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Whippets’ soccer season ends with loss to Shorewood

Whippets’ soccer season ends with loss to Shorewood

By David Paulsen Correspondent After winning the regional championship, the Whitewater High School boys soccer team saw its season come to a disappointing end with a 5-1 loss to Shorewood Oct. 18. The Whippets, who were a No. 6 seed in the sectional, simply were unable to stay with the […]

 
 

East Troy claims regional title

East Troy claims regional title

By Derek Kiesow Correspondent Its work is far from done, but the East Troy High School volleyball team took a huge step toward making it to state for the first time in over 20 years as it notched its first regional championship under head coach Jeremy Weis. Coming off an […]

 
 

Breezing on by: Chiefs dominate at regionals

Breezing on by: Chiefs dominate at regionals

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The Big Foot volleyball team found itself in an unusual position in its Division 2 regional final matchup Saturday night with Lakeside Lutheran. Big Foot actually dropped a set in the match – a rare occurrence this season – but the Chiefs had more than […]

 
 

Chiefs open post-season with 56-0 win

The Chief’s Mason Dixon rushes for another touch-down during the Oct. 19 game against Saint John’s. During the game, Dixon became Big Foot’s all-time rushing leader. (Dave Baker photo)

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Another week, another dominating effort by the Big Foot football team. And now that the post-season has arrived, the stakes are even higher. Big Foot took an emphatic step toward its ultimate goal Friday night with a 56-0 whipping of visiting St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy […]

 
 

Two Trojan runners headed to state

Two Trojan runners headed to state

By David Paulsen Corrrespondent Two East Troy High School cross country runners are headed to the WIAA State Cross Country Championships Saturday, Oct. 27. Senior Jessica Drout and sophomore Brody Kazik both qualified as individuals at the Whitewater Sectional held at UW-Whitewater Friday. In each sectional, the top two teams, […]

 
 

East Troy’s postseason hopes come to disappointing end

East Troy’s postseason hopes come to disappointing end

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent As the 2012 season wore on, it became pretty clear the East Troy football team was starting to feel the effects of the sport’s physical nature. By the time the first round of the Division 3 playoffs rolled around Friday night, the Trojans were in full-out […]

 
 

Chiefs maintain winning record going into playoffs

Chiefs maintain winning record going into playoffs

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent With each passing week, the Big Football team has been building toward a postseason run. That time is here. Big Foot closed one chapter of 2012 last week with a 49-19 Rock Valley Conference win over visiting Palmyra-Eagle. The victory improved the Chiefs to 8-0 […]

 
 

Despite loss, Big Foot girls show they are state material

Despite loss, Big Foot girls show they are state material

    By Dan Truttschel Correspondent In a season full of dominating performances, it was maybe a five-set loss that turned into a highlight for the Big Foot girls volleyball team. Even in defeat in the title match of Saturday’s Rock Valley Conference Tournament, the Chiefs showed they belonged with […]

 
 

Elks bring home soccer regional title again

Elks bring home soccer regional title again

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School soccer team is the champion of its WIAA Division 1 regional for the second consecutive season. Elkhorn (16-3-3) defeated Delavan-Darien 1-0 Oct. 11 at Elkhorn in the final of the WIAA Division 1 Elkhorn regional bracket. The victory allows the Elks […]

 
 

Elkhorn runners post strong times at SLC meet

Elkhorn runners post strong times at SLC meet

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys and girls cross country teams each finished seventh Oct. 13 in the Southern Lakes Conference boys and girls cross country meet at The Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Somers. […]