Lake Geneva Badger

Badger soccer takes second at invite

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger soccer team took second at the Badger Invitational on April 12 and 13. The Badgers won two out of three games and finished second to 3-0 Waukesha South. The Badgers (5-2) fell to South in the first gamer of the invitational […]

 
 

Badger softball wins two of first four

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger softball team swept a home double-header against Shawano on Apr. 6. The Hawks drove over three hours to lose two games non-conference to the Badgers. Badger won the first game 10-5 behind three home runs, two by Seneca Peterson. Sydney Klein […]

 
 

Badger baseball welcomes new coaches

By Mike Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger baseball team is coached by the tag team of Mike Ploch and Beau Roddy, both Badger graduates, former players in the program, and coaches on the staff under Aaron Zweifel. Zweifel resigned at the end of last season. Ploch said he remembered […]

 
 

Badger girls win first meet

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger girls track team won its first meet of the season at the Racine Park invitational on Mar. 14. Badger finished first with 203 points. Racine Case took second with 118, Park finished third with 103.5, Racine St. Catherine’s finished fourth with […]

 
 

Badger boys fall to No. 1 seed

Badger boys fall to No. 1 seed

But first they pulled off an upset win By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger boys’ basketball team pulled off one upset during the WIAA regional but could not pull off a second against the No. 1-ranked team in the state. Badger’s season came to an end with […]

 
 

Badger wrestler takes fifth at state

Badger wrestler takes fifth at state

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Jake Stritesky finished fifth at 120 pounds at the WIAA state individual wrestling tournament last week. Assistant coach Hank Peters said Stritesky’s goal was to medal, which he did, but Peters thought Stritesky had a chance to win his weight division. “Jake ended his season […]

 
 

Badgers spilt doubleheader with Union Grove

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School basketball teams split a home doubleheader with Union Grove on Feb. 15. The girls’ team came away with a 50-42 win in their final regular season game of the season while the boys fell 51-46 after leading most of the way. […]

 
 

Badger girls slip out of second place

By Michael S. Hoey Corrrespondent The Lake Geneva Badger girls basketball team slipped out of a two-way tie for second place in the Southern Lakes Conference by losing to Wilmot 59-36 on the road Feb. 8. The Badgers and Panthers had been tied for second behind Waterford. The Badgers defeated […]

 
 

Badgers blitz Comets

Boys basketball takes out Delavan-Darien, 67-37 By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger boys basketball team blitzed the Delavan-Darien Comets in the first half on Monday night in Delavan outscoring the Comets 36-6. The Comets played the Badgers evenly in the second half but could never seriously cut […]

 
 

Badger girls basketball makes a comeback

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Lake Geneva Badger girls basketball team rebounded from a tough loss at Waterford on Jan. 18 with two easy wins last week to improve to 12-5 (7-2 Southern Lakes Conference) on the season. The Badgers traveled to Woodstock on Jan. 21 for a non-conference […]