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BASEBALL BRIEFS: Wilmot splits twin bill with Elkhorn

BASEBALL BRIEFS: Wilmot splits twin bill with Elkhorn

The Wilmot Union High School baseball team split a doubleheader against Southern Lakes Conference opponent Elkhorn on May 4. Meanwhile, on the same day, Westosha Central dropped two tightly contested games in a twin bill with Waterford. For the Panthers, they won the first game 6-3 but lost 12-2 in […]

 
 

SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westosha’s Lynch notches second at Janesville golf invite

SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westosha’s Lynch notches second at Janesville golf invite

Wilmot softball shines at Jamboree Westosha Central High School’s Paul Lynch placed second among a field of 50 golfers to lead the Falcons to a fourth-place finish at the 12-team Ashenfelter Invitational in Janesville on May 4. Lynch, who carded a 73 on the par-72 Riverside Golf Course, finished one […]

 
 

BASEBALL: Panthers’ Peterson produces back-to-back victories

BASEBALL: Panthers’ Peterson produces back-to-back victories

Wilmot on six-game win streak By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In back-to-back outings last week, Wilmot Union High School senior Tanner Peterson gave the Panthers what they needed, two victories to extend their winning streak to six games. Peterson, who no-hit Lake Geneva Badger on April 23, followed up with […]

 
 

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Area teams avenge earlier losses to conference opponents

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Area teams avenge earlier losses to conference opponents

The Wilmot Union and Westosha Central high school softball teams garnered revenge last week in contests against Southern Lakes Conference opponents. For Wilmot, which lost 9-6 to Union Grove on April 2, the Panthers defeated the Broncos in a 2-1 pitcher’s duel April 25. Meanwhile, Westosha Central bounced back from […]

 
 

TRACK AND FIELD: Panthers boys, girls place third at Z-Invite

TRACK AND FIELD: Panthers boys, girls place third at Z-Invite

Wilmot’s Ketterhagen leads area athletes The Wilmot Union High School boys and girls track and field teams finished third at the April 19 Z-Invite hosted by Westosha Central. Waterford, which won the boys title with 174 points, also notched a win on the girls side with 232 points. The Wilmot […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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