Genoa-Kingston CogsGenoa-Kingston High School • 980 Park Ave., Genoa, IL 60135 • Phone: 815-784-5111
Colors: Orange/Blue • Conference: Big Northern • Stadium name: Genoa Field • Enrollment: 632
Directions: Take IL-23 N, turn left at E Main St., continue onto IL-72 W/Park Ave., turn left at school
The DeKalb girls cross country team had five of the top 13 finishers in Thursday’s meet at Rochelle, but lost by a point to Clinton.
DeKalb (3-0, 0-0 Northern Illinois Big 12 East) vs. Sycamore (2-1, 0-0 NI Big 12 East)
The Kaneland boys soccer team defeated DeKalb, 2-0, behind goals from Cameron Pieczynski and Drew Franklin. Pieczynski's goal came in the first half while Franklin's tally was in the second.
The Kaneland girls volleyball team earned a 25-17, 25-10 win over DeKalb.
GENOA – In a match between two of the top teams in the Big Northern Conference East Division, the Genoa-Kingston soccer team was looking to take down unbeaten Harvard.
GENOA – After starting the season 0-2, the Genoa-Kingston High School football team needed something to change if the it didn’t want to start its Big Northern campaign winless.
The Sycamore girls tennis team defeated Kaneland, 3-2, Thursday.
Erica Hansel and Rachel Hughes combined for 10 blocks as the Genoa-Kingston volleyball team opened conference play Tuesday with a 25-11, 25-9 win at North Boone. Hughes also had 10 aces. Bree Rogalla had eight assists and Carli Smith had nine digs for the Cogs (5-2 overall, 1-0 Big Northern Conference East).
The Genoa-Kingston boys soccer team defeated Rockford Christian, 2-0, to improve to 5-1-1 and 3-0-0 in conference play.
Tommy Hansen had two goals to lead Genoa-Kingston to a 4-0 win Friday against Indian Creek at the Stillman tournament.
BYRON – Before the Genoa-Kingston offense could take the field, the Cogs trailed Byron by 13 points and the first quarter was nearly over.
After 19 long practices before its first game the Genoa-Kingston volleyball game finally got on the court.
Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, hey discuss what they saw in Week 1 and expect in Week 2 of the prep football season.
The DeKalb girls volleyball team earned a close, 25-22, 29-27, win Tuesday over Rockford Lutheran.
The DeKalb boys soccer team secured a place in the Barb Cup final Saturday with a 1-1 tie against Burlington Central on Thursday.
It’s not always pretty, Genoa-Kingston football coach Travis Frederick said.
Kaneland girls volleyball coach Cyndi Violette picked up her first win and loss of the 2010s on the same day.
Kyle Quintell’s equalizer in the 20th minute stood for the rest of the match as the Genoa-Kingston boys soccer team tied Byron, 1-1, Tuesday at home in the season opener.
GENOA – When Keith Foster took over as Genoa-Kingston volleyball coach before the 2010 season, he wanted to create a new atmosphere.