The student news site of Antioch Community High School.
  • The Race to 271
    National and World News

    The Race to 271

    Lauren Bluthardt, Tom Tom Staff

    September 26, 2016

    Democratic/Republican Both Republican presidential-nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential-nominee Hillary Clinton are spending a substantial amount of time and money suppressing their past negative statements, actions and partnerships. According to the Washington Post, Clinton’s long-stan... READ MORE »»

  • 10 Things You Need to Know for Monday, September 26
    Local and Community News, National and World News, School News

    10 Things You Need to Know for Monday, September 26

    Jack Connelly, Digital Director

    September 25, 2016

    1. FOOTBALL KEEPS STREAK ALIVE The Sequoit varsity football team improved to 5-0 with a 49-14 victory over Grayslake Central High School on Friday night. The team opened the game up with a 35-0 lead at halftime. Antioch will play at Round Lake next Friday. 2. JOLIE, PITT DIVORCE AFTER TWO YEARS ... READ MORE »»

    Marlins pitcher José Fernández pitches on September 20, 2016. Fernández died in a boating accident on Sunday.

    AP Photo/Alan Diaz

  • Protests continue in Charlotte, North Carolina
    National and World News

    Protests continue in Charlotte, North Carolina

    Lauren Bluthardt, Tom Tom Staff

    September 25, 2016

    On Thursday afternoon, North Carolina declared itself as being in a state of emergency from violent demonstrations that shook up the nation following a fatal shooting. After a Charlotte police officer reportedly shot and killed 43-year old Keith Scott, father of 7, in Charlotte on Tuesday, an uproar... READ MORE »»

    Protesters block I-277 during 5th day of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina.

    AP: Jeff Siner

  • Illinois Education Budget Crisis
    Local and Community News

    Illinois Education Budget Crisis

    Gabrielle Kalisz, News Editor

    September 23, 2016

    Throughout the years of this Illinois financial deficit, the amount of debt Illinois collected has grown dramatically. Since 2010, the state of Illinois has racked up a balance of over 768 million dollars needing to be paid to state school systems. This means that for every student attending public ... READ MORE »»

  • Voices from Venezuela
    National and World News

    Voices from Venezuela

    Rachel Beckman, News Editor

    September 23, 2016

    Having the largest oil reserves in the world and the beautiful terrain of both snow-capped mountains and Caribbean beaches, Venezuela thrived as a prospering country in the late 1900s, easily passing up its neighboring Spanish and Portuguese speaking nations in South America. However, the reduction of ... READ MORE »»

    In this June, 2016 photo, a boy carries two pineapples he found in the trash area to his family. Most Venezuelan families only receive 2-3 nourishing meals a week because of the scarcity of food resulting from the country's economic crisis.

    AP: Fernando Llano

  • The Tradition Continues
    Local and Community News

    The Tradition Continues

    Rachel Beckman and Lauren Bluthardt

    September 23, 2016

    Although football games dominate the minds of a majority of students for the first few months of school, homecoming is a week-long event that sets students up for a hopeful beginning of the year. “The atmosphere was hype,” sophomore Sebastian Schofield said. “Everyone enjoys the dance and gets ready... READ MORE »»

Sports

Girls Golf Falls Short in Tournament

Branden Gallimore, Tom Tom Staff

The lady Sequoits, led by senior Hannah Cook, fell...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Girls Cross Country Gives Their All

September 26, 2016

Golf Drives in Another Win

September 26, 2016

Running Out of Time

September 23, 2016

Girls Cross Country Falls Short in their Second Conference Meet

September 22, 2016

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Lifestyles

Do it Yourself: Apple Cider Doughnuts

Chloe Moritz, Tom Tom Staff

To start off, take two red apples and wash and core...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Best Horror Movies to Watch During October

September 26, 2016

The Shining “The Shining” is a 1980 horror film that ...  Read More »

Sleep: The Secret to Success

September 26, 2016

Hardly any high school student can go through a full ...  Read More »

College Application Craze

September 26, 2016

College applications can be stressful; it is hard t...  Read More »

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, September 24

    Field Hockey

    ACHS 0 - Lake Forest Academy 4

  • Friday, September 23

    Football

    ACHS 49 - Grayslake Central 14

  • Thursday, September 22

    Boys Soccer

    ACHS 2 - Round Lake 3

  • Thursday, September 22

    Girls Tennis

    ACHS 6 - Lakes 1

  • Thursday, September 22

    Girls Volleyball

    ACHS 1 - Grayslake Central 2

  • Wednesday, September 21

    Girls Golf

    ACHS 217 - Lakes 225

  • Tuesday, September 20

    Boys Soccer

    ACHS 0 - Grayslake Central 1

  • Tuesday, September 20

    Boys Golf

    ACHS 186 - Grant 176

  • Tuesday, September 20

    Field Hockey

    ACHS 2 - Homewood-Flossmoor 0

  • Monday, September 19

    Boys Soccer

    ACHS 0 - Wetosha Central 1

  • Monday, September 19

    Girls Volleyball

    ACHS 2 - Larkin 1

  • Monday, September 19

    Girls Tennis

    ACHS 2 - Warren 5

  • Saturday, September 17

    Girls Cross Country

    ACHS 10th out of 23

  • Saturday, September 17

    Girls Volleyball

    ACHS 2nd place

  • Friday, September 16

    Boys Soccer

    ACHS 0 - Mchenry 4

Are you going to the away football game against Grayslake Central this Friday?

  • Yes (42%, 5 Votes)
  • No (58%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 12

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Upcoming Games

Tue, Sep 27
Boys Soccer
vs. Lakes at Home

Tue, Sep 27
Boys Golf
vs. Wauconda at Away

Tue, Sep 27
Boys Golf
vs. Lakes at Away

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News

The Race to 271

Lauren Bluthardt, Tom Tom Staff

Democratic/Republican Both Republican presidential-nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential-nominee Hillary Clinton are spending a substantial amount of time and money suppressing their past ...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

10 Things You Need to Know for Monday, September 26

Jack Connelly, Digital Director

1. FOOTBALL KEEPS STREAK ALIVE The Sequoit varsity football team improved to 5-0 with a 49-14 victory over Grayslake Central High School on Friday night. The team opened the game up with a 35-0 lead a...  Read More »

September 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Protests continue in Charlotte, North Carolina

Lauren Bluthardt, Tom Tom Staff

On Thursday afternoon, North Carolina declared itself as being in a state of emergency from violent demonstrations that shook up the nation following a fatal shooting. After a Charlotte police officer repo...  Read More »

September 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Recent News Stories

Illinois Education Budget Crisis

September 23, 2016

Voices from Venezuela

September 23, 2016

The Tradition Continues

September 23, 2016

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Perspectives

Obsessions

TOM TOM LISTS: Sports Fashion

Abigail Ellsworth, Tom Tom Staff

Many people work out or play sports, and fashion comes along when choosing what to wear to the gym. From shorts to tank tops to compression wear and leggings, everyone has...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

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The student news site of Antioch Community High School.
The student news site of Antioch Community High School.