All posts tagged "Matt Limbrunner"
Photo:Senior John Pruett drives to the hoop with junior Ben Barnes right behind during Saturday’s boys basketball practice. Photos by Patti Wilk Johnson’s crew aims for third NIB-12 title in four seasons KANELAND—Kaneland boys basketball may have...
- Posted November 21, 2013
See-saw start to season
View Photos After rough start, Knights baseball wins 4 of last 5 by Mike Slodki KANELAND—It’s a case of slowly but surely for the boys in black. After dropping its first five games of the...
- Posted April 11, 2013
Boys hoops’ journey ends at Spartans’ hand
Fourth quarter sees fortune upended in 11-point regional loss AURORA—If it weren't for a tough fourth quarter, Kaneland boys basketball could be talking about a regional final in Aurora.
- Posted March 8, 2013
AURORA—Kaneland closed out the regular season Friday with a big come-from-behind win over Rochelle to lock up the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference Championship. The Knights followed that by opening the post season with a huge 39-point...
- Posted February 28, 2013
Back on track
KANELAND—A trip to Dixon, Ill., was just what the doctor ordered. After a five-game losing streak that would make anyone ill, the Knight boys hoops squad traveled to their Northern Illinois Big XII crossover rival and beat the...
- Posted February 21, 2013
Boys basketball losing streak hits 4 KANELAND—Most teams hit a stretch of the season where it seems like a win can't be bought. Currently, Kaneland is in that quagmire, but time still remains to get back to the torrid...
- Posted February 14, 2013
Boys downed by WC foe, beat Yorkville
KHS stands at 14-6 as home stretch beckons KANELAND—The good news is Kaneland hasn’t felt what it's like to be on the losing end of many games this season.
- Posted February 7, 2013
No need for last-second magic against Sterling KANELAND—No mad celebrations on the floor were needed this time.
- Posted February 6, 2013
Drew it up
David's clutch 3 beats rival Sycamore; KHS also downs L-P KANELAND—Your boys basketball team is 11-6, 5-1 in the Northern Illinois Big XII setting, and 10-2 in its last 12 contests.
- Posted January 26, 2013
Knights at hub of victory
KANELAND—Eight out of 10 isn't bad. Outside of two setbacks at last month's Plano Christmas Classic, the Knights don't have a blemish on the slate since junior guard Drew David saw his way back into the lineup from...
- Posted January 23, 2013
Top-tier finish in Plano for boys hoops
PLANO—Kaneland boys basketball is slowly but surely gelling again. At the 50th running of the Plano Christmas Classic, that reality stood as an ominous warning to some teams and a statement of fact to the teams that bested...
- Posted January 3, 2013
KHS boys trounce Sandwich in Plano Classic's first round KANELAND—It's a tall order for an 11th seed to find glory in the Plano Christmas Classic, so Kaneland had to take it one step at a time at the...
- Posted December 27, 2012
Drew drops in on DeKalb
Key 3 fuels comeback win at Barbs Kaneland—Perhaps the only group unhappy to see the return of Kaneland point guard Drew David was the group hosting the boys basketball game on Friday night.
- Posted December 20, 2012
Boys step into pressure cooker
Sycamore 'D' too much; KHS nabs win over H-BR Kaneland—There would be no duplicating the last-second magic of late November like the Kaneland boys basketball team had against Morris. The host Sycamore Spartans made absolutely sure of that...
- Posted December 14, 2012
Carlson's putback buzzer-beater gives KHS win No. 1 KANELAND—It was a case of right place, right time for Kaneland junior Tyler Carlson.
- Posted December 6, 2012
Knight boys have early uphill climb
KHS drops first 3 contests as part of Windmill Invite KANELAND—Good news for Kaneland boys basketball is that it's still November.
- Posted November 29, 2012
Winter Sports Preview: Season of change
Knight cagers hope returnees lead team full of newcomers KANELAND—There seems to be a wrinkle at the beginning of every Kaneland High School boys basketball season.
- Posted November 21, 2012
KHS baseball in regional semi
KANELAND—It’s not the spring athletic season, but there’s still things to play for if your Kaneland High School baseball.
- Posted July 19, 2012
Baseball wins third straight conference title
KANELAND—This is getting to be old hat for the Kaneland Knights baseball team.
- Posted May 17, 2012
Knight baseball riding 1st-place wave
KANELAND—Kaneland has had Sycamore’s number on the baseball field as of late, including last year’s regional title win.
- Posted May 10, 2012
Baseball holds own in NIB-12 conference play
KANELAND—Much like last year, the Knight nine are taking care of business as the calendar turns pages on the season.
- Posted April 26, 2012
No decay in Decatur area for Knights baseball
KANELAND—Spring break stories for Kaneland baseball will feature impressive displays against teams from Decatur, Ill.
- Posted April 5, 2012
Knights bounced: E-Rabs’ fourth spells doom for KHS in sectional
KANELAND—There exists no direct or obvious correlation for higher drama the further you go in the Class 3A boys basketball playoffs.
- Posted March 8, 2012
Knight hoops splits vs. Nazareth, DeKalb
Neil contributes 19 in comeback win vs. Streator KANELAND—Sometimes the losses that befell a team can reveal positive qualities.
- Posted February 16, 2012
Boys conquer home floors of Rochelle, Geneseo
KANELAND—Last year’s Northern Illinois Big XII Conference East division champions are playing at quite the competitive level.
- Posted February 2, 2012
Kaneland rebounds from loss in Yorkville with win at Burlington
KANELAND—For now, the scales of the Kaneland-Burlington Central boys basketball rivalry tipped toward Kaneland.
- Posted January 12, 2012
Re-gifting: Kaneland manages win over Morris in Plano tourney
KANELAND—A team always likes to make a statement in its opening contest. Preferably, it’d be a positive statement.
- Posted December 29, 2011
Boys hoops puts clamp on Spartans, H-BR
KANELAND—Kaneland boys basketball is enjoying a three-game win streak dating back to last week—all three of the double-digit variety.
- Posted December 15, 2011
Knight boys hoops hope to repeat NIB-12 glory
“Kids know what the expectations are,” says Johnson KANELAND—In KHS coach Brian Johnson’s first year, he had the pleasure of Dave Dudzinski in the post.
- Posted November 23, 2011
Knights baseball (7-4) a perfect “10” against Rochelle lineup
KANELAND—Kaneland baseball came back from an early deficit in spades against the host Hubs.
- Posted April 21, 2011
KHS boys split final 2 games in Plano
KANELAND—It wasn't the same ending to the tournament, and wasn't even the ideal ending to the fifth-place game for Kaneland boys hoops.
- Posted January 6, 2011