Elkhorn area

Elkhorn runners make strides in Janesville

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Elkhorn raced Saturday in the Midwest Invitational hosted by Janesville Craig High School and run at Blackhawk Golf Course in Janesville. “Conditions were cold and windy,” coach Randi Wulf sid. “This is a huge meet, with about 2,400 total runners in all of the races.” Wulf […]

 
 

Golfers fail to defend conference crown

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls golf team struggled Sept. 18, finishing fifth of seven teams at the Southern Lakes Conference meet at Hawk’s View Golf Course in Lake Geneva. Union Grove won the conference title with a team score of 409 on the 18-hole course. […]

 
 

Elkhorn swimmers post strong finishes at Hononegah

Elkhorn swimmers post strong finishes at Hononegah

By Laura Humphrey Correspondent The Hononegah Invite isn’t what you would call a normal swimming invitational. The invite is broken down into five events – 100 butterfly, 100 backstroke, 50 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, and 100 freestyle – and the girls compete in divisions by grade – freshmen, sophomore, junior or […]

 
 

Elks tennis team picks up second SLC victory

Elks tennis team picks up second SLC victory

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls tennis team won its second Southern Lakes Conference meet Sept. 11 in a 4-3 victory against Westosha Central at home. The Elks’ Rachel White scored her first conference victory of the season and defeated Brienna Bostanche 7-6, 7-5 at No. […]

 
 

Elks find positives in loss to Waterford

Elks find positives in loss to Waterford

By Chris Bennett Correspondent It might be a stretch to say Elkhorn Area High School football coach Tom Lee is pleased after his team’s 20-13 loss Friday in a Southern Lakes Conference game against the Wolverines at Waterford. But this much is certain – Lee took heart of the Elks’ […]

 
 

Elkhorn soccer team runner-up at Slinger tourney

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School soccer team finished last week 2-1-1. It’s the middle “one” in that stat line, though – the loss – that might trouble them. The Elks (9-2-1) defeated Burlington 4-0 Sept. 11 in a Southern Lakes Conference game at home, and […]

 
 

Elk golfers come up just short against Demons

By Chris Bennett Correspondent So close, but yet so far might be an apt description of the play of the Elkhorn Area High School girl golf team last week. The Elks lost by just six strokes, 216-222, Sept. 11 in a Southern Lakes Conference meet at Elkhorn’s Evergreen Golf Course […]

 
 

Volleyball team takes fourth at Slinger

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School volleyball team defeated Wilmot last week and finished 3-2 at the Slinger tournament to finish fourth overall. On Sept. 11, the Elks defeated Wilmot 3-0 – 25-23, 25-23 and 25-29 – in a Southern Lakes Conference match at Wilmot. “Although we […]

 
 

Elks finish second at home invite

Medal winners for Elkhorn at its home Elk Invite Saturday were: (front from left) Megan Leahy, Ashley Gjermo; (second row) Audrey Earle, Rachel Anderson, Bethany Buikema, Linnea Baas, Savanna Kreiser; (back row) Kady Ruemmele, Emily Ames, Anne Blackbourn, Abby Flasch, Lilly Remington, Natalie Rinaldi and Emma Glogovsky.

By Laura Humphrey Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn girls swim team had to be pretty happy with its overall effort Saturday at their home Elk Invite. After all, finishing second behind the two-time defending state champion is a pretty big accomplishment. “We swam really well and we had some girls really […]

 
 

Volleyball team takes second

Volleyball team takes second

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls volleyball team lost in the title match of its own Elk Invite Saturday. The Elks won the opening set 27-26, but lost the next two 27-26, 16-14 to Janesville Craig, which took the title. “Overall, I learned a lot […]