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A Time To Give Thanks

Kat Strode (11) and Abi Reiche (10)  enjoying their conversation about Thanksgiving memories.

Gracie Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Thanksgiving brings many traditions and celebrations; most importantly, the chance to show appreciation to those who need it most.  After school on November 19th, over 20 Marian Key Club members attended the annual Valley Hi Thanksgiving party. Valley Hi is a rehab and nursing home in Woodstock. Thos...

“Fangs” for the Memories

Captain Jack Sparrow made an appearance at Valley Hi to surprise the visitors.

Gracie Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

As the leaves change color and the air gets cooler, it is evident that the fall season is just around the corner. With fall comes many exciting events, perhaps most notably Halloween. On October 26th, while most Marian students were preparing for Halloween festivities, four sophomore Key Club members...

What A Grateful Day

Anthony Carney’s (10) scarecrow sits relaxed as he picks up little pumpkins.

Jordan Tarzian, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Thanksgiving is a time for the ones people love the most. Family and friends come together to celebrate this wonderful celebration. It is a moment of appreciation and gratefulness all around the United States. Many people celebrate Thanksgiving in different methods, but it allows the same message to b...

Football Fridays

The Hurricanes offensive line decides which play to run.

Jordan Tarzian, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 29, 2019

American football is a beloved sport that unites a massive and dedicated portion of the country. The roar of the crowd and the pregame locker room meetings get the teams excited for their games. The Hurricanes have had an incredible start to the season. Their shut-down defense had no teams score on t...

Game, Set, Match

Lindsey and her doubles partner junior Carly Hoover celebrate a win at the 2018 IHSA Antioch Class 1A Sectionals

Carly Hoover, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

The devotion it takes in participating in a sport for all four years of high school comes with undeniable focus and determination.  Senior Lindsey Litterer has been a staple in building the Marian Central Tennis program since joining the team her freshman year and playing every year after. Tennis is a s...

The Final Game

The Final Game

Emily Richie, Crown Writer and Photographer

November 2, 2018

While the crowd fills the stands, senior parents walk out onto George Harding Field and Landers Pavillion with their athlete, as it is the final time that they will play a home game at Marian Central. After years of playing the sport and dedicating their time, the season winds down to an end, and it is...

Tennis Transformation

Tennis Transformation

Alexis Potash, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 15, 2018

A season of serves like none before. A new coach has taken over the Girl's Tennis team, Coach Gina Jasovic.  Along with a new coach, there was also a more intense practice schedule that has been implemented including a new weight training and conditioning schedule. A new uniform is now being wor...

Marian Spikes Back

Marian Spikes Back

Amber Gorbel, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 15, 2018

The Marian Central volleyball team is as fierce as ever, running onto the court with all of their energy. As they stare through the net at their opponents, they wait for the first serve to come over. The feeling of anticipation fills the gym as the serve flys over from the other team. The Hurricanes ...

Soccer Senioritis

Soccer Senioritis

Carly Hoover, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 11, 2018

Soccer is a favorite sport for many people, especially at Marian Central.  The boy's soccer season is in full swing and fans are excited. The Hurricane’s boys soccer team features five seniors within the team of nineteen players. Seniors Conor Werfelmann, Robert Sbarounis, Aiden McCrea, Brandon Widmayer,...

The Final Ride

The Final Ride

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer and Photographer

August 24, 2018

When the sun goes down, and it starts to get cold, the lights turn on. The sandy beach days are over, and the leaves start to blow in as we get ready for the fall, but most importantly, the football season. The Hurricanes are back this year kicking off their first game of the year Friday night agai...

Two Sports, One Season

Two Sports, One Season

Amy Herff, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018

Clumps of mud and grass stick to his cleats as he runs down the sideline of the freshly- painted field, wind blowing in his face, and the goal in sight. He kicks the ball high into the air and scores. Moments later, across the street he is preparing for the first football game of the season. This is ...

Saying Goodbye to the Last Dance

Saying Goodbye to the Last Dance

Addie Fortin, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018

  Nervously walking through the halls of Marian Central her freshman year, Mariana Lamoutte (12) was the typical freshman student. After talking with her friends, she decided that she wanted to join the Marian Dance Team. Without hesitation, Lamoutte did what came naturally to her, dance. Dance ...

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