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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 […]

 
 

Legion baseball team struggles at tournament

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A northern trip over the weekend didn’t turn out all that well for the East Troy Post 188 legion baseball team. In three losses Saturday and Sunday at Antigo, the legion was outscored, 39-9, to drop to 6-7 overall. East Troy opened the two-day trip with […]

 
 

Badgers earn conference recognition

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Southern Lakes Conference recognized its best spring sports athletes with its all-conference teams last week. Two Lake Geneva Badger athletes were recognized as athletes of the year in their sports. Blake Wisdom was named athlete of the year for golf. Wisdom led the Badgers […]

 
 

Legion baseball goes 1-2 for the week

Team heads into tournament action this weekend By Dan Truttschel Correspondent In three games last week, the East Troy Post 188 Junior Legion baseball team sandwiched a victory in between two one-run losses. East Troy opened the week with a 10-9 setback June 13 to visiting Mukwonago, followed by a […]

 
 

Legion baseball opens season strong

Team posts four wins in first week By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The summer season is off and running for the East Troy Loomis Martin Post 188 baseball team. East Troy opened play last week with a 4-2 record under first-year coach Kelly Lehman. The Legion posted a 9-3 victory over […]

 
 

A moment to remember

A moment to remember

Rachel Gosh celebrates after scoring a run for the Elks May 31 at Burlington in a WIAA Division 1 sectional semifinal. Despite a 6-1 lead going into the bottom of the seventh inning, the Demons mounted a late-game comeback to defeat the Elks 7-6. See the game recap in the […]

 
 

Elks golfer Shirk ends season at sectionals

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Nolan Shirk carded an 87 May 26 in a WIAA Division 1 Sectional tournament at Janesville Country Club, but the round was not enough for him to advance to the State Boys Golf Tournament. The Division 1 State Boys Golf Tournament is June 4 & […]

 
 

Daveys, Elkhorn girls relay advance to state

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Davey brothers and a girls 4×100-meter relay will represent Elkhorn Area High School at the WIAA Division 1 State Track & Field Championships today and Saturday at UW-LaCrosse. The Elks who advanced did so out of a Division 1 sectional meet May 24 at […]

 
 
 
 
 

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