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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


Boys’ volleyball falls short in nail-biter against New Trier

Cash Nelson, Staff Writer April 22, 2024

In a packed Beardsley gymnasium, a tied 25-25 second set brought Kits fans hope for a last-set Evanston comeback against New Trier. After the teams traded points, Evanston would have the chance to force...

Junior Kaloyan Mirtchev serves in Evanstons win against Maine South.

Boys volleyball holds on late against Maine South

Owen Chiss and Will Klearman April 10, 2024

Both the first and second sets in Beardsley Gym on Tuesday night were tied, 24-all.  That didn’t scare any Wildkit player on the court. With Maine South (6-4, 0-2 CSL) knocking at the door, Evanston...

Senior Tyler Tang serves during Evanstons victory over Notre Dame on Tuesday, April 2.

Boys volleyball recovers from early Notre Dame push, wins in two sets

Will Klearman, Staff Writer April 3, 2024

Despite early pushes from Niles Notre Dame on Tuesday night, boys volleyball took care of business against the Dons, 27-25 and 25-17.  The victory over Notre Dame (5-4) gave the Kits (6-2) solid momentum...

Boys volleyball impresses in season opener

Owen Chiss and Nate McDade March 19, 2024

Only trailing by two points across the entirety of two sets is a surefire way to open the season strong.  On Monday evening in Beardsley Gym, boys volleyball came out of the gates firing on all cylinders...

Junior Frankie Taylor held impressive blocks throughout both sets, despite loss

Wolves pounce on girls volleyball early, end Kits’ season

Kate Reno, Staff Writer October 26, 2023

Girls volleyball showed signs of hope throughout the first set of regional semifinals on Tuesday night, but the Kits fell short to Niles West in consecutive sets, 25-15, 25-8. After the whistle blew,...

On Senior Night, the Wildkits celebrated their four senior contributors.

Girls volleyball falls on Senior Night to Deerfield

Owen Chiss, Sports Editor October 12, 2023

Although girls volleyball racked up their first win in over two weeks against Lake Forest on Tuesday night, the Kits came up short a day later on senior night against Deerfield, 15-25, 15-25. Riding...


Missed opportunities spoil volleyball’s chances against Titans

Fiona Vosper, Staff Writer October 6, 2023

In one of its last chances to do so this season, girls volleyball found itself in a fight to win its first conference game of the season. At home in Beardsley Gym on breast cancer awareness night on...

Junior Francisca Taylor (#17) lead the team during the first set, with an impressive show of digs and blocks.

Despite lead in first, girls volleyball falls in straight sets to New Trier

Katelyn Brownlee, Staff Writer September 23, 2023

Late into the first set, Evanston was hanging tight with one of the best teams in the Central Suburban League South conference and its rival, New Trier. Holding a 21-20 lead, Evanston couldn't hang on,...

Senior Makayla Clark scored the game-winning goal for Evanston against St. Ignatius.

Clark secures win for field hockey in narrow matchup with St. Ignatius

Alexis Rogers, Sport Editor September 19, 2023

Going into a scoreless fourth quarter against St. Ignatius, the field hockey team went back to the basics. After 55 minutes of aggressive play didn’t result in a finish for either team, all it took was...

ETHS came out strong, capturing the first set, 25-19.

Girls volleyball Kits cool off after first set, lose tight contest against Hoffman Estates

Fiona Vosper, Staff Writer September 19, 2023

Early on in Monday night’s match against Hoffman Estates, the Kits held the momentum. Staying in front throughout, Evanston took the first set as it attempted to break its six-game losing streak....

Despite tight second set, girls volleyball overpowered by Maine South

Fiona Vosper, Staff Writer September 13, 2023

Girls volleyball tackled its first conference game of the season against Maine South in a nail-biter Tuesday night. The game's first set started off with the Kits playing catch-up, but the team was able...

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