The Bloomer girls basketball team’s defense stepped up when it mattered most, holding Ladysmith to two points in overtime to secure a 50-42 win on Thursday in Bloomer.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — JD Bohaty stood at the free throw line with 1.1 seconds left in the game and a chance to finish Regis off for good.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — It’s not even February yet and Chippewa Falls boys basketball is starting to accumulate prove it victories.
Trailing by 13 at the half without star Caden Boser active, it would have been easy for Eau Claire Memorial to pack it in against Hudson.
Alesha Smith made 32 saves in net, Paige Ruppert and Paige Rodriguez both scored a goal and the fourth-ranked Eau Claire Area Stars girls hockey team topped sixth-ranked St. Croix Valley 2-0 on Tuesday in Eau Claire.
Any stress Rebecca Rodgers felt attending her first Junior National Championship is long gone by now. But even the veteran of the event admitted there’s a bit more pressure on her this year.
Regis’ Snyder retiring
Joe Biestervelt hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer, his only strike from deep on the night, to help Durand boys basketball to a 60-56 overtime victory against Regis on Monday.
Cadott produced seven individual champions en route to winning the team title at its home wrestling invitational on Saturday.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — It almost got really ugly for the Rails.
Cole Stensen hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 5.4 seconds left in overtime to give the Augusta boys basketball team a 71-69 over Cochrane-Fountain City on Friday night.
It was an evening filled with fanfare, electric plays and memorable moments, perhaps even more than the usual intracity hockey matchup.
Kameri Meredith and Rachel Scharlau proved the Vikings are in a class of their own when it comes to Dunn-St. Croix girls basketball.
BOYCEVILLE — Hope for a premier individual wrestling matchup helped fill the stands for Boyceville’s home dual Tuesday against Cadott.
Owen Schultz put on a clinic on Tuesday night, posting 35 points, nine rebounds and seven steals in a 70-27 win for the Mondovi boys basketball team over Independence in Mondovi.
As Eau Claire Memorial’s Wednesday afternoon basketball practice wraps up, Devin Butler walks over to his star teammate Caden Boser looking for some advice.
DURAND — From the second Durand took the court Monday night it was clear why the Panthers are 6-2 this season and undefeated in the Dunn–St. Croix.
Madison Schultz scored a game-high 18 points, Brianna Nelson chipped in with 10 of her own, and the Eleva-Strum girls basketball team defeated McDonell 51-41 on Monday.
Cricket boys hoops earns win
GREEN BAY — A judge has imposed a four-year restraining order against former Green Bay Packer Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila following an incident last month in which he allegedly sent two armed men to a Christmas pageant for a school that his children attend.
For a moment it looked like Chippewa Falls might give away the game.
Maggie Craker put up a game-high 19 points, Anna Geissler and Lauryn Deetz added 11 apiece, and the McDonell girls basketball team topped Altoona 61-31 on Friday in Chippewa Falls.
Regis boys basketball’s Branton Paulsrud found tremendous rhythm from 3-point range, hitting six times from deep while scoring a game-high 29 points in the Ramblers’ 55-52 road victory against Elk Mound on Thursday.
CHETEK — Kyle Bilodeau was born with a gift. It first showed itself in middle school when Kyle began growing faster and taller than all his peers.
With one swing of the bat, Sam Stange etched his name into the Eau Claire North history book.
Joey Koller scored the overtime game-winning tally to complete a hat trick and lift Eau Claire North boys hockey to a 3-2 victory against Bloomington Kennedy Saturday.
The Green Bay Packers show their team of the future as Don Horn throws for 410 yards and five touchdowns in a 45-28 win over the Cardinals as all-pro DE Willie Davis announces his retirement in the final game at Lambeau Field. Earlier, the Packers down the Bears 21-3 as Travis Williams score…
Wherever Teryn Karlstad took the field, success followed.
The Chippewa Falls boys basketball team watched a 31-24 halftime lead vanish against Division 2’s No. 5 ranked Stoughton and found itself tied 52-52 with under a minute to go in regulation.
Chi-Hi dominates in Minnesota
1. North baseball wins state title in dramatic fashion: The 2018-19 school year came to a storybook ending on June 13 at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute.
“We’re pretty good, I guess,” Eau Claire Area’s Lauren Carmody said with a smile.
The Eau Claire Memorial/North boys swim and dive team won 19 of 24 events to take home the title at the Santa Invite on Saturday at North.