The Indianapolis Colts selected Daurice Fountain with the 159th overall pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday, making him just the third Northern Iowa player to be picked in the past decade.
The state tournament always has offered a collection of talented players, especially in the last 20 years, but the difference this year was the extreme youth and elite national status of the tournament’s most gifted players.
If you look hard enough, you can find Wisconsin high school boys basketball fans who long for the cozy, loud University of Wisconsin Field House.
Seven WIAA championships — boys basketball, football, individual and team wrestling, softball and boys and girls golf — will be held at Wisconsin Athletics facilities through 2025.
Senior Marlon Ruffin and sophomore Jalen Johnson lead the Big Eight Conference champion Cardinals into Thursday's sectional semifinal against Madison La Follette.
Sisters Emily Benzschawel and Megan Benzschawel are key contributors for the Cheesemakers, who believe the experience playing at state last year will help this year's team.
Al Minnaert, who was the longtime football coach at Madison Edgewood, has been selected for induction into the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame, Edgewood athletic director Chris Zwettler said Thursday.
The board votes 6-5 against tabling the plan, led by Mineral Point superintendent Luke Francois, until the WIAA's annual meeting.
Some tournaments, including the Badger State Invitational, are featuring a girls division this season to test the waters and try to grow the sport of girls wrestling.
At Friday's meeting, the Board of Control is expected to decide whether to move forward or back off after deciding in June to add a 35-second shot clock for varsity boys and girls basketball games in 2019-2020.
Lakeside Lutheran, last year’s WIAA Division 2 sectional champion and this year’s Capitol North Conference champion, drew a No. 1 seeding in its half of the Adams-Friendship sectional bracket and earned a Tuesday bye.
Waunakee receives the No. 2 seeding, followed by Verona and Middleton in that sectional. Milton is seeded second in sectional 6.
Cuba City has a top seeding in its portion of the sectional, followed by Wisconsin Heights and Waterloo.
Waterloo is ranked eighth in Division 3. Sun Prairie and Edgerton receive honorable-mention recognition in Division 1 and Division 2, respectively.