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Boys' XC take second in sectionals, qualify for state

October 30, 2011

By Jane Berry Features Editor The boys' cross country team went into sectionals with a positive attitude, despite the fact that state was not a guarantee for them. “I think today is going to go well,” head coach Mike Stokes said. “It’s a beautiful day. We ran well last week and there is no re...

Brault leaps into sectionals, qualifies for state

May 6, 2010

By Maggie Devereux Executive Sports Editor Senior Jim Brault had one of his best horizontal bar routines as the boy's gymnastics team competed in the sectional meet at Wheaton North Wednesday. Brault fourth in that event, automatically qualifying him for the state meet next weekend. "It was awesome,...

Missed opportunities mark girls' basketball's Barrington loss

February 25, 2010

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief A door opened for the girls' basketball team on Thursday night, and with it a path to a sectional championship, a destination not reached since 1989.  It came as the Knights beat Stevenson to claim the regional championship - for the second straight year - a...

Bowling hopes pinned on Saturday sectionals

February 5, 2010

By Nick Stanojevic Staff Writer After competing all season and finishing 9-2 in dual meets, the girls' bowling team finished third in conference play behind Elk Grove and Schaumburg. But the format of IHSA bowling still keeps a small glimmer of hope alive for the team. Regardless of what place a team f...

Boys' cross country qualifies for state

November 1, 2009

By Mike Hammersley Copy Editor On Saturday, the boys' cross country team had what senior Chris Spudic described as "one of [their] worst meets of the year."  Strangely enough, such a performance was still good enough for a second place finish at sectionals (behind Palatine) and a ticket to the state m...

Girls' tennis reaches sectionals

October 14, 2009

By Riley Simpson Sports Editor Last Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the girls' tennis team had conference play. Or, they were supposed to. The weather made sure that the matches were postponed until Saturday at Buffalo Grove and Tuesday at Hersey. By that time, the rain had gone away. "It wasn't so much ...

Girls' golf falters at sectionals

October 13, 2009

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief Since finishing sixth at the state tournament in 2003, the girls' golf team has never had the chance to try and do it again.  Every year since, the team has been shut out of the state meet by the North Shore powers, along with schools like Barrington and St. Viator, th...

Boys' golf sends three to state

October 13, 2009

By Riley Simpson Sports Editor It was the great Don Adams who played Maxwell Smart in the 1965 television series "Get Smart."  His most memorable line, "missed it by that much," applies to the boys' golf team, who came extremely close to moving on to state this past weekend.  The Knights finished third in the I...

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