Kaneland KnightsKaneland High School • 47W326 Keslinger Rd., Maple Park, IL 60151 • Phone: 630-365-5108
Colors: Black/White • Conference: Northern Illinois Big 12 • Stadium name: Kaneland Stadium • Enrollment: 1293
Directions: Take IL-38 E, turn right at Meredith Rd., take the second left.
DeKALB – For the third time this week, the DeKalb baseball team found itself in a deep hole early against Kaneland.
MAPLE PARK – The wind was blowing at Kaneland on Tuesday.
Taylor Aasen drove in three runs to help Sycamore softball knock off Rochelle, 11-1, in six innings in a Northern Illinois Big 12 crossover game Wednesday.
The DeKalb baseball team swept Belvidere North in a nonconference doubleheader Saturday, winning, 15-7, in Game 1 and 15-8 in Game 2 to pick up its second and third wins in two days.
Senior first baseman Dan Hammermeister helps comprise a veteran infield for the Kaneland baseball team, which is set to begin Northern Illinois Big 12 East play next week. He also is a standout linebacker during football season, and this week committed to NCAA Division III North Central College. Shaw Media sports reporter Kevin Druley caught up with Hammermeister about Kaneland’s early baseball outlook, his surname and other topics. Here’s an edited transcript:
For the second day in a row, the Kaneland softball team waged a late comeback in a Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference crossover game.
Kaneland baseball continues trip
Zach Brust earned his first win of the season, and the DeKalb baseball team beat West Aurora, 5-4, in a nonconference game Thursday in Aurora.
ST. CHARLES – St. Charles East softball pitcher Jordan Hall’s strong effort and tough defense in a key situation were the main ingredients in the Saints’ 5-2 victory against Kaneland in a nonconference game Wednesday.