East Troy area

Four champions help wrestlers to second in RVC

Four champions help wrestlers to second in RVC

By David Paulsen Correspondent With a solid day of wrestling, and minus a grappler at 106 pounds, the East Troy High School wrestling squad finished second at the Rock Valley Conference Tournament held at Beloit Turner Saturday. The Trojans tallied 298 points to finish behind Brodhead/Juda which had 337 points. […]

 
 

Trojans firing on all cylinders in two wins

Trojans firing on all cylinders in two wins

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The goal for the East Troy girls basketball team all season has been a gradual build up toward bigger games at the end of the year. That time is nearing quickly – and the Trojans appear to be firing on all cylinders. East Troy rolled to […]

 
 

East Troy boys maintain conference lead

East Troy boys maintain conference lead

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The victories continue to come in bunches for the East Troy boys basketball team. But just like their counterparts on the girls’ side, the games for the highly ranked Trojans are about to become even more important. East Troy maintained its three-game lead at the top […]

 
 

East Troy boys set sights on postseason

East Troy boys set sights on postseason

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The calendar is about to turn to February, and for boys and girls basketball teams, that means the games soon will take on greater significance. And that’s why, even in defeat, there were plenty of positives that came out of the East Troy boys basketball team’s […]

 
 

East Troy girls find answer to first-quarter woes

East Troy girls find answer to first-quarter woes

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The visiting Evansville girls basketball team had its sights set on a major upset when it visited East Troy Friday night. And for one quarter, the Blue Devils were on that pace, as they held a one-point lead after the opening eight minutes. From there, however, […]

 
 

East Troy gets road win against Parkview

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy boys basketball team took its show on the road last week – and needless to say, the Trojans weren’t the most polite house guests. In a pair of Rock Valley Conference games, the Trojans were barely challenged, as they rolled to a 73-48 […]

 
 

Trojan wrestlers fourth at Terry Kramer Open

By David Paulsen Correspondent The East Troy High School wrestling squad finished fourth out of 16 teams at the Terry Kramer Open held at Fort Atkinson Saturday. The Trojan grapplers tallied 239.5 points and had one first-place finisher. Fort Atkinson won the invitational with 361 points. “We wrestled pretty well,” […]

 
 

Vikings are no match for Trojan girls

Vikings are no match for Trojan girls

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Opponents of the East Troy girls basketball team oftentimes find themselves stuck between a rock and a hard place. Play zone and the Trojans can light it up from the outside – stick to man-to-man defense, and East Troy is just too quick to guard. Visiting […]

 
 

The 1,000-point club

The 1,000-point club

East Troy High School senior Breanna Gaspervich (third, from left) was recognized for passing the coveted 1,000-point plateau, as she continues to lead the Trojans into what they hope will be another storybook season. Breanna was joined at the recognition ceremony, held during the girls basketball game against Jefferson Jan. […]

 
 

Defense carries Trojans to ninth straight win

Defense carries Trojans to ninth straight win

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent In a season full of highly anticipated matchups, there are going to be nights when the East Troy girls basketball team has to just fight through to the end. Last week’s Rock Valley Conference contest with visiting Jefferson was one such occasion. East Troy held a […]