ELBURN—If one wants to see the quality of the Kaneland girls cross country lineup, one just needs to see the results from the traditional late September staple, the Eddington Inviite The Elburn Woods-housed event saw the Kaneland group manage an above-average third-place finish out of the 17 teams running on Saturday. Kaneland’s 122-point total was…
ELBURN—The 44th annual Eddington Cross Country Invitational is Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m. at Elburn Woods. The meet commemorates the 25-year teaching and coaching career of Larry Eddington, a long-time Elburn resident who passed away suddenly in 1994. On the girls side, the team race appears to favor Geneva, Crystal Lake Central and Marengo, with…
Short-handed Lady Knights look for individual gains WAUCONDA, Ill.—Without assets like senior Sydney Strang and junior Victoria Clinton in the lineup, the Lady Knights traveled to Wauconda’s 23-team Invitational held Saturday. Head coach Doug Ecker’s ladies finished 14th in the team standings with 390 points, sandwiched between Grant’s 354 and Richmond-Burton’s 400. Cary-Grove (88) won…
Photo: Kaneland senior Sydney Strang continued her solid start to the season, earning a fourth-place finish in Oregon, Ill., Saturday. File Photo Lady Harriers run strong Saturday OREGON, Ill.—The Lady Knights trekked to Oregon High School Saturday, and left with numerous individual accolades. In a meet where no team score was kept, Kaneland placed six…
Photo: Sophomore Brianna Bower earned her first individual cross country victory in Tuesday’s season opener at Elburn Woods. Photo by Ben Draper Sophomore takes individual win in season opener ELBURN—Many runners start a cross country race, but only one gets to win. On an afternoon where runners finally were able to escape the heat that…
Photos from Thursday, Aug. 22.
Photo: Tuesday’s high temperatures kept the girls cross country team indoors, but the Lady Knights won’t be cooled off this season. Kaneland is currently ranked 4th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll, and still feature returning state champion Victoria Clinton. Photo by Kimberly Anderson Clinton, young company look to maintain area standing KANELAND—There is only one way…
Kaneland—The Kaneland Foundation will host its 2nd annual 5k Cross Country Race on Friday, June 21, at 8 p.m. at the Kaneland High School campus/football stadium, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park. There will also be a 1/4-mile Kids Track Run at 7 p.m. and a 1-Mile Cross Country Fun Run/Walk at 7:30 p.m. The 5k…
The Kaneland School District last week inducted Kerry Rink, pictured here from her days as a Kaneland High School cross country runner, into its Hall of Fame in the Personal Athletic Achievement category. Rink was a three-sport athlete at Kaneland, standing out in cross country, track and basketball. Courtesy Photo Former KHS athlete inducted into…
Kaneland—The Kaneland High School fall sports programs recently concluded their respective awards nights.
Kaneland—A number of Kaneland High School fall athletes were recognized for their performance from throughout the 2012 season.
Class 2A cross-country queen applies skills to triathlon circuit
Kaneland—Many fellow cross-country runners were witness to Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton’s success at the Class 2A State meet in Peoria two weeks ago, specifically the back of her jersey.
Clinton takes State crown in cross country
Peoria, Ill.—Victoria Clinton, your spot is ready.
The Kaneland sophomore earned her way into IHSA and Kaneland High School girls cross country history by becoming State champ in the Class 2A race at Detweiller Park in Peoria, Ill., on Saturday.
Loaded Sectional tests successful Lady Knight cross country team
Kaneland—It seems like old times for the Lady Knight cross county squad, which is just fine.
Effort of top 7 nabs 1st regional crown in 20 years
KANELAND—If you don’t have totals worthy of a sectional, your season comes to an end in girls cross country.
L-P site of admirable totals for NIB-12 meet
Kaneland—Running conditions at Baker Lake Park in Peru, Ill., were interesting, to say the least.
ELBURN—This Saturday, Kaneland High School will host the Class AA IHSA Regional Championship at Elburn Woods.
KANELAND—It was a truncated lineup that took to the course at Sterling.
It was a way to improve and get even more battle tested en route to conference and beyond for those that participated.
KANELAND—It was the 36th annual Pretzel Invite hosted by Freeport High School on Saturday, but the only number that mattered was “1.”
KANELAND—Regardless of what the rest of the season brings, Kaneland girls cross country runners can say they brought the best they had at their usual late-September stop.