All posts tagged "Victoria Clinton"
2014 Girls Track & Field Preview: Making their mark
Photo: Freshman Nicole Sreenan looks to make an impact on the varsity level this season for Doug Ecker’s Lady Knights. Photo Submitted by Jocelyn Ocon Lady Knights have rivals bracing for impact KANELAND—Kaneland High School girls track...
- Posted March 20, 2014
Clinton’s weekend a triple threat
SARASOTA, FLA.—In her first international triathlon in nine months, Kaneland junior Victoria Clinton acclimated herself well. Under the ITU Triathlon banner, Clinton, the 2012 Class AA Individual State cross-country champion, finished 26th overall in Sarasota, Fla., as...
- Posted March 13, 2014
Clinton named to All-American list by USA Triathlon, preparing for Florida race ELBURN—With the mood-crushing winter season still upon us, the urge to get outside and participate in athletic activities can weigh heavily. Lady Knight sophomore Victoria...
- Posted March 6, 2014
Lady Knights display Peoria power
Collective effort yields fifth place in Class 2A final PEORIA, ILL—There may have been no individual state champ for the Lady Knights cross country squad in 2013, but the team-wide effort was still something to behold. Detweiller...
- Posted November 14, 2013
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
Just enough: Girls cross country’s fifth place means another trip to Peoria
Photo: Senior Erika Carlson stepped up for the Lady Knights, running as their No. 3 with a time of 19:30. File Photo KANELAND—Looks like the Lady Knights cross country squad had just enough on Saturday in Belvidere,...
- Posted November 7, 2013
Girls cross country advances to Sectional
BURLINGTON, ILL.—One down, one to go in the Kaneland quest for the state meet. Coach Doug Ecker’s crew, led by a sixth-place finish by sophomore Brianna Bower, secured fourth place at the competitive Burlington Central Regional last...
- Posted October 31, 2013
Setting a second-place course in Morris
Photo: Senior Sydney Strang leads most of the field at Saturday’s NIB-12 championship. Photo by Ben Draper Girls cross country takes to Redskin school grounds for NIB-12 outing MORRIS—The Northern Illinois Big XII conference cross country field...
- Posted October 24, 2013
KHS girls cross country wins Pretzel Invite FREEPORT, Ill.—The Kaneland girls cross country team is getting healthy at the right time. After their early schedule saw ups and downs with injuries, the group put together a solid...
- Posted October 11, 2013
In the right direction
Girls CC looks for October improvements STERLING, ILL.—As the calendar turns to October, it’s time for cross country teams to start coming together and jelling. The Kaneland girls cross country squad decided to start a little early,...
- Posted October 3, 2013
Steady effort at Eddington for girls XC
ELBURN—If one wants to see the quality of the Kaneland girls cross country lineup, one just needs to see the results from the traditional late September staple, the Eddington Inviite The Elburn Woods-housed event saw the Kaneland...
- Posted September 26, 2013
Short-handed Lady Knights look for individual gains WAUCONDA, Ill.—Without assets like senior Sydney Strang and junior Victoria Clinton in the lineup, the Lady Knights traveled to Wauconda’s 23-team Invitational held Saturday. Head coach Doug Ecker’s ladies finished...
- Posted September 20, 2013
Photo: Sophomore Brianna Bower earned her first individual cross country victory in Tuesday’s season opener at Elburn Woods. Photo by Ben Draper Sophomore takes individual win in season opener ELBURN—Many runners start a cross country race, but...
- Posted September 5, 2013
2013 Girls CC Preview: Breezing past
Photo: Tuesday’s high temperatures kept the girls cross country team indoors, but the Lady Knights won’t be cooled off this season. Kaneland is currently ranked 4th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll, and still feature returning state champion Victoria...
- Posted August 29, 2013
Late surge leads to Kucera win
Trio of KHS track athletes compete in elite meet; Kucera wins the 800-meter KANELAND—Kaneland High School track state champion Nathaniel Kucera continued his dominating year by setting a school record in the 800m run on Saturday. Kucera was one of...
- Posted June 13, 2013
Big win, small margin
KHS earns slim team win at home meet by Mike Slodki KANELAND—There’s nothing like seeing what you’re made of on your home track. Kaneland girls track has a lot of substance and talent, based on the first-place...
- Posted April 11, 2013
X-C champion presented with key to Elburn village
ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board presented Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton with a key to the village and a certificate of recognition for being the first KHS female to win a cross-country State championship.
- Posted December 14, 2012
KHS fall sports announce awards
Kaneland—The Kaneland High School fall sports programs recently concluded their respective awards nights.
- Posted December 6, 2012
KHS fall athletes earn accolades
Kaneland—A number of Kaneland High School fall athletes were recognized for their performance from throughout the 2012 season.
- Posted November 29, 2012
3 goals at a time for State Champ Clinton
Class 2A cross-country queen applies skills to triathlon circuit Kaneland—Many fellow cross-country runners were witness to Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton's success at the Class 2A State meet in Peoria two weeks ago, specifically the back of...
- Posted November 21, 2012
Clinton takes State crown in cross country Peoria, Ill.—Victoria Clinton, your spot is ready. The Kaneland sophomore earned her way into IHSA and Kaneland High School girls cross country history by becoming State champ in the Class 2A race...
- Posted November 8, 2012
Big win keeps Girls XC party going
Effort of top 7 nabs 1st regional crown in 20 years KANELAND—If you don't have totals worthy of a sectional, your season comes to an end in girls cross country.
- Posted October 25, 2012
Kaneland girls excel in wet conditions
L-P site of admirable totals for NIB-12 meet Kaneland—Running conditions at Baker Lake Park in Peru, Ill., were interesting, to say the least.
- Posted October 19, 2012
The road to the State Championships begins
ELBURN—This Saturday, Kaneland High School will host the Class AA IHSA Regional Championship at Elburn Woods.
- Posted October 19, 2012
Girls get Sterling meet under belts
KANELAND—It was a truncated lineup that took to the course at Sterling. It was a way to improve and get even more battle tested en route to conference and beyond for those that participated.
- Posted October 11, 2012
Girls pound Pretzel Invite field
KANELAND—It was the 36th annual Pretzel Invite hosted by Freeport High School on Saturday, but the only number that mattered was "1."
- Posted October 4, 2012
Girls XC boasts exceptional totals in Sterling
KANELAND—Regardless of what the rest of the season brings, Kaneland girls cross country runners can say they brought the best they had at their usual late-September stop.
- Posted September 28, 2012
Part of the elite
KHS girls XC team proves it belongs among top tier Kaneland—As hundreds of runners and spectators descended on Elburn Woods Saturday for the annual Kaneland Eddington Invitational, the Kaneland High School Lady Knight cross country team proved it...
- Posted September 20, 2012
High-end showing for girls XC
KANELAND—Despite a long drive up Route 47, the Lady Knights girls cross country unit shook off the effects and left all but one roster in its wake on Saturday.
- Posted September 13, 2012
Girls XC impresses in Oregon
KANELAND—Lady Knights cross country is still getting into the swing of things in 2012, and their best way is to do it in stride.
- Posted September 6, 2012
Lady Knight XC opens season with win by taking 4 of 5 top spots Kaneland—Kaneland High School’s girls cross country team on Tuesday started its season on the right foot, earning a victory in a tri-meet over West...
- Posted August 30, 2012
Girls Cross Country Preview: Big returns
Familiar core could equal success for girls XC by Mike Slodki KANELAND—How can you replace a Lady Knights girls cross country squad that finished eighth in the Class 2A meet a year ago?
- Posted August 23, 2012