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    FOX6 High School Blitz Game of the Week

    Voting is over, the Game of the Week is in!  Congratulations to St. Thomas More High School and St. Francis High School, Tom Pipines will be at St. Francis Friday August 29th for the Cavaliers vs. Mariners matchup.  Tune in to FOX6 News at 6pm for a game preview and then at 10:15pm for the highlights and post game reaction on the FOX6 High School Blitz.

  • Lexi Schmidt plans to cheer on kids as an elementary school teacher

    WAUWATOSA (WITI)  — A new Prep Football season is under way and everyone knows the atmosphere on Friday nights wouldn’t be the same without the cheer and dance teams.  Lexi Schmidt spends her football Friday’s dancing for the crowds.  She wants to keep inspiring people after high school and college, mainly young kids as an elementary school teacher.   Lexi Schmidt is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Lexi Schmidt School: Wauwatosa East High School Sport: Dance


    FOX6 High School Blitz Game of the Week

    Voting is over, the Game of the Week is in!  Congratulations to Wauawatosa West and Wauwatosa East, Tom Pipines will be at Hart Park Friday August 22 for the opening week Greater Metro conference showdown.  Tune in to FOX6 News at 6pm for a game preview and then at 10:15pm for the FOX6 High School Blitz, for the highlights and post game reaction.

  • High School Hot Shot Justin Lammers sees a future in disk golf

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — On a warm sunny day in Milwaukee, it’s not uncommon to see people enjoying the outdoors and the parks.  It’s also not uncommon to see people playing disk golf.  It may be a common hobby, but Justin Lammers teaches us, the sport can be quite competitive. Name: Justin Lammers School: Lomira High School Sport: Disk Golf

  • Challenge…accepted! WATCH the FOX6 Sports Team take on the Ice Bucket Challenge!

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The FOX6 Sports team never backs away from a challenge.  Watch Tom Pipines, Tim Van Vooren and Brandon Cruz take the Ice Bucket Challenge to #StrikeOutALS.

  • A late start couldn’t keep High School Hot Shot Kelly Howell from achieving a dream

    MILWAUKEE — (WITI)  Kelly Howell says she got a late start to swimming, but she’s so natural she quickly rose to the top.  Next year Kelly will be swimming for the University of South Dakota on scholarship.  But it’s not just her raw athletic ability that makes Kelly Howell a High School Hot Shot, she also spends a lot of time volunteering for Relay for Life, an organization raising money for cancer research. Name: Kelly Howell School: St. Thomas Moore […]

  • Championships are in his blood, Kory Mueller and his family know greatness

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Kory Mueller knows what it takes to be a champion.  He won a Division II State Title playing football for the Catholic Memorial Crusaders.  But it’s his Lacrosse State crown that he’s most proud of, and that’s because Kory was there from the very beginning and helped to build the brand new team.  He likes that story line, so much so that Kory will play college Lacrosse at Colorado State University -Pueblo this coming season.  They’re starting […]

  • What makes her different makes her great, Brodie Abney takes home a ribbon at the State Fair

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Brodie Abney wouldn’t trade her after school activities for anything.  She lives on a farm in South Wayne, Wisconsin.  Abney is continuing a generational activity by showing cattle in county and state fairs.  for decades, he parents and even grandfather have been doing the same.  She knows exhibiting animals makes her a little different but she loves it and wouldn’t have it any other way.  Brodie Abney is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Brodie Abney […]

  • Chris Colla takes on the Ozaukee Country Club in Wisconsin State Amateur Championship

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — In July some of the best players in the state of Wisconsin teed off for the State Amatuer Championship.  Players of all ages test their skills against a golf course, the Ozaukee Country Club.  Chris Colla, the defending High School State Champion finished in 15th place, 9 strokes behind the winner.  Chris is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Chris Colla School: Winnebago Lutheran Academy Sport: Golf

  • For Jake Jurss basketball season is year round

    MILWAUKEE (WITI)  — The 2015 High School Basketball season is months away but high school hoopsters stay in mid-season form playing AAU basketball, that’s certainly the case for Jake Jurss.  He’s a former teammate of Wisconsin Badgers Star Sam Dekker, but Jurss is making his own name.  Jurss is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Jake Jurss School: Sheboygan Lutheran High School Sport: Basketball Position: Shooting Guard

  • She may be young, but Emily Cervantes is a superstar in the making

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Soccer fans will want to remember this name,  Emily Cervantes and the Catholic Memorial Crusaders won the Division III State Championship in June.  In the semifinals, Cervantes scored all four of the teams goals!  Cervantes is only a sophomore but has a full ride to the University of Tennessee waiting for her once she graduates.  Emily is a soccer mastermind, and she’s a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Emily Cervantes School: Catholic Memorial High School Sport: […]

  • Prep Perfect; Monte Harrison isn’t like most high school athletes, he’s a professional baseball player

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Brewers drafted a slew of prep players in the 2014 first year players draft; in fact, their first three picks were all fresh out of high school.  The third pick, Monte Harrison had a tough decision to make.  He already committed to play college football for Bo Pelini at Nebraska.  Pretty soon, Brewers fans will be glad he picked the Crew,  Monte Harrison is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. Name: Monte Harrison School: Lee Summit […]


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