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TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 1: State runner-up Wilmot softball takes top spot

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 1: State runner-up Wilmot softball takes top spot

By Jason Arndt Editor 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 encouragement by coach Jenny Jacobson, led to a resurgent team that finished the regular season on a […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers press, tempo too much for Burlington

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers press, tempo too much for Burlington

By Jason Arndt Editor All the Burlington High School girls basketball team wanted to do was slow the game down, but host Wilmot Union High School had other plans on Friday, when the Lady Panthers continued to press and run. The Lady Panthers pressure defense, along with an uptempo offense, […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 3: Wilmot relay notches second

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 3: Wilmot relay notches second

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 in La Crosse. A day after the Panther boys notched a school record in the preliminary round, the Wilmot foursome of Anthony Poco, Jordan […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 4: Panthers’ Andersen notches back-to-back accolades

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 4: Panthers’ Andersen notches back-to-back accolades

By Jason Arndt Editor In her third varsity tennis season, Wilmot junior Bianca Andersen won the SLC Athlete of the Year for the second straight season, and stamped another ticket to the WIAA Division 1 state tournament. Her Athlete of the Year honor was unanimous. Although Andersen saw the same […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 6-10: Wilmot hoops produces improbable run

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 6-10: Wilmot hoops produces improbable run

Westosha girls volleyball stays steady By Jason Arndt Editor When it comes to team accomplishments, 2017 brought a year of historic accolades for several teams, including the Wilmot Union High School girls softball team and Westosha Central boys basketball squad. While there was no shortage of team milestones in 2017, […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons equalize Wilmot’s perimeter threats

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons equalize Wilmot’s perimeter threats

Zackery knocks in game-high 25 points for Westosha Central By Jason Arndt Editor A barrage of 3-pointers by visiting Wilmot Union High School was enough to force Jaeden Zackery and the Westosha Central boys basketball to change defensive strategies in a Dec. 22 Southern Lakes Conference clash. The Panthers, who […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers drub host Westosha

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers drub host Westosha

Behind nine 3-pointers, including three from junior Riley Alexander, the visiting Wilmot Union High School girls basketball squad edged Westosha Central 63-24 in a Dec. 22 Southern Lakes Conference contest. With Wilmot’s win, the program has defeated the Lady Falcons in every meeting since 2011. In 2011, the Falcons narrowly […]

 
 

ALL AREA VOLLEYBALL: Falcons boast two first-team reps

ALL AREA VOLLEYBALL: Falcons boast two first-team reps

Bell headlines Panther girls By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor You really can’t have a tougher decision when it comes to deciding these postseason awards. Do you go with the bona fide star, the All-American that’s set records in the process? Or do you stick with the player that led her […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers edge visiting Waterford

BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers edge visiting Waterford

While senior Latrell Glass notched a double-double, another came close, as the Panthers defeated visiting Waterford 62-57 in a Dec. 8 Southern Lakes Conference match. Wilmot improved to 2-1 with the win. Glass, who went 5 for 5 from the free throw line, had 17 points and collected 10 rebounds. […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Hickey’s layup propels Panthers to SLC win

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Hickey’s layup propels Panthers to SLC win

In just seconds, the Waterford Union High School girls basketball team went from winners to losers, courtesy of a Wilmot sophomore Julia Hickey layup to give the Panthers a 53-52 Southern Lakes Conference win Thursday. The Panthers, who remain unbeaten in the SLC at 2-0, are in three-way deadlock for […]

 
 
 
 
 

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