Come sail away

Come sail away

Liam Jones and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
October 2, 2014 • 173 views
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

When Delaney Mahon, senior, mentions that she is part of the sailing club, most people respond in a surprising manner, saying “we have a sailing team?” While most people are unaware, Hinsdale Central does in fact have a sailing club. The Red Devils, along with Walter... Read more »

Mr. Hartman makes a splash as new head football coach

Mr. Hartman makes a splash as new head football coach

Brianna Ary and Christi Carras, Editor
September 28, 2014 • 257 views
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The student body cheers from the sidelines as Central runs in one more touchdown. The score is 42-14 against Proviso West. The whistle blows, signaling the end of the game and yet another win in the pocket of the football team and new Head Coach Dan Hartman. Hartman’s impact at Central hasn’t... Read more »

“Slow and steady” wins in girls’ tennis

“Slow and steady” wins in girls’ tennis

Andrew Coyner and Christi Carras, Editor
September 24, 2014 • 308 views
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The girls’ varsity tennis team, the second place finisher in 2012 and the state champion in 2013, is gunning for a repeat this year with an experienced group of sophomores, juniors, and seniors. A difficult schedule to start the season along with the absence of some of the team’s top players led... Read more »

Boys’ soccer expects nothing short of State Championship

Boys’ soccer expects nothing short of State Championship

Michael Claussen and Christi Carras, Editor
September 17, 2014 • 244 views
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The boys’ soccer team has only one expectation for this season: winning the State Championship. In the 2013 season, the Red Devils accomplished an undefeated regular season, but were bested by Lyons Township in the state playoffs. Senior captain Evan Floersch and the rest of the varsity team still... Read more »

Devils looking to rebound from tough loss

Devils looking to rebound from tough loss

Daniel Holland and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 11, 2014 • 435 views
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On Aug. 29, with nine minutes left in the first quarter, and the scoreboard reading 0-0, Bolingbrook lined up for a punt on their own 25 yard line. As the ball was snapped, defensive end Dane Miller, senior, rushed the punter, deflecting the ball into the hands of safety Andrew Davis, who ran the ball... Read more »

Track sprinting with senior Derrick Roberts

May 23, 2014 • 684 views
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Varsity softball beats LT on senior night

Varsity softball beats LT on senior night

Christi Carras and Kate Lee, Editor
May 21, 2014 • 570 views
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  On Tuesday, May 20, the girls’ varsity softball team beat Lyons Township, 8-7, in a close game on their senior night. Both teams came out swinging in the first inning, setting the tone for a well-played game. During... Read more »

Botsoe holds bright future despite injury

Botsoe holds bright future despite injury

Liam Jones and Christi Carras, Editor
May 13, 2014 • 1,183 views
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Junior center fielder Chris Botsoe had his eye pushed back into his head. His nose was shattered and he had broken bones in his cheek. There was a... Read more »

Gutman’s soccer expertise lands him spots on Chicago Fire Reserve, Indiana University

Gutman’s soccer expertise lands him spots on Chicago Fire Reserve, Indiana University

Daniel Holland and Christi Carras, Editor
May 12, 2014 • 1,031 views
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Andrew Gutman, junior, was standing on the sidelines of a soccer field, waiting for a game to begin against the Rochester Rhinos. The referee blew the starting whistle, and Gutman began to trot onto the turf, playing as a member of the Chicago... Read more »

Baseball splits double header with OPRF

Baseball splits double header with OPRF

Liam Jones and Christi Carras, Editor
May 12, 2014 • 1,046 views
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It was a tale of two games for the Hinsdale Central varsity baseball team on Saturday. In the first contest of the doubleheader, the Devils’ bats struggled as they fell to Oak Park River Forest, 2-1. Central’s lone run came in the first inning as they found themselves with the bases loaded and... Read more »