All posts tagged "Ernie Colombe"
Lady Knights take IC crown, drop to EA
KANELAND—If you asked Kaneland girls basketball its favorite activity during this opening juncture of the season, it might just offer an answer of collecting hardware.
- Posted December 1, 2011
Depth, knowledge of system charges girls basketball in ‘11-’12
KANELAND—Sixth-year coach Ernie Colombe has the table set for success when it comes to KHS girls basketball.
- Posted November 23, 2011
KHS girls basketball having fun all summer long
KANELAND—Summer has been no time for play if you’re Kaneland High School girls basketball. Coach Ernie Colombe and crew have been keeping busy with shootouts in Genoa-Kingston, Sterling, Morris, Bradley University in Peoria, Ill., and have one scheduled...
- Posted June 30, 2011
KHS baseball wins 1st State championship with 11-3 win vs. Oak Forest JOLIET—In high school baseball postseason, only one team can follow through on its aim to run the table and win its last game.
- Posted June 16, 2011
Girls basketball ride stopped by group of Warriors
KANELAND—The Lady Knights saw their regular season end on Thursday in Rochelle by a final of 61-52, and then with a 30-27 loss on Monday at St. Francis High School in Wheaton, Ill., saw their playoff quest...
- Posted February 17, 2011
Lady Knights finishing regular season strong
KANELAND—Monday featured a textbook case of learning from your mistakes. After dropping a home matchup with Yorkville back on Jan. 7, the Lady Knights hoops unit traveled along Game Farm Road and secured a hard-fought 45-39 victory.
- Posted February 10, 2011
Lady Knights take 4th at Oswego East
OSWEGO—It wasn’t the ideal end, but Kaneland girls hoops earned its best finish ever at the Oswego East Holiday Classic.
- Posted January 6, 2011
KHS girls hold off Sycamore, lose to Barbs
KANELAND—Call it Rivalry Week. The Lady Knights unit from Kaneland took to the court against familiar opponents in a new Northern Illinois Big XII setting, and split their two contests.
- Posted December 16, 2010
Lady Knights hoops match last season’s win total
KANELAND—Don’t look now, but the varsity Lady Knights basketball squad is showing measurable improvement from last year, with much of the same crew.
- Posted December 2, 2010
Lady Knights (2-1) show grit in IMSA tourney
AURORA—Slow starts might not be ideal if you’re with Lady Knights basketball, they’ll live with it if it leaves room for mid-game rallies and competent fourth quarters. Down 16-5 in the second quarter to host Aurora Christian on...
- Posted November 24, 2010
Winter sports preview: Girls hoops rely on improved bunch
KANELANDâ€”You wouldn't know this was a team that went 5-23 a year ago.
- Posted November 18, 2010
No rest for Lady Knights hoops
KANELANDâ€”With a tough exit for the Lady Knights basketball squad nearly five months ago, Kaneland isnâ€™t worrying about what might have been.
- Posted July 1, 2010
Lady Knights eliminated by Rochelle in 3A opener
There will be no repeating playoff opener success for Kaneland girls basketball in 2010.
- Posted February 18, 2010
Lady Knights hang tough but lose to Barbs
DEKALBâ€”Kaneland girls basketball not only had to deal with the host DeKalb Lady Barbs and a vocal crowd, but also with the loss of guard Andie Strang before Friday's contest.
- Posted January 28, 2010
Lady Knights fall to GS, Batavia in WSC meetings
If only the Lady Knights could capture how prolific guard Andie Strang was in the first quarter of Friday's contest at Glenbard South, and duplicate it for everyone game-long.
- Posted January 21, 2010
Girls hoops split pair of contests at Geneva, Oswego
It wasnâ€™t just the weather outside that left the Kaneland Lady Knights girls basketball team cold on Tuesday night.
- Posted January 7, 2010
Lady Knights victim of poor shooting against Yorkville
MAPLE PARKâ€”Kaneland girls basketball had a tough task ahead of it on Friday night in Maple Park with an improved Yorkville squad.
- Posted December 17, 2009
Three WSC foes get upper hand on Lady Knights hoops
The Knights fell to 2-8 and 0-3 in Western Sun Conference play with a tough week vs. Glenbard South, DeKalb and host Rochelle.
- Posted December 10, 2009
Lady Knights drop matchups with E. Aurora, Westmont
Lady Knights basketball is hoping that the next couple of contests go better than their three opening games.
- Posted November 25, 2009
Rosary beats Lady Knights in hoops opener
AURORAâ€”A fast start for one team usually means doom for another.
- Posted November 19, 2009
Lady Knights look to steady core in 09-10
MAPLE PARKâ€”Look beneath the surface if you're worried about Kaneland girls basketball in 2009-10.
- Posted November 19, 2009
Hampshire ends Lady Knightsâ€™ quest in regional semifinal
With every silver lining, sometimes comes a cloud. In the case of Kaneland girls basketball nabbing its first postseason win since the 2004-2005 campaign, the Lady Knights saw its campaign come to a halt with the very next...
- Posted February 19, 2009
Lady Knights go 2-1, includes wins over Sycamore, Yorkville
With the regular season down to its final contests, the Kaneland High School girls basketball roster is seeing more things come its way, like wins.
- Posted February 12, 2009
Lady Knights dropped by Rochelle, pick up non-conference win
Lady Knights basketball had some good times and bad on the court during the regular season's final homestretch.
- Posted February 5, 2009
Girlsâ€™ basketball continues to struggle in WSC play
A strong Lady Knight run on Friday evening had host Glenbard South reeling. But Glenbard South returned the favor and with greater authority in a 53-43 handling of KHS.
- Posted January 25, 2009
Lady Knights split pair of WSC contests
With the Western Sun Conference schedule in full swing, KHS girls basketball was hoping that both conference contests could swing its way.
- Posted January 9, 2009
Girls split first two contests at Oswego East Holiday Classic
Once they made it through the snow, Kaneland girls basketball down to business at the fourth annual Oswego East Holiday Classic.
- Posted December 24, 2008
Girls basketball drop one to GS; earn first win over St. Francis
While it initially looked like Kaneland girls basketball had Glenbard Southâ€™s number on Tuesday night, it was the Raiders who deep-sixed the Lady Knights.
- Posted December 5, 2008
Lady Knights look to keep arrow pointing up
Two years ago, the Lady Knights basketball squad, helmed by Ernie Colombe, limped toward a 5-21 mark.
- Posted November 21, 2008
Hampshire deals out convincing loss to KHS girls
As is customary over the last several years, Kaneland High School girls basketball opened its campaign against Hampshire.
- Posted November 21, 2008