It’s near the end of the 2016 boys varsity basketball season, and a lot of weight is on senior Evan Hines shoulders. Hines has been playing at the varsity level since the beginning of his sophomore year, previous captain of the boys team, Hines has a lot to prove to his fellow teammates this postseason.Read more
As the Boy’s Varsity Basketball season comes to a close, they have been fortunate enough to have had this year filled with growth and being able to rise to challenges.Read more
With their record currently 9-11, this young varsity team has taken day by day practices to heart with only four games left in the normal season.
Varsity Girls Basketball played at the Mundelein Holiday Tournament over break and came out with a record of 1-3. The girls are excited to come back to the conference games and try their hardest to succeed.Read more
Some games have been a struggle for the team these past couple of weeks, but sophomore Nicole Zelazko thinks
Octavius Parker II, a junior at Niles West, has been considered one of the most prominent class of 2017 athletic players; capturing the attention of colleges such as Purdue, the University of Illinois, Depaul, and other schools all over the nation.Read more
NWN: When did you begin playing basketball and why?
Parker: I started playing basketball competitively when I
This Saturday is the annual Niles West vs. Niles North Jamboree. Last year the Boys Varsity team played a great competitive game winning by three points and taking home the traveling trophy. The Varsity Girls also competed in a strong game taking the Vikings into over time but ended up losing by five. This year both teamsRead more
The winter sports season is coming up quickly, which means that school favorite sports are getting back into action. This of course includes the boys varsity basketball season getting underway. To get a feel for what’s happening this season, The NWN had a chance to sit down with head coach Robert Williams.Read more
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