News brief: New coaches to lead track, basketball

Camden Coleman, Writer

September 21, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

This Tuesday, Tim Bicknell introduced two new head coaches to Uni High. Former track coach Sarah Walker resigned from her position last year and will be replaced by Dean Kamps, who is currently a 7th grade teacher at Edison M...

Turtles vans are lost, but not forgotten

Paul D'Angelo, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Uni students are no longer allowed to ride the turtle vans, or any vehicle shared through the University of Illinois Carpool System. Edit: It has come to our attention that although Uni students aren't allowed to ride in Tur...

University’s war chant removed from games

Camden Coleman, Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On Aug. 28, the University of Illinois publicly announced that the war chant would no longer be played at University of Illinois sporting events. The decision was made at the end of last year’s football season, but was not ma...

News brief: Sports and Athletics

Alex Dolcos, Ahmad Bobat, Michelle Kim, Paul D'Angelo, Raymond Jones, Reed Phillips, and Shreya Gargya

September 6, 2017

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Boy’s Soccer Preview: Alex Dolcos Coach: Phil Anders Last year: 18-3 overall; 4th place IHSA 1a state Top returners: Omeed Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Rahi Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Noah Blue, Sr ; Paul D’Angelo, Sr ; Jan Ondrej...

Illinois Marathon 5k leaves positive reactions

Saahithi Maturi

May 12, 2017

Filed under Sports

On April 21st, Uni students ran the Illinois Marathon 5k in place of the Not Your Average Joe 5k. This change was due to financial reasons. “Human Kinetics… always sponsored 5k and they informed… that because of cutba...

Tennis preview article

March 29, 2017

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The tennis team is sure to cause a racket this season. This year, IHSA changed the playing division into 1A and 2A from a single class, so Uni will no longer be playing against bigger schools. Sophomore Sam Li looks forward to this chang...

Basketball season preview

Saahithi Maturi, Writer

November 30, 2015

Filed under Features, News, Sports

Basketball season is back with skilled players both new and old. With strong teams, the boys and girls  hope to go far. “Even in the past few days we’ve improved a lot, we still have a lot of improvement to go before like w...