Connor Smith
Connor Smith is a senior and the Stampede's spotlight editor. He is thrilled to return for his second year on staff, as he previously served as sports editor during the 2016-17 school year. Aside from the Stampede, Connor also is a member of Metea's Chamber Choir and Madrigals group, in addition to being a FreshConnect mentor. He loves music, travel, sports and is interested in pursuing journalism as a post-secondary goal.

Connor Smith, Spotlight Editor

May 15, 2018
Kane County Cougars showcase excellence in sports and entertainment (Story/Media)
Apr 02, 2018
Justin Timberlake brings ‘the woods’ to Chicago (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2018
Unified basketball thrives at state, creates special meaning for seniors (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
MV After Hours (Media)
Jan 25, 2018
Join Newspaper: A letter from a senior (Media)
Jan 19, 2018
Why a re-tool may be necessary for a struggling Chicago Blackhawks team (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
U2 remains relevant and evolves its sound with “Songs of Experience” (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Students express mixed opinions on how Veteran’s Day should be honored (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
A behind-the-scenes look at Audrey II: the “man-eating plant” (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Boys’ cross country races to finish the season strong (Media)
Oct 05, 2017
Eight Chicago Blackhawks games every fan should watch (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
Thomas Kuhn demonstrates his passion of sports through Special Olympics and Unified Soccer. (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Readiness Days jump start the new year (Story)
May 19, 2017
Ultimate Frisbee continues to succeed and expects positive results at State. (Story)
May 04, 2017
Boys’ track takes pride in recent success and looks to end the season on a high note (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Girls’ soccer opens season with a capitalizing victory (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
March Madness aims to continue its excitement and thrilling surprises (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Former NFL player J.R. Niklos aims to inspire local athletes at Acceleration Sports (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Wrestling thrives at conference and looks to continue their success (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Special Olympics help “Pack the Stands” in victory over staff (Story)
Dec 12, 2016
2016’s top moments in sports (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
This IS the year: a look back at a historic Cubs championship (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
Girls’ cross country brings in success and looks to build for the future (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Why “this could be the year”: a 2016 Cubs playoff preview (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Livingston inspires, and gives students a new outlook on music (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Soccer gives back, and pays it forward (Story)
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