Kellen Ryan is an all-american. The Milton High sophomore finished in the top 25 in four events at the Junior Olympics national gymnastics meet in Reno, Nevada.
Edgerton native Steve Stricker recounts those days in the winter of 2005 when he spent days outside at Cherokee Golf Course.
Freitag threw three innings in relief and hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the ninth as the Raptors picked up a 5-4 walk-off win over the Ashippun Mudcats in their home opener at Schilberg Park.
The Janesville Aces, after seven seasons in the Rock River League, will not field an amateur baseball team this summer. American Legion Post 205 returns to Riverside Park as the Rock County River Monsters.
Andy Meehan enjoyed a successful running career that began in high school, continued at Air Force Academy and continues into his adult life today. He's part of a five-person class joining the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame later this month.
Patrick Campbell, a successful baseball player for Janesville Craig, UW-La Crosse and the Janesville Aces, and now an assistant for Craig, will be inducted into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame on May 11.
The Milton High graduate and UW-Whitewater standout is expected to be picked at some point during this week's NFL Draft
John Furrer played sports with one goal: do whatever it takes so that his team won. His selflessness earned him the respect of his teammates. He'll be inducted into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame on May 11
Porter set a Red Devil Invite meet record and a school record by going 37 feet, 8 inches in the triple jump. In addition, Porter finished second in the 100 hurdles and finished third in both the 300 hurdles and long jump.
If the Janesville Jets want to advance in the playoffs, it will need to win Friday night’s Game 3 against the Fairbanks Ice Dogs at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Meyer ended last season as a player/coach in the Arizona League. He wasn't sure where he'd land this season but hoped to stay within the Brewers organization. When he was offered the chance during Spring Training to move back to Wisconsin and coach with the Timber Rattlers in Grand Chute, he quickly accepted.
Matt Koethe and Luke Ciolli scored in the third period to help Fairbanks pull away for a 4-1 victory over the Jets on Saturday, giving the Ice Dogs a decisive 2-0 lead in the best-of-five North American Hockey League first-round playoff series.
Janesville Hall of Fame inductee Bennie Guerra made his mark in wrestling, but he also played football, competed in track and even turned heads on a skateboards and snowboards.
The Jets were 4-3 in their first seven games against the NAHL’s Midwest Division champions before Fairbanks swept a three-game home series last month. The series resets tonight, when the Jets open a best-of-five first-round playoff series on the road.
A back injury can spell the end for many athletes. For Sue McKeown, it signaled the beginning of a hall of fame career.
Brainin scored 4:41 into overtime as the Jr. Blues (33-22-4-1) rebounded from Friday's 4-2 loss. Janesville finished 29-25-3-3--good for fourth place in the Midwest Division.
The passing of a $59.9 million referendum Tuesday was a win/win for Milton High students and athletes.
The Chicago native recorded his first career hat trick and four other players scored as the Jets defeated the Minnesota Magicians 7-4 to end a seven-game losing streak.
The Janesville Jets host the Minnesota Magicians on Thursday and Friday in a battle between two NAHL Midwest Division playoff teams. Janesville will look to end a six-game losing streak.
A cacophony of bird music heralded the arrival of spring last Wednesday, with a host of robins colluding around the bird bath, three female wood ducks and their colorful wingmen vying for the wood duck house in Jim Watson’s back yard, sandhill cranes hiding high in the sky somewhere behind t…
The Janesville Jets are fading as they enter the final weeks of the regular season.
Alison Hughes, a 2015 Janesville Craig High graduate, has averaged 14.4 points and made 98 3-pointers this season for NCAA Division II Nova Southeastern. The Sharks will play in the DII Elite Eight in Columbus, Ohio, this week.
Fishers should check out www.weather.gov, a subsidiary of the National Weather Service, and find “Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service" to check out current data of local rivers.
Janesville native Alexis Mauermann and top-ranked Wisconsin (32-4-2) hosts Syracuse in an NCAA quarterfinal game Saturday at the LaBahn Arena on the UW campus. The winner advances to the Frozen Four on March 22 and 24 in Hamden, Connecticut.
Janesville Jets players Brenden Olson (Minnesota State-Mankato) and Sean Driscoll (Boston University) made Division I college commitments last week as the team kicked off a two-week trip to Alaska. After splitting with Kenai River, the Jets open a three-game series at Fairbanks on Thursday night.
The last-place Steel (16-31-2-1, 35 points) salvaged a weekend split after losing Friday's game 5-2. Janesville (26-18-2-3, 57 points) remains five points back of second-place Fairbanks in the Midwest Division.
Eleven different players posted at least one point, and the Jets cruised to a 5-2 victory over the Chippewa Steel to open a North American Hockey League series at the Janesville Ice Arena.
The Janesville Jets host the Chippewa Steel for a pair of NAHL games Friday and Saturday night. Both games start at 7:05 p.m.
Josh Reichard, a professional poker player from Janesville, recently won his 11th World Series of Poker Circuit ring. He won an event, and more than $220,000 late in 2018, pushing his career poker earnings over $1 million.
UW-Whitewater’s regular-season success against UW-Oshkosh didn’t carry over to the postseason.
Janesville was shut out, 2-0, by the visiting Fairbanks Ice Dogs at Janesville Ice Arena.
The chase is on for the Janesville Jets.
The Jets have not officially named a replacement captain after trading Brenden MacLaren two weeks ago, but veterans Jack Vincent, Sean Driscoll and Matt Hanewall are splitting the duties with one quarter of the season remaining.
The Jets (52 points) broke a tie with the Jr. Blues (50 points) to retake sole possession of third place in the Midwest Division.
The Springfield Jr. Blues scored once in each period and Jack Williams stopped 19 shots for his second straight shutout in a 3-0 win Friday over the Janesville Jets at Janesville Ice Arena.
Matt Hanewall has the game-winning goal in every single outing during the Jets’ three-game winning streak as they prepare for this weekend’s home series against the Springfield Jr. Blues.
Riley's On The Green has turned into winter's paradise for area golfers.
Matt Hanewall scored two goals during a third-period charge as the Jets defeated the Chippewa Steel 3-2 in a North American Hockey League game Saturday to secure their first weekend sweep since mid-December.
From the track to the mat and from the baseball diamond to the basketball court, the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 had versatile and diverse athletic careers.
Justin Engelkes scored in the third period to force overtime, and Matt Hanewall scored 4 minutes, 16 seconds into the extra period as the Janesville Jets defeated the Springfield Jr. Blues 4-3 in an North American Hockey League game Saturday at Janesville Ice Arena.
After taking a penalty early in the third, the host Jets allowed Springfield to score on the ensuing power play. It was the first of four goals in as many minutes, sealing the Jets' 6-1 loss at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Brenden Olson has scored seven goals--just three shy of the team lead for the season--and has 15 points through his first 13 games in a Janesville uniform.