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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 […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 4: Panthers’ Andersen notches back-to-back accolades

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 4: Panthers’ Andersen notches back-to-back accolades

By Jason Arndt Editor In her third varsity tennis season, Wilmot junior Bianca Andersen won the SLC Athlete of the Year for the second straight season, and stamped another ticket to the WIAA Division 1 state tournament. Her Athlete of the Year honor was unanimous. Although Andersen saw the same […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 5: Westosha football has winning record

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 – No. 5: Westosha football has winning record

By Jason Arndt Editor Sparked by a 4-0 start to open the year, the Westosha Central football team achieved its first winning season since 2010, when the Falcons finished 6-4. The Falcons, who secured the winning record in a homecoming win to Delavan-Darien, were led by Utah transfer quarterback Jaden […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 6-10: Wilmot hoops produces improbable run

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017 6-10: Wilmot hoops produces improbable run

Westosha girls volleyball stays steady By Jason Arndt Editor When it comes to team accomplishments, 2017 brought a year of historic accolades for several teams, including the Wilmot Union High School girls softball team and Westosha Central boys basketball squad. While there was no shortage of team milestones in 2017, […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons equalize Wilmot’s perimeter threats

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons equalize Wilmot’s perimeter threats

Zackery knocks in game-high 25 points for Westosha Central By Jason Arndt Editor A barrage of 3-pointers by visiting Wilmot Union High School was enough to force Jaeden Zackery and the Westosha Central boys basketball to change defensive strategies in a Dec. 22 Southern Lakes Conference clash. The Panthers, who […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers drub host Westosha

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers drub host Westosha

Behind nine 3-pointers, including three from junior Riley Alexander, the visiting Wilmot Union High School girls basketball squad edged Westosha Central 63-24 in a Dec. 22 Southern Lakes Conference contest. With Wilmot’s win, the program has defeated the Lady Falcons in every meeting since 2011. In 2011, the Falcons narrowly […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Falcons continue to play with heart amid tough competition

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Falcons continue to play with heart amid tough competition

By Jason Arndt Editor Aside from a challenging non conference schedule, the Westosha Central High School girls basketball team continues to hold its own in the Southern Lakes Conference, where the Lady Falcons boast a 2-1 record entering Friday’s contest against visiting Wilmot. The Lady Falcons, in their first year […]

 
 

ALL AREA VOLLEYBALL: Falcons boast two first-team reps

ALL AREA VOLLEYBALL: Falcons boast two first-team reps

Bell headlines Panther girls By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor You really can’t have a tougher decision when it comes to deciding these postseason awards. Do you go with the bona fide star, the All-American that’s set records in the process? Or do you stick with the player that led her […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons tempo too much for visiting Elks

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons tempo too much for visiting Elks

By Jason Arndt Editor Although visiting Elkhorn had size, Westosha Central High School’s transition game proved too much to handle on Dec. 8, when the Falcons opened their Southern Lakes Conference slate with a 59-42 decision. The Falcons, who did not play for 10 days, were up against 6-foot-10 senior […]

 
 
 
 
 

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