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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Fall All-Conference Athletes

Fall All-Conference Athletes

Declan Peterson, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2016


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As a school we had 26 total NLCC All-Conference athletes: 11 from football 3 from girls cross country 4 from boys soccer 3 from boys cross country 3 from boys golf 2 from girls volleyball Attached is the full list of talented athletes.      

Managers help athletic teams year-round

Ashley Rayan, Executive Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

Behind the scenes of every meet, match and practice are the ever important team managers. These students help make sure that coaches and athletes can do their jobs well by taking care of the minor details. The duties of managing vary drastically for each sport. Some managers keep stats; others run the...

Student athletic trainers benefit in many aspects

Kiley Larsen, News Editor

December 6, 2016


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Every year, new student athletic trainers get trained to help on and off the field to make sure that the athletes stay safe, and when they get injured, they help to get them back on the field as soon as possible. “The athletic training students are allowed to do athletic training as many seasons as...

Swimmers set personal records at Sectionals

Swimmers set personal records at Sectionals

Christian Borowicz, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2016


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Senior Amelia Attwood and junior Alissa Wade compete on swimming teams outside of school. They both swim in the fall and winter leading up to their meets every other weekend.They both represent Grayslake North when competing in their Conference and Sectional meets. “The fall and winter is actually...

Cheerleaders prepare routines

Cheerleaders prepare routines

Grace Marino, Managing Editor

December 6, 2016


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As the cheer competition season is drawing near, the cheerleaders are preparing and prepping their routine for several hours each day in hopes of a successful competition season. “We practice 2-2.5 hours, six days a week every week. But once competitions get closer, we evaluate and see if we have...

Dance team begins their competition season

Dance team begins their competition season

Erin McBriarty, Production Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

With competitions coming up through December and January, the varsity dance team’s competition season has begun. They have been preparing throughout the summer, with three days a week practices along with conditioning. The team has set high goals for this upcoming season. After four years of missing...

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