The Pacer

Standing in the hall of fame

Greg Off, Food Critic

April 27, 2015

Although he was a big athlete in high school, Jim Rucks never expected to end up coaching football for high school athletes. Even though he was a three sport athlete in college, Rucks never anticipated making a living out of his talents. Now, as a coach at Rolling Meadows, Rucks is going to be inducted...

Dancing queens

Ben McKinney, Opinions Editor

February 25, 2015

The Rolling Meadows High School poms team competed in State on Jan. 30 and 31 at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, Ill. The team placed 20th in the State competition. Along with the many other thrills of performing, the team felt successful in their endeavors at the state competition, earning...

Walking on water

Walking on water

Nidhi Thakkar, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

“We all had the same vision this season. Getting an MSL East champs banner under our name in the gym, which is currently empty,” sophomore Filip Pancerz said. With hard work, determination and a goal set in their minds, this year’s varsity boys swim and dive team set Rolling Meadows High School...

Big bows, even bigger dreams

Big bows, even bigger dreams

Nidhi Thakkar, Staff writer

February 23, 2015

For the second year in a row, the RMHS cheerleading team won the Mid-Suburban League (MSL) champion title. Adding to their victories, the team took second place at Sectionals, which was hosted here at Rolling Meadows. With this achievement, the team also qualified to compete at the State championship...

DESPITE LOSS OF SENIOR LEADERSHIP, MUSTANGS THRIVE

DESPITE LOSS OF SENIOR LEADERSHIP, MUSTANGS THRIVE

Ryan Kramp, Co-online editor

February 6, 2015

The girls basketball team has started off their season with a record of 6-2, and it looks like it could be another great season for the Mustangs. “The season is going really well,” senior Jamie Berry said. “We are doing definitely doing better than anyone expected to, which is exciting.” ...

Starting off with a splash

Starting off with a splash

Sarah Deitelhoff, Editor in chief

February 4, 2015

Few teams can say they made school history and broke two records in one day. The boys swim team is one of the exceptions. Affectionately called the “Dream Team” by Head Coach Monika Chiappetta, the boys are led by an experienced group of seniors, including Jake Barson, Tim McDonough, Alex Nikitin,...

Hitting the mat

Hitting the mat

Nidhi Thakkar, Staff writer

February 4, 2015

Placing sixth in the Mid-Suburban League in the 2013-2014 season, this year’s wrestling team is anticipating a favorable season. With many returning players as well as newcomers, the team is working hard to improve and wrestle to their fullest potential. The team kicked off their season in late...

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