Cheer team performs at State competition

Cheer team performs at State competition

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2019

This year on February 1, the cheer team went to IHSA cheer state and made it to the second day by placing in the top ten teams. Cheer practices all year round with summer camps, conditioning for the winter season in fall, and cheering at sporting events. The team put their practice to use and placed thir...

Varsity dance competes at Grant, Central

Varsity dance competes at Grant, Central

Gracie Schultz, Production Editor

January 18, 2019

The varsity dance team went into a full weekend starting on January 11 placing fourth at Grant during the NLCC conference competition and completing their weekend on January 13 ,placing fifth at the Central competition. Both of these competitions were a way for the team to prepare themselves for t...

Cheer prepares for competition

Cheer prepares for competition

Emily Huculak, Sports Editor

December 11, 2018

Confidence is the key for cheerleading, and by hard work, they can accomplish anything. The cheer team has created goals for this year’s season in order to push themselves to become better. “I would say our team goals this year is to be confident in what we’re doing on the mat so we can put out...

Swimmer represents North at Sectional competition

Swimmer represents North at Sectional competition

Jasmine Monda, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018

Junior Maya Haubrich represented North at the swimming sectional competition on Saturday November 10th.   North doesn’t have a swim team, but swimmers can compete for North at the sectional and state level. Junior Maya Haubrich has been swimming for North for her whole high school career,...

Dance sets goals

Dance sets goals

Gracie Shultz, Production Editor

December 11, 2018

Scoring third and fourth place at their first competition, the varsity dance team began the competition season at Wheaton North high school on November 11. “I think [placing third] helped to boost overall morale and show us that our hard work has started to pay off, so we need to keep doing what...

Cross Country runners reflect on season

Nadia Hernandez, Features Editor

December 11, 2018

The three runners who qualified for State have all earned titles at the IHSA meet. Senior Caroline Riss was one of the State qualifiers for cross country and placed 22 at the IHSA meet. Riss found motivation and confidence through cross country. “I tried so many sports before I found cross country....

Cross country runners advance to State

Cross country runners advance to State

Emily Huculak and Jasmine Monda, Sports Editor and Staff Editor

October 30, 2018

Seniors Caroline and Connor Riss and junior Kelli Tosic qualified for the State cross country meet at the Sectional meet on October 27. Overall at Sectionals, the girls finished in 12th place while the boys finished in eighth place. “As a team, both boys and girls teams ran very well, as you can...

Soccer wins NLCC Conference Title

Soccer wins NLCC Conference Title

Isaiah McIntyre, Features Editor

October 30, 2018

The varsity soccer team became the Northern Lake County Conference champions on October 2. This brought them into regional play. North varsity soccer had a hard fought playoff game against Wauconda, but fell short 2-1. The playoff game was on October 17 at Antioch High School. Coach DeCaluwe was proud of his...

Girls tennis ends with a successful season

Gracie Schultz, Production Editor

October 30, 2018

Girls tennis reached many goals that they had set at the beginning of the season. “We ended up with the winning record. We finished 9 and 5 on the year, which is awesome. Anytime you finish with a winning record that says something about your team. [There’s] definitely been a nice progression. Every...

Girls golf places at Conference

Girls golf places at Conference

Zoe Meredith, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018

With the fall sports season coming to an end, girls golf finished third place at Conference. “Individually, we had a lot of success at the Conference Tournament. Morgan Atwell, Janie Schulz, and Bethany Cardenas all finished in the top ten,” said varsity head coach Scott Ewen. Several girls on...

Boys golf reflects on season

Boys golf reflects on season

Courtney Mettler, Staff Editor

October 30, 2018

The boys golf team finished an impressive season, accomplishing goals and setting new records. “I think the season went great for me. As far as the team goes, we played well and completed a lot of our goals,” said junior Michael Harrison. Boys golf began back in early August and finished October...

Volleyball sets program record

Volleyball sets program record

Emily Huculak, Sports Editor

October 30, 2018

With ending the season on 18 wins, the team worked hard, played fast, and played as a family for each other. “The team and the program achieved many goals this year. Our slogan for the the year was play hard, play fast and play together. We made some goals for the year. One was by playing together,...

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