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Girls basketball: Wilmot girls poised to contend for conference title

Girls basketball: Wilmot girls poised to contend for conference title

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Can the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team capture a Southern Lakes Conference title? Head coach Jerod Boyd certainly believes it could happen because the Panthers have been one of the early favorites, according to some observers. “I expect us to win the conference, […]

 
 

WIAA Cross Country: Central boys qualify for state cross country

WIAA Cross Country: Central boys qualify for state cross country

Anderson advances for Falcons girls; Wilmot sends Blount Keith Olsen’s last rodeo as head coach for the Westosha Central cross country programs will continue after the boys qualified for the WIAA Division 1 state meet alongside girls runner Heaven Anderson at the Oct. 26 Kenosha Bradford Sectional. Olsen, who plans […]

 
 

WIAA Football: Wilmot whips Reagan in playoff opener

WIAA Football: Wilmot whips Reagan in playoff opener

Panthers to host Waukesha West on Friday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Waukesha West has been a persistent pest for the Wilmot Union High School football team within the last five years in postseason play. Since 2015, the Wolverines have ended Wilmot’s season twice, the most recent happening in a […]

 
 

WIAA Volleyball: Panthers prevail in regional title match

WIAA Volleyball: Panthers prevail in regional title match

Wilmot wins thrilling five-set decision at Elkhorn By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Wilmot Union High School girls volleyball team needed grit and heart to finish off Elkhorn in an exciting five-set victory Oct. 26 to claim its first WIAA Division 1 regional championship in at least two decades. The […]

 
 

ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: A ‘Zerr’ thing on the diamond

ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: A ‘Zerr’ thing on the diamond

Wilmot senior lefty brings hitting, pitching By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent A power left-handed pitcher and clutch hitter on the softball diamond, Madison, or Madi Zerr, was the best player on the area’s best team, the Wilmot Panthers in 2019. Her 2019 season, however, came after she overcame a serious back […]

 
 

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Central, Wilmot players earn numerous spots on this year’s squad

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Central, Wilmot players earn numerous spots on this year’s squad

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Producing a Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area softball team was a challenge, especially because this past year’s squad was so deep in talent, including players who garnered state recognition. The talent included many athletes who compete in the Southern Lakes Conference, which saw Wilmot head to the […]

 
 

Peterson’s banner season garners state recognition

Peterson’s banner season garners state recognition

Wilmot senior outfielder invited to All-Star Classic By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Tanner Peterson, already named to the Southern Lakes Conference first team, added more accolades from the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association. The recent Wilmot Union High School graduate and future Illinois State University Redbird was named first team All-Southeast […]

 
 

Behind the plate

Behind the plate

Catching runs deep for Ketterhagens By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Like mother, like daughter. The Ketterhagens made family history last week when Kenzi Ketterhagen put on the catching gear for the Wilmot softball team at the state tournament, where her mother, Lesley, came away with the Panthers’ lone state championship […]

 
 

STATE SOFTBALL: Pulaski put a jam into Panthers state appearance

STATE SOFTBALL: Pulaski put a jam into Panthers state appearance

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In retrospect, the WIAA Division 1 state softball quarterfinal contest between Wilmot and Pulaski had the makings of a tight contest on June 6, especially after their lone meeting earlier in the season. On April 20 in Wilmot, where the Red Raiders participated in the […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL TRACK: Panthers send relay team, distance runner to state meet

WIAA SECTIONAL TRACK: Panthers send relay team, distance runner to state meet

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Wilmot Union High School track and field program has developed a strong reputation for sending relay teams to the WIAA Division 1 state meet at Veterans Memorial Stadium on the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse campus. Since 2015, the program has qualified 10 relay teams, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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