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Beyond the Ice: Ryan Newell

Beyond the Ice: Ryan Newell

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

At this point in the season, senior defenseman Ryan Newell has notched an impressive eight points-four goals and four assists-with two of those points coming in the form of power play goals. Newell has clearly proven himself to be an asset on the ice, but what about when he takes off his skates? &nb...

Where the Bears need to improve

Where the Bears need to improve

Eric Arnold, Journalism Student

December 7, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Bears’ 2017 season has been an interesting one to say the least. The Bears have had star rookies start to play and a cycle of quarterbacks halfway through the season. The Bears, 3-8 as of November 26, will still prove there will be room for improvement as the NFL approaches week eleven. Thou...

Varsity girls basketball upcoming season

Varsity girls basketball upcoming season

Tristen Blake, Journalism Student

December 6, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Girls Varsity basketball team kicks off the season with their first matchup against the Glenbard North Panthers on Saturday at 7 p.m. Last season, the Panthers came out on top in overtime 43-34. After tryouts earlier last week, there are in total of 8 varsity players this season. Encouragingly they...

Glenbard South cheer takes on new season

Glenbard South cheer takes on new season

Karaline Solomon, Journalism Student

December 6, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Glenbard South cheer team started their season on October 23. The varsity and jv teams will first compete at Rockford Guilford High School on December 10th. Both varsity and jv teams compete during their winter season. Each team has between 10 and 16 girls with a variety of skills. Some...

Inconsistency continues to loom for Blackhawks

Inconsistency continues to loom for Blackhawks

Nick Kinzel, Journalism Student

December 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

After starting off the 2017-18 NHL season sizzling hot, the Chicago Blackhawks have cooled down and are currently trying to find a little bit of consistency going forward. Currently, the Blackhawks sit fifth in the central division, trailing the first place St. Louis Blues by eight points. Whether...

Season wrap up: soccer

Season wrap up: soccer

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Raiders were somewhat middle of the pack, going 12-8-1 across the season. This led to a run at the playoffs for the Raiders. They won two games (8-1 and 2-1 against Hinsdale and LaSalle respectively). The ended their season with a defeat against their conference rivals, Wheaton Academy. We had some...

Season wrap up: football

Season wrap up: football

Greg’s Kozlick, Sports Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Raiders have consecutively made the playoffs for the last 7 years, including this season. The Raiders won their first game in the playoffs 49-31 against Payton College Prep. However, the momentum stopped there. The Raiders lost 24-38 against Marian Central Catholic High School. “We tried a lot...

The NHL hits China

The NHL hits China

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

On Thursday night, the NHL took two of its teams to a whole new place; and that place was China. Two preseason games between the Los Angeles Kings and the Vancouver Canucks are two of 6 games to be played in Shanghai over the course of the next 8 years. At the first matchup, over 10,000 fans were...

The first heartbreaking defeat of the season

The first heartbreaking defeat of the season

Brandon Cizek, Sports Writer

September 8, 2017


Filed under Local Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

Friday night was not the Raiders best night for football; however, it was a crisp 68 degrees at 7:15p.m. when the Glenbard South Raiders kicked off against the Addison Trail Blazers for the first game of the season. As the Raiders get into the first quarter, the Raiders came out swinging when number...

Sights at the Blue and White Scrimmage

Sights at the Blue and White Scrimmage

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

August 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Raider sports were on full display tonight at the Blue and White Scrimmage Night at Glenbard South. All of the fall sports participated, ranging from football all the way to the Glenbard South dance team. The girls tennis team, boys soccer team, and both cross country teams started off the evening's...

Blue and White Scrimmage Night

Blue and White Scrimmage Night

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

August 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

GLENBARD SOUTH BLUE and WHITE SCRIMMAGE NIGHT Friday, August 18, 2017, 4:30 to 9 p.m. Raider Stadium Football, Boys Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Boys and Girls Cross Country, Boys and Girls Golf, Girls Tennis Cheer, Dance, Raider Wear, Boosters, Food, & Fun! Players, Students, Parents, Future ...

Fall Sports Tryouts

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

July 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

Looking to try out for sports at South this fall? Check out the document below, check our Twitter (@gbsindy), or look for it in the registration packet that was mailed to you last week! ...

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