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BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Falcon golfers seek county repeat

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Falcon golfers seek county repeat

Westosha returns senior Polick, strong sophomores By Jason Arndt Editor A year ago, the Westosha Central High School boys golf team not only made its first WIAA Division 1 state appearance since 2011, the Falcons also won the Kenosha County meet. For coach Mark Olsen, whose team qualified for the […]

 
 

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Strasser leads core of returners

BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Strasser leads core of returners

Panther golfers qualified for sectionals last year By Jason Arndt Editor Featuring Southern Lakes Conference second team honoree Zach Strasser, and two other key letter winners, Wilmot Union High School golf coach Greg Olson believes his Panthers squad can stay competitive in conference play. Strasser, who was named team Most […]

 
 

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce conference competition

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce conference competition

By Jason Arndt Editor The Wilmot Union High School softball team made a statement last season, one in which the Panthers finished as runners-up in the WIAA Division 1 state tournament. However, second-year coach Jenny Jacobson said her squad has no plans to take any opponents lightly. The opponents, Jacobson […]

 
 

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Westosha softball looks to stay atop SLC

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Westosha softball looks to stay atop SLC

By Jason Arndt Editor Capturing a Southern Lakes Conference title has been an annual ritual for the Westosha Central High School softball team, but notching a seventh straight hinges on whether the younger Falcons can come together rapidly, co-coach Tom Lampe said. The Falcons, who enter the season without five […]

 
 

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Leslie, deep pitching keys to Central season

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Leslie, deep pitching keys to Central season

By Jason Arndt Editor With the loss of eight seniors from last year, including current Division 1 Creighton University catcher Garrett Gilbert, Westosha Central High School baseball coach Jacob Morman will look to infielder Josh Leslie and a strong core of returning pitchers to lead the 2018 squad. Westosha Central, […]

 
 

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers pack punch behind Petersons, Gendron

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Panthers pack punch behind Petersons, Gendron

By Jason Arndt Editor Led by workhorse Kyle Gendron and the Peterson brothers, the Wilmot Union High School baseball team looks to stay focused in the highly competitive Southern Lakes Conference, which includes WIAA Division 1 state qualifier Burlington. Panthers coach Josh Pye, however, indicates the team needs to shore […]

 
 

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, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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