Elkhorn area

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 […]

 
 

Lacrosse club earns first high school schedule

Lacrosse club earns first high school schedule

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Thanks to a generous grant it has never been easier to try one of the older sports in the Americas. In late February US Lacrosse, the national governing body for lacrosse in the United States, bestowed Elks Lacrosse Club a grant worth enough money to outfit […]

 
 

Elks swim team hands out awards

Elkhorn Area High School’s Hunter Johnson earned Southern Lakes Conference Swimmer of the Year honors March 5 when the conference’s schools met at the Cotton Exchange in Waterford for the Winter Sports Coaches Banquet. It is one of many postseason accolades for Johnson and the Elks. The team met Feb. […]

 
 

STATE BASKETBALL: Elkhorn hangs tough, but Nicolet runs away in 2nd half

STATE BASKETBALL: Elkhorn hangs tough, but Nicolet runs away in 2nd half

WIAA D2 STATE SEMIFINAL: (1) Nicolet 70, (4) Elkhorn 46 Knights uses length, athleticism, full-court press to floor overmatched Elks   By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com MADISON – The Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball team needed to play a near-perfect game to beat the Nicolet Knights Friday in a WIAA […]

 
 

David vs. Goliath?

David vs. Goliath?

Elkhorn opponent Nicolet features two of best players in the nation By Chris Bennett Correspondent There will be no more postseason upsets in the WIAA Division 2 state boys basketball tournament, which starts Friday at the Kohl Center in Madison and includes the Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball team […]

 
 

BREAKING: Last-second layup lifts Elkhorn basketball to first state tournament in over 30 years

BREAKING: Last-second layup lifts Elkhorn basketball to first state tournament in over 30 years

Umnus drives in for go-ahead bucket with 1 second remaining   By Chris Bennett and Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   After upsetting a third higher-seeded opponent in as many games the Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball team is headed to state for the first time since 1987. Elkhorn got a […]

 
 

BREAKING: Elkhorn clips Westosha on buzzer beater, battles for state Saturday

BREAKING: Elkhorn clips Westosha on buzzer beater, battles for state Saturday

Larson’s late layup caps second half comeback   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent In the visiting locker room at Burlington High School Thursday night, following the Elks’ 49-48 victory over Westosha Central in a WIAA Division 2 sectional semifinal, coach Josh Skatrud told his young men that all they needed […]

 
 

Third time charm for Elkhorn vs. Westosha?

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball will look to avoid a third loss to Westosha Central tonight when the two meet in a WIAA Division 2 sectional semifinal at Burlington High School. The winner advances to the sectional final against either DeForest or Mount […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Strong season ends for Lady Elks

Strong season ends for Lady Elks

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Milton outscored Elkhorn by nine points in the second half and won 58-47 Feb. 22 in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at Milton. The loss brings the Elks 2018-19 season to a close. Elkhorn finished with a record of 15-9. The Elks went 6-8 […]