Drops of Ink

Boys basketball drops close one in OT

Sarah Bennett, Staff Member

February 26, 2020

The boys basketball team faced Lake Forest on Friday, Feb. 21, losing 54-53 in overtime. Lake Forest gained redemption from their loss to Libertyville at home earlier in the season. Senior Will Moore led the Wildcats with 18 points on a night when the team’s seniors were celebrated. The Wildcats...

Gaming Revolution: The Rise of eSports

Gaming Revolution: The Rise of eSports

Sara Bogan, Staff Member

February 13, 2020

Brightly colored lights illuminated the massive arena, as kids, teenagers and adults alike watched the games commence. Echoing with hollering sounds, the venue was filled with fans cheering for their favorite team. An astonishing 100 million people from across the globe streamed the live competition onli...

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 boy...

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 ...

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