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LB Landisch expected to start for No. 14 Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Inside linebacker Derek Landisch is expected to start Saturday night when No. 14 Wisconsin faces No. 13 LSU in the season opener in Houston. Landisch strained his right hamstring on Aug. 13 and missed about 10 days of practice. He worked a full session with the first-string defense Wednesday. The senior is a More >

Schafer drives in 4, Twins top Royals 11-5 in 10th

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the 10th inning Thursday night as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 11-5. Bruce Chen, the sixth pitcher for the AL Central-leading Royals, gave up five hits and walked two in the 10th. Eduardo Nunez singled More >

Bridgewater starts as Vikings beat Titans 19-3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Teddy Bridgewater threw a touchdown in his first NFL start, Joe Banyard ran for 111 yards and the Minnesota Vikings wrapped up a perfect preseason beating the Tennessee Titans 19-3 on Thursday night. Blair Walsh kicked four field goals, and the Vikings defense had three sacks in a game where both coaches More >

Royall Graduate Member of Luther Football Team

Christian Moore, a 2013 graduate of Royall High School, is a member of the 2014 Luther College football team. Moore, listed as a fullback, earned his first letter last season. He is the son of Ken and Barb Moore of Kendall. On Saturday, Sept. 6, at 1 p.m. in Carlson Stadium, the Luther College football team More >

Tom Hoile Offers An Update On Wonewoc Center Wolves Football

Troy Matz talks about Wonewoc-Center football opener with coach Tom Hoile

Rice Lake Hoops Standout Narrows Choice

One of Wisconsin’s top high school basketball players has narrowed his college choices — and Marquette is still in the running.  An E-S-P-N analyst tweeted that Rice Lake senior Henry Ellenson also has Michigan State and Kentucky on his final list.  Ellenson is considered one of the top power forwards in the country.  He recently More >

Jimmy Nelson Honored By PCL

Brewers’ starter Jimmy Nelson has been named the Pacific Coast League’s pitcher-of-the-year for the time he spent at Triple-”A” Nashville.  It’s the second straight season that a Milwaukee pitcher won the honor.  Johnny Hellweg was the P-C-L’s top pitcher ago.  Nelson had 16 starts and one relief appearance for the Nashville Sounds, going 10-and-2 with More >

Packers Have Decisions To Make After Tonight

Ted Thompson makes the final calls, but Green Bay Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy will also have a big say on who makes the regular season roster. Players on the bubble will have one final chance to impress the top brass tonight, when the Packers host Kansas City in their final exhibition game.  At least some More >

Mauston And Reedsburg Play Girls Tennis Duals Today

Mauston hosts Wisconsin Dells and Columbus today in girls tennis in a make-up from last week’s postponement at Lions Park. Mauston has won 6-1 over Viroqua and Sparta this season with losses to Holmen and Reedsburg. Ellie Luke at two singles is off to a strong start for the Golden Eagles. Reedsburg has won three More >

Area Prep Boys Soccer Update

Mauston won their first match of the boys soccer season Monday and the Golden Eagles play at Cambridge today at 6:45 PM. Mauston was shut out in their first two matches before the Monday win. Reedsburg is 2-3 overall after a 4-0 loss to Milton Thursday and the Beavers host Tomah today at 5 PM. More >