Westosha Central

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Building on success

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Building on success

Falcons open season at Racine Case By Jason Arndt Editor Coming off its best season since 2010, the Westosha Central High School football team looks to build upon last season’s winning season entering the 2018 campaign, according to coach Tyson Mengel. The Falcons open their season Aug. 17 at nonconference […]

 
 

SLN ALL AREA BASEBALL: Panthers trio earns first team recognition

SLN ALL AREA BASEBALL: Panthers trio earns first team recognition

Leslie leads Westosha contingent By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The 2018 area high school baseball season didn’t necessarily feature bona fide, blue chip superstar players. But what it did have was strong talent across the board, and our 16 high schools are evident of that in our third annual Southern […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Three area players earn first team honors

SLN ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Three area players earn first team honors

Largest first team, rare crop of talent highlight 3rd annual squad By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor To the victors go the spoils. Or something like that. OK, I like to use cliches and hyperbole WAY too much, maybe, but isn’t that what local sports is all about? I’m not just […]

 
 

Kerkman receives top senior softball honor

Kerkman receives top senior softball honor

By Jason Arndt Editor When Kayla Kerkman was named honorable mention all-district by the Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association as junior, little did the Westosha Central High School senior know the honor would parlay into a bigger honor, which came June 6 from WisSports.net. Kerkman, a fleet-footed slap hitter, was […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Burlington douses Central’s state hopes

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Burlington douses Central’s state hopes

Editor’s note: This article first appeared June 1 on myracinecounty.com and will be published in this week’s Report. By Jason Arndt Editor Before the season, if someone would have told Burlington High School senior Jaina Westphal her team would be competing for a shot at a state softball berth, the […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: Dutton erases Central’s Cinderella bid

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: Dutton erases Central’s Cinderella bid

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: (1) KENOSHA TREMPER 4, (4) WESTOSHA CENTRAL 3 Despite comeback, Falcons can’t overcome Tremper reliever By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor A deafening, youthful crowd of mostly Kenosha Tremper students packed Alan Smith Field in a sitting-room-only atmosphere Tuesday afternoon. The Tremper baseball sectional featured the top-seeded Trojans […]

 
 

WIAA TRACK SECTIONALS: Central’s Capra qualifies for state meet

WIAA TRACK SECTIONALS: Central’s Capra qualifies for state meet

By Jason Arndt Editor When Meghan Capra finished her 1,600-meter run at the May 24 WIAA Division 1 sectional meet, the Westosha Central High School senior burst into tears, according to her teammates and coaches. After she placed second to qualify for the state meet, a first in track, no […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Dueling aces

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Dueling aces

Central defeats Panthers in extra innings By Jason Arndt Editor After Tuesday’s WIAA Division 1 sectional semifinal showdown between Westosha Central and Wilmot, where both starting pitchers combined for 25 strikeouts, winning pitcher Olivia Kazumura had no way to describe the duel against Wilmot’s Madi Zerr. “I can’t really explain […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Wilmot to host Central Tuesday in semifinal

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Wilmot to host Central Tuesday in semifinal

By Jason Arndt Editor Once again, Westosha Central and Wilmot will meet in a WIAA Division 1 sectional softball contest, and marks the third time this season the two county rivals will come face-to-face. The showdown scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wilmot comes after both teams won regional titles […]

 
 

WIAA TENNIS: Falcons trio state-bound

WIAA TENNIS: Falcons trio state-bound

Before Westosha Central High School entered the WIAA Division 1 tennis sectional in Mukwonago, the most Falcon athletes at a state meet were two, but history changed on Wednesday. The Falcons, who last had the doubles team of Lucas Graveley and George Cappeli qualify in 2016, will have three athletes […]