The Niles West News had the chance to sit down with varsity golf coach Mitch Stern and talk about the upcoming season.Read more
NWN: How is the team looking to be this year?
Stern: Well, we are inexperienced because I only returned three varsity players from last year, but I think the guys that have been moved up have had
NWN sat down with varsity girls golf coach, Richard Lee and asked him a few questions about the upcoming season.
NWN: Who are some of the key players for this upcoming season?
Lee: Sara Dym, Amanda Lee, and Alena Sirichotiratana.
NWN: What are the goals set for the team?
Lee: Maintain a 3.0 or better GPA, to be more competitiveRead more
Junior Skylar Le Vine steps up to the tee at Weber Golf Course. His teammates’ conversations fall silent as they wait for him to hit. He sets up his ball and takes a single practice swing. His swing is fluid and calm, but full of force. He steps up to the ball and takes hisRead more
Returning this year, our Niles West Junior Varsity Golf Team has more than doubled in size. Only playing with five golfers last year, Jv has grown it’s roster to 12 golfers this year. Coach Richard Lee sat down with the NWN to tell about his young team and how they are ready and determined forRead more
Coming off a record-breaking season, led by many experienced seniors, and driven by the rigor and aspiration for state qualification, the Niles West varsity golf team strives for optimal success this fall. Though the team lost senior star golfer, Nate Lee, the young roster still hopes to achieve more than last year every stroke andRead more
Senior Nate Lee and sophomore Skylar Levine made the most of their outing at state this past weekend. Lee finished 16th overall in his final state tournament, the highest a Niles West golfer has ever placed. As for Levine, he finished with a respectable 74th place finish.Read more
Although Lee didn’t finish in first as he said was his
For the fourth time in his four seasons of golf at Niles West, senior Nate Lee has qualified for state. For the first time in school history, however, a second West golfer has joined him: sophomore Skylar Levine.Read more
Levine and Lee, as well as junior Bennett Underwood and senior Patrick Corlaciu, competed at sectionals and the former two made the