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Friday November 21 Area Girls Basketball Summaries

Mauston falls to 0-2 for the high school girls basketball season after a 55-32 loss at home to Lake Mills Friday night. Mauston trailed 33-16 at the half and could not recover with Casey Goers scoring seven points to lead Mauston. The Golden Eagles host New Lisbon Monday night on SMASH Country 92-9 FM! Royall More >

Area Girls Basketball Action Tonight

Mauston plays it’s home opener in girls basketball tonight as Lake Mills comes in a for a 7:30 PM tip-off. Mauston looks to rebound after a 55-28 loss in Portage Tuesday after scoring just four first half points. You can hear the game live on SMASH Country 92-9 FM with TJ Raye with pre-game coverage More >

Hillsboro Tigers Boys Basketball Coach Kurt Hildreth

New coach Kurt Hildreth talks Hillsboro Tigers boys basketball with Troy Matz

Thursday November 20 Area High School Girls Basketball Summaries

New Lisbon posts a win on opening night in the high school girls basketball season 45-40 over Alma-Center-Lincoln in New Lisbon. Larissa Pederson scored 13 points and Adele Hanson added 11. Necedah also wins their season opener in girls basketball 41-23 at Weston Thursday night. Kristin Darnell, a returning all-league honorable mention player for the More >

Somerset beats Little Chute for Division 4 title

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Maxwell Praschak rushed for 218 yards and two touchdowns to pace undefeated Somerset to a 28-16 victory over Little Chute in the Division 4 high school football title game Thursday night at Camp Randall Stadium. It was the second title in three seasons for Somerset (14-0), which also was runner up in More >

Lancaster beats Amherst 41-21 for WIAA D5 crown

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Tyler Glass ran for three touchdowns and caught another as Lancaster pulled away in the second half to snap a three-year streak of title-game defeats with a 41-21 win over Amherst in the Division 5 final of the state high school championships Thursday night. Lancaster (13-1) extended a 21-14 halftime lead to More >

Undefeated Fond du Lac Springs wins WIAA D6 title

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Zach Hintze connected on three field goals and Blake Bauer tossed a clinching 26-yard touchdown pass in the final minute to help undefeated Fond du Lac Springs rally for a 37-28 victory over Darlington in the Division 6 championship showdown between perennial small-school powers. Hintze connected on a 39-yard field goal with More >

Owen-Withee beats Pepin/Alma 17-12 in WIAA D7

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Austin Milliren ran for 102 yards and one touchdown as Owen-Withee beat Pepin/Alma 17-12 Thursday in the Wisconsin high school Division 7 final. The Blackhawks (13-1) went up 17-0 early in the fourth quarter, turning a fumble recovery into a 49-yard scoring drive, culminating in Bryce Niemi’s 15-yard TD run and a More >

RB Tate joins Vikings after rough ride with Browns

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – After a bumpy ending in Cleveland, running back Ben Tate is getting a fresh start in Minnesota. Tate joined the Vikings for practice Thursday, two days after he was waived by the Browns. Tate signed with Cleveland as a free agent before the season, leaving Houston after four years. Tate had only More >

Matthews, Packers O-line, get movie star turns

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Clay Matthews and four offensive linemen for the Green Bay Packers are making star turns on the big screen. A trailer for the film “Pitch Perfect 2″ features a brief cameo for the Packers quintet. The movie about an a cappella competition comes out in May. The scene features the Packers wearing More >