Spartans Surpassing Expectations

February 2, 2018

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Enthusiasm, unity motivate gymnastics team

Joey Harris and Lindsey Masterman, Page Editor and Editor-at-Large

February 2, 2018

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After taking a two-year hiatus from gymnastics, sophomore Lucie Abbott attended her friend’s conference meet. Watching the gymnasts cheer each other on made Abbott miss being on the floor. She decided she would join the team the next year, but because she is a diver, her season ove...

Basketball manager brings passion to team

Evan Goldberg, Sports Editor

February 2, 2018

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In the past three years, the joint-longest serving member of the boys varsity basketball team has never logged a single minute of playing time, but junior Danny Brodson has been helping the team in a different way as the team manager. “I don’t consider myself a player,” said Brodson. “I never wanted to pl...

Sole boys diver jumps into new season

Derek Blunt, Sports Editor

December 8, 2017

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Gaping at the scoreboard during one of junior Ryan Cohn’s last dives of the 2016-2017 Glenbrook North Sectional meet, Jessica Roby, boys diving head coach, realized that Cohn had a chance to beat the GBN diving record for an 1...

Graduate exhibits unwavering support for Spartan athletes

Robbie Fraser, Executive Sports Editor

December 8, 2017

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The first person to arrive and the last to leave the girls swim team’s conference meet on Nov. 4 was not one of the swimmers or coaches. It was alumnus James Williams (‘10), according to Robin Walker, girls swimming and diving h...

Cheerleader helps lift team to seventh place finish at worlds

Olga Archakov, Editor-at-Large

December 8, 2017

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Blinding lights shined down on the cheerleaders as the blaring music played. On the floor, the athletes flew through the air, timing their tumbling to the music. Spectators hollered and cheered as they watched junior Lindse...

How to hit a slap shot

Jackson Weil, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

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Bowling hopes for history-making year

Lindsey Masterman and Danny Ogranovich, Executive Editor-at-Large and Page Editor

November 3, 2017

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People hang from ladders behind the bowlers. Spectators peer through their binoculars as the athletes prepare to throw. Dozens of screaming parents and fans roar enthusiastically as the bowlers stare down a set of 10 pins. Accordi...

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