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Whippet runners begin season with second-place finishes

Whippet runners begin season with second-place finishes

By David Paulsen Sports correspondent In the teams first real competition of the season, the Whitewater High School cross country teams both placed second at their own Whippet Challenge Friday. Held at UW-Whitewater, the invitational featured eight teams, with Pewaukee victorious on both the boys and girls sides. Head coach […]

 
 

Whippet netters still looking for first conference win

Whippet netters still looking for first conference win

By David Paulsen Sports Correspondent Although the team is 11-9 overall this season, the Whitewater High School girls tennis team is still seeking its first dual win in the Rock Valley Conference this fall. The Whippets fell to 0-4 in the RVC with a 5-2 loss to Jefferson Sept. 12, […]

 
 

Whippets swim to fourth at invite

Whippets swim to fourth at invite

Several swimmers earn top-eight finishes The Whitewater High School Whippets girls swim team finished fourth at what head coach Gina Foucault described as a very fast Elkhorn invite held Sept. 14. According to Foucault, the team “tried to mix up some of our relays so we could put more relays […]

 
 

Whippets soccer team remains undefeated in conference

Whippets soccer team remains undefeated in conference

By David Paulsen Sports Correspondent With a 4-2 win over Evansville Sept. 14, the Whitewater High School boys soccer team increased its lead to two games in the Rock Valley Conference. In addition, the team remained undefeated in RVC action at 5-0-0. It did not take long for the Whippet […]

 
 

Whippets volleyball team takes first in silver division

Whippets volleyball team takes first in silver division

The Whitewater High School Whippets volleyball team went 4-1 overall in the Brodhead tournament Saturday for a first place finish in the silver division and fifth place finish overall. The Whippets finished first in pool play by defeating Juda and Beloit Turner. “After our lunch break we faced Monticello and […]

 
 

Strong first half not enough for Panthers

Palmyra-Eagle’s Zach Kiehl runs around a block provided by teammate Brett Knoebel during Friday’s 34-7 loss to Clinton. Knoebel had 69 yards rushing on the game. (Photo by Bob Mischka)

By Marna Diemer Sports Correspondent A close game in the first half became a rout in the second half. Palmyra-Eagle High School’s varsity football team was challenging Clinton for a win Friday, but the Cougars’ second-half scoring led to a 34-7 loss for the Panthers. P-E’s defense was solid in […]

 
 

Cross country teams compete at Ladish Invite

Cross country teams compete at Ladish Invite

Freshman Madison Rosin leads East Troy runners By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The East Troy High School girls cross country team finished eighth, while the boys were ninth, at last week’s annual Ladish Invitational. New Berlin West won the girls’ team title with 78 points, followed by Jefferson with 94, […]

 
 

Girls volleyball team remains undefeated

Girls volleyball team remains undefeated

Trojans at 20-0 for the season By Derek Kiesow Sports correspondent The wins kept coming for the East Troy High School girls volleyball team as they wrapped up their third tournament championship by winning the Brookfield Central Lancer Invite on Sept. 14. East Troy, seeded first in the tournament and […]

 
 

Soccer teams bounces back after shut out

Soccer teams bounces back after shut out

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent After the first game of Saturday’s Wisconsin Lutheran Quadrangular, the East Troy High School boys soccer team needed to refocus a bit. After the second game, it was clear the Trojans did just that. East Troy dropped a disappointing 5-0 decision to Thomas More in […]

 
 

Another victory

Another victory

Football team on a roll, remain undefeated By David Paulsen Correspondent Just three games into the season, the Whitewater High School football team has already equaled its victory total of one year ago. In the fall of 2012, the Whippets finished the gridiron season 3-5. This fall, the team has […]