After a big, first-round win, the Onalaska High School football team will be challenged Friday. The fourth-seeded Hilltoppers head to No. 1-seeded, unranked Rice Lake in the Division 2 playoffs. It didn’t go well last year in the same round, when they trailed by 28 at halftime and lost 42-13. Onalaska coach Tom Yashinsky says […]
The last game of the regular season ended in defeat and a second-place finish in the conference. But, Onalaska High School’s football team puts the 49-14 loss to Holmen behind it, as it looks ahead to the playoffs. At 7 p.m. Friday, the fourth-seeded Hilltoppers (6-3) host No. 5 Medford (5-4). “Medford’s a completely different […]
The Mississippi Valley Conference championship comes down to Onalaska at Holmen in the regular-season finale and you can watch right here on WKTY. Last season, these teams tied for a conference crown. Won’t happen this year. Both have 5-1 MVC records heading into Friday’s 7 p.m. matchup. Holmen (5-3, 5-1) struggled last week against Sparta’s […]
It’s a big night in the Mississippi Valley Conference tonight. Two teams are trying to remain undefeated. Tied atop the MVC, Onalaska’s high school football team goes on the road to take on Tomah. Holmen, which is tied with the Hilltoppers at 3-0, makes heads to Memorial Field to face Aquinas. That game can be […]
It’ll be Thursday night football this week in the La Crosse area. Several high school football games have been rescheduled to tonight given the likelihood of severe weather Friday. This includes games at Central, Logan, Onalaska, Luther and Holmen. The Logan-Eau Claire North game can be heard at 6:45 p.m. on WIZM 92.3 FM / […]
Everyday, 22 veterans in the U.S. commit suicide. It’s a staggering number but one significant Saturday for a group hoping to bring awareness to it. The 2.2-mile Walk with Warriors begins at 10 a.m. at the Onalaska American Legion Post 336 (map). The first year had 20 participants but it was a little more intense — […]
No more tackle football for fifth and sixth graders for the city of Onalaska. The parks and rec. department there has eliminated the program, instead going with something closer to flag football. Players will now work with a device called the Tackle Bar, which helps teach students form tackling. Parks and rec director Dan Wick […]
Head Football Coach of the Onalaska Hilltoppers Tom Yashinsky joins Dave & Skradie to discuss the new Tacklebar brand of football for youth in the Onalaska Parks & Rec department and why it might help save youth football.