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Turnovers cost Falcons in home loss to Elkhorn

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent Turnovers at inopportune times came back to haunt the Westosha Central boys basketball team in its only game last week. And, unfortunately for the Falcons, they were just too much to overcome. Visiting Elkhorn outscored the Falcons 16-11 in a key third-quarter stretch en route to […]

 
 

Panthers’ defense rules against Broncos

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Last week’s home game with Union Grove should have been a stiff test for the Wilmot girls basketball team. But once again, the Panthers’ defense made sure that didn’t happen. Wilmot held the Broncos to just nine second-half points, including only two in the fourth […]

 
 

Gymnasts take seventh at Spartan Invite

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor After competing short-handed against Elkhorn just two days before, Westosha/Union Grove gymnastics coach Bill Price was pleased simply not to finish last Saturday at the Spartan Invite in Madison. The gym team scored 108.15 to finish seventh of eight teams in the White Division. Burlington/Badger/Wilmot […]

 
 

Bad quarter dooms Westosha in two games

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent One big quarter by the opposition continues to be too much for the Westosha Central girls basketball team to overcome. In two games last week, the Falcons hung with both Wilmot and Elkhorn for three of each game’s four quarters – but in the other […]

 
 

Panther girls win pair of contests, go to 8-1 overall

  By Dan Truttschel Correspondent   Any chance the Delavan-Darien girls’ basketball team had of an upset Friday night disappeared rather quickly. The Comets had visiting Wilmot to thank for that. Wilmot raced out to a 13-2 first-quarter lead, followed by a 20-10 scoring edge in the second and never […]

 
 

Gymnasts post season best

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor The Westosha/Union Grove gymnastics team formed a co-op this year in order to increase numbers – and the quality of the team. Unfortunately, a number of untimely injuries have taken a toll, putting the squad’s top two athletes on the sidelines. That was the case […]

 
 

Wilmot boys second at Hale

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent     About halfway through the third quarter Friday afternoon, it looked like the Wilmot boys’ basketball team might leave the West Allis Hale Tournament with the first-place trophy. That’s where Hale’s Nick Sotiros entered, however, and ruined the Panthers’ chances. Sotiros scored eight straight […]

 
 

Gymnasts gear up for home Falcon Invite

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent   Several of the top teams in the state will converge on Westosha Central High School Saturday morning for the 30th annual Falcon Gymnastics Invitational. Action the 12-team meet begins at 10 a.m. The awards ceremony will begin about 3:15 p.m. Scheduled to compete are […]

 
 

Trewyn leads Whippets past Westosha girls

  By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent Even without one of its best players, the Whitewater girls’ basketball team still poses a formidable threat for each of its opponents. And that’s just what Westosha Central found out last week. Whitewater sophomore guard Brooke Trewyn poured in a game-high 21 points to […]

 
 

Wilmot wrestlers put together title effort

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent A first-place finish at Saturday’s Oconomowoc Duals was certainly a nice feather in the cap of the Wilmot wrestling team. But veteran coach John Watson also knows there will be much bigger events down the road. Wilmot ran the table with a perfect 4-0 record […]

 
 
 
 
 

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