• Mia Piljevic Off to IHSA State Swimming Tournament
    9:31 AM

    This afternoon sophomore Mia Piljevic will have one of her dreams come true. She will compete at state for the first time. When Piljevic turned ten her dad showed her the sport, and ever since then she hasn’t stop loving swimming. This year Piljevic broke the record for the 100 yard back stroke on the sophomore and

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  • The Backup Plan: Grace Bencivenga
    9:30 AM

    Niles West freshman diver Grace Bencivenga has had quite a year so far. Bencivenga was cut from the freshman volleyball team and was heartbroken and devastated.
    Bencivenga had never even considered doing another sport for fall, but after she was informed of a diving team here at Niles West, she jumped at the opportunity. Friends from

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  • Sports Recap and Preview
    8:40 AM

    Last Week:
    Monday, October 5th
    Girls Tennis played Elk Grove at home. The girls won 4-3.
    Girls Volleyball played an away game against Glenbrook South. The wolves lost 23-25 and 22-25 in the two sets.
    Wednesday, October 7th
    Girls Volleyball played an away game at Evanston. The Wolves won 25-19 and 25-17 in both sets.
    Thursday, October 8th
    Boys Soccer

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  • 2015 Girls Swimming Preview
    8:55 AM

    The NWN had the privilege to sit down with Niles West’s varsity girls swimming coach Jason Macejak. Into the third week of the season, Macejak commented on the future and goals for the team.
    NWN: How’s the team looking for this upcoming season?
    Macejak: We lost a lot of girls last year, so we took up some

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  • Niles West Swimmer and Divers Qualify for State
    10:27 AM

    Niles West will be be represented by three students who have qualified to compete at New Trier for the IHSA state diving and swim meet this weekend. Junior Cam Lee qualified for swimming in the athletes with disabilities category. Sophomore Brendan O’Shaughnessy and senior Jeremy Sands qualified for the diving meet.
    This will be the second consecutive

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