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Muff among nation’s elite volleyball players

Muff among nation’s elite volleyball players

Central senior heading to Florida tourney By Jason Arndt Editor For eventual Westosha Central High School senior Connor Muff, he was one of nearly 700 Wisconsin boys volleyball players vying for a spot on the Badger Region High Performance team earlier this year, but he came through to earn one […]

 
 

SOFTBALL ALL-STATE: Wilmot boasts four representatives

SOFTBALL ALL-STATE: Wilmot boasts four representatives

Falcons’ Hrncar, Mickelson earn honorable mention After finishing as the WIAA Division 1 state softball runner-up, two Wilmot Union High School seniors earned first team all-state recognition and another received second team honors, the Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association reports. Additionally, a fourth Panther senior joins two representatives from Westosha […]

 
 

ALL-SLC: Kurylo named Track Athlete of the Year

ALL-SLC: Kurylo named Track Athlete of the Year

Six on softball first-team, five for baseball By Jason Arndt Editor When an athlete captures three Southern Lakes Conference track championships, it leaves little doubt the competitor would receive Athlete of the Year honors, which happened at Westosha Central High School. On the same day Austin Kurylo walked the stage, […]

 
 

Team believe

Team believe

New coach motivated Lady Panthers, senior foursome led charge By Jason Arndt Editor For the four departing Wilmot Union High School seniors, what they saw in first-year softball coach Jenny Jacobson was a person who never stopped believing in the Panthers, even when the chips were down at the start […]

 
 

Intentional Talk: Lady Panthers realize the ‘special’ inside

Intentional Talk: Lady Panthers realize the ‘special’ inside

Despite a turbulent start to the softball season, when Wilmot Union High School held a 3-3 record, the resilient Panthers refused to give up. Their resilience, combined with daily reminders by coach Jenny Jacobson, led to a resurgent team that finished the regular season on a 10-game win streak. “At […]

 
 

STATE TRACK: Wilmot relay finishes 2nd

STATE TRACK: Wilmot relay finishes 2nd

Falcons’ Sabourin takes 5th in discus By Jason Arndt Editor The Wilmot Union High School boys 1,600-meter relay team did it again at the WIAA Division 1 state track and field meet Saturday in La Crosse. A day after the Panther boys notched a school record in the preliminary round, […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers finish as state runner-up

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers finish as state runner-up

Hestekin’s heat too much for Wilmot By Jason Arndt Editor With an opposing pitcher set to play for the Wisconsin Badgers, the Wilmot Union High School softball team’s resiliency had a limit in Saturday’s WIAA Division 1 state championship at Madison’s Goodman Field. The Panthers, who entered play with a […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers defeat Oak Creek to move to Division 1 state championship

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers defeat Oak Creek to move to Division 1 state championship

In a one-run game, every little detail counts, including wild pitches, strong defense and a strong focus of pitching. That was the scenario in the WIAA Division 1 state softball semifinal, where Wilmot Union High School edged Oak Creek 2-1, thanks to a Knights’ Becca Oleczinak wild pitch to score […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers to play Oak Creek in Friday’s state semifinal

WIAA SOFTBALL: Panthers to play Oak Creek in Friday’s state semifinal

WIAA Division 1 State Semifinal (7 p.m. Friday) No. 2 Wilmot (23-4, 12-2 Southern Lakes) vs. No. 1 Oak Creek (29-1, 14-0 Southeast) By Jason Arndt Editor After winning its WIAA Division 1 quarterfinal Thursday morning (updated story below, with quotes), next up for the Wilmot Union High School softball […]

 
 

WIAA SOFTBALL: Hutchinson, homers power Panthers to state semifinal

WIAA SOFTBALL: Hutchinson, homers power Panthers to state semifinal

By Jason Arndt Editor Behind two home runs and a Sarah Hutchinson complete game, Wilmot Union High School shut down Germantown 4-0 in Thursday’s WIAA Division 1 state quarterfinal, which moves the Panthers to Friday’s state semifinal. Hutchinson, a senior, allowed just three hits and struck out nine through seven […]

 
 
 
 
 

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