Monday, February 11, 2013
A number of the swimmers placed first and moved on to compete in the state meet this weekend.
The Muskego boys swim team continued its reign over Southeastern Wisconsin by winning the WIAA sectional this past weekend at Waukesha South High School. Muskego finished with 384 points as Waukesha North/Kettle Moraine trailed in second with 313. Muskego junior Joe Szczupakiewicz won the 500-yard freestyle. He also placed first in the 200 medley relay along with teammates Thomas Stigler, Patrick Walsh and Jon Roberts. Walsh, a senior, placed first in the 200 individual medley, while his sophomore teamates, JP Paquette and Stigler, came in second and third. Paquette also came in first in the 100 butterfly. Additionally, Roberts placed first in 50 free. The WIAA Division 1 State Meet is Saturday in Madison, and Szczupakiewicz is a swimmer …
Sunday, June 24, 2012
If you're looking for a place to enjoy the summer sunshine or a way to beat the heat, check out these great beaches, pools and water parks.
With summer here, the water is beckoning. Whether you enjoy lakeside beaches or waterslides, there are plenty of options in the area. Patch has pulled together information on some of our favorites. Idle Isle Park, Muskego This 7-acre island park offers fishing, a boat launch and parking, swimming and a picnic and playground area. The Pavilion will feature Island Ice Cream beginning June 22, and on Wednesday evenings the Water Bugs Show Ski Team performs at 6:30 p.m. The park is open from dawn until dusk seven days a week. Find more information about the park on the city of Muskego website or its Patch listing page. Muskego County Park, Muskego A part of the Waukesha County Parks System, Muskego County Park offers swimming…
Monday, May 28, 2012
Unfortunately, the beaches in Waukesha County won't be open for the steamy weather Monday. Read the details on when the local watering holes will open.
With temperatures forecast to hit 90 Monday for the second straight day, it would be nice to hit the local beach on a holiday day off from school and work. No such luck, because Waukesha County's beaches don't open until Saturday. The county's summer 2012 beach hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekends, with lifeguards on duty daily. County Park entrance fees are $3 on weekdays and $5 on weekends and holidays. Annual park entrance stickers cost $27 for county residents, $38 for non-county residents and $14 for senior citizens. The six county beaches are: The county's web site lists these beach rules: