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Milwaukee’s Pettis Goes Back To “Grind” After UFC Loss

(Las Vegas, NV)  —  It’s back to the drawing board for Milwaukee’s Anthony Pettis, after he lost his third straight Ultimate Fighting event. Pettis, a former UFC lightweight champion, dropped a unanimous three round decision to Edson Barboza during Saturday night’s main event in Las Vegas. Afterward, Pettis tweeted that he’ll “shed (his) tears” and More >

UWM Baseball Team Splits Twin Bill With Illinois-Chicago

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The UW Milwaukee baseball team splits a home doubleheader with Illinois Chicago, as the Panthers lost the opener 3-2 in 12 innings and won the nightcap 5-1. UIC scored the deciding run in Sunday’s Game One when Jake Tuttle hit a batter with the bases loaded. Billy Quirke had four singles in five More >

Friday April 22 Area High School Sports Summaries

BASEBALL Mauston 2 Black River Falls 0  Nate Buss gets the win with five shutout innings with Adam Hagan getting the save. La Farge 14 Necedah 4 River Valley 9 Wisconsin Dells 7 Sparta 3 Adams-Friendship 2  Joe Duty took the loss in a well pitched game Janesville Craig 7 Baraboo 1 SOFTBALL Necedah 7 More >

Saturday April 23 Area High School Sports Schedule

BASEBALL Melrose-Mindoro, Weston at Royall 10 AM SOFTBALL Mauston at Lake Mills 11 AM Adams-Friendship at Columbus 4:30 PM Melrose-Mindoro, Weston at Royall 10 AM Tomah vs. Eau Claire North and Memorial at Eau Claire TRACK AND FIELD Hillsboro, New Lisbon, Royall, Wonewoc-Center at Cashton 10 AM BOYS TENNIS Mauston at UW-La Crosse Triangular 8 More >

Wisconsin Drivers NASCAR Weekend Update

Matt Kenseth of Cambridge hopes to avoid the tire trouble he had last week, when he competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 on Sunday in Richmond, Virginia. Kenseth is 18th in the season point standings in NASCAR’s top circuit, the highest among the Wisconsin contingent. Paul Menard of Eau Claire is also More >

Bucks Star Just Misses On Most Improved Player Award

Milwaukee Bucks’ forward Giannis Antetokounmpo took third in the voting for the N-B-A’s Most Improved Player award for this past season. Antetokounmpo moved to the point guard spot after Michael Carter-Williams went out for the season with an injury in February. And the third-year pro from Greece had his first five career triple doubles in More >

Thursday Area High School Sports Recap

Friday April 22 Area High School Sports Schedule

BASEBALL Mauston(6-4) at Black River Falls Adams-Friendship(2-7) at Sparta Wisconsin Dells(6-3) at River Valley Necedah(4-1) at La Farge SOFTBALL Adams-Friendship(4-3) at Pacelli Reedsburg(1-5) at Wisconsin Dells Necedah(2-4) at La Farge TRACK AND FIELD Mauston at Gatzke Invite in Tomah GIRLS SOCCER Melrose-Mindoro Coop at Mauston(4-4) 4:30 PM Tomah at Sauk-Prairie 7 PM  

Brewers Hand Twins Their First Road Win

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers have split their four game Interleague series with Minnesota, after losing 8-1 Thursday at Miller Park. The Twins won their first road game in eight tries, becoming the final Major League team to win away from home. Ricky Nolasco won his first decision, striking out seven in six innings, and More >

Admirals Carry Momentum Into Playoffs

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Admirals have solid momentum going into the American Hockey League playoffs, which begin Friday with a best of five first round series with Grand Rapids. Games One and Two will be at the BMO Harris Bradley Center before the series shifts to western Michigan next week. The Admirals won their More >