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The news site of Glenbrook South High School.

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The news site of Glenbrook South High School.

The Oracle

Friendship & Field Hockey

Fiona Clements, guest columnist
February 17, 2023

I began my field hockey journey at South in July 2019 for a pre-tryout summer camp. I had looked forward to this day for so long, but I was terrified. I had no idea what the skill level of all the other...

Spirit sparks big wins

Emily Pavlik, co-editor-in-chief
November 10, 2022

Football players lined the field as they tookon Homewood-Flossmoor High School for their first playoff game on Oct. 28. As the scoreboard counted down to the end of the third quarter,senior running back...

Fall sports preview

Fall sports preview

Madeline Hussey, co-sports editor
September 30, 2022

Tennis Sophomore Sarina Harjani started her varsity tennis season strong, maintaining a winning streak for her first few doubles matches.  “In our [first two] dual matches, we won both [of] them,”...

Twins Take Down

There was only five minutes left on the clock. Eva and Sanne Van der Goes, senior varsity field hockey captains, are neck and neck with their opponents during a game at sectionals. The chance to play at...

Fockey finishes their season at state

Fockey finishes their season at state

Caroline Ohlandt, Aahil Jiwani, and Ben Mann
November 12, 2021

As rain washed over the turf of New Trier West’s field, girls in field hockey uniforms collided in the cold air. Ponytails were drenched in not just sweat as the scoreboard slowly ticked down during...

Sophomore sensations

Tommy Marquardt and Emily Pavlik
March 19, 2021

In two years playing basketball at South, sophomore guard Rodell Davis, Jr., or RJ, boasts a career win percentage of 91.7 percent. To emphasize: Davis has played 48 games between his time on the sophomore...

Dribbling up the field, junior Mary Jane McNary focuses on the ball during her game on Sept. 12 against Loyola. Photo by Maricel Lehner

Field hockey strives to improve quality of play for playoffs

Ashley Desserich, co-sports editor
September 28, 2018

The varsity field hockey team, led by Head Coach Tom Rosenbaum and Senior Captains Sophia Bruno, Megan Chin and Shannon Schmitt, started off their season this fall with a 8-0 record and hopes to find the...

Captains’ Corner

Sophie Vick, co-sports editor
November 10, 2017

Ellie Kahle- Field Hockey Jordan Theriault- Cross Country Kendall Oldham- Tennis   DO YOU HAVE ANY PRE-GAME RITUALS? KAHLE: I usually eat M&M’s before the game and my teammate Greer...

Lunging to avoid a defender, freshman midfielder MJ McNary, dribbles the ball down field during a game against F.W. Parker on Oct. 20.

Field hockey ends year with 12-7 record

Sophie Hensley, co-sports editor
November 4, 2016

The varsity women’s field hockey team, coached by Tom Rosenbaum, ended the season with a record of 12-7, according to Rosenbaum. “It’s not just about the games we won [this season], it’s about...

GOGGLE GAL: Running around a Lake Forest defender, junior defender Megan Dillon looks to pass to a teammate. At the end of the game the score was tied 2-2 and the Titans lost in overtime to the reigning state champions 3-2.

Field hockey starts off season with a win over Stevenson

Sophie, asst. sports editor
October 2, 2015

The field hockey team amassed a record of 7-5. According to head coach Tom Rosenbaum, the team is working their way through every game in order to advance further in the playoffs this season. While the...

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