Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired and performed his first Lambeau Leap after he finished off a rally for the Green Bay Packers, who benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Tigers 23-22 on Monday night.
The Cougars suffered a 3-1 loss to Madison Memorial in their Big Eight Conference finale Monday night.
The Janesville Craig junior bogeyed four of her first nine holes but finished strong to shoot a 10-over 82 during the first round of play at the WIAA state girls golf tournament.
Janesville Craig junior Kallie Lux and Lake Geneva Badger senior Holly Murphy are the lone area girls golfers who have qualified for the state tournament, which is Monday and Tuesday at University Ridge.
Lake Geneva Badger senior Holly Murphy has dominated on the links all season and will cap her illustrious prep career by playing at the WIAA Division 1 state tournament for the third straight year Monday and Tuesday
Clinton High's football team picked up its first victory of the season Friday night with a 12-6 overtime win over longtime rival Beloit Turner.
The Warhawks ran for 376 yards on 65 carries as they earned a 21-14 victory against visiting UW-Platteville in WIAC football at Perkins Stadium on Saturday in front of 12,402 patrons.
Jarrod Ware’s 10-yard touchdown run in the fourth broke a 14-14 tie and helped No. 3 Whitewater squeak past No. 19 Platteville 21-14 in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game riddled with statistical anomalies.
The Badgers committed 10 pre-snap penalties, fumbled three times and missed two extra points, but the defense allowed just 109 total yards in a 26-0 over Delavan-Darien.
The Regents put up 343 rushing yards, pulling away from visiting Janesville Craig for a 36-12 Big Eight Conference victory Friday night.
Nick and Dalton Naramore combined for 310 yards rushing and four touchdowns in leading Brodhead/Juda to a pivotal 40-19 Rock Valley Conference win Friday night.
Madison Memorial rolled to a 49-6 win over Janesville Parker on Friday to clinch an outright Big Eight Conference championship and move within a game of its first unbeaten regular season in more than two decades.
A roundup of area high school football games played Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
The Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker/Evansville girls swim teams lost in Big Eight Conference duals Friday.
UW-Platteville brings its vaunted passing attack to Perkins Stadium for a battle of unbeaten teams Saturday.
Craig lost 4-0 on the road in a Big Eight boys soccer match Thursday.
Watertown, ranked No. 7 in the state in the latest Division 1 coaches poll, swept host Milton 25-15, 25-18, 25-18 in a Badger South Conference match.
Janesville Craig's volleyball team swept Madison West 3-0 Thursday in a Big Eight Conference match.
Janesville Parker's volleyball team improved to 6-2 in the Big Eight Conference with a 3-0 win over Madison Memorial on Thursday.
Nate Trewyn gets a raise, better seat as Tampa Bay Bucs fly to London to play Carolina in London on Sunday
For a number of area football teams with nothing to play for the final two weeks of the regular season, self-motivation and self-pride are the key components to finishing the season with a purpose.
UW-Whitewater's football team is plus-7 in turnover margin, while UW-Platteville is plus-10 as the team 4-0 teams get set to collide at Perkins Stadium on Saturday.
Lake Geneva Badger's girls tennis team advanced to the WIAA Division 1 state team tournament for the second straight year after winning the Oconomowoc Sectional on Wednesday.
Aidan Conger scored two goals in the opening eight minutes, and Maverick Attwood made eight saves to help Milton beat Fort Atkinson 2-1 on Tuesday.
Holly Murphy and Kallie Lux are headed back to the WIAA Division 1 state girls golf tournament.
After winning the first two sets, it appeared Brodhead might be headed to a sweep, but Edgerton battled all the way back to force five, where the Cardinals won 15-12 to move to 6-2 in the Rock Valley Conference on Tuesday.
Sophomore Jonathan Diaz played a central role Tuesday, scoring a pair of goals and going on a marauding run through the midfield to set up a third as the Comets defeated Union Grove 3-1 in a Southern Lakes Conference tournament semifinal.
Area teams began their march toward the WIAA state girls tennis tournament when they played at the Division 1 Badger Subsectional on Monday.
Pearson's goal in the 59th minute was a step in the right direction for a Craig team that had not scored in more than three weeks--their last five matches.
Milton High graduate CheyAnn Knudsen finished third overall and helped the UW-Whitewater women's golf team to its third straight title at the WIAC women's golf tournament Sunday.
Janesville native, Hall of Fame swim coach, displays all the traits that made her great as she battles lung cancer
The Warhawks shot a championship-record 933 during the 54-hole tournament, finishing eight strokes ahead of second-place UW-Stout (941).
Aaron Jones scored a career-high four touchdowns and the Packers bounced back from their first loss by hanging on for a 34-24 victory over the Cowboys on Sunday.
Janesville Parker's Tina Shelton battled through a pair of major leg injuries to reach the WIAA state track and field meet last spring. She's a leader on Parker's upstart volleyball team and hopes a healthy senior season will leave her with 11 athletic letters.
The Warhawks were able to separate themselves in the third quarter when Eau Claire fumbled on consecutive possessions. Whitewater turned both turnovers into touchdowns.
The Vikings defeated the host Cougars, 23-25, 25-20, 15-9 in the championship to complete a 4-0 day.
Four Rock Valley Conference teams are all 4-3 and need one more win to clinch a playoff berth. Take a look at where area teams stand after Week 7 of the high school football season.
A recap of high school football games around the area for Friday, Oct. 4, 2019.
Janesville Parker's football team fell to 0-7 on the season with a 55-0 road loss to Madison West.
Milton nearly rallied from a 28-point deficit but lost 34-28 to visiting Monroe in a Badger South Conference football game Friday, falling to 6-1 overall and 4-1 in league play.
Matt Forster had 254 yards of total offense, three touchdowns, two interceptions and two extra points as Evansville remained undefeated with a 40-14 Homecoming victory over Big Foot on Ron Grovesteen Field.
The Cardinals (5-2) clinched a playoff berth for the 24th straight season--currently the longest active streak among Division 1 teams--while Craig dropped to 1-6 in its farewell tour through the Big Eight.
Kailee Sitter and Tadyn McCann finished 1-2 in the 500 freestyle to highlight Janesville Parker/Evansville’s Big Eight Conference dual meet against visiting Madison West
Kettle Moraine won the WIAA Division 1 Mukwonago Regional on Friday, with Badger, Janesville Craig and Milton all joining the Lasers as sectional qualifiers.
Zach Oles and Max Meylor both saw plenty of time at quarterback for the Warhawks in their three nonconference games.