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Baseball falls in MSL Championship

Baseball falls in MSL Championship

May 24, 2017

By Paul Evers sports editor As the old saying goes in baseball, it all hurts after two outs. It really hurt for the Knights on Monday, as they lost 8-2 against Barrington in the MSL Championship Game. Throughout the game, the Knights gave up seven runs with two outs and no runners on. Head coach Ross ...

Boys' baseball reflects on postseason, looks forward

Boys' baseball reflects on postseason, looks forward

June 2, 2016

By Mike Stanford, editor-in-chief Heading into the post-season, boys’ baseball had something to prove. “We knew that we were overlooked going into the year,” junior Grant Zellmer said. “We were supposed to be a .500 team, nothing special. Every team always didn’t think that we were going to b...

Opening day: outlook on season for Chicago teams

Opening day: outlook on season for Chicago teams

April 4, 2016

By Ryan Molini, executive sports editor Well. It’s opening day for both the North-siders and South-siders of Chicago and both teams have given all fans a reason to be happy the 2016 season is kicking off. After a tough season in 2015, the White Sox (76-86) should have lost more games than they actually did...

Boys’ basketball looks to bounce back against Wheeling

Boys’ basketball looks to bounce back against Wheeling

January 8, 2016

By Devin Prassad, executive sports editor With just a minute remaining in the boys’ basketball game on Tuesday, senior Dan Marshall went down hard and suffered a dislocated shoulder for the third time. The game was put on pause for nearly half an hour as trainers tended to Marshall. Just three quarters before that, junior Frankie Mack went up for a layup and came down hard...

Varsity baseball falls in regional final, seniors leave legacy

Varsity baseball falls in regional final, seniors leave legacy

June 1, 2015

By Jack Ankony (@Jank__11) The varsity baseball team took on the Warren Blue Devils Monday, June 1. After the Knights defeated Highland Park in the semifinal, they met Warren in the regional final. The Knights lost 7-2 in a hard fought battle, ending their season. Pitchers junior Pasquale Atteo, sen...

Baseball program holds clinic to fundraise

March 11, 2015

By Grace Barry Executive News Editor The boys' baseball team will be traveling to Florida this spring break to play against teams across the U.S. To help fundraise for the trip the team held a baseball clinic for younger boys on Mar. 8. The clinic was open to boys in grades K-8 and around 150 boys sho...

Three athletes commit to college sports

November 21, 2014

By Ryan Molini and Peter Fusilero Sports Editors The college decision for any high school student is a struggle, but for student athletes, looking to play at the next level is an even more in-depth process. On Nov. 12, seniors Luke Karz, Isabella Flack and Dana Liva, signed their National Letters of I...

Baseball program awards All-Conference players

May 23, 2014

By Peter Fusilero Sports Editor The varsity baseball program just announced their All-Conference players that include juniors Grant Miller, Danny Devereux, Patrick Donahue and senior Michael Smith. It’s a very prestigious award in the area and head coach Ross Giusti is very happy for his four players....

Damasky steals home, baseball wins against Conant

May 20, 2014

By Shannon Smith Executive In-Depth Editor  The baseball team took on Conant Monday, May 19. The team played a close game and came out on top with a score of 3-2. The win against Conant keeps the Knights in the running for the conference championship, but the title is dependent on the success of the Elk Gr...

Prospect splits double header

April 8, 2014

By Shannon Smith Features Editor Prospect baseball played a double header against Glenbrook North and Lake Park on March 31. The final score of the Glenbrook North game was 11-1 with hits from Michael Smith, Grant Miller and Grant Gerdes.  Early hits allowed Prospect to get into Glenbrook North’s bullpen...

Baseball loses close season opener

March 26, 2012

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor The Knights started their season Tuesday, Mar. 20, with beautiful weather, the boys’ baseball team is lucky to see this time of year.  Unfortunately, while the weather was wonderful, the Knights lost to the Cary Grove Trojans 11-9 in extra innings. Senior Jack Landwehr...

Athlete of the week: Jack Landwehr

August 31, 2011

By Jack Mathews Executive Sports Editor This past week Landwehr verbally committed to play baseball at Illinois State University and was also named to the first team All American for high school baseball players by ESPN. Q: Why Illinois State? A: One of the biggest factors was being able to play on day...

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