All posts tagged "Jim McKnight"

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    Kaneland bowling shoe-in for awards

    Photo: Kaneland High School Interim Athletic Director Ruby Keller (right) presents head coach James McKnight with a crystal bowling pin in honor of his 25 years of coaching girls bowling at KHS March 13. Photo by Mary...

    • Posted March 22, 2014
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    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
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    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
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  • 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
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    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
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    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
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  • 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
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    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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Winter sports preview: Thomas leads bowling down Kaneland lane

    KANELAND—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
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  • Lady Knights bowling begins ‘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
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  • Bowling continues nice start

    It’s early, but the Kaneland bowling roster will definitely take this inviting start.

    • Posted December 10, 2009
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  • Bowlers split first two battles

    While there were some positive indicators in Monday’s opening bowling matchup with host Morris, the end result was not what Kaneland was hoping for.

    • Posted December 3, 2009
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  • With new home, bowlers look for welcome season

    DeKALB—When you are looking to turn the page on a program, you might as well start with a new home.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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 Kaneland’s first win of 2008.

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • 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
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