NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
PERSONAL HELMET REFURBISHMENT
Helmets must be delivered to Bob prior to Thursday, April 16th
Hinsdale Central will have personal player helmets refurbished for the 2017 season at no cost to the player. Helmets must be received by Thursday, April 16th, to be refurbished for the 2017 season. Please have your child deliver helmet clearly marked with name to Bob in the equipment office prior to April 16th.
This will be the only opportunity to refurbish them prior to summer practices.
RED DEVIL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: SEEDS OF SERVICE
Saturday, April 8th
St. Isaac Jogues Parking Lot
TWO SHIFT OPTIONS:
9 AM -11 AM
11 AM to 1 PM
Join the team for the 4th year of helping this awesome food collection event. Help is needed in unloading, collecting & delivering food. Volunteer forms will be available for service hours.
RED DEVIL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: AUTISM WALK
Sunday, April 23rd
8:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Volunteers are needed in positions to direct walkers along the route.
Please contact Christy Hernandez for details at firstname.lastname@example.org
NEWS > Niko Ivanisevic caps wrestling career with runner-up state finish
A Hinsdale Central heavyweight wrestler has now reached the state title mat in seven of the last eight years, thanks to Niko Ivanisevic.
The Red Devils senior placed second in Class 3A on Saturday, finishing the year with a 39-3 record after a title-mat loss to Hononegah's Anthony Cassioppi.
"I'm not proud right now, obviously. I'm a little upset about the loss," Ivanisevic said. "But as I go along, I'm sure I'll look back at it and be happy with what I was able to do."
After winning regional and sectional titles, Ivanisevic opened the state tournament in Champaign with a first-period pin before winning a 7-4 decision over Fremd's Zach ... READ FULL STORY
NEWS > Signing Day: Area football recruits
Feb. 1, 2017
The following players are expected to sign on Wednesday.
Josh Bean, Hinsdale Central, Columbia
Clay Czyzynski, New Trier, Army
Chris Katrenick, Jacobs, Duke
Cam Thomas, Marian Catholic, Illinois
Josh Babicz, Barrington, North Dakota State
Chris Bell, Bishop McNamara, Minnesota
Logan Christopherson, Lemont, Missouri
Andrew Edgar, St. Patrick, Illinois State
Austen Ferbet, Prairie Ridge, Army
Jon Hamilton, St. Patrick, Army
Griffin Hammer, St. Charles North, Colorado State
Jace James, Glenbard North, Northwestern
Cole Kmet, St. Viator, Notre Dame
Henry Marchese, Stevenson, Iowa
Jake Marwede, Loyola, Duke
Owen Piche, Neuqua Valley, Navy
Tyrice Richie, Homewood-Flossmoor, NIU
Jared Scott, Oak Park, Wyoming
Ricky Smalling, Brother Rice, Illinois
Mitch West, Montini, Navy
READ FULL STORY
NEWS > National signing day: West suburban athletes
By Sports Department
The following list of athletes was compiled after contacting area athletic directors. If Pioneer Press omitted an athlete who is signing a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, please email email@example.com and let us know the athlete's name, high school, sport and college.
Jacqueline Ahn, Women's Tennis, Skidmore College**
Josh Bean, Football, Columbia*
Mia Chiappe, Women's Swimming, Denison**
Brian Foley, Football, Holy Cross
Megan Guenther, Women's Tennis, MIT**
Niko Ivanisevic, Football, Princeton*
Nick Midlash, Men's Cross Country and Track, Grinnell**
Erika Oku, Women's Tennis, Kenyon College**
Erin Otto, Women's Soccer, Carthage College**
Elle Schafer, Women's Basketball, Carnegie Mellon**
Jake Simon, Men's Lacrosse, Arizona State
Connor Wilke, Men's ... READ FULL STORY
NEWS > Why you should do Track
COACH LAWRENCE'S BLOG
“Young man, walking down the hallway, you should do Track.”
1) It is pure
The oldest and purest athletic completion of all is the simple foot race. Our sport, Track and Field, has its origins dating from even before the original Greek Olympiad.
All kids run. Running fast is fun. Jumping far or high is fun. Throwing something heavy as far as you can is fun. Haven’t you ever taken a rock and thrown it as far into a lake as you can? Leaped off the top of a sand dune? Raced your friend to the end of the block? ... READ FULL STORY