Sports

Wind makes challenging game for Comets vs. Chiefs

Wind makes challenging game for Comets vs. Chiefs

D-DHS ties 1-1 with Big Foot By Jennifer Cesarz Correspondent With wind gusts of more than 20 mph, the Delavan-Darien High School girls’ soccer team battled Mother Nature along with Big Foot High School on Saturday. In their opening game of the 2013 season, the Comets played to a 1-1 […]

 
 

Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer preview

By Dan Truttschel CORRESPONDENT On paper, it certainly appears that the Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer team will be quite different than the team it put on the field a year ago. Any team that loses the number of talented seniors to graduation would say the same thing. But in […]

 
 

Ambrose taking swim talents down to West Virginia Institute of Technology

Ambrose taking swim talents down to West Virginia Institute of Technology

By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT Brandon Ambrose’s time as a swimmer in academia isn’t over just yet. On Friday, Ambrose signed a Letter of Intent to swim for West Virginia Institute of Technology in Montgomery, West Virginia. WVU Tech is the largest regional campus of West Virginia University, which is located […]

 
 

Girls finish 17th at first meet

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT The Lake Geneva Badger girls’ track team scored nine points and took 17th at the highly competitive Lake Michigan High School Invitational at Carthage College last Friday. Lake Central won the event with 82 points. The Badger relay teams had the most success. The 4×800 […]

 
 

Starting off with a bang

Starting off with a bang

Solid team effort lifts Whippet boys to victory at Nelson-Daniels Classic By David Paulsen Correspondent With a win at the Nelson-Daniels Classic held at UW-Whitewater Friday, the Whitewater High School boys track and field team got off to a great start this season. The Whippet boys tallied 45 points to […]

 
 

Trojans snap Neillsville’s 54-game winning streak

Trojans snap Neillsville’s 54-game winning streak

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent While getting to the WIAA State Tournament a year ago clearly was a historic moment for the East Troy girls basketball team, none of them were pleased they were bounced in the first round. And, though it may not have been admitted publicly, the Trojans were […]

 
 

East Troy girls return to state

East Troy girls return to state

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Anybody who has watched the East Troy girls basketball team the past couple years knows exactly what the Trojans are trying to accomplish. Without the benefit of a dominating inside presence, the Trojans want to turn the basketball game into a track meet. And based on […]

 
 

Trojans triumphant

Trojans triumphant

Girls will get their turn at state after historic feat By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The last time the East Troy girls basketball team saw Oostburg on the opposite sideline, the Flying Dutchmen ended the Trojans’ first-ever trip to the WIAA Division 3 State Tournament. In the rematch Saturday with another […]

 
 

Fight to the end

Fight to the end

Slow start costly for Trojan boys in state loss By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A furious rally Friday morning put the East Troy boys basketball team in position to advance to the WIAA Division 3 state title contest. Unfortunately for the Trojans, a talented Lodi team had something to say about […]

 
 

Trojans prepare to tangle with Chargers

Trojans prepare to tangle with Chargers

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent When East Troy girls basketball coach Jeff Brown looks at Kettle Moraine Lutheran, he sees a lot of his team in the Chargers. And that certainly makes for an interesting matchup later this week when the teams tangle in a Division 3 sectional semifinal. East Troy […]