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The road to varsity

The road to varsity

Genevieve Haarlow, Contributor

March 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

As the winter season draws to a close, the sophomore basketball team has prepared itself to become varsity hopefuls. "[The most important part of preparing for varsity] is understanding how hard they need to practice all the time in order to be successful,” said Coach Ed Lynch, the sophomore baske...

Boys basketball defeats DGN on Senior Night

Boys basketball defeats DGN on Senior Night

Ali Ardehali and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The boys basketball team defeated conference rival Downers Grove North with a score of 59-57 on Friday, Feb. 16 at home in the main gym. It was Senior Night for the boys basketball team, the poms team, and the cheerleaders. The win put Central at a record of 8-16, while moving up to 4-7 in conference play. After a lo...

Varsity basketball teams host rival Lyons Township

Varsity basketball teams host rival Lyons Township

Ali Ardehali and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The varsity basketball teams, both boys and girls, hosted their main rival Lyons Township High School on Friday, Feb. 2, in the main gym. The girls lost their game by a score of 52-30, while the boys pulled out a 52-46 win. The Red Devils' fans came in all-white for the occasion, while the Lyons Township...

Boys basketball takes on York

Boys basketball takes on York

Kabir Sawlani and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The boys basketball team took on York High School on Friday, Jan. 12 at home. The team lost 53-49 in a hard-fought game. The Red Devils had a rough first quarter as they scored only one field goal, falling behind York with a score of 8-3 after the first quarter. The team improved in the second qu...

Girls basketball team prepares to take on LT

Girls basketball team prepares to take on LT

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

December 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The girls basketball team is playing against rival Lyons Township High School on Friday, Dec. 15 in La Grange. The team's record going into the game is 3-6, while Lyons Township's is 6-2. Lyons Township is riding a three-game win streak and is in third place in the West Suburban - Silver League Conf...

Special Olympics takes on Park Junior High

Special Olympics takes on Park Junior High

Lauren Wols, Ali Ardehali, Sports Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

December 9, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

On Monday, Dec. 5, the  Special Olympics Basketball Team hosted a game against the Park Junior High School Mighty Patriots in the Field House. The game resulted in a win for the Mighty Patriots by a score of 54-14. Every member of the Red Devil team got a chance to play, some with assistance from t...

Boys basketball team takes on District 86 rival

Boys basketball team takes on District 86 rival

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

December 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The boys basketball team traveled to Hinsdale South on Friday, Dec. 1 and lost 60-44. The game, for the most part, was closer than the final 16 point deficit. The team got off to a solid start and was leading for a large part of the first half. Through half time, the Devils were leading 24-21, a...

Boys’ Basketball loses back to back games on the road

Boys’ Basketball loses back to back games on the road

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

February 15, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The Boys' Basketball team lost two close games, first losing at Glenbard West 68-63 on Friday, Feb. 10, then losing at York, 47-46 on Saturday, Feb. 11. The games are Central's first conference losses of the season, meaning they will need to win their two upcoming games in order to win conference. In...

Boys’ Basketball beats Lyons Township

Boys’ Basketball beats Lyons Township

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

February 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The Boys' Basketball team beat rival Lyons Township 60-59 in the main gym on Friday, Feb. 3. This is the second time that Central beat Lyons Township, after beating them 52-47 earlier this season. This win now has Central on a five game winning streak, moving their record up to 13-7, while their co...

Girls’ basketball honors seniors and pursues postseason

Girls’ basketball honors seniors and pursues postseason

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief

February 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

On Jan. 31, the Girls’ Varsity basketball team celebrated their senior players at a home game against Glenbard West. The girls defeated GBW 40-35, making the night even more special for the players. Dan Jones, athletic director, recognized seniors Paige Bareck, guard, Riley Burr, forward, Gracie Ha...

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