All posts tagged "Matt Spitzzeri"
KHS spring sports awards put fitting cap on 2010-11
KANELAND—Coming a little later due to the storybook run of Kaneland baseball, KHS released its spring sports awards for 2010-11, highlighting a successful first step into Northern Illinois Big XII play.
- Posted June 23, 2011
Taylor-made: Senior is Class 2A 110m hurdle champ
CHARLESTON—West Point wants the best and brightest. It’s a good thing, because Knights senior Taylor Andrews showed he not only has those traits, but it also among the fastest.
- Posted June 2, 2011
Boys track stakes claim to NIB-12 title
OTTAWA—The venue name of Friday’s Northern Illinois Big XII Conference meet was appropriate—King Field. Because that’s the level of performance put forth by Kaneland boys track.
- Posted May 19, 2011
Knights boys track visits 93-year old friend
STREAMWOOD, Ill.—Millenium Field housed some Kaneland boys track performances to take notice of on Friday.
- Posted May 12, 2011
2nd place at Peterson Prep shows Kaneland’s talent
KANELAND—Out of 14 teams, Kaneland boys track was second to one. The Knights’ 98 points were filled with great performances during Saturday’s annual Peterson Prep boys track outing, but West Aurora, with 133 points, was even better.
- Posted April 28, 2011
Triple your fun—Peterson Prep this Saturday
Triple jumper Matt Spitzzeri will be among the Knights carving out a niche in the field events at Saturday’s 42nd annual Peterson Prep at Kaneland High School.
- Posted April 21, 2011
Andrews, Spittzeri and relays conquer Sycamore
KANELAND—What did a textbook Kaneland-Sycamore dual meet on Tuesday hold for curious fans?
- Posted April 14, 2011
Talent, effort goes the distance for Knights
KANELAND—It was a high ceiling for Kaneland High School boys track in 2010, and by the end of the season in Charleston, Ill., it turned into a celebration.
- Posted March 24, 2011
Knight boys raise roof for 4th at Byron
BYRON, Ill.—Saturday brought some indoor track competition to Byron, Ill., and also brought some fine numbers and totals for Kaneland boys track.
- Posted March 17, 2011
Negative charge: ACC ousts Kaneland boys
SYCAMORE—Turns out, the 26th contest of the year for Knights boys hoops for 2010-11 was its last. A season that had area faithful wondering how second-year coach Brian Johnson's roster could adjust with losses like Dave Dudzinski and...
- Posted March 10, 2011
Nine-win Knights take BC, taken by 2 others
KANELAND—Saturday looked a lot better than Friday for the Knights boys basketball roster. Coach Brian Johnson's crew took a 47-39 win against non-conference rival Burlington Central on Saturday, but fell to a physical Yorkville squad on Friday by...
- Posted January 13, 2011
Kaneland splits first 2 contests in Plano
PLANO—All right, so the gift you receive this year won’t be as large as last year’s. If you’re Kaneland boys basketball, there is still ample time to end the holiday festivities on a strong note.
- Posted December 30, 2010
Knights use last-second heroics for win
DEKALB—Kaneland boys basketball had a sense of the moment on Friday night in Barb-ville. It’s the last moment that counted the most. A basket by Chaon Denlinger just before the buzzer sounded took KHS to a 49-47 win over...
- Posted December 23, 2010
KHS ends strong at Strombom; begins 2-1
KANELAND—Kaneland's boys basketball squad was running and gunning so often on Saturday afternoon in Sycamore, you'd swear they swore off Thanksgiving dinner entirely.
- Posted December 2, 2010
Winter sports preview: KHS ready to begin A.D. (after Dave) in 2010-11
KANELANDâ€”Not only do the Knights of Kaneland boys basketball want to deal with the ghosts of last yearâ€™s regional heartbreaker against the DeKalb Barbs, they also have to deal with the six-foot-10 gap in the middle of...
- Posted November 18, 2010
All-WSC, team awards handed out at KHS
KANELANDâ€”Kaneland High School dished out end of the year and spring speason sports awards last week.
- Posted June 10, 2010
Knights boys track makes mark on Charleston
Followers of KHS track maybe have seen a boys track roster for the ages in 2010. Actually, judging by the second-place team finish at Friday and Saturdayâ€™s Class 2A Boys Track State Finals at Eastern Illinois University, thereâ€™s...
- Posted June 3, 2010
Boys track takes Sterling Sectional; 11 events to State
STERLINGâ€”Kaneland boys track isn't just getting hot at the right time, it's smokin'.
- Posted May 27, 2010
Ottawa Invite canâ€™t humble Kaneland boys track
KANELANDâ€”What better way to let a future conference rival know whoâ€™s king of the track than to show them a year early.
- Posted April 22, 2010
Boys track looks to top themselves
Maple Parkâ€”Can the Kaneland High School boys track roster top last yearâ€™s exceptional finish?
- Posted March 25, 2010
United They Fall
Knights lose to Geneva in Chicago Kaneland High School boys basketball got yet another look at the bright lights of the United Center on Saturday afternoon.
- Posted February 25, 2010
Boys feel better after taking two
How do you combat a three-game losing streak at a pivotal point in the season?
- Posted January 21, 2010
Brian Johnson era begins for boys basketball
MAPLE PARKâ€”West Auroraâ€™s loss is Kaneandâ€™s gain.
- Posted November 19, 2009
Rochelle 69; Kaneland 59
Dave Dudzinski's 31 points couldn't put the Knights over the Hubs Friday night. The Knights fall to 8-9, 2-7 in WSC play.
- Posted January 30, 2009