Second quarter splurge by Grayslake hurts Johnsburg

By Todd Rohde~CORRESPONDENT The Johnsburg football team put forth another worthy effort this week, but unfortunately came up on the short end of attaining their first victory of the season. That’s because the host Knights proved to be a little too explosive on both sides of the ball, which wound […]


Sequoits look to hold their own on the gridiron

By Todd Rohde~Correspondent Over the years, the Antioch football program has been known to take control and attain success out on the gridiron. And if everything falls into place and goes as planned, the Sequoits should once again be a team to keep your eye on again this year. “I […]


Lady Rockets strive to ride the momentum of last year’s success

By Todd Rohde~Correspondent                   The Richmond-Burton girls volleyball team enters the new season with some respect from the surrounding teams and deservingly so. That’s because the Lady Rockets have earned it through their consistent play and recent success out on the court the last couple of years.                   This season […]


Westosha football hoping for improved season

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The success of football teams in the Southern Lakes Conference last year was well documented, as a trio tied for the title and one, Waterford, almost brought home a state title. Those accomplishments haven’t gone unnoticed by others in the SLC – including Westosha Central, which […]


Rockets prepare for 2012 season with eye toward playoffs

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent As the scorched Earth summer gives way to the milder temperatures of fall, the Richmond-Burton Rockets varsity football team has already been practicing in preparation for another Big Northern conference campaign and run deep into the post-season. The Rockets finished 12-2 last year including a third […]


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No stopping Rockets for homecoming match up By Gregory Harutunian correspondent Marengo head coach Matt Lynch is an enthusiast and fun to watch, as he moves with the action of each play, up and down the sideline. Rockets head coach Pat Elder is more reserved by comparison, and lets his […]


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