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  • Guitar Concert Sends Off Seniors With A Strum

    Guitar Concert Sends Off Seniors With A Strum

    Dearborn Plys, Editor

    May 8, 2018

    This year’s guitar concert capped off a year of scales, songs, and shredding for Whitney Young’s guitar program. The show featured everything from songs like Hotel California to original songwriting written and by students. Every year, the seniors say goodbye to Mr. Peek by giving him a gift o...

    Terrence O'Neal' 18 (left) and Lily Everett '18 (right) (photographer: Roe Herbert '18)

  • Girls Lacrosse Senior Night

    Girls Lacrosse Senior Night

    Erin Choi, Editor

    May 8, 2018

    Last Tuesday, May 2nd, the Whitney Young Girls Lacrosse team hosted their senior night at Rockne Stadium against Trinity High School. The girls team has had an awesome season so far, having lost only two games within the city conference. A total of six seniors were honored that night, including  Abby Do...

    Photo of all the seniors, courtesy of Erin Choi

  • Girl’s Track first in city championship

    Girl’s Track first in city championship

    Isaiah Holmes

    May 8, 2018

    On Saturday, May 5, 2018, the Whitney Young Girl’s Track & Field team competed in the Chicago Public League City Championship at Hanson Stadium. Out of 24 teams, Whitney Young placed first place with 151 points, beating Lane Technical College Prep High School who scored 101 points and Kenwood Academy High School who scored 90.5 points.   Senior ca...

  • Taste of WY

    Taste of WY

    Scott Ai

    May 4, 2018

    Hello Whitney Young Dolphins! Just a quick reminder that the Taste of Whitney Young is coming up soon. It will take place on May 30th, 2018 during all of the lunch periods (from 3rd to 7th) and will most likely be hosted outside on school grounds.   Why should you participate in the Taste? ...

    Whitney M. Young HS Twitter @wyhs

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