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March 18, 2019
“The WFCA and the WIAA have worked very hard to come up with something that will try and alleviate the problem of finding games for all teams in Wisconsin by evening up the conferences. It is not a perfect plan for all, but it is what is best for the state of football in Wisconsin.” - EPC head football coach Mike Birtzer on new conference realignment plan
Football: Area coaches optimistic about conference realignment plan
March 18, 2019 - 12:37pm
March 15, 2019
Track and field: Panthers test the waters at Menomonie
March 15, 2019 - 10:39pm
March 12, 2019
Ellsworth senior co-captain Logan Benson and Prescott junior co-captain Parker Nielsen will share the Middle Border Conferece's 2018-19 Player of the Year Award. (Left photo courtesy of Jon Claesson)
Boys' basketball: Benson and Nielsen share POY honors
March 12, 2019 - 5:21pm
March 4, 2019
The St. Croix Central Panthers defeated the Prescott Cardinals 66-62 on Saturday, March 2, to claim the regional title and end Prescott's six-year streak of being crowned regional champions. Dave Newman / RiverTown Multimedia
Boys' basketball: SCC takes down Prescott and Ellsworth, earns regional title
March 4, 2019 - 9:43am
March 2, 2019
The Ellsworth Panthers were named the 2019 WIAA Division 2 Team Wrestling State Tournament's runners-up after losing 35-16 to the Freedom Irish in the state championship dual meet on Saturday, March 2. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Panthers' preparation questioned after state finals loss
March 2, 2019 - 10:20pm
The Ellsworth Panthers claimed six pins in their 50-18 state semifinals match against the Wisconsin Lutheran Vikings on Saturday, March 2, at the WIAA Division 2 Team Wrestling State Tournament. Ellsworth senior Sawyer Hamilton pinned Wisconsin Lutheran's 152-pound Sam Ortel in one minute, two seconds to earn six points for the Panthers. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Panthers follow tradition, advance to state finals
March 2, 2019 - 1:08pm
March 1, 2019
Prescott junior Dylan Malmlov recorded a career-high 30 points in Prescott's 74-58 WIAA Division 3 regional semifinals win against the Elk Mound Mounders on Friday, March 1. (File photo)
Boys' basketball: Malmlov's career night sends Prescott to regional finals; SCC knocks off Ellsworth
March 1, 2019 - 9:11pm
Ellsworth wrestling signs filled the snow-filled East End Park prior to the Panthers' departure to the WIAA Team Wrestling State Tournament on Friday, March 1. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Wrestling: Panther upperclassmen welcome freshmen to the state tournament
March 1, 2019 - 4:39pm
February 28, 2019
THe Ellsworth Panthers tipped off their playoff run with a 73-47 win against the Osceola Chieftains on Tuesday, Feb. 26. Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson
Boys' basketball: Well-balanced scoring propels Panthers past Osceola; Limited offense ends EPC's season
February 28, 2019 - 9:27am
February 26, 2019
Ryan Christenson recorded a 28-15 record during his two seasons as head coach of the Ellsworth Panthers and coached his team to its first state tournament berth in five years in 2018. Now he's headed to University of Wisconsin-Stout where he'll serve as an assistant coach to the NCAA Division III Blue Devils. (File photo)
UW-Stout on deck, commitment to Ellsworth baseball always up to bat for Christenson
February 26, 2019 - 3:42pm
February 25, 2019
Prescott senior co-captain Brian Tayson helped the Cardinals earn a share of the Middle Border Conference title and a 67-56 win over the Ellsworth Panthers on Thursday, Feb. 21, by recording 12 points and seven rebounds against his team's Highway 10 rivals. (File photo)
Boys' basketball: Prescott secures sixth-straight MBC title rights
February 25, 2019 - 11:55am
February 23, 2019
Ellsworth senior co-captain Jared Lansing defeated Chilton/Hilbert's Zach Boehnlein by an 11-0 major decision to earn a third-place finish in the WIAA Division 2 Individual Wrestling State Tournament's 145-pound bracket. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Past losses forgotten in WIAA consolation finals
February 23, 2019 - 5:05pm
February 22, 2019
Ellsworth senior co-captain Jared Lansing was defeated 7-2 by Two Rivers' Joey Bianchi in the WIAA Division 2 145-pound state semifinals on Friday, Feb. 22. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Resilience to be tested in consolation semifinals
February 22, 2019 - 11:46pm
Kenny Fesenmaier earned a bid to Friday night's WIAA Division 3 state semifinals after claiming a 4-0 decision over Fennimore's Aaron Ragels. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Fesenmaier, Lansing, Peterson and Toenjes on to semifinals
February 22, 2019 - 5:25pm
February 21, 2019
Ellsworth senior Jared Toenjes pinned Wisconsin Dells' Hunter Stenson three minutes, 52 seconds into his 170-pound WIAA Division 2 Individual State Tournament quarterfinal match on Thursday, Feb. 21.
Wrestling: Five Panthers make it past prelims
February 21, 2019 - 10:01pm