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GIRLS’ GOLF WINS REGIONALS BEHIND STRONG PERFORMANCE FROM PREISSING

Jake Terpins, Sports Editor

October 8, 2020

Hardworking, funny and supportive are three words that senior golfer Emma Preissing used to describe her teammates. Prosepct Girls' Golf won regionals for the first time since 2013 on Wednesday, Oct 8. They beat the runner up York by nine strokes. Preissing places first for solos, beating other senio...

TOP PICKS FOR EXPANDED MLB POSTSEASON

Executive Online Sports Editor Aidan Murray's picks for the 2020 MLB Postseason.

Aidan Murray, Executive Online Sports Editor

September 28, 2020

With the MLB shortening their regular season down to 60 games due to COVID-19, the 2020 MLB playoffs are already here with quite a few unfamiliar faces in October baseball.  The 60 game sprint has given young teams, such as the Chicago White Sox and San Diego Padres, top seeds in the postseason, along with other under...

PFFC: FIVE WAIVER WIRE PLAYERS TO KEEP AN EYE ON FOR 2020

Pictured is Los Angeles Chargers rookie Joshua Kelley.

Jacob Siciliano, Executive Producer

September 12, 2020

Hopefully you are not starting out the 2020 season searching the waiver wire for a player to fill a starting spot, but if you are I say good luck to you because it’s probably going to be a very long season. There is a saying for week one in fantasy football, start your studs. It’s fairly common sen...

MATTHEW WEBER NAMED NEW GIRLS BASKETBALL HEAD COACH

Photo Courtesy of Matthew Weber

Aidan Murray, Executive Online Sports Editor

September 7, 2020

The Prospect girls varsity basketball team will see a change this year as they will begin their season on Nov. 16 with 12-year high school basketball coach, Matthew Weber. Weber has had plenty of experience as a high school basketball coach as he started off coaching boys basketball at Wheeling High Scho...

PFFC: SIX UPSIDE RUNNING BACKS FOR 2020

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Jacob Siciliano, Executive Producer

September 1, 2020

Everyone has heard the expression if you're not first you’re last, and that couldn’t be more true for fantasy football. It doesn't matter if you finished in last or second place, you’re not the league champion. Do you ever hear people brag about finishing in second or third place in fantasy footb...

PFFC: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON FANTASY FOOTBALL

PFFC: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON FANTASY FOOTBALL

Jacob Siciliano, Executive Producer

August 22, 2020

As much as we love to talk about sleepers, busts and draft strategies we have to address the elephant in the room. This season will be like nothing we have ever seen before. The Preseason has been cancelled, players have come out with Covid-19, and some are choosing to opt out for the season. Covid i...

PROSPECTOR FANTASY FOOTBALL CORNER: 8 KEYS TO A SUCCESSFUL FANTASY FOOTBALL DRAFT

PROSPECTOR FANTASY FOOTBALL CORNER: 8 KEYS TO A SUCCESSFUL FANTASY FOOTBALL DRAFT

Jacob Siciliano, Executive Producer

August 19, 2020

With July officially over, that means one of my favorite seasons is about to kick off. No I'm not talking about the fall, I'm talking about the season of fantasy football. The season where 40 million people come together to play a game within a game, with every one of those 40 million people chasing...

BULLS 1998 CHAMPIONSHIP CAPS OFF THEIR ‘LAST DANCE’

Michael Jordan and Phil Jackson pictured in 1997.

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

May 20, 2020

“I’m back,” were the only words Michael Jordan said when he came out of retirement for the end of the 1995 season. Episodes seven and eight of “The Last Dance” focused heavily on Jordan’s first retirement, his baseball career, his father’s death, the 1996 Bulls’ record setting year an...

GIRLS’ SOCCER PROGRAM FORMS BONDS ACROSS TEAMS, GRADES

Billy Buelow, Sports Editor

May 14, 2020

“The only story this year is COVID-19.” This statement is surely echoing through the heads of all athletes that will get no spring season to look forward to, no matter what age or what sport. For Prospect’s girls’ soccer team, the thing they might most miss is the possibilities this particul...

DREAM TEAM, GAMBLING HEADLINE LATEST “LAST DANCE” EPISODES

DREAM TEAM, GAMBLING HEADLINE LATEST

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

May 4, 2020

Episode five of “The Last Dance” starts off with the 1998 All-Star game, one of Michael Jordan’s last and the next big thing’s first: Kobe Bryant. Bryant was quoted in the documentary as saying the Lakers don’t win five championships if it wasn’t for Jordan. I thought this was interesting ...

SENIOR ATHLETIC AWARDS ANNOUNCED BY ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT VIRTUALLY

The U is pictured at a football game.

April 30, 2020

4-year, 3-sport athletes Jo Neuhalfen (tennis, basketball and badminton) Ellen Sherwood (volleyball, basketball and track) Ryan Traviola (football, wrestling and baseball)   Loyalty Award Ellen Sherwoord (volleyball, basketball and track) Erik Snell (cross country and track)   Knightship Aw...

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