Lakes Student Media

College Basketball Update and Predictions for March

Jacob Brooks, Sports Editor

February 4, 2019

Filed under Sports

     Even in a year where smaller schools like Buffalo, Nevada, and Houston have been making some noise to come out of nowhere emerging even as potential title contenders, there still seems to remain little doubt as to who t...

The Future of the College Football Playoff

Jacob Brooks, Staff Reporter

December 24, 2018

Filed under Sports

With the stage set for this year’s college football playoff to kick off December 29th, the current formatting of the CFP has sparked outrage in the college football world. Deserving teams such as UCF, Georgia, and Ohio State, wer...

Women’s US Open Finals Review

Jacob Brooks, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2018

Filed under Sports

The US Open Women’s finals of Naomi Osaka vs Serena Williams has been a huge topic in the news recently, but not for the reason you’d expect. After a relatively smooth-sailing first set, which Naomi Osaka won 6-2, things...

Girls Golf

Rachael Speck, Features Editor and Editor in Chief

September 5, 2018

Filed under Golf, Sports

The Girls golf team has kicked off their season with a bang. They are currently 4-1 in dual matches and 3-0 in conference.  The girls golf team played on August 25 at the District 117 Invitational and shot a team low score of 37...

Lakes Soccer

Faith Conway, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018

Filed under Fall Sports, Soccer, Sports

With the start of the school year entails the beginning of another sports season at Lakes. The boys Varsity soccer team at Lakes is coming off of a regional championship but falling short of the final eight in the sectional. ...

Lakes Football Week 1 vs Deerfield

Jacob Brooks, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2018

Filed under Sports

Lakes’ football team defeated Deerfield 21-14 at Polley Field, Friday August 24th. Chris Selig, D’Lo Hardy, and Bradley Cherry scored the three touchdowns for the Eagles.

Gold at 17

Zachary Timmerman and Zachary Timmerman

May 22, 2018

Filed under National & International Sports, Sports

On February 12, 2018, Chloe Kim became an American snowboarding sensation at the early age of 17. Kim, being half the age of some of her teammates, is not letting her age stop her at any cost. She is redefining boundaries and...

Dakota Becker goes State Bound

Zachary Timmerman, Photo & Video Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Sophomore, Dakota Becker is headed down state this weekend of February 16, 2018 to compete in the IHSA wrestling State tournament in Champaign, Illinois. Becker is a sophomore here at Lakes. It goes unsaid that going to state...

Boys Golf

Rachael Speck, Opinions Edior

May 7, 2018

Filed under Golf, Sports

The Lakes boys golf have been hitting their way to the green with a record of 6-2. Mr. Naughton is on his 5th year of getting to victory. Adam Nuxoll (SR.), Bradley Bies (JR.), Logan McCann (SR.) And Jayden Medina (SO.) are bac...

Lakes Baseball Spring Break Florida Trip

Faith Conway, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Sports

As the Lakes Baseball Team returns from Spring Break, hopes are high for the rest of the spring season. With a record of 4-2, both Coach Kelly and Coach Holst saw many positives that will help attribute to what can be a spe...

Lakes Baseball 2018

Faith Conway, Sports Editor

March 15, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

As the 2018 Lakes Baseball season starts to take off, both Coach Holst and Coach Kelly have high hopes for the season. With many returning players, Lakes Baseball has a big lineup of pitchers, coaches praying that they stay ...

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