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Wilmot boys state hopes stopped by Stoughton

                  For the first time in 12 years the Wilmot Boys Basketball team advanced to the sectional round of the WIAA State Tournament, Feb. 28.                   The boys  (19-5 overall) were stopped by Stoughton (16-8 […]

 
 

Wilmot girls BB Regionals start at home tonight!

The road to Madison will start tonight, Friday, March 1, night when the Wilmot Panthers Girls Basketball team competes at 7 p.m. versus the winner of Delavan/Fort Atkinson at home.                   If they win Friday, the Wilmot girls will be return to Panther country on Saturday at 7 p.m. to […]

 
 

Vozel brings home Holy Rosary honor

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There likely aren’t too many people inside Wilmot High School who don’t appreciate what senior Sarah Vozel has accomplished during her career. But as the years have gone on, those achievements have earned recognition outside the building – and Sunday night, she joined elite company as […]

 
 

Lady Rockets defeat Marengo in a thriller

By Todd Rohde~CORRESPONDENT The Richmond-Burton girls’ basketball team entered their contest with Marengo Feb. 1 pretty evenly matched, setting the stage for a competitive showdown. And by the time that it was all said and done, the fans were treated to quite an exciting bout as the game came right […]

 
 

Skyhawk, Rocket grapplers place second, third at Regionals

By Todd Rohde~CORRESPONDENT It’s that point in the season when it’s time to perform at the top of your abilities or go home, as there are no second chances. That’s because the area wrestling teams have entered the postseason tournament, where you either qualify to keep your season’s alive by […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Zembal wins title at SLC meet

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Wilmot’s Kody Zembal entered Saturday’s Southern Lakes Conference Meet at Burlington with just one blemish on his season record. And he was plenty determined to keep it that way by the time the meet came to an end. Zembal made quick work of his two opponents […]

 
 

Wilmot boys survive St. Thomas more, fall to Wolverines

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent Recent games have provided more than a few struggles for the Wilmot boys basketball team. But in all but one case – a hard-fought Southern Lakes Conference loss last Thursday night at Waterford – the Panthers have found a way to survive. And that certainly was […]

 
 

Falcon girls make strides forward, but fall to Broncos, Badgers

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There are times when first-year Westosha Central girls basketball coach Ruth Buehler sees flashes that her team is heading in the right direction. Unfortunately, those instances aren’t happening quite enough for the Falcons to turn the corner just yet. Central showed brief glimpses of positive play […]

 
 

What snow? Boating Safety Course to be offered

Boating season is coming soon. Are you ready for fun on the water? Have you had your boating safety course yet? Did you know that those born after Dec. 1989 need this course to operate on Wisconsin waterways? To ensure you have a safe as well as fun time on […]

 
 

Wilmot survives challenges from Badger, Elkhorn

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The final scores from two Southern Lakes Conference games last week show a pair of wins for the first place Wilmot boys basketball squad. But neither was easy by any stretch of the imagination. Visiting Badger battled the Panthers all the way to the end Friday […]

 
 
 
 
 

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