Walworth Big Foot used a 14-point third quarter to turn back Central 21-7 in a season-opening football game in Walworth on Friday night.
Central, which saw its losing streak stretch to 12 games, led 7-0 at halftime before Rock Valley South Conference power Big Foot took the lead.
The Clinton football team scored 25 points in the fourth quarter to best Shoreland 45-27 in Clinton on Friday night.
The Pacers fell behind 14-0 early but pulled ahead at halftime.
Jaime Colin scored twice as the Tremper soccer team overcame the heat and Green Bay East with a 5-0 win in the Muskego Cup on Friday night.
The 3-0 Trojans will face Slinger at 11 a.m. today in the winners bracket. Slinger knocked off defending WIAA Division-1 champion and top-ranked Muskego 2-1 on Friday.
Carthage College alumnus Don Welke was named vice president of scouting operations for the San Diego Padres, the organization announced Tuesday.
Welke, a native of Harvard, Ill., earned his degree from Carthage in 1965, lettering in baseball four times from 1961-65. He began his scouting career with the Cincinnati Reds in 1965 and arrives to the Padres with 49 years of scouting experience.
NEW BERLIN — Even for someone making his debut as a head coach, the call was a no-brainer.
Holding a three-point lead, the Wilmot football team faced fourth-and-inches from the New Berlin Eisenhower 44-yard line with just over four minutes to play.
KENOSHA — The Tremper football team was missing three key players on Friday night.
For one game, at least, it mattered little.
Tyler White scored two of his three goals in the first 16 minutes as the Shoreland soccer team whipped Waterford 4-1 in Somers on Thursday night.
White scored in the first minute with help from Jacob Burden and in the 16th minute off an assist from Nick Siechta.
The Wilmot and Central girls golf teams finished fourth and sixth, respectively, Thursday in the nine-team Taylor Clark Classic on the Brighton Dale White Birch Course.
The Panthers logged an aggregate score of 412, while Central totaled 441.
The UW-Parkside men’s soccer team tied UW-Milwaukee 2-2 in an exhibiton match on Thursday at Engelmann Stadium in Milwaukee.
UWP trailed 2-0 but gotgoals from Elliot Schulz and Ryan Shogren to tie. Assists were credited to Abraham Kanneh, Shogren, Scott Niccolai and Antonio Gonzalez.
Bradford graduate Vonte Jackson’s football career is over.
University of Wisconsin head coach Gary Andersen met with reporters on Thursday to confirm that Jackson will be walking away from the game due to persistent knee injuries. Jackson suffered an injury to his surgically repaired right knee, his fourth knee injury since 2012, during the Badgers’ practice on Aug. 9.
KENOSHA — A recent preseason article about the two-time defending WIAA Division-1 state champion Arrowhead football team featured an eye-catching headline.
“Arrowhead casts itself as Division-1 underdog”
Kenosha native Jordan Elsen rebounded from a rough third round Wednesday to shoot a 6-under par 66 in the final round and take third at the 94th Wisconsin State Open golf tournament at The Bull at Pinehurst Farms in Sheboygan Falls.
Menasha’s Ryan Helminen won the tournament with a 279 (68-69-75-67), earning $7,200. Daniel Woltman, the leader after the third round, finished second at 280 (71-71-68-70) to earn $4,800. Elsen shot a 281 to earn $3,400.
UW-Parkside men’s basketball coach Luke Reigel announced the promotion of Keven Bradley to the position of associate head coach on Wednesday.
Bradley joined the UWP staff as an assistant coach prior to the record-setting 2013-14 season. He was instrumental in the Rangers winning the Great Lakes Valley Conference East Division title for the second year in a row and advancing to the NCAA Division II Tournament for the third time in program history.
The Wilmot girls golf team finished seventh in Wednesday’s Elkhorn Invitational at Evergreen Golf Club.
The invite was a four-person scramble event played on the East and North courses. Union Grove won the 13-team event with a 63. The Panthers combined for a 71, while Central’s foursome finished 10th with a 73.
KENOSHA — Scheduled to face each other twice in eight days, the Bradford and Wilmot soccer teams played to a 1-1 tie on the second day of the Conference Clash on Wednesday at Ameche Field.
The teams will meet again in a non-conference match on Aug. 27 at Jaskwhich Stadium.