EHS Hosts Annual Tiger Classic

Emily Kloostra, Staff Writer

September 12, 2019

Searching for redemption after last year’s ninth place finish, the EHS girls volleyball team came in second out of 16 teams at the annual Tiger Classic. The team went 3-0 during pool play but fell in the finals to first time...

EHS Suffers Loss In First Home Game

Hannah Thompson, Staff Writer

September 12, 2019

Dressed head to toe in white-out clothes, hundreds of cheering students watched the EHS football team face off against a difficult opponent last Friday.  The Tigers suffered a 44-27 loss to the Christian Brothers College High...

Boys Soccer Takes Second In Metro Cup

Jack Pifer, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

The EHS boys soccer team won its final game of the Metro Cup on Aug. 31. The 2-1 win against Marion puts the Tigers at 2-1 for the season. That game also marked coach Mark Heiderscheid’s 300th win. “Part of me is also...

Girls Tennis Places 10th At Invitational

Jack Barker, Sports Editor

September 5, 2019

The EHS girls tennis team began its season this past weekend in Winnetka at the New Trier invitational. Although it may be a new season, the expectations will remain high, just as they’ve been in previous years. On Friday,...

EHS Boys Golf Warren Invitational: Moore Aims High

Lauren Johnson, Views Editor

August 30, 2019

EHS boys golf left for Gurnee, IL, last Saturday with knowledge of who they were up against—though junior Hayden Moore rose to the occasion.  With a score of 78, Moore tied for second place at the Bittersweet Golf Club ...

EHS Hosts Black and Orange Scrimmage

Jack Barker, Sports Editor

August 29, 2019

As temperatures begin to cool, the sun begins to set sooner, and those Friday night lights begin to turn on, it means one thing: football season. The Tigers hosted their annual Black and Orange Scrimmage on Aug. 23, which displays...

Early College Commits: What’s Next?

Hannah Thompson, Staff Writer

August 22, 2019

Senior year comes with an immediate college checklist: visits, applications and major decisions.  However, this checklist is completed before senior year even begins for the athletes who have already committed to continuing their...

EHS Girls Golf Places Second at Alton Kick-Off

Taylor Meek, A&E Editor

August 22, 2019

Edwardsville girls golf team took second place in a six-team event Saturday August 17 at Rolling Hills Golf Course in Godfrey, IL. According to The Intelligencer, Edwardsville’s “top pair,” senior Grace Daech and junior...

Maximum Security Disqualified at Kentucky Derby

Anna Farrar, News Editor

May 10, 2019

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

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

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...