Author Archive: Jason Arndt

SPORTS SHORTS: Wilmot cross country continues upswing

SPORTS SHORTS: Wilmot cross country continues upswing

The Wilmot Union High School boys cross country team posted another stellar finish, placing eighth of 17 schools at the Waukesha South Cross Country Festival Sept. 16, its best meet finish in more than a decade. Contributing to the Panthers finish was Alex Wank (28, 18:00.34), Kody Molitor (42, 18:23.43), […]

 
 

GIRLS SWIMMING: Pryor, Koeppel lead area swimmers for Badger

GIRLS SWIMMING: Pryor, Koeppel lead area swimmers for Badger

Wilmot’s Lauren Pryor won the 100-yard butterfly and contributed on a winning relay team to help Lake Geneva Badger edge Whitewater, 94-76, in a Southern Lakes Conference dual meet Sept. 12. Pryor, a senior, along with Westosha Central juniors Claire Koeppel and Eden Wember, joined Marietta Divito in the winning […]

 
 

Dress closet continues to give back

Dress closet continues to give back

Homecoming prep already underway By Jason Arndt Editor Homecoming is less than a month away, and for some students making preparations for the annual event, costs could be an obstacle. To clear the obstacle, two area mothers and their daughters have established a mission to make homecoming easier to plan […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Norton steps up for Wilmot

FOOTBALL: Norton steps up for Wilmot

Panthers blank Elkhorn By Jason Arndt Editor When one rusher goes down, another shows up for Wilmot Union High School, which blanked visiting Elkhorn in a Southern Lakes Conference football tilt Friday. The Panthers, without Robert Brent for the second straight game, received another sterling performance by Austin Norton. Norton, […]

 
 

Oktoberfest brings packed crowds

Oktoberfest brings packed crowds

Organizers impressed with Saturday’s attendance By Jason Arndt Editor Some adults hoisted beer steins, others savored German-inspired food, and couples danced to tune of Brew Haus Polka Kings at Old Settlers Park Saturday in Paddock Lake. The German-inspired festivities marked the seventh annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest, which brought additional meaning […]

 
 

BOYS SOCCER: Falcons shutout Wilmot

BOYS SOCCER: Falcons shutout Wilmot

McNealy, Cummings net two each Bobby McNealy and the Westosha Central High School boys soccer team wasted no time in its 6-0 shutout of host Wilmot Tuesday. The shutout, according to Falcons coach Jon Kao, shows the team has made continuous improvement as the season progresses. “Our movement continues to […]

 
 

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Panthers win first SLC contest

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Panthers win first SLC contest

After two challenging Southern Lakes Conference matches, the Wilmot Union High School girls volleyball squad captured its first win Tuesday, when the Panthers hosted Delavan-Darien. The Panthers needed five sets to put the Comets away (25-18, 25-20, 22-25, 20-25, 15-12). After the Panthers jumped to a 2-0 edge, the Comets […]

 
 

BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha edges Panthers

BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha edges Panthers

By Jason Arndt Editor Coming off a three-game sweep of Union Grove Sept. 7, the Westosha Central High School boys volleyball team went to four games against county rival Wilmot on Sept. 9, but the Falcons were able to defeat the host Panthers 3-1. The Falcons, who won the first […]

 
 

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha Central overwhelms Lady Demons

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha Central overwhelms Lady Demons

Falcons come away with a sweep By Jason Arndt Editor Westosha Central High School’s Laura Shoopman and her girls volleyball team had a simple mission entering their Southern Lakes Conference showdown Tuesday at Burlington High School. The mission, Shoopman said, was to come together and fight for every last point […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Early mistakes cost Wilmot football

FOOTBALL: Early mistakes cost Wilmot football

By Jason Arndt Editor In a Southern Lakes Conference clash between two of the top football teams, one would expect a battle until the end, especially when it is between Wilmot Union and Waterford Union high schools. The battle showed last year, when the Panthers edged visiting Waterford on a […]

 
 
 
 
 

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