Sports

Good News In Recruiting For Marquette Men’s Basketball

The Marquette men’s basketball team nailed down two recruits over the weekend.  North Carolina-Asheville guard Andrew Rousey said he would transfer to the Golden Eagles — take the mandatory one-year off — and start playing in Milwaukee in the fall of 2016 with two years of eligibility.  Also, Stevens Point junior Sam Hauser became Marquette’s More >

UW-La Crosse Earns A Berth In The NCAA Division Three College Baseball World Series

U-W La Crosse will be the only Wisconsin team among eight at the N-C-A-A Division-Three baseball World Series which starts on Friday near Appleton.  The Eagles won the Midwest Regional on their home field yesterday, beating Coe College twice in the championship round, 5-to-4 and 15-to-4.  Ben Morgan drove in the deciding run for La More >

Carlos Gomez Escapes Serious Injury Sunday After Being Hit By A Pitch

Brewers’ outfielder Carlos Gomez escaped serious injury when he was beaned in yesterday’s 4-to-1 Milwaukee loss to the Mets in New York.  The Brewers said Gomez suffered a facial contusion — not a concussion.  Gomez says he’s fine, but manager Craig Counsell said it was too early to tell whether his All-Star center-fielder will play More >

Syndergaard earns 1st big league win, Mets beat Brewers

NEW YORK (AP) — Prized Mets pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard earned his first major league win, the success tempered when he beaned Carlos Gomez with a 96 mph fastball, and New York beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Sunday. Syndergaard (1-1) shut down the Brewers for the first five innings in his Citi Field debut, giving More >

Sunday May 17 Area High School Sports Report

BASEBALL Mauston wins two games against Royall High School Saturday 5-0 and 13-10 with Mauston now 10-8 overall. Adams-Friendship has lost 16 games in a row now after a 16-0 loss to Madison East on Saturday. The Green Devils come to Mauston for a 5 PM game Tuesday that you can hear live on NOW More >

Saturday May 16 Area Sports Report

BASEBALL Mauston hosts Royall in a non-conference double-header today as part of All-Sports Day for Mauston High School athletics. Mauston is 8-8 overall after a 10-0 loss to Wisconsin Dells Thursday. Royall is coming off an 8-4 loss to Cashton on Thursday. Game one begins at 10:00 AM today. New Lisbon, Weyauega-Fremont and Madison East More >

Frank Kaminsky And Sam Dekker At The NBA Scouting Combine

Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky is meeting with a number of N-B-A teams at the league’s scouting combine in Chicago.  The 7-footer is not doing any drills. Kaminsky said it’s hard to top his accomplishments during his senior year at the U-W, when he was the consensus national player-of-the-year.  So he’ll let those achievements speak for More >

Brewers Open A Weekend Series At New York Tonight

The Milwaukee Brewers didn’t play yesterday, but they’re still back to having the Major Leagues’ worst record after Philadelphia beat Pittsburgh 4-to-2.  The Brewers are 12-and-23 with the lowest winning percentage in either league at .343.  Philly improved to 13-and-23, at a .361 clip.  Also, Milwaukee is the only team to trail its division leader More >

Thursday May 14 Area High School Sports Summaries

SOFTBALL Ayanna Upchurch throws a four-hitter with six strike-outs and Wisconsin Dells collects 18 hits in a 13-2 SCC win at Veterans Park Thursday. Dana Percival had three hits and five rbi’s and Payton Lindner three hits as well for the Lady Chiefs who are 6-3 in league play and tied for second place with More >

Friday May 15 Area High School Sports Schedule

BASEBALL Wisconsin Dells(3-3) at Adams-Friendship(0-7)  (SCC) Reedsburg at Baraboo  (Badger North) SOFTBALL Richland Center at Wonewoc-Center(10-6)  (Non-Conference) Baraboo at Reedsburg (Badger North) TRACK AND FIELD Mauston, Adams-Friendship, Reedsburg at Heather Johnson Invite in Wisconsin Dells  4 PM Hillsboro at Boscobel Invite GIRLS SOCCER Mauston(6-4) at Poynette 6:45 PM Reedsburg(6-5-1) at West Salem BOYS GOLF Portage More >