All posts tagged "Matt Yonkovich"
32 Knights earn NIB-12 honors
KANELAND—Kaneland High School announced its fall all-conference athletic honorees Tuesday. In all, 32 Knight athletes were honored by the Northern Illinois Big XII. • Cross Country Boys: Luis Acosta, Kyle Carter, Nathaniel Kucera and Andrew Lesak Girls:...
- Posted November 14, 2013
Welcome to the club
Yonkovich snatches All-State honor with fifth in Class 2A battle KANELAND—Weibring Golf Club on the grounds of Illinois State University in Normal, Ill. might seem far away from the Kaneland High School area, but it provided an...
- Posted October 24, 2013
Return of the Matt
Consistent Knight talent emerges as individual qualifier at Monday golf sectional FREEPORT, Ill.—While there may not be quite the team accolades that the 2012 season brought, Kaneland golf still has plenty to be proud of. After a...
- Posted October 17, 2013
To the last man
Golfers’ Regional total enough to advance to sectional KANELAND—Just enough was good enough for Kaneland High School golf on Tuesday. On Tuesday, a Class 2A field featuring the Knights shot on the greens at Phillips Park Golf...
- Posted October 11, 2013
Knight golfers prepare for end-of-season run
KANELAND—Who knows exactly what the Kaneland golfers will be capable of as the 2013 season comes to a close, especially on the heels of last year’s stellar State finish? Their play as of late could serve as...
- Posted October 3, 2013
Photo: The Knights golfer are 7-2 overall, with the conference tournament on the horizon. Against visiting Sterling Sept. 12. Jessie Denton (above) shot a 43. Photo by Kimberly Anderson KANELAND—Knights golf continues to see impressive scores from...
- Posted September 20, 2013
Knights club takes a hit in NIB-12 action
Photo: Senior Steven Cannell shot a 39 to help the Knights defeat the visiting Yorkville Foxes Tuesday. File Photo KANELAND—Northern Illinois Big XII golf has its share of talent, just ask last year’s conference champ Kaneland. The...
- Posted September 13, 2013
Golfers handle early challenges
Photo: Senior Brody Kuhar tracks his shot during Thursday’s matchup against Marengo. Kuhar shot a 40 at Hughes Creek, and the Knights defeated the visitors 153-171. Photo by Kimberly Anderson KANELAND—Proven talent is a nice thing to...
- Posted September 5, 2013
KHS fall sports announce awards
Kaneland—The Kaneland High School fall sports programs recently concluded their respective awards nights.
- Posted December 6, 2012
Weekend in Normal caps extraordinary golf campaign
Rain clips State tourney, but KHS fights hard in first trip since '95 KANELAND—It'll be a trip to remember for Kaneland High School golf.
- Posted October 19, 2012
It’s in the hole
Strong Sectional effort punches Knight golf's State ticket KANELAND—Kaneland golf will be taking swings at Weibring Golf Club at Illinois State University in Normal, Ill., on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12-13.
- Posted October 11, 2012
Champions—Twice As Nice
Kaneland—Much like the ball off a drive, the Knights' golf team's fortunes keep going up and forward.
- Posted October 4, 2012
Golfers clipped by Jacobs, swing in Genoa
KANELAND—Sometimes good totals aren't enough. The scorecard can go your way with consistent totals, but the opponent can experience the same phenomenon, but sometimes a stroke better.
- Posted September 28, 2012
KHS nabs Morris in dual match
Kaneland—Kaneland defeated visiting Morris on Tuesday at Hughes Creek Golf Course, winning the varsity match 151-169.
- Posted September 20, 2012
Knights win handily on links vs H-BR
Kaneland—Hughes Creek was the site of a handy dual win for Knights golf on Sept. 5. Facing Little Ten Conference representative Hinckley-Big Rock, the Knights used a consistent scorecard to vanquish the Royals by a final of 161-192...
- Posted September 13, 2012
Golfers chip away at Sterling
KANELAND—While the journey last Thursday for Kaneland High School golf was west, the Knights' fortunes went north after its Northern Illinois Big XII crossover battle.
- Posted September 6, 2012
KHS fall athletes recognized with awards
KANELAND—Kaneland High School athletics released their slate of Fall Sports Awards, with each sport trumpeting the best it had to offer, with some All-Northern Illinois Big XII honors thrown in for good measure.
- Posted December 15, 2011
Guyton, Yonkovich see season end at Sectionals
KANELAND—Playoff golf arrived with a vengeance, and had a KHS girls golfer with the last name of Guyton taking on all comers.
- Posted October 13, 2011
Yonkovich shoots to Sectional for KHS golf
Despite a sixth-place finish in the IHSA Class 2A Regional at the Highlands of Elgin golf course, the Knights’ sophomore talent Matt Yonkovich emerged as an advancing individual and heads to the sectional hosted by Wheaton Academy...
- Posted October 6, 2011
Golfers solve Morris after Streator setback
ELBURN—Kaneland High School golf continues to get exceptional efforts from a nicely gelling roster, despite suffering two of three losses.
- Posted September 22, 2011
Knights golf on a tear
KANELAND—With their sixth dual win in a row, Kaneland High School golf is making opponents feel as if they’ve been clubbed.
- Posted September 15, 2011
Knight golfers score big in wins over W. Aurora, YHS
KANELAND—How are the KHS golfers supplantiing the loss of key people like Josh Schuberg and Hayley Guyton? Quite well, thank you.
- Posted September 8, 2011
KHS golfers swing past Marengo, Rochelle
KANELAND—Kaneland golf didn’t like the feeling of losing the opening match to Jacobs last week, so the Knights made their own luck, and made it better.
- Posted September 1, 2011
NIB-12 for Kaneland golf’s taking
KANELAND—How does a golf squad repeat good fortune of a year ago, despite the loss of two intregral pieces? KHS coach Mark Meyer, in his sixth season, has some ideas.
- Posted August 18, 2011
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
Golf takes swings at NIB12 foes
KANELANDâ€”Kaneland golfers had a nice go of it at Rochelle Golf Club on Wednesday, Aug. 25, taking care of their conference rival by a 163-195 score.
- Posted September 2, 2010