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Shorewood Ripples

The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

The boys basketball team plays defense during a game. The team started strong, with an early record of 2-1.

Boys basketball team starts season strong

Max Schmaling December 22, 2021

This winter, boys basketball hopes for a powerful season. Players worked hard in preparation for the regular season, which started on November 30. “I’m really confident about the upcoming season,...

Girls swim team finishes fourth at state

Girls swim team finishes fourth at state

Sam Diliberti and Shubh Goyal December 22, 2021

The girls swim team ended a successful season at the WIAA D2 State Meet in Waukesha on November 15 and 16. Six swimmers from Shorewood qualified for the state meet, finishing fourth overall. Impressive...

The boys and girls cross country teams pose with their trophies after both finished on the podium. The boys won the championship and the girls were the runner-ups. (courtesy Kris OConnor)

Cross country teams have strong state showing

Amaris Kaleka and Shubh Goyal November 17, 2021

Shorewood High School’s boys and girls cross country teams wrapped up successful seasons at the D2 state championships on October 30. The boys team took home their ninth championship trophy since 2000,...

Boys soccer wins state championship

Boys soccer wins state championship

Alexis Hu November 17, 2021

For the second time in the last three seasons, Shorewood boys soccer became the WIAA Division III state champions. The team finished the season strong at Uihlein Soccer Park against Green Bay Notre Dame,...

Mountain biking team places second at state

Josh Fendyke and Max Schmaling November 17, 2021

After two years of not racing, the mountain biking team returned this year better than ever. The team placed second overall at the Division 1 state championships held at the Trek headquarters in Waterloo.  Elias...

Shorewood fall sports make a full return

Shubh Goyal September 15, 2021

Girls Volleyball The girls volleyball team started their season on August 17. The three groups: varsity, JV 1 and JV 2, meet every day after school in the North Gym to practice.  “We do warm ups...

Becca Cheever, junior, chases down the ball. The girls soccer team has had a lot of injuries so far and have yet to start the same lineup twice.

Experienced girls soccer team starts strong

Adam O'Connor June 9, 2021

After their season was canceled in spring 2020, the Shorewood girls soccer team is finally back out on the field. As of May 24, the team has played seven games, winning four, losing two and ending one...

Boys tennis make their return

Boys tennis make their return

After two full years off, boys tennis opened their season against tough competition.  “We started with a main invitational with some D1 schools, like USM and Notre Dame and Catholic memorial,”...

Antonio Rodriguez goes up for a header as the greyhounds defend a cross. The state semi-final game was very physical, and ended with a 0-1 Shorewood defeat.

Boys soccer loses semifinals to Notre Dame

Noe Goldhaber June 9, 2021

Shorewood boys soccer lost in the state semifinals 1-0 in overtime to Notre Dame of Green Bay.  The team looked strong going into the game, having won conference and advancing out of the regular season...

Delea Martins in mid-sprint along the track. Martins has set school records in the 200-meter dash and 400-meter dash. She hopes to set state records.

Runners set school records in multiple events

Noe Goldhaber, Alexis Hu, and Sophia Wiley June 8, 2021

After missing their 2020 season, the track and field team is back with more to offer. Recently, the girls team has set multiple new school records.  Two relays have broken school records. The girls...

Senior awarded Gold award for figure skating

Senior awarded Gold award for figure skating

Noe Goldhaber, LeeAnn Hawkins May 24, 2021

Katrina Kallas, senior, was recently selected for the Gold award from the U.S. Figure Skating Graduating Seniors Program. This award aims to recognize accomplished athletes who have balanced both academics...

The boys football team waits to start a drill. Their season ended three games early due to a player testing positive for COVID.

Football season ends early

Sam Diliberti May 16, 2021

After a player contracted COVID-19, the Messwood football season ended abruptly, as most players had been in close contact with the player. The team took several precautions during the season to prevent...