Drops of Ink

Players on both sides prepare for the next snap, during a heated showdown between the Lake Zurich Bears and the Libertyville Wildcats.

Touchdowns and Turnarounds: Wildcats Lose Homecoming Game to Bears 21-8

Jack Birmingham, Jeffrey McLaren, and Rishi Tipparti October 2, 2022

One of the most important games of the year, the Libertyville/Lake Zurich football match-up of September 30, 2022 cannot be overstated in terms of importance. Both the Bears and the Wildcats were coming...

Seniors show their pride with Willy the Wildcat and swing the school’s flag. The first home football game theme was ‘orange out’, and every person was covered in orange to show their Wildcat spirit.

Revived and Raging: The Student Section

Sarah Wuh , Opinions Editor October 14, 2021

The pounding of hundreds of feet shakes the bleachers. A single voice chanting crescendos into a roar of yelling. It’s hot, it’s sticky. Arms flail. Throats scream. A chant started by the opposing...

41 Hoops: The Girls Basketball Team and Their Success

Sarah Bennett , Staff Member December 23, 2019

For the Libertyville girls varsity basketball team, the number 41 seems to show up everywhere. Members of the team recall multiple times when the number 41 just began to appear out of nowhere, starting...

The IceCats: Ups and Downs to being a club sport

The IceCats: Ups and Downs to being a club sport

Sarah Bennett , Staff Member October 23, 2019

Imagine a Wednesday night after a long day at school: most students look forward to a night full of homework and relaxation. For the IceCats, though, these students go home and, instead of relaxing, they...

Senior Patrick Graham looks forward to pass the ball upfield.

Boys soccer wins 3-1 against Grayslake Central

Sarah Bennett , Staff Member September 9, 2019

On Thursday, Sept. 5, the boys soccer team matched up against Grayslake Central at home for their fourth game of the season;  Libertyville came out on top with a 3-1 win, making the Wildcats 4-0 to start...

Same opponent, same stakes, same result

Same opponent, same stakes, same result

Maggie Burnetti, Editor-in-Chief November 4, 2018

Nov. 3, 2017, and 2018 were spent strikingly similar for the Libertyville and Naperville North High School communities. For the second year in a row, the Wildcats and Huskies faced off for the 3A State...

Freshmen Joey Neal, Claire Arnold and Dillion McDonald are just some of the freshmen participating in the basketball gym unit in Ms. Patti Mascias third-period freshmen P.E. class

Fitness For Four Years

Maggie Evers, Staff Writer December 12, 2017

For every student at Libertyville High School, the time comes during their day when they exchange their normal clothes for their orange and black gym uniform. It can be a relaxing period of the day for...

Endurance On and Off the Course

Olivia Devin, Staff Writer October 24, 2017

In the near distance, cheers become more distinguishable, and as they round the final flag, they gasp for air in between the pain of their feet pounding increasingly faster into the ground. The finish...

Sophomore Alex Houser (#9) is among several underclass starters in this years young varsity team.

Libertyville takes 3-0 loss from New Trier

Kyle Patterson, Staff Writer March 24, 2017

The girls varsity soccer team braved the bitter cold as they faced off against New Trier on Wednesday, March 22. The Wildcats lost 3-0, bringing Libertyville its first loss in the season opener while New...

The team celebrates as Lyndsey Lyon hit a home run to extended their lead to 8-0.

Softball wins in 10-0 rout of Rolling Meadows

Jack Kosowski, Sports Editor March 24, 2017

On a cold afternoon, the Libertyville softball team didn’t seem to mind the frigid temperatures as they soundly defeated Rolling Meadows 10-0 in 6 innings on Thursday, March 23 in their first home game...

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