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  • Oct 5 / Girls Freshman VolleyballWauconda High School - 3-0(sets), North Chicago - 0-3(sets)
  • Oct 5 / Girls JV VolleyballWauconda High School - 2-0(sets), North Chicago - 0-2(sets)
  • Oct 5 / Girls Varsity VolleyballWauconda High School - 2-0(sets), North Chicago - 0-2(sets)
  • Sep 14 / Varsity Boys SoccerWauconda High School - 1, Round Lake - 2
  • Sep 14 / Cross CountryWauconda High School - The Cross Country program continued its season with success at a challenging Veteran's Acres course. The Boys F/S team took home a top 5 finish with a tight pack and smart racing, while the girls were led by a 9th overall Varsity finish by senior Alyssa Vodicka. The team hopes to continue its success out at their home invitational this Saturday!, -
  • Dec 1 / BasketballWauconda High School - 80, Them - 60
  • Oct 2 / FootballWauconda High School - 28, Away - 14
  • Sep 1 / HockeyWauconda High School - 2, Away - 3

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Dain Meyer
Dain Meyer
Staff Writer

Dain is a freshman writer for the newspaper at Wauconda High, is also featured in the Theater program (Dram Club and Productions), and is an FBLA member. He likes to cover essentially everything that he...

Maddy (Madelynn) Boyas
Maddy (Madelynn) Boyas
Writer and Editor

Maddy Boyas, a junior at Wauconda High School. She enjoys making bracelets, hanging around with her dog, listening to music, and writing stories. “I like to make bracelets, hang with my dog, listen to...

Abbie Landers
Abbie Landers
Writer and Editor

Meet Abbie, a Freshman who loves drawing, taking pictures, and  She is passionate about the arts. She loves spending time with her friends and family. She has two dogs Milo and Odie. She's learning four...

Lucas Kramer is a Freshman at WHS. He enjoys watching TV, trivia game shows, and spending time with friends and family. He has a dog named Luna and a cat named Lazar. He loves music and is a huge fan of...

Brianna is a freshman at Wauconda High. She likes hanging around with friends, making new friends, and writing about random subjects. She enjoys writing, being with family, and listening to music. Her...

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