SWC Boasts Two State Title Winners

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

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

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

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

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,...

The Decline of NFL: Why it’s Happening, and Why We Should Care

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2019

It’s 2013. Your typical American family wakes up on a beautiful Sunday morning. After a long weekend the family gathers in the living room and turns on the TV to the football game. And why not? The NFL is a sturdy organization...

Senior Look to Propel EHS Baseball’s Campaign

Sam Lance, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2019

Two years ago the EHS baseball team found themselves at Joliet Route 66 stadium, competing for a state title. And this year, they hope to return. “We are trying to take home that ring,” senior outfielder Aaron Young sa...

Rams and Patriots Face Off in Super Bowl

Molly Farrar, A&E Editor

February 4, 2019

The first Sunday in February is always a good one. Accompanying the biggest football game of the year is wings, witty commercials, a explosive halftime show and more great food. This year for Super Bowl LIII, the New England Patr...

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