• Boys Gymnastics Team Qualifies for State
    8:38 AM

    It has been almost 40 years since the Niles West Boys Gymnastics team has qualified for the state meet. This past weekend, the Boys Gymnastics team went and placed at the 2015 IHSA Sectional Championship that was held at Fremd High School
    The boys have now qualified for the State meet that will be held at

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  • Boys Gymnastics Preview
    8:36 AM

    The Boys varsity gymnastics team is very excited for what the 2015 season has in store.
     Senior gymnast Jeremy Sands said “I’m looking forward to competing at sectionals and seeing how far we can go. I’ve always loved learning new tricks and competing with the team. Depending on how we do we can definitely go to state

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  • Steegmueller Heads to State Gymnastics Meet
    9:35 AM

    Today at 5 PM senior Catherine Steegmueller will compete at the IHSA state gymnastics meet. She will be performing on the vault at Palatine High School.
    Catherine is ecstatic to have achieved such an athletic feat.
    “I’m really excited because state is really what every gymnast wants to get to and I’m really thankful to have made

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  • 2014 Girls’ Gymnastics Preview
    9:51 AM

    The NWN sat down with the girls’ gymnastics coach, Susan Arcus, to discuss the upcoming season.
    NWN: Who are your team captains or the biggest contributors to the team?
    Arcus: We have three captains: Catherine Steegmueller, Emily Stangel, and Haley Melnick.Our MVP for two years has been Catherine Steegmueller. She has consistently scored the highest on every

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  • Adrian Batista receives Illinois Coach of the Year
    8:16 AM

    Boys’ Gymnastics coach Adrian Batista received his 2014 Illinois Coach of the Year last Saturday for his work with his gymnastics team.
    In a year with Niles West coaches being inducted into the Hall of Fame, it’s only fitting that Batista were to get Coach of the Year.
    Sports Director Kendall Griffin was very pleased with the recognition given to

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  • Boys Gymnastics Is State-Bound
    7:00 AM

    This morning the boys varsity gymnastics team was formally sent off to state in the Oakton Lobby by athletic director Kendall Griffin. The team, as a whole, has not qualified for state in 28 years.
    Griffin, addressing a well-attended send off, admired the team’s milestone. “To reach that pinnacle, which our athletes will be doing a little

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  • Boys Gymnastics Wins Conference; Batista Wins Coach of the Year
    8:26 AM

    The Niles West boys gymnastics team claimed the conference title on Thursday, May 1 for the first time since 1990.
    The team scored a season high 153.15, which was the fourth highest score in all of Illinois High School Gymnastics this year. It was a remarkable meet for a large handful of Niles West gymnasts.  Sophomore

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