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Rounding the bases: Whippets baseball team looks to take next step after playoff run

Softball team hoping for young leadership By Daniel Schoettler CORRESPONDENT After a first-round playoff exit last season, Whitewater Whippets baseball is looking to go one step further in 2018. “We got a lot of guys returning and we are young,” head coach Jim Pease said. “I think the loss of […]

 
 

Vukovich named to all-state team

Vukovich named to all-state team

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Having the chance to showcase your skills on a statewide stage can only help a young player. And in the case of East Troy High School sophomore A.J. Vukovich, that opportunity led directly to a high honor last week. Vukovich, who scored 17 points in the […]

 
 

Expectations greater for Whitewater tennis team

By Troy Sparks CORRESPONDENT This year, the Whitewater boys tennis team will be tested on the court and are expected to perform better than last season. “Last season we finished sixth out of seven in our conference,” head coach Jordan Dittmer said. “This season I expect to improve upon that […]

 
 

Young Whitewater track athletes earn some experience

Young Whitewater track athletes earn some experience

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT Some athletes from the Whitewater boys and girls track team didn’t compete in the Parker Varsity Invite at New Berlin West on March 24 due to a head start on this week’s spring break from school, according to head coach John Houwers. Freshmen and first-time […]

 
 

Three girls basketball players named to all-conference teams

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Three members of the East Troy girls basketball team recently earned All-Rock Valley Conference honors. Junior Erin Rice led the way with a second-team selection. She was joined by junior Mackenzie Lindow and freshman Addy Lomen, who were named honorable mention. Rice put together a solid […]

 
 

Vukovich named player of the year

Vukovich named player of the year

Boys have five named to all-conference teams By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A convincing run to the Rock Valley Conference championship led to a number of postseason honors for the East Troy boys basketball team.       East Troy, which lost in a WIAA Division 3 state semifinal last week, landed five […]

 
 

Elks swimmers honored

Elks swimmers honored

The Elkhorn boys swim team recently honored its season, which included its first regional championship since 2009. (Front row, from left) Hunter Johnson, Lucas Koepke, Spencer Ingersoll, Danny Bush, Alex Johnson. (Back) Derek Gauger, Mark Ambrose, Logan Radlein, Jeffrey Meersman, Willy Pinnow and Brevin Kruse.

 
 

Whitewater athletes accept awards

Whitewater athletes accept awards
 
 

Trojans win sectional championship

Trojans win sectional championship

Boys take out Middleton, 66-53, in semifinal By Dan Truttschel Correspondent If the East Troy High School boys basketball team had any let down after a thrilling win two days before, it certainly didn’t look like it Saturday afternoon. In fact, it was just the opposite. The Trojans raced out […]

 
 

STATE BASKETBALL: Brookshaw’s 34 propels Prescott past East Troy

STATE BASKETBALL: Brookshaw’s 34 propels Prescott past East Troy

North Dakota State recruit controls game, Vukovich frustrated   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com MADISON – Darryl Rayfield has forgotten more basketball than most people will ever know. The guy is a hoops aficionado, with an unmatched record as a player and head coach and an impressive pedigree, as his son […]

 
 
 
 
 

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