Boys track works to beat personal records

Boys track works to beat personal records

Morgan Buckley, News Editor

March 17, 2020

Boys track and field focused on unity as a team this season, working together to beat personal records.  The boys have gone to a total of two meets and have continued to support each other.  “The support among our athletes and the performance improvement really stood out to me this season. O...

Girls track finishes successful indoor season

Girls track finishes successful indoor season

Miranda Rogina, Features Editor

March 17, 2020

This season, the girls track team is working towards not only winning, but also becoming better athletes overall. Each person on the team has set personal goals, along with full team goals. “The season for the girls track team is going very good overall. We have been working our best, and winning...

Player Profile: Timothy Ryno

Player Profile: Timothy Ryno

Danielle Broege, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2020

Senior Timothy Ryno started his sports career because he was inspired by Micheal Jordan. Timothy doesn’t know where he’s going to college yet, but he plans to continue playing sports in his future. Timothy Ryno is a three sport athlete, who is a driven player on and off the court. He works hard...

Player Profile: Sydney Swiercz

Player Profile: Sydney Swiercz

Jasmine Monda, Sports Editor

March 16, 2020

Sydney Swiercz is a senior at Grayslake North who competed in the IHSA Sectionals on February 15. Even though she didn’t move onto State, she still has a passion for the sport and will continue to compete and love it. “Bowling makes me happy because I love the game and the competition, especially...

Three wrestlers compete at State

Three wrestlers compete at State

Michelle Szul, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2020

Since head varsity coach Collin McKillip has started coaching wrestling at Grayslake North, the team has gone to State consecutively for six years. This year, three seniors were sent down to compete. The three seniors were Jake Jozwiak, Alex Castiglia, and Nicholas Kozanecki. “I was with these three seniors ...

Boys swimming competes at Sectionals

Boys swimming competes at Sectionals

Claire Armstrong, Entertainment Editor

March 16, 2020

Grayslake North may not have a pool, but that has not stopped the boys swim team from advancing in the swim tournament. The team has only three people and no official coach, and the competitions are all volunteer, but so far Grayslake North has left other schools floundering to keep up. “Feb. 22...

Varsity basketball wins game against Central 47 to 39

Gracie Schultz, Co-Executive Editor

February 12, 2020

On Tuesday, February 4, the varsity basketball team played against Grayslake Central High School, and after a game filled with teamwork, they ended the game winning 47-39. They had previously played Central before that, and with those games ending in the loss for the Knights, the team came back tou...

Cheer places sixth at State

Cheer places sixth at State

Miranda Rogina, Sports and News Editor

February 11, 2020

The varsity cheer team competed at State on Friday, February 7, and they gave an outstanding performance. “I’m very happy with the way that we performed. We did have a few bumps and wobbles, but in the end, we gave it our all, and that’s all that really matters,” said senior Zach Chamberlain. The...

Special Olympics teams qualify for State

Special Olympics teams qualify for State

Bryan Angeles, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

The Special Olympics basketball team made it to State through a series of victories at a tournament hosted by Jacob’s High School. The basketball team participated in a tournament on Sunday, January 12 at Jacob’s High School. There, they played the Barrington Broncos, won, and moved onto the next...

Student competes at State in snowshoeing

Shalynn Billings, Entertainment Editor

February 11, 2020

Senior Tim Ryno is going to State for the sport Snowshoeing after much dedication to the sport. Last year at a competition with the rest of the Special Olympics team, Ryno decided he wanted to try snowshoeing. “They had this video that showed all other sports. They featured a bunch of different things...

Winter Sports Preview

Maggie Walker, Sports editor

February 11, 2020

Athletes are breaking boundaries

Morgan Buckley, News Editor

February 11, 2020

Sophomore Emily Larrivee and alumni Abby Kicklighter have each accomplished a task as female weightlifters. Kicklighter got a scholarship to Marian University in Indianapolis for weightlifting and Larrivee advanced to Worlds. “Being offered a scholarship was amazing, I felt like I was doing something...

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