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

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

The Evanstonian

Fall Sports

Junior Quinn Ackman shoots on goal at practice.

Fallin’ into season: Boys Soccer

Chris Werner, Sports Editor August 28, 2018

Boys soccer has reached the Super Sectional round of the IHSA tournament in each of the last three seasons but this year may be somewhat of a rebuilding year. “We do expect some good senior leadership...

Fallin’ into season: Girls Swimming

Benji Fervoy, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

The youthful varsity girls swim team looks to add another strong season to it’s already proven record. “Underclassmen bring so much energy to the team which makes meets and practices more fun,”...

Fallin’ into season: Girls Tennis

Chloe Haack, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

Evanston girls’ tennis lost their star player Anastasia Goncharova who is now attending UC Santa Barbara, but their resilience will help then bounce back quickly this fall. "Naturally, we'll miss...

Senior Maya Mahoney serves to opposition.

Fallin’ into season: Girls Volleyball

Chloe Haack, Staff Writer August 28, 2018

After a historic 2017 season, Evanston's girls' volleyball team is looking to build upon that strong foundation with a new emphasis on "teamwork." "I truly believe that everyone has something to contribute...

Junior Quadre Nicholson speeds past Wheaton North defenders on his way to a three touchdown night.

Nicholson pushes Kits past Wheaton North

Chris Werner, Sports Editor August 26, 2018

On Friday night, ETHS inducted their 2018 athletic hall of fame class as well as honored legendary coach Murney Lazier. The team put on a performance that Lazier would’ve enjoyed. After a sluggish...

Boys soccer has high hopes for their new varsity squad with Palatine tonight

Boys soccer has high hopes for their new varsity squad with Palatine tonight

Diego Ramos-Torrescano, Sports Editor August 22, 2016

While many sports this fall are relying on their returning varsity players, boys soccer looks toward incoming varsity members for success. “The main difference this year is going to be playing styles....

Football eyeing a win in their return to the playoffs

Football eyeing a win in their return to the playoffs

Diego Ramos­Torrescano, Sports editor November 5, 2015

Back from the dead. One year after falling short of earning a playoff spot, football is back and prepared to shock the world. The No. 21 Wildkits (6­3) will match up against the No. 13 South Elgin...

Football to face South Elgin in first round of playoffs tonight

Football to face South Elgin in first round of playoffs tonight

Diego Ramos-Torrescano, Sports Editor October 30, 2015

Back from the dead. One year after falling short of earning a playoff spot, football is back and prepared to shock the world. The No. 21 Wildkits (6-3) will match up against the No. 13 South Elgin Storm...

IHSA should include athletes with disabilities

IHSA should include athletes with disabilities

Matt Schroeder, Sports Columnist September 18, 2015

Let him run. Sophomore Aaron Holzmueller’s cerebral palsy hasn’t stopped him from being one of the top athletes in the school, so it shouldn’t stop him from running at the state cross country meet. Aaron...

Football ready to pummel Maine East at Homecoming

Ben Wilson, Sports Editor September 18, 2015

You need to come see these boys play. After weeks of hype and build up, the Homecoming football game is finally upon us, and the boys are ready to put on a show for the Wildkit faithful. “We’re...

Robert James chips the ball onto the green during a game against New Trier.

Boys golf gears up for Wheeling and Mundelein Invites

Katy Donati, Sports Reporter September 18, 2015

Despite a series of inconsistent showings to start the season, boys golf hopes to have a strong showing at the Mundelein and Wheeling invites this weekend. “Committing to routine, staying in the moment,...