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Tuesday April 21 Area High School Sports Schedule

SOFTBALL Mauston is 0-2 for the SCC softball season with a conference game scheduled today at 2-0 Adams-Friendship at 5 PM. Mauston has scored just one run in each of their SCC games in losses to Wautoma and Wisconsin Dells. Mauston is 1-3 overall with a win over New Glarus and the Golden Eagles were postponed Monday More >

Butler scores 31, Bulls beat Bucks 91-82 to go up 2-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Jimmy Butler set a playoff career-high for the second straight game with 31 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 91-82 on Monday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series. After scoring 25 points in Game 1, Butler trumped that with another terrific performance. He was at More >

Desclafani pitches Reds past Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony Desclafani pitched eight shutout innings and Zach Cozart and Joey Votto homered as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Monday night. Desclafani (2-0) held Milwaukee hitless until Adam Lind’s double with two outs in the fourth. Hector Gomez’s fifth-inning single was the only other hit off Desclafani, who More >

Packers move on from Seattle loss with offseason workouts

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — It was back to Lambeau Field for the Green Bay Packers on Monday for the first time since cleaning out their lockers in January following the stunning collapse against Seattle in the NFC title game. Defensive lineman Mike Daniels says he has watched tape of the game to learn from More >

Mauston Golden Eagles Track Coach Bill De Voe

Mauston High School track coach Bill De Voe offers an update on the season with Troy Matz

Wonewoc-Center High School Softball Coach Dawn Ertel

Dawn Ertel talks about a 3-0 start to the season with Wonewoc-Center softball with Troy Matz

Pirates sweep, Brewers off to worst start in team history

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched six effective innings, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates swept Milwaukee 5-2 Sunday, leaving the Brewers with the worst start in team history. Milwaukee dropped its fifth straight game and fell to 2-10, the poorest record in the majors. Cole (2-0) improved to 9-1 in his last 10 More >

Bucks Try To Even Their Playoff Series With Chicago Tonight

The Milwaukee Bucks will try to even their first-round playoff series against the Bulls tonight in Chicago.  Coach Jason Kidd said his Bucks will need to step up their defense, after giving up 60 points in the first half on Saturday night for only the sixth time this season.  The Bucks committed 19 turnovers in More >

Matt Kenseth Tastes Victory Lane At Bristol On Sunday

Wisconsin’s Matt Kenseth won his first NASCAR Sprint Cup race in 51 tries yesterday.  The Cambridge native battled through four rain delays and eleven extra laps to win the Food City-500 in Bristol Tennessee.  Kenseth won the pole on Friday night. The race began 90 minutes late, and there were three other rain delays — More >

Brewers Slump Continues

The Milwaukee Brewers are off to their worst start in the team’s 46-year history, after getting swept for three games at Pittsburgh with a 5-to-2 loss yesterday. The Brewers are now 2-and-10, with a five-game overall losing streak. They have a Major League-low three homers this season, and they’ve gone six games without a homer More >