The Evanstonian

ETHS wins sixth straight regional, faces GBS Tuesday

Eli Cohen, Sports Captain

March 4, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Evanston came out on top against Notre Dame Friday night, defeating the Dons 80-68 at Beardsley Gym, taking home the regional championship for the sixth year in a row. ETHS’ starters, Ryan Bost, Jaylin Gibson, Jaheim Holden, Lance...

Girls basketball season ends in Sectional final overtime defeat

Chris Werner, Sports Editor

March 2, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Three Wildkits posted double digit performances and Evanston held state No. 1 Maine West to 55 points, their fifth lowest output in a game this season. But it wasn’t enough to topple the Warriors in the Evanston Sectional Champ...

Balanced scoring, defensive adjustments aid Kits in Sectional semifinal victory

Chris Werner, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports

The last time Evanston and Loyola met on the Beardsley gym floor, the contest went down to the final seconds and the Ramblers came away with a 48-45 win. That’s not what happened on Monday night in the second Evanston Sectional sem...

Girls basketball regionals preview

Hailey Fine and William Wambo

February 12, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Online Exclusive, Sports

Despite a number of injuries, girls basketball looks to have a successful showing in the IHSA regionals. “It’s all about preparation, I’m kinda big on that,” coach Brittanny Johnson said. “Being prepared for games,...

Kit girls fall in final seconds to New Trier

Chris Werner, Sports Editor

January 13, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Sports

“Free throws killed us tonight,” Johnson said. New Trier junior guard Tinah Hong sank a pair of free throws with 4.7 seconds remaining and sealed a 46-45 victory for the Trevians Friday night in the second game of the...

Boys basketball defeats New Trier on home court

Hailey Fine and Eli Cohen

January 13, 2019

Filed under Basketball, showcase, Sports

In the seventh anniversary of the Bob Bost Classic, a packed Beardsley Gym witnessed Evanston’s 54-46 victory over rival New Trier, as the Kits’ solid interior defense held Trevian star forwards Ciaran Brayboy and Spencer Boehm to...

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