Janesville Parker's softball team opens the season Friday with nonconference games against Fort Atkinson and Milton at the Janesville Youth Sports Complex.
The Kristen Worm era begins Friday for Janesville Craig softball. The first-year coach takes over for Dan Bayreuther, who retired after 25 seasons at the helm.
Fourth-seeded Elkhorn faces top-seeded Glendale Nicolet in a WIAA Division 2 state semifinal at 1:35 p.m. Friday at the Kohl Center in Madison.
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.
Putting on an offensive clinic from the opening tip, Martin Luther rolled to a 76-41 win over Beloit Turner.
The Elkhorn boys basketball team has won its past three WIAA tournament games by a combined nine points, including Saturday's 60-58 last-second victory over Mount Horeb.
Led by Division I recruits Dan Blomgren and Mitchell Woelfle, five Janesville Craig baseball players signed national letters of intent Friday.
A 44-point second half lifted Belleville High's boys basketball team to a 70-66 win over Orfordville Parkview on Thursday in a WIAA Division 4 sectional semifinal win.
Winning has started to become more of the norm for a number of the athletic programs at Orfordville Parkview, especially in basketball. The Vikings, along with Edgerton, Turner and Elkhorn, will play in a sectional semifinal boys hoops game Thursday night.
Third-seeded La Follette (19-5) plays seventh-seeded Waunakee in a sectional semifinal game Thursday. Waunakee upset second-seeded Racine Park on Saturday.