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Girls Tennis Team To Take On City Championships

Ania Szydlowski, Editor

October 5, 2018

  After winning the state championships last year, the Whitney Young Girls Tennis Team has come back this year working extremely hard. The girls’ close bonding and large amount of support for each other has brought them together t...

Colin Kaepernick Ad

Kyla Jones, Editor

September 27, 2018

Just last year, a well known NFL player by the name of Colin Kaepernick started a controversial movement of kneeling during the National Anthem. The 49ers forced the new NFL star to opt out of his contract. All for standing up for what...

Lorenzo Bautista, Editor

September 26, 2018

Since the 19th century, homecoming has been around to celebrate the existence of schools and institutions around the world. This year, Whitney Young continues the tradition on Friday, September 28th, with the Dolphins taking on D...

Guess Who’s Back?

Carla Gonzalez

September 25, 2018

The Whitney Young football team has come back strong after the mid-season cancellation last year due to low enrollment.  The currently undefeated team came back with new players, new coaches, and a new attitude.  The head coach, Christopher M...

The Whitney Young Girl’s Swimming and Diving Team takes on Lane Tech

Jalen Lewis

September 25, 2018

The Whitney Young Girls Swimming and Diving team has already competed four times and have gone undefeated in the Chicago Public School’s Conference. Last week, September 14th the girls swam against Lincoln Park and Latin and...

Whitney Young Soccer to play at Toyota Park

Phillip Denne

September 24, 2018

  On Sunday, September 23, 2018, the Whitney Young Boys Soccer Team will play in the Consolation Championship game of the Windy City Classic at Toyota Park against Lincoln Way East High School at 10 AM. After losing ...

Boys Soccer Look to Win City

Jake Gerenraich, Editor

September 21, 2018

It’s that time again! The Whitney Young boys varsity soccer team starts the CPS Playoffs this weekend, with back-to-back games on Friday (9/21) against Hubbard and Saturday (9/22) against BYCP. The boys are looking to find a seco...

Girl’s Track takes fourth in the state championship

Isaiah Holmes

June 6, 2018

On Friday, May 18, 2018 and Saturday, May 19, 2018, the Whitney Young Girl’s Track & Field team competed in the 2018 IHSA State Finals at O'Brien Field, in Charleston, IL.. Friday was State Prelims and Saturday was the St...

Whitney Young Sports

Justin Boyd

June 5, 2018

Whitney Young sports has been running around the city making history for so many years. You got the State Champions and City Champions that have left their footsteps for the next generations to come and take on the legacy of ...

Brian Carlson, Writer

June 5, 2018

Dolphins Win Versus Lane The Whitney Young Men’s Lacrosse team played Lane Tech on Tuesday May 1st.  After going down to Lane in a quick 2 goal succession, the Dolphins battled back to tie the game 2-2 before halftime. ...

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