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WIAA TENNIS: Wilmot’s Andersen captures sectional tennis title

WIAA TENNIS: Wilmot’s Andersen captures sectional tennis title

Panther senior competes at state Thursday By Jason Arndt Editor Entering the WIAA Division 1 girls tennis sectionals, Wilmot Union High School senior Bianca Andersen knew what she had to do, which was to come away a winner. She accomplished her objective, capturing her first sectional title, and advanced to […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Panthers pounce on Burlington turnovers

FOOTBALL: Panthers pounce on Burlington turnovers

Wilmot shuts out Demons in romp By Jason Arndt Editor Wilmot capitalized on nearly every Burlington turnover Friday, when the Panthers football team hosted the Demons in its homecoming game at Frank Bucci Field. The Panthers, who entered play tied for second place in Southern Lakes Conference with the Demons, […]

 
 

VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Wilmot boys defeat Union Grove

VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Wilmot boys defeat Union Grove

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent The Wilmot Union High School boys volleyball team posted three wins last week, including one against Southern Lakes Conference opponent Union Grove on Sept. 27. The Panthers, who head into the last two weeks of the regular season, are currently 6-4-1 overall 2-2 in SLC […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Ketterhagen’s late catch seals Wilmot victory

FOOTBALL: Ketterhagen’s late catch seals Wilmot victory

By Jason Arndt Editor Unlike the last two seasons, when Lake Geneva Badger handed Wilmot overtime losses, the Panthers did not allow the same the outcome in a Sept. 28 Southern Lakes Conference clash at Badger. The Panthers, who carried a 14-3 lead into halftime, saw it diminish to a […]

 
 

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha girls sweep Wilmot

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Westosha girls sweep Wilmot

By Jason Arndt Editor When Westosha Central High School senior Laura Shoopman finds her zone, the outside hitter cannot be stopped, which propelled the Falcons to a three-game sweep of visiting Wilmot Sept. 28. Shoopman, whose team edged the Panthers, 25-18, 25-12, 25-11, accounted for a match-high 11 kills along […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Watson wills Wilmot to victory

FOOTBALL: Watson wills Wilmot to victory

By Jason Arndt Editor After spending the week of practice running drills as a running back and wide receiver, Wilmot junior Zack Watson acknowledged he was not prepared when starting quarterback Zach Lamberson went down with an injury. Watson, however, found a way to win. Lamberson, among the Southern Lakes […]

 
 

BOYS SOCCER: County soccer rivalry renewed

BOYS SOCCER: County soccer rivalry renewed

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent The county boys soccer rivalry continued between Wilmot Union and Westosha Central high schools last week as the host Falcons defeated their Southern Lakes Conference opponent 2-0 on Sept. 11. Westosha Central received its first goal on an Emmett Marckese goal assisted by Tyler Silber […]

 
 

CROSS COUNTRY: Westosha’s Allen a force to reckon with

CROSS COUNTRY: Westosha’s Allen a force to reckon with

Anderson leads again for girls By Troy Sparks Correspondent The leading runners for both the Westosha Central boys and girls cross country teams stepped up big time on a challenging course at UW-Parkside in the 50th annual Angel Cross Country Invitational on Sept. 15. Freshman Will Allen held his own […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Broncos shutout Westosha

FOOTBALL: Broncos shutout Westosha

Westosha Central High School, seeking its first Southern Lakes Conference football victory, ran into a buzz saw Sept. 7 against visiting Union Grove. Union Grove, which held the Falcons to 103 total offensive yards, amassed 341 total offensive yards to shutout Westosha Central 38-0. “We struggled with getting off the […]

 
 

FOOTBALL: Missed opportunities

FOOTBALL: Missed opportunities

Wilmot falls to Waterford By Jason Arndt Editor In a contest closer than what the score indicates, one team struggled to finish drives, and the other made key stops and plays when it mattered the most Friday at Wilmot Union High School’s Frank Bucci Field. While the Panthers accounted for […]