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Wilmot girls fall in regional final

By Dan Truttschel – Sports Correspondent One night after it drained 10 3-pointers in a WIAA Division 2 regional opener victory, the Wilmot girls basketball team couldn’t duplicate that feat when it traveled to Whitewater Saturday night. And as a result, the Panthers saw their 2011-2012 season come to an end. […]

 
 

Wilmot boys make Stoughton work for win

By Dan Truttschel – Sports Correspondent Heading into Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at top-seeded Stoughton, Wilmot boys basketball coach Terry Bruton knew his team needed to bring its best effort to advance. When the final horn sounded, the Panthers did just about that – and that’s all he could […]

 
 

Wilmot boys drop three games in long week

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent The past week was a tough one for the Wilmot boys basketball team. Wilmot dropped all three games to see its record drop to 7-9 overall and 6-4 in the Southern Lakes Conference. The Panthers opened play with a 67-56 loss last Monday afternoon to New […]

 
 

Wilmot girls take 1-2 overtime loss punch

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent Two overtime losses in the same week could be enough to hurt a basketball team’s confidence. But that’s not the case with the Wilmot girls squad — instead, it seems to have only made the Panthers stronger. Wilmot fell 70-65 to Waterford in the week’s first […]

 
 

Panthers’ defense rules against Broncos

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Last week’s home game with Union Grove should have been a stiff test for the Wilmot girls basketball team. But once again, the Panthers’ defense made sure that didn’t happen. Wilmot held the Broncos to just nine second-half points, including only two in the fourth […]

 
 

Panther girls win pair of contests, go to 8-1 overall

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent   Any chance the Delavan-Darien girls’ basketball team had of an upset Friday night disappeared rather quickly. The Comets had visiting Wilmot to thank for that. Wilmot raced out to a 13-2 first-quarter lead, followed by a 20-10 scoring edge in the second and never […]

 
 

Wilmot boys second at Hale

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent     About halfway through the third quarter Friday afternoon, it looked like the Wilmot boys’ basketball team might leave the West Allis Hale Tournament with the first-place trophy. That’s where Hale’s Nick Sotiros entered, however, and ruined the Panthers’ chances. Sotiros scored eight straight […]

 
 

Wilmot wrestlers put together title effort

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent A first-place finish at Saturday’s Oconomowoc Duals was certainly a nice feather in the cap of the Wilmot wrestling team. But veteran coach John Watson also knows there will be much bigger events down the road. Wilmot ran the table with a perfect 4-0 record […]

 
 

Panther boys pick up win over Elkhorn

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Through two weeks of practice, Wilmot boys basketball coach Terry Bruton had a feeling his team was on the right track. It’s just one game, but after Friday night, the Panthers haven’t done anything to change their coach’s mind. Wilmot put together a solid four-quarter […]

 
 

Westosha Central boys beat Burlington to advance

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The road through the 2011 season hasn’t always been smooth for the Westosha Central boys’ volleyball team. But in recent weeks, the Falcons began to show they may be ready to again make another journey to the WIAA state tournament. And last weekend, they officially […]

 
 
 
 
 

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