Saturday, November 17, 2012
Not going to the game? Stream it or keep up with the score on the Lake Zurich Patch Facebook page.
It’s game day and the Lake Zurich High School Bears will face Glenbard West at Glenbard South in Glen Ellyn today at 1 p.m. This is the third time in three years that the two teams have met in semi-finals of the IHSA 7A playoffs. Last season LZHS upset Glenbard West in Glen Ellyn in the 2nd round of the IHSA playoffs. Back in 2009 Glenbard West defeated LZHS (at LZHS) in the IHSA Semifinal Game in the last 6-seconds of the game, according to the Quarterback Club’s John Schnecker. In an interview with CSNChicago.com Coach Dave Profitt said Lake Zurich is all about teamwork. "The word 'team' explains what Lake Zurich is all about this year. We have kids who are willing to make sacrifices for the good of the team like changing positions…
Monday, November 12, 2012
Lake Zurich football continues into the semi-finals after Saturday’s 21-6 win.
Rockford Boylan was on a 39 game winning streak, that included the 2011 7A IHSA championship, before meeting up with Lake Zurich on Saturday. Lake Zurich cut that winning streak short with a big win 21-6. Lake Zurich will now face the Glendbard West Hitters. Game time is 1 p.m. in the semifinals. Last season LZHS upset Glenbard West in Glen Ellyn in the 2nd round of the IHSA playoffs. Back in 2009 Glenbard West defeated LZHS (at LZHS) in the IHSA Semifinal Game in the last 6-seconds of the game, according to the Quarterback Club’s John Schnecker. Schnecker advises those going to the game to get there early as parking is not good. Check Lake Zurich Patch for more information on tickets to the game later this week. At Saturday’s game …
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Lake Zurich Quarterback Club encourages fans to come to Saturday’s quarterfinal varsity football game.
The Lake Zurich Quarterback Club is aiming to get as many fans as possible to support the Bears in their annual quest for the IHSA Class 7A State Championship. “This Saturday’s IHSA Class 7A Quarterfinal game versus Rockford Boylan HS will most likely be the final home game of the season (the IHSA Class 7A Semifinal game would most likely be on the road) and thus the final home game for the LZHS senior football players,” said John Schnecker of the Quarteback Club. Game time is 1 p.m. Purchase tickets at the LZHS Athletic Dept. starting on Tuesday-Friday from 8 a.m.-noon and 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 and no passes will be accepted. No grills are allowed on school property and the gates will open at 11:30 a.m. The Lake Zurich …
Sunday, November 28, 2010
Lake Zurich welcomes the second in state LZHS Bears home with a parade, and an assembly in their honor.
The Lake Zurich Bears may have come home second in state, but they still number one in the minds and hearts of the community. Jacob Brinlee set an IHSA rushing record in the 7A championship game on Saturday as well. The families, friends, and fans of the team welcomed them home with a parade, and an assembly in their honor. The pride of Lake Zurich was abundantly clear as the crowd gave them and Coach Bryan Stortz a standing ovation as the entered the gym. "Second in State, but first in our hearts," was how Kim Kolze, Lake Zurich High School principal put it, and the people of Lake Zurich, couldn't agree more.