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Huntley cheer caps off best season in school history

Huntley cheer caps off best season in school history

Tyler Watkins

February 7, 2016

untley’s varsity cheer team wrapped up another successful season during the IHSA state meet at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, Ill. The Raiders finished in sixth place among 25 teams in the large team division with a score of 89.93. Drastically improving upon their 14th place finish from ...

Huntley boys basketball preview

Huntley boys basketball preview

Adam Reckamp

November 29, 2015

It may be varsity boys basketball head coach Will Benson’s second season as the leader of the program, but it feels an awful lot like his first season. With only one starter back from last season, Benson has almost an entirely new team on his hands. Coming in, Benson inherited a senior loaded roster...

Huntley football wins easily over Crystal Lake South

Huntley football wins easily over Crystal Lake South

Courtney Thomas

October 11, 2015

The Huntley High School’s varsity football team, the Red Raiders, played their last home game of the season last night against Crystal Lake South. The Raiders won, 36-13. With 5 minutes and 26 seconds left in the first quarter, Eric Mooney scored the first touchdown of the game. “It was a gr...

Race to the finish

Race to the finish

Mawa Iqbal

October 20, 2014

he fallen leaves crunch beneath her spikes as she pounds on the uneven terrain. The cheers and ringing cowbells from the spectators are drowned out by her heavy breathing and the shouting voices in her head, telling her she’s almost there and helping her to power through the last hill before the fi...

Girls Tennis plays at Fox Valley Conference

Girls Tennis plays at Fox Valley Conference

Mawa Iqbal

October 14, 2014

untley’s girls varsity tennis team fell behind at this year’s Fox Valley Conference, which was hosted by Dundee Crown. The girls placed 12 out of 13 teams, with Jacobs placing first and winning the conference title. The team scored 47 points overall. They earned 10 points in their first doubles ma...

Boys basketball tops South on Senior Night

Boys basketball tops South on Senior Night

Chris Sawalski

February 25, 2014

Huntley High School’s boys basketball team’s final game of the season was on Tuesday, Feb. 24 on the home court. The seniors finished strong, winning 55-28 over Crystal Lake South. Nine players on the 2013-2014 varsity basketball team are seniors and this was their last regular season game. With elbows interlocked, the senior cheerleaders were walked up by their parents, to start the n...

Egekeze leads Raiders to fourth straight FVC title

Egekeze leads Raiders to fourth straight FVC title

Adam Reckamp

February 22, 2014

Going into Friday night’s rivalry game at Jacobs, the Huntley boys basketball team had a one game lead on Jacobs in the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division with two games left to play. Led by Senior Amanze Egekeze’s 24 points, Huntley became conference champion for the fourth straight year, with...

Huntley wins a thriller against Jacobs

Huntley wins a thriller against Jacobs

Adam Reckamp

January 25, 2014

Huntley defeated Jacobs 48-45 in a thriller at Huntley High School. The Raiders improved to 12-4 overall, and 5-0 in FVC Valley division. The game was close throughout with constant lead changes and momentum shifts. The first quarter was all about defense with Huntley leading 7-6 after eight minutes. The ...

Keagan Smith finishes third in FVC meet

Keagan Smith finishes third in FVC meet

Danielle Rivera

October 21, 2013

The runners wait in deep anticipation for the referee to raise the red flag and fire the gun.. Nobody dares to make a sound. Then suddenly the first shot is fired. The race has officially begun. On Oct. 18, Huntley’s varsity cross country team attended the FVC conference meet at Emricson Park in Woodstock. The first to...

Huntley snags Homecoming victory

Huntley snags Homecoming victory

Chris Sawalski

October 9, 2013

Senior starting quarterback Blake Jacobs accounted for all five of the Raiders' touchdowns in Friday’s 34-7 Homecoming victory. Huntley matched up against the Prairie Ridge Wolves in this year’s Homecoming Game. Huntley started the game by kicking it off to Prairie Ridge and after a quick stop ...

Boys soccer shuts out Cary

Boys soccer shuts out Cary

Adam Reckamp

October 3, 2013

The Huntley varsity boys soccer team defeated Cary Grove 3-0 on Thursday night at Al Boer field in Cary. Huntley improved to 14-1-1 overall and 3-0 in the Fox Valley Conference with the victory. With the loss Cary dropped to 10-5 on the season. Huntley controlled the game, keeping constant possession ...

Central blows out Huntley to take FVC title

Central blows out Huntley to take FVC title

Kyle Sommerfield

February 22, 2013

But like all reigns it eventually came to an end. Huntley didn’t have much to cheer about Friday night.  As Crystal Lake Central drained shot after shot, Huntley’s high from the Cary Grove victory wore off.  Central held a commanding 24-point lead at one point in the game and closed the blowout with a 54-37 lead. Huntley’s mi...

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