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Lady Elks place 4th at state gymnastics

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls gymnastics team ended its season on a high note March 3 at the WIAA Division 2 State Gymnastics Meet. The meet took place March 2 and 3 at Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School. Elkhorn finished fourth as a team […]

 
 

Elks can’t weather second-half storm, fall in basketball sectional semifinal

Elks can’t weather second-half storm, fall in basketball sectional semifinal

Tale of 2 halves ends Elkhorn’s historic run By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Tim Wester Sports Correspondent “MVP, MVP, MVP…” That’s the kind of reaction and ovation usually reserved for the star of the night, but sometimes it can be for the unsung hero. Westosha Central senior Joey Gilliland fit […]

 
 

Season ends for Lady Elks

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Union Grove closed the game with a 15-0 run and beat Elkhorn 66-40 Feb. 23 in a WIAA Division 1 regional semifinal girls high school basketball game at Union Grove. Elkhorn coach Jeff Brown said the Elks were within nine points with 13 minutes left […]

 
 

Elkhorn basketball captures first regional championship since 2009

Elkhorn basketball captures first regional championship since 2009

Defensive clinic shuts down top-seeded Union Grove, Elkhorn battles Westosha Thursday   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – The all-Southern Lakes Conference WIAA Division 2 sectional continues, but Thursday’s semifinal won’t involve the teams everyone expected. Fourth-seeded Elkhorn used its patented perimeter defense to smother the top-seeded Union Broncos […]

 
 

Elks Stilling grabs third at state

Elks Stilling grabs third at state

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn’s Daniel Stilling gave up two points in five matches and finished third at 132 pounds at the WIAA Division 1 State Individual Wrestling Meet. The state meet took place Feb. 22-24 at the Kohl Center in Madison. Grant Truesdale went 2-2 at 126 and […]

 
 

Elks swimmers land best state finish in school history

Elks swimmers land best state finish in school history

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent There is no doubt the Elkhorn Area High School boys swim team ended its season on a high note. The Elks finished fifth Feb. 16 in the WIAA Division 2 State Meet at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium in Madison. The top-five finish marks the […]

 
 

Wrestlers capture three SLC titles

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elks won three titles and finished third Feb. 3 in the Southern Lakes Conference Varsity Wrestling Tournament at Delavan-Darien High School. Coach Ken Reynolds said the Elks have finished either first or second in the SLC in eight of the previous 11 seasons. Elkhorn […]

 
 

Buzzer beater sparks perfect week for Elks

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elks finished with 15 steals and routed Verona 72-39 Feb. 3 in a non-conference boys high school basketball game at Elkhorn. Elkhorn won 61-45 Feb. 1 in a Southern Lakes Conference game at Badger, and won 60-57 Jan. 30 in a SLC game at […]

 
 

Elks swim to conference championship

Elks swim to conference championship

Elkhorn wins 8 of 11 individual titles for first crown in five years   By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elks left little doubt as to who the Southern Lakes Conference’s best boys swim team is this season. Elkhorn won eight of 11 individual conference titles and won its first […]

 
 

Lady Elks struggle against Waterford

Lady Elks struggle against Waterford

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn posted a season low in points and lost 63-24 Jan. 26 in a Southern Lakes Conference girls high school basketball game against the Wolverines at Waterford. “Waterford came out with a lot more energy than we did, and they shot the ball extremely well,” […]

 
 
 
 
 

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