Westosha Central

Hensel’s late heroics foil Falcons

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent   A layup by Nate Hensel after a rebound by Trey Turner and a pass by Brandon Schattner with just five-tenths of a second left was the difference in a 54-53 win at Westosha Central Feb. 7. Wilmot trailed by one point with 6.2 seconds left […]


Central removes gorilla from its back

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central boys basketball team removed a monkey from its back Jan. 9. In fact, it was more like a gorilla. For the first time since the 2008 season, a streak that dates back 10 games, the Fal-cons earned a Southern Lakes Conference win over […]


Wrestlers second at Palmyra duals

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central wrestling team enjoyed a solid outing at Saturday’s Palmyra-Eagle Duals. Central won its first four matches to advance to the finals, where it fell to Southern Lakes Conference rival Union Grove 46-31 to finish second overall. Prior to the championship round, the Falcons […]


Wrestlers middle of pack in county

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central wrestling team finished fourth, while Wilmot was fifth at Saturday’s Kenosha County Invitational at Wilmot. Kenosha Bradford won the team title with 229.5 points, followed by Indian Trails Academy with 186, Milwaukee Bradley Tech with 172, Central with 151, Wilmot with 118, Big […]


Falcons clipped in nonconference action

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent With the young squad the Westosha Central boys basketball team has this year, there are going to be times when the Falcons don’t hit on all cylinders. And when that happened last week, it cost Central its chance for a victory. Visiting Burlington Catho-lic Central outscored […]


Sports Shorts

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent   Early in Saturday’s non-conference game with visiting Kenosha Bradford, Wilmot boys basketball coach Jake Erbentraut decided to send his team a message. They received it loud and clear. Wilmot overcame a sluggish first quarter and cruised to a 70-44 victory. The win improved the Panthers […]


Debut successful for Boyd

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent   The varsity head coaching career of Jerod Boyd got off to a great start last week. In his debut with the Westosha Central girls basketball program, Boyd’s Falcons overcame a halftime deficit for a 64-38 non-conference win over visiting West Allis Central. The win improved […]


Gymnasts start strong, face uphill climb in SLC

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent   A year after it placed sixth at the Janesville Craig Invitational, the Westosha Central-Union Grove squad came home Saturday with a third-place finish. Mount Horeb won the team title with a combined score of 136.3750, followed by Kenosha with a 134.9500, Westosha with a 128.8750, […]


Lady Falcons snatch all-conference honors

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Five members of the Westosha Central girls volleyball team and one from Wilmot recently were named to All-Southern Lakes Conference volleyball teams for 2013. Leading the way for Central was senior outside hiter Danielle Rampart, who was named Player of the Year. Rampart was joined […]


Boys volleyball ousted early by state champs

A loss to close out any season always has a bit of disappointment tied to it. But when your team gets to state, the sting quickly goes away. And that’s just how the Westosha Central squad is feeling this week, as it saw its 2013 season come to an end […]