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

Soccer

Boys soccer ends season with shutout loss in regional final

Alexis Rogers, Assistant Sports Editor October 22, 2022

While a blowout win against Maine South in the previous round of the IHSA playoffs showed promise for a boys soccer team hoping to go on to repeat as Regional champions, that dream came to an end on Saturday. The...

Photo courtesy of Maya Valentine

Strong second half puts boys soccer back in win column

Owen Chiss, Assistant Sports Editor September 23, 2022

After its undefeated record was snapped Tuesday night with a 2-0 loss to New Trier, Evanston boys soccer's mission heading into its Thursday night game against Maine South was to get back into the win...

Boys soccer ends in yet another drama-filled season

Eli Cohen and Everneesa Beech November 8, 2019

ETHS boys soccer had one of the most successful seasons in recent memory. Following an 18-2-2 record led by a stellar defense, the squad ended their season with a 2-1 loss to St. Patrick in the sectional...

Soccer looks to continue exciting season

Hailey Fine, Sports Editor September 27, 2019

After a game against Glenbrook South yesterday, the Kits look to dominate their upcoming match against New Trier. A strong mental state seems to be key when preparing for important games like these.  “Every...

Risin into Fall: Boys Soccer

Eli Cohen, Assistant Sports Editor August 21, 2019

Following a 15-5-2, ETHS’ boys soccer team’s season ended earlier than they hoped. This season, however, is made up of mostly returning players and aims to keep improving to make it further in the...

Kerr sprints up the pitch.

Kerr chooses Miami of Ohio

Chris Werner, Sports Editor May 23, 2019

While the prospect of college commitment may seem daunting to most young athletes, senior Keara Kerr committed to the Miami of Ohio soccer program before even finishing her freshman year. “The commitment...

Destefano goes to kick the ball.

Annika Destefano chooses Cornell

Chloe Haack, Staff Writer May 23, 2019

Annika Destefano will continue her soccer career at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York next fall. “I visited Cornell many times and every time I went I found something new that I loved,” Destefano...

Kerr sprints up the pitch.

One last ride

Michael Barthelemy and Gordon Redfield-Gale April 26, 2019

On March 21, 2016, three freshmen stepped under the bright lights of Lazier Field for the first time, facing Von Steuben High School in a non conference match. Despite a clear level of nervousness,...

Junior midfielder 
Calista O’Connor looks down the field to pass.

Soccer looks to prove themselves against Loyola tonight

Chloe Haack, Staff Writer March 22, 2019

Correction: The printed version of this article included the incorrect time of the game tonight. The home game against Loyola is at 6 pm. After a sectional semifinal loss to end last season, the girls...

2-1 victory propels Kits into sectional finals

2-1 victory propels Kits into sectional finals

Peter Barbato and Chris Werner October 26, 2018

With a bid to the sectional championship on the line at Lazier Field on Wednesday night, Wildkit attacker Will Weinman was fouled in the box with less than eight minutes left in the game and junior Quinn...

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...

Gavin Rosengarten dribbles the ball at a practice back in August.

Boys soccer exits at supersectional

Nathan Shankar, Online Executive Editor November 21, 2017

Despite an inspired defensive performance, the ETHS boys soccer team fell 0-3 to Libertyville last Tuesday. The supersectional loss ends another successful season for Coach Frank Calixte’s squad. “We...