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Listen to live stream of area high school sports here

Listen to live stream of area high school sports here

| August 28, 2014 | 2 Comments

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Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – Nearly half of parents who answered a new poll say they’re not comfortable letting their child play football, as concerns over head injuries increase. Forty-four percent of parents who responded to the Associated Press-GfK poll say they’re uncomfortable letting their kids play football. But only five percent say they’ve actually discouraged their […]

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Chiefs’ bus in accident before Packers game

Chiefs’ bus in accident before Packers game

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) – Authorities say a tour bus bringing the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel before Thursday night’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers was involved in an accident. The Outagamie County sheriff’s office says it was escorting the Chiefs’ buses from the airport to the hotel Wednesday afternoon when […]

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Rivera lifts Padres past Brewers 3-2 in 10 innings

Rivera lifts Padres past Brewers 3-2 in 10 innings

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Rene Rivera tied the game with a home run in the ninth inning, then won it with an RBI single in the 10th inning as the San Diego Padres beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 Wednesday night. Rivera opened the ninth inning with his ninth homer, a shot off Francisco Rodriguez, to […]

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Several area football teams ranked in latest WIAA poll

Several area football teams ranked in latest WIAA poll

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is The Associated Press high school football poll. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, total points and last week’s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers. Teams are arranged in three divisions of equal size based on current enrollments. Large Division School Record Points Last Week 1. […]

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Wisconsin, LSU playing QB games before opener

Wisconsin, LSU playing QB games before opener

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Four quarterbacks could be in play in the season opener Saturday night between two power conference programs. No. 14 Wisconsin meets No. 13 LSU in Houston in a prime-time matchup. The Badgers appear to have settled on dual-threat junior Tanner McEvoy as the starter, though coach Gary Andersen won’t officially name […]

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B10 teams represented in 4 of 8 neutral-site games

B10 teams represented in 4 of 8 neutral-site games

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – Four of the eight neutral-site games the first week of the college football season involve Big Ten teams. Rutgers plays its first game as a Big Ten member against Washington State in Seattle on Thursday. On Saturday, Ohio State plays Navy in Baltimore, Wisconsin faces LSU in Houston and Penn State and […]

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Ross, Almonte lead Padres to 4-1 win over Brewers

Ross, Almonte lead Padres to 4-1 win over Brewers

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Tyson Ross pitched 6 1-3 strong innings, Abraham Almonte had two RBIs and the San Diego Padres beat Milwaukee 4-1 on Tuesday night to snap the Brewers’ five-game road winning streak. Ross, the Padres’ lone All-Star, extended his franchise record with his 13th consecutive quality start. He gave up one run […]

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Bradford gives ILB a Shot

Bradford gives ILB a Shot

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network fourth round draft pick Carl Bradford doesn’t think his roster spot is in jeopardy, but he also knows the more you can do the better. Bradford has done little to stand out in training camp as an outside linebacker, so Monday, Bradford worked on the inside in the Packers half-line […]

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No word from Andersen on Wisconsin QB for LSU

No word from Andersen on Wisconsin QB for LSU

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen is staying quiet when it comes to his starting quarterback for the No. 14 Badgers’ season opener against LSU. While Andersen is refusing to announce a starter for the position, running back Melvin Gordon says dual-threat Tanner McEvoy will behind center for the game against the 13th-ranked […]

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