Johnson, a 65-year-old Janesville woman, revived her speedskating career two years ago and has her sights on breaking world records and making up for many lost years of skating.
Mike Brooks, Diane Jacobson, Rick Kingsley, Leslie Perry Murphy and Bill Semmens are the 2018 inductees into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame, which has been sponsored by The Gazette since the project's inception in 1990.
Dale Barry, a former baseball and basketball coach and Janesville athletic director, died Wednesday at the age of 86, leaving a legacy on the field and off.
Blessed with an abundance of talented athletes in a variety of sports, it didn't take Parker High School long to establish itself as a powerhouse in the Big Eight Conference.
Janesville Jets goalie Daniel Lebedeff was named the NAHL's Midwest Division player of the week after two strong performances last weekend. The University of Wisconsin commit ranks among the top goalies in the league in save percentage and goals against average.
The Janesville Jets used a family connection to practice one day at the United Center in Chicago this week, ahead of Friday's home game with first-place Fairbanks.
Edgerton graduate gained valuable experience during Sports Business Classroom last summer, and uses that knowledge to help the UW-Whitewater men's basketball team
Delaney Schoenenberger, a Janesville Craig grad, scored 11 points and La Crosse knocked off No. 14-ranked Whitewater 66-62 in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.
Tanner Polglaze's goal late in the third period was the difference as the Jets edged the Springfield Jr. Blues 2-1 at the Janesville Ice Arena.
The Janesville Jets have two solid goalies in Garrett Nieto and Daniel Lebedeff, though they've rarely both been 100 percent healthy at the same time this year.
Six players scored goals in Janesville's 10-0 Big Eight Conference boys hockey victory for the Janesville Bluebirds on Thursday
Ashley Hartwig, a 2013 graduate of Janesville Parker High, is one of the leaders on the Truman State women's basketball team that is seeking a conference championship.
The Janesville Jets moved into sole possession of second-place in the NAHL's Midwest Division on Thursday night thanks to a 6-3 win over the Minnesota Magicians.
An area woman conquered cocaine and the death of her mentor to ride a once-doomed horse to the National Barrel Racing Championships.
Milton is among a handful of Wisconsin school districts to sponsor a varsity esports team. A growing number of schools nationwide have realized video games can be used as a tool to engage with under-served sections of the student body
Rival Springfield scored four unanswered goals in a 4-1 NAHL victory Saturday at the Janesville Ice Arena before a crowd of 540 on Teddy Bear Toss night