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Dancing Dads wow crowd at HHS basketball half-time performance

Dancing Dads wow crowd at HHS basketball half-time performance

JEAN SEEGERS PHOTOS The Herald The Hononegah’s Dancing Dads wowed the crowd with their half-time performance at the Feb.7, Hononegah/Guilford Basketball game. The 12 members have daughters on either the Varsity of JV Dance Team.   Dancing Dads wow crowd at HHS basketball half-time performance By Jean Seegers REPORTER The […]

 
 

O’Fallen denies Harlem’s bid for third Straight State Bowling Title

O’Fallon denies Harlem’s bid for third straight state bowling title By Bob Balgemann Reporter O’Fallon, Harlem and Minooka. The three girls bowling teams most likely to challenge each other for this year’s state championship did just that. And they finished 1-2-3: O’Fallon, Harlem and Minooka. The two-day tournament at nearby […]

 
 

MLK Champs

MLK Champs

COURTESY PHOTOS Tempo MLK Champs The Byron boy’s varsity basketball team competed in the Freeport Martin Luther King tournament and came out tournament champions. They defeated Rockford Christian 60-45 and Rochelle 76-38.

 
 

2019 Wrestling State Finals

2019 Wrestling State Finals

COURTESY PHOTO The Gazette 2019 Wrestling State Finals Bryce Faworski of Winnebago placed 5th at 145lbs in the Class 1A Wrestling State Finals held this past weekend in Champaign.

 
 

Winnebago squashes Hall to earn first sectional title in 27 years

Winnebago squashes Hall to earn first sectional title in 27 years By Doug Schroder EDITOR Winnebago’s Lady Indians have been on fire in their push through the IHSA 2A playoffs. The girl’s team steam rolled to victories over Oregon, 83-44, and Byron, 81-48 to take the regional title on their […]

 
 

Winnebago Girl’s 2019 Sectional Champs

Winnebago Girl’s 2019 Sectional Champs

COURTESY PHOTO The Gazette The Winnebago girl’s basketball team poses for a picture with the sectional trophy won on Thursday, Feb. 14 at Oregon High School.

 
 

Three-peat for Belvidere North in state competitive cheerleading

COURTESY PHOTO Belvidere Republican
	Belvidere North High School has taken the state title in coed competitive cheerleading for the third straight year.

Belvidere North has won a third consecutive state championship in coed competitive cheerleading and its point total gets higher as the first-place trophies continue to mount.

 
 

Harlem cheer 9th at state; bowlers, wrestlers advance to sectionals

Harlem cheer 9th at state; bowlers, wrestlers advance to sectionals By Bob Balgemann REPORTER Saturday was yet another day of celebration for Harlem athletics. The competitive cheer squad, under head coach Rebecca Doxtater, advanced to Saturday’s final round for the first time in school history and came home with a […]

 
 

The Harlem Competitive Cheer Squad

The Harlem Competitive Cheer Squad

SUBMITTED PHOTO The Journal The Harlem competitive cheer squad, under head coach Rebecca Doxtater, advanced to Saturday’s final round for the first time in school history and came home with a ninth place finish.

 
 

SVHS Wrestle Regional Champs

SVHS Wrestle Regional Champs

2019 Regional Champs The Stillman Valley wrestling team earned the regional crown at Genoa-Kingston on Saturday, Feb. 2.