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  • Richards makes his last lap at state

    Ken Knutson|Updated May 22, 2024

    As the Hinsdale Central girls track and field team was completing the final leg of its season Saturday at the IHSA state final at Eastern Illinois University, head coach Pat Richards was wrapping up his 34-year tenure. "It's been a long but a good road," said Richards, who watched his Red Devils compete valiantly but come up short of registering points this year. "Not the way I wanted to go out." He acknowledged that the depth of talent in Illinois right now is the most he's...

  • Instant replay

    Updated May 22, 2024

    Hinsdale Central's Barry Zhu returns a ball during the West Suburban Conference championship meet on May 10. Zhu and his doubles partner Aidan Hernandez took third place in the 1st doubles bracket in the meet, which the Red Devils hosted and won. (Jim Slonoff photo)...

  • Student athlete profile - Annie Mayer

    Updated May 22, 2024

    Annie Mayer Hinsdale How old were you when you started playing softball? I was 9. I started playing softball because some of my friends did and my dad is a really big baseball fan and has always loved baseball. I started on multiple travel teams around the area. What do you love most about the sport? I just love the friendships that you make through softball and all the memories, whether that's in the dugout or at practices or at dinners. What is most challenging part of...

  • Headed to state

    Updated May 22, 2024

    Members of both the Hinsdale Central boys tennis and boys track teams will compete at their respective IHSA state final meets today through Saturday, May 23-25. Representing Red Devil Nation at the boys tennis state meet at Palatine High School and surrounding courts will be senior Alex Kotarski and junior Nathan Hernandez in singles, and the doubles teams of senior Aidan Hernandez & junior Bodie Teuscher and sophomores Nicholas Marringa & Barry Zhu. Representing Red Devil Nation at the boys track state meet at Eastern...

  • Sports results

    Updated May 22, 2024

    Baseball May 15, 17, 18 & 20 @ Do It Stevie’s Way Tourney vs. St. Viator V wins 3-2 Connors, RBI vs. St. Rita V wins 5-4 vs. Homewood-Flossmoor V loses 3-5 vs. Mt. Carmel V loses 2-3 Lacrosse, boys May 20 vs. IHSA sectional vs. LT (quarterfinal) V wins 8-7 DuFort 3 goals, assist Joyce, goal, 2 assists Bergin, goal Hamman, goal Randell, goal Walsh, goal Merz, 3 assists Lacrosse, girls May 20 @ IHSA sectional vs. St. Laurence (quarterfinal) V wins 18-6 Brzozowski, 3 goals, assist Parker-Briones, 3 goals, assist Braden, 2 g...

  • Student athlete profile - Isabella Walls-Rodriguez

    Ken Knutson|Updated May 15, 2024

    What was your goal heading into your senior soccer season? Just trying to make it far as we can in the season and postseason and building a team where we can actually achieve that. When did you start playing soccer? I started when I was about 7. My family was living in Turkey, and I was the only girl on my first soccer team there. And then you moved to Italy? Yes. I was part of the first girls soccer team at my school there. It’s always good to just be a part of something new. How is youth soccer different in the States? T...

  • Badminton duo earns sixth at state

    Pamela Lannom|Updated May 15, 2024

    The Hinsdale Central varsity girls badminton team finished a great season with a strong showing at state. Senior doubles players Rachele Cameli and Maria Jiao came in sixth, and the team placed sixth as well. "We had one of the best seasons that we've had overall in a while," head coach Katie Maley said. "This was probably the best team overall I've had in the last four or five years." Cameli and Jiao started out strong, winning their first three matches. Their first loss in t...

  • Instant replay

    Updated May 15, 2024

    Hinsdale Central shortstop Sophie DiPasquale and second baseman Lauren Koschik team up to secure the force out of the Lyons Township runner during the May 3 game at Central. The Devils ultimately fell to the conference foe Lions by a score of 15-8. (Jim Slonoff photos)...

  • Sports results

    Updated May 15, 2024

    Baseball May 11 vs. Proviso West V wins 2-0 May 10 vs. Proviso West V wins 10-0 Lacrosse, boys May 13 vs. Wheaton North V loses 7-8 May 10 vs. Andrew V loses 7-12 Lacrosse, girls May 14 vs. York V wins 12-8 May 11 @ Rockford (Mich.) V wins 9-7 Kearney, 3 goals Vande Lune, 2 goals Linn, goal, 2 assists Parker-Briones, goal, assist Gatzulis, goal Matthews, goal Venetsanopolous, 2 assists May 10 @ Brighton (Mich.) V wins 10-6 May 9 vs. Benet V loses 7-9 Soccer, girls May 14 @ IHSA regional vs. Kelly V wins 9-0 Rohn. 3 goals, 2...

  • Headed to state

    Updated May 15, 2024

    Members of the Hinsdale Central girls track team will compete at the IHSA state final today through Saturday, May 16-18, at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. Representing Red Devil Nation are sophomore Ella Gray in the 400 meters; sophomore Lily Hodneland in the 800 meters; senior Camden Griffin in the 1,600 meters; seniors Keira Leech and Leena Abu-Ghazalah in the 300-meter hurdles; seniors Zari Dorris, Chistina Tresslar, Ana Hodneland and sophomore Molly Gilmartin in both the 4x100 and 4x200 relays; seniors Pola...

  • Student athlete profile - Finn Bergin

    Pamela Lannom|Updated May 13, 2024

    Finn Bergin Clarendon Hills When did you first start playing lacrosse? Freshman year. I was only playing baseball at Central and I needed something to do in the spring. I had a few friends playing and decided to try it out. What do you enjoy most about the sport? Specifically this year is definitely the team. We have a really close group of guys and it's just been really special. There are a lot of new varsity players. It's been cool to see them fill their roles and develop...

  • Local products show college mettle

    Ken Knutson|Updated May 8, 2024

    As the competitive spring high school seasons are winding down for local senior student-athletes, several former sports standouts from Hinsdale have reached the end of their college journeys. Most notably is Kiran Amegadjie, former Hinsdale Central and Yale University star offensive tackle who was chosen 75th overall by the Chicago Bears in last month’s NFL Draft. “It’s surreal,” he told The Hinsdalean this week about joining the professional ranks with his hometown team. W...

  • Instant replay

    Updated May 8, 2024

    Hinsdale Central's Emily DiTomasso battles for the ball May 2 during a home match against Glenbard West. DiTomasso registered an assist on Avery Edgewater's goal in the game, but the Red Devils came up short in a 2-1 loss to the conference rival Hilltoppers. (Jim Slonoff photo)...

  • Headed to state

    Updated May 8, 2024

    Members of the Hinsdale Central girls badminton team will compete at the IHSA state tournament Friday and Saturday, May 10-11, at DeKalb High School. Representing Red Devil Nation are singles players senior Nora Sriparam and junior Kacy Liu, and the doubles teams of seniors Rachele Cameli & Maria Jiao and juniors Hannah Fang & Tiffany Tu. Good luck Devils!...

  • Sports results

    Updated May 8, 2024

    Badminton May 2 vs. IHSA sectional V places 1st with 16 points Sriparam, 2nd Liu, 4th Cameli/Jiao, 1st Fang/Tu, 2nd Baseball May 6 @ Proviso West V wins 8-6 May 4 @ Proviso East V wins 21-0 May 3 @ LT V loses 3-5 May 1 vs. OP-RF V loses 12-13 (8 inn.) Gymnastics, boys May 2 @ sectional V places 5th with 125.4 points Floor exercise Cihlar, 12th, 8.1 Theotikos, 13th, 8.05 McDaniel, 17th, 7.75 Pommel horse Theotikos, 2nd, 8.65 Cihlar, 9th (tie), 7.15 McDaniel, 29th, 3.7 Still rings Cihlar, 5th, 7.95 Ravanasa, 17th (tie), 5.85...

  • Instant replay

    Updated May 1, 2024

    Hinsdale Central's Finn Hamman battles through a pair of Benet defenders Monday night during a home game on Dickinson Field. Despite their tenacity, the Red Devils came up short against the Redwings in an 11-6 loss. The team next takes on Whitney Young at home at 7 p.m. tonight. (Jim Slonoff photo)...

  • Student athlete profile - Parker Matthews

    Ken Knutson|Updated May 1, 2024

    Parker Matthews Hinsdale How long have you played lacrosse? I started playing lacrosse in fourth or fifth grade, and I've been playing ever since, My older sister (Riley) played, too. I did club lacrosse for a little, and then I stopped when I started playing high school. We have a lot of offseason activities, so I feel like it's just been pretty constant play, with just a couple months off. What do you enjoy about the sport? I enjoy the teamwork aspect of it. I'm also a...

  • Results

    Updated May 1, 2024

    Badminton April 26 @ WSC Silver Meet V places 1st 1st singles Sriparam, 1st 2nd singles Cameli, 1st 3rd singles Fang, 2nd 4th singles Jiao, 1st 5th singles Tu, 1st 6th singles Gupta, 2nd 7th singles Liu, 1st 8th singles Graeb, 3rd 9th singles Radzizewski, 1st 10th singles Shen, 1st 1st doubles Jiao/Cameli, 1st 2nd doubles Fang/Tu, 1st 3rd doubles Sriparam/Liu, 2nd 4th doubles Graeb/Shen, 2nd 5th doubles Radzizewski/Parvateneni, 2nd Baseball April 30 vs. LT V loses 4-7 April 29 @ LT V loses 1-2 April 27 @ Morton V wins 11-2...

  • Camps support athletes, programs

    Pamela Lannom|Updated May 1, 2024

    Before the final IHSA state tournaments are held, some coaches and athletes at Hinsdale Central will start preparing for the fall season - and beyond. The athletic department is offering summer camps in a dozen sports and one in strength and conditioning, with some holding sessions for athletes as young as first grade. Among the offerings will be one new one - girls flag football. "It's starting from scratch, truly, because out of my 23 years of coaching, this is brand...

  • Instant replay

    Updated Apr 24, 2024

    Hinsdale Central's Peyton Moncrief advances the ball as LT's Peyton Johnson gives chase as the Central girls lacrosse team hosted LT Thursday, April 18. The Red Devils defeated their conference foe 13-6. (photo by Jon Langham for the Hinsdalean)...

  • Student athlete profile - Ana Hodneland

    Pamela Lannom|Updated Apr 24, 2024

    Ana Hodneland Hinsdale When did you start running? I ran in seventh grade at HMS. I didn't have a season in eighth grade because of COVID. I joined the track team my sophomore year because I did soccer freshman year. What has kept you involved? I like the team atmosphere and being able to compete with and against all the girls on the team. I've been playing club soccer all my life. It's been fun to switch it up with track the past three years. What is your favorite event?...

  • Sports results

    Updated Apr 24, 2024

    Badminton April 20 @ DeKalb Invite V places 1st April 17 @ York V wins 8-7 Sriparam, 21-18, 11-21, 21-13 Cameli, 21-17, 21-17 Liu, 21-14, 21-16 Jiao, 21-17, 17-21, 21-10 Radziszewski, 17-21, 21-17, 26-24 Fang/Tu, 21-15, 19-21. 21-18 Sriparam/Liu, 21-19, 10-21, 21-19 Parvataneni/ Radziszewski, 21-16, 21-8 Baseball April 22 vs. OP-RF V wins 4-3 Kassab, RBI, run Conners, run Frisoni, run Zak, win, 4 strikeouts April 20 vs. Addison Trail V wins 17-1 April 19 vs. Montini Catholic V loses 8-10 April 17 vs. Downers North V loses...

  • Find a healthy pace this spring

    Ken Knutson|Updated Apr 24, 2024

    Time to dust off those sneakers and hit the ground running as the frequency of short- and mid-distance picks up speed this season. Whether for fitness or philanthropy - or both! - the selection of events below offers courses for all strides. • Morton Arboretum, 4100 Route 83 in Lisle, will debut its new Firefly Race Series, featuring a 3K course at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 3, and a 10K run at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 4. Be inspired by the facility's rolling terrain, whether taking o...

  • Sports shorts

    Updated Apr 24, 2024

    RUNNERS FINISH BOSTON MARATHON Seven Hinsdale runners competed in the 128th Boston Marathon April 15, with five of the seven completing the 26.2-mile run from Hopkinton, Mass., to Boylston Street in Boston in less than four hours. Wenyang Hu was the top finisher of the seven with a time of 3:20.06. He placed 6,923th overall, 5,636th among men and 173rd in his division (age 55-59). Rachel Keele finished in 3:22.14, placing 7,440th overall, 1,491st among women and 1,160th in her division (18-39). Jodi Hummer’s time was 3...

  • Central's Zust brings zest for coaching

    Pamela Lannom|Updated Apr 17, 2024

    When Brittany Zust first became head coach of the varsity softball team at Hinsdale Central, she quickly recognized one goal she needed to achieve: grow youth softball. The Orland Park native said many Chicago suburbs - particularly in the southwest - have competitive softball programs for young girls that lead to experienced high school players. That was not the case in Hinsdale, and she discovered not everyone agreed it should be. "Stop trying to bring a blue collar sport...

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