Gazette sports writer John Barry wraps up the winter sports season with a couple of individual and team awards, along with a look at his crystal ball predictions for the state basketball tournaments.
A preview of the WIAA boys state swim meets Friday and Saturday in Madison.
Elkhorn won the Nicolet Sectional while Lake Geneva Badger took second at the Kenosha Bradford sectional
A summary of Big Eight, Badger South and Southern Lakes conference swim meets held Saturday.
After sending four swimmers to the WIAA Division 2 state boys swim meet a year ago, the Elkhorn team has been ranked as high as No. 2 in the state this winter.
Elkhorn's boys swim team won seven of 11 events to win the Racine Invite on Saturday, while Lake Geneva Badger was fourth and Parker fifth.
The Vikings swept Janesville Craig, 100-70, and Madison East, 108-62, during Friday's Big Eight Conference double dual.
Vikings' Ethan Griffith finished third in 100 freestyle, fourth in 50 freestyle at Saturday's meet
Parker loses to Sun Prairie; Craig falls to Verona/Mount Horeb
Cameron Odegaard won one individual event and helped the Vikings win one relay at the Stoughton Invite boys swim meet Saturday.
Both Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker suffered two Big Eight Conference losses in boys double-dual swimming meets Friday night.
Viking senior finishes first in both 50 and 100 freestyle events