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SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce conference competition

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce conference competition

By Jason Arndt Editor The Wilmot Union High School softball team made a statement last season, one in which the Panthers finished as runners-up in the WIAA Division 1 state tournament. However, second-year coach Jenny Jacobson said her squad has no plans to take any opponents lightly. The opponents, Jacobson […]

 
 

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers pack punch behind Petersons, Gendron

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers pack punch behind Petersons, Gendron

By Jason Arndt Editor Led by workhorse Kyle Gendron and the Peterson brothers, the Wilmot Union High School baseball team looks to stay focused in the highly competitive Southern Lakes Conference, which includes WIAA Division 1 state qualifier Burlington. Panthers coach Josh Pye, however, indicates the team needs to shore […]

 
 

WIAA BASKETBALL: Wilmot season ends at Elkhorn

WIAA BASKETBALL: Wilmot season ends at Elkhorn

Glass concludes historic career By Jason Arndt Editor Entering the WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at Elkhorn Area High School, the Wilmot Union High School boys basketball looked to avenge a 68-64 regular season loss to the Elks on Feb. 16, but Elkhorn denied the Panthers of a chance for […]

 
 

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Burlington co-op back to state

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Burlington co-op back to state

Wilmot’s Zeitler helps team make first state bid since 2014 By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Huddled on the elevated floor platform Feb. 22 at the Division 1 Waukesha West Sectional, members of the BUW gymnastics squad waited anxiously for a magic word – Kenosha. As team standings were read over […]

 
 

WIAA WRESTLING: Valach, McNeill set for state

WIAA WRESTLING: Valach, McNeill set for state

By Jason Arndt Editor A year after Westosha Central and Wilmot were shutout from state representation after sectionals, the two area schools will send one wrestler each to next weekend’s Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 1 state meet, including sectional title winner Hunter Valach. Falcons senior Reid McNeill, who placed […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers pounce on Tremper

BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers pounce on Tremper

A night after dropping a four-point verdict to Southern Lakes Conference opponent Elkhorn, the Wilmot Union High School boys basketball team bounced back, defeating Kenosha Tremper 87-74 in a Feb. 17 non conference contest. Wilmot, which notched its third win in four games, trailed 43-39 entering halftime, but outscored the […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL WRESTLING: Panthers’ Valach wins title, Westosha’s McNeill to join him at state meet

WIAA SECTIONAL WRESTLING: Panthers’ Valach wins title, Westosha’s McNeill to join him at state meet

By Jason Arndt Editor A year after Westosha Central and Wilmot were shutout at sectionals, the two area schools will send one representative each to next weekend’s WIAA Division 1 state wrestling meet, including sectional title winner Hunter Valach. Valach, a 170-pound Wilmot senior, coasted in his first two matches […]

 
 

WIAA WRESTLING: Panthers send 7 to wrestling sectionals

WIAA WRESTLING: Panthers send 7 to wrestling sectionals

Team garners three regional champions By Jason Arndt Editor Coming off their Southern Lakes Conference wrestling titles, the trends continued for Wilmot Union High School seniors Joey Graham and Hunter Valach, both of whom secured championships in the WIAA Division 1 regional hosted by Elkhorn Area High School on Feb. […]

 
 

WIAA SWIMMING: Wilmot’s Matthews, Tenhagen stamp tickets to state

WIAA SWIMMING: Wilmot’s Matthews, Tenhagen stamp tickets to state

By Jason Arndt Editor When Wilmot Union High School senior Emmett Matthews completed his 200-yard freestyle race at the Feb. 10 WIAA Division 1 boys swimming sectional, he knew his time was enough to qualify for this weekend’s state meet at the Natatorium on the University of Wisconsin campus. Winning […]

 
 

SLC WRESTLING: Panthers Graham, Valach win titles

SLC WRESTLING: Panthers Graham, Valach win titles

Bell and McNeill, of Westosha, take third By Jason Arndt Editor In the fierce Southern Lakes Conference, where three schools are among the top 10 in the Division 1 state wrestling rankings, there is little margin for error. To succeed, especially in the Feb. 3 conference tournament, preparation and near […]

 
 
 
 
 

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