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Boys’ lacrosse celebrates win on senior night

Boys’ lacrosse celebrates win on senior night

Shannon Ging, Sports Editor and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

On May 12, boys’ lacrosse celebrated senior night on Dickinson Field against St. Rita. The team won 7-4, and their record became 14-2. The game was special for the players because it served as a celebration of 14 graduating seniors and three graduating senior managers, all of whom are moving on...

Boys’ tennis places third at Deerfield Invite

Boys’ tennis places third at Deerfield Invite

Ali Ardehali and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

May 10, 2017


Filed under Boys' Tennis, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

The Hinsdale Central boys' tennis team placed third in the Deerfield Invite on Saturday, May 6 at Deerfield High School and Lake Forest High School. The team was missing junior Zack Elliott, their No.1 singles player, due to wrist tendonitis. At the invite, Central's third and fourth doubles...

Girls’ softball starts strong

Girls’ softball starts strong

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

April 17, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

A month into their season, Girls’ Varsity Softball is going strong with a winning record of 4-3. The team is constantly improving, and the players are focused on making their name known among opponents. ¨So far the season has gone pretty well, but we are definitely still getting a feel for ...

Boys’ Baseball begins season 5-1

Boys’ Baseball begins season 5-1

Ali Ardehali, Everett Eck, Copy Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring

Hinsdale Central's Boys' baseball team started the season 5-1 after losing their first game on Saturday, April 8 when they traveled to Wheaton North. Central has now matched last year's 5-1 start as they hope to continue their success throughout the rest of the season. Despite a 5-1 start, Central has...

Girls’ track places fifth at Conference

Girls’ track places fifth at Conference

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring, Track & Field

On March 17, Girls’ Track and Field competed at the West Suburban Conference invite hosted at York High School. This meet marks the middle of the season and one of the last indoor meets for the team, as after spring break the meets are held outdoors. “The season has been going really well. The ...

The rules of Rugby

The rules of Rugby

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

March 15, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Rugby, Sports, Spring, Top Stories, Video

Rugby is a relatively new sport at Central, the Boys' Rugby team is currently starting their second season and it's the first for the Girls'. So how is rugby played? The main focus of a team is to score more points than their opposing team which is done through scoring tries. A scoring try is successful...

Boys’ lacrosse gears up for season

Boys’ lacrosse gears up for season

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

Boys’ Lacrosse has officially started marking the beginning of the spring sports season. The varsity team is celebrating their second season recognized as a sport by the IHSA, and is led by captains Jake Simon, Colin Parker, John Kwasigrove, seniors, and Jack Cain, sophomore. The boys practice nightly on Dickinson...

Boys rugby kicks off their second season

Boys rugby kicks off their second season

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

March 12, 2017


Filed under Rugby, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

Boys Rugby is gearing up for their scrimmage on Sunday, March 12. This will be the first match of the 2017 season, the second season since the team was formed in 2016. Those left over from last year’s inaugural season have taken it upon themselves to keep the momentum going and solidify r...

Girls’ water polo starts season

Girls’ water polo starts season

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring, Top Stories, Water Polo

With the beginning of March comes the excitement of a whole new season of sports. Athletes on the girls’ water polo team began trying out on Feb. 27, but have been preparing during the offseason as well. “Our goal is to have the most fun season yet,” said Toni Strausser, senior. “The varsit...

Boys’ baseball hosts annual tryouts

Boys’ baseball hosts annual tryouts

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

March 7, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring

The boys' baseball team held their yearly tryouts which started on Monday, Feb. 27 and ended on Thursday, March 2 at the Diamond Edge Academy and the fieldhouse. Tryouts, which alternated between before school and after school, included different drills depending on each player's position. "In...

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