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Sports

Despite 59-21 Loss to Nekoosa 3 Wrestlers Have Big Night for Golden Eagles

The Mauston wrestling team suffered its first conference setback of the season falling to the Nekoosa Papermakers 59-21 Thursday night.  Despite the loss Mauston still had some key wins.  Mauston Freshman Vincent Bellock picked up a big 10-8 overtime win over Nekoosa’s Juan Torres at 132lbs.  Mauston also got pins from Hunter Knitt at 126lbs More >

Golden Eagles Continue Hot Streak by Downing Reedsburg 75-61

The Mauston Golden Eagles boys basketball team kept their hot play going by defeating the Reedsburg Beavers 75-61 Tuesday night.  Mauston built an early 19-10 lead but the Beavers battled all the way back to lead it 27-26 late in the first half.  Mauston ended the half on a 6-0 run that included a Kyran More >

Necedah Girls Stay Undefeated in Scenic Bluffs With 52-31 Win Over New Lisbon

The Necedah Cardinals moved to 7-0 in the Scenic Bluffs Conference with a 52-31 victory over the New Lisbon Rockets.  New Lisbon kept in close in the first half trailing only 18-13 at the break but the Cardinals were too much in the second half behind 13 points from Izzi Corcoran and 12 points from More >

Other Local Weekend Prep Scores

Boys Basketball Friday Aquinas 57 Tomah 50 Girls Basketball Friday La Crosse Aquinas 74 Tomah 47 Saturday Monroe 81 Reedsburg 70 Boys Hockey Saturday Reedsburg/WI Dells/Mauston 4 Waunakee 0 Tomah/Sparta 4 Northwest Iceman 3 Girls Hockey Friday Viroqua 6 Badger Lightning 1 Black River Falls/Tomah 2 Metro Lynx 2 Saturday Central Wisconsin 5 Black River More >

SBC Weekend Prep Scores

Friday Royall 55 Brookwood 47 Bangor 63 Hillsboro 44 New Lisbon 80 Wonewoc-Center 64 Cashton 63 Necedah 42 Saturday Kickapoo 62 Cashton 61 (NC) Blair Taylor 81 Brookwood 55 (NC) Girls Basketball Saturday Blair Taylor 57 Brookwood 39 (NC) Kickapoo 49 Cashton 41 (NC)

SCC Weekend prep scores

Boys Basketball Friday Mauston 97 Nekoosa 56 (Cade Hall 30 Points) Adams-Friendship 54 Westfield 46 Wisconsin Dells 69 Wautoma 49 Saturday North Scott (IA) 48 Wisconsin Dells 23 (NC) Randolph 77 Westfield 31 (NC) Girls Basketball Friday Adams-Friendship 48 Westfield 34 Wisconsin Dells 71 Wautoma 19 Saturday Platteville 44 Wisconsin Dells 33 (NC)

Mauston Weekly Athletic Schedule

Weekly Athletic Schedule – 1.14.19-1.19.19

Local prep scores from Thursday 1/10

girls basketball Nekoosa 65 Mauston 41 Bangor 64 Brookwood 41 Cashton 63 Hillsboro 33 Necedah 57 Wonewoc-Center 38 Royall 55 New Lisbon 51 boys basketball Sauk Prairie 68 Reedsburg 63 boys hockey Tomah/Sparta 5 West Salem 3 high school wrestling Tomah 35 Sparta 26

Brewers Sign C Yasmani Grandal

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed power-hitting catcher Yasmani Grandal to a one-year contract, pending the completion of a physical.  Only one major league catcher had more home runs than the 24 hit by Grandal, who played for the Dodgers in 2018.  His new deal is reportedly worth a little over 18-million dollars.  The New York More >

WIAA Asks Parents To “Cool It”

The parents of Wisconsin student-athletes have been so hard on officials it’s causing a shortage.  Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association director Dave Anderson has written an op-ed piece asking them to “cool it.”  Experienced officials are deciding to retire and an estimated 80-percent of new officials quit within two years.  A lot of that is caused More >