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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

Fall Sports

Freshman Grace Johnson defends a St. Ignatius player in the ETHS win Saturday.

Field Hockey wins first sectional game in program history

Eli Cohen and Hailey Fine October 15, 2018

ETHS’ varsity field hockey team came up with their first win of the season on Saturday Oct. 13, as they defeated St. Ignatius 2-1 following two first half goals. Not only was this the first victory of...

Senior captain Tommy Barbato tees off at an early season tournament.

Tommy Barbato ties for 31st at boys golf state tournament

Chloe Haack, Sports Writer October 15, 2018

Senior Tommy Barbato tied for 31st in a field of 112 players at the Boys Golf 4A State Championship tournament in Bloomington, Illinois this past Saturday posting a score of four over par. Barbato is the...

Senior running back Cion Miller-Smith sprints through the Glenbrook South defense.

Kits claim playoff berth with 28-7 road victory

Eli Cohen and Chris Werner October 13, 2018

Evanston’s usually stout defensive front gave up a whopping 262 rushing yards Friday night but a ‘bend don’t break’ theme emerged as the Kits only allowed one score all game, resulting in a 28-7...

Junior Quadre Nicholson dodges a Conant defender.

Kits win third straight at home against Conant

Eli Cohen, Staff Writer September 8, 2018

ETHS moved to 3-0 after a tough 20-7 win against Conant on Friday night in a game where offense came at a premium and both defenses shined. “We wanted to protect our home turf at Lazier Field, so...

Captains lead girls golf into exciting season

Captains lead girls golf into exciting season

Patrick Moffitt and Chris Werner August 28, 2018

Senior co-captain Kimmy Jolie has followed in her sister’s footsteps as an Evanston golfer and captain, but now she wants to play her best when it matters the most, like her sister. Liz Jolie, who...

Fallin’ into season: Boys Cross Country

Benji Fervoy, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

The boys cross country team looks to improve upon last year’s historically impressive season. “The team did better than expected last season to be honest,” coach Donald Michelin Jr. explained....

Fallin’ into season: Girls Cross Country

Chris Werner, Sports Editor August 28, 2018

Girls cross country will start the post Enyaeva Michelin era with the Hinsdale Central Iinvite this Saturday, an invite they have excelled at in the past. Evanston finished ninth at the meet last year...

Fallin’ into season: Field Hockey

Jonah Charlton and Chris Werner August 28, 2018

       With girls field hockey set to enter its third season as an ETHS sport, the team is striving to continue to improve and build the program.        “We get the best and...

Junior Darrius Hunt catches a pass during summer practices.

Fallin’ into season: Football

Eli Cohen, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

The Kits daunting schedule will surely provide challenges, but with an experienced and versatile offense, the talented squad should put up a strong fight against tough competition. the most challenging...

Fallin’ into season: Cheer

Hailey Fine, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

The cheerleaders have been hard at work to show the best school spirit possible for the upcoming season. “For our first game we are preparing by making sure we have all of the cheers down and memorized...

Fallin’ into season: Boys Golf

Eli Cohen, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

The golf team may not get as much buzz or publicity as other sports at ETHS, but the squad’s depth, drive and mental toughness should help the team keep improving. “We have a little deeper group...

Fallin’ into season: PomKits

Peter Barbato, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

We want PomKits! With a talented young squad, PomKits will be ready to step into the spotlight once again after the offseason grind. The PomKits have practiced for three weeks in preparation for...