Modernistic trends hold strong in this year’s edition of NFL playoffs

Tyler Yakimisky, Co-Editor-in-chief

February 20, 2019

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  In recent years, the NFL playoffs have had a few common trends that have stirred up controversy while still remaining some of the most watched football games of the year. A few of these trends include missed calls by the ref...

Fast freshmen; underclassman contribute to team success

David Bernauer, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2019

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For years, the boys swim team has had success both as a team and with individual competitors making it as far as sectionals. With the addition of some fast freshmen, the team looked to make it further than sectionals this yea...

Girls basketball team shoots for solid season, success

Faith Fiorovante and Caleb Ngwangu

February 19, 2019

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Because the girls basketball team was made up mostly of underclassmen this season, the team worked on goals that would solidify team dynamics. “This year is different from previous years because we have a much younger team than in ye...

Student athletes touch on importance of state walks

Tyler Yakimisky, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 12, 2018

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  Senior Trevor Neumaier, Senior Isabel Alviar, Junior Mikayla Edquiban, and the entire boys cross country team are just the latest MHS athletes and teams to make it to state in their respective sports. Doing so warrants thei...

Fans bring Red Rage to ‘Pink Out’ game

Tyler Yakimisky and Madison Parola

November 5, 2018

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On Oct. 19, the football team took center stage against the Warren Blue Devils in what would be its final football game of the 2018 season. The game also served as Senior Night for the athletes playing their last game in Mustang...

Lady Mustangs play for a cure

Kylie Carrier, Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2018

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During the school’s event-filled Homecoming week, the varsity girls volleyball team also hosted its annual Breast Cancer Awareness Game on Oct. 4. Although Libertyville High School defeated MHS with a 26-24 score for the first...

Swim Captain brings team together in and outside of the pool

Ashley Cline, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2018

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  Pulling the team together, the captains prepare to lead a cheer with the swim team, a tradition before every meet begins. They stand together in the middle of a huddle of swimmers linked together, arms around each other's...

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