Sports

Big Hurdle Facing Milwaukee Bucks

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Bucks avoided the top-seeded Celtics and the defending NBA champion Cavaliers, but that doesn’t mean the first round series will be easy.  The Bucks travel to Toronto to play the Raptors tomorrow afternoon at 4:30 pm.  They have lost 13 of 15 games to the Canadian team over the last More >

Area High School Sports for Today Thursday April 13, 2017

  HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS FOR THURSDAY 4-13-17 all weather permitting   BOYS BASEBALL…. Mauston hosts Nekoosa Hillsboro at Necedah Wonewoc Center hosts Brookwood Royall hosts Bangor Adams Friendship hosts Waterloo   GIRLS SOFTBALL… Hillsboro at Necedah Wonewoc Center hosts Brookwood Royall hosts Bangor   GIRLS SOCCER….. Mauston hosts Richland Center   TRACK….. Mauston and More >

Bucks Lose Season Finale, Get Ready For Playoffs

(Boston, MA)  —  The Milwaukee Bucks have completed their best regular season in seven years after losing their finale at Boston, 112-94. The Bucks rested four of their top players to get ready for a first round playoff series that begins Saturday at Toronto, but the remaining Bucks kept the Celtics close until the fourth More >

Bucks Try Again To End First Round Futility

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Bucks will begin their second playoff run in coach Jason Kidd’s three seasons in Milwaukee. But the sixth seeded Bucks have not won a postseason series in 16 years, as they get set for a first round matchup that begins at 4:30 pm Saturday at third seeded Toronto. Game Two of More >

Brewers Sweep Jays, Anderson Throws Seven Inning Gem

(Toronto, ON)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers sweep their first series of the year after shutting out the Blue Jays in Toronto, 2-0. Chase Anderson gave up three hits in seven innings, walking two and striking out seven to win his first decision of the year and Neftali Feliz earned his third save. Marcus Stroman pitched More >

AHL Hockey: Milwaukee Edges Rockford

(Rockford, IL)  —  The Milwaukee Admirals win their second to last regular season game, 2-1 at Rockford. Vladislav Kamenev and rookie Yakov Trenin scored both of Milwaukee’s goals in the first period. Marek Mazanec had 27 saves as the Admirals are now locked into the third playoff seed in the American Hockey League’s Central Division More >

UW’s Carlini Wins AAU Sullivan Award

(New York, NY)  —  Wisconsin volleyball senior Lauren Carlini has won the AAU’s James Sullivan Award as the nation’s top amateur athlete. Carlini is a four time All American, and she beat out six Olympic gold medalists to become the first volleyball player, male or female, to win the Sullivan award. Carlini says she hopes More >

Area High School Sports Results from Tuesday April 11th, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS FOR TUESDAY 4-11-17   BOYS BASEBALL…. West Salem defeated Mauston 7-2.  Kyran Fitzgerald pitched 4 1/3 innings and gave up 4 runs, Travis Erler pitched the rest of the game and gave up 3 runs. Erler, Jared Lenze, Caleb Flint and Terren Hall all had 2 hits on the night for More >

Brewers Win, Ruin Toronto’s Home Opener

(Toronto, ON)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers ruin Toronto’s home opener with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night. Wily Peralta struck out seven in six innings to improve to 2-0, and Neftali Feliz earned his second save while throwing a fastball close to 101 miles per hour. The Brewers never trailed, as Keon Broxton homered and More >

Bucks’ Giannis Close To Making Statistical History

(Boston, MA)  —  Giannis Antetokounmpo has a chance to make history Wednesday as the Milwaukee Bucks close out their regular season at Boston. The 22-year-old Greek native has a chance to become the only player to finish in the NBA’s Top 20 in five categories, total points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocked shots. Antetokounmpo, a More >