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Boys Basketball downs Wheeling behind Shaw’s eight threes

Boys Basketball downs Wheeling behind Shaw's eight threes

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2020

Marco Shaw is pictured in a Dec. 20 game at Prospect High School.   Marco Shaw was simply too much for the Wheeling Wildcats to handle. The junior in only his second start of the season was 8-10 on three point field goals, making his last eight straight.  “Marco is wi...

Boys Basketball comeback falls just short against Mustangs

Boys Basketball comeback falls just short against Mustangs

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 24, 2019

Rolling Meadows was up 47-36 at the end of the third quarter and seemed just about ready to blow the game open. Prospect, playing in their third MSL East matchup of the season, kept battling. To start the quarter, Prospect went on a 9-3 run, capped off by a Marco Shaw three pointer to bring the g...

Wheeling Hardwood Classic is key to boys basketball success

Wheeling Hardwood Classic is key to boys basketball success

December 23, 2019

John Panos and Casey Trebswether break down the importance of the Wheeling Hardwood Classic for the boys basketball team. https://vimeo.com/381246594 ...

Wrestling falls to two undefeated opponents

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Alyssa Schulz, Executive Sports Editor

December 11, 2019

Image is from a 61-16 win against Hersey High School at Prospect on Dec. 6. The wrestling team lost to Barrington 46-21 and Schaumburg 37-31 on Dec. 5. Both Schaumburg and Barrington remain undefeated through the beginning of the season. Even though the team lost, senior Ryan Traviolia believ...

Continuation From Print: Top Prospect Sports Moments

Continuation From Print: Top Prospect Sports Moments

Cameron Sullivan, Sports Editor

December 10, 2019

In our December 11, 2019 issue of the prospector, I wrote what I believe was the top five moments of the decade. It was initially a top ten list but we changed it for some spacing, so here is my numbers six through 10 with some honorable mentions and videos of the moments. #10. Football ends playoff d...

Your Conference Championship Saturday Viewing Guide

LSU quarterback #9, Joe Burrow, hands off to running back Nick Brossette #4, SELU vs LSU at Tiger Stadium, September 8th 2018, Tammy Anthony Baker, Photographer

December 7, 2019

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief Is there anything better for sports fans than coming up with a bunch of scenarios with limited possibilities of occurring? Whether it’s finding a way for the 7-6 Bears to win the NFC North or finding a way for a 10-2 team to sneak into the College Football Playo...

Girls Cross Country continues legacy, places 8th at State

Girls Cross Country continues legacy, places 8th at State

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 23, 2019

Four athletes graduating and running in college, three of them at the Division I level, are big shoes to fill. Not only did the team this year have big holes to replace in a storied girls’ cross country program, they only had one senior in their top seven runners.  “We knew they had pot...

Two Seniors Sign National Letter of Intent

Two Seniors Sign National Letter of Intent

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 23, 2019

The National Letter of Intent is a binding agreement between an athlete and a university or college. It puts into writing that the student athlete will play at that university, and that the university will provide scholarship money for the student. This year, two Prospect varsity athletes signed t...

Undefeated Mustangs End Knights Season

Undefeated Mustangs End Knights Season

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 10, 2019

The Prospect crowd was waiting for something to get excited about. The second quarter saw no points from either team as both defenses were able to stop anything either offense tried. It looked like just another screen pass from Prospect’s Gary Moeller to Brian Doherty, until Doherty set his feet to throw...

Girls’ Cross Country: The Never Ending Legacy

Girls’ Cross Country: The Never Ending Legacy

Marina Makropoulos, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Going up against 18 teams and 140 athletes, Prospect Girls’ Cross Country dominated the course at the IHSA Sectionals on November 2nd, winning the meet, and advancing them to the state finals. The Sectional Meet took place at Busse Woods. Head coach of the girls cross country team Pete Wintermut...

Prospect's Postseason Rundown: Week 4

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November 4, 2019

Football Upcoming: Second Round of IHSA Playoffs at Rolling Meadows High School Nov. 8 @7 p.m. Recap: The Knights beat the Dekalb Barbs 55-53 in a shootout. The teams combined for over 1,000 yards of offense and the first possession not resulting in a touchdown came late in the second quarter. The game ended when Dekalb's 2-point conversion to tie the game with seven seconds remaining...

Knights Erase 12-point Deficit, Advance To Second Round of Playoffs

Knights Erase 12-point Deficit, Advance To Second Round of Playoffs

Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief and Aidan Murray, Staff Writer

November 2, 2019

108 points. 1,001 total yards of offense. Interceptions. Blocked extra points. A 12-point comeback. Kickoffs magically dying inside the five yard line. A 52-yard punt from the QUARTERBACK pinning a team on their own five. A late game drive to potentially tie it up, including a miracle fourth down co...

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