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WILMOT FOOTBALL: Returning to his roots

WILMOT FOOTBALL: Returning to his roots

Former hoops coach, football star relishes big chance By Jason Arndt Editor When a coach switches from girls basketball to football, the transition could present a challenge, unless you are Wilmot Union High School’s Keiya Square. Square, who replaces Erick Kaiser, spent time as an assistant coach under his predecessor […]

 
 

ALL-AREA BASEBALL: Panthers’ Gendron, Westosha’s Leslie among first-team honorees

ALL-AREA BASEBALL: Panthers’ Gendron, Westosha’s Leslie among first-team honorees

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Last week’s All-Area Softball squad was dominated by western Kenosha County, with six selections representing Wilmot and Westosha Central high schools. For baseball, the 15-team Southern Lakes Newspapers coverage area saw Burlington return to its second straight state tournament and had an 18-4 squad in […]

 
 

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Panthers’ Jacobson Coach of the Year

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Panthers’ Jacobson Coach of the Year

First team loaded with Wilmot, Westosha representatives By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor For the second consecutive season, a Southern Lakes Conference player takes our top spot. Not enough can be said about Union Grove senior catcher Kallista Hribar, who hit a whopping .658 this season with a ridiculous 17 home […]

 
 

SOFTBALL ALL-STATE: Wilmot boasts four representatives

SOFTBALL ALL-STATE: Wilmot boasts four representatives

Falcons’ Hrncar, Mickelson earn honorable mention After finishing as the WIAA Division 1 state softball runner-up, two Wilmot Union High School seniors earned first team all-state recognition and another received second team honors, the Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association reports. Additionally, a fourth Panther senior joins two representatives from Westosha […]

 
 

ALL-SLC: Kurylo named Track Athlete of the Year

ALL-SLC: Kurylo named Track Athlete of the Year

Six on softball first-team, five for baseball By Jason Arndt Editor When an athlete captures three Southern Lakes Conference track championships, it leaves little doubt the competitor would receive Athlete of the Year honors, which happened at Westosha Central High School. On the same day Austin Kurylo walked the stage, […]

 
 

Team believe

Team believe

New coach motivated Lady Panthers, senior foursome led charge By Jason Arndt Editor For the four departing Wilmot Union High School seniors, what they saw in first-year softball coach Jenny Jacobson was a person who never stopped believing in the Panthers, even when the chips were down at the start […]

 
 

Intentional Talk: Lady Panthers realize the ‘special’ inside

Intentional Talk: Lady Panthers realize the ‘special’ inside

Despite a turbulent start to the softball season, when Wilmot Union High School held a 3-3 record, the resilient Panthers refused to give up. Their resilience, combined with daily reminders by coach Jenny Jacobson, led to a resurgent team that finished the regular season on a 10-game win streak. “At […]

 
 

STATE TRACK: Wilmot relay finishes 2nd

STATE TRACK: Wilmot relay finishes 2nd

Falcons’ Sabourin takes 5th in discus By Jason Arndt Editor The Wilmot Union High School boys 1,600-meter relay team did it again at the WIAA Division 1 state track and field meet Saturday in La Crosse. A day after the Panther boys notched a school record in the preliminary round, […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers finish as state runner-up

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers finish as state runner-up

Hestekin’s heat too much for Wilmot By Jason Arndt Editor With an opposing pitcher set to play for the Wisconsin Badgers, the Wilmot Union High School softball team’s resiliency had a limit in Saturday’s WIAA Division 1 state championship at Madison’s Goodman Field. The Panthers, who entered play with a […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers defeat Oak Creek to move to Division 1 state championship

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers defeat Oak Creek to move to Division 1 state championship

In a one-run game, every little detail counts, including wild pitches, strong defense and a strong focus of pitching. That was the scenario in the WIAA Division 1 state softball semifinal, where Wilmot Union High School edged Oak Creek 2-1, thanks to a Knights’ Becca Oleczinak wild pitch to score […]

 
 
 
 
 

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