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WIAA State Update For Area Wrestlers

DIVISION ONE Reedsburg’s Mason McMillen is pinned in round one at 113 pounds and is out of the tournament at 39-9 overall Baraboo’s Trevor Hanson loses 3-0 in round one at 113 pounds but is alive in the consolation bracket Baraboo’s Andre Mayllen loses 9-8 in round one at 138 pounds and is out of More >

Brewers Welcome Back Francisco Rodriguez Again To The Bullpen

K-Rod is coming back.  The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel said free-agent reliever Francisco Rodriguez has agreed to a two-year contract with a team option for a third year. The report said Rodriguez will get three-million dollars this year, and six-million in 2016.  The total is less than half what Rodriguez reportedly sought from Miami and Toronto More >

Royall High School Wrestling Coach Kevin Biermeier

Kevin Biermeier talks about Royall High School wrestling State qualifier Trenton Pasch with Troy Matz

Brewers First Full Squad Spring Training Workout Is Today

The Milwaukee Brewers will hold their first full-team workout at Spring Training today.  Infielders Aramis Ramirez and Hunter Morris were the only players not to show up by mid-afternoon yesterday.  Ryan Braun was among the day’s returnees.  As he enters his ninth season, Braun is looking to put his P-E-D controversy and lingering thumb injury More >

WIAA State Wrestling Tournament Begins Today

Three area wrestlers take the mat tonight in D-3 at the Kohl Center as the WIAA State Wrestling Tournament begins on this Thursday. New Lisbon will be represented by 41-6 Junior Bailey Slater at 132 pounds and 26-8 Junior Derek Medaris as both advanced through the Mineral Point Sectional and will be making their State More >

Royall Panthers Boys Basketball Coach Scott Uppena

Scott Uppena talks Royall Panthers boys basketball with Troy Matz

Hillsboro Tigers Boys Basketball Coach Curt Hildreth

Hillsboro boys basketball coach Curt Hildreth talks with Troy Matz

Mauston High School Boys Basketball Coach Gil Saylor

Gil Saylor previews tonight’s Mauston-Wautoma boys basketball game with Troy Matz

Carter-Williams impresses in debut, Bucks rout 76ers 104-88

MILWAUKEE (AP) – John Henson scored 21 points, Michael Carter-Williams had seven points and eight assists in his Milwaukee debut, and the Bucks built a big early lead against the point guard’s former team in a 104-88 win Wednesday night over the Philadelphia 76ers. Khris Middleton added 19 points for Milwaukee, which led by as many More >

No. 23 Butler rolls past short-handed Marquette 73-52

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Kellen Dunham scored 22 points and Kameron Woods added 14 to lead No. 23 Butler to a 73-52 win over Marquette on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs (20-8, 10-5 Big East) rebounded from their worst loss of the season by winning their 20th game of the season for the 20th time in school history. More >