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BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers look to contend in competitive conference

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers look to contend in competitive conference

Wilmot returns multiple starters By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Boasting eight letter winners, including six returning starters, the Wilmot Union High School baseball team looks to take the next step in the Southern Lakes Conference. The Panthers, who finished 16-9 overall, placed second to WIAA Division 1 state qualifier Burlington […]

 
 

GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Establishing a soccer culture

GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Establishing a soccer culture

Panthers experiencing growth By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In Western Kenosha County, where other sports have dominated the scene, third-year soccer coach Tim Stewart is looking to create a new culture at Wilmot Union High School. The Panthers, who play in a challenging Southern Lakes Conference, finished in the lower […]

 
 

BOYS GOLF PREVIEWS: Central looks to contend in competitive conference

Wilmot returns one letter-winner By Jason Arndt Staff Writer While Westosha Central High School is coming off its second straight WIAA Division 1 state berth, longtime Falcons coach Mark Olsen looks to focus on the local circuit, notably the highly competitive Southern Lakes Conference. A year ago, the Falcons finished […]

 
 

SOFTBALL: Lesson learned

SOFTBALL: Lesson learned

Lampe bests former student, Demons to avenge last season’s sectional loss By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Long ago, in a Westosha Central High School economics classroom, softball coach Tom Lampe racked brains with knowledge of stock markets, balanced checkbooks and other stuff that probably shot straight over a lot of students’ […]

 
 

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Falcons return pitching and experience

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Falcons return pitching and experience

By Jason Arndt Editor A year ago, the Westosha Central High School baseball team was two wins away from reaching the WIAA Division 1 state championship series in Appleton, dropping a 4-3 decision to Kenosha Tremper. The Falcons, however, return 10 letter-winners, including all of their pitchers, which gives six-year […]

 
 

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Pitching, leadership key to Panthers’ season

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Pitching, leadership key to Panthers’ season

By Jason Arndt Editor For the Wilmot Union High School softball team, its season hinges on two key components, pitching and leadership. Wilmot, which finished second in Southern Lakes Conference play at 11-3 (17-4 overall), welcomes back senior left-hander Madi Zerr and sophomore right-hander Anna Wischnowski as the team’s dynamic […]

 
 

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Falcons boast depth, speed entering season

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Falcons boast depth, speed entering season

By Jason Arndt Editor Boasting seven returning letter winners, including three all-Southern Lakes Conference performers, the Westosha Central High School softball team looks to stay in the hunt for a conference title. Staying in the hunt, however, will depend on how well the nine newcomers adjust to varsity game. “We […]

 
 

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Zeller’s goal fulfilled at state gymnastics

WIAA GYMNASTICS:  Zeller’s goal fulfilled at state gymnastics

By Jason Arndt Editor Before Kenosha Combined senior Megan Zeller approached the vault at the WIAA Division 1 state gymnastics meet on March 2, the Westosha Central representative admits she was nervous, but remembered everything she went through to get there. Zeller, a two-year member of Kenosha Combined, recalled the […]

 
 

WIAA WRESTLING: Wilmot’s Gough found his way after conference bout

WIAA WRESTLING: Wilmot’s Gough found his way after conference bout

By Jason Arndt Editor When Wilmot Union High School senior Larz Gough finished fourth at the Southern Lakes Conference tournament, he knew he could do better, and decided to give everything he had on the wrestling mat. Gough, at 182 pounds, did just that by winning the WIAA Division 1 […]

 
 

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons fly by Wilmot to win regional title

Westosha Central guard Jake Mueller drives past Panther sophomore during the second half of Saturday's WIAA Division 2 regional final (Jason Arndt/The Report).

By Jason Arndt Editor Westosha Central coach James Hyllberg and senior Jaeden Zackery agreed with how their team’s first half production turned out in Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional final with county rival Wilmot. “That is probably the best first half we have played all season,” said Hyllberg. “We got […]

 
 
 
 
 

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