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Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer preview

By Dan Truttschel CORRESPONDENT On paper, it certainly appears that the Big Foot-Williams Bay girls soccer team will be quite different than the team it put on the field a year ago. Any team that loses the number of talented seniors to graduation would say the same thing. But in […]

 
 

Dixon named Offensive Player of the Year

Dixon named Offensive Player of the Year

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent As a sophomore on the Big Foot football team, Mason Dixon appeared destined for a season on the JV squad. That plan lasted about a week, or more specifically, the first play of an inter-squad scrimmage when he scored against the starting defense on the opening […]

 
 

Dixon named most outstanding senior running back

Dixon named most outstanding senior running back

Wisconsin Sports Network and WisSports.net recently named Big Foot’s Mason Dixon as the 2012 recipient of the Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch Award as the most outstanding senior running back in Wisconsin, part of the WSN Senior Football Awards. Dixon has been extremely productive since starting as a sophomore, despite sharing time […]

 
 

On to state!

Jacob Waro makes a shoe string tackle during last week’s game against Freedom which advanced the Chiefs to state Thursday. (Photo by Dave Baker)

Easily predicted matchup makes for a tough-to-guess outcome for the Chiefs By Dan Truttschel Correspondent When the WIAA football playoff pairings were released a little more than a month ago and Big Foot was in Division 4, many fans could guess at what two teams would meet for the title […]

 
 

On to state… again!

On to state… again!

Big Foot boys secure another title after beating out Freedom Friday in the battle of the WIAA Division 4 state semifinal contest at West Bend High School. With the 45-22 win, the team will make its third trip to Camp Randall Thursday. (Photo by Dave Baker)

 
 

Chiefs ready for the ‘big stage’

Chiefs ready for the ‘big stage’

“You will see some talent in this game…It will be a great one to watch. Cinderella versus Big Foot.”- Big Foot coach Rodney Wedig   By Dan Truttschel Correspondent As the 2012 season rolled along, it became abundantly clear that Big Foot senior Mason Dixon is one of the state’s […]

 
 

Playoff perfection: Chiefs face undefeated Warriors in third postseason match

In the Broadhead game last week leading rusher Mason Dixon flies past his opponents, gaining some of his 188 yards on nine carries. The Chiefs won 49-7.

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent As the 2012 football season rolled along, everyone in the Big Foot camp seemed prepared for the Chiefs to compete in Division 3 for the second straight year. And why not? The Chiefs were ranked as high as third in that division all the way […]

 
 

Volleyball season comes to sudden end

Volleyball season comes to sudden end

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent With each passing week, the pressure for the Big Foot volleyball team to make a repeat-trip to the state tournament mounted. But as the regular season turned into the post-season, the Chiefs’ opponents also became a lot tougher to deal with. And that’s the situation Big […]

 
 

Big Foot runners state bound

“Both are peaking at the right time.” – coach Tim Collins on sophomores Fletcher Strahan and Kathryn Colby   By Dan Truttschel Correspondent All season, there have been signs the Big Foot boys and girls cross country teams are ready to take the next step in the programs’ development. So […]

 
 

Breezing on by: Chiefs dominate at regionals

Breezing on by: Chiefs dominate at regionals

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The Big Foot volleyball team found itself in an unusual position in its Division 2 regional final matchup Saturday night with Lakeside Lutheran. Big Foot actually dropped a set in the match – a rare occurrence this season – but the Chiefs had more than […]