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Fenwick Welcomes New Aquatics Director, Coach Steve Thompson

Cari Norton

October 20, 2020

     On a sorrowful day at the end of the 2020 school year, it was announced that the aquatics director, Luke McGuire would be resigning from the position, having culminated his final season with the Friars. Coaches Renée Miller ...

Students Reflect on IHSA Sports Shutdown

Brianna Comstock

May 24, 2020

Friday, March 13 was arguably the most memorable day of the school year. The eerie date proved to be fitting of the circumstances as the entire country was in a frenzy in response to the global pandemic known as COVID-19. Schools...

Coach Bonaccorsi to Lead Girls’ Lacrosse

Emma Dugan

April 1, 2020

Among exciting new changes in Fenwick’s Athletic Department this year is the addition of Tracy Bonaccorsi, whose contributions will include serving as the girls’ head lacrosse coach.  Bonaccorsi said that she wanted to take this...

Hockey Teams Fights Onwards

Nora Cullerton

December 1, 2019

Fenwick boys’ hockey is off to a rocky start. Their current record is 3-9-1, and they are placed 52nd in the CCHL. However, the boys are looking to make a comeback in their future games. Junior Jack Giura said, “Everyone...

MAKING HISTORY: Girls’ Cross Country Team Places Fourth in State

Brianna Comstock

December 1, 2019

Fenwick running has always been a force to be reckoned with, but this year, after dropping to Division 2A, it was the Fenwick girls’ cross country team’s mission to make their name known. It all started back in June when...

Boys’ Water Polo Team Reflects on Trip to Australia

Angelina Larrea

October 17, 2019

     A unity was formed over 20 years ago, between Fenwick High School and Blackfriars Priory School in Adelaide, Australia. The first visit was in 1992. Since then, the Blackfriars and Fenwick have been close partners for ye...

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