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Sports Recap

May 18, 2022

Girl’s Swimming Captains: Madi Boor, Ashley Franchowiak All Conference: Ashley Franckowiak, Madi Boor, Riley Pietras All Conference Diving: Logan Selsky Team MVP: Riley Pietras Most Improved:...

Junior Ryan Nelson launches the baseball with a swing versus Plainfield East on April 5. Photo courtesy of Ted Piton

Boy’s baseball upsets state champs

Max Otero, Staff Reporter May 17, 2022

  Boy’s baseball battled Plainfield East on April 5, and the Tigers took their second win of the season 7-3.  It marked their first game in nearly a week after adverse weather led to earlier...

Photo by Ally Milton

Fast Take: Kyle Mumford

Sophia Woods, Sports Editor May 17, 2022

What are your goals for your senior season as a team and individually?  Some goals we have this year besides trying to have a good record are things like creating good team chemistry and getting...

Junior Joey Cecchi (left) gets ready to hit the ball with teammate junior Ben
Cummings (right) during practice. Photo by Nick Powell

Boy’s tennis enters season with new coach

Sophia Woods, Sports Editor May 17, 2022

Boy’s tennis is swinging into the season with the addition of new JV coach, Matthew Kozum.  Replacing former JV coach Amanda Aronson, Kozum is enthusiastic to be coaching this season. “I am...

Freshmen Eleanor Corbett prepares to swat the birdie in practice. Photo by Nick Powell

Swinging into Season

Malvina Policarpova, Staff Reporter March 24, 2022

North’s girls’ badminton team serves the fun backyard game into competitive play.  Striking the shuttlecock, or birdie, during early season practices helps prepare them for their first home invite...

Fast Take: Camila Pavon

Fast Take: Camila Pavon

Sophia Woods, Sports Editor March 23, 2022

  What events are you focused on this season and what do you hope to accomplish? I am focusing on the 400m and 200m this year and I am hoping to PR on both events and cut off a few seconds to...

Sophmore Aanya Krishan and senior Katie Schudiske scrimmage at practice. Photo by Jillian Schudiske

Cheetahs prepare for season under new coach

Jillian Schudiske, Staff Reporter March 23, 2022

The Plainfield girls’ lacrosse team began their season on March 21 under the supervision of new head coach Christian Pilapil. Becoming the head coach of the Cheetahs is not Pilapil’s first encounter...

Sophmore Teagan Kiger participates in the pole vaulting event at North meet on Feb. 25. Photo by Nick Powell

Sprinting into spring season

Max Otero, Staff Reporter March 23, 2022

In the first indoor meet since 2020, the Tigers’ Girls’ Track and Field team began their season at home on Feb. 25 competing against 11 other teams. The Tigers’ finished fourth with 61 total points. “It...

Graphic by Paige Collins

March Madness

Dylan Budd, Staff Reporter March 23, 2022

The 2022 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, better known as March Madness, began on March 15.  The single-elimination tournament seeds the 68 best basketball schools from one to 16 in four...

Sophmore Kwame Amoo-Otoo attempting the triple jump at the Lakes High Invite. Photo courtesy or Tony Holler

Boys track takes 4th place at invite

Max Otero, Staff Reporter March 23, 2022

Boys’ Track and Field competed at the Lakes High Invite on Feb. 26, finishing fourth out of 22 teams.  Before the meet, varsity head coach Tony Holler had confidence in his team to perform well. “We...

Sophomore Lauren Mrugala takes a shot against Minooka on March 14.

Photo by Mary Henry

Girls’ soccer kicks off season with win

Mary Henry, Staff Reporter March 22, 2022

The varsity girls’ soccer team dominated the field in their first game of the season, pulling off a 6-0 win against Minooka on March 14. Junior forward Mia Davis scored the Tigers’ first goal 25...

Fast Take: sophomore Jeffery Fleming

Sophia Woods, Sports Editor February 12, 2022

How do your teammates assist you during games? My team helps assist me in multiple ways while playing. However, one of the main tactics they use to help me push me to be my bear is by helping me...

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