The fall sports season in Huntley is always about football and volleyball. The student body flocks to these games in impressive numbers, while other sports are left with stands sparsely populated with parents. However, this year’s boys soccer team could draw a crowd for the first time in years. This weekend, the boys competed in […]
Author Archive: Randi Peterson
Randi Peterson, a senior, is the editor in chief of The Voice's print edition. In her free time, she enjoys looking at pictures of pugs in sweaters on the Internet and planning an alpaca farm she hopes to own in Ireland in the future. Among many talents (including solving Rubik's cubes in a mediocre 1 minute and 26 seconds), Randi is known to be quite skilled in the duct tape arts. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The situation. In my time at Huntley High School, I haven’t gone a school year without hearing complaints about off-campus lunch at Huntley. Or rather, lack thereof. Many students seem to be under the impression that the district could easily just allow an open campus and have withheld it for no reason other than they […]
It’s a plague that travels through the halls Huntley, affecting students, both dedicated and less than so. It destroys kids. Each year it escalates around the end of April. It’s a pandemic. It affects millions of kids in schools across the nation, rendering them completely unable to study, do homework, or even pay attention in […]
The Sharp Set is a barbershop quartet consisting of four HHS seniors have become district champions for the Illinois District Barbershop Harmony Society.
A group of four grown men, donning high socks, fanny packs, beanies, pocket protectors, bike helmets, sweater vests, Converse, and horned-rimmed glasses stood center stage before a partly-filled Performing Arts Center, putting on a performance consisting of the biggest pop hits of the ‘80s. As the group sang and danced to their covers of Def […]
On March 12, Project 2, the student-organized musical group started by junior Dylan Ladd, performed at the Culver’s Huntley location for the second time in its career. The group brought in a full house, and 10 percent of the food sales of the night benefitted Huntley’s Fine Arts Boosters (FAB). The music began around 6:30 and […]
At 2 p.m. on Feb. 12, Huntley High School’s performing arts center hosted the Youth in Harmony Regional Barbershop Contest. The contest consisted of four divisions, men’s quartet, men’s ensemble, women’s quartet, and women’s ensemble. Each group was to present two barbershop-style songs for the judges. Each gender division had its own set of four judges, all seasoned […]
The 3D movie is all the rage in Hollywood these days (even though 3D films have been around since 1915); some movies are being made deliberately for 3D, while other films are being re-released in the format. I am not a fan of 3D movies. They are over-done, over-priced, and cause headaches. Many films lack […]
At 2 p.m. on Jan. 21, 17 Huntley students participated in the McHenry County Honor Band’s 36th Annual Festival Concert in Crystal Lake South’s auditorium. Johnsburg, Alden-Hebron, Harvard, Marengo, Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake Central, Crystal Lake South, Prairie Ridge, McHenry, Richmond Burton, Woodstock, Woodstock North, and Marian Central were also represented by student musicians. The concert […]