Elkhorn area

Wait’s over: Elks down Delavan-Darien 30-13

Wait’s over: Elks down Delavan-Darien 30-13

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Sometimes, a win isn’t just a win. The Elkhorn Area High School Football team’s 30-13 defeat of Southern Lakes Conference-foe Delavan-Darien Aug. 31 at Delavan meant much more that what was visible on the surface. For the Elks (1-1, 1-0 SLC), it is their first […]

 
 

Volleyball team moves to 3-0 overall

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls volleyball team is 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the Southern Lakes Conference in dual meets after defeating Delavan-Darien 3-0 Aug. 30 at home. The Elks won 25-21, 25-19, 25-22 in sets. “We started off pretty strong and got off […]

 
 

Swimmers step up, take second at SLC relays

Elkhorn's Savanna Kreiser competes in the 400-yard breaststroke relay at the Southern Lakes Conference Relays last week. The Elks finished third in the even and overall as a team.

By Laura Humphrey Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn girls swim team put up a number of solid swims Aug. 30, finishing second at the Southern Lakes Conference relays at Badger High School. Host Badger won the meet with 228 points, followed by Elkhorn with 210 and the Burlington co-op with 203. […]

 
 

Tennis team picks up first SLC victory

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School Girls Tennis team recently scored its first Southern Lakes Conference victory of the season. The Elks defeated Wilmot 4-3 Aug. 30 at home. The Elks won one match at singles and swept the doubles. At No. 2 singles, Elkhorn’s Haley […]

 
 

Soccer squad picks up pair of conference wins

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Two games and 10 goals later, the Elkhorn Area High School boys soccer team is undefeated in the Southern Lakes Conference. The Elks (6-1-1 overall, 2-0 SLC) defeated Westosha Central 4-0 Aug. 28 at home and Wilmot 6-0 Aug. 30 at Wilmot to open their […]

 
 

Elks come up short against Trojans

Elks come up short against Trojans

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Elkhorn Area High School football coach didn’t hesitate when asked if the East Troy Trojans were 30 points better than his Elks. Lee’s answer? A definite “No.” However, 30 points is the margin by which Elkhorn lost its season opener Aug. 24 to East Troy, […]

 
 

Swimmers post strong times at DeForest

Swimmers post strong times at DeForest

  By Laura Humphrey Sports Correspondent Elkhorn’s girls swim team opened their season by hosting Stoughton for a scrimmage Aug. 21 and also competed at the DeForest Invite Saturday, where the team finished second in the Blue Division and third in both the White and Red Divisions. “We swam some […]

 
 

Elks tie St. Cat’s, fall to Milton in non-conference games

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent In the words of an old sports cliché, the Elkhorn Area High School soccer team kissed its sister once last week. In two non-conference games, the Elks tied Racine St. Catherine’s 1-1 and defeated Milton 3-1. Both games were on the road. “I think we […]

 
 

Tennis team comes up short against Comets

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School Tennis team opened its Southern Lakes Conference season Aug. 23 with a 6-1 loss to arch rival Delavan-Darien at Delavan. The Elks’ victory came at No. 3 doubles, where Erika Sessing and Sam Price won their first conference match. Haley […]

 
 

Elks make strides in opening tournament

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls volleyball team opened its season with victories over two non-conference rivals. The Elks defeated Fort Atkinson Aug. 21 in a triangular meet at Fort Atkinson. Elkhorn won the first set 25-22, lost the second set 25-19 and won the […]