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East Troy runners bring home three state titles

East Troy runners bring home three state titles

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy senior duo of Henry Chapman and Rachel Bottum certainly know how to make an exit. In their final high school track meets, Chapman and Bottum left La Crosse on Saturday with three Division 2 state titles between them to punctuate a pair of […]

 
 

Lindow splits at state

Lindow splits at state

Freshman tennis player ends season 20-7 overall By Dan Truttschel Correspondent East Troy High School freshman Dayne Lindow advanced to the Sweet 16 of last week’s WIAA Division 2 State Boys Tennis Tournament, the third straight year an East Troy player accomplished that feat. The program’s first-ever state qualifier as […]

 
 

WHS’ soccer season ends in second round

WHS’ soccer season ends in second round

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent On May 30, the Whitewater High School girls soccer began WIAA tournament play as a No. 10 seed. The Whippets traveled to face No. 7-seeded East Troy and won 2-0. In the regular season, Whitewater had lost to East Troy twice. The third matchup went […]

 
 

BFWB soccer needs two more wins for state berth

BFWB soccer needs two more wins for state berth

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Two victories last week sent the Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer team to within two victories of a trip to the WIAA Division 3 State Tournament. But now the Chiefs really face a big task. Big Foot, seeded fifth in the sectional, was slated to travel […]

 
 

Badger golf makes fifth straight trip to state

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger golf team reached the WIAA state tournament at University Ridge in Madison for the fifth year in a row by winning the Mukwonago sectional at Big Bend’s Edgewood Golf Course on May 28. The Badgers shot 301 as a team, two […]

 
 

Two top five finishes for Elks track team

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Devon Davey of the Elkhorn Area High School boys track & field team finished fifth in the 400-meter dash June 1 in the WIAA Division 1 state boys track & field meet at UW-La Crosse. Madison Page, of the Elks’ girls track & field team, finished […]

 
 

Smart swimmers

Smart swimmers

      The Delavan-Darien High School girls swim team received the National Interscholastic Swimming Scholar Team Award for the 2018-19 season. The award is given to teams based on their cumulative grade point average for a season with the Comets reaching the silver level with a GPA of 3.631. The work […]

 
 

WHS contingent heads to La Crosse

Boys, girls relay units lead Whippets’ chase for points By Kevin Cunningham Sports correspondent On May 20, the Whitewater High School boys and girls track and field teams competed in a WIAA regional meet. Numerous individuals and relay teams advanced to sectionals, which took place May 23 at East Troy […]

 
 

Final win

Final win

      In the play that allowed Big Foot to score the lone run in a 1-0 win over No. 3-seeded Jefferson on Tuesday, Sam Dickerson is shown heading to first base after laying down a bunt that allowed Jack Gillingham to score. The Chiefs season came to an end Wednesday […]

 
 

Clearing a hurdle

Clearing a hurdle

      Badger High School’s Emilee Booker vaults a hurdle in the WIAA Division 1 Track and Field regional at Elkhorn Area High School last week. Booker punched her ticket to the state tournament on May 31 and June 1 with her second place win in the 300 meter hurdles. See […]