• Field Hockey Sticks it Out Through Double Overtime

    Field Hockey Sticks it Out Through Double Overtime

    Molly Farrar, A&E Editor

    October 18, 2018

    The EHS field hockey team defended their home turf Tuesday against Westminster Christian Academy. The Tigers came out on top 2-1 in double overtime. “We knew this was going to be a high pressure game mentally and physically, and we were strong enough to play completely through,” sophomore defender...

    Sophomore Rachel Goebel passes the ball down the turf.

    Emily Kloostra

  • Lipe, Hemings Crowned Homecoming Royalty

    Lipe, Hemings Crowned Homecoming Royalty

    Loewy Noud, Staff Writer

    October 18, 2018

    Under dimmed lights and in crowded gym families, friends and EHS students gathered to watch as a new king and queen were crowned. EHS continued this long standing tradition of homecoming royalty this year after by naming Lydia Hemings and Seth Lipe, both seniors as tradition states, King and Queen. The...

    Photo by Brooke Schwalb

  • Tiger Football Beats West on Senior Night, Homecoming Game

    Tiger Football Beats West on Senior Night, Homecoming Game

    Sam Lance, Co-editor-in-chief

    October 18, 2018

    EHS football stumped Belleville West 37-6 on Friday to clinch a playoff spot for the eighth straight year. It was homecoming weekend and senior night for the Tigers, and emotions were running high early on. “We knew this was the most important game of our season especially for playoff seeding,”...

    Senior Kendall Abdur-Rahman runs the ball down the field.

    Mason Kane

  • XC Girls Take First at SWC, Boys Take Second

    XC Girls Take First at SWC, Boys Take Second

    Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

    October 18, 2018

    How many people can say they’ve beaten their opponent in a three-mile race by 49 seconds? After the Southwestern Conference Meet at Belleville West, junior Abby Korak can. Korak won first place individually with a time of 17:14:70, a new personal record. “It’s been just over a year since...

    Junior Abby Korak sprints down the last stretch of the course before crossing the finish line.

    Ryan Ash

  • EHS Cross Country Sweeps at Home

    EHS Cross Country Sweeps at Home

    Anna Farrar, News Editor

    September 20, 2018

    The seniors of the EHS cross country team were honored at their annual Senior Day on Saturday Sept. 15. About an hour later, they were presented with something else: a victory at their own Edwardsville Invitational. Seniors Roland Prenzler and Max Hartmann along with juniors Jack Pifer and Henry Gruben...

    Senior Roland Prenzler, juniors Henry Gruben, Alexander Valdez, Jack Pifer and freshman Wyatt Erber lead the race around a corner at the SIUE cross-country course.

    Ryan Ash

  • EHS Girls Tennis Loss Brings Team Together

    EHS Girls Tennis Loss Brings Team Together

    Loewy Noud, Staff Writer

    September 20, 2018

    The girls tennis team went 1-2 this weekend at the Lyon’s Invitational in Lyons, Ill. The invitational included Hinsdale Central, Neuqua Valley and Lyon’s Township. Edwardsville beat Lyon’s township in doubles 8-6, but fell short to Hinsdale Central in doubles at 5-8. Neuqua Valley also beat...

    Seniors Abby Cimarolli and Annie McGinnis walk off the court after a game.

    Marcia Williams

What the MLB Playoffs Need to be Perfect

October 14, 2018

The MLB Postseason is one of the best times of year. It’s short and sweet, but there are still many ways that the postseason can be improved. The...

Boys Soccer Prepares to Kick Off Post Season

Boys Soccer Prepares to Kick Off Post Season

October 12, 2018

The boys soccer team defeated Alton High 6-0 on Saturday. It was EHS’s senior night. Each senior member of the team played Saturday to commemorate...

Girls Tennis Causing a Racket

Girls Tennis Causing a Racket

October 12, 2018

Prior to this year the EHS girls tennis team has won six consecutive championships in the South Western Conference. Unfortunately, EHS and...

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