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Pomkits family proved to be life-changing for senior class

Hailey Fine, Assistant Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

The Pomkits season came to an end this past Friday by honoring the seniors and their final performance of high school. “This has been the best four years and eight seasons of my life,” senior Maggie Job said. Pomkits...

Track: the race downstate

Michael Barthelemy, Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

Consistent greatness. For the boys and girls track teams, that’s the name of the game. Year in and year out, both sides are able to send multiple runners to state competition no matter the event, and this year looks to be no...

Boys basketball gears up for third consecutive state run

Gordon Redfield-Gale, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

The ETHS boys basketball team is back and ready to make another deep postseason run under a tried-and-tested recipe for success and the leadership of their tremendous group of juniors. The squad graduated three of their top...

Girls basketball advances to Super Sectionals

Hailey Fine, Assistant Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

As super-sectionals come up, girls basketball strives to keep up the high motivation and stay focused by establishing goals and working hard in practice. “In practice we’ve been pushing each other really hard and the effort we...

Girls bowling has ends season in thrilling fashion

Zach Myers, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Girls bowling finished the best season in its program history, winning both the CSL and the Regional Championships for the first time. The Kits’ season included a signature win over New Trier who they beat 2973 to 2836 to...

Skating to success

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

February 28, 2020

With two competition wins under their belt, the Evanston figure skating’s A-Team allows Evanston skaters to push their skills to the limit. The team only competes in four Illinois competitions during their four-month season,...

Season recap on wrestling

Eli Cohen and Will Wambo

February 28, 2020

The wrestling season is over, and despite the loss of Ramin Abraham, Dylan Kull and Rafael Salinas, it was a good season for the Kits. Evanston had seven Sectional qualifiers in Charlie Fox, Valery Jean-Jacques, AJ Joyner,...

Senior heavy cheer squad shows tremendous improvement in routines

Lena Papa, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

With the cheer season wrapping up, the squads improvement is evident. The team is composed of mostly seniors, and their level of experience shows on the score sheet as they have consistently gotten better. “Our skill-set...

Inconsistency summarizes the season for boys swimming

Jared Tucker, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

The Evanston boys swim team closed out a rollercoaster season, but they are hoping to gain results at state. “It’s been up and down,” coach Kevin Auger said “We’ve had a lot of promising swims and some great victories.” One...

Axelrood and Otwell headline gymnastics season once again

Sophia McCandlish, Assistant Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

As the girls gymnastics season came to a wrap, two notable stars end on a positive note. Sophomore Ava Axelrood and senior Jamie Otwell both advanced to Sectionals this season. Although they didn’t qualify for the state meet,...

Girls hockey sees success on the horizon

Kevin Thomas, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Although ETHS’ girls hockey team ended with a 6-16-1 record, there is still much to celebrate, as junior Jenny Maguire earned a spot on the All-State team. With the teams season reaching an end, they were able to accomplish...

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