Boys' gymnastics finishes eighth in conference

April 29, 2012

By Alyssa Zediker Executive Sports Editor The boys’ varsity gymnastics team placed eighth at the conference meet held at Hersey on April 27 with a score of 127.75. It was one of the team's highest scores of the season although they are still looking to break 130, according to head coach Randy Smith. S...

Long time gymnastics, diving coach passes away

November 17, 2011

Long time gymnastics and diving coach and Prospect community member Pat Kivland passed away Nov. 15.Kivland, often known as simply “Kiv”, had been at Prospect as a student, physical education teacher  and  a gymnastics and diving coach until his recent retirement. He was a dedicated, patient coach,...

Home meet a sweep for gymnasts

January 14, 2011

By Maggie Devereux Executive Sports Editor The girls' gymnastics team swept every event Jan. 6 as they faced Hoffman Estates and Buffalo Grove in a home tri-meet. Freshman Giana Scala was the all-around champion with 35.85 points, senior Christina Pekar followed with 34.15 points and sophomore Magg...

Gymnastics sends two to state

February 18, 2010

By Mike Hammersley Copy Editor The two athletes the girls' gymnastics team qualified for the state meet this Friday are almost polar opposites.  On one hand, there is Katie Colmone, the experienced senior who nabbed an all-around at-large bid and has been to state before. On the other hand there i...

Girls' gymnastics seeks strong conference finnish

January 21, 2010

By Katie Ritchie Editor-In- Chief   If the members of the girls' varsity gymnastics team had to describe themselves with one word, it would undoubtedly be "family." Aside from the fact that the team boasts two sets of biological sisters (juniors Christina and Sarah Pekar and sophomore Lauren Johnso...

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