Elkhorn area

Two top five finishes for Elks track team

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Devon Davey of the Elkhorn Area High School boys track & field team finished fifth in the 400-meter dash June 1 in the WIAA Division 1 state boys track & field meet at UW-La Crosse. Madison Page, of the Elks’ girls track & field team, finished […]

 
 

Elks soccer team entered postseason on high note

Elks soccer team entered postseason on high note

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls soccer team scored two goals in each half and beat Westosha Central 4-1 on May 23 in the final match of the Southern Lakes Conference tournament. With the victory over Central, the Elks clinched fourth place in the Southern Lakes […]

 
 

Clearing the bar

Clearing the bar

      At a WIAA Division 1 track and field regional Monday at the JoAnn Schaffer Track at Elkhorn Area High School, Elk Matt Franz clears the bar on the high jump. See more EAHS sports in this week’s Independent. (Mike Ramczyk photo)

 
 

Elks soccer falls to Badger in matchup

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Badger scored three goals in the second half and beat the Elks 4-2 Monday in a Southern Lakes Conference girls high school soccer match at Elkhorn. The Elks lost 5-0 to Union Grove May 9 in a SLC match at Union Grove and beat Westosha Central […]

 
 

Shirk continues to lead EAHS golfers

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Nolan Shirk shot in the 70s for the second consecutive round and the Elkhorn Area High School boys golf team finished fourth May 3 in the Beloit Invite at Krueger Haskell Golf Course in Beloit. Elks coach Brett Weber praised Shirk for another strong round. Shirk […]

 
 

Top five finish for Elks at third SLC Major

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Nolan Shirk tied for eighth with a 79 and the Elkhorn Area High School boys golf team came in fifth April 23 in the third Southern Lakes Conference Major of the season, which took place at Delbrook Golf Course in Delavan. The Elks finished seventh April […]

 
 

Elks track team getting better ‘one race at a time’

Elks track team getting better ‘one race at a time’

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys track team won the Jim Church Invitational April 18 at Brodhead High School and Union Grove Quad April 16 at Union Grove High School. The girls finished third at Brodhead and won the Union Grove quad. “Our team just continues […]

 
 

Elks softball team delivers shutout

Elks softball team delivers shutout

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Macy Rocha finished 3-for-3 with a home run and two RBI and helped the Elkhorn Area High School softball team to a 7-0 Southern Lakes Conference victory over Delavan-Darien April 9 at Elkhorn. The Elks beat Burlington Catholic Central 17-6 April 8 at Burlington. Against Delavan-Darien […]

 
 

Elkhorn golfers off to solid start

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys golf team opened its season by finishing in the top half of the field in its first two tournaments. The Elks finished second April 4 in an invitational at Brighton Dale Links in Kansasville and fifth in their own Elk […]

 
 

Elks earn winning record in South Carolina

Elks earn winning record in South Carolina

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School baseball team routed University School of Hunting Valley, Ohio 16-4 March 27 as part of its spring trip to The Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Elkhorn finished its trip with a 3-2 record. The Elks played a Southern Lakes […]