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The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

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Senior Alante Massie scores a layup against Waukegan

Boys basketball surges to front of CSL South

Nathan Easington, Sports Editor February 27, 2015

A hard fought battle. As time expired one week ago, the Kits held their breath as a last second shot from the Niles North point guard bounced off the rim and out of play.  The team won the CSL South...

Hockey faces New Trier in order to advance to next stage

Hockey faces New Trier in order to advance to next stage

Luis Sosa, Sports Editor February 27, 2015

Boys hockey has been having an amazing year, but New Trier could cut it short. “We just have to maintain focus at practice and especially in the game,” said junior Nick Lydon, “the objective is...

Wrestling falls at State

Wrestling falls at State

Gabe Aichholzer, Sports Editor February 27, 2015

Evanston’s three man state team fell in the first round this past weekend in Champaign, ending a grueling season that the Kits hoped would end in glory. Seniors James Marshall-Davis and Zach Warhus...

Students deserve free admission to sporting events

Students deserve free admission to sporting events

James Allen, Sports Columnist February 27, 2015

Evanston students should never have to pay to attend an ETHS sporting event. The high school charges $2 for students to attend basketball and football games, and all other sports are free. This incongruity...

Boys Swimming heads to New Trier for state finals

Boys Swimming heads to New Trier for state finals

Ben Wilson, Sports Editor February 27, 2015

After failing to beat number one ranked Glenbrook South all year, the Wildkits went into GBS territory and claimed gold in the sectional final last Saturday. “By the first break we had qualified all...

Senior leadership is slept on

Senior leadership is slept on

James Allen February 3, 2015

Senior leadership used to be a prestigious honor, and now it is no more than another P.E. option.  This needs to change. Senior Leadership Experience is a a two-year physical education course that...

Study table is a joke

Study table is a joke

James Allen December 18, 2014

The study table system is too easy to cheat. Every week, grade reports are sent out to the coaches of every athletics team in the high school.  If a student has two grades below a C-, then they are...

Boys bowling to take on Vernon Hills

Boys bowling to take on Vernon Hills

Gabe Aichholzer December 18, 2014

Early season match-ups are meant to ease players into the swing of things, but boys bowling will be facing a tough challenge against Vernon Hills tonight. “Vernon Hills is one of the top teams in...

Kits opening battle against Westinghouse on Nov. 24

Kits opening battle against Westinghouse on Nov. 24

Nathan Easington, Sports Editor December 18, 2014

Not that much of a Thanksgiving break. The boys basketball team traveled to DePaul Prep, formerly known as Gordon Tech, yesterday on Nov. 24 to play their first of five games, all over Thanksgiving...

New Game Plan

New Game Plan

Adele Gruner, Sports Editor December 18, 2014

Brand new. A core of sophomores will lead this year’s girls basketball team, and with their new game plan they are feeling confident for the Lady Saxon Tournament in Schaumburg Nov. 18 through 28. “I’m...

Back to back: Kits face two tough opponents this weekend

Back to back: Kits face two tough opponents this weekend

Adele Gruner, Sports Editor December 18, 2014

Last year the Kits beat Loyola in the first round of sectionals, but this Saturday they aren’t going to let the Ramblers get even. “They are very competitive. They play really hard, and they are...

The team shakes hands with New Trier after the game.

Volleyball faces New Trier for the second time

Luis Sosa, Sports Editor October 5, 2014

Girls volleyball had an outstanding game early in the season against New Trier, but now the Trevians have a redemption match on their home court. The girls have lost the last three of their four away...