Westosha Central

Panthers stay in first, face Central Friday

By Mike Ramczyk~Sports Editor   The Wilmot football team needs to win out this season to assure a share of the conference title. The Panthers took care of business last Friday night at Burlington, and in turn squashed the Demons’ playoff hopes. Wilmot set the tone with a five-yard fumble […]


Lady Falcons handle Panthers

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The last thing the Westosha Central girls volleyball team wanted to have last week was a letdown. And while it wasn’t exactly smooth, that’s just what the Falcons did in their Southern Lakes Conference matchup at rival Wilmot. Central did enough to avoid an upset, […]


Football boys hang tough but fall

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent For two quarters Friday night, the Westosha Central football team went toe-to-toe with one of the Southern Lakes Conference leaders. But in the end, its strong defensive effort wasn’t quite enough. Host Waterford slowly pulled away with a touchdown in both the third and fourth quarters […]


Lady Falcons take silver at top tourney

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent Playing with a sense of ur-gency is something that Wes-tosha Central girls volleyball coach Charlie Berg hasn’t seen from his team enough through the first half of 2013. But after last weekend’s effort at the Lynn LaPorte Sprawl in West Bend, the Falcons may have turned […]


Falcons fall in second half

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent Heading into halftime Friday night, it looked like the Westosha Central football team may have a shot at not only its first win of 2013 but a rather newsworthy upset as well. The Falcons had all the momentum in their Southern Lakes Conference matchup at Burlington […]



By Mike Ramczyk~Sports Editor   Waterford (2-2 overall, 1-1 Southern Lakes) at Burlington (3-1, 1-1), 7 p.m. This is the biggest game of the week in the Southern Lakes Conference. Two rivals, separated only by about six miles, will go at it in what should be an intense, physical contest. […]


Central sees positives after 38-0 loss to Big Foot

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent On its face, it would appear the Westosha Central football team’s 2013 opener Friday night was a tough one. The final score, a 38-0 non-conference loss to Big Foot, would seem to indicate that. But there were some positives moving forward that first-year head coach […]


High School athletes can get custom mouthguards

Midwest Dental, 27650 75th St., Suite 3, Salem, is hosting a mouthguard clinic from July 30 through Aug. 19, on Mondays and Tuesdays, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Westosha Central and Wilmot high school athletes can get a custom-made mouthguard for $10. Those funds will return to the students’ respective […]


Boyd takes over reins of Westosha girls program

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent As a Wilmot High School graduate, Jerod Boyd knows full well the intensity of the Wilmot-Westosha Central rivalry when it comes to any athletic competition. Now as a coach, he’ll learn that part of it as well – only from the Central perspective. Boyd, 28, recently […]


Falcons, Panthers land players on SLC baseball squad

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The Wilmot and Westosha Central baseball teams recently landed five players on All-Southern Lakes Conference squads for 2013. Named to the first team from Wilmot were senior infielder Scott Litwin and senior outfielder Chaz Schmidt. Joining that pair from Central was junior outfielder Justin Barney. […]


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