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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Grodzin paves premier path for boys bowling

Chloe Haack, Staff Writer February 28, 2020

Senior Zev Grodzin put on quite a show at the IHSA State Finals in O’Fallon, IL with a 59th place finish. Being the only Evanston bowler ever to advance to the final day in the tournament, Grodzin knows...

One last ride for boys hockey ends in good spirit

Peter Barbato, Staff Writer February 28, 2020

After a season filled with ups and downs, boys hockey left it all on the ice in their final game as the seniors showed out for their curtain call. “We came into Lake Forest laid back and looking to...

Senior Kayla Henning dribbles ball down the court at last night's game.

Girls basketball takes hard loss against Benet Academy after 2OT

Hailey Fine, Assistant Sports Editor February 9, 2020

Playing right after the boys’ basketball game, the girls came out ready to put up a fight and that’s exactly what they did. Even when two thirds of the fans left before tip-off, they stayed motivated...

Elijah Bull dribbles the ball up the court

Kits defeat Sussex-Hamilton 70-68 in 3OT

Eli Cohen, Sports Editor February 9, 2020

Four quarters weren’t nearly enough to decide a winner between Evanston and Sussex-Hamilton, as Evanston battled against Hamilton for three additional overtime periods, eventually ending in a 70-68 overtime...

Fully healthy girl’s basketball has their eyes on state

Hailey Fine, Assistant Sports Editor January 31, 2020

With a 18-2 record, the girls basketball team confidently anticipates going down state to win the state title.  “Our team has so much potential to win state, and we’re all on the same page with...

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