Sports

Trojans fall in homecoming game

Trojans fall in homecoming game

Trojans face tough contest against Jefferson tonight By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy High School football team found itself in an old-fashioned back-and-forth shootout with visiting Edgerton on Friday night. And for three quarters, the Trojans traded punches with the Tide. But in the fourth quarter, that’s when Edgerton […]

 
 

Fit to be tied

Fit to be tied

Whippets soccer team manages draws vs. Evansville, Edgerton By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent The Whitewater boys soccer team was fit to be tied in two recent Rock Valley Conference matches. Before their Sept. 17 encounter against Evansville, Whitewater coach John Chenoweth said the Blue Devils would be tough based on […]

 
 

Postseason begins

Postseason begins

      Elkhorn Area High School’s Gabby Richardson battles at No. 1 singles Sept. 22 at Wilmot Union High School during the Southern Lakes Conference tournament. See more Elks sports coverage in the Sept. 27 Independent. (Mike Ramczyk photo)

 
 

Moving up

Moving up

The Big Foot girls volleyball team, including Sophia Foster, shown serving, improved to 2-3 in the conference following a 3-0 win over Beloit Turner Sept. 25. (Peter Mischka photo)

 
 

Homecoming game is tonight

Homecoming game is tonight

Football team qualifies for postseason play after beating Brodhead-Juda last week By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first item on the East Troy High School football team’s 2018 bucket list has been completed. For the fourth straight season, the Trojans will play in the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association postseason after a […]

 
 

Lady Elks finish strong

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent    The Elks finished the Southern Lakes Conference regular season with victories in two of their final three dual meets. The Elks beat Westosha Central and Wilmot and lost by 10 strokes to Waterford. Coach Mark Malvitz said the Elks’ two victories pushed the team’s SLC […]

 
 

Volleyball team wins two in a row

Volleyball team wins two in a row

Girls take down McFarland, Big Foot By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The Rock Valley Conference schedule is just starting to heat up, but the East Troy High School girls volleyball team found itself with an early-season test last week. And the Trojans passed with flying colors. Playing at McFarland, East Troy […]

 
 

Trojans pick up another win

Trojans pick up another win

Football team faces Brodhead-Juda tonight By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A tough loss the week before to McFarland meant the East Troy High School football team needed a bounce-back effort Friday night. And that’s just what the Trojans did – they bounced back. East Troy overcame a slow start in the […]

 
 

Effective on both sides   

Effective on both sides   

      Badger High School’s Connor Love not only made this 40-yard catch Sept. 7 at Burlington High School, he intercepted a Dalton Damon pass inside the red zone to stop a serious scoring threat. See more Lake Geneva sports coverage in the Sept. 14 Times. (Dwight Beuthling photo)

 
 

Rivalry Returns

Rivalry Returns

The Elkhorn soccer players celebrate against Delavan-Darien Sept. 6. The Elks are 5-1-1 and ranked No. 6 in the state of Wisconsin in the latest Wissports.net poll. See complete Elkhorn sports coverage in the Sept. 13 Independent. (Submitted photo)