Wilmot

BASEBALL: Westosha, Wilmot both beat Indian Trail

BASEBALL: Westosha, Wilmot both beat Indian Trail

Westosha Central 8, Indian Trail 5 When Jake Morman needed a pitcher to deliver, Dylan Anderson stepped in, striking out six and walked three through 5.2 innings in Monday’s 8-5 non conference victory against visiting Indian Trail. Anderson, who allowed four earned runs on eight hits, also contributed at the […]

 
 

GIRLS SOCCER: Wilmot to rely on core of senior leaders

GIRLS SOCCER: Wilmot to rely on core of senior leaders

By Jason Arndt Editor For Wilmot Union High School girls soccer coach Tim Stewart, he will look to three seniors to lead the Panthers on the field, where each of them bring a different set of strengths. The Panthers are led by defender Kordan Kopp, keeper Montana Peterson and striker […]

 
 

SOFTBALL: Panthers edge Westosha Central in pitcher’s duel

SOFTBALL: Panthers edge Westosha Central in pitcher’s duel

By Jason Arndt Editor With gusty winds and rainfall, scoring runs in Friday’s softball contest between Wilmot Union High School and visiting Westosha Central would not be an easy task, and having two ace pitchers go head-to-head made it tougher. The challenging contest opened with five scoreless innings, and ended […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Accomplished seniors, area’s best team highlight 3rd annual squad

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Accomplished seniors, area’s best team highlight 3rd annual squad

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Throw convention out the window. This isn’t your mom and dad’s All-Area team. A passion for the unusual and an overall unwillingness to leave out deserving stars has the second annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Girls Basketball team featuring seven first team members, along with […]

 
 

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Strasser leads core of returners

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Strasser leads core of returners

Panther golfers qualified for sectionals last year By Jason Arndt Editor Featuring Southern Lakes Conference second team honoree Zach Strasser, and two other key letter winners, Wilmot Union High School golf coach Greg Olson believes his Panthers squad can stay competitive in conference play. Strasser, who was named team Most […]

 
 

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 […]