Big conference games and homecoming festivities were a big part of high school football as the season continued in Week 8 on Oct. 9 and 10.
Now Newspapers and Lake Country Publications compiled the best photos shared on social media featuring teams from our coverage area, predominantly in Milwaukee and Waukesha counties.
Here's the best sights and sounds from Week 8.
- Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day
- Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game
- Initial Reaction Podcast: WIAA state summer baseball tournament preview
- Initial Reaction Podcast: JR talks Olympic Trials with two local track athletes
- Greenfield's Bella Matthias repeats as NOW Newspapers' 2016 All-Suburban Softball Player of the Year
- Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison
- Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model
- Initial Reaction Podcast: Steve Showalter's switch to Menomonee Falls and Brookfield East's dominance
- Sports podcast: Initial Reaction Podcast: 2016 state track preview, and could Henry Ellenson land with the Bucks?
- Sports podcast: Initial Reaction: Talking with star Waukesha soccer players Dani Rhodes, Emily Cervantes