Two of the top three ranked teams in the state competing
at the Division one Baraboo golf sectional.
Middleton ranked one....Holmen third by the Wisconsin
Golf Coaches' Association.
Top two teams advance to next week's state meet in
We begin in hole nine...
Holmen's Tyler Church putting for birdie...
He's just off the mark, he would tap in for par...
On his way to a 74.
Ahead to hole 11...
Holmen's Connor Frawley looking to save par...
He connects on the seven footer...
Frawley would card a 78.
Over to hole 14...
Onalaska's Bennet Hutson looking to secure a trip
His birdie try comes up just short, he would tap in
on his way to a 78
He is an individual qualifier for state, along with
Tomah's Trey Hewuse.
At 16...back to Holmen.
Drew Schroeder with a long look for birdie...
That goes right into the bottom of the cup.
Holmen's team score of 309 is four-shots behind sectional
champion Middleton...good enough to send the Vikings
back to state.
Central in Division one...and Logan in Division two...both
playing in the W-I-A-A softball sectional semifinals.
Both with tough challenges...facing opponents with
high state rankings.
Let's begin with Central.
Red Raiders face the number-three team in Division
Central puts runners on the corners in the top half
of the first.
But Verona gets the pop out to end the inning.
0-0 game in the fifth.
Central with the bases loaded...nicely hit ball by
Megan Kappauf is right at second base..out ends the
Home half of that frame
Verona now with the bases loaded.
Stephanie Keryluk grounds out to short....the throw
home is in time as the Red Raiders work out of the
This one would go extra innings.
In the 9th...Verona with a runner on third.
Ball hit....Katlyn Roesch makes a great catch in foul
territory for the second out of the inning.
Runner tags and scores.
And that would be the game.
Heartbreaking loss for Central...one-zero in nine
Logan up against the number-one ranked team in Division
Bottom of the first .
Runner on second .
Hawk's Abby Klopp gets the swinging strikeout to end
Score stays tied at 0.
Next inning .
Logan's pitcher Jordyn Kleman answers with a strikeout
of her own .
She goes the first 2 innings without allowing a hit.
Score still 0 - 0.
To the fifth .
Jordyn Kleman strikeouts one .
and three batters that inning ,,, She finishes the
game with 11 total.
No hitter still in tact.
Scoreless after 5.
Top of the seventh .
Baldwin-Woodville still looking for their first hit
and Klopp delivers.
Solo homerun to left .
First hit of the game for the Hawks.
They now lead 1 - 0.
Last chance for Logan .
Runners on second and third .
A blooper hit to short left .
But Hawk's shortstop Jordan Traxler is their for the
catch to end the game!
Another heartbreaking one-zero loss for a La Crosse
team...Logan's season comes to an end.
The top-ranked team in Division three...Arcadia...is
now just one win away from state.
Raiders beat Mineral Point one-nothing....they score
a run in the top of the 8th inning off of a throwing
Next up for Arcadia is Poynette on Thursday.
Cashton and Ithaca facing one another out in Baraboo.
Ithaca's Jordan Cockroft hits an infield grounder...
She out at first, one run scores, Bulldogs lead 5-0.
Later, Ithaca looking to add more...
But Cashton get the out at first...
Then catch the base runner in a pickle off third...
The double play gets them out of the inning.
Sixth inning, Ithaca looking to add to their lead...
Lacey Olson flies out to left...
One run come across the dish.
Ithaca wins six-nothing...they'll host Argyle on Thursday
in the sectional final.
Abby Kilian throws a one-hitter as C-F-C beats Immanuel
Pirates face McDonell Central on Thursday with a trip
to state on the line.
I have to take a break.
First round W-I-A-A baseball playoffs highlights and
score when the Highlight Zone returns.
Postseason beginning for W-I-A-A baseball.
Top-seeds receiving a bye into the next round...either
Wednesay or Thursday depending the division.
In Division one...M-V-C rivals Onalaska and Logan
No score .
bottom of the 3-rd.
Morgen Mueller .
basehit to center.
Alex Teal comes in from 3-rd .
2-0 now in the 4-th .
Ona doing the little things.
Zach Earll Earl beats out the throw to 1-st .
that allows Cameron Robbert to score from 3-rd .
But back comes Logan.
Top of the 5-th .
Mitch Schreiner basehit with the bases loaded.
Two runs come in .
Same inning .
Logan playing fundamentals as well.
Dylan Crocker grounds it to short .
Ona gets the outs .
Schreiner advances and scores to tie the game.
Then in the 6-th .
Schreiner comes up big again.
Basehit drives in two.
Rangers take a 5-3 lead .
they score six unanswered to win 6-3.
They'll play M-V-C champion Holmen on Thursday.
Tomah loses 11-1 in five innings at Waunakee.
What a game in Division two as G-E-T hosts Mauston.
We start out in the 5th inning .
passed ball and Dexter Haines scores.
G-E-T ahead 4-2.
To the 6th .
Brett Lubinski hits it deep to right .
Tarren Hall tags up and scores.
Golden Eagles up by 1 and score 4 more in the 7th.
Red hawks looking to rally in their last at-bat ...Derek
Haines rips this one to center.
Two runs score.
G-E-T closes the gap down by 2.
Now two outs .
bases loaded .
Jordan Hauser crushes it to the outfield.
Noah Hammond scores the winning run.
G-E-T scores six runs in the bottom of the 7th to
Red Hawks play at Viroqua tomorrow.
Baldwin-Woodville knocks off Black River Falls 6-4.
And Sparta loses 9-1 at Nekoosa.
Division three....Luther beats Necedah two-nothing.
Game took only one-hour and 15-minutes...flew by so
quickly we couldn't get our photographer there on
Melrose-Mindoro moving on with an 11-4 win.
And Whitehall wins ten-nothing.
In Division four...De Soto hosting Weston in a four-five
Weston hanging on to the lead.
Mark Klieng gets the strikeout.
they're up 1-0....
To the 5th.
De Soto breaks the shutout.
Brandon George sac fly brings in a run and we're
tied at 1....
bottom of the 6th.
De Soto's Tanner Johnson gets a hold of one and sends
it over the left field fence..a go ahead home run
for the Pirates.
And that would be the winner.
De Soto moving on with a two-one win.
Another four-five meeting as Blair-Taylor hosts Lincoln.
First inning .
Drew McDougall drives this one to center.
runner from third scores.
Blair-Taylor up 2-0
Still in the first .
Blair-Taylor extends their lead as Conner Brekke gets
this one to fall.
McDougall and Matt Massman score.
Blair-Taylor wins this one big 15 to 1.
More scores for Division four.
Cashton wins 8-2...Hillsboro a 10-2 winner.
La Farge wins by ten over Kickapoo.
Wauzeka-Steuben beats North Crawford by a run.
Seneca wins at River Ridge 11-5....Eleva-Strum gets
And Immanuel wins 9-3.
Still more Highlight Zone to come.
Loggers try to snap a losing streak....and the Brewers
and Twins continue their series.
After a two-and-oh start to the season...it's been
five-straight losses for the La Crosse Loggers.
They wrap up tonight a four-game homestand...facing
Fifth inning .
Woodchucks up 3 .
Kevin Connolly drives a ball to center .
RBI Sac Fly.
Wisconsin increases the lead to 4.
Bottom of the inning .
Loggers looking for some offense .
Mike Nadratowski answers .
3 run bomb to left.
La Crosse finally on the board .
trailing 4 - 3.
In the sixth .
Woodchuck's Paul DeJong shows some power of his own
Solo Shot to right.
Wisconsin stretches the lead back to 2.
After a Sac Fly to pull within a run .
Logger's Mike Nadratowski grounds out to second base.
The run scores from third.
Game is now tied at 5.
La Crosse would get the go-ahead run the following
innning...Loggers win 6-5 to snap the losing skid.