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A soccer fan’s dream:Local outlaw shares World Cup experience

“Flags, jerseys and posters were hanging on every building and billboard throughout the entire country. You would drive by every diner, pharmacy, restaurant, bar, and even in cabs and you would see a match on.” – Balzrina on the atmosphere...

 

Late interception dooms Blue Devils

By Chris Bennett/Sports Correspondent If not for a few odd bounces, including in the game’s final seconds, the Southern Lakes Blue Devils might be celebrating the team’s first victory of the season instead of pondering a 0-4 record in Ironman...

 

From the bench Community lifts coach in time of need

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent To say I had quite the spring would be a huge understatement. But from something really bad came a lot of good, and a couple million reasons to count my blessings. My life changed drastically in the early...

 

SLC team looking for new coach

By Chris Bennett/SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The time is now if you ever wanted to coach the Elkhorn Area High School baseball team. Head coach Paul Manriquez recently stepped down after 14 years in charge. “I wasn’t ready to be done, but it was...

 

Memorable rides comes to an end: Panthers earned first state win since 2009

By Mike Ramczyk/Sports Editor The Wilmot baseball team’s season may have ended last week at the state tournament, but head coach Josh Pye said it was a fun ride. “We went out with a bad loss, but it doesn’t take away from what we did this...

 

Konwent named top player in SLC

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent A year ago, Westosha Central’s Kayla Konwent mostly came out of nowhere before she established herself as one of the best players, not only in the Southern Lakes Conference, but in the state. In 2014,...

 

Wilmot, Central dominate all-SLC baseball

  By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Wilmot and Westosha Central baseball teams combined to land 10 players on this year’s All-Southern Lakes Conference teams. Leading the way for the Panthers, who won the SLC title at 12-2 and...

 

Area teams earn top SLC honors

Southern Lakes   Girls Soccer First team – Merin Mundt, F, BUR. Ally Doerr, F, DD. Lauren Torhorst, F, WAT. Megan Skoczylas, M/F, ELK. Holly Grajera, M/F, UG. Ashlyn Barry, M/F, BUR. Tegan Rock, D, BUR. Madi Ruge, D, UG. Natalie Pufahl,...

 

Central, Wilmot, Badger share tennis crown

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent A second-place finish by the slimmest of margins couldn’t keep the Wilmot boys tennis team from bringing home a share of this year’s Southern Lakes Conference title. Westosha Central won the SLC Tournament...

 

Central, Wilmot track has best finish of the season

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The end of the spring season is quickly approaching, and for the Wilmot boys and girls track teams, that means final tune ups before the real important part of the schedule. And in the case of the Panthers,...

 
 
 
 

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