All posts tagged "Doug Ecker"
Girls Cross Country Preview: Big returns
Familiar core could equal success for girls XC by Mike Slodki KANELAND—How can you replace a Lady Knights girls cross country squad that finished eighth in the Class 2A meet a year ago?
- Posted August 23, 2012
Lady Knights track to make most out of depth
KANELAND—Numbers are down, and the roster no longer includes assets like Andie Strang, Kris Bowen and Brooke Patterson.
- Posted March 22, 2012
8th in Class 2A for Lady Knights XC
KANELAND—With six of seven athletes reaching a personal best mark, the Lady Knights unit accumulated a score of 225 at the State race at Detweiler Park in Peoria, Ill., on Saturday, good for eighth place of all...
- Posted November 10, 2011
Peoria next stop for Lady Knights cross-country
BELVIDERE, Ill.—All KHS coach Doug Ecker could have hoped for was a consistent and smart race by his girls cross country team.
- Posted November 3, 2011
Lady Knights XC sees season continue with third place
KANELAND—It would take a team effort to make it out of one of the premier girls cross-country regionals in Illinois. For Kaneland, that effort was solid enough to garner third place in Saturday’s Elburn Woods clash.
- Posted October 27, 2011
Lady Knights on good pace after second in conference
GENESEO, Ill.—Three runners in the top 10 equaled a second-place finish for the Kaneland Lady Knights cross-country team after Saturday’s Northern Illinois Big XII conference free-for-all.
- Posted October 20, 2011
Girls XC take biggest piece of Pretzel Invite
The Kaneland High School girls cross country team impressed at Freeport’s annual invite on Saturday, garnering 38 points in the eight-team crowd.
- Posted October 6, 2011
Girls XC looks to better health for success
KANELAND—It's been ideal running weather in mid-August. Good enough for KHS coach Doug Ecker and the Lady Knights cross-country team to take advantage of.
- Posted August 18, 2011
Board recognizes staff with 25 year of district service
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday recognized and provided a gift to Kaneland High School teachers Doug Ecker and Kurt Green, and Blackberry Creek teacher Lynda McGowen, for their 25 years of service in the school district....
- Posted May 21, 2011
Four-midable outing for Lady Knights track at Sectional
OTTAWA—KHS girls track followers will have four reasons to visit Charleston, Ill., this May.
- Posted May 19, 2011
Kaneland girls track takes the fifth at annual Kane County Meet
KANELAND—At Millenium Field in Streamwood, Ill., the Lady Knights used key outings from some familiar names to reach a fifth-place plateau with 50 points.
- Posted May 5, 2011
Ecker’s crew has young, old as formula for success
KANELAND—Here comes Lady Knights track. If the early practice sessions and indoor season were any indicator, many a girl in KHS garb will be finishing quite well in 2011 races.
- Posted March 24, 2011
Kaneland announces Educator of the Year honorees
KANELAND—The nominating committee for Kaneland’s Educator of the Year has selected its 2011 honorees:
- Posted February 23, 2011
Howland sets season best at state
Peoriaâ€”A two-year layoff from cross-country running didn't seem to have much of an effect on Kaneland High School's Jen Howland at the IHSA 2A State Final on Saturday in Peoria.
- Posted November 11, 2010
Lady Knights look toward sectional run
MALTAâ€”How can fortunes still be promising with the girls cross-country season in its last throes? When you run for the Lady Knights.
- Posted October 28, 2010
Girls run mid-pack in Sterling race
STERLINGâ€”Could it be a perfect storm of sorts for the Lady Knights cross country team?
- Posted October 14, 2010
Girls cross country take third in Freeport
KANELANDâ€”Looks like the Kaneland girls satisfied some pretzel cravings.
- Posted October 7, 2010
Girls XC nabs 5th at Rock River Run
STERLINGâ€”While gradually working its way back to a full lineup, the lineup Kaneland girls cross country had at its disposal put together a nice Saturday.
- Posted September 30, 2010
Lady Knights XC runs to 1st place
ELBURNâ€”It was anything but lonely at the top for Kaneland High school girls cross country.
- Posted September 2, 2010
Healthy lineup key for Lady Knight runners
KANELANDâ€”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