Meet the 2022 Madison Area Football Awards winners and the all-area team | Wisconsin

Jon Masson | Wisconsin State Journal Another decline in high school football in the area was punctuated by strong individual and team play. The Waunakee, Sun Prairie East, and Lodi football teams led the way for Madison-area schools during the WIAA postseason. All three teams made Level 3 of the playoffs – Waunakee in Division … Read more

Omaha hockey sweeps western Michigan and moves to third place alone in the conference

Don’t look now, but the young Omaha hockey team is systematically moving up the NCHC rankings. The Mavericks earned their second straight win over 14th-ranked Western Michigan with a 3-1 win Saturday night. The game was played ahead of a season high of 6,766 at Baxter Arena. UNO, which has 10 freshmen on the roster, … Read more

Wisconsin basketball will test your nerves all season long | Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE — Greg Gard’s voice was hoarse, and the bottle of water that a helpful soul pushed towards the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball coach during his post-game press conference helped only a little. But I’m not worried about Gard’s voice or the cough that contributed to that gritty sound coming out of her. No, … Read more

Cold shooting costs Carroll Wesleyan women from Illinois < Illinois

Illinois Wesleyan’s Sawyer White drove into the basket against Carroll on Saturday. Kodiak Creative photo WAUKESHA, Wisconsin — A dismal start to each half doomed the Illinois Wesleyan women’s basketball team to a 75-57 Illinois-Wisconsin college conference loss to Carroll at Van Male Fieldhouse on Saturday. The Titans had halted a five-game winning streak when … Read more

Dixon girls, Sterling boys finish third at Oregon Hawk Classic – Shaw Local > Oregon

DIXON — A dozen boys teams and 11 girls teams from Northern Illinois competed in Saturday’s Oregon Hawk Classic before a large and lively crowd at the Plum Hollow Family Center in Dixon. It was a solid day overall for the four participating Sauk Valley high schools, as three girls’ and three boys’ teams finished … Read more

The injury underscores Chucky Hepburn’s value to Wisconsin men’s basketball | Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE — The last time the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team played at the Fiserv Forum, Chucky Hepburn walked out with an ankle injury and missed the second half. It started to look like a familiar story on Saturday when Hepburn left the game against Marquette five seconds into the second half. UW held … Read more

The Nebraska volleyball team traveled to Louisville for the Sweet 16

Full John Cook press conference after defeating Kansas, December 2nd For the third time in the past eight years, Nebraska’s route to the NCAA Volleyball Final Four has passed through the state of Kentucky. Nebraska will travel to Louisville, Kentucky for the Sweet 16 later this week. That became official on Saturday when region … Read more

Wisconsin’s shot at a Michigan No. 5 sweep ends with a late goal outnumbered

The dangerous shorthanded chances that the University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team allowed in the first two halves on Saturday finally caught up with them in the third. The Badgers gave Michigan No. 5 three breakaways on the power play. A Tyson Jugnauth turnover on UW’s last of six chances converted into Mark Estapa’s second … Read more

Goals early in periods carry Wisconsin women’s hockey to another win at Bemidji State | Wisconsin

Scoring wasn’t as successful for the University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team on Saturday, but the result was the same. The Badgers scored in the first minute of the second and third periods in a 4-1 win over Bemidji State of Minnesota. UW ended a four-game sweep of their season streak against the Beavers with … Read more