East Troy area

Trojan track teams take second at invite

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy boys and girls track teams each finished second overall at Saturday’s Schreiber Classic at New Berlin West. West won both team titles, as the boys tallied 134 points, while the girls had 142. East Troy’s boys had 74 points, followed by Saint Thomas […]

 
 

Elkhorn upsets East Troy, captures 2nd straight regional championship

Elkhorn upsets East Troy, captures 2nd straight regional championship

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent With a full complement of scoring options, East Troy High seemingly had the recipe to make another trip to Madison this March. But for one night in a single-elimination tournament, second-seeded East Troy’s talent was trumped by Elkhorn’s grit and determination. Elkhorn senior guards […]

 
 

BREAKING: East Troy’s Tommy Larson wins wrestling state championship with injured shoulder

BREAKING: East Troy’s Tommy Larson wins wrestling state championship with injured shoulder

Larson switches up style to grab gold   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor MADISON – Sometimes, an athlete can make up for a lack of talent with certain intangibles. Heart. Toughness. Energy. Luckily for East Troy High School junior Tommy Larson, physical and mental traits flood every ounce of the […]

 
 

Trojans win 18th straight game

Trojans win 18th straight game

Boys clinch RVC championship, look toward playoffs By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Putting the finishing touches on a fifth Rock Valley Conference title in the past eight years was just about a foregone conclusion when the East Troy boys basketball team opened play last week. And now that goal is complete. […]

 
 

Girls finish regular season second in conference

Trojans host Union Grove in first round of playoffs tonight By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first part of the 2018-19 season journey is complete for the East Troy girls basketball team. And now the second season begins. East Troy closed its regular season with a two-game split last week to […]

 
 

Advancing to sectionals

Advancing to sectionals

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 […]