After helping her team win back-to-back state championships, Aquinas High School’s Lexi Donarski has earned AP all-state honors. The junior, who averaged 23.2 points, 5.8 assists and 2.8 rebounds, was named first team all-state for the Blugolds, who finished 27-1 this season. Donarski is committed to play at Iowa State University. Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau senior Lexi Wagner […]
We’re just a day away now from the WIAA high school boys basketball state tournament on Friday. Central is there for the fourth consecutive year, while Bangor is looking to repeat as state champs, after making history last season. That’s when the Cardinals capped off a 27-1 season with a 91-67 win over McDonell Catholic […]
After nearly putting up 100 points Monday night, the Aquinas High School girls basketball team won its 47th consecutive game dating back to last season. The defending state champion Blugolds (19-0, 10-0) remained the top-ranked team in latest AP poll released Monday afternoon, then beat Sparta 96-37 that night. Lexi Donarski scored 28, including four […]
On the heels of the historic Bangor D-5 title, boys head coach Jordan Laufenberg joins Dave and Skradie to recap their amazing season, and gives a look ahead to next year.
MADISON — It hadn’t even been to the state tournament since 1936. Saturday, however, the Bangor High School boys basketball team leaves, not just with a state championship, but it made and became all kinds of history. The second-ranked Cardinals destroyed unranked McDonnell Central Catholic 91-67 in winning the WIAA Division 5 state title at […]
MADISON — Grant Manke and Caleb Miedema scored a combined 35 points for the Bangor High School boys basketball team on Friday in the WIAA state semifinal. Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran scored 31. With a 73-31 win at the Kohl Center, the No. 2-ranked Cardinals (26-1) move on to Saturday’s 11:05 a.m. Division 5 state […]
There is nothing going against the rules with a freshly convicted felon playing in the WIAA state boys basketball tournament this weekend. It’s the case of Deontay Long at Milwaukee Washington. He was charged with armed robbery last year and convicted in January. Despite the guilty plea, Long is eligible to play against La Crosse […]
The Central Red Raiders boys basketball team is hard at work this week preparing for their state semifinal game against Milwaukee Washington this coming Friday. But what about a potential championship game the next night? Not in their minds says Central coach Todd Fergot. “With our group and kind of where we’re at, we just […]