Sports

Wilmot tennis duo formed strong bond

Wilmot tennis duo formed strong bond

State champions reflect on fall season, look to future By Jason Arndt Editor Halle Rosentreter and Gwen Hammond had a whirlwind fall sports season as doubles partners on the Wilmot Union High School tennis team. The Panthers duo, which won the WIAA Division 1 state doubles title, then snagged the […]

 
 

All Area Basketball: Crowded at the top

All Area Basketball: Crowded at the top

Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area players rank among state’s best By Chris Bennett Correspondent Southern Lakes Newspapers released this year’s All-Area Basketball Team, which features two conference players of the year, including Kacie Carollo. Carollo, a senior at Whitewater, earned Rock Valley Conference Player of the Year en route to a […]

 
 

Kearby continues honing craft in volleyball

Kearby continues honing craft in volleyball

Falcons junior reflects on Falcons’ state appearance, team chemistry By Jason Arndt Editor Junior Keegan Kearby didn’t need much time to transition from libero to setter for the Westosha Central High School boys volleyball team. Kearby, named Southern Lakes Conference Athlete of the Year last fall, said the transition was […]

 
 

WIAA Gymnastics: Wilmot Co-op gymnastics win state title

WIAA Gymnastics: Wilmot Co-op gymnastics win state title

Pye, Murphy emerge as individual champions By Jason Arndt Editor Coach Jordin Miller, of the Wilmot Co-op Gymnastics team, simply hoped for consistent performances from her squad entering the Feb. 27 WIAA Division 1 state meet in the Wisconsin Rapids. Miller, in a previous interview, said consistency will play a […]

 
 

WIAA Girls Gymnastics: Wilmot Co-op gymnastics returns to state

WIAA Girls Gymnastics: Wilmot Co-op gymnastics returns to state

Team claims sectional title By Jason Arndt Editor Wilmot Co-op gymnastics, unlike last year, spent the afternoon of Feb. 20 huddled in their home gym at Burlington’s Karcher Middle School awaiting results from the WIAA Division 1 Hartford Union High School Sectional. The team, which participated in the morning session, […]

 
 

WIAA Boys Basketball: Central unable to keep pace with Burlington

WIAA Boys Basketball: Central unable to keep pace with Burlington

Falcons season ends in regional final By Jason Arndt Editor The Westosha Central High School boys basketball team can always depend on junior Jack Rose to step up when needed. Rose, the Falcons’ leading scorer, did what he always does in a Feb. 20 WIAA Division 1 regional final against […]

 
 

Boys Basketball: Central’s Rose surpasses 1,000 career points

Boys Basketball: Central’s Rose surpasses 1,000 career points

By Jason Arndt Editor Westosha Central High School junior Jack Rose accomplished 1,000 career points but in fewer games compared to three others in program history during a non-conference matchup with Stoughton. The 6-4 Rose, who scored a game-high 29 points in the Feb. 9 double overtime loss to Stoughton, […]

 
 

WIAA Girls Basketball: Panthers claim regional championship

WIAA Girls Basketball: Panthers claim regional championship

Freshman Johnson resets school record with 40 points By Jason Arndt Editor Broken ankles and a turbulent final stretch of the regular season did not break the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball season. The Panthers, who ended the regular season with seven straight losses, went without most of their […]

 
 

WIAA Wrestling: Panthers DeFilippo punches ticket to state wrestling meet

WIAA Wrestling: Panthers DeFilippo punches ticket to state wrestling meet

By Jason Arndt Editor First-year coach Brian Hopkins describes freshman Logan DeFilippo as a quiet, but resilient, wrestler for the Wilmot Union High School wrestling team. DeFilippo, at 106 pounds, showed his resilience in the Feb. 6 WIAA Division 1 sectional at Brookfield East, where he cruised through his first […]

 
 

WIAA Wrestling: Central sends Seward to state wrestling meet

WIAA Wrestling: Central sends Seward to state wrestling meet

By Jason Arndt Editor Westosha Central High School, like other wrestling programs, underwent a challenging season with the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic, unlike previous years, caused the WIAA to send fewer wrestlers to the State Individual Tournament to limit the amount of people inside a venue. The Falcons, however, […]