Sports

New coach steps onto the Chiefs’ tennis court

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent When the opportunity to return to Wisconsin as a high school tennis coach presented itself, Adam Westhauser jumped at it. And here he is. Westhauser takes over at Big Foot for former head coach Dan Dowden, who is the school’s new principal for 2018-19. Westhauser, […]

 
 

Trojans open season tonight on the road

Football team returns strong senior team By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The 2018 opener is just days away, but the East Troy High School football team already is garnering some attention for what could happen this season. Now it’s up to the Trojans to put that potential into real results on […]

 
 

Lofy Landscaping wins consolation championship in Lake Geneva YMCA softball

Lofy Landscaping wins consolation championship in Lake Geneva YMCA softball
 
 

Nowhere to go but up

Nowhere to go but up

Can youth buck trend, lead Elks to 1st conference win in 3 years? By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School football team has won four games since winning a share of the Southern Lakes Conference title in 2014. A talented group of committed seniors, increased team speed […]

 
 

Familiar face to lead new era in Comet football

Familiar face to lead new era in Comet football

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan-Darien High School football team begins a new era behind the leadership of a familiar face tonight in a non-conference home match-up with Lodi. D-DHS graduate and physical education and health teacher Hank Johnson has taken over the program. “With the changes in the […]

 
 

State champs!

State champs!

Legion baseball team brings home title By Dan Truttschel Correspondent It’s safe to say the East Troy Post 188 legion baseball team may have flown a bit under the radar heading into last week’s 17U State Tournament in Plover. That certainly wasn’t the case by the time East Troy left […]

 
 

All-area honor

All-area honor

      Whitewater High School sophomore Alyssa Schumacher made the Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area first unit after the catcher batted .551 and knocked in 29 runs. The full story can be found in the July 26 Whitewater Register. (Bob Mischka photo)

 
 

Comeback kids head to state

Comeback kids head to state

Legion players rally to win regional championship By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A tough first two innings in last weekend’s 17U regional tournament title game in Beloit could have put the East Troy Legion Post 188 team’s back firmly against the wall. But only if it let that happen – which […]

 
 

Legion baseball team shakes off tough week

East Troy posts three wins in a row By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A week after the East Troy Post 188 legion baseball team suffered three straight losses, it turned the tables and picked up three straight victories. And just like that, East Troy is on the verge of the .500 […]

 
 

Legion baseball team drops three in a row

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Offense wasn’t an issue for the East Troy Post 188 legion baseball team Monday at Janesville, as it put seven runs on the scoreboard. What hurt Post 188, however, was its defense. East Troy committed seven errors that led to 12 unearned runs in a 14-7 […]