Sports

Sidelined by injury, Warhawks star returns to end season on high note

Sidelined by injury, Warhawks star returns to end season on high note

By Troy A. Bruzewski Correspondent Megan Theune leaves the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team after its most successful season in school history, with two conference titles and an experience only made possible by a season-ending injury. Theune, a Whitewater High School graduate, became a fixture in the Warhawks’ backcourt […]

 
 

Bughman has best season of career at UW-Madison

Bughman has best season of career at UW-Madison

By Troy A. Bruzewski Correspondent For University of Wisconsin-Madison senior Grant Bughman wrapping up college athletic career was an expected milestone. But after he and the Badgers completed one of the best seasons in school history for men’s track and field and cross country, they had no idea it was […]

 
 

Nelson named to all-RVC first team

Nelson named to all-RVC first team

By David Paulsen Correspondent Whitewater High School senior Stephanie Nelson has been named to the 2013 Rock Valley Conference North All-Conference First Team for softball. Nelson made the team as an outfielder, although she also did extensive pitching for the Whippets. Nelson, a co-captain on the team, batted .415 on […]

 
 

As good as gold

East Troy High School's Rachel Atchinson races to victory in the 800-meter run to lead the Trojans to the team title of the WIAA Division 2 state track and field meet in La Crosse May 31-June 1. (Photo by Bob Mischka)

East Troy girls win state track title, set relay record By David Paulsen Correspondent Winning the first East Troy High School state title since the mid-1980s, the Trojan girls track and field squad captured the Division 2 state title at the WIAA State Track and Field Championships Friday and Saturday. […]

 
 

Soccer squad picks up three wins

Soccer squad picks up three wins

By Jennifer Eisenbart SLN Staff The Elkhorn girls soccer team not only won its game Friday against Janesville Park in impressive fashion, but also raised money for a good cause. In the school’s annual Go Pink game, with former Green Bay Packers Antonio Freeman and Dorsey Levens on hand, the […]

 
 

Girls track comes up just shy of conference crown

By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT Occasionally, second place is a pointed reminder of how close one came to reaching a coveted goal. On the strength of three gold medals from Erika Sesing, the Elkhorn Area High School girls track team finished second May 14 at the Southern Lakes Conference track meet […]

 
 

Girls’ soccer wins Cudahy Invite

Comets suffer first conference loss to Badger By Jennifer Cesarz Correspondent It was a mixed week for the Delavan-Darien High School girls’ soccer team as it won the Cudahy Invite on Saturday, but lost its first Southern Lakes Conference game May 9 to Lake Geneva Badger. To start the week, […]

 
 

Baseball loses three, wins one

Baseball loses three, wins one

Comets beat Edgerton 8-5 By Jennifer Cesarz Correspondent The Delavan-Darien High School baseball team went 1-3 last week, picking up its only win against Edgerton on Saturday. The Comets (4-11) dropped two close Southern Lakes Conference games, losing to Union Grove 1-0 on May 6and then losing again to the […]

 
 

Both East Troy squads win RVC titles

Both East Troy squads win RVC titles

 Trojans make history with championships By David Paulsen Correspondent       This year’s Trojan track and field squads have been making it a habit of breaking East Troy High School records. Not only have several of the athletes broken individual school records, the teams also accomplished something Saturday that had never […]

 
 

Badger baseball maintains hold on first place

Badger baseball maintains hold on first place

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger baseball team split two games with Burlington but maintained a half-game lead on Union Grove for the lead in the race to win the Southern Lakes Conference title. Burlington is 9-6 overall and 7-4 in the Southern Lakes Conference, and Union […]