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Fit to be tied

Fit to be tied

Whippets soccer team manages draws vs. Evansville, Edgerton By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent The Whitewater boys soccer team was fit to be tied in two recent Rock Valley Conference matches. Before their Sept. 17 encounter against Evansville, Whitewater coach John Chenoweth said the Blue Devils would be tough based on […]

 
 

Ready to launch

Ready to launch

Whitewater quarterback Dylan Pease prepares to launch a deep pass during the Whippets’ loss at Clinton on Aug. 31. Pease finished with three touchdown passes, completing 16 of 33 attempts for 290 yards. See complete game coverage in the Sept. 6 Whitewater Register. The Whippets will head to Big Foot […]

 
 

Clear path

Clear path

Whitewater High School ball carrier Eli Kohl follows the blocking of Hunter Martin during the Whippets’ loss to East Troy on Aug. 24. The team looks to get back on track tonight when it travels to Clinton for a 7 p.m. kickoff. (Bob Mischka photo)

 
 

Whippets fall hard in opener vs. Turner

Whippets fall hard in opener vs. Turner

By Daniel Schoettler Correspondent Senior Will Leibbrand was the standout for Whitewater High School’s football team last week. The senior scored the Whippets’ lone touchdown as they fell hard against Beloit Turner, 56-7. “They beat us physically and beat us pretty well,” head coach Jim Pease said. “They are bigger, […]

 
 

All-area honor

All-area honor

      Whitewater High School sophomore Alyssa Schumacher made the Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area first unit after the catcher batted .551 and knocked in 29 runs. The full story can be found in the July 26 Whitewater Register. (Bob Mischka photo)

 
 

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

By Troy Sparks CORRESPONDENT The Whippets tennis team had winners from No. 2 singles Cole Kinson, No. 3 singles and the No. 3 doubles duo of Broderick Frye and Weston Lema. However, it was not enough to get a team win against Jefferson. “Austin Kaya and Cole Kinson both looked […]

 
 

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT The Whitewater girls soccer team needed to play defense a little bit longer to earn its second victory of the season in a nonconference home match against Delavan-Darien, but came up a little short. With the Whippets leading 1-0 late in the April 10 contest, […]

 
 

Kraayvanger scores game-winner after missing 2017

Kraayvanger scores game-winner after missing 2017

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT It took the Whitewater girls soccer team until near the end of regulation to score against visiting Evansville last week in a Rock Valley Conference match. The goal came as junior Carmen Kraayvanger was fouled in the goal box. She was successful on the penalty […]

 
 

Rounding the Bases: Whippets softball scores 13 on Clinton in 1 inning

Rounding the Bases: Whippets softball scores 13 on Clinton in 1 inning

Baseball team racks up hits against Clinton By Daniel Schoettler Correspondent The Whippets softball team exploded for 13 runs in the second inning of a game against Clinton that was called after only three innings. In the April 5 game, Whitewater took advantage of nine walks and eight hit-by-pitches. Alyssa […]

 
 

Rounding the bases: Whippets baseball team looks to take next step after playoff run

Softball team hoping for young leadership By Daniel Schoettler CORRESPONDENT After a first-round playoff exit last season, Whitewater Whippets baseball is looking to go one step further in 2018. “We got a lot of guys returning and we are young,” head coach Jim Pease said. “I think the loss of […]