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All-conference honors for Chiefs volleyball players

All-conference honors for Chiefs volleyball players

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Five members of the Big Foot girls volleyball team recently were named to All-Rock Valley Conference teams. Junior setter Kampbell Hehr led the Chiefs, as she was voted to the first team by RVC coaches. Also recognized were junior utility player Sophia Foster, second team, […]

 
 

Chiefs named to all-conference teams

Chiefs named to all-conference teams

Jackson Enz named Back of the Year By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Six members of the Big Foot football team recently were voted to All-Rock Valley Conference teams. Leading the way for the Chiefs were seniors Pedro Sierra and Jackson Enz, who were named to the first team as a […]

 
 

Racky earns all-conference honors

Sydney Racky, a native of Walworth, and graduate of Big Foot Union High School, was one of four members of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater volleyball team who were recognized by the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference as the league announced its all-conference teams and award winners. Junior defensive specialist Brittany Robinson […]

 
 

Wolves undefeated season leads to title

Wolves undefeated season leads to title

By Heather Ruenz SLN staff For the first time in 19 years of Big Foot Wolves youth football, the team went undefeated on the season and claimed the Northern Illinois Football Conference title Oct. 28 by defeating Harvard, 25-0. They say offense sells tickets but defense wins championships and the […]

 
 

She put her best foot forward

She put her best foot forward

Demco closes out high school career with 18th place at state By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Big Foot senior Alexandria (Zanzie) Demco ended her high school cross country career in the same place she closed out her freshman season – on the state’s biggest stage. And in between then and […]

 
 

Sports roundup: Chiefs volleyball challenged top seed

Sports roundup: Chiefs volleyball challenged top seed

Soccer team’s season ends in loss in regional matchup By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal looked to be an uphill climb for the ninth-seeded Big Foot girls volleyball team. Across the net from the Chiefs was top-seeded Lakeside Lutheran – but even though Big Foot […]

 
 

Big Foot Wolves head to championship game

Big Foot Wolves head to championship game

By Heather Ruenz SLN staff The Big Foot Wolves youth football team continued its winning ways last weekend with a 19-0 shutout win. The Wolves traveled to Rockton Sports Complex in Rockton, Ill. for a first-round playoff game against the Sycamore Spartans. The Wolves brought a stiff defense that frustrated […]

 
 

Demco shatters school record to qualify for state

Demco shatters school record to qualify for state

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Big Foot-Williams Bay senior girls cross country runner Alexandria (Zanzie) Demco has had one goal in mind since the start of the season – a return-trip to the WIAA State Meet. And not only did she accomplish just that at Saturday’s Deerfield Sectional, she did […]

 
 

Chiefs end season with lessons in adversity

Chiefs end season with lessons in adversity

Coach Enz: ‘Perspective is key to all we come up against’ By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent While it was fleeting at best, the Big Foot football team opened last Friday night’s regular-season finale against visiting Evansville-Albany with a faint hope of a playoff berth. It didn’t take long for the […]

 
 

Postseason begins for spikers, runners

Postseason begins for spikers, runners

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The Big Foot girls volleyball team is off to the second round of the WIAA Division 2 playoffs. Big Foot advanced to a regional semifinal with a hard-fought 25-16, 25-17, 27-29, 25-17 win over Rock Valley Conference foe in the opener Tuesday night.   The […]

 
 
 
 
 

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