Elk Mound Sports

Lady Mounders split D-SC contests, beat Mondovi but fall to Durand

By Amber Hayden The Elk Mound girls’ basketball squad split a pair of conference games last week to stay in third place in the Dunn-St. Croix standings. The Lady Mounders easily corralled the visiting Buffaloes of Mondovi last Tuesday evening. Elk Mound bolted to a 30-9 halftime lead and coasted to a 57-27 win over…

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Elk Mound boys’ basketball squeezes out wins over SCC and GC

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — For the first time all season, the Elk Mound boys’ basketball team was able to register back-to-back wins with victories over St. Croix Central and conference rival Glenwood City Hilltoppers. Opening a four-game home stand last Monday evening, the Mounders snapped a three-game losing skid with a 58-51 non-conference…

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Lady Mounders take basketball wins over Altoona and Glenwood City

By Amber Hayden ALTOONA — The Lady Mounders’ basketball team hit the court twice in a six-day span, closing out the 2018 portion of their schedule with a non-conference contest at Altoona on December 28 before returning home last Thursday evening, January 3, to open the new year and conference play hosting the Glenwood City…

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Elk Mound boys lose close games to G-E-T and Spring Valley

By Amber Hayden The Elk Mound boys’ basketball team tipped off against a pair of league leaders in their most recent contests. Unfortunately, the Mounders came up a bit short in both games, losing at home to Coulee Conference front runner Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau in a non-conference match up December 28 before suffering a heartbreaking 57-48 overtime…

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Elk Mound boys basketball battle in loss to Prescott Cardinals

By Amber Hayden PRESCOTT — The Mounder boys’ basketball team traveled to Prescott on December 21 to take on last season WIAA Division 3 state champion Prescott Cardinals. Prescott built up a solid lead that had the Mounders battling the rest of the way that resulted in a loss of 67-34 for Elk Mound. “I…

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Lady Mounders spear Somerset Spartans

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — The Lady Mounders’ basketball put their feet to hardwood for the final time in 2018 with a home game against the Somerset Spartans last Thursday evening, December 20. Elk Mound prevailed 53-36 in the non-conference home contest. “I thought we came out moving the basketball well, we weren’t as…

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Elk Mound girls take two road wins; Radtke scores 1,000th career point

By Amber Hayden BALDWIN — Just call them the road warriors. The Elk Mound girls’ basketball team just wrapped up a successful three-game road trip with wins over Baldwin-Woodville and Elmwood/Plum City last week. The Lady Mounders have played away from the friendly confines of their own gymnasium in five of their past six contests…

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