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Panthers have unfinished business

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The 2013 Wilmot baseball team made a run at the WIAA State Tournament but fell short in the sectional final by just one run. This year’s team plans to take the next step. Led by seven returning seniors,...

 

Central sweeps doubleheader

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central baseball team got the 2014 season off to a good start Saturday morning. Central swept visiting Shoreland Lutheran, with a 13-3, five-inning win in the opener, followed by a 3-0 shutout...

 

Interim coach will lead Falcons

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent Optimism is high around the Westosha Central baseball team this spring. And now it’s up to the Falcons to turn that optimism into results on the field. Central will lean on its senior leadership and depth...

 

Hensel, Schattner earn first team honors

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The impact that Wilmot senior boys basketball players Nate Hensel and Brandon Schattner made the past four years certainly can’t be overlooked. Both standouts recently landed on the All-SLC first team...

 

Three Falcons grace all-conference squad

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent The Westosha Central basketball team recently landed three players on the All-Southern Lakes Conference teams. Junior Jaela McGill was a second-team pick, while junior teammate Madi Stanczak was named honorable...

 

Clements named queen of Southern Lakes

By Dan Truttschel~Sports Correspondent As a young freshman, Wilmot’s Kari Clements made an immediate impact during the Panthers’ post-season run. In just four games near the end of that year, she scored 25 points – but as it turned out,...

 

Lady Panthers rally for semifinal victory

By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent A 13-point deficit in the first half of last week’s Division 2 sectional semifinal could have spelled doom for the Wilmot girls basketball team. But the Panthers stayed the course and turned to an old...

 

Season ends one game from state

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent It didn’t take long to see how talented the DeForest girls basketball team was Sat-urday afternoon at Janesville Craig. The Norskies were ranked in the top five in the state, and in a flash, they flexed...

 

Basketball season an unforgettable journey

By Dan Truttschel/Sports Correspondent Since high school coaching found its way into my life in 2002, there have been a few stops along the way and jobs at a variety of levels. I’ve been an eighth-grade coach, a varsity assistant, a JV coach...

 

Lady Panthers cruise

By Dan Truttschel-Sports Correspondent A sluggish first quarter Feb. 7 couldn’t take the wind out of the Wilmot girls basketball team’s sails. Senior standout Kari Clements etched her name in the record books when she surpassed the 1,000-point...

 
 
 
 

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