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Swimming and diving head to state, meet personal goals

Swimming and diving head to state, meet personal goals

November 30, 2016

By Paul Evers, sports editor The girls’ swimming and diving team sent three girls to state on Friday, Nov. 18. Senior Gracie Dix competed in the 50 yard freestyle and placed 35th while senior Meghan Schmit and sophomore Madison Malone placed 33rd and 46th respectively. While no competitor made it past the prel...

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...

Senior night win puts swim and dive on track to win East

October 12, 2014

By Shannon Smith Executive In-Depth Editor  Tensions were high Thursday, Oct. 9 at Wheeling where Prospect girls’ swim and dive faced Hersey. Both teams were competing to stay in the race for the Mid-Suburban League East title, and Prospect won across the board. Frosh-soph won by a total of 42 points, ...

Girls' swimming and diving takes fourth at Hersey Jamboree

Girls' swimming and diving takes fourth at Hersey Jamboree

October 7, 2014

By Jack McDermott Online Editor-in-Chief The girls' swimming and diving teams traveled to Olympic pool last Saturday in Arlington Heights to compete in the annual Hersey Jamboree against powerful opponents like Mundelein and Jacobs, two talented teams that are out of conference. After placing third last...

Girls' swimming takes second at St. Viator Invite

September 15, 2014

By Shannon Smith Executive In-Depth Editor The girls’ swim team traveled to St. Viator Saturday, Sept. 13, to compete in the 24th annual St.Viator Invite. The team finished second after St. Ignatius, which was what the team was expected to do according to head coach Alfonso Lopez. “I thought the te...

Girls' swimming and diving looks to repeat MSL East win

August 19, 2014

By Shannon Smith Executive In-Depth Editor Prospect girls’ swim and dive team had a successful season last year winning the MSL East and beating their rival, Hersey, who had won the title for the past six years. With most of the varsity team returning this year, the Knights are hoping to win the titl...

Girls' dive featuring junior Dana Liva

Girls' dive featuring junior Dana Liva

November 13, 2013

By Jack McDermott Online Managing Editor Junior Dana Liva prepares for her upcoming sectional and state meets during a practice.  She placed sixth last year in state and is expected to win this year.

Girls' swim and dive takes fourth place at MSL

November 4, 2013

By Molly Mueller Sports Editor The girls’ varsity swim and dive team competed in the MSL conference meet on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Barrington High School, placing fourth out of 12 teams. The team was in fifth place after the 200 free relay (about 3/4 through the meet), but coach Alfonso Lopez was confident...

Girls' swimming, diving defeats Wheeling, high hopes for MSL East

October 18, 2013

By Shannon Smith Features Editor Girls’ swimming and diving defeated Wheeling at their senior night on Oct. 10 with a win from all three levels. Varsity won with a point total of 130 over Wheeling’s 54, JV won with 128 points over Wheeling’s 37, and frosh-soph won with 99 points over Wheeling...

Girls' swimming dominates Conant

September 16, 2013

By Shannon Smith Features Editor The Girls swim team won their first home meet against Conant High School on September 12. On all three levels Prospect came out on top. Varsity won with 102 points over Conant’s 83, JV won with 122 points against Conant’s 58 and Frosh-Soph won with 77 points while Con...

Girls' swim and dive team bond over fundraiser

September 5, 2013

By Shannon Smith Features Editor Prospect girls swim and dive held a car wash at Circle Drive on August 24th between 12 and 1:30 p.m.  According to head coach, Alfonso Lopez the car wash has been a tradition of the girls swim and dive team for 10 to 12 years. Last year they raised around $900, whic...

Girls swim and dive bond over fundraiser

August 27, 2013

By Shannon Smith Features Editor Prospect girls swim and dive held a car wash at Circle Drive on August 24th between 12 and 1:30 p.m.  According to head coach, Alfonso Lopez the car wash has been a tradition of the girls swim and dive team for 10 to 12 years. Last year they raised around $900, whic...

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