Tennis team prepares for Conference

Dalton Gackle, Sports Editor

May 7, 2014

After one of its most successful seasons last year, the boys tennis team is hoping to carry that momentum into this year. Doing well in Conference is the main goal. “I would like us to do as well as, if not better than, our fifth place at Conference last year,” said head coach Jill Tomasello. There...

Track athletes off and running

Connor Sinclair, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2014

The track team is off and running as both the girls and boys teams strive to reach new heights with returning and incoming athletes. The track season has started off well with both young and old athletes surpassing expectations and achieving outstanding times. “So far we have had some athletes...

Bass fishing finishes season

Ryan Cotter, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2014

The bass fishing team had a year of tough tournaments, with all of the members making this year the best that it could be. One of the tournaments was at Lake Carlyle, and the team produced a nice bag of 5.37 pounds. Among others, the team performed well, and all of the fishers thoroughly enjoyed fishing...

Baseball prepares for Regionals

Baseball prepares for Regionals

Steven Smart, Production Editor

May 7, 2014

The boys baseball team had high expectations going into this year, and they are not going to let a slow start derail them from their goal. Currently, the team sits at 6-10 and 2-1 in conference. To begin the year, the team participated in the Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports Spring Training Program,...

New sports added beginning fall of 2014

Dalton Gackle, Sports Editor

May 7, 2014

Next year, North is adding two new sports to the athletic program. Starting in the fall of 2014, girls golf will be an official program, and boys bowling will be added in the winter. The question is, why are new sports being added now? “We have been asking for additional sports and opportunities...

Softball starting to find their groove

Softball starting to find their groove

David Graham, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2014

the season, the softball team is focused and ready to move forward with their season. Currently, the team has a record of 6-4-1. “Since the season has started, we have overcome some adversity, which has made us a stronger team. We just picked up a big win against Crystal Lake Central (2-1) and are...

Girls soccer looking to hit their stride

Girls soccer looking to hit their stride

Steven Smart, Production Editor

May 7, 2014

After storming out of the gate with three consecutive shutout victories and winning four of their first six, the girls soccer team has cooled off a bit, currently sitting at a record of 8-8. The team has focused on maintaining an aggressive, fast paced style of game. When played well, the team has...

A professional view

Sean Smart, Executive Editor

May 7, 2014

The NFL draft is set to begin Thursday, May 8, and while the Chicago Bears have made some nice moves this offseason to sure up their defense, which gave up nearly 30 points a game last year and ranked last or next to last in several defensive statistical categories, Phil Emery will have some serious ...

Red out lacrosse game to support Wes Leonard Heart Foundation

April 2, 2014

Come and support Graylake North for the very first Red Out Lacrosse Game to help benefit the Wes Leonard Heart Foundation.  All donations go toward helping schools buy AEDs and creat better and mroe accurate EKGs and other cardiac testing equipemnt. The game is on Friday, April 11, at 5:30 at Grayslake...

Spring Sports Begin Indoors

Connor Sinclair, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2014

The inclement weather this year has posed many difficulties to the several spring sports teams and their seasons. The recent weather has been horrendous, with freezing temperatures and constant snow. Yet teams have been able to maneuver around it in the past and are determined to not let the weather...

Latinos Stand Up holds annual soccer tournament

Justice Westfall, Advertising Manager

March 17, 2014

Team Freshman was claimed winner of the annual LSU soccer tournament as Latino Stand Up participated in its annual LSU soccer tournament, held on Wednesday, February 26th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. “We ask students and teachers to put together a team and enter.   Then the teams play each other in a...

Two bowlers place well at State competition

Two bowlers place well at State competition

Steven Smart, Production Editor

March 17, 2014

           The bowling team capped off a very impressive season by sending two bowlers, sophomore Jess Vaughn and junior Sarah Littleton, to the State tournament.                 Out of 900 individual bowlers, the representatives from North posted outstanding marks. Littleton plac...

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