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Badgers take down Comets

Badgers take down Comets

Boys’ basketball wins one, loses one; girls beat Delavan By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent  The Lake Geneva Badger wrestlers dominated Delavan-Darien 55-15 on Dec. 12 in Delavan. The Comets jumped out to a 12-0 lead on three major decisions by Landon Schramski over Robby Mutimer at 120 pounds, Cody Chelminiak […]

 
 

Badger wrestlers upset by Elkhorn

Badger wrestlers upset by Elkhorn

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The 10th-ranked Lake Geneva Badger wrestling team was upset by Elkhorn 35-31 in a dual meet on Dec. 5. “We were not ready to go,” Coach Shane Koehl said. “I take some responsibility for that.” Koehl gave Elkhorn credit – they were ready and were […]

 
 

Badger wrestling looks to continue success

Badger wrestling looks to continue success

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School wrestling program has made two consecutive trips to the state tournament and finished 20-5 last season. The Badgers were co-champions of the Southern Lakes Conference, were regional and sectional champions and lost in the state quarterfinals to eventual state runner-up Kaukauna. […]

 
 

Badger basketball ready to go

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School boys’ basketball team begins its season tomorrow night with a non-conference match-up at home against DeForest. The Badgers hope to improve on last season’s 8-15 overall record, 3-11 in the Southern Lakes Conference. Coach Darin Lottig said this year’s edition of […]

 
 

Badger baseball leads SLC

Badger baseball leads SLC

Lake Geneva beats Elkhorn, Delavan-Darien By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Badger High School baseball improved to 10-2 overall and 8-1 in Southern Lakes Conference last week and is now alone in first place in the SLC. Badger started the week by defeating Elkhorn 10-0 on April 29. The Badgers took […]

 
 

Softball splits doubleheader

Softball splits doubleheader

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School softball team split a double header at Milton on Saturday earning its first victory of the season. Badger (1-2) won the first game 5-3 but Milton (2-3) came back to win the nightcap 10-9. Badger took a 1-0 lead in the […]

 
 

Girls finish 17th at first meet

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT The Lake Geneva Badger girls’ track team scored nine points and took 17th at the highly competitive Lake Michigan High School Invitational at Carthage College last Friday. Lake Central won the event with 82 points. The Badger relay teams had the most success. The 4×800 […]

 
 

Badger wrestlers fall to State Runners-up

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT The Lake Geneva Badger wrestling team hoped to improve on last year’s first ever trip to State by returning to State this year and surviving the quarterfinal round. Unfortunately, they ran into a very good #2-ranked Kaukauna team that handled them 45-9 last Friday night […]

 
 

Badgers fall to Parker

Badger Stephanie Espinosa breaks to the hoop at last Friday’s game against Tremper. Lake Geneva won against Kenosha 37-26. (PHOTO BY Dave Baker)

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT The Lake Geneva Badger girls’ basketball team fell to tenth-ranked Janesville Parker 56-36 in a WIAA Regional Final at Parker Saturday night in a physical game that allowed the bigger Vikings to take advantage of their size and athleticism. “If you are going to get […]

 
 

Badgers return to State tourney

 “Our goal was to get seven through to State and we came up short but not from lack of effort.” ~Coach Shane Koehl  By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT The Lake Geneva Badger wrestlers will make a second consecutive trip to the Team State Meet on March 1-2 at the Kohl […]