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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

Women support women

Women support women

Lauren Taylor, staff writer
November 17, 2023

Tightly crammed, leaving only the slightest room to move, the stands in the Titan Dome are packed with students, parents and kids of all ages excited to support South’s boys’ swimming. After the crowds...

photo from the Daily Herald

Pratt spikes to Northwestern

When many of us are young, we take on a sport not thinking about where it could take us in the future. For junior Ava Pratt, varsity Volleyball Outside Hitter, she will be contiuning her childhood...

Freshmen find their way

Emily Pavlik, asst. sports editor
May 21, 2021

This spring, freshmen athletes have been forced to make the jump to high school sports without much time to bond. The class of 2024 slid into their shortened seasons completely unfamiliar with South’s...

Volleyball alumnus Smith jumps from GBS to HBCU

Dani Carr, co-features editor
April 23, 2021

From late actor Chadwick Boseman giving Black children the superhero they needed in the Black Panther, to Kamala Harris, the first African American, female and Asian American Vice President, Howard University...

Starring in their respective sports, senior twins Ashley Carr, girls’ volleyball player, and Addie Carr, girls’ hockey player, have both accepted offers to continue their careers at the next level, with Ashley at the University of Miami and Addie at Rochester Institute of Technology. Despite their geographical differences in college, they will remain vital parts of each other’s support systems.

Twincredible: Carr sisters excel in respective sports

Tommy Marquardt, sports editor
February 12, 2021

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. Cole and Dylan Sprouse. Markieff and Marcus Morris. And soon, Addie and Ashley Carr. With collegiate careers on the horizon for both South senior athletes, the Carr sisters...

Girls volleyball uses strong start to boost state tournament hopes

Twelve girls on the court, facing their opponents with a shared look of determination on their faces, all with one goal in mind: victory. With a shot at state constantly at stake throughout the season,...

 Huddling before a play, the girl’s volleyball team competes for a chance to make a playoff run. The girls’ season ended when they lost to Loyola on Oct. 25.

Girls’ volleyball overcomes team struggles

Mary Jane McNary, asst. sports editor
November 12, 2018

with each pass as they attempt to set up their next hit onto South’s side of the court. As the set is made, and the hit is followed through, junior Vanessa Kuliga shuts it down as she charges the net....

GOING FOR THE GOLD:  Huddling during their “Go Gold” match against Maine South, the women look to Head Coach Kelly Dorn for guidance. The Titans lost to the Hawks on Sept. 26, 35--37.

Girls’ volleyball embraces positivity

Sophie Vick, co-sports editor
October 6, 2017

Captain Megan Quill dives outside for the ball, tips it to her teammate and they get the kill. The women rejoice in each other’s play. And in this case, they just won their first match. The women look...

Senior Captain Sarah Wojick bends her knees and waits for the point to start against Niles West.

Sarah Wojick commits to Miami University

Grace Marshall, Staff Reporter
December 19, 2016

She is one of a kind. She grabs your attention. She is aggressive. She is varsity  volleyball player, Sarah Wojick. South’s key player has been on the varsity team since her sophomore year. Now a senior...

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