Two Wilmot players also land on squad

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Two members of the Wilmot softball team recently received All-Southern Lakes Conference recognition. Senior catcher Taylor Kontaxis was a second-team selection, while freshman infielder-outfielder Sawyer Wightman landed on honorable mention. Wilmot posted a 14-9 overall record in 2013, including an 8-6 mark in the SLC, good […]


Fonk highlights 2013 All-SLC softball team

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent It should come as no surprise to see several members of the Westosha Central softball team on this year’s All-Southern Lakes Conference list. The Falcons dominated the competition all spring – one that ended with the Division 1 state title last week – and the SLC […]


Panther girls fall to Westosha in sectional semis

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The similarities all three times the Wilmot softball team faced Westosha Central this spring were eerily similar. In fact, the only difference was the length of the third game – and that only changed by an inning. Central posted its third 10-0 win over the Panthers […]


Free fishing this weekend in Wisconsin

Richard Bong State Recreation Area announces special Open House and Free Fishing Day programs for June 2: • Join others at Richard Bong State Recreation Area for a special family day Sunday on June 2. It’s Open House and Free Fishing Day and that means no licenses are needed by anyone […]


Falcons struggle in four losses

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent The spring season took a tough turn for the Westosha Central baseball team last week. Central dropped all four games, including three in the Southern Lakes Conference, to fall to 6-13 overall heading into action this week. The Falcons opened play with an 8-4 loss […]


Westosha third, Wilmot fourth at SLC tourney

By Jennifer Eisenbart~Sports Editor Enduring windy conditions and a rain delay from Thursday, the Westosha and Wilmot boys tennis teams still came away with positive results from last week’s Southern Lakes Conference tennis tournament. Westosha finished third as a team and third overall in the final SLC standings, while Wilmot […]


Panthers pick up pair of SLC victories

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent If the Wilmot baseball team suffered any lingering effects from a loss to rival Westosha Central last week, it certainly wasn’t obvious. Wilmot bounced back in fine fashion with a pair of Southern Lakes Conference victories over Waterford. The Panthers defeated the Wolverines 7-1 May 6, […]


Panther girls scratch out win against Delavan

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent In year’s past, a Southern Lakes Conference softball game with Delavan-Darien usually meant a pretty easy afternoon at the office. It appears those days have ended. Wilmot found itself in a battle all afternoon when it hosted the Comets and their freshman pitcher Jennah Speth May […]


Stevenson plays in All-Star contest

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There were many goals for the inaugural “Mark Your Moment” all-star basketball game last week at Indian Trails Academy. Event organizers hoped to showcase high school players for college coaches, wanted to raise some money for a good cause and put on a high-quality competition. By […]


Panther baseball team confident for 2013

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There already were plenty of reasons for optimism when the Wilmot baseball team opened 2013 practice sessions two weeks ago. But now that the defending Southern Lakes Conference champions finally have been able to get outside – once as of early this week – that excitement […]