Elk Mound Sports

Mounder men bounce back after loss to Glenwood City to down Buffaloes

By Amber Hayden Thanks to postponements caused by winter storms and cold, the Mounder men’s basketball team had another busy week, playing in-league games against Colfax, Glenwood City and Mondovi. After a home loss to rival Colfax in a Monday make-up, Elk Mound again found itself on the short end of the score in Glenwood…

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Mounders’ foul trouble and injury prove costly against Mondovi

By Amber Hayden MONDOVI — The Lady Mounders traveled to Mondovi last Friday evening, February 8, and suffered a tough 60-54 loss to the Buffaloes as foul trouble hurt Elk Mound. In its previous meeting against Mondovi back on January 8, Elk Mound enjoyed a 33-point victory. “We battled some bad foul trouble,” explained Mounders…

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Bosshart, Spring Valley pull out win against Elk Mound

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — Winter weather continued to wreak havoc with this season’s basketball schedules leaving the Elk Mound boys’ team with just a single game last week – a tough home match-up against second-place Spring Valley last Friday. The Mounders were looking to extend the Cardinals losing skid to three games. Spring…

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Lady Mounders fall in overtime to Regis Ramblers

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — As snow fell and sub-zero temperatures set in last Monday evening, January 28, Elk Mound’s coaches along with those from Eau Claire Regis opted to postpone their scheduled non-conference girls’ basketball game until Friday, February 1. After four days of rest due to the cancellation of school, the Lady…

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EM boys convert ten threes into big win over Elmwood/Plum City

By Amber Hayden PLUM CITY — The Elk Mound boys’ basketball team looked like a squad that had four days off with no practice when it finally reconvened on the court last Friday evening in Plum City for a Dunn-St. Croix contest with the host Elmwood/Plum City Wolves. Despite some inconsistent play and far too…

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31 Elk Mound powerlifters have qualified for state competition

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — With the powerlifting season well underway since December, the Elk Mound girls’ and boys’ lifting teams have had  31 individuals todate, qualify for the USA Powerlifting Wisconsin High School State Championship in Appleton, WI March 2-3. In its first match of the 2018-19 season, the Elk Mound squad, which…

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Colfax silences Mounders’ Radtke to earn season basketball sweep

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The bitter rivalry between the Colfax Vikings and Elk Mound Mounders was on full display in Colfax last Tuesday evening as the girls’ basketball teams clashed in their final meeting of the regular season. Despite efforts to net points throughout the game by Elk Mound’s leading scorer Morgan Radtke, who…

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Lady Mounders dominate in 31-point win over Cardinals

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — The Mounder Ladies hosted the Spring Valley Cardinals last Friday evening, January 25, in what would be a one-sided contest. The Mounders widened the gap by 31 points by game’s end for a 70-39 victory. With the win, the Mounders now sit with a overall record of 12-4 and…

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Mounders play catch-up against Regis, take huge win over Boyceville

By Amber Hayden For the Mounder boys, it was a long week as they faced the Regis Ramblers in Eau Claire last Monday evening, and returned home Thursday to host Dunn-St. Croix opponent, Boyceville. Splitting the games, a loss to Regis and a win over Boyceville, the Mounders remained tied at 4-3 with Mondovi for…

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Elk Mound girls sink ten threes to batter Bulldogs by 34 points

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — In the only game of the week for the Lady Mounders, they faced off on the hardwood against the visiting Boyceville Bulldogs last Thursday evening, January 17, and took the win over the Bulldogs with a 34-point margin after making ten three-point shots in the 64-30 final. With that…

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