IHSA introduces new pitch limit rule

Lindsey Masterman, Executive Lifestyle Editor

April 21, 2017

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Despite feelings of irritation in his arm his sophomore year, junior Brian McDevitt fought through the discomfort to prove himself worthy for the varsity team. He did not know that the irritation was really the beginning of... Read more »

Juniors earn international victory

Derek Blunt, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017

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As the American flag rose above their heads, juniors Liza Birnbaum and Sarah Noonan stood, proudly adorned with gold medals, in Zagreb, Croatia at their first international synchronized skating competition, the Zagreb Snowf... Read more »

Senior surpasses her competition

Brandon Mankoff, Sports Editor

April 21, 2017

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Not only does senior HannahRae Wilson hold two all-time Glenbrook North girls records in track and field, but she has also placed first in every indoor track meet this season in sprints. Rob Berg, girls track and field assistant... Read more »

Girls tennis coach wins national award

Joey Harris, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017

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The National Federation of State High School Association’s award for The National High School Girls Tennis Coach of the Year for 2016 was awarded to Peggy Holecek, girls tennis head coach. Holecek is one of two coaches in distr... Read more »

Glenbrook Girls Hockey team wins state title

Robbie Fraser and Maggie Li, Sports Editor and Features Editor

April 21, 2017

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As the clock ticked down to zero, hockey gloves flew in the air, and sticks clattered to the ice. The United Center horn blasted throughout the arena and was met by the cheers of Glenbrook fans and players, who celebrated a... Read more »

Water polo rebuilds team

Lucia Bosacoma, Opinions Editor

March 3, 2017

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When Mark Rebora, boys water polo head coach, first began coaching at Glenbrook North 14 years ago, he had a maximum of 10 boys on his varsity team. Today, Rebora has plenty of boys in the water polo program, enough to lose ... Read more »

Freshman runs for record books

Evan Goldberg, Sports Editor

March 3, 2017

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Not even temperatures below 10 degrees and mounds of snow on the ground could keep freshman Maya Epstein from doing what she loves: running. Epstein said she began to run in third grade when she was influenced by her older brot... Read more »

Who knows her better?

Robbie Fraser, Sports Editor

March 3, 2017

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State qualifiers return for upcoming season

Hailey Koretz, Executive Sports Editor

March 3, 2017

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After both coming in second place at sectionals in the singles bracket and qualifying for the state tournament, senior Jiayi Huang has one main goal as her last badminton season approaches: to have fun. “Of course I want to pe... Read more »

Sole senior on varsity swim team boosts work ethic, morale

Hope Mailing, Sports Editor

February 3, 2017

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As current senior Alec Leven approached the block at the 2016 IHSA Boys Swimming and Diving Sectionals last season, he was wary of how much his recent practices would benefit this race. During the last few weeks of his jun... Read more »

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