KANELAND—A highly successful 2011-12 spring season was recognized with team awards dished out earlier this week, as well as honors from the end-of-year senior athletic banquet.
GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars are making final preparations for next week’s Midwest League All-Star Game, to be held on Tuesday, June 19, at 6 p.m. at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark.
KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns tees off during the Kaneland Boys Basketball Program 3rd Annual Golf Outing, which was held on Saturday at Bliss Creek Golf Club in Sugar Grove.
Former Knight lefty officially becomes current Tiger southpaw
KANELAND—Never has a pitching appearance that lasted 3.1 innings been so noteworthy or celebrated.
BELVIDERE, Ill.—Kaneland softball’s season had more ups than downs in 2012.
Unfortunately, the Sterling Lady Warriors brand of diamond play made KHS land with a thud.
KANELAND—Kaneland Harter Middle School tracksters ended their successful season with three noteworthy accomplishments.
SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College recently inducted five new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame during the college’s annual Athletic Banquet.
AURORA—There’s a saying that if you give someone an inch, they’ll take a mile.
In the case of Lady Knights softball, give them the sixth inning, they’ll score six runs.
CHARLESTON, Ill.—When you send as many Class 2A State finalists for boys track as Kaneland High School did, you’ll push some entries to the finals by sheer force and numbers.
The Kaneland Sports Boosters offer four $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors each year. The athletes write an essay based on the theme—”lessons learned in victory and defeat.”
KANELAND—Sometimes too much of a good thing turns out to harm you in the end.
RIPON, Wis.—Three members of the 2012 Beloit College Baseball team earned a spot on All-Midwest Conference Team, released today by the Conference Office.
MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland United Soccer Club will be holding tryouts for its 2012 fall travel teams for boys and girls from U8 through U18.
ROCHELLE, Ill.—Labeling the Kaneland boys track output from Thursday’s Class 3A Rochelle Sectional as “exceptional” would be right on the money.
KANELAND—While it wasn’t on the scale of the final finish in 2011, the Lady Knights track outfit still came out of the weekend at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Ill. with elite totals in terms of the rest of the state.
KANELAND—Northern Illinois Big XII action is going to look different in a couple of years.
KANELAND—Whether you are Marmion Academy, St. Francis of Wheaton, DeKalb or IMSA, you can’t be looking forward to what lies ahead next week.
BURLINGTON—Kaneland High School’s current senior crop is the only group in school history to only know regional final action.
KANELAND—A team can only play the games in front of them on the softball diamond, and the playoffs will have to wait.
Lady Knights track qualifies for State in five events after Sterling meet
STERLING, Ill.—Some might shake their head at a fourth-place showing for a girls track meet.