Fox Cities Area Sports Headlines

The WIAA has one of its two sites for the state basketball tournaments – the La Crosse Center

Sat, 01/30/2021 - 1:46pm

The WIAA will hold its state boys and girls basketball tournaments at two sites. La Crosse will host three divisions for both boys and girls.


Hunter participation and harvest were up substantially for Wisconsin's fall turkey season

Sat, 01/30/2021 - 1:28pm

Hunters in Wisconsin registered 4,600 wild turkeys in the 2020 season, a 21% increase from the previous year.


After their latest schedule change, Marquette pivots to preparing for St. John's

Sat, 01/30/2021 - 1:06pm

MU has struggled to take care of the ball all season and coughed it up 19 times against St. John's in their first matchup. They meet again Sunday.


Bucks will need to soon apply lessons from big comebacks and close losses

Sat, 01/30/2021 - 12:22am

Mike Budenholzer thought the Bucks could flip their game against the Pelicans despite being down big in the second half, so he kept his starters in.


Prep Boys Basketball: North 51 East 42

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 10:32pm

Prep Boys Basketball: North 51 East 42


High school: Friday's sports results

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 9:10pm

Basketball teams were in action


Live coverage: Bucks vs. Pelicans

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 6:34pm

Follow beat writer Jim Owczarski's live blog as he provides updates from Bucks' game against the Pelicans in New Orleans.


The coronavirus schedule shuffle has Wisconsin playing the same team twice in about 76 hours

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 4:49pm

Micah Potter on facing Penn State twice in four days: "Obviously that's different than what we're normally used to. ... We've got to be ready for it."


Packers parting ways with defensive coordinator Mike Pettine

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 4:49pm

The Packers will now be looking for their third defensive coordinator in the past five seasons.


'Looking forward to it very much': Erickson hoping for baseball in 2021 after lost season

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 4:03pm

After losing the entire 2020 season due to the pandemic, Timber Rattlers manager Matt Erickson is hopeful about returning to the field this year.


The Big Ten tournament is likely to move to Indianapolis, Barry Alvarez tells the UW athletic board

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 3:26pm

The NCAA Tournament is set to be played entirely in Indiana and will begin four days after the Big Ten tourney. A move to Indy could reduce travel.


Despite COVID concerns, Wisconsin went ahead with high school hockey. It may be the riskiest winter sport of all.

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 10:27am

Unlike neighboring states, Wisconsin went ahead with its season despite COVID concerns. So far, 20% of games have been postponed or canceled.


Kaukauna ready to meet challenge of hosting WIAA Division 1 state wrestling tournaments

Fri, 01/29/2021 - 6:53am

WIAA Division 1 individual and team state tournaments will be held at Kaukauna; plus state wrestling and area basketball rankings.


Girls prep basketball: Freedom defeats Wrightstown 65-50

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 10:10pm

Girls prep basketball: Freedom defeats Wrightstown 65-50


High school: Thursday's sports results

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 8:58pm

High school teams were in action


Brewers' Sara Goodrum becomes the first woman to lead an organization's minor-league hitting department

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 2:08pm

The Brewers named Sara Goodrum their minor-league hitting coordinator, making her the first woman to hold that position for an MLB organization.


Marquette will host St. John's on Sunday after Big East adjusts schedule

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 1:34pm

The Big East announced on Thursday that the Golden Eagles will host St. John's at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Fiserv Forum. The game will be televised on Fox.


Matt Erickson will return for 11th season as Wisconsin Timber Rattlers manager

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 10:33am

Appleton native Matt Erickson will return for his 11th season as manager of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.


Friday livestream boys basketball: Hortonville vs. top-ranked Neenah

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 9:55am

The Polar Bears take on the Rockets in a Fox Valley Association boys basketball showdown.


'Brooklyn Brook' Lopez and Donte DiVincenzo still finding their way in the Milwaukee Bucks' new offense

Thu, 01/28/2021 - 12:39am

The Milwaukee Bucks are continuing to. find more areas for Brook Lopez to operate in the new offensive scheme