Drops of Ink

Boys varsity bowling rolls their way to victory

Boys varsity bowling rolls their way to victory

Liam Foo, Staff Member December 16, 2021

The boys varsity bowling team beat Stevenson by a tremendous 428 points and ended with a game total of 3095 points on Tuesday, December 14. Strong team spirit and sportsmanship kept the Cats energized...

The LHS student section brings the heat, encouraging and stoking the fiery spirits of the varsity team. The most common chants were “Three...Two...One...!” and “Two!”

LHS Varsity Wrestling Gets the Victory

Natalie Renee Isberg, Copy Editor December 7, 2021

The Cats won against Stevenson by a score of 41-31 at their Dec. 3 varsity dual meet. The wrestlers put up an amazing fight, scoring several pins while fighting tooth and nail for their takedowns. “We...

Girls Gymnastics Win Tri-Meet Wednesday, Dec 1 With Outstanding Performance

Ellie George, Editor-in-Chief December 6, 2021

The varsity and JV girls gymnastics team achieved their first win of the season Wednesday, December 1 in a Tri Meet against Lake Forest and Mundelein. The Cats beat Mundelein in gymnastics for the first...

Jack Huber (22) pulls up for a mid range jumper to score two of his nearly 20 points.

Boys basketball battles Lake Forest but loses close game

Andrew Brooks, Sports Editor December 6, 2021

On Saturday, December 4th, the boys basketball team lost to Lake Forest, 60-49, dropping their record to 3-2 on the season. After trailing 17-4 in the first quarter, the Cats fought back and faced only...

Lees was heavily recruited out of high school and played wide receiver at Northwestern. In a game against the Ohio State Buckeyes in 2019, Lees (No. 19) sprightly sails over a defensive back.

Riley Lees: An LHS Football Legend

Andrew Brooks, Sports Editor December 3, 2021

Riley Lees graduated from Libertyville High School in 2016 and is an alumni who will not soon be forgotten. As the football team’s starting quarterback, Lees put Libertyville on the athletic map in Illinois....

The girls line up at the midcourt line getting ready for the tip off to start off a competitive, physical game.

Girls basketball achieves first win of the season against Crystal Lake Central.

Sadie Parvis, Staff member November 26, 2021

On Nov. 23, the girls’ varsity basketball team played against Crystal Lake Central High School. They got their first win of the season scoring a 56-25 in their first home game, now bringing their record...

Fall Sports Highlights and Recap

Fall Sports Highlights and Recap

Andrew Brooks, Sports Editor November 15, 2021

Football The football team finished with an overall record of 6-3 and placed third in conference. Senior defensive end Sam Pinsel led the defense by putting up the most tackles and sacks on the...

The Field House, with its new look, is ready to host practices.

New Field House construction nearly complete

Andrew Brooks, Sports Editor October 26, 2021

The construction on the Field House has progressed to the phase that allows for partial occupancy. Construction will continue during the school day but high school athletic practices are now permitted...

An explosive start to the race features many Libertyville runners at the front of the pack.

Cross country teams come up big at Regional Meet

Kylie Skibitzki, Staff Member October 26, 2021

On Saturday, the Cross Country teams ran Regionals on their home course at Adler against nine other competitive schools. The boys ended up placing fourth with a score of 87, which means that they will...

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