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Girls basketball team welcomes new coach

Lomen promises ‘on-the-job’ training for young team By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Basketball has been in the bloodlines for first-year East Troy girls coach Maurya Lomen her entire life. From her roots in Milwaukee, where she was part of three state title teams at Milwaukee Pius, to a Hall of Fame […]

 
 

Several Whippet swimmers to compete at state meet

Several Whippet swimmers to compete at state meet

  Whippets to send freshman to state   By Troy Sparks Correspondent Ella Houwers did the unexpected in girls swimming for Whitewater in her inaugural postseason career. The freshman punched her ticket to the 2017 WIAA Division 2 state swimming meet as an automatic qualifier by winning the 100-yard breaststroke […]

 
 

Elkhorn Penguins to host swim fundraiser

Elkhorn Penguins to host swim fundraiser

The Elkhorn Penguin Swim Team (above, photo courtesy of Erin Hansen) will host a swim fundraiser from noon to 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12 at Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark at Grand Geneva, 7020 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva. The event is open to the public and costs $15 per […]

 
 

Sports roundup: Chiefs volleyball challenged top seed

Sports roundup: Chiefs volleyball challenged top seed

Soccer team’s season ends in loss in regional matchup By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal looked to be an uphill climb for the ninth-seeded Big Foot girls volleyball team. Across the net from the Chiefs was top-seeded Lakeside Lutheran – but even though Big Foot […]

 
 

State bound – again

State bound – again
 
 

Barrett competes at cross country state meet

Barrett competes at cross country state meet

  By Troy Sparks Correspondent Senior Whippet Allisan Barrett concluded her high school cross country career by making it to the WIAA Division 2 State Meet for the third straight year. After finishing in third place at the Deerfield Sectional, Oct. 21, Barrett set her sights a little higher for […]

 
 

Volleyball team doesn’t sustain momentum vs. Luther Prep

Volleyball team doesn’t sustain momentum vs. Luther Prep

  By Troy Sparks Correspondent The Whitewater volleyball team began their Division 2 regional match at Watertown Luther Prep on the right note but lost focus in the end to lose a three-match set that ended their season. It was close in the first game. The 10th-seeded Whippets fought back […]

 
 

Big Foot Wolves head to championship game

Big Foot Wolves head to championship game

By Heather Ruenz SLN staff The Big Foot Wolves youth football team continued its winning ways last weekend with a 19-0 shutout win. The Wolves traveled to Rockton Sports Complex in Rockton, Ill. for a first-round playoff game against the Sycamore Spartans. The Wolves brought a stiff defense that frustrated […]

 
 

Badgers fall just short

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badgers gave one of the best teams in the state a good run but fell just short of advancing to Level 3 of the WIAA football playoffs Friday in a 24-17 road loss to Franklin, ranked No. 6 in the state. The […]

 
 

A historic trip

A historic trip

Elkhorn’s Richardson earned first state tennis trip in a decade   By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn’s Gabby Richardson’s had a lot on her mind when she took the court Oct. 12 at the WIAA Division 1 State Individual Tennis Tournament. The crowd and atmosphere were unlike anything in which […]

 
 
 
 
 

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