Softball starting to find their groove

Softball starting to find their groove

David Graham, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2014


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Opinion, Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under News, Sports

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


Filed under Sports

           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...

Basketball looks to future

Basketball looks to future

Dalton Gackle, Sports Editor

March 17, 2014


Filed under Sports

                Throughout the season, the basketball team struggled, finishing sub-five hundred, along with a first round exit at Regionals. However, despite the struggles this year, both coaches and players are optimistic for next season. The boys were close to winning their Regionals...

Brenden Bolman qualifies for State meet

Brenden Bolman qualifies for State meet

Ryan Cotter, Staff Reporter

March 17, 2014


Filed under Sports

It was a great turnout for the year as junior Brenden Bolman made it to State in two of his events, while representing the Grayslake North swimming team. “I placed 26th in [the 100 yard freestyle] and 10th in [the 50 yard freestyle],” Bolman said. Many people do not know about all of the activities...

Lakers hockey team ends season

AJ Finnan, Website Editor

March 16, 2014


Filed under Sports

Unbeknownst to most students, there is a joint- school hockey team that consists of players from North, Central, Antioch, Grant, and Lakes called the Lakers. “Thirteen of the 25 players are first year high school players, while the remaining 12 are returning Lakers players from last year,” said...

Cheer places seventh at state

Cheer places seventh at state

Ashley Rayan, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2014


Filed under Sports

The team capped off another successful season by placing 7th in the State competition. The team’s hard work paid off when they won first place at the Sectional competition, which advanced them to the State competition. “I was just so proud of my team,” said varsity cheerleader Ashley Winiewicz. “Being...

Wrestling sends three to Sectionals

Ryan Cotter

February 12, 2014


Filed under Sports

The wrestling team will have an opportunity to send one or more members to the IHSA State competition as three wrestlers qualified for Sectionals and three others will be Sectional alternates. Sectionals take place Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Zac Juron, Joe Arroyo and Cody Sawyer all qua...

Sports