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Five wrestlers win regional titles By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Six East Troy wrestlers took the next step toward a possible state berth after a strong outing at last week’s WIAA Division 2 regional. Now it’s on to attacking the next goal. Host East Troy had five individual champions and one […]

 
 

Blue Devils take down Trojans, 56-32

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent From East Troy co-head coach Maurya Lomen’s perspective, last week’s Rock Valley Conference game at Evansville came down to one key factor. Free throws. Evansville took 35 attempts from the charity stripe, compared to just seven for the Trojans, as the Blue Devils cruised to a […]

 
 

Trojans pick up two more wins

Trojans pick up two more wins

Boys remain undefeated in RVC action By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Opposing teams certainly know the offensive skills that East Troy’s A.J. Vukovich possesses. But if they focus strictly on him, the Trojans have a number of other weapons they can deploy as well. And that definitely was the case Monday […]

 
 

Four Whippets heading to state swim meet

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent Whitewater High School athletes will compete in five events at the WIAA Division 2 boys state swimming meet, which is scheduled Friday at the UW-Madison Natatorium. That’s because of their performances at the sectional competitions Feb. 9. Young Liang qualified for state in the 200-yard […]

 
 

Chiefs wrestling team wraps up season

Chiefs wrestling team wraps up season

Growth this year could pay dividends in the future By Dan Truttschel Correspondent While Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional tournament at East Troy marked the end of the line for the Big Foot-Williams Bay wrestling team this season, the day certainly wasn’t without some highlights. And moving forward, the steps […]

 
 

Badger girls slip out of second place

By Michael S. Hoey Corrrespondent The Lake Geneva Badger girls basketball team slipped out of a two-way tie for second place in the Southern Lakes Conference by losing to Wilmot 59-36 on the road Feb. 8. The Badgers and Panthers had been tied for second behind Waterford. The Badgers defeated […]

 
 

Elks swimmers gear up for state

Elks swimmers gear up for state

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The 400-meter freestyle relay of the Elkhorn Area High School’s boys swimming team is seeded No. 1 in the state in the WIAA’s Division 2 headed into today’s state meet at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium in Madison. The Elks sent swimmers to state in […]

 
 

Good effort by Comets brings tense moments

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan-Darien boys basketball team put on an inspired effort Feb. 9 in an effort to get its first win of the season but fell 71-52 at home to Milton. The game turned tense in the second half and even more extreme after the game. […]

 
 

Laue comes up big for Whippets girls

Laue comes up big for Whippets girls

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Cassidy Laue led the Whippets in scoring in posting two double-digit performances last week. On Feb. 2 against East Troy, the Trojans grabbed the halftime lead at 26-19 and held on to defeat the Whippets, 50-44, to complete the season sweep. The Whippets made 14 […]

 
 

Chiefs wrestlers head to regional competition

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent As was to be expected, the young Big Foot-Williams Bay wrestling team had its share of good and bad moments at last Saturday’s Rock Valley Conference Tournament at Beloit Turner. It’s all part of the learning process. Big Foot’s Raul Rojas advanced to the finals at […]