KENOSHA — Climbing Mount Everest would be considered gutsy.
KENOSHA — I goofed.
In reporting the Indian Trail football team’s big victory over Oak Creek, I got the final score wrong in Saturday’s paper.
T.J. Cadd rushed for 166 yards and three touchdowns as Union Grove defeated host St. Joseph 28-7 Friday night at Ameche Field.
Marshawn Bell had a 19-yard touchdown run for the Lancers, who dropped to 0-2.
KENOSHA — Understandably salty after suffering its second defeat in as many weeks against a quality opponent, the Bradford football team should be able to take solace in one thing: The film from Friday night’s 35-28 loss to Brookfield Central will show plenty of positives.
SOMERS — A bigger, faster and stronger Shoreland Lutheran football team had something to prove in its home opener against Christian Life on Friday night.
The Pacers wanted to show their fans that this team is much different from the squads Shoreland fielded the past two seasons.
KENOSHA — When Jed Kennedy was the football coach and athletic director at Bradford, he helped arrange a three-year contract with Brookfield Central for the 2013, 2014 and 2015 seasons.
Little did he know that he would be wearing royal blue and silver during the second year of the deal.
KENOSHA — The Bradford football team knew it had its work cut out for itself with two-time defending WIAA Division-1 state champion Arrowhead coming to call in Friday’s opener.
KENOSHA — Three solid quarters were good enough for the Indian Trail football team on Thursday night.
Clinging to a one-possession lead, the Hawks turned away Plymouth on its final four drives and held on for a 27-19 season-opening victory in a cramp-filled, non-conference matchup at humid Jaskwhich Stadium.
KENOSHA — The Indian Trail football team will get a jump-start on the 2014 season when it hosts Plymouth in a non-conference game at 7:30 Thursday night at Jaskwhich Stadium.
While most season openers will be played on Friday, the Indian Trail-Plymouth matchup is one of 25 openers scheduled for Thursday night around the state.
KENOSHA — While some public address announcers outside of Kenosha still annoyingly refer to the school as Indian Trails, the Indian Trail football program made a name for itself in 2013.
In just their second varsity season, the Hawks won their first seven games and were ranked as high as No. 3 in the state by WisSports.net (and No. 6 by the Associated Press) en route to finishing 5-2 in the Southeast Conference and 8-3 overall. Two of those losses came against eventual state runner-up Franklin, including a heartbreaking 17-14 defeat in the second round of the WIAA Division-1 playoffs.
Hit hard by graduation and breaking in a new head coach, the Wilmot football team would seem to be in rebuilding mode in 2014.
MADISON — Coming back from his second major knee injury in two seasons, Wisconsin running back Vonte Jackson counted the days for his long-awaited return to the practice field.
With the regular season set to kick off next week, high school football teams around the state will tune up by taking part in scrimmages Friday and Saturday.
All scrimmages are free and open to the public.
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