Wilmot girls jump ahead early, down Westosha

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent It was clear early Friday night that the Wilmot and Westosha Central girls basketball teams are at different points in their development. For Wilmot, the game signaled yet another piece of an impressive start to the season – and for Central, it was another chance to […]


Panthers’ defense makes Falcon boys miserable

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There’s going to be nights when the Wilmot boys basketball team has trouble finding the hoop on a consistent basis. That’s just a fact of life – however, one thing the Panthers can always hang their hat on is their defense. And that was the difference […]


Wilmot girls among Southern Lakes favorites

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent As a new season approaches, nearly every single coach is optimistic that his or her team will have success. Of course, some of that optimism isn’t realistic – but in the case of Wilmot girls coach Keiya Square, it’s definitely warranted. And Square has the roster […]


Panther boys open with victory for new coach

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent For a varsity head coaching debut, it couldn’t have gone much better than it did last week for Wilmot’s Jake Erbentraut. And now it’s on to the next challenge. Erbentraut’s Panthers came out of the gate firing on all cylinders and never really let up en […]


Westosha sees season end in sectional semis

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There were times throughout the 2012 campaign that the Westosha Central boys volleyball team was its own worst enemy. Sometimes those unforced errors didn’t cost the Falcons too badly – but at others, they did – and when they happen in the post-season, the result often […]


Future predicted: Vozel heads to Ashford

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Prior to taking over the varsity girls basketball program at Wilmot High School, Keiya Square roamed the sidelines at Southern Lakes Conference rival Delavan-Darien. But even back then, one Wilmot player definitely caught his attention – and now four years later, her college plans have been […]


Panthers dominate Comets, 48-12

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Two football teams with entirely different agendas met at Friday night. But early on, it would have been hard to tell which team was about the end its season and which one had a playoff berth on the line. Visiting Delavan-Darien, which struggled to just one […]


Wilmot girls take seventh at SLC tournament

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The final results from Saturday’s Southern Lakes Conference Tournament didn’t show that great of an overall finish for the Wilmot girls volleyball team. But in a year when the Panthers showed vast improvement from recent seasons, there still were plenty of positives that came from it. […]


Panthers can’t find answers to Badger attack

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent All last week, the Wilmot football team prepared each day to try and stop the high-powered Badger offensive attack. But faring well against a scout team in practice and duplicating that effort in the glare of the bright lights are two different things. And the Panthers […]


Wilmot continues run at Delavan-Darien tourney

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Based on history, the Wilmot girls volleyball team almost didn’t even need to compete at Saturday’s Delavan-Darien Tournament to ensure a first-place finish. Each of the past two years, the Panthers have come home with the title – and that trend continued again this year […]