Pony Express News

Morton sports funded unequally

Anthony Ambriz and Andres Moreno

October 17, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Funding for Morton sports programs are entirely from the school’s own pockets. The individuals in the team go their own way to generate a portion of funds through fundraisers.    J.Sterling Morton High School, a public school recognized for its massive minority attendance, (principally Latinos a...

Mustangs soccer continues battle against Naperville Huskies

Hector Perez, Israel Carranza, Jose Arellano, and Ramon Robles

October 17, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

After playing the Goal4theGoal tournament the Morton mustangs now rank 14th nationwide and 2nd in the state.  As of now the record for the boys' varsity team has been 16-2-1 coming off a Pepsi Showdown championship win, t...

Morton to host rugby championship, again

America Zamora, reporter

April 10, 2018

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

  It's rugby repeat:  Morton will host the 2018 rugby state championship game again this year. In the recent years, our Morton community has been under the rumors that we are going to host the high school rugby state championship. Last year, Mort...

Student athletes work hard for scholarships

Celine Martinez, Reporter

April 9, 2018

Filed under Community, Sports, Sports Showcase

It's that time of the year when athletic scholarships determine where thousands of seniors will be heading to for their first year of college -- and we have our share of athletes competing (and winning) these scholarships. Only...