Steve Stricker figured someone could come out of the pack with a low score and win the Chubb Classic on Sunday, and it turned out to be him. Stricker closed with a 5-under 67, taking control with a wedge into 3 feet for birdie on the 16th hole. That carried him to a one-shot victory in Naples, where the 54-year-old from Wisconsin makes his winter home.
Wisconsin women’s soccer fell to Iowa 1-0 in the Big Ten title game on Sunday.For the Hawkeyes, it was their first Big Ten championship in program history. Iowa finished the regular season with just two wins and 12th in the Big Ten but rattled off four straight wins to end the season, two in the Big Ten's regional weekend then two in the Big Ten tournament to earn an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament.
The Alternate Fall volleyball season wrapped up today with the WIAA holding its state championship games as two local teams finished as state runner-ups. Brodhead-Juda girl’s volleyball fell to Washburn in the division two state championship game 3-1 (25-22, 25-17, 20-25, 25-21). It was Brodhead’s third ever appearance in state and the Cardinals highest finish in program history.
Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3. Freddy Peralta struck out 10 over six innings of two-hit ball for the victory.
Any opponent, any time, anywhere. Madison West Football Club embodied that saying for their first game of the season. With Penn Park serving as their homefield, MWCF hosted Kingdom Prep out of Milwaukee for its first game of the season which ended in a 55-8 win for West Club Football.
After the Badgers fought back from a 1-0 first half deficit against Northwestern to tie the game at one in the 57th minute of regulation their Big Ten Tournament and post season hopes came down to penalty kicks. The game will go down as a 1-1 tie with Northwestern but the Badgers won it in PKs 4-2 to advance to the Big Ten semifinals.