Saturday January 24 Area High School Sports Update

BOYS BASKETBALL Mauston is now 5-1 in the SCC and 12-2 overall after a 71-52 win Friday at home over Westfield. Sophomore Tarren Hall scores a career high 30 points for the Golden Eagles with Brett Lubinski adding 12 and Kyle Voss 11. Mauston was also 23 of 27 at the foul line and Westfield More >

Friday January 23 Area High School Sports Schedule

BOYS BASKETBALL South-Central Conference Westfield(3-2) at Mauston(4-1) (7:30 PM SMASH Country 92-9) Wautoma(1-4) at Adams-Friendship(4-1) Wisconsin Dells(3-2) at Nekoosa(0-5) Badger Challenge Baraboo(3-10) vs. Madison Edgewood(1-12) GIRLS BASKETBALL Scenic Bluffs Conference Hillsboro(3-4) at New Lisbon(3-4) Royall(3-4) at Necedah(0-7) Bangor(7-0) at Wonewoc-Center(1-6) Brookwood(6-1) at Cashton(5-2) WRESTLING DUALS Reedsburg at De Forest (Badger North) Kickapoo-La Farge at Hillsboro More >

Wisconsin Badger Hockey Update

The Wisconsin men’s hockey team will host 16th-ranked Michigan tonight and tomorrow night. The Badgers are still looking for their first Big Ten victory against three losses and a tie.  They did win a shoot-out last weekend at Minnesota after playing the Gophers to a 2-2 draw.  The Badgers are 2-13-and-3 overall.  They’ll play a Michigan More >

Packers Last In NFL Special Teams Rankings For 2014 Season

The Green Bay Packers had the worst special teams in the National Football League this season.  The Dallas Morning News today released its annual analysis of 22 categories for kicking-and-receiving.  The Packers were 32nd-and-last with a total of 450 points.  Green Bay was 19th a year ago, 12th in 2012, and tied for 13th in More >

Milwaukee Brewers Add To Their Radio Broadcast Team

Milwaukee Brewers’ fans will hear a new radio voice this season.  The team has hired Jeff Levering to fill in for Bob Uecker on select road games.  He’ll also provide material for the Brewers’ online, social media, and other media outlets. Uecker, a Hall-of-Fame broadcaster who’s now in his early 80′s, cut back his schedule More >

Clay Matthews Fined By The NFL

Green Bay Packers’ linebacker Clay Matthews was fined just over 22-thousand dollars for a blind-side hit on Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson last Sunday.  It happened during an interception return by Packers’ safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, after Green Bay built up a 16-nothing lead.  Matthews was flagged 15 yards on the play. Matthews had a sack and More >

Mauston Golden Eagles Boys Basketball Coach Gil Saylor

Gil Saylor talks Mauston boys basketball with Troy Matz

Thursday January 22 Area High School Sports Summaries

WRESTLING Mauston is 3-1 for the conference dual season in South-Central Conference wrestling after a 57-24 decision at Adams-Friendship last night. Mauston received five forfeit wins but individual match wins were earned by Jarret Dolata 7-4 at 120, Colton Winders with a pin at 126, Nate Thayer with a pin at 132, Jared Lenze with More >

Hayward scores 24, Jazz hold on for 101-99 win over Bucks

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Gordon Hayward scored 13 of his game-high 24 points in the fourth quarter and the Utah Jazz held on for a 101-99 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday night as the Bucks missed their last five shots in the closing minute. The Jazz appeared to be in control after a 15-3 run, taking a More >

Oakland slips past Milwaukee 66-53

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) – Corey Petros and Kahlil Felder scored 18 points apiece to lead Oakland to a 66-53 win over Milwaukee on Thursday night. Petros hit 8 of 15 from the field and Felder was 7 of 11 plus a perfect 4 of 4 from the free throw line. Dante Williams added 12 points for More >