In 1985, Steve Stricker was looking to defend his state golf championship on his way to what has now been a highly successful professional career. But it was Janesville Craig's Don Brovick who came out on top.
2014 Milton High graduate Bridgette Alexander is concentrating on gaining spot in the 200 backstroke for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The Patriots scored in every quarter en route to a 51-14 victory at Milton.
Bryce Schuett's RBI single represented the winning run as the Whitetails prevailed on their home field 6-5 on Sunday in what amounted to a play-in game.
Janesville resident going strong on baseball diamond when most men his age are giving up softball
Milton (11-7, 8-7 RRL) needs to win at least two of its final three regular-season games to clinch one of five postseason berths in the Rock River League's Southern Division.
Janesville's 13U tournament youth baseball team was eliminated from the Ohio Valley Regionals in Munster, Indiana, on Sunday after losing, 11-1, to Crown Point, Indiana.
If 2018 is a harbinger of things to come, I would be an off-key voice in the climate change choir.
Janesville's 13U Babe Ruth baseball tournament team won 12-2 to close out a perfect round of pool play at Ohio Valley Regionals on Saturday.
A.J. Fredricks connected with Jermar Ayers for a pair of touchdowns through the air and the Rock County Rage cruised past the Rockton Rush 46-14 in a Midstates Football League game Saturday in Rockton, Illinois.
Defending champion Erik Botts leads the Janesville Men's City Golf Tournament after two rounds. Botts is at 4 under par after a second-round 2-under 69 at Glen Erin on Saturday. Six-time champion Sam Van Galder is one shot back.
In the opener, Janesville used an eight-run fourth inning to pull away to an 11-2 win over defending Ohio Valley Regional champion Jeffersontown, Kentucky. The local team improved to 2-0 in pool play later in the day with a 7-2 win over West Louisville, Kentucky.
Six-time men's city golf champion Sam Van Galder shot 3-under 69 at Riverside Golf Course on Friday and holds a one shot lead heading into Saturday's round at Glen Erin.
Hunter Eichorn will take a one-shot lead into today’s final round of the 117th Wisconsin State Amateur Championship.
Erik Botts shot a 2-under 70 on Tuesday at Minocqua Country Club to move into a tie for sixth after two rounds at the Wisconsin Men's State Amateur Golf Championship.
A recap of Janesville youth baseball tournament teams playing in Ohio Valley Regional tournaments Sunday.
The Milton Junction Pub Raptors struggled to find ways to get on base against Austin Massey and fell to the Hustisford Astros 2-0 on Sunday at Schilberg Park.
Perpetual high water this summer has made fishing for most species challenging. Channel catfish in area rivers are a notable exception—at least upstream and downstream from the City of Parks.
A.J. Fredricks threw three third-quarter touchdown passes to help the Rock County Rage pull away in a 38-8 rout of the Leyden Lions on Saturday.
A recap of Janesville youth baseball tournament teams playing in Ohio Valley Regional tournaments Saturday.
A roundup of results from Ohio Valley Regional tournament play involving youth baseball teams from Janesville.
Janesville has four youth baseball teams scheduled to play in Ohio Valley Regional tournament play the next two weeks. The 9U, 11U, 12U and 13U teams won state titles and advanced to OVR play.
Harry Melges IV and Finn Rowe are continuing Lake Geneva’s tradition of producing elite sailors.
Janesville, in the midst of a frustrating campaign, overcame a two-run deficit in the final three innings to defeat Milton 9-8 in a Rock River League game at Schilberg Park.
The Janesville Black baseball team blanked Stevens Point 10-0 on Sunday to win the Babe Ruth 13U state tournament at the Janesville Youth Sports Complex.
Janesville native Charlie Meyer spent the first two months of this baseball season with the Milwaukee Brewers' Class AAA Colorado Springs team but is currently transitioning into more of a coaching role at the rookie level.
If there is a more exciting way to catch fish than on a top-water lure, I’ve yet to experience it. I'm not talking “slop fishing” with a scum frog or burning a buzzbait through emergent vegetation, but rather old-school, son-of-a-Hula-Popper topwater action.
While the recent rainy weather has delayed the project, the city's pickleball players are awaiting a six-court recreational facility that will be known as the Jim Clark Memorial Pickleball Courts.
The Raptors (7-5, 4-4 RRL) are in sixth place in the 10-team Southern Division. The top six teams make the playoffs, with the top two receiving first-round byes.
Joe Shere and six others will be inducted into the UW-Whitewater Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 20.
The Town Square Gran Prix was a showcase event for the city’s revitalized downtown. It should be even better once all the construction cones have been removed. The event received universal praise--save the occasional social media troll.
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt put his pickleball skills to the test for the first time since high school.
Five Janesville natives competed Tuesday during the Town Square Gran Prix, the sixth stage of the Tour of America's Dairyland
Recent Janesville Parker graduate Matt Zimmerman played nine tournament rounds of golf in eight days, a stretch that wrapped up Monday when he shot 3-under 69 at Riverside to qualify for the State Am.
Milwaukee's Jack Schultz set a Ray Fischer Amateur Championship scoring record, finishing at 26 under to beat Onalaska's Ben Skogen by three shots at Riverside Golf Course on Sunday.
The Town Square Gran Prix, which will bring downtown Janesville to life with 11 races over roughly 10 hours, will mark the sixth stage of the 10th edition of the Tour of America’s Dairyland.
Jack Schultz, the reigning Ray Fischer Amateur Championship tournament winner, matched the Riverside Golf Course record with a 10-under 62 on Saturday to take the 36-hole lead.
The Senators took the 6-foot-3 forward with the 188th overall pick. Novak is the second Jets player to be picked in the NHL Draft, joining Jack LaFontaine in 2016.
Piercen Hunt, coming off a sophomore season at Hartland Arrowhead where he won a second straight state championship, shot a 7-under 65 to lead the Ray Fischer Amateur Championship after one round.
Jack Schultz won the Ray Fischer Amateur Championship at Riverside Golf Course last year on his way to winning WPGA player of the year honors. He returns as the defending champion as the tournament begins Friday.
Two hundred of the state's top amateur golfers will tee off in the 52nd annual event, which is held by the Wisconsin Public Links Association and has been played at Riverside every year since 1982 and includes former champions like Steve Stricker and Skip Kendall.
20-year-old bowler is the first Janesville Special Olympian to qualify for national meet
Milton defeats Rome to win three-week tournament