Boys basketball ends season with success

Gracie Schultz, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017


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The boys basketball season ended with a successful 17 wins and 10 losses with a strong road ahead of them to next year’s season. “I really love trying to get a group of people to come together and accomplish a common goal. It is also very exciting to see when players make a connection to what you...

Bowler takes part in State competition

Grace Marino, Managing Editor

March 21, 2017


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Junior Gaby Silva participated in the State competition for girls bowling in the middle of February. Silva has taken many steps to achieve this accomplishment throughout her season. “I have taken private lessons and took every practice as if it was a tournament,” Silva said. Silva’s coaches have...

Wrestlers take 5th, 1st at State

Wrestlers take 5th, 1st at State

Ashley Rayan, Executive Editor

February 22, 2017


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The wrestling season ended with tears of joy as North brought back a State placer and, for the first time in school history, a State Champ. Three wrestlers, junior Angel Flores and seniors Alexander Moran and Joseph Arroyo, advanced to State from Sectionals. The State competition took place at the...

Gaby Silva qualifies for IHSA State Bowling Tournament

Gaby Silva qualifies for IHSA State Bowling Tournament

Megan Juron, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2017


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After an impressive season, junior Gaby Silva qualified to advance to IHSA State for girls bowling. “Since it was my goal to make it to State, I knew I had to put in some hard work each week, including getting personal lessons to strengthen my mechanics, and with time, my hard work and dedication...

Cheerleaders place 8th in State

Cheerleaders place 8th in State

Tyrah Domingo & Erin McBriarty, Features Editor & Managing Editor

February 7, 2017


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The cheerleading team reached the very last point in their season as the Illinois High School Association State competition came around in Bloomington, Illinois. The team strived all year in practices and prior competitions to get to this important competition in their season. “Since the beginning...

Girls bowling continues the road to State

Girls bowling continues the road to State

Anthony Dorsey, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017


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The girls bowling team placed second at Regionals on Saturday, qualifying them for Sectionals the following week. Head varsity coach, Laura Bertermann, is proud of how her team has progressed throughout the season. “We were hoping to win the head to head season championship as well as the end of...

Wrestling team moves on to Sectionals

Wrestling team moves on to Sectionals

Evan Garrett, Sports Editor

February 7, 2017


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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


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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


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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...

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