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Prep sports: WIAA Board approves four-division plan for soccer

Wed, 01/30/2013 - 2:07pm
Soccer will become the second WIAA sport to add a tournament division by splitting its Division 1 field under a plan approved Wednesday by the WIAA Board of the Control.

Prep girls basketball: Capitol Conference recap from last night

Wed, 01/30/2013 - 2:00pm
A recap of Tuesday night's preps girls basketball action in the Capitol North and Capitol South Conferences.

Iowa-Wisconsin Border Battle: Another record-setting night for Sun Prairie's Nick Fuller ends in defeat

Sat, 01/12/2013 - 10:30pm
Fuller breaks Jeronne Maymon's conference scoring record, but the Cardinals fall to powerhouse Iowa City West on a tiebreaking jumper by Wyatt Lohaus.

Prep Talk: Which area school has won the most WIAA state titles ever? The answer might surprise you

Fri, 01/04/2013 - 2:13pm
It's one of those trivia questions that probably had plenty of assumptions, but -- until this week -- no data to determine the real answer.

Daily Citizen Top 10 Sports Stories of 2012

Sun, 12/30/2012 - 7:00am
Here’s the top 10 local sports stories of 2012 as determined by the Daily Citizen sports staff, in chronological order: Sat., March 10 Oconomowoc Top-ranked Racine Lutheran (26-3) emphatically…

Prep wrestling: Unbeaten streak hits 62 for River Valley's Seth Liegel

Sun, 12/23/2012 - 10:00am
River Valley senior Seth Liegel wins at Badger State Wrestling Invitational to keep winning streak alive.

Prep sports: John Roberts, former WIAA executive director, dies at age 92

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 4:40am
John Roberts saw the addition of girls sports and implemented divisions during his tenure.

Man posing as reporter to interview female high school athletes, police say

Fri, 11/16/2012 - 7:00am
Police say a man posing as a reporter and photographer has been calling high school female athletes at home and asking to take their pictures and interview them.

Prep Talk: Spring tournament revisions on WIAA Board agenda

Fri, 10/05/2012 - 1:00am
The WIAA Board of Control will hear recommendations today for tweaks to three spring tournament series, but none are expected to generate heavy debate.

Trio set to be inducted into Beaver Dam Athletic Hall of Fame

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 1:30am
A trio of former Beaver Dam athletes will be the newest inductees into the Beaver Dam Athletic Hall of Fame today as Sandra K. Nebl, Matt Wilke and Randall Herbst comprise the Class of 2012. F…

Prep Huddle: Let the fall frenzy begin

Tue, 09/25/2012 - 4:30am
A riveting nine-week stretch starts Tuesday with golf regionals.

On Preps: Wendy’s High School Heisman award deadline approaching

Wed, 09/19/2012 - 11:30pm
Applications close on Oct. 2 to apply for the 19th annual Wendy’s High School Heisman Award, a program honoring outstanding high school student-athletes for their commitment to academic achiev…

Rob Hernandez: WIAA reaffirms its mission

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 5:45am
Opportunity outweighs winning and glory for the state's prep athletes.

Rob Hernandez: School sports’ lower levels merit attention

Tue, 08/14/2012 - 5:00am
It may be time for the WIAA to consider official tournaments for more than just varsity teams.

Prep football kickoff: Roster competition opens at Sun Prairie and Middleton

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:45pm
Two of the Big Eight Conference’s top football programs opened practice for the 2012 season on Tuesday morning looking to solidify opposite aspects of their rosters.

Prep sports: Moving on, but looking back

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:45am
Football practice signifies the start of a new year, but there's still plenty we miss about last year.

Girls prep athlete of year: Kailee Kamps rises to expectations in Belmont

Sun, 06/24/2012 - 4:45am
BELMONT — Under the microscope in a rural Wisconsin town, high school athletes often know what is expected of them from a young age. The expectations intensify, for instance, if your surname i…

Boys prep athlete of year: McFarland's O'Donnell embraces promising future

Sun, 06/24/2012 - 4:30am
Beyond his athletic and academic feats, Ryan O’Donnell’s lasting legacy may very well be his ability to perform in the face of adversity.

Prep sports: Officials scrutinize unlimited coaching contact at WIAA meeting

Fri, 06/22/2012 - 4:40am
Some would like coaches to be able to work with players in the summer — in all sports.

Madison Sports Hall of Fame: Madison natives Kessel and Davis are Sportspeople of the Year

Sun, 05/27/2012 - 8:59am
Chris Davis and Amanda Kessel, who starred on NCAA championship teams this past season, will receive the top annual honors at the upcoming Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club banquet.