On March 25, the ETHS girls water polo team beat Loyola, 10-2. In photo at top right, freshman Ava Santos-Volpe is poised to throw the ball over a defender in the Loyola game. In photo below, freshman Hilda Arellano is positioned between a defender and the ball.
More recently, on April 2, the Kits beat Niles West, 11-2.
Last year the team finished the season, 18-14. This year the team has four returning starters: seniors Syd Hollingsworth and Halley Seed (who was injured when the season started) and juniors Grace King and Maya Weiss. Other Wildkits who have played this season, include Mimi Herrick, Mina Dizdarevic, Kate Friedman, Rachel Lott, Laurel O’Hare, Sam Rhodes, Natalie Long, Ava Santos-Volpe and Hilda Arellano.
Photos by Lynn Trautmann, LTPhoto Evanston