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BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers perimeter game edges Elkhorn

BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers perimeter game edges Elkhorn

By Jason Arndt Editor Against a disciplined Elkhorn Area High School boys basketball squad, host Wilmot Union High School needed one half to find its potent perimeter game in a Southern Lakes Conference tilt Jan. 12. The Panthers, who trailed 33-32 entering halftime, found their flow in the second half […]

 
 

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Tumbling toward greatness

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Tumbling toward greatness

Gymnastics roots helped Central’s Hansen in cheerleading, track By Jason Arndt Editor When Madi Hansen attended Salem Grade School, the 2017 Westosha Central graduate developed the craft of tumbling through gymnastics, where she learned valuable traits that translated into other sports. The two sports, track and field along with cheerleading, […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Grand performance

BOYS BASKETBALL: Grand performance

Panthers’ Glass eclipses 1,000 points By Jason Arndt Editor Wilmot Union High School’s Latrell Glass had a grand time at the Go Sports America Classic hosted by Carthage College on Dec. 29. Glass, a senior, not only knocked in a game-high 23 points in the Panthers 76-57 route of Kenosha […]

 
 

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: A standout for all seasons

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: A standout for all seasons

Multi-sport star Poco took love for track to next level in high school By Jason Arndt Editor At Wheatland Center School, the walls are filled with plaques highlighting athletic achievements, including record-setting performances. Among the athletes recognized, Anthony Poco’s middle school sprint records still stand, so breaking records and continuing […]

 
 

HOCKEY: Thunder co-op continues to persevere

HOCKEY: Thunder co-op continues to persevere

In a season where the Kenosha Thunder co-op hockey program is recovering from the losses of key leaders from the previous year, the team continues to press forward, in spite of difficulties and a losing skid. The Thunder, which includes representatives from Westosha Central and Wilmot Union high schools, also […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Westosha wins eighth straight

BOYS BASKETBALL: Westosha wins eighth straight

Falcons trounce host Badger The Westosha Central High School boys basketball team extended its win streak to eight games, courtesy of a 72-49 defeat of host Lake Geneva Badger Friday, when the Falcons improved to 8-1 on the season and remained unbeaten in Southern Lakes Conference play at 4-0. Senior […]

 
 

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. 2: Falcon boys hoops one game from state

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 2: Falcon boys hoops one game from state

By Jason Arndt Editor Ending a regional title drought, back-to-back outright Southern Lakes Conference championships, and its first WIAA Division 2 sectional championship appearance in school history. Those were reasons for the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team to celebrate in 2017, when the Falcons came one game short […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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