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The student news publication of Libertyville High School

Drops of Ink

The student news publication of Libertyville High School

Drops of Ink

Matt Smith

Matt Smith, Online Editor

Hello my name is Matt Smith, and I am the online editor this year. Outside of DOI, I am
involved in Track and Cross Country.

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The Yerkes-Dodson Law is the relationship between both arousal and performance. This shows that an athlete’s performance increases with mental arousal up to a certain limit.

Cockiness V. Confidence

Matt Smith, Online Editor
April 18, 2019
Crosstown Classic

Crosstown Classic

Matt Smith, Online Editor
March 7, 2019

The LHS Sports Hall-of-Fame

Matt Smith, Online Editor
December 13, 2018
Many teams such as girl’s cross country take advantage of the popular non-profit organization here in Libertyville, Feed My Starving Children, where they pack food for developing nations.

Athletes give back to the community

Matt Smith, Online Editor
November 8, 2018
Junior Kylie Nolan keenly focuses on the competition as she and her partner, senior Anna Wolski, anticipates their serve.

Girls Tennis

Matt Smith, Online Editor
September 27, 2018
Wonder Boy

‘Wonder’ Boy

Matt Smith, Sports Editor
April 17, 2018
Drew Peterson celebrates with his teammates, who are ecstatic after a huge 3-point shot, during their home game against conference opponent Lake Zurich.

Libertyville’s Mr.Basketball

Matt Smith, Sports Editor
March 13, 2018
LHS students, specifically football players and marching band members, have been taking a knee during the national anthem to protest inequality throughout the nation.

[Photo] Rise to kneel

Olivia Gauvin, Staff Writer
November 14, 2017
According to school policy, athletes are required to wear shirts at all times, and articles of clothing such as sports bras or crop tops are prohibited.

Free the Nips

Matt Smith, Sports Editor
October 24, 2017
Athletes are accepted into ivy league universities, despite not having the grades to be accepted.

[Photo] Academics > Athletics

Lola Akinlade, Features Editor
October 24, 2017

A Walk Through LHS Sports History

Matt Smith, Sports Editor
September 26, 2017
Another Wildcat Graduates

Another Wildcat Graduates

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017
Originally taken as a photo by Maria Thames, Sweitzer was asked to design himself based off the photo; this was the result.

Nate’s Niche

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
April 27, 2017
Minds Made up Before Tryouts?

Minds Made up Before Tryouts?

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Mr. Kevin ONeill

Mr. Kevin O’Neill

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Nathan Rosenberg

Nathan Rosenberg

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Kevin Pilman

Kevin Pilman

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Jake Slater

Jake Slater

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Alex Hecksher-Gomez

Alex Hecksher-Gomez

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Mr. Jonathan Malats

Mr. Jonathan Malats

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Photo courtesy of Visual Image Photography

Zachary Neir

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017
As the deadline for voter registration approaches, students begin to decide who to vote for president.

Lake County Voting: How and Where

Matt Smith, Staff Writer
October 27, 2016
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