'Carter' fails to escape Disney's leash

March 26, 2012

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor After seeing a commercial for Disney’s most recent movie, “John Carter,”  you were probably left wondering what you had just seen (if you haven’t, here you go I was was left wondering the same thing too, but that was after I had seen the movie.  Going into Arlington Theaters, I was ...

Daydreaming of Davy Jones

March 26, 2012

By Matt bajkowski Sports Editor With the death of musician, Davy Jones, I recently started listening again to one of the best pop groups of the 60’s, The Monkees.  There are more than a few songs Jones sang throughout his time with the Monkees, since he was one of two members to carry the band on after the original line up was broken.  But when I think of the songs that Jones sang, one always comes to mind, “Daydream Believer” from The Monkees’ ’68 album, The Birds, The Bees, and The Monkees. Read More »...

Baseball loses close season opener

March 26, 2012

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor The Knights started their season Tuesday, Mar. 20, with beautiful weather, the boys’ baseball team is lucky to see this time of year.  Unfortunately, while the weather was wonderful, the Knights lost to the Cary Grove Trojans 11-9 in extra innings. Senior Jack Landwehr...

Spring Sports Preview

March 9, 2012

Badminton Last year's record: regular season finished 6-2, second in the east division, third in conference behind Fremd and Buffalo Grove. Returning Varsity Members: Seniors Shea Gallus, Laura Dietrich, Maura Benson and Kara Kendell, Junior Noreen Caporusso and Sophomore Kiley Walsh. Gallus and Caporusso finis...

Wacky News

February 15, 2012

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor The Story:  An 85-year-old Alaska woman used a shovel to beat back a moose that had stomped her 82-year-old husband and then charged her, the Anchorage Daily News reports from The Last Frontier. Here'sthe full story! My Take: I've always heard the saying, that in some p...

Girls' bowling defeats Grens

January 11, 2012

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor       Bowling had their work cut out for them Monday, Jan. 9, when they defeated Elk Grove in a conference meet at AMF Rolling Meadows Lanes 2718 to 2706.  Elk Grove is currently second in conference with 66 points, ahead of Prospect who is in third with 63.     ...

Prospect's fourth annual Volley for the Cure

October 16, 2011

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor Prospect’s field house was a sea of pink and gray as the girls' varsity volleyball team played Elk Grove in their fourth annual Volley for the Cure match Tuesday night. The match went well for Prospect who took the first two games to win over Elk Grove. And as Prosp...

Math gets around

October 1, 2011

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor Most students wish they could leave their school during the day.  Of course, this is a dream that is almost never realized in reality.  Math teacher Zach Eccles gets to realized this dream everyday though.            Eccles is new of the new staff members ...

I'm with you

September 13, 2011

By Matt Bajkowski Sports Editor For the first time in five years, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have released an album titled "I'm with you". Everything is new about the album, the style, the influences, and most importantly, this is the first RHCP (Red Hot Chili Pepper) album with new guitarist Josh Klinghoffer. ...

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