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Wilmot boys make Stoughton work for win

By Dan Truttschel – Sports Correspondent Heading into Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at top-seeded Stoughton, Wilmot boys basketball coach Terry Bruton knew his team needed to bring its best effort to advance. When the final horn sounded, the Panthers did just about that – and that’s all he could […]

 
 

Falcons breath new life back into season

By Dan Truttschel – Sports Correspondent The results of the Division 2 seeding meeting last week were less than desirable in Westosha Central coach Dave Sjong’s eyes. And that left the Falcons with just one thing to do if they wanted to prove their coach right – just win, which is […]

 
 

SEED program offers marketing opportunities

Are you farming in southeast Wisconsin and looking for new or alternative markets for your farm products?   Perhaps you are looking to expand your business and are in need of new sales opportunities. SEED (Sustainable, Edible, Economic Development) in Kenosha and Racine Counties is offering the Opportunities in Marketing to […]

 
 

Wilmot fourth, Westosha seventh at SLC wrestling

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent The Wilmot and Westosha Central wrestling teams combined to bring home three individual titles from last weekend’s Southern Lakes Conference Meet. Burlington won the team title with 231.5 points, followed by Elkhorn with 181, Badger with 169, Wilmot with 153 and Waterford with 139.5. Rounding out […]

 
 

Wilmot boys drop three games in long week

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent The past week was a tough one for the Wilmot boys basketball team. Wilmot dropped all three games to see its record drop to 7-9 overall and 6-4 in the Southern Lakes Conference. The Panthers opened play with a 67-56 loss last Monday afternoon to New […]

 
 

Wilmot girls take 1-2 overtime loss punch

By Dan Truttschel, Sports Correspondent Two overtime losses in the same week could be enough to hurt a basketball team’s confidence. But that’s not the case with the Wilmot girls squad — instead, it seems to have only made the Panthers stronger. Wilmot fell 70-65 to Waterford in the week’s first […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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