DeForest native Logan Michaels stepped up to the plate in his first College World Series appearance with his father, Jeff in the stands on Sunday. Then Michaels took a 2-1 pitch and sent it over the left field wall in the top of the third for his first home run of the season, giving UVA a 1-0 lead. An amazing feat for his father, Jeff to witness in-person, even more special for it to occur on father's day and three years after Jeff was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
WIAA girl’s soccer Sectional Championship Saturday made its return to the pitch as teams punched their tickets back to State. McFarland defeated Belleville/New Glarus 4-0 in the Division 3 Section 3 championship thanks to two first half goals from Stella Blau and Jaelyn White for their first state championship berth since 2008.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks are heading back to in the Eastern Conference Finals after a 115-111 overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday. Giannis finished with 40 points and 13 rebounds while Khris Middleton followed up with 23 points of his own hitting big shot after big shot in the fourth quarter and overtime after struggling for much of the night.
As WIAA State Boys Golf wrapped up on Tuesday in Wisconsin Dells a trio of golfers from southern Wisconsin won the state title in their respective division. Middleton’s Jacob Beckman won the division 1 title finishing four-under, Edgewood’s Ethan Arndt took first in division 2 with a score of +3 and Noah Kirsch finished three-over in division three to claim the first individual state championship in Lancaster boys golf history.
Through the first round of the WIAA boys state golf tournament Jacob Beckman of Middleton leads all of division one with a score of -4. Ty Mueller of Homestead is two strokes behind Beckman at -2 while Bennett Swavely of Hudson sits third at -1.
For 32 years golf has been Billy Mayfair’s life, 26 of which he spent on the PGA Tour. A winner of five PGA Tour events including the 1995 Tour Championship title and the only golfer to ever beat Tiger Woods in the a playoff hole, the 54-year-old from Arizona has quite the decorated career. A discovery in 2019 changed everything for him on and off the course.
For the first time in Dane County the Miracle League has a field to call home at Bakken Park. The Miracle League is a national organization that builds fields made out of rubber for children with disabilities to be given the same opportunity as everyone else.
The Milwaukee Bucks had a golden opportunity to steal game one in their playoff series against the Nets in Brooklyn but Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving rose to the occasion for a 115 - 107 win and 1-0 series lead.