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New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

Team poses after qualifying for State.

Cheer makes history qualifying for State finals

Grace Yoon, Editor in Chief
April 14, 2021

This year was the first year in IHSA history New Trier’s Cheerleading team qualified for State finals.  On March 11, the team submitted their pre-recorded routine and ended in 20th place. Head...

Ben Glick, Caden Greco, and Declan Smith prepare for upcoming podcast over Zoom

Two freshmen hit home run with new baseball-themed podcast

Ana Torresarpi, Managing Editor
April 13, 2021

  On March 9, the Cubs took a 9-8 victory over the A’s during a spring training game. As usual, the fans at Sloan stadium cheered while they watched their favorite team win. As usual, Jon Sciambi,...

 New Trier celebrates in the end zone after a touchdown in a 28-7 win against Glenbrook South

Trevs dominate Glenbrook South in season opener

Joey Murray, Sports Editor
March 28, 2021

On March 19, New Trier’s varsity football team beat Glenbrook South 28-7 in the first home game that the team has played since the fall of 2019.  Head coach Brian Doll,  was pleased with the team’s...

Team finishes first in the CSL South Conference Tournament, winning majority of its matches in both singles and doubles categories

Badminton maintains bond during pandemic

Nora Pu
March 25, 2021

The badminton season was moved to winter from spring, which made the season longer than usual. Playing an average 2 matches in a week instead of the 3 matches typically in a non-pandemic season, the team...

On stage, cameraman Guy Rhodes navigates through a dance choreographed by senior Madeline Brown offering viewers an up-close perspective unique to that of a typical dance performance.

Lights! Camera! Kinesis!

Lucas Eisen, Opinions Editor
March 19, 2021

Under normal circumstances, Kinesis would hold a large live performance with a large audience. However, this year, the group was only allowed to have a condensed performance with about 20 guests. So, to...

Design for the new Gates Gym

New Trier to rebuild the athletic wing

Joey Murray, Sports Editor
March 16, 2021

In Dec. 2021, New Trier will begin the new construction of the athletic wing at the  Winnetka campus. Facilities being rebuilt include the Gates Gym, the field house, and the weight room. The...

David Davidkov in his commitment post for University of Iowa

Davidkov gets early jump on collegiate football career

Brooks Herb, Sports Editor
March 8, 2021

  On Jan. 25, former senior David Davidkov graduated from New Trier a semester early and enrolled at the University of Iowa, to get a head start on his football career.  The decision to graduate...

The team defeats Evanston in a socially distanced match and won traveling trophy —The Pin — back.

Girls bowling gets the Pin back in match against Evanston

Nora Pu
March 6, 2021

On Feb. 8, the girls bowling team took home the infamous Pin that is passed back and forth with their rival Evanston.  The Pin is a traveling trophy between each team that is awarded to the winner...

Socially-distanced, the 6 bowlers involved in breaking the record strike a pose. From left: senior Max Blake, senior Nick Henner, senior Matt Booden, senior Sam Wolf, senior David Gormanous, and senior Jack Eadie

Boys bowling breaks school record

Lucas Eisen, Opinions Editor
March 2, 2021

On Feb. 12, the boys on the varsity bowling team bowled a 1408 match, breaking a school record. The record that was broken is a cumulative value of the scores of 6 players, and the previous record stood...

Peter Kanellos dribbles up court in the teams first game, and win, of the season against Maine West on Feb. 6 in Gates Gym

Online ovations for winter sports

Ana Torresarpi, Managing Editor
February 25, 2021

With winter sports finally making a comeback after months of being pushed back due to IHSA guidelines, competitions and games are going to have a new look for fans who want to attend. “There are...

Girls gymnastics team celebrates the resumption of the sports season

Coaches, athletes acclimate to safety precautions as winter season resumes

Joey Murray, Sports Editor
February 24, 2021

Winter sports have resumed in-person practices and competitions, but COVID risk levels dictate how much contact a sport can have during practices and competitions. Varsity girl’s gymnastics head...

A group of socially distanced, water polo players line up to shoot against a goalie at a recent practice

Going the distance: Club teams adapt under COVID

Lucas Eisen, Opinions Editor
February 16, 2021

When COVID hit last March, high school athletic organizations, like many other institutions, were not prepared to handle the pandemic. They didn’t know how to ensure a child's safety while maintaining...

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