Sports

Soccer squad picks up pair of conference wins

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Two games and 10 goals later, the Elkhorn Area High School boys soccer team is undefeated in the Southern Lakes Conference. The Elks (6-1-1 overall, 2-0 SLC) defeated Westosha Central 4-0 Aug. 28 at home and Wilmot 6-0 Aug. 30 at Wilmot to open their […]

 
 

Elks come up short against Trojans

Elks come up short against Trojans

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Elkhorn Area High School football coach didn’t hesitate when asked if the East Troy Trojans were 30 points better than his Elks. Lee’s answer? A definite “No.” However, 30 points is the margin by which Elkhorn lost its season opener Aug. 24 to East Troy, […]

 
 

Swimmers post strong times at DeForest

Swimmers post strong times at DeForest

  By Laura Humphrey Sports Correspondent Elkhorn’s girls swim team opened their season by hosting Stoughton for a scrimmage Aug. 21 and also competed at the DeForest Invite Saturday, where the team finished second in the Blue Division and third in both the White and Red Divisions. “We swam some […]

 
 

Elks tie St. Cat’s, fall to Milton in non-conference games

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent In the words of an old sports cliché, the Elkhorn Area High School soccer team kissed its sister once last week. In two non-conference games, the Elks tied Racine St. Catherine’s 1-1 and defeated Milton 3-1. Both games were on the road. “I think we […]

 
 

Tennis team comes up short against Comets

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School Tennis team opened its Southern Lakes Conference season Aug. 23 with a 6-1 loss to arch rival Delavan-Darien at Delavan. The Elks’ victory came at No. 3 doubles, where Erika Sessing and Sam Price won their first conference match. Haley […]

 
 

Elks make strides in opening tournament

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls volleyball team opened its season with victories over two non-conference rivals. The Elks defeated Fort Atkinson Aug. 21 in a triangular meet at Fort Atkinson. Elkhorn won the first set 25-22, lost the second set 25-19 and won the […]

 
 

Chiefs’ opener sets tone for another great season

Gus Wedig (44) and Charlie Peterson (10) team up to bring down a Westosha Central runner last Friday at the season opener at home. (Photo by Dave Baker)

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent While the Big Foot football team certainly is a talented group once again in 2012, there are some questions the Chiefs need to answer early in the season. It didn’t take long to get a few of those in the opener Friday night. Senior Carter Hehr, […]

 
 

‘Attractive attacking’

‘Attractive attacking’

Big Foot soccer team eyes conference title By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The goals for the Big Foot-Williams Bay boys soccer team before each season mirror those of every other program in the state. And at the top of the list is a conference title, which Big Foot hasn’t brought home […]

 
 

Trojan tennis team perfect in final quad

Trojan tennis team perfect in final quad

The East Troy High School girls tennis team ran the table in its final quad of the year winning all 21 matches. The Trojans defeated Brown Deer, Lake Mills, and Edgerton 7-0 to improve their season record to 12-1. It was also a milestone day for head coach Dave Lindow […]

 
 

Whippet netters go 9-1 to open season

Whippet netters go 9-1 to open season

By Dave Pauslen Correspondent It was a very busy six days for the Whitewater High School girls tennis team. Starting Aug. 15, and ending Monday, the Whippet girls played 10 matches, winning nine of them in convincing fashion. The only loss came Friday to Baldwin-Woodville by a score of 5-2. […]