Boys’ basketball riding momentum into playoffs

Boys’ basketball riding momentum into playoffs

Liam Jones and Jeff Lauer, Editor
March 3, 2014 • 538 views
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After capturing back to back West Suburban Conference Championships for the first time in over a decade, the Red Devils boy’s basketball team continued... Read more »

Boys’ basketball beats York to secure chance at conference title

Boys’ basketball beats York to secure chance at conference title

Danah Atassi and Kate Lee, Editor
February 19, 2014 • 376 views
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Central defeated the Dukes of York High School at 50- 47 Tuesday, putting the boys' basketball team in a position to win the West Suburban conference title. The game started quickly as the Red Devils racked up several shots before York caught up, giving Hinsdale Central a head start that would later... Read more »

Central vs. South girls’ bowling: Not your average rivalry

Central vs. South girls’ bowling: Not your average rivalry

Katherine Kiang and Jeff Lauer, Editor
February 12, 2014 • 449 views
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As senior Zoe Wong’s bowling ball knocks down the pins at the end of the lane, she turns around to a loud chorus of cheers. However, these cheers aren’t just coming from Central bowlers. They are also coming from bowlers on the Hinsdale South team. “We had a joint pasta party on the Friday before... Read more »

Boys’ swimming takes conference title

Boys’ swimming takes conference title

Daniel Holland and Kate Lee, Editor
February 10, 2014 • 682 views
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The boys’ swimming team took first place in conference this past weekend. Along with the 100 butterfly, Central took first place in the 200 medley relay, 200 freestyle relay, and the 400 relay, among other events. “The guys at conference had some incredible swims on all levels. Watching the swims... Read more »

Wassel and Venckus dive in different ends of the pool

Wassel and Venckus dive in different ends of the pool

Cole Meyer and Kate Lee, Editor
February 6, 2014 • 524 views
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When watching seniors George Wassel and Rokas Venckus at Central’s Swim and Dive duel meet against York, it becomes immediately clear that the two represent two different types of divers. On the board, Venckus stands with rigid poise and a blank expression, while Wassel... Read more »

Central defeats OPRF in close game

Central defeats OPRF in close game

Anna Konstant, Writer
February 2, 2014 • 546 views
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Central beat Oak Park River Forest 57- 53 in the final game of the Pack the Place week. The game started off slowly. OPRF had a hard time taking shots because of the tight defense Central maintained. The game picked up in the first quarter after Matt Rafferty, junior, made the stand-out play of the... Read more »

Boys’ basketball defeats LT

Boys’ basketball defeats LT

Anna Konstant, Writer
January 19, 2014 • 636 views
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“You can’t read,” and “Yes we can,” are just some of the chants that the enthusiastic fans were shouting. Parents, teachers, students, and middle school students supported Hinsdale Central against Lyons Township, during the Boys’ Basketball game. The heated rivalry continued after the game... Read more »

Girls’ basketball loses in close match to LT

Girls’ basketball loses in close match to LT

Anna Konstant, Writer
December 11, 2013 • 517 views
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Central lost to Lyons Township High School in the last quarter of the game 63-67. The Devils maintained a strong lead in the first half of the game. They scored their first two points in only a few seconds of the game. Throughout the entire first quarter of the game there were aggressive, physical... Read more »

Boy’s basketball finishes Thanksgiving tournament 3-1

Boy’s basketball finishes Thanksgiving tournament 3-1

Liam Jones, Writer
December 6, 2013 • 262 views
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Led by tournament MVP Matt Rafferty, junior, the Red Devils boys’ basketball team finished their season opening tournament with a 3-1 record. On opening night, despite many clutch shots from Chase Hamilton, senior, and Thomas Ives, junior, Central lost a double overtime nailbiter 65-63 to cross... Read more »

Boy’s cross country headed to nationals

Boy’s cross country headed to nationals

Liam Jones, writer
December 2, 2013 • 590 views
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Following a third place finish at the Midwest Regional, the Hinsdale Central Boy’s cross country team grabbed an at large bid to the Nike Cross Nationals event and is headed to Portland, Oregon on Saturday, Dec. 7. This bid is on top of an already successful season. The Devils took home their... Read more »