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Girls Tennis Places Second at Conference Meet

Girls Tennis Places Second at Conference Meet

October 18, 2019

By Rachel Zurbuch, Executive Features Editor Varsity girls tennis placed second at the Mid Suburban League conference meet on Saturday Oct. 12 and Monday, Oct. 14. Their second place finish at the conference meet adds to their previous accomplishment of tying for second in the regular season. They als...

Girls' tennis wins first east title since 2004

Girls' tennis wins first east title since 2004

October 2, 2018

By Wyatt Dojutrek, associate online editor-in-chief The varsity girls’ tennis team captured something that they have not had since the 2004 season, an MSL East title. First, the Knights took down perennial MSL East powerhouse Buffalo Grove in their 6-1 match victory against Buffalo Grove on Sept. 21. B...

Girls’ tennis looks toward youth to help win the East

Juniors Colleen Stanford and Annie Walsh stand with their medals after winning fifth place at third doubles in the MSL Conference Meet in October of 2015. The team finished fifth overall in the MSL, but the team knows that they can do even better this season.

August 24, 2016

By Wyatt Dojutrek, online sports editor “Young with varsity experience.” Those are the words girls’ varsity tennis head coach Mike McColaugh used to describe his team this season. Numerous players, like senior doubles player Hannah Haeberle, returns for one more season. However, the team lost the eight seni...

Girls’ tennis places second in the east division, looks ahead to next year

Girls’ tennis places second in the east division, looks ahead to next year

October 26, 2015

By Caley Griebonow When facing up against Hersey, tennis coach Mike McColaugh knew it would be close. But not this close. The match was tied 3-3, meaning the final match would determine the victor. Girls from both teams were gathered around the court, cheering on as a doubles team of seniors Caroline...

Tennis remains united after loss, looks ahead to tournament

Tennis remains united after loss, looks ahead to tournament

October 2, 2015

By Caley Griebenow In a particularly tough match, junior Katy Meredith (second doubles) ran back and forth between the corners of the court, hitting the tennis ball back to her Buffalo Grove opponents. Finally her partner, junior Katie Cooper, finished the point with a volley hit. While it was a ha...

Girls' tennis regroups, wins after rain

Senior Janeta Yancheva returns a serve. (Photo by Michael Dziadus)

September 24, 2015

By Devin Prasad (@the_d_prasad) The girls’ tennis team improved their overall dual meet record to 8-1 and conference record to 2-0 after a win against Rolling Meadows on Sept. 22. The win brought their team closer to their overall goal of winning the east, but it did not come easy. The match was schedu...

Lysik leads lady Knights to victory heading into conference play

Lysik leads lady Knights to victory heading into conference play

September 2, 2015

By Jack Ankony (@Jank__11) The varsity girls’ tennis team defeated the Lake Zurich Bears, winning all singles matches and losing just one doubles match. The victory against the Bears made the Lady Knights 3-1 in meets this season as conference matches are approaching next week.  Head coach Mike Mc...

Girls’ tennis encounters new players, strategies

Senior Janeta Yancheva snaps a team selfie before the team’s first match. The team also has numerous bonding events such as “Fun Fridays” and team sleepovers.

August 25, 2015

By Krzys Chwala (@KrzysChwala) This year’s varsity girls’ tennis team has only four returning players, and 11 girls moved up the ranks to fill in the spaces of last year’s seniors. “We’ve just kind of accepted that we have a really young team. We were like, ‘Oh yeah, this is going to be...

Girls' tennis turning a new leaf

October 2, 2013

By Abby Sunu In-Depth Editor Thursday, Sept. 26, the girls’ varsity tennis team went into its match against Rolling Meadows with determination. Prospect’s team needed to win both this match and its upcoming match against Hersey in order to have a shot at winning East Division Champions. Unfortunatel...

Girls' tennis kicks off season, beats St. Viator

August 30, 2013

By Andi Hayes Associate Editor-In-Chief Last night, the Lady Knights kicked off their tennis season with a win of 5-2 vs. St. Viator. This was intended to be the second match of the season since the girls’ first scheduled match on Tuesday Aug. 27th was cancelled due to a temperature of 104 degrees outsid...

Girls' tennis qualifies for State

October 18, 2012

By Danielle Church News Editor After placing fourth overall at sectionals for tennis, the doubles team of senior Katie Best and junior Christina Santiago along with the doubles team of junior Lauren Saiki and sophomore Alexandra Gorodiski are off to state. The meet will start on Oct. 18 at 9 a.m. and will be held ...

Girls' tennis play in sectionals

October 12, 2012

By Brian Park Executive In-Depth Editor| After the Lady Knights varsity tennis team finished fourth in the conference tournament Oct. 6, six members of the team will be competing against nine other schools at the Schaumburg sectional this Friday starting at 2 p.m.and Saturday starting at 8 a.m. The meet...

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