All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Laura Gampfer KHS Boys T&F at KHS 5-4-15-5
    Regrouping

    Strong week for boys track sets tone for late-season run CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.—After looking over the seeding marks for the Crystal Lake Central Invitational, Kaneland boys head coach Eric Baron projected the Knights for 55 points, a...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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    Still rolling

    Photo: Sophomore Holly Collingbourne notched an assist on Kiandra Powell’s go-ahead goal against DeKalb April 30. Photo by Mary Paulson Knights get top seed in Rochelle Regional by Doug Oleson KANELAND—The Kaneland High School girls soccer team...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls T&F St. Charles East 4-30-15-3
    Stiff competition

    Photos: Freshmen Sandra Gale (right) and Meghan Andrews (below) saw action at the Kane County Girls Invitational at St. Charles East April 30. Photo by Laura Gampfer Knights fifth at Kane County Meet ST. CHARLES—In competition as...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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    Up one, down two

    Knights finish sweep of Yorkville; fall to Prairie Ridge, Sycamore KANELAND—The Knights certainly have the Foxes’ number. The Kaneland varsity baseball team won their third straight game against the Yorkville Foxes 6-3 at home on April 30...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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  • morganwebersophomore
    No Barbs

    Knights dispatch western foe 7-3 KANELAND—The visiting Kaneland varsity softball team defeated the Dekalb Barbs 7-3 on April 30. Knights starting pitcher Angie Morrow threw a complete seven-inning game, giving up three runs on three hits and...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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  • Robert Bohler
    Board members remember Bohler

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove resident and village trustee Bob Bohler passed away on Sunday following hard-fought battle with cancer. Bohler served on the Village Board for 18 years and left a legacy that will be remembered by his...

    • Posted May 3, 2015
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    John Stewart students present ‘The Golden Door’

    KANELAND—Kaneland John Stewart (KJS) Elementary School students this month demonstrated their love of writing by participating in a progressive story-writing activity. According to Kelli Scardamaglia, KJS fourth-grade teacher and writing coach, the story writing began in kindergarten...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • Neahring_KotW
    Neahring to be inducted into coaches Hall of Fame

    BLOOMINGTON, Ill.—The Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) has announced that it will be inducting long-time Kaneland coach Ken Neahring into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held at the Bone Center at Illinois State...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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    Building momentum

    Photo: Second basemen Austin Wheatley slides into home to score for the Knights during their 9-7 win over DeKalb April 23. Photos by Mary Paulson Knights improve to 7-1 in NIB-12 KANELAND—The Kaneland varsity baseball team has...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls Soccer v. Sterling 4-23-15-5
    Steamrolling

    Photo: Senior Taylor Opperman (white jersey), in action April 23 against Sterling, scored Kaneland’s only goal against Reedsburg Saturday, which ended up being the game-winner. Photos by Laura Gampfer Knights have outscored opponents 60-6 on season by...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • meganwebersophomore
    Perfect week

    Softball team outscores four opponents 34-8 KANELAND—The Kaneland softball team continued its winning ways this past week with victories against Yorkville (16-3, five-inning rule) Quincy Notre Dame (ND) (6-2,) Camp Point, Wisc., (8-2) and Sycamore (4-1). The...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls T&F at Yorkville 4-21-15-3
    Flying high

    Five event wins, Guerra’s meet record highlight Wauconda Invite for Knights WAUCONDA, Ill.—So close. The Kaneland girls placed second by the narrowest of margins at the 10-team Wauconda Invitational last Friday evening. The final team scores read...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • WRIGHT-DAVID
    Elburn police officer charged with sexual assault

    CAMPTON HILLS—A Campton Hills man on Tuesday was charged with preying on and sexually assaulting a child over a 10-year period. David L. Wright, 53, of the 43W block of McDonald Road, Campton Hills, is charged with...

    • Posted April 28, 2015
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  • okc1
    Oklahoma City 20 Years Later

    Sugar Grove resident Fagel looks back on 1995 Oklahoma City Bombing tragedy, relief effort SUGAR GROVE—Mike Fagel of Sugar Grove had just begun training with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on April 19, 1995, when he...

    • Posted April 26, 2015
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  • Swap and shop Nov 2014-1-6
    Swap and shop until you drop

    Swap Shop returns to Elburn Community Center May 15-16 ELBURN—For eight years, a small group of Christian women in the Elburn area has come together to help families in need. The newest installment of the Authentic Moms...

    • Posted April 25, 2015
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    Elburn youth wins State bowling title

    ELBURN—Mabel Cummins, an eighth-grader at Kaneland Harter Middle School, finished in first place in the Illinois State Elementary School Association bowling tournament Saturday at Town and Country Lanes in Joliet, Ill. Mabel‘s 10-game (scratch) total of 2,121...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • anissabeckersenior
    A little extra

    Photo: Senior Anissa Becker warms up between innings during Saturday’s game against Burlington Central. The Knights lost 3-2. Photo by Stephanie Vanik Morrow pitches eight innings in win KANELAND—The visiting Knights softball team defeated the Sycamore Spartans...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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    More ups than downs

    Photo: Junior Ryan David pitched seven innings with three strikeouts against Morris on Thursday night. The Knights defeated the Redskins 5-2. Photo by Mary Paulson Knights earn wins over Morris, DeKalb; lose to Geneva KANELAND—Knights starting pitcher...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Boys T&F at Sycamore 4-14-15-1
    Finding their way

    Boys tie for 8th at tough Minooka Invite MINOOKA, Ill.—A tough field at Minooka tested the Knights boys track team, as they finished tied for eighth at the second-annual Minooka Invitational Saturday. Kaneland mustered up two fourth-place...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Freshman Haley Goodine (left) and senior Taylor Eaves take flight in the 100m hurdles April 14 at Sycamore. The pair also had a nice weekend for the Knights, with both scoring points in the hurdle races at the Ottawa and Boylan invitationals. 						          Photo by Laura Gampfer
    Two for two

    Girls track runners-up at Ottawa and Boylan KANELAND—A back-to-back weekend for the Knights ended with a pair of runner-up finishes. Kaneland fell to Huntley by 13 points at Ottawa on Friday, 282 to 269, and lost to...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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