Tennis works hard for success

Miranda Rogina, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


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The tennis team is off to a winning start this year, and the girls are having fun while working hard to keep up the success. “The friendships which are formed between all of the girls is something that would definitely make new girls want to come out for the team,” said junior Lucy Dalton. The...

Fall season prepares cheer for competitions

Fall season prepares cheer for competitions

Lena Huynh, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


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As the Knights Cheer team begin their season with competitions slowly approaching, the team practices harder than before. The cheerleading team is hoping the team to be top in their division this year. “The skills and talent we have written down shows that we should do well in our division. We can ...

Girls cross country hopes for success

Girls cross country hopes for success

Miranda Rogina, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


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The girls cross country team pushes each other to make this fall a winning season while having fun along the way. “I feel like our team is already like a family. They are always there to support each other and help each other when they need it. We always are encouraging toward each other,” said...

Boys cross country gets new head coach

Boys cross country gets new head coach

Blake Barreca, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


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The boys varsity cross country team gets a new head coach this year and gains a lot of new talent. Anthony DeStephano is the new head coach, but he is not a complete stranger to the cross county team because as of last year he was the girls distance track coach here at North and the assistant cross...

North welcomes new football coach

Nadia Hernandez, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Grayslake North welcomes new head varsity coach, Sam Baker, to the family. Coming all the way from Minnesota, Baker has always dreamed of becoming a football coach. “I had always wanted to become a football coach. One of my biggest influences to even become one was from my college football coach,” Bake...

Boys golf hopes to accomplish goals

Emily Huculak, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2017


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Hitting it into the season, boys golf hopes to have a strong start to the fall season. Assistant coach Troy Harper helps the boys get ready for the matches. “We work on basic skills and having them play. Golf is a sport you have to play to get better. Whether it’s playing around or you’re in...

Girls golf works to improve individually and as a team

Ellen Stojak, Managing Editor

September 26, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The girls golf program works toward personal and team goals as they work through their season. Girls golf has competed sixteen times. Their best finish is sixth place at the District 117 Invite. Their low team score in duals is a 199 shot against Grant. “Our main goal is to continue improving our...

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...

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