Gender Reveals Should be Fun, not Dangerous

Katelyn Harris, Staff Writer

March 26, 2020

A piece of cake with blue or pink dye, balloons filled with little pieces of blue or pink paper: this is what gender reveal parties are supposed to look like.  Gender reveals have been around for a long time but have gotten ...

Boys Tennis Hopes to Return

Jack Pifer, Views Editor

March 20, 2020

With winter training under their belts and the first matches to be played on March 14, the Edwardsville boys tennis team was in a building year. Little did they know their season would be quite the opposite; destroyed. No...

Girls Track Perseveres Through Uncertain Season

Emily Kloostra, Staff Writer

March 20, 2020

After being forced to stop running in the middle of the indoor season, the girls track team is eager to compete in potential outdoor races. “I only got to go to one of the meets,” senior Eloise Allen said, “but indoor...

Dance Team Creates Memories in Florida

Emily Kloostra, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

From creating closer connections to dancing with a different organization than usual, this season was one of growth for the EHS dance team. “This is the closest I’ve ever been with a team,” senior Emma Vuagniaux said,...

O’Fallon Abruptly Ends Edwardsville Season

Jack Pifer, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

After opening up the postseason as the top seed, a loss to O’Fallon at the sectional championships was unexpected for the Edwardsville girls basketball team. The game looked as if it was won with a double-digit lead coming...

New Bowling Coach Settles In

February 6, 2020

Through a tumultuous season starting with the graduation of key players and a coaching change, the girls bowling team created strong bonds. “Bowling is actually a really frustrating thing to do,” sophomore Charlotte Hayes...

IHSA Bowling Sectionals Finish Off Seniors’ Career

Hannah Thompson, Staff Writer

January 30, 2020

Two members of the EHS boys bowling team entered the packed Camelot Bowling alley in Collinsville on Saturday Jan. 25 to compete in the IHSA bowling sectionals. Seniors Eian Sims and Michael Jenkins approached the event with...

Cardinals Offseason Disappoints so Far

Jack Barker, Sports Editor

January 23, 2020

As the final out of the NLCS was recorded nearly three months ago, the Cardinals have remained relatively stagnate in their offseason hunt. A 91-71 finish paired with a trip to a series that left the Cardinals a mere four gam...

Behind-the-Scene Supporters: Stat Girls

Katelyn Harris, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

Behind the scenes of every wrestling match are stat girls working hard to keep scores and take videos. Junior Holly Williams, who is going on her second year of being a stat girl said her and seven other girls work together...

EHS Dance Team Finds Success in Postseason Competition

Jack Pifer, Views Editor

January 23, 2020

After performing for both the IDTA and IHSA on Jan. 18 the Dance team is bound for the IHSA sectional competition and IDTA state competition. Preparation for the season starts in June according to senior Emma Vuagniaux. Training...

Swim Falls Short at Iron Invite

Jack Barker, Sports Editor

January 16, 2020

After three straight years of placing first at the Iron Invite meet, EHS placed second on Jan. 11. Edwardsville fell short of first with 337 points while Normal West, the winner of the meet finished with 352.5 points. Although ...

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