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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


Senior Sofia Rocca shoots free throw against Niles West, photo courtesy of Maya Valentine

Girls’ basketball emerges victorious in high-energy Senior Night game

Alexis Rogers, Assistant Sports Editor January 21, 2023

Breaking a four-game losing streak, girls basketball took home the win in its Senior Night game against Niles West, 53-30, on Friday. Securing an early lead, ETHS showcased superior teamwork, skill and...

‘Killing opportunities’: tackling systemic inequity in sports

Christopher Vye, Jacques Philippe, Sports Editor, Staff Writer December 16, 2022

The 2022 Boys Swim & Dive Senior Day was meant to be a celebration. One of the last times the team’s senior members would race at ETHS’ famed Dobbie Burton Aquatic Center, the occasion was intended...

Illustration by Franny Brady

Sports: athletes’ first exposure to discipline

Jessica Sehgal, Olivia Ohlson, Executive Editor, Staff Writer December 16, 2022

If you’re on time, you’re late. Don’t expect to show up out of attire, or you’ll be asked to leave. If you miss a day, it’ll come at a price. These three standards apply to nearly any professional...

Photo courtesy of Maya Valentine

The exception, not the rule: safety at ETHS sporting events

Christopher Vye, Sports Editor December 16, 2022

In 2022, large gatherings of any kind are targets. Schools, nightclubs, parades, movie theaters, grocery stores, shopping malls, places of worship and concert halls have all been the sites of some of America’s...

Undefeated boys basketball edges Glenbrook South in CSL opener

Owen Chiss, Assistant Sports Editor December 3, 2022

Despite dominating for much of its home opener, boys basketball found itself in serious trouble late in the fourth quarter on Friday night, up only two with Glenbrook South taking possession and just eight...

ETHS took on New Trier at Northwesterns Welsh-Ryan Arena last season.

Girls basketball falls to Bolingbrook in season opener

Olivia Ohlson and Eliana Prawer-Stock November 16, 2022

Bolingbrook, who finished third in the state last year, came to Evanston as girls basketball kicked off its season on Tuesday night and showed fans why the Raiders are primed for another deep State run...

Photo courtesy of Maya Valentine

Upset in regional final shuts door on long playoff run for boys soccer

Alexis Rogers, Owen Chiss, Assistant Sports Editors November 14, 2022

While the Wildkits finished the regular season with a 12-5-2 record– capturing the second seed in the Glenbrook South Sectional– they were unable to advance past the regional finals following a 2-0...

Photo courtesy of Chris Livatino

On your marks, get set, row!

Alexis Rogers and Owen Chiss November 14, 2022

Rowing, the newest addition to ETHS’ roster of sports, has launched this fall, introducing 50 athletes to a traditionally exclusive sport with the intention of establishing diversity and inclusion from...

Photo courtesy of Eddie Roman

Despite losing season, football improves on both sides of ball

Will Klearman, Staff Writer November 14, 2022

After an up-and-down season, ETHS closed out the year with a record of 3-6, landing them in fourth place in the Central Suburban South standings. An exciting 53-50 overtime home opener win against Indian...

Two doubles pairs make runs in tennis’ conference tourney

Jessica Sehgal, Executive Editor November 14, 2022

After a 10-6 season, girls tennis felt confident heading into their csl tournament on Friday Oct. 7. However, after the first round, only two ETHS teams remained in the running. Doubles team Sophie Glantz...

Girls cross country looks to have promising seasons ahead

Christopher Vye, Sports Editor November 14, 2022

Similar to the boys team, ETHS girls cross country is exceptionally young. In fact, four of the top five finishers at Sectionals were underclassmen. All together, the Kits ended up 12th at the Hoffman...

Impressive times not reflected in boys cross country ranking

Christopher Vye, Sports Editor November 14, 2022

Although boys XC may not have advanced any runners to State this year, a young team means that bright things lie ahead. At the Hoffman Estates Sectional on Saturday Oct. 29, Evanston’s highest finisher...

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