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Two Wisconsin Club Pros Will Play In The PGA Championship Golf Event At Whistling Straits

Wisconsin will have two club pros in next month’s P-G-A Championship near Sheboygan at Whistling Straits. Ryan Helminen of Menasha and Brent Snyder of Hudson both qualified for the year’s final major yesterday, when they finished in the Top-20 at the Professional National Championship near Philadelphia.  Helminen tied for 10th place at two-over-par 284 for More >

Khris Middleton To Return To The Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks’ shooting guard Khris Middleton is one step closer to getting a huge raise.  Media reports said the Bucks agreed to a five-year, 70-million-dollar contract yesterday — after Middleton was paid 915-thousand dollars last season in the third year of his rookie deal.  The new contract cannot be made official until next Thursday.  Also, More >

Brewers Win Again In Philly

The Milwaukee Brewers are on a season-high four-game winning streak, after a 9-to-5 victory at Philadelphia last night.  Adam Lind hit the game’s only homer, a two-run blast in the first inning.  By the middle of the fourth, it was 6-nothing Milwaukee.  The Crew out-hit the Phils 17-to-10.  Scooter Gennett had two doubles and a More >

Tuesday Summer High School Baseball Summer League Update At Woodside Ranch

Mauston Blue is now 5-0 in the Tuesday night Summer High School Baseball League at Woodside Ranch outside Mauston after two wins last night. Mauston Blue wins 13-4 over New Lisbon with Owen Finucan 3×4 while Jacob Arens and Jared Lenze each had two hits. Mauston Blue also edged Wonewoc-Center 2-1 in a well played More >

Two Reedsburg Players Are In The WFCA State All-Star High School Football Games Later This Month

High School sports standouts in Wisconsin have displayed their talents in All-Star games in softball, baseball and basketball in recent weeks and now football players will take their turn in the stoplight with the WFCA All-Star games set for Saturday July 18th at Titan Stadium at UW-Oshkosh. Players in schools in Divisions 1-3 will play More >

Jordan Niebrugge Of Mequon Has Qualified For British Open Golf Major

In golf, Wisconsin native Jordan Niebrugge (nee-brew-ge) qualified yesterday for the British Open.  The 21-year-old Mequon resident tied for first place at a 36-hole qualifier in Southport England, shooting three-under-par 141.  It’s the second major for Niebrugge, who will be a senior at Oklahoma State this fall. He missed the cut at last year’s Masters. More >

Ramirez, Braun lead Brewers to 4-3 win over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aramis Ramirez drove in three runs and Ryan Braun had four hits to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 Tuesday night. Hernan Perez tripled and had a pair of hits for the Brewers, who have won six of eight. Carlos Ruiz homered for Philadelphia, which has lost five of More >

AP source: Jared Dudley staying in Milwaukee next season

UNDATED (AP) — Jared Dudley has decided to return to the Milwaukee Bucks for the final year of his contract. A person with direct knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that the veteran forward exercised his player option for $4.25 million on Tuesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the move More >

Play Continues In The Tuesday Summer High School Baseball League At Woodside Ranch

It’s week three of the summer high school baseball league at Woodside Ranch outside of Mauston with eight more games scheduled tonight. The 5:30 PM games feature Mauston Blue vs. New Lisbon, River Valley vs. Mauston Gold, Royall vs. Nekoosa and Wisconsin Dells vs. Necedah. Four more games are scheduled for 7:30 PM with Royall More >

Former Badger John Moffitt Back In The NFL

Former Wisconsin Badgers’ guard John Moffitt is back in the N-F-L, after he signed a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles.  The 28-year-old Moffitt came out of retirement June 17th, and he became a free agent when the Denver Broncos released him.  Moffitt was a third-round draft pick by Seattle in 2011.  He started nine More >