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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...

TERRA RINGO NAMED GIRLS’ LACROSSE HEAD COACH

TERRA RINGO NAMED GIRLS' LACROSSE HEAD COACH

Rick Lytle, Editor-in-Chief

April 28, 2020

Lacrosse is often cited as one of the fastest growing sports in America, and Prospect has joined the upward trend. Earlier this year, District 214 announced the addition of boys’ and girls’ lacrosse starting in the 2020-21 school year. With new teams come new coaches, and Terra Ringo will be the ...

JOE BATTAGLIA NAMED FIRST BOYS’ LACROSSE HEAD COACH

JOE BATTAGLIA NAMED FIRST BOYS' LACROSSE HEAD COACH

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

April 28, 2020

District 214 will be gaining two new sports in the spring of 2020-2021: boys’ and girls’ lacrosse. And, as with all new sports, new coaches are needed as well. Former Hinsdale Central boys’ lacrosse coach Joe Battaglia will be suiting up as the boys’ lacrosse coach here at Prospect. Battagli...

KNIGHTS’ TRIBUNE SERIES: SENIOR SOFTBALL PLAYER THERESA SHERIDAN

KNIGHTS' TRIBUNE SERIES: SENIOR SOFTBALL PLAYER THERESA SHERIDAN

Theresa Sheridan, Guest Writer

April 8, 2020

I’m a senior at Prospect. I’ve played softball on a team since I was eight, but I fell in love with the sport as soon as I could comprehend what it was. My dad played baseball and my mom played softball as kids. They both played in a recreation league in the summer until I was five, so my cousins...

KNIGHTS’ TRIBUNE SERIES: SENIOR WATER POLO PLAYER CAITLIN BROZ

KNIGHTS' TRIBUNE SERIES: SENIOR WATER POLO PLAYER CAITLIN BROZ

Caitlin Broz, Guest Writer

April 8, 2020

I am a senior here at Prospect. I’ve been playing water polo for the past six years. Throughout high school, my life has pretty much revolved around water polo. Every year, I play for an off-season club called NIPC, which is run by Stevenson High School. I’m on the road an hour a night to make it...

KNIGHTS’ TRIBUNE SERIES: SOPHOMORE TRACK AND FIELD RUNNER TJ GARLAND

KNIGHTS' TRIBUNE SERIES: SOPHOMORE TRACK AND FIELD RUNNER TJ GARLAND

TJ Garland, Guest Writer

April 8, 2020

I am a sophomore distance runner and varsity track athlete. I have been in track and field since fifth grade, starting at St. Raymond School. The preseason of a distance runner is a long and brutal process before we are able to compete at a high level. Our preseason occurs over winter, and we usually go ...

GIRLS’ BADMINTON FOLLOWS LEADERSHIP OF STATE-WINNING COACH

GIRLS' BADMINTON FOLLOWS LEADERSHIP OF STATE-WINNING COACH

Jake Terpins, Sports Editor

April 8, 2020

Badminton coach Lindsay Gibbel looked onto the court in May of 2007; it was the state championship.  Her opponent was Karshima Kollipara from Hinsdale Central, who had not yet lost a match; Kollipara was 99-0. She was a two time state champion and looking for more. Gibbel had already faced Kolli...

Girls’ Track Relays Medal, Break School Record

Girls’ Track Relays Medal, Break School Record

May 23, 2019

By Tommy Carrico, Executive Entertainment Editor After qualifying all four relays for the second year in a row, the girls’ track team headed down to Charleston, Illinois on Thursday, May 16 feeling strong both in numbers and morale. However, no amount of optimism could’ve predicted that the 4x200m relay...

Girls Soccer wins regional semifinal, faces Fremd in regional final

Girls Soccer wins regional semifinal, faces Fremd in regional final

May 16, 2019

By Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief The last four years, Prospect girls soccer has seen their season ended in their regional final game. On Tuesday, May 14, the team became one step closer to ending that streak when they took down the 11th seeded Carmel High School in the regional semifinal. With t...

Boys Track wins MSL conference championship

Boys Track wins MSL conference championship

May 15, 2019

By Rick Lytle, Online Editor-in-Chief Weeks before the outdoor season started, Head Coach Jay Renaud said that boys track had two main goals in terms of winning. The goals were to win the Mid Suburban League East, and then win the MSL Conference meet. Having already won the East, Prospect went into th...

Girls Track and field wins MSL East

Girls Track and field wins MSL East

April 26, 2019

By Alyssa Schulz, Executive Sports Editor The girls track and field team competed in the MSL East meet against five other teams at Buffalo Grove High School on Tuesday, April 16th. Though varsity head coach Pete Wintermute had seen what his team has been doing all season, he still knew that anything c...

Badminton aims to steal MSL title

Badminton aims to steal MSL title

April 7, 2019

By Kate Hyland, Online Editor-in-Chief    

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