PE team outdoors

Enjoying the Last Days of Fall

The MSN PE Classes are enjoying the last days of fall prepared and outside.  They are currently in their recreational units that include tennis, volleyball and kickball. Don’t forget to follow them on Twitter: @MSNorthPE1

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Athletic Eligibility

Athletic eligibility

basketball tryouts

Boys Basketball Tryouts – UPDATED 10/10/2017

Boys Basketball Tryouts will be held on the following dates/times below.  In order to tryout, you MUST have a current physical on file (please send to Ms. Howard – MSN school nurse).  Contact Coach McKenzie or Coach Krajewski with questions.

6th / 7th grade Boys Tryouts

  • Tuesday 10/17/17 (2:20pm – 4:30pm)
  • Wednesday 10/18/17 (2:20pm – 4:30pm)
  • Thursday 10/19/17 (2:20pm – 4:30pm)

8th grade Boys Tryouts

  • Wednesday 10/18/17 (2:20pm – 4:30pm)
  • Thursday 10/19/17 (2:20pm – 4:30pm)

Boys Soccer Score a “W”

Great 4-1 win Thursday night for our boys soccer team against Matthews! We had goals from for different players, Daniel “Destroyer” M, Rico “Dominator” D, Mario “Magic Man” L, and Aditiya “The Sultan” S. Daniel “Viper” V held the left side defense while Anthony “Puma” P held the right. Ben “Barracuda” T moved the ball well in the center creating plays for both Alex “Cobra” C and Dylan “Dynamite” S. Henri “Ocelot” O also did ver well holding the center D. Well done guys – good luck against Lake Zurich South on Wednesday.

MN Girls Soccer Team Undefeated!

The Hawthorn Middle North Girls Soccer Team ended their 2015 season undefeated. The team is the #1 seed in the upcoming Suburban Middle School conference Tournament. They will play their first tournament game on Tuesday, 5/12/15, at Wauconda Middle School. The team they will play will be determined in the first round game on Monday. 5/11/15.

Congratulations to Coach Weston Steinberg, Middle North 7th Grade math teacher and team members Piper B., Jessica B., Lily B., Annalise B., Abigail B., Elena H., Gabrielle J., Cassie P., Isabella P., Zoe P., Olivia P., Gisselle S., Ryan S., Sydney T., and Brynn Z.

Wrestling Victories

Congratulations to both Jason R. and Andrew J. from Hawthorn Middle North for competing in the IESA State Wrestling Tournament this weekend. Andrew placed in the top 8 wrestlers in the Heavy Weight class, one of the toughest weight classes in Illinois!  Way to go boys!


Hawthorn North wrestlers also had a good day at the sectional meet earlier this month.  Justin O. placed fourth in an exciting effort, but missed qualifying for the state meet by one place.  Congratulations Justin for a great effort this year.  Matthew T. finished fourth to end his season.  He worked hard and provided the team with many great matches.  Congratulations Matthew.




MSN Volleyball Team Champs

The 8th grade boys volleyball team capped off a tremendous season winning the Championship match in the Suburban Middle School Conference tournament last week.  The team finished the season with an undefeated 17-0 record vs. conference opponents and an overall record of 21-1. Congratulations to Stephen A., Antonio B,, Carter D., John D., Matt E., Ryan K., Mitch N., Nick O., Evan P., Fred S., Logan S., Danny W., and team managers, Alex C. and Will K.


Sports Announcements

The following is important information about upcoming sports events: “Meet Your Coach”, Boys Soccer, G8 Soccer, G8 Girls Basketball,  G6/7 Girls Basketball, and Cross Country.


All parents and athletes selected to participate on one of our fall team sports are cordially invited to attend the Fall “Meet Your Coach” ceremony scheduled to begin at 6:00PM next Wednesday, 9/3/14, in the Middle North cafeteria.

Boys Soccer tryouts:

Tryouts will continue on Thursday, 8/28/14, and Friday, 8/29/14, between 2:15 and 4:30PM daily. Only a select number of candidates will be called back for the Friday tryouts, so please check this website Thursday evening for a list of selected numbers. The first team practice will be on Tuesday, 9/2/14, from 2:15 – 4:30PM. All students MUST have a current sports physical to participate. No Exceptions.

G8 Girls Basketball tryouts:

8th Grade Girls Basketball tryouts will continue tomorrow, Thursday, 8/28/14, from 2:15 – 4:30 PM. The first team practice will be on Tuesday, 9/2/14. Tryouts and practices will be held in the Middle North gym from 2:15 – 4:30 PM.

 G6/7 Girls Basketball tryouts:

 6/7th Grade Girls Basketball tryouts begin tomorrow, 8/28/14, and will end on Friday, 8/29/14. The tryouts will be held in the Middle North gym from 2:15 to 4:30PM. All students must have a current sports physical on file with the school nurse in order to participate. No exceptions.

Cross Country:

 Cross Country will be practicing on Thursday, 8/28/14, and Friday, 8/29/14, from 2:15 – 4:30PM.  Please remember that all students Must have an updated sports physical on file with the school nurse before tryouts begin. Students who do Not have an updated physical will not be allowed to participate without exception.


Sports Announcements


MN PE Uniforms and Locks

Each MN student will need one lock for their PE locker, as well as one for their hall locker.  These locks are required and should be purchased at Sports 11, 838 S. Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL  60048  (847)680-1511.

Attention: Basketball Clinic


The Middle North 7th grade basketball clinic scheduled to begin Monday, 8/18/14,  has been cancelled. The clinics and tryouts will be held on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8/27 – 8/29/14 of the first week of school. Please see the athletic website for a detailed calendar of events.

Fall 2014 Sports Clinics and Tryouts

Any student who is considering a sport in the fall, please read the following newsletter for mandatory sports physical requirements, as well as more information for your calendars.

Fall 2014 Sports Clinics and Tryouts Information

Fall Sports are Underway – Come Show Your Eagle Pride!

Our fall sports are off to a great start!   Our sports schedules are on-line.  Click on the Building Link and then Athletics for all your needed information.
Mark your calendars now:  Thursday, September 26, Hawthorn is hosting the largest cross country meet in the state of Illinois.  Come show you Eagle pride!  It would be great to see a lot of familiar faces at Vernon Hills High School!