Wilmot struggles to stop Notre Dame in opener

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent There were plenty of unknowns for the Wilmot football team as it prepared for its 2012 opener Friday night at Notre Dame Prep (Niles, Ill.). But it didn’t take long for the Panthers to realize their new non-conference opponent had plenty of firepower. Notre Dame drove […]


Westosha boys ready to make another push to state

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent With each passing season, the Westosha Central boys volleyball team continues to raise its expectations. If that trend continues in 2012, there’s big things on the horizon. Central opens play this year on the heels of its second straight WIAA State Tournament appearance in 2011. The […]


Lady Falcons nab sixth at Thomas More Joust

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent It’s no secret that the annual Joust Tournament always provides a great test for some of the state’s best girls volleyball teams. That’s why a top finish at the event can tell a lot about a team – and if that’s the case, it looks like […]


Sequoits look to hold their own on the gridiron

By Todd Rohde~Correspondent Over the years, the Antioch football program has been known to take control and attain success out on the gridiron. And if everything falls into place and goes as planned, the Sequoits should once again be a team to keep your eye on again this year. “I […]


Lady Rockets strive to ride the momentum of last year’s success

By Todd Rohde~Correspondent                   The Richmond-Burton girls volleyball team enters the new season with some respect from the surrounding teams and deservingly so. That’s because the Lady Rockets have earned it through their consistent play and recent success out on the court the last couple of years.                   This season […]


Panthers hope to build on 2011 success

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The 2011 season was deemed a success on several fronts for the Wilmot football team. And why not? The Panthers had 10 wins, captured its first playoff victory in several years and brought home a share of the Southern Lakes Conference championship. How Wilmot follows up […]


Lady Falcons hope to contend in SLC

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent It’s still early, but longtime Westosha Central girls volleyball coach Charlie Berg has a good feeling about his 2012 squad. Now it’s up to the girls on the team to confirm those positive thoughts. Central returns five seniors that advanced to a Division 1 sectional semifinal […]


Westosha football hoping for improved season

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The success of football teams in the Southern Lakes Conference last year was well documented, as a trio tied for the title and one, Waterford, almost brought home a state title. Those accomplishments haven’t gone unnoticed by others in the SLC – including Westosha Central, which […]


Rockets prepare for 2012 season with eye toward playoffs

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent As the scorched Earth summer gives way to the milder temperatures of fall, the Richmond-Burton Rockets varsity football team has already been practicing in preparation for another Big Northern conference campaign and run deep into the post-season. The Rockets finished 12-2 last year including a third […]


Warhawks ranked No. 1 in preseason poll

Three time defending NCAA Division III champion UW-Whitewater is ranked number one in the preseason poll released July 31. UW-Whitewater received 17 of 25 first place votes. The University of Mount Union, with the remaining eight first place votes, is second and Wesley College (Delaware) is third.  Mary Hardin-Baylor […]


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