Girls bowling advances one bowler to Sectionals

Courtney Mettler, Sports Editor

February 12, 2019


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The girls bowling team is currently wrapping up their season, one in which they focused on rebuilding and setting new goals. The team says that although they fell short of some of their goals, they still take pride in the process they have made and the many successes they did have. New goals were set...

Boys wrestling ends regular season; one wrestler qualifies for State

Boys wrestling ends regular season; one wrestler qualifies for State

Isaiah McIntyre, Features Editor

February 12, 2019


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With an overall record of 13-13-1, the boys wrestling team finished their regular season on a strong note. Regionals were held on February 2 at Lakes Community High School. Sectionals began February 8 at Antioch. State will then be held on February 14. Senior Adam Blonski was one of the wrestlers who...

Varsity boys basketball defeats Round Lake

Varsity boys basketball defeats Round Lake

Maggie Walker, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


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The boys basketball team faced one of their rivals, the Round Lake Panthers, on Tuesday, February 5. The game ended with North taking home a win with the score being 65 to 50. The game started off with a jumpball ending with North getting a hand on the ball, thus beginning the game. The team starts o...

Cheer team performs at State competition

Cheer team performs at State competition

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2019


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This year on February 1, the cheer team went to IHSA cheer state and made it to the second day by placing in the top ten teams. Cheer practices all year round with summer camps, conditioning for the winter season in fall, and cheering at sporting events. The team put their practice to use and placed thir...

Varsity dance competes at Grant, Central

Varsity dance competes at Grant, Central

Gracie Schultz, Production Editor

January 18, 2019


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The varsity dance team went into a full weekend starting on January 11 placing fourth at Grant during the NLCC conference competition and completing their weekend on January 13 ,placing fifth at the Central competition. Both of these competitions were a way for the team to prepare themselves for t...

Cheer prepares for competition

Cheer prepares for competition

Emily Huculak, Sports Editor

December 11, 2018


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Confidence is the key for cheerleading, and by hard work, they can accomplish anything. The cheer team has created goals for this year’s season in order to push themselves to become better. “I would say our team goals this year is to be confident in what we’re doing on the mat so we can put out...

Swimmer represents North at Sectional competition

Swimmer represents North at Sectional competition

Jasmine Monda, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


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Junior Maya Haubrich represented North at the swimming sectional competition on Saturday November 10th.   North doesn’t have a swim team, but swimmers can compete for North at the sectional and state level. Junior Maya Haubrich has been swimming for North for her whole high school career,...

Dance sets goals

Dance sets goals

Gracie Shultz, Production Editor

December 11, 2018


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Scoring third and fourth place at their first competition, the varsity dance team began the competition season at Wheaton North high school on November 11. “I think [placing third] helped to boost overall morale and show us that our hard work has started to pay off, so we need to keep doing what...

Cross Country runners reflect on season

Nadia Hernandez, Features Editor

December 11, 2018


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The three runners who qualified for State have all earned titles at the IHSA meet. Senior Caroline Riss was one of the State qualifiers for cross country and placed 22 at the IHSA meet. Riss found motivation and confidence through cross country. “I tried so many sports before I found cross country....

Cross country runners advance to State

Cross country runners advance to State

Emily Huculak and Jasmine Monda, Sports Editor and Staff Editor

October 30, 2018


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Seniors Caroline and Connor Riss and junior Kelli Tosic qualified for the State cross country meet at the Sectional meet on October 27. Overall at Sectionals, the girls finished in 12th place while the boys finished in eighth place. “As a team, both boys and girls teams ran very well, as you can...

Soccer wins NLCC Conference Title

Soccer wins NLCC Conference Title

Isaiah McIntyre, Features Editor

October 30, 2018


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The varsity soccer team became the Northern Lake County Conference champions on October 2. This brought them into regional play. North varsity soccer had a hard fought playoff game against Wauconda, but fell short 2-1. The playoff game was on October 17 at Antioch High School. Coach DeCaluwe was proud of his...

Girls tennis ends with a successful season

Gracie Schultz, Production Editor

October 30, 2018


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Girls tennis reached many goals that they had set at the beginning of the season. “We ended up with the winning record. We finished 9 and 5 on the year, which is awesome. Anytime you finish with a winning record that says something about your team. [There’s] definitely been a nice progression. Every...

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