The Vikings racked up their 10th win in a row 13-6 over Monona Grove on the Silver Eagles’ field Friday afternoon. The Vikings take a 14-8 record into the WIAA Division 1 tournament. Parker plays the winner of Stoughton and Elkhorn at Riverside Park on Thursday night.
The season ended Friday for Janesville Craig's softball team. Westosha Central banged out 14 hits for a 9-3 win in a Division 1 regional final game.
Fifth-seeded Delavan-Darien pulled off the unthinkable, eliminating the top-ranked Trojans with a 1-0 win Friday in Beloit. Turner's (20-1) unblemished record was marred by a team that won six games during the regular season.
Janesville Parker's girls track and field team saw two program records fall. The Craig boys sent all seven sectional-qualifying entries through to state. And the city had 20 individual state qualifications and seven qualifying relays from Thursday's Badger Sectional.
Janesville Craig's baseball team will enter the postseason on a rare two-game losing streak. Craig lost 5-4 to Verona on Thursday at Riverside Park.
Janesville Craig (10-2-4) was seeded fourth in the Kettle Moraine Sectional, behind Middleton, Kettle Moraine and Sun Prairie. The Cougars open the playoffs May 31 at home against Madison East, a team they defeated 10-0 on May 3. Milton opens against Beaver Dam.
The top four teams from Wednesday's regional play will compete at the Parker Sectional at the Janesville Country Club next week.
The season ended Wednesday for Janesville Parker's softball team. The Vikings left 11 runners on base in a 5-2 loss to Waterford in a Division 1 regional semifinal game.
The Elkhorn boys and the Lake Geneva Badger girls won regional track and field titles in Westosha on Tuesday after the event was postponed one day due to weather.
The city's girls high school soccer teams played Tuesday, with Parker falling in its final Big Eight match and Craig tying in a nonconference road game.
Edgerton High's boys golf team shot 311 on Tuesday at the WIAA Division 2 Big Foot Regional to finish second behind Mount Horeb (308). Monroe (355) was third, followed by Beloit Turner, which shot 369 to finish fourth and advance to sectionals as a team for the first time this century.
Parker senior Jordan Bailey allowed just three hits and two walks in 5 2/3 innings, striking out eight batters in a 5-1 Big Eight Conference baseball victory over visiting Madison West on Tuesday.
Janesville Craig qualified three singles players and a doubles team, while Janesville Parker advanced one singles player into WIAA sectional tennis play during subsectional play Tuesday.
Janesville Craig's baseball team won 5-3 at Verona on Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Cougars play at Sun Prairie. Both teams are 13-3 and a half-game behind Middleton in the Big Eight standings.
A roundup of area WIAA Division 2 and 3 high school softball regional quarterfinal softball games played Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
The Eagles' title hopes, virtually gone just a week ago, were fully realized Tuesday after an 8-0 win over Evansville pulled the Eagles level with Beloit Turner on the final day of the Rock Valley Conference season.
A steady drizzle didn't slow down area high school track and field athletes Monday as they did their best to finish in the top four at the Division 2 Turner Regional. Those that did moved on to Thursday's sectional competition.
The Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker track and field teams competed at the WIAA Division 1 Verona Regional on Monday.
The Whippets qualified all four of their boys relay teams--including three regional champions--and the girls team qualified three of four at the WIAA Division 2 East Troy Regional on Monday night.
The WIAA softball postseason begins Wednesday for Janesville Parker and Janesville Craig. Both schools will have to win on the road if they want to advance to regional finals.
The UW-Whitewater baseball team was eliminated from an NCAA Division III regional Sunday after dropping two games, 6-3 to Rhodes and 4-1 to Texas-Tyler, in Sauget, Illinois.
The first full week of June will be busy for Janesville Craig senior catcher Jacob Campbell. He'll graduate, could hear his name called in the early rounds of the Major League Baseball draft and would love nothing more than to lead the Cougars through sectionals and to another state tournament berth.
Daytona Bryden homered and drove in three runs and Austin Jones pitched 5 1/3 innings of effective relief as the UW-Whitewater baseball team defeated the University of Texas-Tyler 8-2 on Saturday for its second NCAA regional win in Sauget, Illinois.
The Illinois Wesleyan Titans swept the Warhawks, 7-0 and 3-0, on Saturday in Bloomington, Illinois, to win the best-of-three Division III Super Regional and advance to next weekend's championship tournament in Oklahoma City.
Edgerton High's baseball team swept a doubleheader from Rock Valley Conference champion Beloit Turner on Saturday, winning 4-1 and 5-4 in eight innings.
Jacob Faust continued his dominance Friday, needing just 81 pitches to complete a six-hit shutout against visiting Beloit Memorial. The Cougars won 8-0 to set up a Big Eight Conference showdown Monday at Sun Prairie.
Sun Prairie's Maddie Gardner shut out Janesville Parker's softball team for the second time this season Friday in a 5-0 Big Eight Conference win at the Youth Sports Complex.
For the second time this week, Orfordville Parkview's softball team lost in extra innings to Horicon.
Thursday at Parkview, Horicon scored seven runs in the eighth inning en route to a 7-0 Trailways South Conference win.
The Vikings scored four runs in the first inning and held on late to win 5-2 over Madison Memorial at Riverside Park on Thursday.
Isabella Curtin hit two of Memorial's three round-trippers in a 7-6 victory at the Janesville Youth Sports Complex on Thursday.