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  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)
  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)
  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)
Do We Really Have Hawk Pride?

Do We Really Have Hawk Pride?

Kahliah Wright, Staff Writer September 15, 2022

Several athletes from different sports have had a similar experience; some Hillcrest athletes don't feel supported unless they’re winning.  For example, football player, Natanhiel Logan said, “I...

Hawks Baseball

Hawks Baseball

Kendall Price, Staff Writer May 5, 2022

Are you ready for some Hawks baseball? Spring sports are finally upon us, and we’re starting things off with baseball. While the Hawks baseball program has struggled over the years, posting a negative...

Members of the 2021-22 Hawks Baseball Team: Leterious Hall, Isaiah Harris, Tyson Rose, Delvon Harvey, Deion Boyce, Jayden Mims, & Jamier Lee

Hawks Rebuilding

Leterious Hall and Bryce Tillery April 29, 2022

Hillcrest is not a well-known school when it comes to baseball, but we have some young talented players that are giving the Hawks a new identity. Your Hawks started off the season 3-11 with an upcoming...

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Hawks Basketball Top Dawgs of the South Suburbs?

Kendall Price, Staff Writer December 16, 2021

Head coach Don Houston has done a great job of assembling the best prospects in the south Suburban area. Players like Senior shooting guard Aa’Reyon Munir-Jones, and St. Rita transfer Center Darrion...

Jayden Dillworth, weight class 285lb, after a win against Evergreen Park.

Stepping Up to the Mat

Cha’Anna Kassim, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

Starting in November, the new upcoming wrestling season has begun! But this year things are looking a little different.  With a nicely stacked roster this year of freshmen and sophomores, the Hillcrest...

Next Up Hawks: A Preview of Hillcrest Basketball

Next Up Hawks: A Preview of Hillcrest Basketball

Leterious Hall and Bryce Tillery November 14, 2021

With the highly anticipated basketball season coming up, players are very anxious to get on the court and dominate the competition. The last time Hillcrest Hawks have won a championship was 2010, but that’s...

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Corona Season Activities

Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer December 22, 2020

‘Tis the season all around, and upon every boy and girl’s face is a frown. Why might that be, you may ask...there’s no winter sports going on because corona stopped that plan.  There’s no doubt...

Hillcrest Winter Sports

Hillcrest Winter Sports

Malik Brandon, Staff Writer November 10, 2020

As fall comes to an end and winter approaches the Hillcrest Hawks prepare for their winter sports. The only question that remains is: Which sports will be played on schedule and how will they be played? ...

Bowling Hawk State Finals Appearance

Bowling Hawk State Finals Appearance

February 5, 2020

Junior boys’ bowler Malik Brandon had quite the 2019-2020 season. His 201 pin season average led the team, but his leadership, sportsmanship, and positive attitude towards his teammates, coaches, and...

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Lady Hawks Top Argonauts

Aaliyah Doss, Staff Writer December 13, 2019

Yesterday, the Lady Hawks basketball team defeated the Argo Argonauts in an intense game with the final score of 62-61. Highlights included: Trinity Duckworth 17 points, Tahlor Sutton 18 points and freshmen...

Hawks Track & Field 2020: A Preview

Hawks Track & Field 2020: A Preview

James Edgecombe, Staff Writer December 10, 2019

The Hillcrest Hawks Track & Field team has started conditioning and preparing for a shot at the state championship this year. Practice is being held right after school, three days out of the week,...

Hillcrest Gets New Dugouts

Hillcrest Gets New Dugouts

Alexis Allen, Staff Writer November 9, 2019

For years, Hillcrest softball had yet to receive any updates to the softball fields. After playing here for 3 years, I figured we would never see new dugouts, but, at the beginning of the school...

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