Sports

Bowling Co-Op Focuses on Playoff Bid

The Woodstock North High School and Woodstock High School boys co-op bowling team started its 2017 season undefeated. Head coach Ed Zurawski is proud of the team’s enthusiasm which has been important as the squad graduated five players from the 2016 season. “It’s a...

Teams Take the Court for ’17 Hoops Season

All three girls basketball teams have at least five games under their belt this season, each starting out with Thanksgiving weekend tournaments. Marian Central Catholic and Woodstock North high schools traveled to Elgin to compete in the Harvest Christian Academy...

Hurricanes Wrestlers Start Season With Tournament Win

Marian Central wrestlers kicked off their 2017-18 season with a tournament title. The Hurricanes went 7-0 at the Carmel Corsair Holiday Team Tournament at Carmel in Mundelein with wins over Lake Forest (47-21), St. Patrick (76-6), Carmel (65-6), Waukegan (59-18),...

North Coach’s Quirky Routines Reflect Life Lessons

With the weather getting colder, it might be a good thing that the football season is over because even in the most frigid weather, Woodstock North High School’s head varsity football coach Jeff Schroeder wears shorts. Born in Orland Park, he grew up in a blue collar...

Wrestlers Prep for the New Season

Wrestlers throughout the area have been hard at work getting ready for the winter 2017-18 season. Meets will begin this week for wrestlers from Marian Central Catholic High School, Woodstock High School and Woodstock North High School. WNHS is the first to hit the...

Marian Athletes Sign Letters of Intent to College Teams

Three Marian Central Catholic High School seniors committed to universities at a signing day event Nov. 13 at Marian. Vannessa Garrelts will hit the court in a Redhawks jersey to play Division I basketball for Miami University (Ohio) this fall. The 5-foot-5-inch...

Boys Basketball Begins with Hoops for Healing

Marian Central Catholic High School, Woodstock High School and Woodstock North High School boys basketball teams will kick off their seasons in a tournament that has encourage sportsmanship and supports cancer awareness and fundraising. They will play in the annual...

Streaks Football Coach Thompson Steps Down

WHS begins search for new head coach After three years of heading up the Woodstock High School varsity football team, Tommy Thompson announced his resignation as head coach of the Blue Streaks. Thompson cited a desire to spend more time with his family as the reason...

Athlete of the Week Jakub Baranski

Athlete of the Week Jakub Baranski December 6, 2017 Sponsored by: Sports City Academy Congratulations to Jakub Baranski, a sophomore on the Marian Central Catholic High School varsity basketball team. In Jakub’s last three games, he averaged 19.7 points a game, 6.3...

Hurricanes’ Ride Ends with Loss to Sterling

The Marian Central Catholic High School football team lost 22-10 to Sterling High School Nov. 11 in an IHSA Class 5A quarterfinal match-up. A strong defensive effort by the Hurricanes (7-5) kept the Sterling Golden Warriors (12-0) at bay in the first half, but the...

WHS, WNHS Swimmers Make Waves at FVC Meet

The girls on the Woodstock High School/Woodstock North High School co-op swim team knew they would be swimming upstream as they headed into the Fox Valley Conference championship meet Nov. 4, but they ended the day with their heads above water, logging in an...

Marian AD Price Will Coach Boys Hoops Again

A familiar face will return to Landers Pavilion when the Marian Central boys basketball season begins. Curtis Price will return to his role as coach of the varsity Hurricanes. Price coached for nine years before he was hired as the school’s athletic director in 2016,...

Win Sends Marian to Class 5A Quarterfinals

Hurricanes to face undefeated Sterling Nov. 11 at home The Marian Central Catholic High School football team advanced to the IHSA Class 5A Quarterfinals Nov. 4 with a 38-24 win over Glenbard South in Glen Ellyn. The Hurricanes (7-4) scored on their first four...

Runners Make Strong Showing at State Meet

WHS’s Hagmann medals in girls 2A Two area runners competed in the IHSA state cross-country meet, Nov. 4, at Detweiller Park, Peoria. WHS In her second trip downstate, junior Kylie Hagmann represented Woodstock High School in the Girls Cross-Country Class 2A State...

Losses End Volleyball Season for All

All three area volleyball teams faced season-ending losses this past week in their respective IHSA regional playoff matches. At the IHSA Class 3A Woodstock High School Regional, the Woodstock North High School Thunder (20-16-1 overall, 5-7 Kishwaukee River Conference)...

Late Rally Not Enough as Streaks Lose Sectional

If the first 74 minutes of the boys soccer sectional game between Woodstock and Lakes high schools were uncharacteristically poor for WHS, the last six were vintage Blue Streaks. For a team that started the game with a 23-0 record, those 6 minutes were nearly enough....

Categories

Archives

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This