EM’s Blaze Todd to play in WFCA All-Star game

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Blaze Todd at EM FB vs St Croix Falls

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — Following a successful football season, Elk Mound senior Blaze Todd will wrap up his high school career when he plays in the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star game on July 18 at Titan Stadium in UW-Oshkosh. Todd, who was selected to play for the Small Schools-North Division squad, is…

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Elk Mound sees 11, Colfax has two finish in top ten at state powerlifting tournament

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Elk Mound state Qualifying Powerlifters

By Amber Hayden APPLETON — The high school powerlifting season came to a conclusion on Saturday and Sunday, March 7 and 8, with the Wisconsin High School Powerlifting Association (WHSPA) state tournament in Appleton, WI. Elk Mound’s girls’ team took third in the state competition, while its combination of girls and boys team members placed…

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Elk Mound boys finish tied for third in Dunn-St. Croix conference

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By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — The Elk Mound boys’ basketball team had a strong showing in the final week of the regular season. The Mounders took wins over Bloomer and Boyceville to finish in a three-way tie for third place in the final Dunn-St. Croix standings. Ryan Bohl had a career high 25 points…

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Lady Mounders end season, win/loss in D3 playoffs

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By Amber Hayden The Lady Mounders had their basketball season come to an abrupt halt on Saturday evening, February 29, when they lost 59-32 on the road to the top-seeded Raiders of Arcadia in the WIAA Division 3 regional championship. Elk Mound (#4) earned a spot in the regional title game after defeating (#5) Adams-Friendship…

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Last-ditch powerlifting effort sees one from Colfax and two from Elk Mound qualify

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Colfax Powerlifters Austin Schindler, Sydney Herrick, and Chase Aspengren

OSCEOLA — In a last-chance effort to qualify for the state competition, Colfax and Elk Mound powerlifters competed at Osceola on Saturday, February 15. One more for Colfax and two for Elk Mound made the state cut. Chase Aspengren of Colfax was able to qualify after just missing point wise in the meet at Elk…

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Elk Mound boys can’t get it done against Mondovi and Durand

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By Amber Hayden It was one of the toughest weeks the Mounder boys’ basketball faced this season as they dropped  important conference games against Mondovi and Durand. In the first game of the week, Elk Mound lost by ten points, 49-39, on the road to the Buffaloes as the Mounders’ offense struggled in the first…

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Regis and Boyceville no competition for Lady Mounders

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By Amber Hayden Elk Mound’s girls’ basketball team faced off against Regis and Boyceville and were able to take wins over both teams to close out the regular season at 17-5 overall and 11-3 in conference, good for second place in the Dunn-St. Croix’s final girls’ basketball standings. A great offense fueled by Taya Schaefer…

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Mounders fall short against Black River Falls; grab win in Glenwood City

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GC BBB vs Elk Mound Cade Hanson

By Amber Hayden After a close home loss to the Tigers of Black River Falls, the Elk Mound boys’ basketball team was able to keep hold of second place in the Dunn-St. Croix with a double-digits win over the Hilltoppers in Glenwood City. Elk Mound hosted Black River Falls for a non-conference tip off last…

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Mounders move into second place with victories over Mondovi and Durand

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By Amber Hayden It was another productive week for the Lady Mounders’ basketball squad as it moved into sole possession of second place in the Dunn-St. Croix with wins over Mondovi and Durand last week. In the first road trip of the week, Elk Mound was able to outscore the dangerous Buffaloes of Mondovi by…

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Mounders, Vikings powerlifters compete in last-chance meet to qualify for state

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By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — With the last chance to qualify for a state berth to Appleton on March 7-8, the Colfax Vikings and Elk Mound Mounders competed in Elk Mound last Saturday, February 8. The Mounders were able to qualify another 22 lifters for state, some of which had qualified earlier in the…

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