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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 Brandon Hilliard celebrates after a touchdown.

Kits face Bulldogs in Waukegan for early Saturday matchup

Ben Wilson, Sports Editor October 5, 2014

Even though high school football games have been known as a Friday night tradition, Evanston will take on the Bulldogs in a rare Saturday game on Oct. 11. “We’ve struggled in the past to play during...

Boys golf will face top teams at Regionals

Adele Gruner, Sports Editor October 5, 2014

The Kits face top teams at regionals on Tuesday, but they feel confident that they can keep their focus and move one step closer to the state finals. “Conference was really hard for me to get through...

Senior Mark Roth prepares to kick the ball.

Boys soccer soars past conference rivals New Trier

Nathan Easington, Sports Editor October 5, 2014

Boys soccer has faced tough competition in their conference, but hosting regionals should provide a great boost of confidence. Looking forward to the postseason, the team has two more games before their...

Girls tennis fights for CSL crown this weekend

Gabe Aichholzer, Sports Editor October 5, 2014

It’s that time of year again. Girls tennis will head to New Trier this weekend for the CSL conference meet, expecting a strong showing. "Our goal is to place fourth,"said coach Joyce Anderson....

Our athletes deserve better fans

Our athletes deserve better fans

James Allen, Sports Columnist October 5, 2014

Our student cheering section is embarrassing. While many students, seniors in particular, brag about their commitment to school spirit and being a great student section, there is nothing to back it...

‘Optional’ takes on a new meaning

‘Optional’ takes on a new meaning

James Allen, Sports Columnist October 2, 2014

While some athletes are busy with their fall sports, other athletes are trapped in the limbo of offseason. For some, this is a time of rest and recovery, but for others, the most brutal part of the...

Girls Volleyball brace themselves for Wheaton classic in Warrenville

Girls Volleyball brace themselves for Wheaton classic in Warrenville

Luis Sosa, Sports Editor October 2, 2014

Girls volleyball has had a great start this season, but they are hoping to rise up this season in the Wheaton’s classic on Sept. 20 after taking 22 place last season. “We prepare everyday for the...

Girls tennis feeling confident heading into Hawk Invite

Girls tennis feeling confident heading into Hawk Invite

Gabe Aichholzer, Sports Editor October 2, 2014

A rough start to the season can hurt any team’s morale, but girls tennis has managed to turn it around just in time for this weekend’s Hawk Invite at Maine South. “It's a long day with a lot of...

Wheeling invite presents first major challenge

Wheeling invite presents first major challenge

Adele Gruner, Sports Editor September 24, 2014

It’s no secret that boys golf has big shoes to fill after last year’s state final, but the guidance from the senior captains is giving the Kits an edge this season. ETHS will be competing in the...

Squad Up

Squad Up

Ben Wilson, Sports Editor September 19, 2014

The Kits should be ready to face Maine West tonight even though they have had their struggles on the road. After the pounding West got last year from Evanston, outscoring them by 21, they expect a...

Get the most of ETHS and get involved in athletics

Get the most of ETHS and get involved in athletics

Eli Otting, Sports Columnist May 29, 2014

For me, high school would be nothing without sports. The culture, the atmosphere, and the passion of high school can all be found on the court, the field, the diamond or in the pool. Sports are a prominent...