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Baseball team stops losing string at Jefferson

Baseball team stops losing string at Jefferson

  By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent After losing three of four, the Whippets baseball team was able to use an early lead at Jefferson to stop the skid. Despite being away from home, the Whippets earned an early 1-0 lead in the second inning and never gave the lead up. Jefferson […]

 
 

Whippets dominate across the board in tennis

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent The Whippets tennis team rolled to victory in a home meet against University Lake with a number of stellar performances, including from their No. 1 singles player and No. 2 doubles duo. The No. 1 singles player, Dineth Gunawardena, won his match without suffering a game, […]

 
 

Netters wrap regular season with win over Beloit

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first phase of the 2017 season came to an end in resounding fashion Monday night for the East Troy boys tennis team. Now it’s onto the really big stuff. East Troy closed out a 14-3 regular season with a 6-1 nonconference win over visiting Beloit […]

 
 

Track coach lauds teams’ performances in RVC Championships

Track coach lauds teams’ performances in RVC Championships

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whippet head track coach John Houwers had plenty of positives to focus on following performances by the boys and girls teams at the Rock Valley Conference Championships. During the Evansville meet, Logan Rasmussen tallied 32 of the boys team’s 70 points. “He won three individual events […]

 
 

Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer team finding its stride

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Things are starting to jell for the Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer team. The Chiefs picked up two more wins this past week, starting with an 8-1 thumping of visiting Edgerton on May 4, and ending with a hard-fought 1-0 decision Monday night at Whitewater. […]

 
 

Elkhorn boys track takes first

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Derek Davey won three events and led the Elkhorn Area High School boys track and field team to a first-place finish May 5 in the Tider Invitational at Edgerton High School. The Elkhorn girls fished sixth in the 10-team meet. The Elks competed Tuesday at […]

 
 

Big Foot girls track wins division title

Big Foot girls track wins division title

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The Big Foot girls track team secured the Rock Valley Conference South division title at Tuesday night’s Walworth County Meet in Elkhorn. East Troy won the boys meet with 177.5 points, followed by Badger with 162, Elkhorn with 151.5, Big Foot with 101.33 and Whitewater […]

 
 

Babu, Bosman remain undefeated for Elks tennis

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Nick White at No. 3 singles and Sid Babu and Joe Bosman at No. 3 doubles remained undefeated after the Elks won 5-2 at home May 5 against Wilmot in a Southern Lakes Conference boys tennis dual meet. Elkhorn lost 4-3 in a SLC dual […]

 
 

Elkhorn softball team wins seventh straight

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School softball team sports a seven-game winning streak and is above .500 in the state’s toughest conference after last week’s games. The Elks beat Racine St. Catherine’s 12-3 May 6 in a non-conference game at Racine. Elkhorn beat Waterford 8-2 and […]

 
 

Elks baseball doubles up Central

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elks took the lead for good with a run in the top of the fifth inning and beat Westosha Central 6-3 May 4 in a Southern Lakes Conference baseball game at Paddock Lake. Elkhorn played Monday at Milton, and played Tuesday at Burlington and […]

 
 
 
 
 

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