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Tennis duo earns third at state tennis

Hard work and staying positive paid off, coach says By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The Big Foot-Williams Bay girls tennis doubles duo of seniors Meredith Heckert and Izzy Klesmith put the finishing touches on a solid campaign at last week’s WIAA Division 2 State Tournament in Madison. Heckert-Klesmith won their […]

 
 

Wolves earn No. 1 seeding for playoffs

Wolves earn No. 1 seeding for playoffs

Team looks to close regular season undefeated today The Wolves 7th/8th grade team has earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Northern Illinois Football Conference playoffs following the team’s 50-8 victory over Hampshire last Saturday. The Wolves got off to another fast start with a four-play drive ending in […]

 
 

Chiefs rally for the win against the Whippets

Chiefs rally for the win against the Whippets

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Even with its struggles again this year, Big Foot football coach Greg Enz knew his team’s matchup Friday night with Whitewater was bound to be a difficult one. He was right on the money. Big Foot found itself down twice before it rallied in the […]

 
 

Three netters qualify for state tourney

Three netters qualify for state tourney

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent For three members of the Big Foot-Williams Bay girls tennis team, the 2017 season isn’t quite done yet. Now it’s on to the WIAA Division 2 State Tournament in Madison. Sophomore Clare Heckert received a special qualifier into the singles field following last week’s sectional […]

 
 

Big Foot Wolves leading conference

By Heather Ruenz SLN staff The Big Foot Wolves 7th/8th grade team continued to show its domination in a game against Hampshire Sept. 23. Head coach Dave Freymiller said the final score of 46-34 doesn’t tell the whole story about the game. “We don’t keep official records but I’ve been […]

 
 

Spikers defeat Beloit after 4-1 play at invitational

Spikers defeat Beloit after 4-1 play at invitational

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The stat sheet after Tuesday night’s Rock Valley Conference matchup at Beloit Turner was a full one for the Big Foot girls volleyball squad. And it was that team-wide effort that made things just a bit easier for the Chiefs. Big Foot controlled the action […]

 
 

Chiefs rally in fourth, win in overtime

Chiefs rally in fourth, win in overtime

Quarterback Jackson Enz suffers season-ending injury By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The end of Friday night’s Rock Valley Conference contest at McFarland left just one-third of the season remaining for the Big Foot football team. And because of that, what the Chiefs accomplished certainly was significant. Big Foot kept its […]

 
 

Chiefs soccer team riding newfound momentum

Chiefs soccer team riding newfound momentum

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent After a bit of a slow start, the Big Foot-Williams Bay boys soccer team is starting to put some things together. And it couldn’t have come at a better time. The Chiefs picked up a pair of much-needed Rock Valley Conference wins last week, starting […]

 
 

Lady Chiefs tennis team wins three of four

Lady Chiefs tennis team wins three of four

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The Big Foot-Williams Bay girls tennis team closed out its RVC dual meet schedule Monday afternoon with a 5-2 win at Whitewater. Picking up singles wins for the Chiefs were sophomore Clare Heckert at No. 1, 6-2, 6-2 over Sydney Treder; senior Hannah Schmidt at […]

 
 

Chiefs see lead slip away

Chiefs see lead slip away

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent For one half last Friday night, the Big Foot football team had one of the state’s top Division 4 squads firmly on the ropes. Unfortunately for the Chiefs, they couldn’t quite come up with the knockout punch. Big Foot held a 22-12 lead over visiting […]

 
 
 
 
 

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