The Voice

Senior Alaina Moran dances through her last year in Orchesis

Senior Alaina Moran dances through her last year in Orchesis

Sarah Biernat

December 1, 2017

nxious freshman Alaina Moran stepped onto the floor to audition for her spot on Huntley's varsity Orchesis team. As self-doubt engulfed her, it was soon eliminated by the kindness of her soon-to-be teammates. Four years later, she is now concluding her time with the team. Jump to the 2017-2018 sc...

Sam Moore rocks the house at ILMEA District Competition

Sam Moore rocks the house at ILMEA District Competition

Riley Murphy

November 9, 2017

He stands next to two boys, also in high school, singing notes and breathing in time with the rhythm of the music. Once the song finishes, the same feel of inspiration and accomplishment comes over him as he sees his dad in the audience proudly clapping along with the rest of the parents and teacher...

Injuries lead to successes for senior boys soccer starter, Raemon Savillo

Injuries lead to successes for senior boys soccer starter, Raemon Savillo

Maggie McGee

October 17, 2017

hen something consumes your life and is one day taken away from you, there’s no other feeling but pain. In senior Raemon Savillo’s case, two types of pain. The pain of the injury itself, and the pain that comes with having to sit out of a sport that has become his life. “It’s been an up a...

Lights, camera, Kate!

Lights, camera, Kate!

Mawa Iqbal

January 31, 2017

It’s her and the stage. The spotlight shines on her face highlighting every detail of her makeup while blinding her view of the audience. It felt hot. Really hot. All eyes were on her. But she was not nervous. She did not shrink away from the burning glow of fluorescent, but rather welcomed it. S...

Drumming to his own beat

Drumming to his own beat

Courtney Thomas

January 24, 2017

In sixth grade, junior Jack Filpi joined band to pursue his love of music; he started out on the tuba. That following February though, Filpi was concussed, and his doctor had recommended that he give up the tuba, which also meant giving up band, and that was something that Filpi did not want to even...

Building a future in computer science

Building a future in computer science

Lucas Modzelewski

December 20, 2016

More than 28 hours, over $2,100, and a fair amount of learning and tinkering. It’s a lot for a high school student, but senior Chester Bischoffer does it all for the pure satisfaction of finishing something that he has worked so hard on and for so long: building his own computer. It was not too...

Give the Gift of Adopting a Family

Give the Gift of Adopting a Family

Danielle King

December 14, 2016

Just like any other day in the noisy commons area at Huntley High School, students sit around the large circular tables chatting about their homework, their adventure-filled weekends, and their juicy gossip they just have to tell. Meanwhile, students chow down on various unhealthy snacks, like greasy potato ch...

Huntley’s very own zookeeper

Huntley’s very own zookeeper

Emily Kindl

December 8, 2016

Every day she checks on her pets. She makes sure they have food and water, and plenty of love and care. But unlike other families, she owns more than just a couple dogs. Two dogs, four cats, one fish, three bunnies, six rats, and one mouse. That is a grand total of 17 pets, ladies and gentlemen. One...

Not so average teen

Not so average teen

Danielle King

October 26, 2016

Taylor Castro is like any normal teen. She goes to school, gets good grades, hangs out with friends, and is on the Poms Dance Team. In her free time, she also enjoys Netflix. Behind this average girl is a person you may have never known. Castro is a four time winner in the National American Miss Illin...

Young Artist Proves his Success

Young Artist Proves his Success

Bri Governale

October 10, 2016

icking up his pencil, senior Noe Martinez begins to draw the first idea that pops into his head. He has a steady hand as he traces straight lines onto the blank, white sheet of paper. "I actually don't know what got me picking up a pencil and start drawing," Martinez said. "If I had to pick from th...

Goodbye Detroit, Hello Huntley!

Goodbye Detroit, Hello Huntley!

Mawa Iqbal

September 22, 2016

he was no stranger to the big move, although the first time wasn’t exactly a walk in the park. Packing up tidbits from her early childhood into suitcases and relocating to a different state had her in tears for two days straight. Junior Pooja Mangukiya had lived in Detroit, Michigan for the first ei...

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