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Chiefs’ opener sets tone for another great season

Gus Wedig (44) and Charlie Peterson (10) team up to bring down a Westosha Central runner last Friday at the season opener at home. (Photo by Dave Baker)

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent While the Big Foot football team certainly is a talented group once again in 2012, there are some questions the Chiefs need to answer early in the season. It didn’t take long to get a few of those in the opener Friday night. Senior Carter Hehr, […]

 
 

‘Attractive attacking’

‘Attractive attacking’

Big Foot soccer team eyes conference title By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The goals for the Big Foot-Williams Bay boys soccer team before each season mirror those of every other program in the state. And at the top of the list is a conference title, which Big Foot hasn’t brought home […]

 
 

Trojan tennis team perfect in final quad

Trojan tennis team perfect in final quad

The East Troy High School girls tennis team ran the table in its final quad of the year winning all 21 matches. The Trojans defeated Brown Deer, Lake Mills, and Edgerton 7-0 to improve their season record to 12-1. It was also a milestone day for head coach Dave Lindow […]

 
 

Whippet netters go 9-1 to open season

Whippet netters go 9-1 to open season

By Dave Pauslen Correspondent It was a very busy six days for the Whitewater High School girls tennis team. Starting Aug. 15, and ending Monday, the Whippet girls played 10 matches, winning nine of them in convincing fashion. The only loss came Friday to Baldwin-Woodville by a score of 5-2. […]

 
 

Trojan tennis team starts on top again

Trojan tennis team starts on top again

The East Troy High School girls tennis team started right where it left off last year. The defending Rock Valley Conference champions kicked off their 2012 campaign winning the East Troy triangular last Saturday. They defeated Milwaukee King 5-2 and then downed Catholic Central 7-0. The Trojans lost four seniors […]

 
 

Whitewater kickers expect to vie for RVC crown

Whitewater kickers expect to vie for RVC crown

By David Paulsen Correspondent After a disappointing season one year ago, the Whitewater High School boys soccer team fully expects to compete for a Rock Valley Conference title this fall. The Whippets return 14 letterwinners from last year’s 4-18-1 squad. Only one of the varsity players is not a returning […]

 
 

Whippet tennis team shaping up, but still in flux

Whippet tennis team shaping up, but still in flux

By David Paulsen Correspondent Losing five varsity starters off last year’s Rock Valley Conference championship girls tennis squad has left some big holes for head coach Tim Nelson to fill this fall. One year ago, the Whippet girls finished 21-3 overall. To do that well this year, the team has […]

 
 

Lauderdale Aqua Skiers bring home tournament titles

The Lauderdale Aqua Skiers pile on top of each other after spending all year practicing the four-high pyramid on land in preparation for pulling it off on water at the water show ski tournament in Wisconsin Rapids.

  A strong 43-member team of performers, ages 7 through 51, made area residents proud at the Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament recently held at Lake Wazeecha near Wisconsin Rapids.       The Lauderdale Aqua Skiers placed sixth out of 14 teams in Division 2, and several individual members of the […]

 
 

Wide a‘wake’ on the water

Wide a‘wake’ on the water

Ed Kinerk catches some air as he twists above Geneva Lake in Gordy’s eight annual Wakeboard Tournament held earlier this week. Kinerk placed second in the advanced category. (Photo by Dave Baker) Matt Heinz grabs the end of his board as he one-hands the rope in a risky stunt. Heinz competed […]

 
 

Warhawks ranked No. 1 in preseason poll

Three time defending NCAA Division III champion UW-Whitewater is ranked number one in the D3football.com preseason poll released July 31. UW-Whitewater received 17 of 25 first place votes. The University of Mount Union, with the remaining eight first place votes, is second and Wesley College (Delaware) is third.  Mary Hardin-Baylor […]

 
 
 
 
 

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