Westosha Central

Falcons bounced from playoffs by Wilmot

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Late in the first half Friday night, the Westosha Central boys basketball team put together a furious rally to climb right back into the Division 2 regional semifinal with rival Wilmot. From there, however, the Falcons’ shooting touch went cold. Ice cold. Central scored on […]

 
 

Gymnasts finish fourth at sectional meet Subhead: Wolcott qualifies for state on balance beam

By Jennifer Eisenbart~Sports Editor Last week’s WIAA Division 1 gymnastics sectional at Waukesha West may not have been everything the Westosha/Union Grove gymnastics team was looking for, but it was still special. Senior Aslyn Wolcott earned a return trip to the WIAA state meet after qualifying as a sophomore, and […]

 
 

Falcon girls make strides forward, but fall to Broncos, Badgers

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There are times when first-year Westosha Central girls basketball coach Ruth Buehler sees flashes that her team is heading in the right direction. Unfortunately, those instances aren’t happening quite enough for the Falcons to turn the corner just yet. Central showed brief glimpses of positive play […]

 
 

Gymnasts take seventh at Spartan Invite

By Jennifer Eisenbart~Sports Editor In spite of competing without one of its top gymnastics, the Westosha/Union Grove gymnastics team still had plenty of positives Saturday at the Spartan Invite. Competing in the green division – the top-seeded division – the team posted a team score of 132.075, which was seventh […]

 
 

Falcon boys survive ugly game against Badger

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There weren’t too many style points being earned by either the Westosha Central or Badger boys basketball teams in a Southern Lakes Conference contest last week. But from the Falcons perspective, all that mattered was one thing – the final score. Central held the Badgers without […]

 
 

Westosha standouts among SLC’s best

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central and Wilmot girls volleyball teams combined to place six people on this year’s All-Southern Lakes Conference teams. Central had five selections, while Wilmot received one. Named to the first team from Central were junior Danielle Rampart and senior Lauren Hickson. Second-team picks were […]

 
 

Falcon girls look to new head coach to guide young squad

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There is no doubt the 2012-2013 season will be one of adjustment for the Westosha Central girls basketball team. From here, however, the Falcons can only look forward. Central enters the season with its third head coach in three years, as assistant coach Ruth Buehler takes […]

 
 

Gahart, Hess lead Westosha boys’ SEC picks

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Six members of the Westosha Central boys volleyball team recently received All-Southeast Conference recognition. Leading the way are first-team selections Regan Hess (sr., middle blocker) and Brooks Gahart. (jr., setter) They are joined by second-team picks Glenn Karsten (jr., opposite-middle blocker) and Luke Werth (jr., middle […]

 
 

Westosha girls take second at SLC tourney

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The brackets played themselves out as expected at last weekend’s Southern Lakes Conference Volleyball Tournament at Burlington. And for the Westosha Central girls squad, that meant a rematch with the Demons. Unfortunately for the Falcons, they couldn’t pull off the upset in a three-set defeat to […]

 
 

Westosha can’t find way past Elkhorn in loss

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The end to the 2012 season seemed to be a fitting one Friday night for the Westosha Central football squad. Once again, the Falcons competed at times – but it wasn’t enough to come out on top. Central led host Elkhorn 21-14 at halftime, but the […]