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Big Foot boys look to build on improvements

Big Foot boys look to build on improvements

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The victories didn’t come easy for the Big Foot boys basketball team this season, but the foundation has been set for continued improvement. Now the work begins. Big Foot closed its season last week with an 89-54 loss to Lake Mills in a Division 3 […]

 
 

Trojans have their eyes on the prize

Trojans have their eyes on the prize

Basketball team one game away from return trip to state tournament By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Another challenging nonconference schedule has already paid dividends for the East Troy High School boys basketball team – and now the Trojans are one win away from their fourth trip to the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic […]

 
 

Elks can’t weather second-half storm, fall in basketball sectional semifinal

Elks can’t weather second-half storm, fall in basketball sectional semifinal

Tale of 2 halves ends Elkhorn’s historic run By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Tim Wester Sports Correspondent “MVP, MVP, MVP…” That’s the kind of reaction and ovation usually reserved for the star of the night, but sometimes it can be for the unsung hero. Westosha Central senior Joey Gilliland fit […]

 
 

Chiefs season comes to an end

Chiefs season comes to an end

The Big Foot boys dropped an 89-54 decision in a Division 3 regional opener Tuesday night at Lake Mills to finish the year at 3-20 overall. Details and comments from Big Foot coach Jeff Fenrick were unavailable as of deadline. Lake Mills, the fifth-seed, advanced to a regional semifinal Friday […]

 
 

Season ends for Lady Elks

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Union Grove closed the game with a 15-0 run and beat Elkhorn 66-40 Feb. 23 in a WIAA Division 1 regional semifinal girls high school basketball game at Union Grove. Elkhorn coach Jeff Brown said the Elks were within nine points with 13 minutes left […]

 
 

Elkhorn basketball captures first regional championship since 2009

Elkhorn basketball captures first regional championship since 2009

Defensive clinic shuts down top-seeded Union Grove, Elkhorn battles Westosha Thursday   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – The all-Southern Lakes Conference WIAA Division 2 sectional continues, but Thursday’s semifinal won’t involve the teams everyone expected. Fourth-seeded Elkhorn used its patented perimeter defense to smother the top-seeded Union Broncos […]

 
 

Whippets unable to curtail Shoreland’s top scorers

Whippets unable to curtail Shoreland’s top scorers

  By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT Whitewater girls basketball coach Judy Harms said almost two weeks ago that the key to beating Shoreland Lutheran was to limit the scoring opportunities of junior Chelby Koker and sophomore Lauren Heathcock. Her words proved to be correct. Koker, who scored a game-high 31 […]

 
 

Elks Stilling grabs third at state

Elks Stilling grabs third at state

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn’s Daniel Stilling gave up two points in five matches and finished third at 132 pounds at the WIAA Division 1 State Individual Wrestling Meet. The state meet took place Feb. 22-24 at the Kohl Center in Madison. Grant Truesdale went 2-2 at 126 and […]

 
 

Girls battle to the end, wrap season on loss

Girls battle to the end, wrap season on loss

Boys head into regional action tonight By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Playing short handed in a Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 3 regional opener last week wasn’t the best scenario for the East Troy High School girls basketball team. But the Trojans certainly battled to the end. East Troy trailed by […]

 
 

DuVal, Gamble compete at state

DuVal, Gamble compete at state

DuVal reaches podium By Troy Sparks CORRESPONDENT Whitewater senior Jimmy DuVal made his second consecutive appearance at the WIAA Division 2 Individual Wrestling Tournament, finishing his high school wrestling career in grand fashion and going out with a bang. DuVal reached the podium at the Kohl Center in Madison last […]

 
 
 
 
 

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