Elkhorn area

Girls track comes up just shy of conference crown

By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT Occasionally, second place is a pointed reminder of how close one came to reaching a coveted goal. On the strength of three gold medals from Erika Sesing, the Elkhorn Area High School girls track team finished second May 14 at the Southern Lakes Conference track meet […]

 
 

Baseball’s bats wake up, Elks split two games

Baseball’s bats wake up, Elks split two games

    By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT The Elkhorn Area High School baseball team split two Southern Lakes Conference games last week, but more importantly, the team’s bats broke out of their spring slumber. The Elks lost 5-2 to the Falcons Monday at Salem and won Tuesday 11-9 at home. “We […]

 
 

Elk girls win team title at Edgerton Tider Invite

Elk girls win  team title at Edgerton Tider Invite

  By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT The Elkhorn Area High School girls track team showed that track & field is not a solitary sport Friday at the 41st Annual Tider Invite at Edgerton High School. “Our girls proved that track can also be a great team sport,” Elks coach Steve Simonson […]

 
 

Ambrose taking swim talents down to West Virginia Institute of Technology

Ambrose taking swim talents down to West Virginia Institute of Technology

By Chris Bennett CORRESPONDENT Brandon Ambrose’s time as a swimmer in academia isn’t over just yet. On Friday, Ambrose signed a Letter of Intent to swim for West Virginia Institute of Technology in Montgomery, West Virginia. WVU Tech is the largest regional campus of West Virginia University, which is located […]

 
 

Wrestlers hit perfection to start off season

  By Chris Bennett Correspondent Perfection is right now the standard for any member of the Elkhorn Area High School wrestling team. The Elks defeated Westosha Central Nov. 29 in a Southern Lakes Conference dual at Paddock Lake and finished 6-0 Saturday in the Stoughton Invitational – a dual meet […]

 
 

Lady Elks come up short

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls basketball team dropped its season opener Nov. 20 in a non-conference game at Oregon, 46-25. Notable in the loss is the Elks offensive output in the first half. Elkhorn (0-1) scored four points in the first quarter and two points […]

 
 

Wrestler Stilling will stay in Wisconsin

Wrestler Stilling will stay in Wisconsin

By Chris Bennett Correspondent He’s in his last season as an Elk, but Jake Stilling will soon be a Badger. Stilling, a senior wrestler for Elkhorn Area High School, signed a Letter of Intent Nov. 14 at Elkhorn Area High School to wrestle collegiately for the University of Wisconsin. Stilling’s […]

 
 

Lady Elks hope quickness can outlast height

Lady Elks hope quickness can outlast height

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls basketball team is getting smaller this season. Hopefully their win total doesn’t follow the same trend. Last season coach Jim Henriott and the Elks relied on a twin towers concept and, predominantly, a half-court game anchored by Emily Schahzinski and […]

 
 

Ruemmele leads Elkhorn swimmers at state

By Laura Humphrey Sports Correspondent Nothing beats an exciting finish to the season like a trip to a WIAA state tournament. The Elkhorn girls swim team got just such a finish Friday, as the team had strong performances – including a medal – at the WIAA Division 2 state swim […]

 
 

Soccer squad wraps up another strong season

Soccer squad wraps up another strong season

  By Chris Bennett Correspondent They didn’t match the dizzying heights of last season, but the Elkhorn Area High School boys soccer team enjoyed a tremendous 2012 campaign, which capped off a tremendous two years. The Elks repeated this season as Southern Lakes Conference, finishing 16-4-3 overall and 8-0-1 in […]