Rick Kingsley was a two-sport standout at Janesville Craig and Milton College. The baseball and basketball player will be recognized for his efforts when he's inducted into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Jenna Hume was a Little Britches Rodeo all-around champion last summer and will dedicate more of her time to junior high rodeos this summer. She competes in goat tying, breakaway roping, barrel racing and pole bending.
Sam McCann hit a walk-off single, spoiling a strong day for Lebanon pitcher Matt Sabel, as the Milton Raptors topped the Whitetails 1-0 on Sunday to open the Rock River League baseball season. Janesville loses to Johnson Creek 15-7.
Lesley Perry Murphy, a 1986 Janesville Craig graduate and one of the most decorated high school runners in city history, will be inducted into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame this month, adding another honor to a career full of them
The amateur season is here for area baseball teams, with the Janesville Aces and Milton Raptors opening Rock River League play this Sunday. Home Talent League games began one week earlier.
Josh Benson turned away 18 shots, including a flurry of offensive chances in the final two minutes, and Connor Chilton scored in the second period, sending the Fairbanks Ice Dogs to a 1-0 win Saturday and a berth in the Robertson Cup Finals.
The Jets dropped game 4 to the Fairbanks Ice Dogs 4-2 at Janesville Ice Arena Friday night, setting up a winner-take-all Game 5 Saturday in Janesville.
If you’re looking for some local racing action this weekend, there is a whole lot of racing going on at Oregon’s Madison International Speedway on Sunday.
Several Janesville Jets earned NAHL awards this week, including Jakov Novak being named league MVP and Forward of the Year ahead of Friday's Game 4 playoff game against the Fairbanks Ice Dogs.
Ron Slavin is living the dream. The 1993 Janesville Craig graduate, a pro sports agent, spent Thursday night in the green room at the NFL Draft in Dallas.
Simon Sagissor scored in overtime Sunday as the Jets tipped the Fairbanks Ice Dogs 3-2 to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five Midwest Division Finals.
The Janesville Jets overturned an early two-goal deficit, scoring six straight goals en route to a 6-4 win over the Fairbanks Ice Dogs on Friday in Game 1 of an NAHL Divisional Final series in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Mike Brooks just wanted to play baseball. Once he started playing, success was never far behind. He's one of five inductees into this year's Janesville Sports Hall of Fame.
Novak, the NAHL's regular-season scoring leader, delivered another clutch performance and Garrett Nieto made 20 saves as the Jets defeated the Springfield Jr. Blues 1-0 on Friday to clinch a sweep of a first-round playoff series.
After a pair of wins last weekend at the Janesville Ice Arena, the Jets are one victory away from a first-round playoff sweep of the Springfield Jr. Blues.
Longtime Janesville youth sports advocate and Parker High School booster club member and president Diane Jacobson is one of five 2018 inductees into the Janesville Sports Hall of Fame.
Sam Renlund scored the go-ahead goal in the third period, and the Janesville Jets pushed the Springfield Jr. Blues to the brink of elimination with a 3-2 win Saturday at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Kip Hoffmann had two goals and an assist and Garrett Nieto made 23 saves for his third shutout as the Jets routed the Minnesota Magicians 4-0 on Saturday in Richfield, Minnesota.
Twenty dump trucks of sand had to be removed, mud washed off green, and bridges still need repairs after rain socked the city's nine-hole course in February, but a Wednesday opening--with modified play--remains possible.
Two playoff-bound teams went back and forth Friday night, with Sagissor delivering a key third-period goal as the Janesville Jets defeated the Austin Bruins 4-3
Janesville Jets forward Jakov Novak leads the NAHL in points and goals this season and has set the franchise's single-season scoring record. He's drawn much of his inspiration from the passing of his grandfather on Oct. 1.
UW-W Whitewater senior Jordan Newman recently picked up his second straight NCAA Division III individual wrestling title, winning a championship at 184 pounds.
The Janesville native has, in just a few years, put herself on track to make Team USA for the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics. The journey ahead remains tough.
Janesville high school boys basketball fans looking for a rooting interest in this year’s state tournament can zero in on Sussex Hamilton.
Jakov Novak scored twice and added an assist to set Janesville's single-season scoring record as the Jets overpowered Kenai River 6-2 for an NAHL win Saturday night
Justin Holmes was in the zone last Sunday. The 39-year-old Janesville man bowled an 879 series at El-Ra to move into second-place on the all-time list behind Kevin Punzel's 888 series.
Janesville native Tucker Fredricks, who competed in speedskating in the past three Winter Olympics, watched from afar this year while working as a coach at the Olympic Oval in Salt Lake City.
The Janesville Ice Arena was one of hundreds of rinks nationwide that hosted free hockey events Saturday as part of USA Hockey’s 11th annual “Hockey Weekend Across America"