Author Archive: Ryan Spoehr

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

By Troy Sparks CORRESPONDENT The Whippets tennis team had winners from No. 2 singles Cole Kinson, No. 3 singles and the No. 3 doubles duo of Broderick Frye and Weston Lema. However, it was not enough to get a team win against Jefferson. “Austin Kaya and Cole Kinson both looked […]

 
 

P-E softball team strengthens bond with Florida trip

P-E softball team strengthens bond with Florida trip

By Daniel Schoettler CORRESPONDENT While other teams around the state were snowed and rained out of games and practices in the beginning of the early spring sports season, Palmyra-Eagle softball was down in warm weather playing the game they love. As a result, the team’s bond grew and the memories […]

 
 

Area student named Herb Kohl scholar

Area student named Herb Kohl scholar

By Ryan Spoehr SLN staff Brittany Neuman, a resident of Eagle, was named an initiative scholar by the Herb Kohl Foundation, and will now receive a $10,000 scholarship from Kohl’s foundation for college. High School Principal Kari Timm and others in the district nominated Neuman for the award. Neuman, a […]

 
 

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT The Whitewater girls soccer team needed to play defense a little bit longer to earn its second victory of the season in a nonconference home match against Delavan-Darien, but came up a little short. With the Whippets leading 1-0 late in the April 10 contest, […]

 
 

In this week’s Whitewater Register …

In this week’s Whitewater Register …

In this week’s Whitewater Register, coverage includes the following and more … – Whippet and UW-Whitewater commit overcomes adversity – Man who crashed car, attempted to assault woman gets probation – A warrant has been issued for a 2010 burglary at Kienbaum Iron and Metal

 
 

Whitewater Grocery Co. continues outreach efforts

By Dave Fidlin CORRESPONDENT Compared to its peers across the U.S., the sprouting Whitewater Grocery Co. holds the distinction of being the fastest growing, according to a local entrepreneur who helms the cooperative’s board of directors. Lacey Reichwald, board president, recently discussed the series of behind-the-scenes maneuvers that are taking […]

 
 

Kraayvanger scores game-winner after missing 2017

Kraayvanger scores game-winner after missing 2017

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT It took the Whitewater girls soccer team until near the end of regulation to score against visiting Evansville last week in a Rock Valley Conference match. The goal came as junior Carmen Kraayvanger was fouled in the goal box. She was successful on the penalty […]

 
 

Harms calls it a career

Harms calls it a career

State, regional championships part of 18-year tenure By Troy Sparks Correspondent Judy Harms has been known for taking passion to the basketball court as the Whitewater Unified High School girls basketball coach, and she has overseen growth, development and maturity of young women on the Whippets’ court. Harms is stepping […]

 
 

Rounding the Bases: Whippets softball scores 13 on Clinton in 1 inning

Rounding the Bases: Whippets softball scores 13 on Clinton in 1 inning

Baseball team racks up hits against Clinton By Daniel Schoettler Correspondent The Whippets softball team exploded for 13 runs in the second inning of a game against Clinton that was called after only three innings. In the April 5 game, Whitewater took advantage of nine walks and eight hit-by-pitches. Alyssa […]

 
 

Two displaced by Whitewater residential fire

Two displaced by Whitewater residential fire

Two people have been displaced from their home following a house fire Monday night in Whitewater, according to a post by the Whitewater Fire Department on its Facebook page. At approximately 8:30 p.m., April 9, the fire department was dispatched to a structure fire at 201 N. Esterly Ave. Members […]

 
 
 
 
 

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