NXR: Running The Extra Mile

NXR: Running The Extra Mile

Grace Moriarty & Sarah Pinkowski, Reporter

November 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This past Sunday a handful of York’s cross country runners ran the “extra mile” in the Nike Cross Regionals 5K in Terre Haute, Indiana. Runners from the boys and the girls cross country  team couldn’t say goodbye to the Prarie Path just yet, they voluntarily ran an extra week to prepare for th...

Lady Dukes Swim and Dive compete in the 2017 IHSA Sectional Meet

Lady Dukes Swim and Dive compete in the 2017 IHSA Sectional Meet

Isabel LoPiano, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday Nov. 11 2017, the Lady Dukes Swim and Dive Team competed in the 2017 IHSA Sectional Swim and Dive Meet. The sectional team is made up of swimmers and divers that are selected by head swim coach Jeff Skalon, assistant swim coaches Taylor Frank and Elizabeth Kornacker and head diving coach...

Senior wrestlers are ready to take down the 2017 through 2018 season

Senior wrestlers are ready to take down the 2017 through 2018 season

Annika Tourlas, Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After Halloween most look forward to the holiday season soon to come, but a select group of athletes are more focused on their sport than holiday festivities. They devote their life for the next four months to wrestling, a sport which demands their blood, sweat, and tears. Whether it is cutting weight...

Green goes for the gold: A cross country recap

Green goes for the gold: A cross country recap

Alex Gianneschi, Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

The 2017 boys cross country season is scheduled to end on Sat., Nov. 4 at the IHSA Silver Division State Championship at Detweiller Park in Peoria, IL. The team achieved great triumphs and pushed themselves forward to overcome losses and other setbacks, including injuries and sickness. The team was able...

Players look back on 2017 football season

Players look back on 2017 football season

Liv Adeszko, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At Downers Grove North High School Fri., Oct. 20, the York football team had their last game of the season. Although the game resulted in a loss, the players fought hard to win, especially the seniors knowing it was the last time they would take to the field as a Duke. Every Friday students would...

York Hockey ‘pinks the rink’ on spirit night

York Hockey ‘pinks the rink’ on spirit night

Murphy McFarlane, Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, York Hockey raised money for breast cancer research on their annual spirit night. The Dukes took on Loyola Academy, and although the scoreboard reflected defeat, the night ended in success. “The feel was very electric, and the stands were packed,” said senior Sam Gemini, forward. “It ...

Sports