• Join the K-Pop club after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school in room 108

  • Boys volleyball open gym today after school

  • The Awakening fellowship meets Wednesdays after school in the RTI room

  • Come out to the College and Career Fair on Wednesday Oct. 25

Richards shuts down Varsity football team homecoming day.

Richards shuts down Varsity football team homecoming day.

Gilbert Mercado, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


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Eisenhower high school fall into the Richard football team. Friday Aug. 29, Eisenhower varsity football team took on their rival Richards high school football team. These two teams were rivals meaning both teams were going to come out playing strong defensively and offensively. First quarter...

Cardinals start season strong

Cardinals start season strong

Amari Glover, Editor

August 30, 2017


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Friday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m. Eisenhower’s varsity football team kicked off their season with a 34-6 victory against the Rich South. The team was led by quarterback Senior Scott Gardner who threw for 120 yards.  Another break out star of the game was Senior running back Timothy Baity, who rushed for...

Going the distance: English chases down dreams

Going the distance: English chases down dreams

Joel Herrera, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


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Never in his wildest dreams did he imagine himself breaking high school records or qualifying for state. Joshua English, 16-year-old junior track and cross country runner, was not interested in running before he entered high school. “I actually started running freshmen year,” says English....

When you look better, you play better

When you look better, you play better

Amari Glover, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


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When you look better, you play better. This years’ team, lead by seniors Antulio Esparza and Aaron Martinez, is off to a good-looking start thanks to a lot of new equipment and a lot of hard work. Coach Ryan Gorney, math teacher, is coming into his second year of being head coach of the varsity...

Terry Englund Relays crowns new champions

Terry Englund Relays crowns new champions

Angelica Madera, Staff Writer

May 4, 2017


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On Thursday, April 20, Eisenhower hosted their 32nd Terry Englund Relay from 5:30 to 9 p.m. 13 schools came to attend the race this year. This year, Providence Catholic from New Lenox won first place for the first time, breaking Shepard’s four-year winning streak. Overall, the Eisenhower track...

Belseth receives volleyball scholarship

Belseth receives volleyball scholarship

John Langlois, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2017


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Jessica Belseth, senior, recently signed a sports and academic scholarship to St. Xavier University to play on their volleyball team. She is receiving a 90 percent scholarship to pay for her tuition and classes at St. Xavier. Her love for volleyball came at a younger age when her older brother,...

Boys tennis season underway

Boys tennis season underway

Joel Herrera, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017


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The boys varsity tennis team has official begun preparing for their upcoming season. The small team of eight players practices Monday through Friday after school. When extra practice is needed, they come out on Saturday’s bright and early in morning “This year we are low on numbers,” says...

Swim, Dive team takes third at Conference

Swim, Dive team takes third at Conference

Joel Herrera, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


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The Eisenhower Varsity Swim and Dive team is having the best season on the record books. The small team of only nine swimmers competed at Oak Lawn on Saturday, Feb 4. at the South Suburban Conference meet. The team placed third and will advance to Sectionals. The Cardinals had a rough start by...

Cardinal Dance Team wins Nationals!

Cardinal Dance Team wins Nationals!

John Langlois, Editor-in-chief

February 1, 2017


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The Cardinal Dance Team, led by coaches Marion and Crystal Castillo, finished first at their National Competition in Orlando, Florida on Feb. 5, 2017. This is the first National Championship for Eisenhower High School. Last week the team took second in State and the competition in Bloomington, IL...

Boys swim team splashes up new Season

Boys swim team splashes up new Season

Lincoln Szczypka, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016


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 After having one of the most successful seasons in 10 years, the boy’s swim season is already shaping up to be another winning one.  Last year the boys won fourth in conference with  an overall 7-6 record.  “Last year had a lot of energy and excitement” says coach Taylor Burmeister....

Young team works to find stride

Young team works to find stride

Amari Glover, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


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The  boys varsity basketball team is struggling to get wins with the record of 1-6. The team is not starting off as well as last year’s team who finished with a record of 14-13. This year, they are a unique group of boys and a new team to competing at the varsity level. This is Coach Neil...

New look, same team

New look, same team

Joel Herrera, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


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The boys varsity basketball team starts off their new season with an upgrade in apparel. In August, the team received a sponsorship from Adidas, the largest sportswear manufacturer. This sponsorship allowed the team to receive full warm ups for the first time in Eisenhower history. Thanks to Parent...

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