Mustangs trample Blue Devils

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent It was no secret prior to Saturday’s game that the Southern Lakes Blue Devils would have to be almost perfect to hang with Ironman Football League power Madison Mustangs. Almost from the start, however, very little went right for the Blue Devils – and the final […]


Wilmot’s Wood, other seniors finish as All-Stars

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent When the Wilmot softball team lost a heartbreaker to eventual state qualifier Westosha Central in the sectional round, it marked the end of a successful coaching career for Bob Movrich. As it turned out, however, he had two more games left as the head coach of […]


Eterno headlines Wilmot All-SLC selections

By Dan Truttschel~ Sports Correspondent A serious knee injury last fall not only ended Wilmot senior Kenny Eterno’s football season, it threatened to end his final baseball campaign before it even began. There was no way Eterno would let that happen – so he spent the winter doing what it took […]


Seniors pace Falcons on SLC baseball squad

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent Throughout the spring baseball season, Westosha Central coach Randy Appleby often marveled at the efforts, skills and leadership of his senior class. Apparently, his fellow Southern Lakes Conference coaches felt the same way. Central placed six athletes on the All-SLC teams, all seniors, including first-team […]


Falcons battle past Wilmot for sectional final spot

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent In a high-pressure game, the team that takes advantage of its scoring opportunities is usually the one that moves on. And that definitely was the storyline in a WIAA Division 1 sectional semifinal softball contest last week. Westosha Central and Wilmot, longtime conference rivals, met […]


Wilmot comes up short in sectional semis

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent Not that playing Kenosha Bradford wasn’t difficult enough, the Wilmot baseball team found out moments before its WIAA Division 1 sectional semifinal contest last week that it would also be without its leading hitter. But the Panthers still battled the eventual state qualifier right to […]


Movrich makes call to hang up coaching book

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports correspondent Last week’s sectional semifinal loss to state-bound Westosha Central also marked the final time Wilmot softball coach Bob Movrich would lead the Panthers, as he said this week he plans to retire after 20 years with the program. Movrich started the Wilmot program in 1979. […]


Falcons put on strong display to earn state berth

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent When Westosha co-head softball coach Tom Lampe looked at the Falcons prior to 2012, he had a feeling that something good may be brewing. And not just something good, something great. Turns out, he was right – and the Falcons are on the verge of […]


Northern Musky season set to open Saturday

The northern zone musky season opens May 26 and anglers are likely to find good prospects for catching the official state fish, now that water temperatures are finally climbing and making the fish more active, state fisheries biologists say. “The start of the 2012 northern musky fishing season should be […]


Panthers come up short against Kimberl

By Dan Truttschel ~ Sports Correspondent What started out on a positive note with a pair of Southern Lakes Conference victories ended with a bit of a struggle Saturday for the Wilmot baseball team. And now the Panthers must find a way to bounce back. Wilmot dropped a pair of non-conference […]