All posts tagged "Jim McKnight"
Bowling season ends, but new territory carved
KANELAND—In the first year of a new postseason setup, Kaneland Lady Knights bowling did well for itself. With an exemplary performance at the Metea Valley Regional on Feb. 8, Kaneland was able to send senior cornerstone Christie...
- Posted February 20, 2014
Crews controls fate after Regional
Photo: The 2013-14 KHS bowlers competed as a team one final time Saturday at the Metea Valley Regional in Aurora. The team included senior Michelle Bohanek (from left), junior Rena Wojciechowski, junior Katie Hill, freshman Grace Lindgren,...
- Posted February 13, 2014
Degree of difficulty
Delayed NIB-12 gathering has KHS bowling 10th STREATOR, Ill.—It took only a week to get going, but the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference meet took place on Monday at Dixon Plum Hollow Lanes. The meet, hosted by...
- Posted February 6, 2014
KHS stops streak on lanes
Photo: Kaneland High School seniors Christie Crews (left) and Michelle Bohanek enjoy one of their last few games as seniors. Photo by Patty Wilk Bowlers celebrate win, seniors KANELAND—It was bound to happen, and lucky for Kaneland,...
- Posted January 23, 2014
Bowlers get back into strike of things
Photo: Junior Dominique Lee gets a high five from junior Rena Wojciechowski Saturday. Lee was awarded medals for fourth place individual high game for the morning round, and first place for individual high series in the afternoon...
- Posted January 16, 2014
Bowlers sunk by Streator, Morris
Photo: Senior Christie Crews has been a leader for the Lady Knights bowlers this season. She bowled a 414 series against Streator and a 434 against Morris in recent action. File Photo KANELAND—Sometimes you’ll just run into...
- Posted December 19, 2013
Bowlers beat IMSA, lose close matches
Photo: Junior Katie Hill (above) bowled a 405 series for the Lady Knights Thursday. Photo by Ben Draper KANELAND—Margins are relatively close, but the Lady Knight bowlers housed at Mardi Gras Lanes in DeKalb would like to...
- Posted December 13, 2013
Dec. 5 Sports Recap
Varsity Bowling Dec. 3 at Sterling—The Lady Knights gained two conference points in their season opener at Sterling Tuesday. Christie Crews led the way with a 523 series, while Dominique Lee had a 472. The Knights won...
- Posted December 5, 2013
Bowling on Crews control
KANELAND—After a 2012-13 campaign that saw a pickup of two late-season wins to improve to 3-6 in dual action, Kaneland girls bowling could be excused if it dwelled in the positive. But the loss of five seniors...
- Posted November 21, 2013
Bowling drops duel with Huntley
KANELAND—Kaneland bowling is trying to up the competitive fire against good teams, and its opponents are making sure it's a difficult ride.
- Posted January 10, 2013
Bowling sees promising signs at Lisle Invite
KANELAND—Sometimes a weekend invite is all you need to see what can happen. On Saturday, Kaneland bowling went to the Lisle Invite and came away with a second-place trophy in the "B" bracket.
- Posted December 20, 2012
Bowlers secure non-conference win
Lady Knights solve Lisle, dropped by Dixon Kaneland—Kaneland bowling had a rougher start than they would have liked, but it no longer has to wonder where its first win will come from.
- Posted December 6, 2012
Winter Sports Preview: Senior-laden KHS bowlers hope to lay hurt to pins
KANELAND—Bowlers representing Kane-land High School are taking to the local lanes with a love of the sport.
- Posted November 21, 2012
Bowlers squeezed on lanes by Lisle in 2012 opener
DEKALB—It can take awhile before a bowling squad can get back into the swing of things after a layoff.
- Posted January 5, 2012
Bowling gets first win of 2011-12
KANELAND—While it’s been slow goings at the beginning of this still-new season, the Kaneland bowling unit keeps knocking down pins, and knocked down enough to nab its first win of the season on Dec. 7, against visiting...
- Posted December 15, 2011
Bowling welcomes influx of new blood
KANELAND—While the Lady Knights will miss record book-rewriter Holly Thomas, and the team finished with a dual mark of 3-12, there are reasons to be optimistic.
- Posted November 23, 2011
Bowling’s regular-season end features wins over Geneva, IMSA
KANELAND—With the 2010-11 regular season in a true homestretch, the only way to begin a busy week of competition for Kaneland bowling turned out to be the most ideal.
- Posted February 3, 2011
Winter sports preview: Thomas leads bowling down Kaneland lane
KANELANDâ€”How do you try to build on a team that went 3-10 (1-6 Western Sun Conference) and had a large number of departures?
- Posted November 18, 2010
Lady Knights bowling begins â€˜10 with 2 losses
The bowlers got back into the swing of things at Mardi Gras Lanes in DeKalb on Monday afternoon, but with a 2,560-2,220 loss to visiting Rochelle.
- Posted January 7, 2010
Bowling continues nice start
Itâ€™s early, but the Kaneland bowling roster will definitely take this inviting start.
- Posted December 10, 2009
Bowlers split first two battles
While there were some positive indicators in Mondayâ€™s opening bowling matchup with host Morris, the end result was not what Kaneland was hoping for.
- Posted December 3, 2009
With new home, bowlers look for welcome season
DeKALBâ€”When you are looking to turn the page on a program, you might as well start with a new home.
- Posted November 19, 2009
Bowlers finish tenth at sectional
While Kaneland Lady Knights bowling saw its 2008-2009 season come to an end this past Saturday, there was plenty to build on for next season, and plenty of teams that they left in the dust.
- Posted February 12, 2009
Bowlers get best of first-year program Huntley for first win
Based on the first attempts of the year marked 2009, Kaneland bowling is already looking better, thanks to their first win.
- Posted January 9, 2009
Bowling still searching for first win
Nothing like facing a steady rival to usher in the holidays, but the DeKalb Barbs were not about to yield Kanelandâ€™s first win of 2008.
- Posted December 19, 2008
Senior core of captains key for Lady Knights bowling
Approaching his 20th year at the helm of Kaneland High School bowling, coach Jim McKnight has seen his share of pins knocked down.
- Posted November 21, 2008