Westosha Central

SOFTBALL: Falcons post perfect weekend

SOFTBALL: Falcons post perfect weekend

By Jason Arndt Editor Since its difficult loss to state runner-up Wilmot Union High School, the Westosha Central softball team has been on a roll, winning four straight games including Tuesday’s rematch with the Panthers. The Falcons, who hosted a quadrangular Saturday, defeated WIAA Division 1 state champion Kaukauna 6-4 […]

 
 

BOYS TENNIS: Falcons return several letter-winners

BOYS TENNIS: Falcons return several letter-winners

By Jason Arndt Editor Wicked weather, including cold and snowfall, may have been put a damper on some preseason quads, but the Westosha Central High School tennis team is persevering. “Because of bad weather, we never did play preseason quads,” said Falcons coach Paul Brings. “These are matches in which […]

 
 

SOFTBALL: Panthers edge Westosha Central in pitcher’s duel

SOFTBALL: Panthers edge Westosha Central in pitcher’s duel

By Jason Arndt Editor With gusty winds and rainfall, scoring runs in Friday’s softball contest between Wilmot Union High School and visiting Westosha Central would not be an easy task, and having two ace pitchers go head-to-head made it tougher. The challenging contest opened with five scoreless innings, and ended […]

 
 

GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Fresh-faced Falcons look to grow

GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Fresh-faced Falcons look to grow

By Jason Arndt Editor The Westosha Central High School girls soccer team enters its season with a youth movement, but after the first four contests, the Falcons have looked like an experienced squad. The Falcons, who finished 5-9-3 last year, opened their season without 11 graduated seniors and three seniors […]

 
 

SLN ALL AREA PLAYER OF YEAR: Zackery excels on both ends of the court

SLN ALL AREA PLAYER OF YEAR: Zackery excels on both ends of the court

Westosha Central junior tabbed top boys player By Chris Bennett Correspondent Basketball aficionados remember those players who excel on one side of the ball, but they revere and memorialize those who dominate on offense and defense. Dominance on each side of the ball is why Westosha Central High School’s Jaeden […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Accomplished seniors, area’s best team highlight 3rd annual squad

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Accomplished seniors, area’s best team highlight 3rd annual squad

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Throw convention out the window. This isn’t your mom and dad’s All-Area team. A passion for the unusual and an overall unwillingness to leave out deserving stars has the second annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Girls Basketball team featuring seven first team members, along with […]

 
 

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Falcon golfers seek county repeat

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Falcon golfers seek county repeat

Westosha returns senior Polick, strong sophomores By Jason Arndt Editor A year ago, the Westosha Central High School boys golf team not only made its first WIAA Division 1 state appearance since 2011, the Falcons also won the Kenosha County meet. For coach Mark Olsen, whose team qualified for the […]

 
 

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Westosha softball looks to stay atop SLC

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Westosha softball looks to stay atop SLC

By Jason Arndt Editor Capturing a Southern Lakes Conference title has been an annual ritual for the Westosha Central High School softball team, but notching a seventh straight hinges on whether the younger Falcons can come together rapidly, co-coach Tom Lampe said. The Falcons, who enter the season without five […]

 
 

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Leslie, deep pitching keys to Central season

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Leslie, deep pitching keys to Central season

By Jason Arndt Editor With the loss of eight seniors from last year, including current Division 1 Creighton University catcher Garrett Gilbert, Westosha Central High School baseball coach Jacob Morman will look to infielder Josh Leslie and a strong core of returning pitchers to lead the 2018 squad. Westosha Central, […]

 
 

MEET THE FALCONS: A glance at each boys basketball player

MEET THE FALCONS: A glance at each boys basketball player

Dylan Anderson, junior Favorite movie: “Space Jam” Favorite song: “God’s Plan,” by Drake Favorite Athlete: Doug McDermott Why I love basketball: It gives me goosebumps when I play. It’s my favorite thing to do. We went to state because: We outworked and outhustled teams. We worked hard and believed. Hobby: […]