Photo gallery: Girls’ Gymnastics Senior Night

Photo gallery: Girls’ Gymnastics Senior Night

Drew Quiriconi and Maneesh Somisetty
January 21, 2015
Filed under Photos, Showcase, Sports

The Naperville Central Girls' Gymnastics meet against Glenbard North High School took place on Jan. 20 at Central. The team trailed behind Glenbard by only three points and ended the meet 134-131 Glenbard North.

Basketball Buzzer Beater

Basketball Buzzer Beater

Maya Fenter, Front Page Editor
January 16, 2015
Filed under Photos, Showcase, Sports

Despite being behind... Read more »

Wrestling hopes to secure regionals

Wrestling hopes to secure regionals

Abu Khan, Sports Editor
January 14, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Central’s wrestlers have started the season strong after opening up with a 2-1 finish at their own quad tournament over Thanksgiving weekend. Senior captain Derek Wilke won all of his matches at the tournament, beating... Read more »

Canceled school days interrupt sports practices

Canceled school days interrupt sports practices

Abu Khan, Sports Editor
January 9, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Junior Scott Piper takes... Read more »

Problems with College Football Playoff selection process

Problems with College Football Playoff selection process

Maneesh Somisetty, Staff Writer
January 9, 2015
Filed under Columns & Analysis, Sports

The No. 2 ranked Oregon Ducks join the No. 4 ranked Ohio State Buckeyes in the inaugural college football championship on Monday, January 12th.  The game will be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.  The dawn of a new age in football is upon us. After Ohio State defeated Alabama and Oregon... Read more »

Bears get disproportionate amount of attention in Chicago

Bears get disproportionate amount of attention in Chicago

Drew Quiriconi, Opinions Editor
January 9, 2015
Filed under Columns & Analysis

You turn on the radio, and turn the... Read more »

Boys’ vs. Girls': Basketball programs shoot for success

Boys’ vs. Girls': Basketball programs shoot for success

Sharon Pan, Online Managing Editor
December 23, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports

As one of the few sports at Naperville Central with the girls’ and boys’ seasons occurring at the same time, the basketball teams are often compared to one another, but actually do not have much in common. While the girls’ varsity team has 11 returning senior players, the boys have a younger... Read more »

Boys’ basketball loses against Naperville North 51-46

Boys’ basketball loses against Naperville North 51-46

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor, Staff Photographer
December 13, 2014
Filed under Photos, Showcase, Sports

After a close game, Central’s sophomore boys’ basketball team lost 43-39 to Naperville North. The varsity boys also lost after a tough game, 51-46. The varsity team will be playing against Amos Alonzo Stagg High School tomorrow, Dec. 13 at Addison Trail High School, and the next time both teams play... Read more »

Central falls to Simeon 34-20 in quarterfinals

Central falls to Simeon 34-20 in quarterfinals

Gloria Korpas and Nick Martinez
November 15, 2014
Filed under Photos, Sports

The Naperville Central football team was eliminated from the IHSA playoffs after a 34-20 loss in the quarterfinals to Simeon High School on Nov. 15. The Redhawks, on their home turf, were ahead of Simeon in the first... Read more »