Wrestling team moves on to Sectionals

Wrestling team moves on to Sectionals

Evan Garrett, Sports Editor

February 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

While winter sports are slowly coming to a close, the wrestling team continues to have extremely high expectations for Sectionals and even possibly State. In these next few weeks, athletes will begin to take all their hard work since November and put it into action for the opportunity to participate in the IHSA tournaments. ...

Coach Wood Retires

Declan Peterson, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Coach Steve Wood has resigned as head varsity football coach after leading Grayslake North’s program from the very beginning. Over the past ten years, there has been a familiar sight on the Grayslake North sideline, Mr. Steve Wood. Recently though, he has stepped down after leading the progr...

Girls basketball on a roll with winning streak

Aidan Walsh, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


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Girls basketball continues the season with a winning record of 15-9. The girls are hoping to advance to Regionals after their remaining conference games. Girls basketball is a fast sport, but keeping up with the other team isn’t a problem for the North Knights. Typically, the girls practice after...

Boys basketball pursues Regionals

Boys basketball pursues Regionals

Anthony Dorsey, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With a little over a month left for the boys basketball season, things are looking promising with a 14-6 record overall and record of 6-3 in conference. The team had set simple goals at the beginning of the season, keeping the game simple. “Our goal is to take each game one at a time and one practice...

Boys Bowling looks to next season

Jack Van Reck, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


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The boys bowling team’s season has come to an end at Regionals. Despite the team not advancing to Sectionals, hope will not falter as they now look toward the future. The young team is excited to see what next season holds. Since the boys bowling program began three years ago, they have consistently...

Spring athletes begin training for season

Evan Garrett, Sports Editor

February 7, 2017


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With the winter sports slowly coming to a close on their season, the spring athletes are waking up at the crack of dawn and hitting the weight room throughout the course of the week in preparation for the ultimate season that awaits them. “[Conditioning] helps get you ready for the upcoming season...

Head football coach retires after 12 years

Declan Peterson, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

Coach Steve Wood has resigned as head varsity football coach after leading Grayslake North’s program from the very beginning. Over the past ten years, there has been a familiar sight on the Grayslake North sideline, Mr. Steve Wood. Recently, though, he has stepped down after leading the program for...

Dance Team competes at IHSA Sectional

Dance Team competes at IHSA Sectional

Kaylee Hanebuth, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 21st, the dance team competed and hosted the IHSA Sectional Competition. This is a very important competition for the dance team because it determines if the dance team advances to the IHSA State Competition held in Bloomington, Illinois. “Our team has been working hard since the s...

Cheer team qualifies for State

Cheer team qualifies for State

Tyrah Domingo and Erin McBriarty

January 30, 2017


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The cheer team competed at Sectionals on Saturday, January 28, and placed second, securing their spot at State. “We have worked so many hours this week. Last week on Friday we had our choreographer from San Fran come work with us, and then the other day we had him FaceTime with us. We have been w...

Boys bowling team competes at Regionals

Anthony Hoye-Dorsey, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2017


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The Knights fall short of advancing to Sectionals by just thirty pins, as Senior Danny Yates advances as an individual for the third year in a row. The team fell in 5th place just missing the cut of the top four teams as the Knights fell apart in the second half of the day. They held a fifty pin lead a...

Boys bowling places 14th at Viking Invite

Anthony Hoye-Dorsey, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2016


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Boys bowling was looking to bring home hardware at the 2016 Viking Invite on Saturday, December 10. This was the third time Grayslake was represented at this tournament, and from the start, it looked like a promising day for the Knights. Four out of 5 players hit over 200, and the Knights ended up ...

Winter Sports Preview

Ashley Rayan, Executive Editor

December 6, 2016


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