Monday, June 4, 2018

2018 WIAA Boys Division 1 State Championship at University Ridge Golf Course

The Verona boys golf team made it's first ever appearance at the WIAA Boys State Championship today..

Last week at it's home course of Edelweiss Country Cub the Wildcats won the Verona sectional with a score of 296 besting division 1 powerhouses Middleton and Waunakee by 10 and 17 strokes respectively.

2018 Verona Sectional - First Place, Verona Wildcats


However, todays appearance in the the state championship was not as welcoming.

The Wildcats, led by senior Garhett Kaegi shot a 6 over par 78, junior Austin Gaby also shot a 6 over par 78, and he was followed up by sophomore Cale Rufenacht with a 10 over par 82, senior Logan Lindell shot a 14 over par 86 and senior Connor Rufenacht finished up with a 22 over par 94.

The Wildcats finished the day with 326 and currently tied for 11th place along with River Falls and Janesville Parker.

Verona had 35 pars and 11 birdies.

Verona will start off day 2 on the 10th tee starting with Logan Lindell at 12:27, Connor Rufenecht at 12:36, Cale Rufenecht at 12:45, Austin Gaby at 12:54 and Garhett Kaegi at 1:03

Junior Austin Gaby sinking his birder putt on hole 10

Senior Garhett Kaegi putting on the 18th green to finish his round at 6 over par



Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Vote for EAA AirVenture Oshkosh as Nations Top Air Show

Voting has begun in the annual poll by USA Today and 10best.com website.

Help EAA AirVenture Oshkosh retain it's title as the nations best airshow

Vote by going to either of these web links

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Highlights for EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017

A significant group of aircraft will make it's appearance this year at EAA 2017, Among them will be the Boeing B-29 Fifi, which will also join the worlds only other flying B-29 bomber "Doc"
This will be the first time in over 50 years that multiple B-29's will be flying.

CAF B-25 bombers will also appear as part of the 75th Anniversary of the Doolittle Raid of April 1942.

also from CAF, the following aircraft will be on display

C-47 - That's All Brother
B-17 - Texas Raiders
A-26 Invader - twin engine bomber
B-25's - Miss Mitchell and Devil Dog


Saturday, April 22, 2017

75th Anniversary of the Doolittle Raid at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017

Highlights for this years celebration will be the July 26th evening program where 101 year old Dick Cole, the only remaining member of he original 80 Doolittle Raiders will be in attendance.

Arrival of at least 16 B-25 Bombers

Several programs at the popular Warbirds of America "Warbirds in Review" speaker series