Before a game at Cambridge in December 2008, Judy suffered a brain aneurysm. She was transported to Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital and then flown by Med Flight to University Hospital in Madison. In an instant, the question became whether Harms would survive. When she did and left the intensive care unit, the family wondered if Judy would ever coach again.
The Whippets rallied down the stretch in their WIAA Division 3 championship game against Appleton Xavier on Saturday. A 49-43 victory at the Resch Center helped them finish with a 28-0 record, and hundreds of supporters chanted “perfect season” as the final seconds ticked off the clock.
The Whippets improved to 27-0 with a 47-30 win over Kettle Moraine Lutheran in a WIAA Division 3 state semifinal game in Green Bay.
The Big Eight Conference released its all-league hockey performers.
The Milton School District is spending $430,858 for more school security cameras and a new building access control system.
The Cougars boys basketball team lost a WIAA Division 1 regional final, 59-58, at Verona on Saturday night.
Molly Benavides, a senior gymnast for the Burlington/Badger/Catholic Central/Union Grove/Wilmot co-op, captured the WIAA Division 1 state gymnastics individual all-around title Saturday.
The Whitewater girls basketball team is headed to the WIAA state tournament after beating Dodgeville 57-54 on Saturday.
The Cardinals found a different gear in the fourth quarter, rallying from a nine-point deficit to beat the Cougars 66-57 in a Division 1 sectional final at Sun Prairie High.
Evansville junior Ben Veenstra hit two free throws to give the Blue Devils the lead with 17.6 seconds left and two more with 9.8 left to get to the final scoring margin, and Evansville came back to beat visiting Edgerton 55-52 in a WIAA Division 3 regional final game.