All posts tagged "Jimmy Boyle"
State of excellence: Wrestlers bring 4 to Champaign
STERLING—You’d have to go back to 1994 to revisit the last time Kaneland High School wrestling had more than three State qualifiers.
- Posted February 16, 2012
the Knights ahead: Kaneland looks to reach similar heights from a year ago
Photo: Knights football works on getting back to the playoff promised land at the high school. A year ago the Knights had their best season since 1998. Photo by Ben Draper KANELAND—Kaneland Knights football achieved such great heights...
- Posted August 18, 2011
Winter sports awards, NIB-12 honors dished out
A look through Kaneland's winter sports award winners.
- Posted April 14, 2011
State-qualifier Boyle takes fourth at elite meet
KANELAND—Senior Jimmy Boyle, who has been no slouch on the football field for Kaneland High School, now has something to remember his time as a wrestler by.
- Posted February 24, 2011
Boyle breaks out at wrestling Sectional
KANELAND—It's familiar territory for Knights heavyweight Jimmy Boyle. Familiar but exceptional territory for the senior, who now goes to the IHSA Class 2A State tournament at the University of Illinois in Champaign, Ill., this weekend.
- Posted February 17, 2011
KHS wrestlers execute winning combination, take 2nd place at regional
SYCAMORE—When KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns mentioned that his team had an eye on the postseason and may be better equipped for tournament settings, he wasn't kidding.
- Posted February 10, 2011
Kaneland wrestling earns fourth at NIB-12 showcase
ROCHELLE—Like KHS coach Monty Jahns said a week ago, Kaneland wrestling might just be a better tournament team than a dual team at this point.
- Posted January 27, 2011
Davidson, Boyle key in KHS winning own Flott Invite
KANELAND—While the Knights sit with a dual record they’d no doubt like to improve, gatherings like the annual Margaret Flott Memorial Tournament hosted by KHS do a nice job of getting headed in the right direction.
- Posted January 20, 2011
Wrestling trumps Rochelle, sees action in Spartanland
KANELAND—Kaneland wrestling earned an important Northern Illinois Big XII win and placed in the middle of the pack at the usual early-Jan. stop of the Sycamore Invite.
- Posted January 13, 2011
Wrestling ends up sixth place at Flavin Invite
DEKALB—With an 8-13 dual meet record through the first half of the year, Kaneland High School wrestling might not look like it's making strides.
- Posted January 6, 2011
Grapplers take two in Wauconda, storm Flavin
KANELAND—Instead of a face-full of candy and other winter goodies, Kaneland spent Thursday and this past Tuesday introducing opponents to a face-full of mat.
- Posted December 30, 2010
Grapplers take on four squads tough week
KANELAND—While Kaneland wrestling has nabbed some nice individual wins lately, the dual meet results that are desired are harder to come by.
- Posted December 23, 2010
DeKalb hands Kaneland grapplers Thursday loss
KANELAND—It's unfortunate that the Kaneland wrestling squad ran into DeKalb on Thursday evening in Barb-ville, because lately DeKalb's been running over everyone. In a Northern Illinois Big XII matchup, DeKalb subdued Kaneland by a 39-27 score in a...
- Posted December 16, 2010
Kaneland High School rises up with fall sports awards
KANELAND—It was time to think warmer thoughts at Kaneland High School, as Friday had the release of the Kaneland High School Fall Sports Awards. The awards were announced at this late date due to the postseason success of...
- Posted December 16, 2010
Wrestling earns win over T.F South
KANELAND—On the first weekend of the season with tangible snow on the ground, the Knight wrestlers made opponent T.F. South feel like an ill-equipped car—no traction.
- Posted December 9, 2010
Wrestling starts on mat in Freeport
KANELAND—With a full lineup after the end of football season, it was time to hit the mat for Kaneland wrestling on Saturday morning.
- Posted December 2, 2010
Winter sports preview: Wrestlers look to increase 19-win total in 2010-11
KANELANDâ€”With a solid core coming back for coach Monty Jahnsâ€™ third season at the helm and a program that thrives on aggressiveness, opponents will have to take short relief in the fact that the Knights are still...
- Posted November 18, 2010
Wrestlers Boyle, Davidson nab one win each at State meet
The Kaneland High School wrestling program can be pleased that they not only sent two wrestlers to the Class 2A State meet at Assembly Hall in Champaign, but also had those grapplers get a win on the...
- Posted February 25, 2010
Kaneland wrestling sends Davidson, Boyle to Champaign
Every IHSA wrestler with high aspirations has a goal of visiting Champaign in February for the State tournament.
- Posted February 18, 2010
Wrestlers boast two regional champs, five move on
Fortunately for Knights wrestling, offseason plans arenâ€™t starting just yet. Thanks to a fourth-place finish at Saturdayâ€™s regional at Belvidere High School, five Knight grapplers are scheduled to compete at this weekendâ€™s sectional out at the home of...
- Posted February 11, 2010
Kaneland wrestlers handle Hampshire, Marengo
Maple Parkâ€“Finishing their last regular season meet on Saturday, Kaneland is going at a pretty good clip to make something happen at Saturdayâ€™s packed regional.
- Posted February 4, 2010
Grapplers take 3rd at final WSC meet
What better way to show the team-wide improvement from a year ago than at the 2010 Western Sun Conference wrestling meet this past Saturday.
- Posted January 28, 2010
KHS wrestling defends home mat at Flott Invite
At the annual Flott Wrestling Invite on Saturday, the Knight grapplers saw plenty of first-place accolades come their way in an invite win.
- Posted January 21, 2010
Wrestlers exhibit strong Sycamore Invite showing
With the way Kaneland High School wrestling began the regular season, conventional wisdom would dictate that it would perform better in Saturdayâ€™s 34th Sycamore Invite than last year.
- Posted January 14, 2010
Grapplers finish fourth at Don Flavin Invite
The wrestlers improved to 15-6 in dual meets this season after a productive Don Flavin Invite in Dekalb that saw the Knights finish in fourth place.
- Posted January 7, 2010
Wrestlers drop WSC clash with Yorkville, compete in Chicago
Kaneland wrestling saw its prolific dual meet streak end on Thursday night vs. Yorkville, but still managed to get one win out of three opponents at a dual meet on Saturday.
- Posted December 24, 2009
Wrestlers leave opponents looking up at lights
MAPLE PARKâ€”Ask the likes of Bremen, Lemont and Rochelle high schools if they had a nice weekend.
- Posted December 10, 2009
Kaneland shines spotlight on fall athletes with awards
Monday saw Kaneland High School dish out their annual awards for the fall sports season.
- Posted December 3, 2009
KHS grapplers manage strong start with 3 wins
BURLINGTONâ€”Why can't every meet be like this for the Kaneland wrestlers?
- Posted December 3, 2009
Kaneland Knights football recognized for talent, smarts
MAPLE PARKâ€”Kaneland High School learned of five football players that were not just exceptional on the field, but in the classroom as well.
- Posted November 25, 2009
Kaneland Knight wrestlers look to be aggressive on mat
This might be the Kaneland High School wrestling version of a high-powered passing offense in football or a run-and-gun in basketball.
- Posted November 19, 2009
Fall sports preview: Loaded with talent, ready to unload on opponents
MAPLE PARKâ€”Watch out, Knights football fans. The Kaneland Knights football roster got a taste of playoff action a year ago after being absent in 2007, and liked what they had.
- Posted August 21, 2009