Packers Show Interest In Division Three QB

(Green Bay, WI)  —  Ron Wolf often drafted an obscure quarterback in the final rounds when he was the GM of the Green Bay Packers, and Ted Thompson could do the same this weekend. The Packer scouts have been getting a look at Joe Callahan of Wesley College in Delaware, either as a late round More >

Admirals Eliminated From Hockey Playoffs

(Grand Rapids, MI)  —  The Milwaukee Admirals have been swept from the American Hockey League playoffs after losing at Grand Rapids Tuesday night 4-1. Adam Payerl scored the Admirals’ only goal late in the first period, and Grand Rapids scored three times in the second to hand Milwaukee its seventh straight postseason defeat. The Griffins More >

New UWM Men’s Hoops Coach Signs First Recruit

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The new men’s basketball coach at UW Milwaukee has signed his first recruit for this fall. Point guard Bryce Barnes of Chicago becomes the third member of the Panthers’ recruiting class, and the first since LaVall Jordan replaced Rob Jeter. Barnes started for three seasons at Bogan Prep, averaging 13 points and More >

New Lisbon High School Softball Coach Steve Loew

Hillsboro Tigers Baseball Coach Ryan Budnick

Tuesday April 26 Area High School Sports Schedule

TRACK AND FIELD Mauston at SCC Quad in Nekoosa  postponed Wisconsin Dells at Westfield Hillsboro, Wonewoc-Center at Necedah Cardinal Invitational  4:30 PM Tomah at Cochrane-Fountain-City 4:15 PM BOYS GOLF SCC Meet #4 at Lake Arrowhead  postponed Reedsburg at Portage (Badger North) GIRLS SOCCER Reedsburg at Mauston 4:30 PM Tomah at Onalaska (MVC)  7 PM BOYS TENNIS More >

Monday April 25 Area High School Sports Summaries

BASEBALL Mauston’s four-game win streak ends with a 3-2 loss at Belleville Monday. Mitchell Burch pitched five good innings for Mauston but took the loss as the Golden Eagles could not overcome a mistake filled game including four errors defensively.  Jared Lenze and Riley Luehman had two hits apiece in the loss for 7-5 Mauston More >

Brewers Use Infield Shifts More Than Any NL Team

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers’ defense uses the infield shift more than any team in the National League. According to Baseball Info Solutions, opposing hitters have put the ball in play 247 times this season when the Crew used some type of “creative infield positioning” most often putting three defenders on a hitter’s pull More >

NHL Playoffs: Ex Badger Elliott Helps Blues Eliminate Chicago

(Undated)  —  Former Wisconsin Badgers’ goaltender Brian Elliott helps the Saint Louis Blues eliminate the defending NHL champion Chicago Blackhawks. Elliott had 31 saves Monday night as the Blues upended the Hawks 3-2 to win the deciding Game Seven of their first round Western Conference playoff series. The 31-year-old Elliott, a ninth year pro, helped More >

Boys Prep Hoops: Dominican Coach Berger Steps Down

(Whitefish Bay, WI)  —  Whitefish Bay Dominican boys’ high school basketball coach Derek Berger has resigned, after winning state titles in all four of his seasons. The 36-year-old Berger has two sons ages five and seven, and he says he wants to spend more time with them. Berger also spent four years under former Dominican More >