Elkhorn area

EAHS golf 6th at regionals

EAHS golf 6th at regionals

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Elkhorn Area High School’s Afton Malvitz shot a 94 and lived to golf another day Oct. 4 in a WIAA Division 1 regional girls golf tournament at Edgewood Golf Course in Big Bend. Malvitz advanced as an individual qualifier from the regional meet to a WIAA […]

 
 

Elkhorn runners post best times of season

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Drew Davey finished 15th and led the Elkhorn Area High School boys cross country team to a third-place finish Sept. 28 in the Pete Nielsen Laser Relays Sept. 22 at Naga-Waukee Park in Delafield. The Elkhorn girls finished fourth. Both squads competed in the small schools […]

 
 

Upended

Upended

      In last week’s game against Wilmot, a lopsided loss for Elkhorn, Cody Denius (No. 14) takes a Wilmot player to the ground causing Elk Jacob Burmeister to go airborne. See more Elkhorn Area High School sports in the Independent. (Nick Parisi)    

 
 

Possession a focus for EAHS soccer

Possession a focus for EAHS soccer

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys soccer team focused on possession against Waukesha West and beat the Wolverines 2-0 Sept. 14 in a non-conference match at Waukesha West High School. The Elks beat Badger 5-1 Sept. 12 in a Southern Lakes Conference match at Lake Geneva. […]

 
 

Hero bowl tackle

Hero bowl tackle

      In last week’s Hero Bowl between neighborly rivals Delavan and Elkhorn, the Elks Cody Denius wraps up the Comets Ryan Hoey on a play. Elkhorn won the game 22-21 thanks to a late-game, 2-point conversion rather than going for the tie. The game is called the Hero Bowl because […]

 
 

Top five

Top five

      The 2019 cross country season took off Aug. 29 with the Palmyra-Eagle Invitational, where runners from 16 schools enjoyed what was described by many as a perfect day for running at Carlin-Weld Park. The top finisher for the Elkhorn boys was sophomore Drew Davey who finished third out of […]

 
 

Special guests

Special guests

Elkhorn Area High School alumni runners that participated in the annual cross country alumni meet included, from the left: Brian Wales, Ken (Oz) Babcock, Sam DiVarco, Arandu Huerta, Leo Ehlen, Justin Pflanzer, Mr. Pulokus, Chris Carstens and Morgan (Wiswell) Siegler. This is the 50th anniversary of cross country in Elkhorn […]

 
 

Elks Lacrosse Club wraps up first season

Elks Lacrosse Club wraps up first season

Team ‘exceeded all expectations,’ club president says By Heather Ruenz Staff Writer The Elks Lacrosse Club recently finished its inaugural season and “exceeded all expectations for a first-year program, week after week,” according to club president, Nancy DuPont. The team finished with a notable 8-5 record and earned a No. […]

 
 

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 […]