All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Coach Scott and his sons
    Like father, like sons

    Photo: Soccer is a a family thing for the Parillos. KHS senior Anthony (from left) is an NSCAA all-American nominee, while Scott is the head coach and Cody is the assistant coach at Kaneland. Photo by Kimberly...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • Golf_September12_4
    Split decisions

    Photo: The Knights golfer are 7-2 overall, with the conference tournament on the horizon. Against visiting Sterling Sept. 12. Jessie Denton (above) shot a 43. Photo by Kimberly Anderson KANELAND—Knights golf continues to see impressive scores from...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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    Knights solid at First to the Finish

    Photo: Ryan Bower led the Knights in Peoria, running a personal-best 15:55 effort over the 3-mile course. Photo by Ben Draper Boys place 11th in strong field PEORIA, Ill.—When you have 13 of the top 25 ranked...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • 310
    Late-night run

    Photo: Nate Dyer (32) had a big night for the Knights, rushing for three touchdowns. Photo by Patti Wilk Sterling can’t counter Kaneland (3-0) balance STERLING, Ill.—Kaneland showed a great crossover move on Friday night, but not...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • Volleyball3_September17
    Closing it out

    Volleyball wades through conference challenges KANELAND—Hovering around .500, the Lady Knights volleyball contingent keeps trying create a little breathing room between itself and that line. They’ll have to spend a little more time trying to create after...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • focal_pointe_1
    New waxing studio opens in Elburn

    ELBURN—Focal Pointe Waxing Studio opened its doors on Aug. 15 at 119 1/2 N. Main St. in Elburn, with owner Kara Coyle prepared to offer not only a polished finish to your everyday look, but a convenient...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • Pattermann_head
    Elburn native earns rowing scholarship to D-1 school

    ELBURN—Kylen Patterman is new to the University of Louisville’s rowing team, but she’s one of the most experienced rowers on the team. The 2008 Kaneland graduate rowed for three years on a club team at Grand Valley...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • Kaneland Football 001
    Higher ground

    Photo: The Knights Dylan Nauert carries the ball during the first quarter. Photo by Erik Anderson Knights beat Elmhurst-based namesake in week 2 affair KANELAND—Friday night’s first drive set the tone. Facing an all-new non-conference opponent in...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • GOLF_file
    Knights club takes a hit in NIB-12 action

    Photo: Senior Steven Cannell shot a 39 to help the Knights defeat the visiting Yorkville Foxes Tuesday. File Photo KANELAND—Northern Illinois Big XII golf has its share of talent, just ask last year’s conference champ Kaneland. The...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • Memorial_Garden_bySusan
    Garden dedicated in Elburn teen’s memory

    ELBURN—A small plot of land in the back of Kaneland Harter Middle School holds the spirit of teenager Caitlyn Phillips, a student who was killed in a tragic accident earlier this year. Caity died last April while...

    • Posted September 6, 2013
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  • Patti_1
    Photo gallery: 2013 Maple Park Fun Fest

    Photos by Patti Wilk and Lynn Logan

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • FB_2
    Coming up big

    Photo: Linebacker Cole Carlson contributed an interception during Saturday’s game against Brooks Prep of Chicago. Photo by Patti Wilk Defense makes tide-changing plays in 27-7 win over Brooks KANELAND—Kaneland football’s defense on Saturday night picked up the...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • Golf
    Golfers handle early challenges

    Photo: Senior Brody Kuhar tracks his shot during Thursday’s matchup against Marengo. Kuhar shot a 40 at Hughes Creek, and the Knights defeated the visitors 153-171. Photo by Kimberly Anderson KANELAND—Proven talent is a nice thing to...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • VB_1
    Volleyball goes for Blue & Gold

    Photo: Junior Ellie Dunn (left) had eight points and 12 kills, but the Lady Knights fell short at Burlington Central Tuesday, falling to 3-3. Photo by Patti Wilk Wheaton North tourney provides first test of season KANELAND—A...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • BCC
    A running start

    ELBURN—A short-handed Kaneland boys cross country team fell just short of a season-opening win. In their first taste of competition for the 2013 season, the Knights harriers were edged by visiting Wheaton Academy 27-30. West Chicago placed...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • GXC
    Bower’s way

    Photo: Sophomore Brianna Bower earned her first individual cross country victory in Tuesday’s season opener at Elburn Woods. Photo by Ben Draper Sophomore takes individual win in season opener ELBURN—Many runners start a cross country race, but...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • Toilet_Courtesy
    Editorial: Toilet Bowl Races a staple at Maple Park Fun Fest

    A big part of building up your brand is carving out a niche—something that is unique and immediately recognizable; something that defines your product. A great example of “branding” can be found in the Kaneland community’s four...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • 1.Tyler Strom & Jacalyn Tarr from Strom Family Farm
    Elburn couple enjoy fruits (and vegetables) of labor

    ELBURN—Carol Clulow has a spot she aims to frequent once a week to get fresh produce to take home. Clulow, an Elburn resident, goes to the Strom Family Farm veggie stand in Elburn. “It’s organic, for one,”...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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  • Soft1
    2013 Maple Park Fun Fest Schedule

    Saturday, Aug. 31 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 2 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 31 7:30 a.m. Romp in the Park 5k Run/Walk (Maple Park Fire...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • massage_2
    Bench trial set for massage parlor owner, proprietor

    ELBURN—A hearing in Kane County Circuit Court resulted in a bench trial date of Friday, Sept. 13, for the proprietor of Asian Massage & Bodyworks, as well as fines and fees for the property owner. Asian Massage...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • 012
    Photo Gallery: 2013 Knights Under the Lights

    Photos from Thursday, Aug. 22.

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Photo Gallery: 2013 Kaneville Fun Fest

    Kaneville Fest took place last weekend, and the event featured plenty of opportunities for residents to head out. Photos by Patti Wilk and Lynn Logan

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • football
    2013 Football Preview: The road black

    Photo: Senior quarterback Drew David, here taking the field at last Thursday’s Knights Under the Lights scrimmage, will lead the Knights in 2013. The Knights are looking to move past an early second-round playoff exit in 2012....

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • Girls Cross Country_2013_2
    2013 Girls CC Preview: Breezing past

    Photo: Tuesday’s high temperatures kept the girls cross country team indoors, but the Lady Knights won’t be cooled off this season. Kaneland is currently ranked 4th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll, and still feature returning state champion Victoria...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • Soccer_2013_4
    2013 Soccer Preview: Seeking return to Sweet 16

    Photo: After reaching the Sweet 16 in 2012, the Knights soccer program is working hard to repeat and improve on that success in 2013. Photo by Kimberly Anderson Knights soccer wants to play up to last year’s...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Tennis Preview: The challenge to duplicate

    Photo: Returning singles state qualifier Sammie Schrepferman (right), here in action against West Chicago Tuesday, is joined by returning state doubles qualifiers Madi Jurcenko and Jelly Emmanouil to lead a strong group for coach Tim Larsen. Photo...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • Golf_FILE
    2013 Golf Preview: Swing for success

    Photo: Matt Yonkovich will be a part of the group that looks to return to the state meet, after making the trip as a team in 2012. File Photo Knight golfers wish to get back to great...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • BXC
    2013 Boys CC Preview: Stride right

    Photo: Head coach Chad Clarey’s Knights look to make some noise at the conference and state levels in 2013. The Knights are currently ranked 11th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll. Photo by Kimberly Anderson Knight harriers hope health...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • Volleyball
    2013 Volleyball Preview: New faces, new era

    Photos: Senior captain Jenny Lubic will provide leadership for first-year coach Kerri McCastland’s Lady Knights. Photo by Patti Wilk McCastland era begins with mission to duplicate success KANELAND—It’s a different look to the ladies of the court...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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  • Cory_Lipsett_Courtesy
    Courage abroad

    NIU student visits Tanzania, rides Elburn Days Parade float ELBURN—Cory Lipsett’s first trip abroad was startling in two ways: he went to Tanzania, one of the world’s poorest countries, and he went without Ragin, the guide dog...

    • Posted August 24, 2013
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  • Geneva_Golf_Quad 006
    Golf sees strong start to season

    Kaneland’s Matt Yonkovich watches his ball after a putt on the second hole during a quad meet of Geneva, Glenbard South, South Elgin and Kaneland at Mill Creek Golf Club Tuesday. Photo by Erik Anderson KHS golf...

    • Posted August 22, 2013
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  • McCastland_bySlodki
    McCastland teaches away from court

    New KHS volleyball coach well-versed in leadership training, school improvement efforts PLAINFIELD—Before taking care of volleyball business for Kaneland, Kerri McCastland is directing a group of upperclassmen on a Tuesday morning for her day job at Plainfield...

    • Posted August 22, 2013
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