All posts tagged "Kerri McCastland"
New look for NIB-12
Streamlined look triggers after year of preparation KANELAND—Beginning with the upcoming 2014-15 school year, Kaneland’s home of the Northern Illinois Big XII will have officially outlasted its previous stop of the Western Sun Conference. In year five,...
- Posted July 31, 2014
Third game not a charm
Photo: Sophomore Anna Sinise had four digs and two kills in the Lady Knight’s Regional loss to Sycamore last Thursday. Photos by Patti Wilk Lady Knights’ journey ends by third-seed Sycamore in regional final SANDWICH, Ill.—There would...
- Posted November 7, 2013
Lady Knights earn regional final berth-day
Photo: Riley Hannula (left) and Vanessa Gould prepare to battle Riverside Brookefield during Saturday’s Spikefest at KHS. Photo by Lynn Logan Sweep against Plano means Halloween contest against Sycamore SANDWICH, ILL—Tough challenges can come your way as...
- Posted October 31, 2013
Steady as she goes
Lubic provides senior leadership during year of transition KANELAND—Jenny Lubic knew going into the 2013 volleyball season that changes aplenty were in store for the Knights. Kaneland had graduated several seniors from the 2012 squad who helped...
- Posted October 17, 2013
Tough road: Kaneland drops battle with Morris
KANELAND—Finding a groove can be tough in a long volleyball season. The Lady Knights just hope that comfort finds them before the playoff road begins. Last Thursday, KHS trekked to the competitive setting of Morris where it...
- Posted October 17, 2013
Kaneland volleyball faces Geneva test
Photo: The Lady Knights volleyball team celebrates a point Wednesday against Geneva. Photo by Patti Wilk GENEVA—Only one challenge was out there to await Kaneland volleyball, but it was a familiar and daunting one. KHS traveled to...
- Posted October 11, 2013
Closing it out
Volleyball wades through conference challenges KANELAND—Hovering around .500, the Lady Knights volleyball contingent keeps trying create a little breathing room between itself and that line. They’ll have to spend a little more time trying to create after...
- Posted September 20, 2013
Tweaking the formula
Photo: The Kaneland girls volleyball team celebrates a point in recent action. The Lady Knights sit at 5-4 to start the season after winning Tuesday against LaSalle-Peru. File Photo Lady Knights volleyball handles ACC, drops close sweep...
- Posted September 13, 2013
Volleyball goes for Blue & Gold
Photo: Junior Ellie Dunn (left) had eight points and 12 kills, but the Lady Knights fell short at Burlington Central Tuesday, falling to 3-3. Photo by Patti Wilk Wheaton North tourney provides first test of season KANELAND—A...
- Posted September 5, 2013
2013 Volleyball Preview: New faces, new era
Photos: Senior captain Jenny Lubic will provide leadership for first-year coach Kerri McCastland’s Lady Knights. Photo by Patti Wilk McCastland era begins with mission to duplicate success KANELAND—It’s a different look to the ladies of the court...
- Posted August 29, 2013
McCastland sees all sides of volleyball
New hire inherits program on rise, eager to be involved KANELAND—Approved for the job two weeks ago, new Kaneland varsity volleyball head coach Kerri McCastland says, “It’s been a great two weeks.” Followers of Kaneland volleyball, on...
- Posted August 15, 2013