Saturday, November 10, 2012
Can't make it to the game? Live stream it.
The Lake Zurich Bears will host Rockford Boylan today at 1 p.m., at Lake Zurich High School. The best way to watch the Bears fight it out for a chance at the IHSA 7A championship is to go to the game. However, if you can't be there, you can livestream the LZ Bears game on High School Cube. Lake Zurich Patch will also keep fans updated on its Facebook page. Be sure to visit Lake Zurich Patch Facebook to share your support of the team and also to comment on the game.
Monday, November 5, 2012
LZHS Bears football won 17-6 against Rockton Hononegah
Lake Zurich High School Bears will return to their home field next Saturday for a quarterfinal match against Rockford Boylan, the 2011 state champions. The Lake Zurich High School Bears and fans traveled to Rockton over the weekend for a Class 7A playoff game against the Hononegah and came out victorious with a score of 17-6. See game story in the Daily Herald. The Quarterback Club’s John Schnecker says it will be revenge time for the Bears. The Rockford Boylan Titans defeated LZHS in last year’s IHSA Class 7A State Semifinal Game (16-10) which was held in Rockford on Nov.19. Rockford Boylan currently has a 39 game winning streak. They won the IHSA Class 6A State Championship in 2010 and IHSA Class 7A State Championship in 2011. Game …
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Fan bus available for Lake Zurich Bears vs. Rockton Hononegah on Saturday.
A 49-0 shutout on Saturday has advanced the Lake Zurich Bears to the next round of the IHSA football playoffs. The Bears' home field victory against Crystal Lake South was led by running back Connor Schrader who tied the Lake Zurich school record for touchdowns on Saturday. Schrader’s five touchdowns tied the record set by Zach Till in last year’s playoffs. He had four touchdowns in the first half, with the fifth in the third quarter. This is the 20th win for Lake Zurich in the playoffs since 2006, according to the Daily Herald. "It's awesome and I'm flattered, but it's all about the team," Schrader told the Chicago Tribune. Lake Zurich heads to Rockton on Saturday for a 2 p.m. game. Tickets for the game will be sold in the Lake Zurich HS…
Saturday, October 27, 2012
The Lake Zurich Bears will face Crystal Lake South.
The Lake Zurich Bears are making their 11th consecutive playoff appearance. The Bears (7-2) will face Crystal Lake South (6-3). Game time is 2 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the gate and gates will open at noon. Tickets are $5 each. Lake Zurich’s best finish in the past 11 years was in 2006-2007 season when they won the Class7A state title. That team included quarterback Matt Blanchard, now a free-agent on the Chicago Bears. Coach Dave Profitt told the Daily Herald this will be a tough game, with both schools having very good defense. The winner of this game gets a second round game against the winner of No. 3 Rockton Hononegah vs. No. 14 Willowbrook.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
First Playoff game is Saturday, Oct. 27, at 2 p.m.
The Lake Zurich Quarterback Club has been busy “painting the town” with banners and Bears décor in support of the Lake Zurich High School Bears. The Bears won their last regular season game against Warren Township, 17-13. See story in the Daily Herald. That resulted in a share of the North Suburban Conference Lake Division championship with Stevenson. “This is the 11th straight year of playoff appearances for the Bears,” said John Schnecker of the Quarterback Club. “The town will remain painted for as long as the team is in playoffs. This really brings the community together.” Schecker is expecting a huge turnout for Saturday’s game at LZHS. The game is scheduled for 2 p.m. Lake Zurich’s ended the year with a 7-2 record.