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Knights knock out Barrington in conference championship game

Knights knock out Barrington in conference championship game

February 21, 2018

By Wyatt Dojutrek, executive online sports editor The Mid Suburban League Championship game has not been very kind to the Prospect varsity boys’ basketball team the past two seasons. After heartbreaking losses to Conant in 2016 and Fremd last season, the third time was the charm for the Knights as ...

Knights make history with win over Wheeling

Knights make history with win over Wheeling

February 16, 2018

By Jack Ankony Executive Sports Editor Senior Knight at the Jean Walker Fieldhouse had a special twist to it on Feb. 16. With a win, the boys’ basketball team would move to 10-0 in the MSL East and reach 20 wins for the second season in a row, something that hasn’t been accomplished since the 198...

Knights sneak out victory against Hersey at Christian Liberty Academy

Knights sneak out victory against Hersey at Christian Liberty Academy

February 11, 2018

By Connor Graver, sports editor It was a tale of two games Friday night. Prospect dominated the first half, and had everything going for them against Hersey, but missed key shots in the second half and looked to be falling apart. But after a timeout and a quick six points the Knights did what they’v...

Knights crank up defensive pressure to pull away from Grens

Knights crank up defensive pressure to pull away from Grens

January 19, 2018

By Jack Ankony Executive Sports Editor Prospect head coach John Camardella did not get the start he wanted out of the Knights against Elk Grove, who they beat 65-41 on Dec. 1. “Yeah, it was a slow start,” Camardella said. “Elk Grove kind of took us out of a lot of early action, but I was most imp...

Second half helps Knights finish up Bison

Second half helps Knights finish up Bison

December 17, 2017

By Jack Ankony, executive sports editor Late in the first quarter, Prospect senior forward Jalen McLachlan was poked in the eye going for a rebound. Already undersized against a Buffalo Grove team with 6-foot-6-inch Mac Camardo and 6-foot-3inch Tom Trieb, the Knights were forced to play the rest...

Knights clamp down on defense to trounce Huskies

Knights clamp down on defense to trounce Huskies

December 9, 2017

By Jack Ankony, executive sports editor  The Knights came out with defensive tenacity from the opening tip. While in their 1-3-1 defense, senior Jalen McLachlan used his speed and athleticism to steal a pass and take it the distance for an electrifying dunk, getting Prospect fans on their feet...

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 12/1/17

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 12/1/17

November 29, 2017

Sports editors Jack Ankony and Wyatt Dojutrek sit down with head coach John Camardella and guard Tim Lussenhop to discuss this Friday's game against Elk Grove. ...

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