historic 18 year run leading the Prospect Basketball program.

PROSPECT SOCCER DEFIES UNDERDOG STATUS

Nolan Hamilton, Knight TV Reporter April 19, 2021

Nolan Hamilton sits down with Coach Andrews to talk about the underrated Knights Soccer team.

MASKS AND STRIPES

Matthew Niemczyk and Henry Kauke April 19, 2021

Matthew Niemczyk and Henry Kauke find out how officials’ jobs have changed because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Quarterback Gary Moeller passed for 333 yards and four touchdowns. He also added a rushing touchdown and an interception returned for a touchdown. (photo by Alexis Esparza)

MOELLER, KNIGHTS TAKE CONTROL OF MSL EAST WITH WIN OVER HERSEY

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor April 2, 2021

The anticipation was high coming into the MSL East rivalry game between the Prospect Knights and Hersey Huskies. In Edgytim’s weekly Class 7A coaches poll, the Knights ranked 12th in the state while...

Photo courtesy of Katina Frericks.

COMPETITIVE DANCE ADVANCES TO STATE IN UNIQUE SEASON

Juliet Aquino, Features Producer March 31, 2021

“I see our name, and I scream ‘we made it’ and [the room] just went boom and we were all just going nuts.”  Third-year head coach of the Prospective Competition Dance Team Katina Frericks recalls...

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