Sports- Monday, March 10th, 2014
A pair of area girls teams advanced to the
Sectionals over the weekend. In Division
4, St. Mary’s Springs had no issues with Lake
Country Lutheran, rolling to an easy 48-20 win on Saturday night at the Hutter
Gym. The Ledgers will play #1 seed Oshkosh Lourdes on Thursday night. That game has been moved from Watertown to Oshkosh
North. You’ll hear it on News-Talk 1450
KFIZ presented by BCI Burke Company and Taco Bell. In Division Three, Waupun will face Oostburg
at West Bend on
Thursday night in a Sectional Semifinal.
Nebraska snapped the Badgers eight
game win streak with a 77-68 in Lincoln
last night. Frank Kaminsky had 14 and
Nigel Hayes 12 in a losing effort. The
Badgers will still get the #2 seed and a 1st round bye in the Big Ten
Tournament later this week. Wisconsin will face either Minnesota
or Penn State on Friday night in the
quarterfinals. You’ll hear it on
News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.
UW-Milwaukee will travel
to Wright State on Tuesday night in the Horizon
League Championship Game. The Panthers
upset #1 seed UW-Green
Bay on Saturday
night. The Phoenix will now most likely be sent to The
NIT as the league’s regular season champs.
Marquette is headed to The NIT. Devante Gardner was named 2nd Team
All Big East, while Freshman Deonte Burton was named to the All-Rookie Team.
The Bucks host Orlando tonight at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Coverage begins at 6:40pm on News-Talk 1450
The Brewers split the
squads and lost a pair of Cactus League games on Sunday, falling to Cleveland 4-2 and losing
to the Cubs 10-8. The Brewers play the White Sox this
afternoon. There is no radio broadcast
The Packers resigned
defensive back Sam Shields to a four-year, $39 million dollar contract over the
Brad Keselowski won the
NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas
Patrick Reed won the WGC
Classic on the PGA Tour by one shot over Bubba Watson and Jamie Donaldson. Tiger Woods fired a final round 78 to fade
off the leaderboard. Steve Stricker was
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