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Boys bowling falls short of South Elgin

Boys bowling falls short of South Elgin

Ryder Shepardson

December 11, 2019

As the lights dim down, the bowlers position themselves in front of each lane. Players begin to polish their shiny balls, their shoes squeaking as they walk across the lanes. Suddenly, all at once, the sound of pins tumbling over begins to overwhelm the room. Huntley’s very own boys bowling team squar...

Huntley’s wrestlers claim their victory over Dundee Crown

Huntley’s wrestlers claim their victory over Dundee Crown

Maddie Meucci

December 8, 2019

Huntley High School’s wrestling team dominated Dundee Crown High School last night in a team meet. JV came close to winning, but lost to Crown by six points. The score was 48-42. Varsity effortlessly won their matches and the final score was 83-0. Overall, Huntley won the meet.  Huntley’s vars...

Boys Bowling falls short of Marengo

Boys Bowling falls short of Marengo

Alex O'Connell

December 6, 2019

High energy filled Bowl-Hi Lanes on Wednesday night as Michael DeBello approached the bowling lane. With a ball in hand, DeBello started the night off right with a strong release that resulted in a crisp, clean strike. The Huntley vs. Marengo boys bowling meet was a back-and-forth battle until its cl...

Madison Tomlin finds inner strength through sports

Madison Tomlin finds inner strength through sports

Sara Hursey

November 23, 2019

She carefully arranges herself into the corner of the bright red mat, scanning the room. She mouths the counts as each beat in the music hits. She runs through the movements in her head, one step at a time. Finally, she lets go, breathes into the moment, and launches herself off the ground for a tumbling p...

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...

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