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.
The Genoa-Kingston softball team earned a 9-2 win Wednesday at Plano.
Genoa-Kingston has been through hard times. The Cogs lost 26 games in 2013. But, if a revival is to happen this spring it will be due to performances like the one starting pitcher Andrew Caldwell (1-1) turned in on Saturday in a doubleheader sweep of Mendota.
Another complete effort propelled the Kaneland girls soccer team to a 3-0 victory Tuesday at Morris in its Northern Illinois Big 12 East opener.
It was only a couple years ago that Kaneland junior Zack Thielk was close to ground zero in the weight room.
MAPLE PARK – One bad inning.
The DeKalb baseball team improved to 5-1 with a 13-0, five-inning win over Rockford Jefferson on Thursday in Rockford.
The DeKalb baseball team improved to 4-1 with a 12-0, six-inning win over Rockford Guilford on Tuesday.
MAPLE PARK – The Rosary girls soccer team, which has denied Kaneland a regional title in three of the past four years, could not reprise the spoiler role in the Knights’ first home match of the season Monday night.
Sycamore’s Lyndsey Coddington hit for the cycle in Game 1 of a doubleheader softball game against Streator on Saturday.
DeKALB – Kaneland junior pitcher Angie Morrow threw a one-hitter against Batavia on Monday as the Knights softball team topped the Bulldogs, 4-0, in an indoor game at the DeKalb Sports and Recreation Center.
CAROL STREAM – It can be tough to measure a baseball team’s potential by the first couple games, but if the early returns for Batavia stay true, the Bulldogs should have quite the season, with depth all over the field, including the pitcher’s mound.
Kaneland boys track capped off its indoor season with two individual champions and a relay title Saturday at the Illinois Top Times meet in Bloomington.
Sycamore junior Lilia Edwards won the triple jump with a mark of 35 feet, 1.25 inches and claimed a victory in the 60-meter hurdles, winning in 9.88 seconds at the Northern Illinois Big 12 indoor track meet. She also finished third in the triple jump.
PEORIA – Before Kaneland senior forward Ty Carlson stepped back to fire away in his bid for the IHSA Boys Class 3A Three-Point Showdown title, he took pause at something in the stands.
Improvisation has become a daily habit for Emily Schilling.
The physical pain and bruises from 100 carries during the football season are finally gone for Dion Hooker.