Drops of Ink

Girls Volleyball Team Falls Short at Sectional Game

Girls Volleyball Team Falls Short at Sectional Game

Olivia Devin, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

The girls varsity volleyball team ended their season after losing two games to Crystal Lake Central on Oct. 30. They lost the first game, 18-25, and the second game, 13-25. Despite their loss, they emerged as underdogs, beating Grayslake North, Cary Grove and Warren, earning them the Regional Championship title...

LHS Volleyball Wins Regionals Against Warren

LHS Volleyball Wins Regionals Against Warren

Claire Salemi, Staff Member

October 29, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

The LHS girls varsity volleyball team won the Regional Championship against the Warren Blue Devils for the third year in a row. They won in three sets. The first set score was 25-22, Warren; it was 25-23 Libertyville in the second, and 25-23 for the winning third set; the match was played at Cary Gr...

Boys soccer defeats Barrington 8-1 in Sectional final

Boys soccer defeats Barrington 8-1 in Sectional final

Moira Duffy, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The LHS varsity boys soccer team won their Sectional championship game at Fremd High School against Barrington, 8-1, on Friday, Oct. 27, qualifying for super sectionals on Tuesday, Oct. 31. The game was a rematch from last year, when Libertyville and Barrington played each other in the sectional fi...

Libertyville Girls Volleyball Advances to Regional Finals

Libertyville Girls Volleyball Advances to Regional Finals

October 26, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

Libertyville Girls Volleyball defeated Cary Grove in the regional semi-finals Tuesday October 24 in their match hosted at Cary Grove High School. The Cats lost the first game with a score of 24-26, but pulled through with a win, winning the second and third game 26-24 and 25-22 respectively. The Cat...

Boys Soccer Onto Sectional Championships

Boys Soccer Onto Sectional Championships

Maggie Burnetti, Sports Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

LHS defeats Zion Benton, 43-20

LHS defeats Zion Benton, 43-20

Jenna Carnazzola, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

LHS hires two interim athletic directors

LHS hires two interim athletic directors

Stephanie Luce, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Retired former athletic administrators Mr. John Fischl and Mr. Randy Oberembt are serving as LHS’s interim athletic directors this school year. Last spring, Libertyville High School’s former athletic director, Mr. Briant Kelly, took the position of associate superintendent with District 128, leavi...

Frosh With a Future

Ella Marsden and Savanna Winiecki

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Class of 2021 has many promising freshmen athletes who have already successfully begun their high school athletic careers.

Free the Nips

Free the Nips

Matt Smith, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

It’s 90 degrees outside, you’re running or conditioning for your sport, you’re dripping with sweat and your shirt is mostly see-through. As a cross country runner, I know this feeling. You want to take your shirt off but you can’t, due to district and school policies.   The official shirt policy...

Endurance On and Off the Course

Olivia Devin, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

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 line finds its way into their field of vision and with the crowd’s cheers fueling their last ounc...

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