Runners, Jumpers Advance to State

The boy’s track and field sectionals took place May 20 at Rust-Oleum field, Vernon Hills High School, despite rain, cold temperatures and high winds. The conditions resulted in very few personal best times and distances but the three Woodstock-area schools still...
Three Medal at State Track Finals

Three Medal at State Track Finals

At the state finals, all competitors have the same goal: win a state championship in their chosen event.  But if that isn’t in the cards, their goal is to at least earn all-state status and leave Eastern Illinois University’s O’Brien Field with some hardware...

WHS Beats WNHS, Marian Places 3rd at Invite

Woodstock High School ended its regular season with a sweep of rival Woodstock North May 4, defeating the Thunder 7-0 at home. The win left the Blue Streaks undefeated in the Kishwaukee River Conference. “This was our best performance of the year,” said Jacob Porter,...

Woodstock Teams Compete at County Track Meet

Cold and wind challenged competitors and spectators at the McHenry County Track and Field Championships April 20 and 21 at Huntley High School. Fifteen teams from throughout the county competed for championship titles. For boys’ teams, Woodstock High School placed...
Marian and WHS Athletes Commit to Colleges

Marian and WHS Athletes Commit to Colleges

Five Blue Streaks and two Hurricanes will be continuing their athletic careers into their college years. Woodstock High School celebrated its student athletes with a signing event in the Learning Resource Center April 18.  “We have a great group in front of us today...
Marian Student-Athletes Commit to Colleges

Marian Student-Athletes Commit to Colleges

Five student-athletes from Marian Central Catholic High School signed letters of intent April 12 to continue their athletic careers at the college level. Davis Meyn will attend Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., where he will join the Cardinals swim team. He...

Streaks and & ‘Canes Pick up Ws, Thunder Move to 6-0

The Woodstock High School Blue Streaks and Marian Central Hurricanes baseball teams picked up four combined victories this weekend in respective doubleheaders, while the Woodstock North Thunder continued their unbeaten conference run. “It’s nice to get a...
Tennis Teams Have Early-Season Success

Tennis Teams Have Early-Season Success

Boys tennis teams from Woodstock high schools are off to a strong start this season.  The Woodstock North High School Thunder, at 2-2 on the season, beat Kishwaukee River Conference rival Johnsburg 6-1 at home April 4.  “It was a good win for us over Johnsburg.  The...
Baseball Teams Hit the Field

Baseball Teams Hit the Field

The spring baseball season has kicked into high gear with recent weather improvements setting local teams on course for achieving post-season goals.  On April 1, the Woodstock High School Blue Streaks (5-1) improved their record with a 4-0 shutout against the Crystal...
Basketball Season Ends For Area Teams

Basketball Season Ends For Area Teams

Woodstock’s high schools closed their seasons with losses at their respective regionals the week of Feb. 27. Woodstock defeated Woodstock North 56-44 in the first round of the IHSA Class 3A Regional Feb. 27 hosted at Richmond-Burton. Matt Shook led the Blue Streaks in...

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