Before the snow fell in South Wayne shots fells inside Black Hawk’s gym. Warriors girl’s basketball defeated Barneveld 78-39 behind a career-high 23 points by Bailey Butler along with 11 rebounds and 11 assists to improve to 15-0 on the season.
While there are still questions where Forward Madison will play in 2021 due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, the Flamingos know the answer for when they will play. After the USL League One’s held a board Board of Governors meeting, they announced the 2021 season will be begin on or about May 8. The league will feature a 28-game slate that will wrap up in October and culminate with a six-team playoff in November.
Ohio State is capitalizing on the lack of fans at Big Ten games this season to take down one ranked opponent after another on the road. E.J. Liddell scored 20 points and the 15th-ranked Buckeyes never trailed in a 74-62 victory over No. 10 Wisconsin on Saturday. Ohio State has beaten Top 15 teams in each of its last three road games.
After a 10-0 victory on Friday night where the Badgers scored six of their goals by the end of the second period, No. 1 Wisconsin could not exhale until the final 1:17 of their game at St. Cloud State today en route to a 4-2 win. The Huskies jumped out to a 1-0 lead before Sophie Shirley scored the equalizer before the junior had another goal to tie things up at two again.
After seven seasons as the head strength and conditioning coach under Paul Chyrst, Ross Kolodziej will take over as the Badgers new defensive line coach. Kolodziej has been the strength and conditioning coach for Chryst going back to his Pitt days but “Coach K” has he’s known as by his team has his roots in the trenches as he started 45 games at defensive line for the Badgers before playing seven seasons in the NFL.
The stage is set for the NFC Championship game next Sunday at Lambeau Field and it will feature a future hall-of-fame matchup. Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers will host the Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a 2:05 PM C.T. kickoff that will be broadcasted on FOX.
The No. 2 ranked Wisconsin women’s hockey broke the brooms out in the latest Border Battle with Minnesota defeating the Gophers 6-3 on Saturday to complete the sweep. With a 5-0 win on Friday and a 6-3 win today, the Badgers have scored their most goals ever in a series with Minnesota. The Badgers have now won four straight against the Gophers and eight of the last ten meetings between the two programs since 2018.
With Madison Metropolitan Schools continuing to rely on virtual education leading into the coming semester, the district’s athletics department has opted to maintain the status quo regarding winter and alternate season sports.
Rarely does a single matchup in football draw as much attention as the game. Davante Adams vs Jalen Ramsey is just the one to do that when the top-seeded Packers host the Rams in the NFC Divisional round for a 3:35 PM C.T. kickoff. Adams has caught more touchdown passes over the last five seasons than any other player and has entered the argument for the league’s top receiver with his 115 catch, 1,374 yards and 18 touchdown all-pro performance this season.
With the New Orleans Saints ending the Chicago Bears’ season, that means the Packers will seek gold against the NFL’s top scoring defense. The Green Bay Packers will host the Los Angeles Rams for a 3:35 CT kickoff on Saturday, January 16.
In their first game since December 4th the No. 12 Badgers returned to the ice in style with a 3-1 win over Minnesota which is the No. 1 ranked Gophers first loss of the season. Robbie Beydoun totaled 35 saves and allowed just one goal against a team averaging 3.7 goals per game as the Badgers defeated Minnesota for a third straight time when the Gophers are ranked No. 1.
The No. 1 Wisconsin Badgers were handed their first loss in 2021, 2-1 to No. 4 Ohio State. Senior Daryl Watts scored the lone goal of the day for the Badgers to tie things up at 1 with four minutes left in the game and forced overtime.
Marquette’s men’s basketball team wore black uniforms in support of a Black man shot in Kenosha, Wisconsin, by a police officer last summer after it was announced Tuesday no charges would be filed, and the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks said they plan to continue pushing for policy changes in law enforcement.