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Lady Chiefs in tie atop RVC standings

Lady Chiefs in tie atop RVC standings

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The traffic jam at the top of the Rock Valley Conference girls basketball standings will continue at least until 2019. And Big Foot finds itself right in the middle of it all. The Chiefs improved to 7-2 overall and 6-2 in the RVC last week with […]

 
 

Badger girls split pair of games

By Michael S. Hoey Corrrespondent The Lake Geneva Badger girls basketball team defeated Westosha Central 61-35 at home on Dec. 18. The Badgers took control early and led by as many as 34 points in the blowout win. LuAnnabelle Wieseman put the Badgers up 2-0 with a basket. Centyral took […]

 
 

Lady Elks edge Fort

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Coach Jeff Brown said the Elkhorn Area High School girls basketball team found a way to win Dec. 21 in a non-conference game at Fort Atkinson. In their final game before a two-week break for the holidays the Elks beat the Blackhawks 40-36. Elkhorn beat […]

 
 

DDHS defense gives Burlington a challenge

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan-Darien boys’ basketball team hung with first-place Burlington for a half on Dec. 18, but the Demons pulled away in the second half for a 60-42 win in Delavan. The Comets switched from their usual 1-3-1 zone defense to a 2-3 zone for this […]

 
 

Big Foot girls roll past Edgerton

Big Foot girls roll past Edgerton

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The Big Foot girls basketball team jumped out to a 29-13 halftime lead at Edgerton on Dec. 14 and cruised to a 62-35 Rock Valley Conference victory. Big Foot improved to 6-2 overall and 5-2 in conference play with the win. Heading into this week’s action, […]

 
 

Badger co-op swim team wins dual

Badger co-op swim team wins dual

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger co-op swim team won a dual meet against the Prairie School (146-16) and Jefferson-Cambridge (137-32) on Dec. 11. The Badgers dominated the meet taking first, second, and third place in six different events: 200-yard freestyle – Ben Shane (2:03.64), Nathaniel Rafe […]

 
 

Lady Comets keep it even with .500 record

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent In the 2017-18 season, the Delavan-Darien High School girls basketball team won two games. This season, heading into this past week, the Comets had a 2-3 record with a game at Westosha Central on Dec. 11. It was the lone game of the week for the […]

 
 

Whippets win title at Mount Horeb Invite

Whippets win title at Mount Horeb Invite

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent The Whitewater High School wrestling team competed in the Mount Horeb Invitational on Dec. 15, winning the 16-team meet. Whitewater accumulated 198.5 points, while second-place Edgerton totaled 180. “The team wrestled very well throughout the tournament, coming home with five runner-ups and four bronze medalists,” […]

 
 

Whitewater winning races, shaving times

Whitewater winning races, shaving times

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whitewater High School boys swimming coach Gina Foucault said great things continued to happen for the team at the Milton Invitational on Dec. 8. Several athletes won races and recorded best times. Whitewater earned medals in 11 events, including three first-place finishes. Placing first was Jack […]

 
 

Big Foot boys get big win over Clinton

Big Foot boys get big win over Clinton

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent It took the Big Foot boys basketball team a little bit to get going last Friday night in its Rock Valley Conference contest with visiting Clinton. But once the Chiefs got on track, there wasn’t much the Cougars could do to slow them down. Big Foot […]