Elkhorn area

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 […]


Lauderdale Aqua Skiers bring home tournament titles

The Lauderdale Aqua Skiers pile on top of each other after spending all year practicing the four-high pyramid on land in preparation for pulling it off on water at the water show ski tournament in Wisconsin Rapids.

  A strong 43-member team of performers, ages 7 through 51, made area residents proud at the Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament recently held at Lake Wazeecha near Wisconsin Rapids.       The Lauderdale Aqua Skiers placed sixth out of 14 teams in Division 2, and several individual members of the […]