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Slow start hurts boys’ basketball

Slow start hurts boys’ basketball

November 27, 2017

By Connor Graver, staff writer Saint Viator junior Treyvon Calvin could not miss. Calvin finished with 22 points in a commanding St Viator win over Prospect 71-60. It was another rocky start for the Knights, similar to their game on Tuesday against Evanston. After the first quarter the Knights ...

Knights hang tough with Wildkits in season opener

Knights hang tough with Wildkits in season opener

November 22, 2017

By Jack Ankony, executive sports editor Junior Sam Murray faded to the corner and buried a three seconds before buzzer sounded for the end of the third quarter. This gave the Knights their first lead of the game after being down by as much as 12 in the first half. “Once we got our legs underneath...

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 11/21

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 11/21

November 21, 2017

Sports editors Jack Ankony, Wyatt Dojutrek and Connor Graver sit down with head coach John Camardella and point guard senior David Swedura to talk about this year's upcoming season. 

Boys' basketball's first coach remembered forever

Boys' basketball's first coach remembered forever

August 23, 2017

By Jack Ankony, executive sports editor A new school, new students, and no seniors on the basketball team. This challenge is what legendary Prospect basketball coach Dick Kinneman was faced with when he was named coach in Prospect’s inaugural year in 1959. In his first two seasons the Knights wen...

PHOTO ALBUM: Prospect plays Lake Park 3/3

PHOTO ALBUM: Prospect plays Lake Park 3/3

March 15, 2017

By Elisabeth Rohde, visuals editor

Knights come up just short in nail biting regional championship

Knights come up just short in nail biting regional championship

March 6, 2017

By Jack Ankony, executive sports editor The Prospect faithful was in a state of shock and despair as the final buzzer sounded in the IHSA class 4A regional championship game. The Knights faced off against the Lake Park Lancers on March 3 in the Jean Walker Fieldhouse. Bodies outstretched on the ground, hands over head, s...

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 3/3

March 3, 2017

In this episode of Prospect Basketball Weekly, Paul Evers and basketball head coach John Camardella preview the March 3 game against Lake Park. Special guests interviewed by Jack Ankony include senior Tony Gardner and announcer John Hardey. ...

Boys’ basketball looks towards start of state playoffs after MSL Championship defeat

Boys’ basketball looks towards start of state playoffs after MSL Championship defeat

February 28, 2017

By Paul Evers, sports editor The Knights now look forward to the start of the IHSA State Playoffs (click here for the state tournament bracket) beginning next Tuesday. The Knights will start the tournament with a regional matchup against the winner of 15th seeded Rolling Meadows and 19th seeded Wauconda at Jean Wal...

Boys’ basketball falls to Fremd in MSL Title Game

Boys’ basketball falls to Fremd in MSL Title Game

February 28, 2017

By Paul Evers, sports editor With 3.1 seconds on the clock, the varsity basketball team had the opportunity to do something they haven’t done since 2009: win an MSL Conference Championship. The team only needed a three pointer to accomplish this feat. Senior Matt Szuba described the last seconds of...

Four players receive All-Conference honors for boys’ basketball

Four players receive All-Conference honors for boys’ basketball

February 28, 2017

By Paul Evers, sports editor At halftime of the MSL Championship Game, the All-Conference Team was named. Seniors Frankie Mack, Matt Szuba, Michael Ritchie and junior David Swedura were all selected for the team. Head coach John Camardella said that this year was historic in terms of the All-Conference...

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 2/24

Prospect Basketball Weekly: 2/24

February 24, 2017

Paul Evers and basketball head coach John Camardella review Feb. 22's game against Fremd and preview the playoffs.

PHOTO ALBUM: Prospect vs. Hersey, Feb. 17

PHOTO ALBUM: Prospect vs. Hersey, Feb. 17

February 21, 2017

By Leo Garkisch, copy editor

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