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Girl’s gymnastics wins home meet against Warren and Lakes High School

Girl’s gymnastics wins home meet against Warren and Lakes High School

Lilly Williams, Staff Member

January 28, 2020

On Wednesday, Jan. 22, the Libertyville girls gymnastics team won its meet on both levels, JV and varsity. The varsity team finished in the lead with a score of 134.45; Warren High School placed in second with a score of 129.55; and Lakes High School finished in third place with a score of 66.70.  ...

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 last season.  “Every time we check the clock, it’s says 2:41 or 3:41. It’s kind of just a go...

Sporting success after high school

Christian Roberts

December 16, 2019

Throughout the years, Libertyville High School has been a gateway for many athletes to continue their athletic careers. Featured below are a few athletes who have graduated from LHS and moved onto Division I collegiate sports within the last four years, with an update on how they’ve been doing since. Avryl Johnson...

The Girls Basketball Team and Their Successes

Sarah Bennett, Staff Member

December 13, 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 last season.  “Every time we check the clock, it’s says 2:41 or 3:41. It’s kind of just a go...

Boys swimming defeats Vernon Hills in first home meet hosted at the new pool

Rayna Wuh, Staff Member

December 11, 2019

The boys swim team hosted their first dual meet of the season against cross-district rival Vernon Hills on Monday, Dec. 9; the Wildcats won 102-84. This was their first time hosting since the opening of the new pool, and the large space allowed for both expansive views and an efficient meet. The b...

Girls basketball wins first game of Buffalo Grove Tournament

Pavan Acharya, Staff member

December 5, 2019

Libertyville’s girls basketball team was king of the court on Tuesday, Nov. 26, as they defeated Crystal Lake Central High School by a score of 59-23 in the West Gym in their first game of the Buffalo Grove Tournament.  After winning the tipoff to start the game, Libertyville had a strong offens...

Senior athletes sign letters of intent committing to their future schools

Senior athletes sign letters of intent committing to their future schools

November 20, 2019

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, a group of 13 senior athletes signed letters of intent to their future colleges. They committed for their various sports, including swimming, lacrosse, baseball, wrestling, basketball, and soccer. Each senior had friends and family members watching and supporting the students as ...

Girls volleyball falls to Fremd vikings in supersectional match

Girls volleyball falls to Fremd vikings in supersectional match

Molly Boufford, Online Editor

November 9, 2019

The girls volleyball team fell to the Fremd Vikings in the super-sectional match on Friday, Nov. 8. Fremd won the first set 25-17. Still keeping their spirits high, the Wildcats switched sides and fought back in the second set, but Fremd kept its lead, winning 25-22. This concludes the season for the te...

Boys Soccer Season Ends in Shootout Against Fremd

Boys Soccer Season Ends in Shootout Against Fremd

Anika Raina, Staff Member

November 4, 2019

The boys soccer team lost their sectional semifinal game against Fremd, 4-3, on penalty kicks on Oct. 29. During the first half, Libertyville scored the first goal, creating a 1-0 lead. By the second half, Fremd had caught up, tying the score at 2. The tie was broken by a Fremd goal, and Libertyville ...

Girls cross country wins regional; boys take third

Christian Roberts

October 26, 2019

The boys and girls varsity cross country teams headed to Lake Forest on Saturday, Oct. 26, for their regional races, competing in heavy wind and cold temperatures; each team advanced to next week’s sectional competition. Of the 10 teams competing, the girls were the best, beating out the se...

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