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MEET THE FALCONS: A glance at each boys basketball player

MEET THE FALCONS: A glance at each boys basketball player

Dylan Anderson, junior Favorite movie: “Space Jam” Favorite song: “God’s Plan,” by Drake Favorite Athlete: Doug McDermott Why I love basketball: It gives me goosebumps when I play. It’s my favorite thing to do. We went to state because: We outworked and outhustled teams. We worked hard and believed. Hobby: […]

 
 

Started from the bottom

Started from the bottom

Community lays groundwork with Westosha basketball feeder program By Jason Arndt Editor Before Westosha Central High School hired James Hyllberg as head coach of the boys basketball team, which endured seven consecutive losing seasons, the local feeder program stayed busy developing some of the future Falcons who played a role […]

 
 

STATE BASKETBALL: Kaukauna clips Falcons, dream season ends

STATE BASKETBALL: Kaukauna clips Falcons, dream season ends

Westosha hangs tough with state’s top team, player, proves it belongs By Jason Arndt Editor For an unknown team from Paddock Lake, the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team looked like it belonged on the Kohl Center court Friday in Madison, where the Falcons played heavily-favored Kaukauna in Friday’s […]

 
 

Falcon for a day

Falcon for a day

By Jason Arndt Editor Long before the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team boarded the bus for Oregon, the enthusiastic Falcon student section stood and waited in the school lobby March 10, when the Falcons played in the WIAA Division 2 sectional final. After the team left for Oregon, […]

 
 

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Zeller made most of first state appearance

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Zeller made most of first state appearance

Central gymnast shows potential, coach said By Jason Arndt Editor On the state stage, there are athletes who buckle under pressure and there are those who show poise, and Westosha Central junior Megan Zeller is the latter of the two. Zeller, an individual state qualifier for Kenosha Combined Gymnastics in […]

 
 

WIAA BASKETBALL: Wilmot season ends at Elkhorn

WIAA BASKETBALL: Wilmot season ends at Elkhorn

Glass concludes historic career By Jason Arndt Editor Entering the WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at Elkhorn Area High School, the Wilmot Union High School boys basketball looked to avenge a 68-64 regular season loss to the Elks on Feb. 16, but Elkhorn denied the Panthers of a chance for […]

 
 

WIAA BASKETBALL: Central earns first state boys basketball berth

WIAA BASKETBALL: Central earns first state boys basketball berth

No. 2 Westosha Central 76, No. 1 Monona Grove 55 By Jason Arndt Editor Faced with the memories of last year’s WIAA Division 2 sectional final loss to Waunakee, the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team refused to let another chance of a state berth slip from its fingers […]

 
 

WIAA BASKETBALL: Falcons advance to sectional final

WIAA BASKETBALL: Falcons advance to sectional final

Westosha Central (21-4) to play Monona Grove (24-1) Saturday By Jason Arndt Editor Since the first day of practice, the Falcons had last season’s WIAA Division 2 sectional final loss in their mind, and wanted to finish what they couldn’t a year ago. The second-seeded Westosha Central High School basketball […]

 
 

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons headed to sectional semifinals

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons headed to sectional semifinals

No. 2 Westosha Central wins regional title, plays No. 4 Elkhorn Thursday By Jason Arndt Editor Through more than 34 minutes in Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional final at Westosha Central High School, the clash with visiting Waukesha West could have gone either way, until Falcons junior Jaeden Zackery found […]

 
 

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Westosha breaks apart Eagles in second half

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Westosha breaks apart Eagles in second half

No. 2 Westosha Central (19-4) hosts No. 3 Waukesha West (16-7) 7 p.m. Saturday By Jason Arndt Editor In Friday’s WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal against visiting Jefferson, when Westosha Central High School’s Cooper Brinkman got started, the rest of the Falcons followed. The second-seeded Falcons, who carried a 31-24 […]