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Dodging balls for a cause

Dodging balls for a cause

Terry McCarthy (on left) and Jake Ries, members of the Dodge Fathers team, take their skills to a dodgeball tournament fundraiser Jan. 13, held at Big Foot High School to support the grade schools’ eighth grade spring trip. See the Jan. 19 Times/Reporter for additional coverage of the event. (Penny […]

 
 

Big Foot girls find balance in win over Trojans

Big Foot girls find balance in win over Trojans

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The second time through the conference schedule takes a lot of the mystery out of the matchups as teams have plenty of information available about any given opponent. Even with that fact – and that a young East Troy team had clearly improved from the […]

 
 

Chiefs drop close one to Comets

Chiefs drop close one to Comets

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent For 18 minutes last Monday night, the Big Foot boys seemingly had everything under control in its nonconference contest at Delavan-Darien. But for the last 18, it was all Comets. Big Foot held a 36-24 lead at halftime, but was outscored, 42-26, in the second […]

 
 

Big Foot girls continue chase

Big Foot girls continue chase

The Big Foot girls resume action Friday night against visiting Evansville (5-7 overall, 3-5 RVC). They’ll host Brodhead tonight – results from both games will be covered in the Jan. 12 Times/Reporter. As of early last week, Big Foot was 7-4 overall and 6-2 in the RVC, good for a […]

 
 

Chiefs fall to Elks in nonconference game

Chiefs fall to Elks in nonconference game

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent With a little more than three minutes left in the first half Dec. 28, the Big Foot boys basketball team was well within range of visiting Elkhorn. From there, however, the Elks took control. Elkhorn went on a 12-4 run in the final 3:30 to […]

 
 

Lady Chiefs defeat Whippets in close game

Lady Chiefs defeat Whippets in close game

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The Big Foot girls basketball team faced a nearly identical end-of-game situation in two recent outings. And the Chiefs were just seconds away from a sweep. Coming on the heels of a 54-52 Rock Valley Conference victory at Whitewater on Dec. 21, the Chiefs traveled […]

 
 

Chiefs showing improvement on court

Chiefs showing improvement on court

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The final score of the Big Foot boys basketball team’s recent home game with McFarland shows a 25-point loss to the Spartans. But from where first-year coach Jeff Fenrick sat, there were some positives to learn from. McFarland pulled away in the second half with […]

 
 

Enz looking forward to North Dakota State

Enz looking forward to North Dakota State

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent A knee injury halted the stellar Big Foot football career of standout Jackson Enz before it could reach its natural conclusion. But that setback certainly isn’t stopping Enz from writing the next chapter of his journey. And that means a trip to one of the […]

 
 

Chiefs show intensity, unselfish play early on

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent It’s still early and there’s plenty of work ahead, but first-year Big Foot boys basketball coach Jeff Fenrick already is encouraged by what he’s seen. He knows this will be a process. Big Foot returns three of its top-five scorers from last season’s team that […]

 
 

Lady Chiefs rebound after season-opening loss

Lady Chiefs rebound after season-opening loss

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent After a hard-fought season-opening loss to Milton, the Big Foot girls basketball team has wasted little time in getting right back on track. And they’ve done so in dominating fashion. Big Foot improved to 2-1 Nov. 21 with a convincing 69-38 win at East Troy, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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