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Five wrestlers win regional titles By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Six East Troy wrestlers took the next step toward a possible state berth after a strong outing at last week’s WIAA Division 2 regional. Now it’s on to attacking the next goal. Host East Troy had five individual champions and one […]

 
 

Blue Devils take down Trojans, 56-32

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent From East Troy co-head coach Maurya Lomen’s perspective, last week’s Rock Valley Conference game at Evansville came down to one key factor. Free throws. Evansville took 35 attempts from the charity stripe, compared to just seven for the Trojans, as the Blue Devils cruised to a […]

 
 

Trojans pick up two more wins

Trojans pick up two more wins

Boys remain undefeated in RVC action By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Opposing teams certainly know the offensive skills that East Troy’s A.J. Vukovich possesses. But if they focus strictly on him, the Trojans have a number of other weapons they can deploy as well. And that definitely was the case Monday […]

 
 

Trojans step it up

Trojans step it up

East Troy wrestlers take on D1 schools a Pewaukee Duals By Dan Truttschel Correspondent     The East Troy High School wrestling team stepped up a rung on the competition ladder Saturday at the Pewaukee Duals. And the Trojans more than held their own. East Troy faced five Division 1 foes […]

 
 

Boys pull off last-second win

Boys pull off last-second win

Girls take down McFarland By Dan Truttschel Correspondent East Troy’s A.J. Vukovich has been a scoring machine all season for the Trojans. And he came up big – twice – last week just when his team needed him the most. East Troy found itself in jeopardy of dropping its first […]

 
 

Larson brings home title from Kramer Open

Larson brings home title from Kramer Open

Kegley, Dessart finish second, Trojans sixth By Dan Truttschel Correspondent East Troy’s Tommy Larson showed his dominance in the 106-pound weight class a year ago when he ended the year with a Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 state championship. His move up to 113 this season is starting to […]

 
 

Girls bounce back with win over Edgerton

Girls bounce back with win over Edgerton

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent In the midst of a modest two-game losing streak in the past week, the one key factor that worked against the East Troy High School girls basketball team was that it didn’t shoot particularly well. The Trojans turned that trend around a bit Monday night in […]

 
 

Wrestlers take second at conference duals

Six grapplers go 4-0 for the day By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The only thing that kept the East Troy wrestling team from a perfect day a Saturday’s Rock Valley Conference Duals was the seventh tiebreaker in a match with Whitewater. Despite that, the positives from the day were overflowing. East […]

 
 

Boys win two

Boys win two

Coach says team needs to step it up By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The good news for the East Troy High School boys basketball team last week was it picked up two more Rock Valley Conference victories. But for coach Darryl Rayfield, the defensive effort in one of those wasn’t nearly […]

 
 

Girls second in Rock Valley Conference

Friday’s game rescheduled for Jan. 21 By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A tough first half last Thursday at McFarland put the East Troy High School girls basketball team in a precarious situation. But in the second half, the Trojans started to get back on track – unfortunately, it just wasn’t quite […]