All posts tagged "Quinn Buschbacher"
Cohesive to their core
Key Kaneland players continue as teammates on college gridiron ELBURN—Kaneland High School football players swapping their black-and-white jerseys after graduation for the blue and orange of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has become a common occurrence over the...
- Posted July 3, 2013
No repeat trip for Kaneland baseball
KANELAND—Sometimes too much of a good thing turns out to harm you in the end.
- Posted May 31, 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
Sluggers trounce Rochelle, vanquish DeKalb
More action for State champs includes two setbacks KANELAND—If only the Kaneland Knights could put up double-figure run totals in every contest. While they enjoyed wins over conference rivals, the Knights could have used them in two losses...
- Posted April 19, 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
Two out of three ain’t bad
Wins over BC, Marmion make diamond less rough KANELAND—An season-opening loss wasn’t ideal, but soon after, Kaneland baseball acted and played like the champions they were against hosts Burlington Central and Marmion.
- Posted March 29, 2012
Defending 3A Champs look for precious medals once again KANELAND—2011 was a summer to remember in the annals of the relatively short history of Kaneland High School baseball.
- Posted March 22, 2012
Next stop: Platteville for Knight Buschbacher
KANELAND—When finally having made his college commitment choice, Kaneland senior football standout Quinn Buschbacher must have felt like he had an entire open field after a bubble screen.
- Posted February 23, 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
Buschbacher tops in NIB-12 with offensive MVP honors
KANELAND—Honors for Kaneland Knights football are now coming as frequently as a monster gain on a Friday night in Maple Park.
- Posted December 1, 2011
Road warriors: Knights (12-0) take 20-14 quarterfinal at Hubs’ home
Montini Catholic provides second straight semi challenge ROCHELLE—Kaneland football has dealt with Northern Illinois Big XII rival Rochelle quite successfully in recent years.
- Posted November 17, 2011
Photo gallery: Kaneland 20, Rochelle 14 (IHSA Quarterfinal)
Kaneland senior Quinn Buschbacher (22) makes a one-handed catch against Rochelle Saturday afternoon. The Knights improved to 12-0 with a 20-14 victory over the host Hubs and move on to the semifinals where they will host the...
- Posted November 12, 2011
Late TD waved off, 11-0 Knights beat St. Francis, 31-28 KANELAND—There exists a song by Ringo Starr entitled “It Don’t Come Easy.” While Starr was part of a group that forever changed the face of music, the Liverpool lad...
- Posted November 10, 2011
Knights emerge with 51-45 victory in round one
KHS has date with St. Francis Spartans in second round KANELAND—On the surface, it wouldn’t seem like a Class 5A No. 16 seed like the Belvidere Bucs would make any kind of a splash in the first-round matchup...
- Posted November 3, 2011
Opportunity knocks for Kaneland
35-21 win at Sycamore leads to Week Nine showdown at Morris SYCAMORE—For the second time in three weeks, Kaneland football had to dig deep for a double-digit comeback.
- Posted October 20, 2011
Knights knock Foxes
Buschbacher sees plenty of end-zone in 45-7 win over YHS KANELAND—One would have to wonder how the Knights gridiron collection would respond, a week after an emotionally satisfying comeback win at DeKalb, and it being the last regular...
- Posted October 13, 2011
Knights overcome 17-point second-half deficit in Barb-land DEKALB, Ill.—DeKalb Barbs football, as exhibited by the first playoff run since 1989 a season ago, is much improved.
- Posted October 6, 2011
All cylinders firing
Regular season win streak at 15 with 35-14 win over Hubs KANELAND—Knights football was the recipient of heavy contributions from sophomore quarterback Drew David, saw steady ground gains from Jesse Balluff, and was helped out through the air...
- Posted September 29, 2011
KHS football unloads offense on Cavs
4-0 Knights see everyone get in on the act in 56-14 win LASALLE, Ill.—The phrase “It was that kind of night,” could carry good or bad connonations.
- Posted September 22, 2011
Kaneland Knights drill Dixon, 59-14
Kaneland improves to 3-0 with offensive explosion DIXON—At his most popular, the 40th President of the United States put forth a picture of optimism.
- Posted September 15, 2011
Knights start long weekend with win over Huntley
KANELAND—It seemed like every time Huntley came up with a big play in Maple Park on a humid Friday night, KHS was there to answer.
- Posted September 8, 2011
Impressive: Knights football begins ‘11 with win
KANELAND—In a usual school setting, a person described as a handful isn’t an ideal description. In Kaneland High School football’s case, the Knights couldn’t be happier.
- Posted September 1, 2011
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
KHS football schedule has one new wrinkle
Knights football opens with 2 home games, faces Chicago’s Brooks KANELAND—With the Illinois High School Association’s official release of the 2011 football schedules, Kaneland High School now has an official idea of who it will clash with, en...
- Posted July 7, 2011
Best Week Ever for State-bound Kaneland baseball
Knights add Sectional, Supersectional title to historic campaign KANELAND—It figures the 16th year of the Kaneland varsity baseball program would wind up being the sweetest.
- Posted June 9, 2011
Thorson brings lumber, Knights bring the hurt to DeKalb, YHS
KANELAND—If only Bobby Thorson wasn’t able to throw a complete game and hit a grand slam on April 20, the Knights-Barbs clash on the diamond would have been much closer.
- Posted April 28, 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
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
No State Trip for Knights
Remarkable season for KHS ends in 27-14 loss to Montini KANELAND—Too many big plays, not enough time to come back from a large deficit, or facing a daunting program looking for a repeat State championship. Whatever the main reason,...
- Posted November 24, 2010
Better late than never
Camiliere-to-Callaghan with :10 left sends Knights to semi VERNON HILLSâ€”What is it about Kaneland football and Class 5A State quarterfinals? After Saturday afternoon, we know the Knights like playing games with a flair for the dramatic. But most importantly,...
- Posted November 18, 2010
Kaneland confident in 34-7 playoff win
Maple Parkâ€”â€œConfidenceâ€ was the word on the lips of the Kaneland players as they exited Peterson Field Saturday night following their 34-7 victory over Crystal Lake Central in round 2 of the IHSA football playoffs.
- Posted November 11, 2010