Elkhorn area

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,” […]

 
 

Elkhorn swimmers capture Racine tournament title

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Are High School boys swim team finished in the top three in nine of 11 events and won the Racine Swimming and Diving Invite Jan. 27 at Park High School in Racine. The Elks went without a meet for 18 days before swimming […]

 
 

Elks wallop Wolverines on road

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn built a comfortable lead in the first half and beat the Wolverines 52-35 Jan. 26 in a Southern Lakes Conference boys high school basketball game at Waterford. “It was a nice bounce back after a tough three-game losing streak,” Elks coach Josh Skatrud said […]

 
 

Elkhorn gymnastics squad posts season high

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School gymnastics team posted a season-high team score and finished second Jan. 20 in the Watertown Gosling Invite at Watertown High School. “There was a lot of excitement when they announced we were second,” Elks coach Amanda Lockhart said of the […]

 
 

EAHS boys basketball team suffers losing streak

EAHS boys basketball team suffers losing streak

  By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball team’s recent losing streak stretched to three games in a row after a 51-24 loss Jan. 19 in a Southern Lakes Conference game at Burlington. The Elks trailed the Demons 16-15 at halftime. Burlington outscored Elkhorn 35-9 […]

 
 

Lady Elks fall in OT thriller

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent Elkhorn’s Payton Christensen forced overtime with a late basket, but the Elks lost 53-45 at home to Burlington Jan. 19 in a Southern Lakes Conference girls high school basketball game. Elks coach Jeff Brown said Christensen tied the score at 45-45 with a layup with […]

 
 

Elkhorn grapplers grab 2nd at Norski

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School wrestling team won three titles and finished second Jan. 13 in the Norski Invite at DeForest High School. At DeForest, Aaron Taylor (160 pounds), Coleman Karl (145) and Payton Jacobson (106) each won their weight class. Taylor (15-11) pinned his […]

 
 

Elkhorn gymnasts battle against top squads

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School gymnastics dropped two dual meets to two of the area’s better teams last weeks, but performed well in doing so. The Elks lost a non-conference meet 135.025-132.050 to Brookfield Co-op Jan. 11 at home and lost a Southern Lakes Conference […]

 
 

Elkhorn boys hang with Kentucky recruit Herro

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball team took its shot at one of the state’s best players Jan. 13 in a non-conference game at Whitnall High School in Greenfield. Whitnall’s Tyler Herro scored game-high 42 points and helped the Hawks beat the Elks, 74-59. […]