All posts tagged "Monty Jahns"
Many happy returns
Photos: Coaches share memories > One need not look far for former athletes returning to teach, coach at KHS KANELAND—It’s one thing to compete for your school—to put in hours of blood, sweat and tears for a...
- Posted February 20, 2014
KHS continues to roll in duals, ends regular season with close win vs. Batavia BATAVIA—It doesn’t matter the caliber of opponent—Kaneland wrestling makes sure the foe has its mat work cut out for it. The latest example...
- Posted February 6, 2014
Wrestlers continue to roll
Photo: Riley Vanik throws his opponent to the mat during Saturday’s Tournament at KHS. Vanik took second place in the 145-pound bracket. Zach Parker (below) was Kaneland’s lone tournament champ, winning the 182-pound bracket. Photos by Patti...
- Posted January 23, 2014
KHS grapplers can’t grab hold in tough week
Cary-Grove, CLC, DeKalb dish Kaneland losses KANELAND—Kaneland wrestling had done well so far this season, but they can be sure to run into a wall of tough opponents for days at a time, as was the case...
- Posted December 19, 2013
Photo: Kaneland sophomore Austin Parks carries some familiar weight up the hill during the annual wrestling training/team building practice at Johnson’s Mound in Elburn on Saturday. Photo by Patti Wilk KANELAND—With a 13-13 dual mark and three...
- Posted November 21, 2013
Success at 1st postseason stop
KHS grapplers have fine 2nd-place showing in Sycamore KANELAND—If it weren't for the hosts, KHS could brag even more. But KHS isn't the bragging type of team; it is more the diligent worker-type.
- Posted February 7, 2013
Wrestlers take down Morris, host Flott
KANELAND—Fourth time is a charm for local wrestlers. For the fourth straight season, KHS wrestling was crowned king of its own mat at the Margarett Flott Memorial Tournament held in Maple Park on Saturday.
- Posted January 23, 2013
KHS earns split at usual Flavin stop
DeKalb gathering lifts KHS; sees dual mark at 10-11 KANELAND—A usual late-December stop offered a glimpse as to what caliber the Knight wrestling squad is at right now.
- Posted January 3, 2013
Wrestlers tussle with Yorkville in losing effort
Knights also face 3 foes in home weekend quad KANELAND—You can have a plan to be aggressive on the wrestling mat, but unless it manifests during mat time, no win is automatic. Kaneland's meet against visiting Yorkville had some...
- Posted December 20, 2012
Knights power through
Wrestlers slammed by Sycamore, split Saturday triangular KANELAND—Area teams know when they've been on a mat with the Sycamore Spartans—the KHS grapplers are no different.
- Posted December 6, 2012
Winter Sports Preview: Grapplers count on experienced core
KANELAND—Last year brought a handful of success for Kaneland High School wrestling.
- Posted November 21, 2012
KHS kids show ‘singlet’-minded focus
Wrestlers’ week at camp fueled by helping community KANELAND—How do 28 Kaneland middle school and high school wrestlers spend four days in the Wisconsin Dells area?
- Posted July 12, 2012
Closest to the Pin
KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns tees off during the Kaneland Boys Basketball Program 3rd Annual Golf Outing, which was held on Saturday at Bliss Creek Golf Club in Sugar Grove.
- Posted June 14, 2012
Wrestling sends seven to Sterling Sectional
DEKALB—When it comes time for postseason wrestling, a preferred mentality is “survive and advance.”
- Posted February 9, 2012
It pays to pin: Kaneland grapplers edge Batavia
KANELAND—A roller coaster of emotions set upon the Kaneland wrestling mat at the end of Friday evening’s clash between the Knights and Batavia.
- Posted February 2, 2012
Kaneland wrestlers own Flott Invite
KHS surge highlighted by 1st place, plus win vs. Morris KANELAND—A recent seasonal trend with Kaneland wrestling is an uphill climb at first, but once Kaneland gets tournaments under its belt and conference season hits the homestretch,...
- Posted January 19, 2012
Leadership key for KHS wrestling roster
KANELAND—It’s no small task; to ask a group of grapplers to perform after losing graduates like State-goers Jimmy Boyle and Kyle Davidson of a year ago.
- Posted November 23, 2011
KHS wrestlers execute winning combination, take 2nd place at regional
SYCAMORE—When KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns mentioned that his team had an eye on the postseason and may be better equipped for tournament settings, he wasn't kidding.
- Posted February 10, 2011
Kaneland wrestling earns fourth at NIB-12 showcase
ROCHELLE—Like KHS coach Monty Jahns said a week ago, Kaneland wrestling might just be a better tournament team than a dual team at this point.
- Posted January 27, 2011
Davidson, Boyle key in KHS winning own Flott Invite
KANELAND—While the Knights sit with a dual record they’d no doubt like to improve, gatherings like the annual Margaret Flott Memorial Tournament hosted by KHS do a nice job of getting headed in the right direction.
- Posted January 20, 2011