Girls Volleyball

Ixchel Salgado, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2018

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Shepard’s Lady Astro’s finished strong defeating Oak Forest 25-20, 25-12. Finishing the season with a record of 16-14 and 11-2 in conference. The Lady Astros defeated TF North 25-18, 25-7. Captain Katie Alex had eight kills...

Girls Swimming

Morgan McDermott, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2018

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The girls swim team will have a new look this season as longtime head coach Barb Larson retired. The new head coach whose beginning his very first year here at Shepard is Taylor Burmeister, Burmeister is not new to district 218 or c...

Astros Football

Emilie Bowman and Macayla Alvarado

September 28, 2018

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The Alan B. Shepard Astros are on pace to repeat as a state qualifier. A little over half way through the season, the Astros are sitting on a 3-2 record. They have victories over Leydan, Stagg, and Eisenhower. The team's two lose...

2018-2019 Shepard Boy’s Golf

Tucker Carter, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018

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With a sixth place finish in the SSC Red Division and a proud second place finish at the Argo Invitational, Shepard Boy’s Golf had a fairly good season.   The team’s top performance was against Thornton Fractional Sou...

Girls volleyball

Kyle Reynolds and Devine Bowen

September 26, 2018

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The Alan B. Shepard Astros girls volleyball team looks to build on last year's success. Coming off a hugely successful season ( 11-2 in conference) a year ago the girls have their sights set on a conference crown.   The girls have several key returning players t...

Girls Cross Country starts a new season

McKenzie Reh and Nadia Amoah, News Editor and Entertainment Editor

September 26, 2018

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     The Shepard girls cross country started off  on the right foot with an impressive outings so far.      The team came in fifth at the Downers Grove North Invite., and fifth at the Eastern Illinois Univers...

Boys Soccer

Ixchel Salgado and Jocelyn Anaya

September 24, 2018

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The Astros soccer team has given coach Frank Marek a great deal to be excited about with a conference record 3-0-1 and an overall record of 6-2-3. One early accomplishment was their huge win over the Reavis. breaking the ...

4th Annual Athletic & Senior Awards Night

Trevor Lorek, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2018

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The 4th annual athletic awards night hosted by Mr. Gallagher, and the Shepard Booster Club took place May 16th. This event was open to all athletes at Shepard High to attend, and honor all athletes and athletic teams that made...

Boys Tennis

Adrian Araiza, Staff reporter

May 2, 2018

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Boys tennis season is well under way. They lost two of the best players in program history. Seniors Alex Kokosyka and Paul Milkus who combined to win doubles at sectionals last year. There a bit down in talent this season, but...