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Football team captures Oaken Bucket for 11th consecutive year

Football team captures Oaken Bucket for 11th consecutive year

Kabir Sawlani, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2017


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports, Top Stories

The football team retained the Oaken Bucket once again on Saturday, Sept. 16 after a 33-3 blowout victory against Downers Grove North (2-2) on Dickinson Field. The Red Devils have played Downers Grove North every season for the “Old Oaken Bucket” since 1935. The team has defeated Downers...

Football team defeats Willowbrook High School

Football team defeats Willowbrook High School

Kabir Sawlani, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2017


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports, Top Stories

Friday night lights are back in Hinsdale for the 2017 season after the football team came out victorious on Sept. 2 against Willowbrook High School on Salute to Service night. Jump started by an onside kick, Willowbrook was able to get on the scoreboard first after a seven-play drive. ...

Boys football takes on top-ranked Cincinnati team

Boys football takes on top-ranked Cincinnati team

Kabir Sawlani, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

August 31, 2017


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports, Top Stories

The football team traveled to Cincinnati, Ohio on Aug. 25 to face off against the No. 10 nationally-ranked St. Xavier High School. The team lost 43-14 against the defending Ohio Division I state champions. The drive to Cincinnati included a weekend stay for the team.  “We were randomly given roommates, so that made it possibl...

Boys’ football hosts annual Red-White Scrimmage

Boys’ football hosts annual Red-White Scrimmage

Ali Ardehali and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

August 22, 2017


Filed under Fall, Football, News, Sports, Top Stories

The boys' football team once again participated in the Red-White Scrimmage on Friday, Aug. 18 on Dickinson Field. The scrimmage, which took place at 7:30 p.m., was the first opportunity of the year for fans to watch the team. The scrimmage has been a tradition since the 2008-2009 school year. Since it's a scrimmage, it does not have any ...

Teams get creative for off season workouts

Teams get creative for off season workouts

Ali Ardehali, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Fall, Football, Sports, Spring, Winter

Although sports are usually one season long, in reality training is a full year activity. Most of the physical preparation comes from off season training, especially for football, baseball, and basketball. As expected, football has tough off season training. The players are involved in a program...

HC Football Clinches Conference Championship in Victory Over OPRF

HC Football Clinches Conference Championship in Victory Over OPRF

Emmett Grundberg, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2016


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

Red Devil Football Defeats OPRF to Secure Conference Championship On Friday, Oct. 21 Hinsdale Central defeated OPRF 21-12 to seal its first conference championship and undefeated season since 2004. Luke Skokna, sophomore, scored the first two touchdowns for Central. Quarterback Josh Bean sealed th...

Red Devils defeat Lyons Township in tense rivalry matchup

Red Devils defeat Lyons Township in tense rivalry matchup

Emmett Grundberg, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Shannon Ging, Sports Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports, Top Stories

On Friday, Oct. 7 Central Football defeated Lyons Township 28-21 at LT. Backed by a record high student fan section in both energy and numbers, the Red Devils remain undefeated and ranked 9th in the state. Although the game was a strong team effort, Josh Bean, quarterback, remains the star of the show...

Football sustains perfect record in victory over Glenbard West

Football sustains perfect record in victory over Glenbard West

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2016


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports, Top Stories

On Saturday, Oct. 1, the Red Devil football team defeated conference rival Glenbard West for the first time since 2006. Central is now tied for the West Suburban Conference title with an undefeated record of 6-0 matched by Lyons Township and Oak Park River Forest high schools. The matchup was hig...

Seniors Win Powderpuff Football Game 40-20

Seniors Win Powderpuff Football Game 40-20

Ali Ardehali, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2016


Filed under Fall, Football, Sports

The annual Powderpuff Football game took place on Sept. 26 on Dickinson Field where two teams, composed entirely of juniors and seniors, competed against each other. This year’s matchup resulted in a 40-20 senior win. The main goal of the competition, however, was not just winning.  ...

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