Maximum Security Disqualified at Kentucky Derby

Anna Farrar, News Editor

May 10, 2019

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For the second time in history, the first horse to cross the finish of the Kentucky Derby has been disqualified. Maximum Security’s disqualification enabled initial-second place Country House to be crowned 145th winner of t...

Baseball Clinches Tournament Win

Kate Lickert, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

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The Tigers swept the Tiger Classic Tournament on Saturday, shutting out Highland 6-0 and Chatham Glenwood 4-3. The Tigers opened the tournament Friday with a 1-0 win over Teutopolis. On Saturday against the Bulldogs, the...

Athletic Department Purchase Agreement Set to Provide Discounts, College Campus Feel

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2019

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EHS Athletic Director Alexander Fox stood just inside the main door just last week, a lot higher than he already is. Standing on a ladder, he put up two Under Armour posters on the windows looking out to circle drive. This is...

Ranking the Power Five Conferences: How Have They Stacked Up in March?

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2019

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The first week of March Madness has come and gone, and the Sweet 16 is set. But which power five conference has done the most damage so far? ACC Overall Tournament Record: 11-2 Teams in Sweet 16: Florida State, Virginia, Duke, Nort...

SWC Boasts Two State Title Winners

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

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The Southwestern basketball conference contains only seven teams, and two came out of Saturday’s IHSA basketball state playoffs as state champions. Belleville West repeated its 4A state championship, and East St. Louis won in 3A....

Senior Basketball Player Places Fifth at State

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

March 21, 2019

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Senior Jackson Weller earned fifth place in the IHSA 4A Three-Point Shootout State Competition on March 14 in Carver Arena in Peoria. To advance to the state finals, Jackson won both the regional competition in Collinsville...

Softball Prepares for Season Opener

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

March 14, 2019

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Following the leads of greats like Missouri S&T commit Anna Burke and strikeout-pitcher Jordyn Hendricks, the Tiger softball team has big cleats to fill. The team graduated nine seniors last year, including both of its...

Blues Gain Late Season Momentum

Molly Farrar, A&E Editor

March 14, 2019

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The fans of the St. Louis Blues are unwavering ones. Through losses and successful seasons that seem to ultimately lead nowhere, they are still cheering in the Enterprise Center. Junior Colin Salter, a hockey player at EHS,...

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