SUGAR GROVE—Kaneland Knights Black 13u Travel Baseball tryout dates are:Thursday, Aug. 9, from 6 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Kaneland Knights 12U baseball team swept the Yorkville Fury Summer Classic Tournament last month to take first place.
LEMONT—The KC Xplosion Girls traveled back to Lemont for four games in the Jim Didi Memorial College Showcase Tournament, finishing 3-0-1. The girls outscored their opponents 39-6.
KANELAND—After traveling for summer league regional wins over rivals out west, it was the closest opponent that proved damaging.
Photos from the Kaneland High School track and pole vault camps at the high school. Photos by Patti Wilk
KANELAND—The Kaneland Travel Baseball (KTB) program, which will begin in the summer of 2013, has released its tryout dates and information for the 11U, 12U and 13U travel baseball teams that will compete in the KCBL next year, with a birthday cut-off day of May 1.
BIG ROCK—Cobras 11U Baseball Team is an independent organization from the Hinckley-Big Rock area.
WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch, with registration ending Tuesday, July 31, is a recreational softball league open to all area girls, grades kindergarten through 12th grade.
The KC Xplosion 98 Girls Fastpitch Softball Team is the 2012 Chicago Bandits Experience 14U—Omaha, Neb. Tournament Champions.
The Knights Wrestling Club, Kaneland’s youth wrestling program, on July 13 sent two wrestlers to the Midwest Army Nationals Wrestling Tournament hosted by Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Ill.
State and Regional totals pay off for junior Olympic-bound athlete
KANELAND—One would think that a summer full of footballs and pads would be enough for an ordinary student.
KANELAND—It’s not the spring athletic season, but there’s still things to play for if your Kaneland High School baseball.
BIG ROCK—Cobras 11U Baseball Team is an independent organization from the Hinckley-Big Rock area and surrounding communities.
KANELAND—The Kaneland Travel Baseball Program, which will start in the summer of 2013, has released its tryout dates and information for the 11U, 12U, and 13U travel baseball teams that will compete in the KCBL next year, with a birthday cut-off day of May 1.
INDIANAPOLIS—New language has been added to the high school baseball rules to re-emphasize that non-wood bats cannot be altered.
LEMONT, Ill.—The Kane County Xplosion competed in the recent Chicago Metro’s Tournament, held this past weekend in Lemont, Ill., earning a top-10 finish in the 48-team field with a 6-3 overall record.
Wrestlers’ week at camp fueled by helping community
KANELAND—How do 28 Kaneland middle school and high school wrestlers spend four days in the Wisconsin Dells area?
IHSA Summer Regional begins Monday, July 16
BATAVIA—It’s the season for local baseball players to embody the “Boys of Summer” tag.
Northern Illinois Thunder 16U girls won first place at the Wisconsin Sparkler USSSA State Tournament in Columbus, Wisc., over the July 1 weekend.
COLUMBUS, Ohio—The Kane County Xplosion finished 12th out of 96 teams at the Buckeye Showdown, College Exposure Tournament.