Archive for: May, 2016

Track teams advance to sectionals

Track teams advance to sectionals

Boys win regionals, girls come in second By Dan Truttschel Correspondent There will be no shortage of East Troy boys and girls track athletes in Thursday’s Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 sectional. And the beauty for those Trojans who advanced from Monday’s regional is they won’t have to travel […]

 
 

Doubles teams advance to sectional final

Doubles teams advance to sectional final

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The two top East Troy High School boys doubles teams kept their seasons alive Monday with first-round victories at the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 Big Foot Subsectional. Now they’re just one step away from earning a spot in the state tournament. Moving on for […]

 
 

Trojan sports roundup

Softball team heads into post-season play, baseball drops two, soccer posts win By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy softball team hosted Big Foot Tuesday afternoon in a Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 regional opener. The winner advanced to a regional semifinal Wednesday at top-seeded Delavan-Darien. East Troy closed […]

 
 

Emmanuel Baptist to host 50th anniversary celebration

Emmanuel Baptist to host 50th anniversary celebration

By Kellen Olshefski SLN Staff Emmanuel Baptist Church in Elkhorn will be celebrating the church’s 50th anniversary with several events over the upcoming weekend. The two-day celebration will begin at noon with a picnic and open house lasting until 4 p.m. at the church, 920 Highway H. The public is […]

 
 

Elks romp county rival

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys tennis team closed the regular season with a non-conference rout against Big Foot May 19 at Walworth. The Elks beat the Chiefs 6-1. Elkhorn competed Monday in a Division 1 subsectional tournament at Lake Geneva Badger. The Elks won three […]

 
 

Lady Elks sweep Jefferson

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School softball team’s respite from the meat grinder that is play in the Southern Lakes Conference last week resulted in two victories. The Elks beat Jefferson 2-1 in the first game and 9-7 in the second game of a non-conference doubleheader May […]

 
 

Shutout streak reaches four

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls soccer team extended its shutout streak to four matches last week with two clean sheets in Southern Lakes Conference play. Elkhorn beat Wilmot 4-0 May 19 at Wilmot and Westosha Central 4-0 May 17 at Paddock Lake. The Elks played […]

 
 

Komar fires 1-hitter

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Elkhorn’s Brandon Komar allowed one hit and struck out nine May 17 in a 1-0 victory against Delavan-Darien in a Southern Lakes Conference baseball game at home. The Elks lost 5-1 to the Comets May 19 at Delavan’s Veterans Park. Elkhorn (4-11, 4-9 SLC) played non-conference […]

 
 

Golfers save best for biggest stage

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys golf team saved its strongest performance of the season, so far, for the Southern Lakes Conference Tournament May 18 at Twin Lakes Country Club. The Elks posted a season-low team score of 366 and finished sixth. Elkhorn competed Tuesday in […]

 
 

End of the line

End of the line

Loss to Trojans ends softball season By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A two-run first inning Tuesday afternoon gave the Big Foot softball team an early edge in its Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 regional quarterfinal at East Troy. And after the Trojans mounted a comeback in the middle innings, the […]