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Packers Put The Pads On Saturday At Training Camp

The third day of on-field work for the Green Bay Packers in training camp had the players in pads and involved in a lot of contact.  A standing-room-only crowd encircled the practice field Saturday.  Tight end Andrew Quarless practiced for the first time.  He had been dealing with what his coach called “a difficult family More >

Rizzo Leads Cubs To A Saturday Night Win Over The Brewers

Cubs first-baseman Anthony Rizzo hit the ball out of Miller Park with two teammates on board to supply most of the runs Chicago needed for a 4-2 win Saturday.  Rizzo has hit a home run in four straight games and he is seven-for-11 in the series.  The Cubs have won all four of those games. More >

Wisconsin Dells Legion Baseball On The Verge Of Another State Title

Wisconsin Dells is one win away from a third State Class A American Legion baseball title in the last five years after improving to 4-0 in this year’s State Tournament at West Salem with a Saturday win 12-2 over Marathon. Dells has amassed ten hits or more in each game this week at West Salem More >

Wisconsin Dells Is 3-0 At The State Legion Baseball Tournament In West Salem

Wisconsin Dells has yet to taste defeat at the State Class A American Legion Baseball Tournament including a 12-6 win Friday night over Viroqua. Zach Van Wie, Jarrett Sveum and Justin Hintze all homered and Dakota Musiedlak had four hits for a Dells team that is 3-0 in the tourney with ten or more hits More >

Two Golfers Record A Hole-In-One At Castle Rock Golf Course

A pair of area golfers recorded their first ever hole-in-one this week at Castle Rock Golf Course and both took place on the 17th hole. Tony Carlisle accomplished the feat on Wednesday and Karen Frtz did the same during her round on Thursday. Congrats to both golfers for their memorable achievement.

Wisconsin NASCAR Update For The Weekend

Wisconsin NASCAR drivers are at the Pocono Raceway for a pair of events this weekend. Matt Kenseth of Cambridge will try to improve on his Number-seven standing in the Sprint Cup series, when he competes in the Windows-Ten 400 on Sunday. Qualifying is tonight. Paul Menard, who’s 13th in the point totals, is also entered More >

Packers May Not Head To London Soon

The Green Bay Packers still hope to play a regular season game in London. But it won’t happen this year, and probably not next year. The Jacksonville Jaguars will go across the pond for the fourth year in a row in 2016. There’s been talk that Green Bay would be its opponent in London — More >

More Roster Moves For The Brewers

The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Milwaukee Brewers, supplementing their bullpen with another veteran. The NL Central-leading Cardinals sent minor league outfielder Malik Collymore to their division rivals. St. Louis also received an unspecified amount of cash in the deal announced hours before the trade deadline on Friday afternoon. The More >

Brewers Send Parra To The Orioles For A Minor League Pitcher

The Milwaukee Brewers traded one of baseball’s hottest hitters this morning, just hours before the 3 p-m non-waiver deadline. The Brewers sent Gerardo Parra to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for pitching prospect Zach Davies.  The Crew has never been in contention this season, so they were long expected to trade away stars for higher-level More >

Wisconsin Dells Unbeaten In Two Games At State Legion Baseball Tourney In West Salem

Wisconsin Dells is off to a 2-0 start at the Class A American Legion Baseball State Tournament in West Salem. Dells outscored Jefferson 14-10 in a winners bracket game Thursday with 13 base hits. Zach Van Wie had three hits and two rbi’s, Diggy Cimaroli and Jarrett Sveum had two hits each with Nick Percival More >