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NU basketball makes history

Jack Sobele

March 21, 2017

Filed under Sports

A roar went up in the crowd when the ref signaled Northwestern ball. Out of bounds on Michigan, with 1.7 seconds to play. Senior Forward Nathan Taphorn hurled a hail mary full court pass (and word on the street is the local pro ...

PESO basketball game unites school

Mimi Cassato

March 9, 2017

Filed under Sports

On Friday, Mar. 3, during periods five and six, eight senior PESO players had their annual basketball game against Lake Forest. The PESO (Physical Education Special Opportunities) gym class works with students with special need...

NT gives Evanston their best shot

Charlie Burton

February 10, 2017

Filed under Sports

In their second meeting of the season, New Trier Girls Basketball lost on the road to No. 7 ranked Evanston 50-44. The Trevians fell behind early in the first quarter to the Wildkits and despite some signs of hope they were...

French successfully balances three varsity sports

Tia Rotolo, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2016

Filed under Featured Sports Page Carousel, Sports

Jack French is one of those rare three sport athletes, and he’s doing it all while balancing junior year. Sports have always come naturally to French. “I’ve been playing baseball and basketball my whole life,” he sai...

Boehm to play in McDonald’s All-American Game

Josh Klein, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2016

Filed under Featured Sports Page Carousel, Sports

Senior New Trier girls basketball player Jeannie Boehm was one of 24 student athletes invited to play in the McDonald’s High School All American Game. Boehm, a 6-foot-3 forward, has been receiving national media attention...

The fight to be the worst of the worst

Charlie Burton, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016

Filed under Sports

“Tanking” is a team’s intent to deliberately play poorly. Despite being rare, controversies regarding professional sports teams “tanking” have risen over that past few months. One of the most frequently accused leagues...

Fierce competition found on Night League courts

Max Minogue, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016

Filed under Sports

With Night League underway, extracurricular athletes are once again proving themselves and their teams on the courts. And despite the friendly intramural label, the games are as competitive as ever. Most of those who play Night...

Night league playoffs

Kate Eberle

February 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

It's that time of the year again: Night League playoffs. New Trier’s Wednesday night intramural basketball league has entered its final stretch. As postseason play begins, some players reinforced the idea that Night League is...

Night League Preview

Night League Preview

December 19, 2014

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