Sports news from throughout Walworth County

Elkhorn area

Athlete of the Year

Elkhorn’s Jordan Johnson, shown putting up a shot in the paint against Lake Geneva Badger, was named the Southern Lakes Conference Athlete of the Year in boys basketball. In swimming, his Elkhorn schoolmate Hunter Johnson earned the nod while in gymnastics, another Walworth County athlete – Annie Murphy, of Williams […]

Elkhorn area

State run ends in heartbreak

Local team’s dream ends as WIAA suspends season By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Burlington High School has hosted several boys sectional semifinal contests in the past five years. But a March 12 showdown between Elkhorn and Waukesha West brought the oddest of circumstances and put the Elks’ pursuit of another […]

Walworth Big Foot

Tumbling to state

Wilmot Combined Gymnastics team, which includes athletes from Williams Bay High School, showcases its WIAA Division 1 sectional plaque following a Feb. 28 competition at Burlington High School. The team qualified for state this weekend in Wisconsin Rapids (top row, left) Aryana Kovach, Annie Murphy, Malia Bronson, Hannah Clark, Riley […]


Fighting for it

      Delavan-Darien’s Jasmin Speth battles for a rebound with Waterford’s Grace Ketterhagen during last week’s game. It was the second round of WIAA regional play and brought the Comets season to an end. See more Delavan-Darien sports in the Delavan Enterprise. (Michael Stefanich Jr. photo)

East Troy area

Trojan sports roundup

Larson takes second at state By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A lingering shoulder injury delayed the start of the 2019-20 season for East Troy senior wrestler Tommy Larson. But he certainly made up for lost time. Larson, who returned to the Trojans’ lineup for the Rock Valley Conference Tournament, took his […]

Elkhorn area

Leaving a lasting legacy

Elk swimmers win state title, break school records By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School boys swim team ended its season with, arguably, one of the greatest days in program history. The Elks concluded their season with a state title in the 200-yard freestyle relay and a third-place […]