All posts tagged "Brian Willis"
2014 Softball Preview: A slugger’s chance
Photo: Junior All-State catcher Paige Kuefler drives a ball off the tee during a recent practice indoors. Photo by Patti Wilk Kaneland softball lineup primed and ready for ’14 season KANELAND—With a regional rally at Rosary that...
- Posted March 20, 2014
Softball returns to regular action
Following weather delays and road trip, KHS finds consistency by Mike Slodki KANELAND—It was good to finally take to the softball diamond on Illinois soil. The experience on Thursday was made even better with a handy win....
- Posted April 11, 2013
Spring journey | 2013 Spring Sports Preview
Softball squad eyes extending goal beyond regional title Kaneland—With two-thirds of its Regional Championship lineup returning, the KHS softball team is preparing to show what it can do when Opening Day 2013 arrives.
- Posted March 14, 2013
Sterling softball too golden for Kaneland
BELVIDERE, Ill.—Kaneland softball’s season had more ups than downs in 2012. Unfortunately, the Sterling Lady Warriors brand of diamond play made KHS land with a thud.
- Posted June 7, 2012
AURORA—There’s a saying that if you give someone an inch, they’ll take a mile. In the case of Lady Knights softball, give them the sixth inning, they’ll score six runs.
- Posted May 31, 2012
Softball, with 24 wins, continues season steamroll
KANELAND—Like bills received in the mail, Kaneland softball comes at you whether you like it or not.
- Posted May 10, 2012
KHS softball on tear after Tenn. trip
Stellar pitching keys additional wins over Sandwich, Morris KANELAND—If you thought the method for getting a softball season out of an early funk was going to the state of Tennessee, then you’re stealing the Lady Knights softball team’s...
- Posted April 5, 2012
Kaneland softball looks toward captains to right ship
KANELAND—An 8-1 start a year ago turned into a 14-19 finish for a softball group hoping for bigger things.
- Posted March 22, 2012
Softball suffers setbacks to Minooka, Yorkville
KANELAND—There’s still a little bit of time to make Maple Park feel like home-field advantage, but not much.
- Posted May 19, 2011
Softball grabs two victories after tough May stretch
KANELAND—Welcome to the dog days of May. After losses to Morris, Sycamore, Yorkville and non-conference Elk Grove High School, the Lady Knights managed wins against Oswego East and Rochelle, situating themselves at 12-14 (3-6 NIB-12).
- Posted May 12, 2011
Softball suffers loss streak after Wednesday win
KANELAND—Better to suffer through a streak like the one Kaneland softball is having now, than late-season.
- Posted April 14, 2011
Softball hopes ‘young guns’ are consistent
KANELAND—Looks like the younger core of softball players will get a chance to get some more playing time in 2011.
- Posted March 24, 2011
Softball finished by Sycamore
SYCAMOREâ€”Maybe the scales were tipping to Sycamore all long. After slaughtering the Lady Spartans in their first meeting, Kaneland Lady Knights softball dealt with 16 innings of action in a tight 2-1 win three weeks ago. It all...
- Posted June 3, 2010
KHS softball (10-6) falls to GS, edges Geneva
KANELANDâ€”In a meeting of two of the better Western Sun Conference teams on Thursday, the visiting Lady Raiders showed KHS who the team to beat might be this season.
- Posted May 6, 2010
Softball takes wins from Maine West, Oswego, Sycamore, now 7-5
KANELANDâ€”Lady Knights softball rallied this week to finish a busy slate winning three of five.
- Posted April 22, 2010
Softball consumes Sandwich in rout; loses to GS
MAPLE PARKâ€”Kaneland softballâ€™s season opener 15 days ago featured an ending that was quite thrilling.
- Posted April 8, 2010
Lady Knights stage comeback
MAPLE PARKâ€”Maybe this is a truly new beginning for Kaneland softball.
- Posted April 1, 2010
Willis joins many new softball faces
MAPLE PARKâ€”Despite finishing 27-9 in 2009, the Kaneland High School girls softball squad faces quite a number of challenges.
- Posted March 25, 2010