The Paw Print

South’s basketball programs emits excellence, reflects on multiple “first time” accomplishments in South’s history

Ryan Daniels, Online Editor in Chief

February 28, 2019

Both Girls’ Basketball and Boys’ Basketball have been plowing the competition this school year. The boys’ team plays against East Aurora on Monday in their first round of state playoffs, recently going against Oswego High...

Track and field team shares hopes for season

Jamiah Sanders, Alicja Stec, Aidan Evans, and Cody Kopanski

February 28, 2019

The track and field teams discuss expectations for the upcoming season as well as their preparation methods, hoping to maintain their drive for success. Through daily practices and trainings, they strive to reappear at state. Runners...

Varsity wrestling perseveres at regionals

Alaina Howarth, Donivan Cranfield, Matthew Mercado, Jaida Bell, Staff Writers

February 28, 2019

Plainfield South’s wrestling team shows great promise year after year with their strong work ethic and motivation to perform, riding their waves of momentum and looking up to role models within the team. The team finished...

Varsity cheer takes second at IHSA state

Mia Emerson, Lauren Bearden-Kyser, Noah Maldonado, Staff Writers

February 28, 2019

On the first two days of February, Plainfield South’s Coed cheerleading team placed second overall in the state tournament, setting a record for the sport. The cheer team placed second by 93.43 points out of 100 points and...

Dancing has positive impacts, relieves stress

Alaina Howarth, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

Dance, for some it’s entertaining to watch, a way to exercise, or a stress reliever. For others, it’s a way of life. Dancing affects the body in a variety of positive ways. In an article from 2013 titled “Dance’s Effects...

Puppy bowl: big game for charitable animal lovers

Mia Emerson, staff writer

February 5, 2019

The annual Puppy Bowl program on Animal Planet is back with their 15th season, airing on Feb. 3 2019. This Super Bowl Sunday special has a lineup of 93 adoptable puppies, including 3 special needs dogs, from 51 shelters across...

girls tennis gains players for season

emily sherill, features editor

December 5, 2018

Between last season and the current one, the girl’s tennis team grew by 13 members. Last season, there were 22 girls, eight of them seniors. Kyle Black, who has been coaching the girl’s tennis team for 2 years, is excited...

cross country team powers through competition

Ryan Daniels, online editor in chief

December 5, 2018

The Cross Country is back and ready to take on any challenge this season. They’ve gone through excruciating training taking 3rd in conference and 1st in regionals this month. Taking first in both, star runner Christian Knowlton...

Meet our new coach: Kelly Ash

Emily Sherrill, Features Editor

December 5, 2018

Girls basketball strives to beat records this year

Ryan Daniels, Online Editor In Chief

December 5, 2018

The varsity girls’ basketball team prepares to take on anything this season. Starting on November 13, the season began in their game against Hinsdale Central. Some of the team goals for this year include making at least 13 tot...

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