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Missed opportunities mark girls' basketball's Barrington loss

February 25, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief A door opened for the girls' basketball team on Thursday night, and with it a path to a sectional championship, a destination not reached since 1989.  It came as the Knights beat Stevenson to claim the regional championship - for the second straight year - a...

Girls' basketball clinches second straight regional title

February 21, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Playing Stevenson for the regional championship on Thursday, the girls' basketball team had the advantage of experience. Sort of. Though the team had won the regional title last year and had beaten Stevenson (in double overtime) earlier this season, Thursday...

An outsider's view of Prospect

February 12, 2010

This story is about Prospect and was written from Barrington senior Emily Kelly's perspective.  The article ran in Barrington's newspaper, The Roundup, and is on this site because of the story on Barrington that was written in the Prospector. To me, Prospect was just a train stop en route to Chicago or a p...

Lady Knights overpower Fillies

January 7, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Though marked by occasional thrillers, like the memorable double-overtime 50-46 win over Stevenson,  and the more recent double-overtime win against Hononegah, the girls' basketball team's success this season has come largely through an unspectacular but hi...

Boys' basketball's defense falters against Barrington

January 6, 2010

By Brian Thomas Staff Writer   Fresh off their run to the championship game in Wheeling’s Hardwood Classic tournament, the boys' basketball team hosted the Barrington Broncos on Tuesday night. The Knights looked good early and led after the first quarter, 17-9. Theywere in control for m...

Girls' tennis reaches sectionals

October 14, 2009

By Riley Simpson Sports Editor Last Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the girls' tennis team had conference play. Or, they were supposed to. The weather made sure that the matches were postponed until Saturday at Buffalo Grove and Tuesday at Hersey. By that time, the rain had gone away. "It wasn't so much ...

Girls' golf falters at sectionals

October 13, 2009

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Since finishing sixth at the state tournament in 2003, the girls' golf team has never had the chance to try and do it again.  Every year since, the team has been shut out of the state meet by the North Shore powers, along with schools like Barrington and St. Viator, th...

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