Sports : Tuesday, 10/17/17
The WIAA Girls Volleyball Tournament begins tonight with the regional quarterfinal round
In Division Two:
North Fond du Lac travels to Winneconne
Lomira is at Fox Valley Lutheran
Ripon is at Waupun
Mayville is at University School of Milwaukee
Campbellsport travels to Sheboygan Falls
Chilton hosts Kiel
In Division Three:
St. Mary’s Springs hosts Wayland Academy
Laconia hosts Montello
New Holstein hosts Kewaunee
In Division 4:
Oakfield hosts Heritage Christian
Central Wisconsin Christian hosts Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah
Winners advance to the regional semifinals on Thursday.
The WIAA Boys Soccer Tournament gets underway tonight with the regional quarterfinal round.
In Division Three:
Kiel visits Luxemburg-Casco
In Division Four:
Lomira is at St. Mary Catholic
Mayville hosts Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran
Winners advance to the Regional Semifinals on Thursday.
The Hierl Insurance High School Team of the Week is the Winnebago Lutheran Girls Volleyball Team. The Vikings swept Lomira last Thursday to clinch their first ever conference championship in the Flyway. The Vikings earned a #1 seed in their regional for the WIAA Playoffs and will host either Palmyra/Eagle or Dodgeland in the regional semifinals on Thursday.
Women’s College Soccer:
Marian 10, Rockford 0
Badgers linebacker Leon Jacobs was named the Big Ten’s Defensive Player of the Week and running back Jonathan Taylor was named the conference’s Freshman of the Week after their performances in Saturday’s win over Purdue in Madison. Jacobs had nine tackles and an interception in the win, while Taylor had a career-high 30 carries for 219 yards and a touchdown. It was his third 200-yard rushing game of the season. The Badgers welcome Maryland to town on Saturday, kickoff is at 11am.
Paul Chryst talked about Maryland’s offense…he says they have talent and are led by receiver DJ Moore.
Paul Chryst talked about his assessment of the season midway through
The Packers have promoted quarterback Joe Callahan from the Practice Squad to the active roster and placed cornerback Quinten Rollins on Injured Reserve. Callahan will back up starter Brett Hundley, who will take the reigns from Aaron Rodgers who broke his collarbone in Sunday’s loss to Minnesota. Rollins left the game in the second quarter with an ankle injury.
Major League Baseball:
American League Championship Series (Game 3):
NY Yankees 8, Houston 1
–Astros lead the series 2-1. Game four is tonight New York
Tonight is game three of the National League Championship Series as the Dodgers take their 2-0 series lead into Chicago.