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Volleyball team racks up more wins

Volleyball team racks up more wins

Seniors honored for their contributions By Derek Kiesow Sports Correspondent The East Troy High School volleyball team honored their six seniors Oct. 3 who played their last home conference match of their outstanding careers. East Troy played host to the Whippets of Whitewater and head coach Jeremy Weis allowed his […]

 
 

Soccer team outscored by Chiefs

Soccer team outscored by Chiefs

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent There were times in last week’s Rock Valley Conference matchup with visiting Big Foot that the East Troy High School boys soccer team followed the game plan to near perfection. And that certainly was a positive for the Trojans – there just weren’t quite enough […]

 
 

Volleyball team wins Sprawl Championship

Volleyball team wins Sprawl Championship

Trojans remain at the top with 31-0 record By Derek Kiesow Sports Correspondent This weekend the East Troy High School girls volleyball team continued to show just why they are ranked first in the state and a top contender for the state title this fall. East Troy overmatched Menomonee Falls […]

 
 

Soccer team showing improvement

Soccer team showing improvement

Coach says team to focus on developing strengths as season wraps By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent If the only way success is measured is with victories, the East Troy High School boys soccer team would have little reason for optimism. But success also is measured by improvement – and by […]

 
 

Trojans outscored by the Tide

Trojans outscored by the Tide

Team faces Parkview in Friday’s Homecoming game By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Through the early part of Friday night’s Rock Valley Conference contest at Edgerton, the East Troy High School football team did its best to hang with the Tide. And after a touchdown in the second quarter, the Trojans […]

 
 

Whippets pull out 49-43 win over McFarland

Scott Gorsuch rushes for 240 yards including touchdown runs of 75, 65 and 57 yards in Whitewater's homecoming victory.

By David Paulsen Sports Correspondent Going into their homecoming game against McFarland Friday, the Whitewater High School football team knew it must have a victory if it had any realistic hopes of making the playoffs. The Whippets got that much-needed win by besting McFarland 49-43 in an offensive shootout. With […]

 
 

WHS boys’ soccer team downs Big Foot 4-1

Following it's first conference loss this season – the Whippets bounced back Monday defeating Big Foot. Shown in last Thursday’s game is Max Walton. (Bob Mischka photo)

By David Paulsen Sports Correspondent After a disappointing loss Sept. 26 to McFarland, the Whitewater High School boys soccer team got back on the winning track Monday with a 4-1 win at Big Foot. The Whippet boys got goals from three different players, and also played well defensively without injured […]

 
 

SPORTS COLUMN: Parent pressures coach during ‘out of control’ meeting

SPORTS COLUMN: Parent pressures coach during ‘out of control’ meeting

What started as a concerning e-mail escalated into an extremely heated meeting and has become a full-blown fiasco. Walworth Big Foot head football coach Rodney Wedig couldn’t believe what happened Monday at Big Foot High School, and he isn’t sure if it’s going away anytime soon. The highly-respected Wedig, whose […]

 
 

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, […]