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Huntley’s girls swim team success blows everyone out of the water

Huntley’s girls swim team success blows everyone out of the water

Ruhi Gulati

November 20, 2019

On a late, breezy evening, coach Jenna Gaudio asks her swimmers to introduce themselves to each other for their first day of practice. As the sun starts to set and it’s time for the girls to go home, Gaudio asks her swimmers one question: Do you think we can win the conference? Going into the s...

Bowling team does not give up

Bowling team does not give up

Kimberlynn Bjurstrom

November 20, 2019

Jerik Alcasid, junior varsity captain of Huntley’s boys bowling team, polished his ball, the gold captain patch gleaming on his chest as he bowled another strike. The meet against Geneva was extremely competitive, with high points being racked up by both teams and Huntley losing by only two pins. One sp...

Boys bowling is victorious over Larkin

Boys bowling is victorious over Larkin

Molly Baker

November 18, 2019

The lanes were clear and the pins were set for the Red Raiders game on Friday, Nov. 15. Team captains Jerik Alcasidia, Joseph Kern, and Ethan Babicz gathers the team for their pregame speech; the team jumps up in down in the huddle and the match begins. The Raiders were victorious against Larkin H...

Varsity Red Raiders football season recap

Varsity Red Raiders football season recap

Ryan Sroka

November 15, 2019

It is week two. The Huntley Red Raiders strode onto the field, one-by-one in their white away jerseys; straight-faced with swings of eagerness, Alex Janke took the hammer to lead the pack. What was thought to be a blowout turned into what could be called a dog fight.  The two teams battled it out on the slightly...

Chess season is in, stay rooked

Chess season is in, stay rooked

Hailey Pohl

November 13, 2019

Ready? Set. Go! Huntley High School students immediately prepare to attack their opponents with every tool they have, and that first move may just be the deciding factor in either student’s fate. What’s the game? Chess. Tuesday, Nov 12, the Chess Team has been practicing for their first meet of the...

Huntley football wins first round of playoffs

Huntley football wins first round of playoffs

Taylor Koop

November 4, 2019

“Proud to Be an American” by Lee Greenwood plays as Huntley’s varsity football team walks onto the field holding flags to honor those who serve and to represent the two players going into the armed forces.  The team suited up in their black uniforms for the first playoff game at home against ...

Boys soccer is lead to victory in their regional game against larkin high school

Boys soccer is lead to victory in their regional game against larkin high school

Drew Lauer

October 28, 2019

As Senior Sam Bellantuono rushes across the field, keeping the ball close, the stands exploded with cheers. Control of the ball seems natural for Sam as he dribbles up to the Larkin goalie box and swiftly kicks it into the back of the net.  This game against Larkin set the boys back in the running for th...

Girls volleyball beats Burlington Central during emotional senior night

Girls volleyball beats Burlington Central during emotional senior night

Tanpreet Bhathal

October 24, 2019

As parents and fans pack into the bleachers at Huntley High School on a Thursday night, the adrenaline and the emotions run high. Tonight is the night that we honor our seniors: senior night. This years seniors consist of Bridget Bethke, Kylie Jenkins, Josie Scmitendorf, Taylor Jakubowski, Katelyn Bowe...

Red Raiders stand victorious over Burlington Central

Red Raiders stand victorious over Burlington Central

Rayne Zilch

October 22, 2019

Walking onto the field, Huntley’s varsity football team strode into the stadium with high spirits of anticipation. Making the realization that their reputations were on the line, Raiders came prepared as any to defeat Burlington Central.  With a baffling score of 63-14 lead, HHS pulled out the win, pla...

Huntley high school girls volleyball beats Prairie Ridge in just two sets

Huntley high school girls volleyball beats Prairie Ridge in just two sets

Ryder Shepardson

October 19, 2019

Senior captain Taylor Jakubowski gets ready to serve and kick off the game, the sound of bench and crowd chanting loudly, “T-T-to-T-A-Y.” Huntley High School’s girls varsity volleyball team went head-to-head against Prairie Ridge on Thursday, Oct. 17 in their second-to-last home game of the season. Also, ...

Huntley High School’s boys soccer team beats Burlington Central

Huntley High School’s boys soccer team beats Burlington Central

Amanda Brooks

October 17, 2019

As junior Bradley Pratt runs up the field to keep Burlington Central from scoring a goal, he reaches the ball just after the goalie stops it. However, when the ball slips out of the goalie’s hand, Pratt is right there to kick it in, the moment the whole team was waiting for. That is just one of th...

Raiders bring the heat on a frigid Homecoming night

Raiders bring the heat on a frigid Homecoming night

Ethan Babicz

October 12, 2019

The grey-layered clouds raced across the sky, bringing with it the whipping wind that sent a chill through everyone at the game. The football players, dressed in jet black uniforms and bright red helmets, march onto the field with a sledgehammer in hand. Anticipation swelled from the packed stands of stude...

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