The Buccaneer

Bucs outmatched in Crosstown Challenge

Larry Larson, Co-Editor

September 14, 2017

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The Bucs couldn't hold on to the crosstown trophy Friday night, after they were defeated handedly by Belvidere North 47-13 at Funderburg Stadium. The game was a sleeper compared to last year's closely contested game, where the...

Girl’s Tennis Bounces Back in Conference Play

Jacob Taft, writer

September 14, 2017

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The Girl's tennis team bounced back big with two wins this week against Jefferson on Tuesday and Keith School on Wednesday after a loss at home against North on September 7, and another loss at Boylan on September 5. The lady...

Girls Swimming Takes A Dive Into Harlem Invite

Justin Brown, Writer

September 14, 2017

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The girls swim and dive team participated in the Harlem invitational last Saturday. The fourth place finish was unusual for these girls. But due to the ACT and illness, the team was down three varsity swimmers/divers. Coach...

Boys’ Golf still look for first conference win

Sam Arco, Co-Editor

September 14, 2017

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The boys' golf team is still looking for that coveted first win to the 2017 season. In week two, the Bucs shot their best round of the season with a score of 182, but still lost to one of the top dogs in the conference; Hononegah....

Girls Volleyball starts season slow

Jacob Popovich, Writer

September 7, 2017

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The girls volleyball team kicked off their season at Rockford East Invitational going 1-4 and are heading into conference play. "I think this season will go well; hopefully we continue to work well together," said junior Mallory...

Girls Cross Country places second at Jefferson Invite

Phil Kolk, Writer

September 6, 2017

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The Girls Cross Country team placed second at the Jefferson Invite on Saturday, September 26th. Coming off of hip surgery in 2016, junior Alliyah Lebensorger led the Bucs coming in at third place with a time of 13:39. This ...

Girl’s Tennis off to a Hot Start

Jacob Taft, Writer

September 6, 2017

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The girls' tennis team dominated in their first match of the season at home on August 24 and followed that up with a third place performance at the Newman Invite over the weekend on August 26. The girls beat Rochelle 5-0 in...

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