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Style Watch: Malik Carlvin

Kayla Fink, Features Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Features

When you’re an avid fan of the game Kingdom Hearts, dressing like Sora (protagonist of Kingdom Hearts), isn’t an unusual thing to do. Malik Carlvin, senior at Joliet West, has been obsessed with the game for years. After being...

Spring Preview: Boys Tennis

Ricky Diaz, contributing sports editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

Expectations are high for the boys tennis team this year according to Coach Gillman. Each member was expected to work on skills and stay conditioned during the offseason to contribute to the team. Everyone should be ready to work...

Spring Preview: Baseball

Ricky Diaz, contributing sports editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

As the new head coach of the Tigers baseball team, Coach Karczewski says that everything will be new this year from management to uniforms and the field. After the summer workouts expectations are high. How high you may ask? Think...

Spring Preview: Boys Volleyball

Ricky Diaz, contributing sports editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

Some new things are coming to boys volleyball this spring. Coach Herrmann plans to have all levels practice together in hopes of teaching the intangibles. The younger players will learn things such as respect and 100% commitment...

Spring Preview: Badminton

Dave Talarico, Sports Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

The Joliet West badminton team is the newest addition to our athletic program and they are ready to fight. Coach Marek is leading the Tigers in their first season and she is looking for a team that is ready to compete right at...

Spring Preview: Boys Track

Dave Talarico, Sports Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

As in every sport, track lost a couple of keys players for the upcoming season. Coach Aubrey is looking to start competing for a conference championship and is looking for an overall improvement from all of his returning players....

Spring Preview: Girls Soccer

Dave Talarico, Sports Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

There are high hopes for the 2011-2012 Varsity Girls Soccer season. With returning starters: Morgan and Marissa Graves, Jackie Wysocki, Taylor Adler, Riviera McCollum, Kristin Plyer, and Krista Mehrl, the team has more than enough...

Spring Preview: Softball

Dave Talarico, Sports Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

The softball team is going to be young and promising for the upcoming season. Coach Suca realizes that her team is going to be a mix of all classes and is looking to make them into a competitive team with the help of the returning...

Youth Baseball Winter Camp

Sarah Volante, Copy Editor

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

For the past three years, the Joliet West athletic department has hosted a children’s baseball camp. It has previously been a successful program. This year is no exception with the enrollment of 225 kids. Over $10,000 has...

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