Niles West News

Senior Survey Results Announced

By Colene Gibson

May 18, 2012

Seniors, you sent in your nominations and you casted your votes and the results are in!  The winners of the senior supplement are: Best Personality: Bobby Yarmahmoudi and Janella Manalang Best Sense of Humor: Alek Biser an...

Lady Wolves State Dreams Crushed by Titans

By Nick Goldwyn

February 22, 2012

As the Glenbrook South Titans girls basketball players ecstatically embraced each other moments after their Sectional Semi-final win, the mood was much more somber just a few feet away. Most of the Lady Wolves began to cry, as the...

Lady Wolves Win Third Straight Regional Title

By Nick Goldwyn

February 21, 2012

After the game had ended, and the plaque had been handed to the winning team, and after the winning team had celebrated a little bit with its home fans, it was then time for the Lady Wolves to do something they've done three straight years: Cut down the net after their third straight Regional tit...

Lady Wolves Win First Regional Game

By Nick Goldwyn

February 15, 2012

[singlepic id=3238 w=320 h=240 float=left]There aren't many words do describe the dominance shown by the Lady Wolves in their Regional Semi-final win last night. In short, Niles West obliterated the Taft Eagles 53-13, and in doing...

Girls Basketball Fights from Behind to Beat North

By Nate Schapmann

December 5, 2011

The mood heading into halftime at the Girls Basketball game versus Niles North Saturday night was somber at best; the Wolves (8-0) were down to the Vikings (2-5) 17-26 in the “Crosstown Classic.” Despite early foul trouble, North was up 9-12...

2011 Girls Basketball Preview

By Nick Goldwyn

December 2, 2011

[singlepic id=1066 w=320 h=240 float=right]The NWN had a chance to sit down with Girls Varsity Basketball head coach Tony Konsewicz to talk about the season, the team, and Jewell Loyd reaching 3,000 points. NWN: What are the team's strengths and weaknesses? Konsewicz: The team strengths are that we ...

Girls Basketball Wins Season Opener Versus Hersey

By Nate Schapmann

November 16, 2011

Students filled the main gym last night for the Girls Basketball team’s season opener versus Hersey. To an outsider, it might have seemed odd that the bleachers would be filled with such exuberant fans on a Tuesday night. Don’...

Loyd Signs Letter of Intent with Fighting Irish

By Nick Goldwyn

November 10, 2011

The student commons was not as full as it had been six months ago, when senior Jewell Loyd had made her verbal commitment to Notre Dame. But it was still pretty packed with students, staff, and girls basketball players alike, all wanting to watch Loyd sign her letter of intent with Notre Dame, where she...