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Two sport athlete during one season

Two sport athlete during one season

By: Dylan Calabrese, Editor

October 30, 2017

Senior Brian Bartholomew is not your typical three sport athlete.  Bartholomew plays on the varsity soccer, football and track team. Two of these three sports are during the fall season: football and soccer.   Bartholomew has been playing soccer for as long as he can remember.  Football has never been a thought...

Volleyball takes on regionals

Volleyball takes on regionals

By: Olivia Hazen, Reporter

October 26, 2017

The Lady Knights varsity volleyball team took home a win in their first regional match on Monday night at 6 p.m. in the east gym at Kaneland High School against Larkin High School. Kaneland dominated the first two games ending the match quickly with a final score of 2-0. Larkin played the majorit...

The tennis team’s road to state

The tennis team’s road to state

By: Karina Sanchez, PR/Social Media Executive

October 26, 2017

On Friday, Oct. 20 at Buffalo Grove High School, for the first time in Kaneland history the girls tennis team placed tenth at state. This was also the first time they had entire lineup qualify for state matches. “All I can say is state was stressful and exciting, the girls kept their heads in the...

Boys soccer kicks their way to sectionals

Boys soccer kicks their way to sectionals

By: Sarah Baerenklau, Reporter

October 24, 2017

The regional soccer game against Rochelle Township was a success for the boys varsity soccer team. The first goal was 50 seconds into the game by senior John McCaffrey with no assist. The second goal was off a free kick from senior Devin Pieczynski to sophomore Tucker Johns to get a head just inside t...

Kaneland shutouts Sycamore in homecoming game

Kaneland shutouts Sycamore in homecoming game

By: Ben Durbala, Bailey Prichard, and Brett Wallner

September 30, 2017

The 2017 Kaneland Knights homecoming football game was an absolute success both on and off the field. The Knights jumped out of the gate on all cylinders and were immediately ready for Sycamore. Senior quarterback Jack Douglas made his return from an injury and was a vital part of the Knights’ ...

A look at this years sports

A look at this years sports

By: Dylan Calabrese and David Babula

June 4, 2017

Football 4-5 was the varsity football team’s record this season while defeating Chicago Brooks, Geneva, Yorkville and Ottawa Township. Coach Tom Fedderly announced his retirement after 10 years of coaching for the high school. Coach Pat Ryan will take over as head coach of the organization. G...

NHL Pick ’em Conference Semifinals

By: Dylan Mondi and Justin Erlandson

April 26, 2017

  Matchup Dylan Mondi Justin Erlandson Predators-Blues Blues in 6 Predators in 6 Ducks-Oilers Oilers in 7 Oilers in 7 Rangers-Senators Rangers in 6 Rangers in 6 Capitals-Penguins Capitals in 7 Penguins in 6  ...

NBA Playoff Pick ’em First Round

By: Dylan Mondi and Justin Erlandson

April 15, 2017

  Matchups Dylan Mondi Justin Erlandson Warriors vs Trail Blazers Warriors in 4 Warriors in 5 Clippers vs Jazz Clippers in 6 Jazz in 7 Rockets vs Thunder Thunder in 7 Rockets in 6 Spurs vs Grizzlies Spurs in 5 Spurs in 5 Celtics vs Bulls Bulls in 7 Celtics in 6 ...

Sports schedule Apr. 9-Apr. 15

April 12, 2017

April 9 No events scheduled   April 10 Boys Varsity Baseball: Kaneland @ Dekalb 4:30 P.M. Boys Sophomore Baseball: Kaneland vs Dekalb 4:30 P.M. Boys Freshman Baseball: Kaneland vs Dekalb 4:30 P.M.   April 11 Boys Varsity Baseball: Kaneland vs Dekalb 4:30 P.M. ...

KHS athlete signings

By: Justin Erlandson, Editor

April 12, 2017

  Name School Sport Becca Richtman Winona State University Cross Country and Track Morgan Weber Lewis University Softball Nicole Sreenan Grand Valley State University Track Liz Towell Waubonsee University Tennis Holly Collingbourne Marian University Soccer ...

NHL Playoff Pick ’em First Round

By: Dylan Mondi and Justin Erlandson

April 12, 2017

  Matchup Dylan Mondi Justin Erlandson Blackhawks-Predators Blackhawks in 5 Blackhawks in 6 Wild-Blues Wild in 6 Blues in 6 Ducks-Flames Ducks in 7 Flames in 7 Oilers-Sharks Oilers in 5 Oilers in 5 Canadiens-Rangers Rangers in 6 Rangers in 7 Senators-Bru...

Sports Schedule Mar.19-Mar.26

By: Justin Earlson, Editor

March 20, 2017

Mar 19 No events scheduled   Mar 20 Girls Varsity Soccer: Kaneland vs. Hampshire 4:30 P.M. Girls Varsity Softball: Kaneland vs. Burlington Central 4:30 P.M. Girls Junior Varsity Soccer: Kaneland vs. Hampshire 4:30 P.M. Girls Junior Varsity Softball: Kaneland vs. Burlington ...

Sports Schedule Feb.28-Mar.4

By: Justin Earlson, Editor

February 28, 2017

Feb 28 No events scheduled   Mar 1 No events scheduled   Mar 2 Girls Varsity Track: Bureau Valley Invite 4:00 P.M.   Mar 3 Boys Varsity Basketball: Regionals TBA Boys Varsity Basketball: Sectionals TBA Boys Varsity Track: Batavia Invite 4:30 P.M. &nbs...

Kaneland wrestlers make history

By: KT Mattern and Hannah Garbacz

February 27, 2017

For the first time in Kaneland’s history, the boys wrestling team has shaped five state qualifiers that went on to place in each of their various weight classes. Throughout the season each of the athletes have been working towards earning a spot and placing on the state platform. Not many high sch...