All posts tagged "Connor Williams"
Goress wins state title for 1st KHS wrestling crown in 20 years KANELAND—Kaneland last saw one of its wrestlers crowned an individual state champion before current KHS senior Dan Goress was born.
- Posted February 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
Knights grab 5th on NIB-12 mat
Kaneland’s 145-pound entry, Dan Goress, wins NIB-12 bracket SYCAMORE—Seeing what the rest of the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference can offer provides a nice opportunity.
- Posted January 26, 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
Grapplers open 2013 with dual win
Wrestlers battle through Sycamore Invite field, stifle Rochelle KANELAND—Nothing like a tough Sycamore Invite and a Northern Illinois Big XII battle against a familiar foe to measure your team’s progress.
- Posted January 10, 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
Knights take 2 of 3 in Woodstock quadrangular
KANELAND—Work never seems done for the Kaneland High School wrestling unit.
- Posted December 27, 2012
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
KHS fall sports announce awards
Kaneland—The Kaneland High School fall sports programs recently concluded their respective awards nights.
- Posted December 6, 2012
3’s a welcome crowd
Wrestlers get on right side of mat with sweep at KHS KANELAND—Coaches and wrestlers have often said the Knights tend to be a different tournament team than a dual team.
- Posted November 29, 2012
KHS fall athletes earn accolades
Kaneland—A number of Kaneland High School fall athletes were recognized for their performance from throughout the 2012 season.
- Posted November 29, 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
Weekend in Normal caps extraordinary golf campaign
Rain clips State tourney, but KHS fights hard in first trip since '95 KANELAND—It'll be a trip to remember for Kaneland High School golf.
- Posted October 19, 2012
It’s in the hole
Strong Sectional effort punches Knight golf's State ticket KANELAND—Kaneland golf will be taking swings at Weibring Golf Club at Illinois State University in Normal, Ill., on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12-13.
- Posted October 11, 2012
Golfers clipped by Jacobs, swing in Genoa
KANELAND—Sometimes good totals aren't enough. The scorecard can go your way with consistent totals, but the opponent can experience the same phenomenon, but sometimes a stroke better.
- Posted September 28, 2012
KHS nabs Morris in dual match
Kaneland—Kaneland defeated visiting Morris on Tuesday at Hughes Creek Golf Course, winning the varsity match 151-169.
- Posted September 20, 2012
Knights win handily on links vs H-BR
Kaneland—Hughes Creek was the site of a handy dual win for Knights golf on Sept. 5. Facing Little Ten Conference representative Hinckley-Big Rock, the Knights used a consistent scorecard to vanquish the Royals by a final of 161-192...
- Posted September 13, 2012
Golfers chip away at Sterling
KANELAND—While the journey last Thursday for Kaneland High School golf was west, the Knights' fortunes went north after its Northern Illinois Big XII crossover battle.
- Posted September 6, 2012
Knights top W. Aurora, DeKalb after loss to Marengo KANELAND—Kaneland High School golf coach Mark Meyer knew his team wasn't as deep as in years past, but believed the talent at the top could more than make up...
- Posted August 30, 2012
Golf Preview: Familiar faces lead charge to the green
KHS golf looks to improve upon 8-4 dual meet finish a year ago KANELAND—You'll have to excuse seventh-year coach Mark Meyer for not approaching 2012 with trepidation.
- Posted August 23, 2012
Kaneland High School Honor Roll
High and regular honor rolls announced.
- Posted March 2, 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
Mat warriors finish 14th at Sycamore
KANELAND—It’s tough to stand out at a wrestling invite, 22 teams deep. For a select few KHS wrestlers, they were able to barrel through their fields for some noteworthy finishes at the 37th annual Sycamore Invite on Saturday.
- Posted January 12, 2012
Grapplers go 2-3 at storied Flavin Invite
DEKALB—Kaneland’s wrestling roster made its usual stop in a first-time locale as 2011 drew to a close.
- Posted January 5, 2012
KHS wrestlers go on Thursday tear in quad
KANELAND—What's the best cure for a season that has given you the dual blues?
- Posted December 29, 2011
Wrestlers grab two Saturday wins after losing to YHS
KANELAND—Against conference rival Yorkville, the Knights (4-9) lost 39-26 to the host school.
- Posted December 22, 2011
KHS fall athletes recognized with awards
KANELAND—Kaneland High School athletics released their slate of Fall Sports Awards, with each sport trumpeting the best it had to offer, with some All-Northern Illinois Big XII honors thrown in for good measure.
- Posted December 15, 2011
Kaneland wrestlers eclipsed by DeKalb
KANELAND—Against the visiting DeKalb Barbs, KHS was hoping for its own indoor version of Friday Night Lights.
- Posted December 15, 2011
Grapplers solved by Sycamore, split Saturday excursion
KANELAND—While there were some encouraging duels on Thursday, “some” won’t get it done against Sycamore wrestling when “all” are needed.
- Posted December 8, 2011
Wrestlers see some success in Saturday meet
KANELAND—The season opener featured a 45-34 loss to Wheaton-Warrenville South, a 34-28 win over the Pretzels of Freeport, and a 42-36 loss to Burlington Central.
- Posted December 1, 2011