Soccer kicks off the season with fresh goals

Soccer kicks off the season with fresh goals

Emily Huculak, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2017


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Soccer kicks off the season with new goals and great passion for fall season this year. Head varsity coach Adam DeCaluwe explains the upcoming season and how the boys are always on the move to improve. “My goal is for them is to improve every single day, from practice to practice and day to day,” DeCaluw...

Cross country team competes at Lake County Invitational

Blake, Staff Reporter

September 1, 2017


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Ryan Shroeder (Top), Seneca Lawson (Middle), and Connor Riss (Bottom) all ran in the varsity race at the Lake County Invitational on Wednesday, August 30th....

Senior competes at State for gymnastics

Christian Borowicz, Staff Reporter

May 16, 2017


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Senior Danny O’Donnell recently competed for gymnastics sectionals at Palatine High School. He competed in all-around, rings, and high bar. He received third place in high bar, fifth place on rings, and fifth place in all-around. “Overall, I did pretty well. I had a few mistakes the first day but came back and...

Athletes move on to play at the next level

Anthony Dorsey, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2017


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While the year is winding down, to some senior athletes, this may be the last time that they will be with the team they are on now for the school. But for a select few, this is only the beginning. These students have put in a tremendous amount of time and are prepared to make their skill to the next...

Lacrosse remains undefeated

Evan Garrett, Sports Editor

May 10, 2017


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The Knights lacrosse team has taken the game to an entire new level this season with their continuous wins within and outside the Northern Lake County Conference. Undefeated, the boys are striving to make it past Regionals and possibly take the Class 3A State title. “Our overall team goal is to...

Boys tennis wins conference champion title

Boys tennis wins conference champion title

Erin McBriarty, Production Editor

May 10, 2017


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Varsity tennis has started their season off with the early winning stats of 10-3. The boys have been working hard since the beginning of March to get in shape for the season. In a recent meet against Antioch, varsity tennis came out with a win to add to their record. “Tennis is a completely different...

Girls track looks to advance individuals to State competition

Girls track looks to advance individuals to State competition

Ashley Rayan, Executive Editor

May 10, 2017


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Girls track is rounding off a successful season with multiple school record holders, all-conference athletes and hopefully, State qualifiers at Sectionals next week. The track team has been optimistic all season, finally manifesting in success at Conference. “There were so many medals to pass out!...

Boys track ends season with wins, school records, young team

Boys track ends season with wins, school records, young team

Anthony Dorsey, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2017


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The boys track season is winding down, but the team is still on a hit streak. As senior Liam O’Connell set the school record for the mile, and fellow senior Griffin Gawenda set the school record for his long jump, the team is in mid-season form and looking good. “Since the beginning of the season...

Baseball looks to continue success

Baseball looks to continue success

Declan Peterson, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2017


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After a successful Florida spring break trip, baseball looks to continue their success into conference play. “In Florida, we got to play in some great weather and grew closer together over the week at Disney,” said senior Jack Van Reck. Varsity went 4-1, and had highlight games including: win...

Soccer looks to improve from past season

Soccer looks to improve from past season

Jack Van Reck, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2017


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A new season brings along with it new challenges for any sports team, but girls soccer is determined to get past them and dominate the competition. After an impressive season last year, building upon the triumphs will only better this team moving forward. “We have continued to play with the same...

Summer camps prepare new and returning athletes

Tyrah Domingo, Features Editor

May 9, 2017


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Over the summer of 2017, there will be a variety of different athletic camps in order to prepare the athletes for the seasons to follow. The camps are organized and directed by the head coaches and athletic directors. “There are head coaches for each sport who help plan when and where the camps are...

Second year program continues to improve

Second year program continues to improve

Aidan Walsh, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2017


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After just getting settled into the new program, varsity coach Nikki Kirchway and junior varsity coach Jill Grunloh work together to prepare this year’s new boys volleyball team for victory. This is a second year program at the school. “I’ve seen huge improvements from last year’s season, and...

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