All posts tagged "Ernie Colombe"
Coming up Rosary
KANELAND—A team can only move forward through the schedule with the wins it has. When it comes to Kaneland High School girls basketball, it could get to a point where the girls aren’t just moving forward, they’re...
- Posted January 8, 2015
Knight girls split Ottawa tournament encounters
KHS finishes third KANELAND—A third-place nod made for a decent last-minute stocking stuffer for the Kaneland High School girls basketball squad following its final pair of Ottawa Holiday Tournament gigs last week. On Dec. 22, Kaneland (8-3,...
- Posted January 1, 2015
Girls basketball keeps first two opponents at bay during Pirates’ holiday gathering OTTAWA, ILL.—Not only can Kaneland girls basketball be happy with a 7-3 start, they can take pride in beginning the Ottawa girls basketball tournament with...
- Posted December 24, 2014
Pushing back the Barbs
Photo: Freshman Jennifer Weber dives for a loose ball during Friday’s 58-45 win over DeKalb. Weber had 10 points for the Knights. Photo by Laura Gampfer KANELAND—What a way to stop a mini-skid. Only one matchup came...
- Posted December 18, 2014
Girls basketball solved by two NIB12 rivals
Photo: Junior Bailey Crimmins (right) had four rebounds and four points against Sycamore. Photo by Laura Gampfer KANELAND—An excellent start by Kaneland girls basketball provides enough of a cushion to soften the blow of a two-game losing...
- Posted December 12, 2014
Photo: Sophomore Camri Conley and the Lady Knights dispatched hosted Plano on Feb. 19 regional semifinal, but fell to rival Sycamore in the final 40-20 on Friday. Photo by Ben Draper Lady Knights finish 14-15 after Plano...
- Posted February 28, 2014
Hard Luck Lady Knights
Skid hits five after road loss to rival Yorkville YORKVILLE—With as hard as the Lady Knights basketball team plays game in and game out, the bad luck could end soon. The shame is that the bad luck...
- Posted February 6, 2014
Lady Knights endure weekend conference loss
KANELAND—It hasn’t been an easy stretch for KHS girls hoops. Kaneland girls basketball has had just one opportunity to play a game in Maple Park since Dec. 10, and had lost three in a row coming into...
- Posted February 2, 2014
Downed in DeKalb
Photo: Senior Kelly Wallner was the high scorer for the Lady Knights with eight points against a strong DeKalb squad. Photo by Mary Paulson DEKALB—Kaneland girls basketball, despite being 9-11 (2-2 Northern Illinois Big XII), has managed...
- Posted January 23, 2014
Girls hoops makes way through holidays
Seventh-place finish in Ottawa, 2-2 finish at Dixon KANELAND—It took a while to get going on the final day of the Ottawa Christmas Tournament on Dec. 23, but it did end on a winning note for KHS...
- Posted December 31, 2013
Photo: Sophomore Camri Conley looks to attack the basket against Pontiac on Friday. Photo by Marshall Farthing KHS girls lose opener, recover in second game at Ottawa Holiday Tournament by Mike Slodki KANELAND—The Lady Knights girls basketball...
- Posted December 24, 2013
Stuck at Sycamore
Photo: Sophomore Camri Conley attempts a free throw Friday night at Sycamore. Photo by Mary Paulson Kaneland girls basketball drops conference outing KANELAND—Lady Knights basketball is always up for a conference battle with rival Sycamore. On Friday...
- Posted December 13, 2013
Lady Knights aim for higher court at IC Catholic
KANELAND—No first-place plaque would come their way, but the Lady Knights hoops talent would still make a fine showing. After an initial win over Luther North two weekends ago to top things off, the Lady Knights would...
- Posted December 5, 2013
Knights’ quick turnaround
Girls hoops runs Luther North out of gym in IC Catholic Prep tourney opener by Mike Slodki ELMHURST, ILL.—It was a less-than-uplifting opening night against the visiting Lady Blackhawks of West Aurora on Thursday evening. To recover,...
- Posted November 28, 2013
Photo: Junior Taylor Eaves looks to shoot with sophomore Vanessa Gould playing defense during Friday’s practice. Photos by Patti Wilk Kaneland girls feel they can replace successful leaders KANELAND—Last February’s season-ending regional loss to Plano hurt in...
- Posted November 21, 2013
BURLINGTON—It was almost a comeback for the ages. Instead, it's a feeling of sadness that will last the offseason.
- Posted February 21, 2013
Back on track
Girls secure NIB12 win in Yorkville, smash IMSA KANELAND—At the very least, Kaneland girls basketball won't be headed into the season's homestretch on the way down.
- Posted February 7, 2013
Lady Knights drop tussle to Sterling KANELAND—It wouldn't be a nice way to end the season, but for KHS girls basketball, the beginning of the end won't even start for another two weeks.
- Posted February 6, 2013
KHS girls drop pair at Sycamore, L-P Kaneland—Kaneland girls basketball went through a weekend they'd like to have back, or not go through again.
- Posted January 26, 2013
Girls hoops run over Redskin rival
KANELAND—Tuesday evening in Maple Park was exhibit "A" on how fortunes can change on a dime.
- Posted January 23, 2013