Westosha Central

Seniors key to success of Westosha girls volleyball squad

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The strength of any successful high school team usually is its senior class. And that certainly was the case for the Westosha Central girls volleyball squad. Central, the defending Division 1 state runner-up, entered 2014 with a lot of new faces who had to replace […]


SLC team looking for new coach

By Chris Bennett/SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The time is now if you ever wanted to coach the Elkhorn Area High School baseball team. Head coach Paul Manriquez recently stepped down after 14 years in charge. “I wasn’t ready to be done, but it was a good time to do it,” Manriquez said. […]


Konwent named top player in SLC

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent A year ago, Westosha Central’s Kayla Konwent mostly came out of nowhere before she established herself as one of the best players, not only in the Southern Lakes Conference, but in the state. In 2014, she certainly wasn’t a secret to anybody. Konwent shared this spring’s […]


Wilmot, Central dominate all-SLC baseball

  By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Wilmot and Westosha Central baseball teams combined to land 10 players on this year’s All-Southern Lakes Conference teams. Leading the way for the Panthers, who won the SLC title at 12-2 and finished 23-4 overall, was Player of the Year Garrett Bogucki. Joining Bogucki […]


Central Roundup

Lady Falcons receive first scare   By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent For the first time since a pair of nonconference losses to open the season, the Westosha Central softball team faced a little adversity last week. But the Falcons were more than ready to take that challenge head on. Central’s Julia […]


Falcons continue strong play

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent As the halfway point of the spring season quickly approaches, the Westosha Central baseball team’s overall goals remain alive and well. Now it’s up to the Falcons to fix mistakes and build on successes as the end of the year comes into focus. Central posted a […]


By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent For the first time since a pair of losses to open the season, the Westosha Central softball team found itself in a tight battle Saturday. But once again, the Falcons turned to the talented bat of sophomore Kayla Konwent to make a big difference. Konwent delivered […]


Central sweeps doubleheader

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central baseball team got the 2014 season off to a good start Saturday morning. Central swept visiting Shoreland Lutheran, with a 13-3, five-inning win in the opener, followed by a 3-0 shutout in the nightcap. The Falcons (2-0 overall) opened Southern Lakes Conference action […]


Interim coach will lead Falcons

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent Optimism is high around the Westosha Central baseball team this spring. And now it’s up to the Falcons to turn that optimism into results on the field. Central will lean on its senior leadership and depth for success in 2014, according to interim head coach Jacob […]


Central Roundup

Dan Trusttschel-Sports Correspondent   Gymnasts take sixth at Nordy   Injury and illness bugs continue to plague the Wes-tosha Central-Union Grove gymnastics team. But that hasn’t stopped other gymnasts from stepping up their game and doing what they can to help the cause. Central posted a team score of 131.225, […]


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