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Waukesha West High School has hired Don LaValle as new boys basketball coach. LaValle, a teacher at Summit View Elementary, has served as a varsity assistant within the program and is actively involved in the Junior Wolverines Program.
Derek Watt of Pewaukee is heading to the San Diego Chargers, while Joe Schobert of Waukesha West was selected by the Cleveland Browns. Take a look back at their journeys to the NFL with past stories from their high school days and photo galleries of their athletic careers that started in Waukesha County.
Steve Showalter piled up three straight gold balls and reached another state final with Germantown. His pursuits elsewhere led him out of the area to coach in college, but he’s back and has found a new home at Catholic Memorial.
With the 99th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns selected Waukesha West product Joe Schobert, continuing his amazing underdog story and making him West’s first draftee.
Dan Domach was simply the game supervisor for a contest between two teams that did not hail from his own school, but he was swelling with pride, anyway.
68 Degrees of Separation is a special project finding Wisconsin ties -- as improbable or as much of a stretch as they may be -- to each team in the 2016 NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Two unexpected teams met at Waukesha North on Saturday one night after both staged regional semifinal upsets, and it was the host school that repeated its regional championship from 2015 with a 67-53 win over Catholic Memorial on March 5.
Waukesha West girls basketball coach Mark Busalacchi knew his team played well on Tuesday night against Classic 8 Conference foe Mukwonago. It just so happened Mukwonago played a little better down the stretch to win, 57-48.
Competing in the Classic 8 Conference wrestling meet at Waukesha West, Waukesha South's Marcelo Barreiro won the 113-pound title with a major decision in the championship match over Mukwonago's Hunter Kadrich.
Marquis Carter spent most of the basketball season on the bench nursing a foot injury. But when the four-year senior returned to the floor, he didn’t just make a cameo. His big shots lifted North to a signature win in double overtime, one that has the Northstars in the thick of the league race.
Waukesha South Athletic Director Dan Domach said AJ Raebel will have a "calming effect" on the Waukesha South football program.
These teams and students in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country won state championships in 2015.
Year in Review
The top sports stories in Waukesha this year including championships from familiar places at Catholic Memorial, a tremendous season for Classic 8 football and an old face making a national name for himself at Wisconsin.
The No. 1-ranked team in Division 2 girls basketball has looked the part, navigating what looked like a grueling week with flying colors.
Catholic Memorial defensive lineman Zach Taylor was named Defensive Player of the Year in the Classic 8 Conference following a standout season that finished in the Division 3 state-championship game.