All posts tagged "Alexis Villarreal"

  • Sterling softball too golden for Kaneland

    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.

    • Posted June 7, 2012
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  • Softball fortunes go Northern

    KANELAND—Right now, there’s no stopping the KHS softball team. For proof, you can look at the record of 27-5, or the Northern Illinois Big XII East Division mark of 10-0, or ask what was left of the Yorkville...

    • Posted May 17, 2012
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  • Softball, with 24 wins, continues season steamroll

    KANELAND—Like bills received in the mail, Kaneland softball comes at you whether you like it or not.

    • Posted May 10, 2012
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  • KHS seeing shine on softball diamond

    KANELAND—Kaneland softball is sticking with what works. It’s what’s produced not only a six-game win streak, but now 21 wins in its last 23 contests.

    • Posted May 3, 2012
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  • KHS softball reaches 20-win plateau

    KANELAND—Lady Knights softball continues to hit, which may give groans to opponents that see the Kaneland lineup on its upcoming schedule.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Softball, now 17-5, continues to impress

    KANELAND—With just one hiccup notwithstanding, Lady Knights softball continues to enjoy the feast of victory on what has become a productive 2012 regular season.

    • Posted April 19, 2012
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  • KHS softball (14-4) swinging a hot bat

    KANELAND—After KHS coach Brian Willis wished for the hitting to catch up to the above-average pitching and defense, the Lady Knights softball contingent spent this past week granting that wish in earnest.

    • Posted April 12, 2012
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  • KHS softball on tear after Tenn. trip

    Stellar pitching keys additional wins over Sandwich, Morris KANELAND—If you thought the method for getting a softball season out of an early funk was going to the state of Tennessee, then you’re stealing the Lady Knights softball team’s...

    • Posted April 5, 2012
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  • Softball beats Oswego, not fond of BC yardwork

    The Kaneland varsity girls try to figure out a plan during their 10-5 home loss against Burlington Central on March 21. Photo by Patti Wilk

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Kaneland softball looks toward captains to right ship

    KANELAND—An 8-1 start a year ago turned into a 14-19 finish for a softball group hoping for bigger things.

    • Posted March 22, 2012
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  • Softball drops 2 initial contests of ‘12

    KANELAND—It was unfortunate that the end result of Kaneland Lady Knights softball failed to match the ideal weather of the past week.

    • Posted March 22, 2012
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  • KHS spring sports awards put fitting cap on 2010-11

    KANELAND—Coming a little later due to the storybook run of Kaneland baseball, KHS released its spring sports awards for 2010-11, highlighting a successful first step into Northern Illinois Big XII play.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Softball suffers setbacks to Minooka, Yorkville

    KANELAND—There’s still a little bit of time to make Maple Park feel like home-field advantage, but not much.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Lady Knights sweep Dixon

    KANELAND—Only one way to make any headway on spring cleaning. If you're KHS softball, get out the brooms. That's exactly what the Lady Knights did in a pair of doubleheader wins over host Dixon High School on Saturday.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Softball stops skid vs. Hubs

    KANELAND—Kaneland used a solid pitching performance from junior Alexis Villarreal and two downright offensive innings at the plate for a 9-1 win in Rochelle on April 13.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Softball suffers loss streak after Wednesday win

    KANELAND—Better to suffer through a streak like the one Kaneland softball is having now, than late-season.

    • Posted April 14, 2011
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  • Softball off to 6-1 start as Northern Illinois Big XII slate begins

    KANELAND—It appears that Kaneland High School softball was happy to get acquainted with Northern Illinois Big XII Conference action.

    • Posted April 7, 2011
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  • Softball hopes ‘young guns’ are consistent

    KANELAND—Looks like the younger core of softball players will get a chance to get some more playing time in 2011.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Healthy lineup key for Lady Knight runners

    KANELAND—With a roster that returns several that missed State a year ago, motivation is available aplenty for Lady Knights cross-country in 2010.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Lady Knights get boost at DeKalb, Marengo

    KANELAND—Lady Knights softball knew of a way to smile after some tough losses.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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