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Alumni Spotlight: Back from injury, Volpentesta sees action in Big Ten

by Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

It may have taken two years, but redshirt sophomore Cristian Volpentesta finally knows what it’s like to play in front of a Big Ten crowd. 

The Highland Park native redshirted his first year with the University of...

Alumni Spotlight: HP native finds new voice on UTRGV women’s soccer team

by Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Maile Lunardi found her voice with the Vaqueros.

Lunardi, a 2017 graduate of Highland Park High School, opted to redshirt her freshman year with the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s women’s soccer program in...

Going Places: Local soccer player fights past illness to reach D-I program

by Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

From the time she was 4 years old Guiliana Cunningham has played soccer. 

Her passion for the sport grew as she got older, and after watching her brother play club she knew that was where she wanted to be too.

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