Sports – Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
The Packers get back on the practice field today as they get ready for the their trip to St. Louis on Sunday. You’ll hear the game on KFIZ. Coverage begins at 10am with the kickoff set for Noon.
The Cleveland Browns were officially sold for $1 billion dollars on Tuesday. Team President Mike Holmgren will be phased out and former Eagles President Joe Banner will take over.
Vikings To London In 2013
With the Minnesota Vikings stadium being renovated, they will play the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 29th, 2013. Jacksonville will also play San Francisco in London on October 27th, 2013.
Badgers Host Gophers
The Wisconsin Badgers welcome Minnesota to Camp Randall on Saturday. Coverage begins at 9am with the kickoff set for 11am on KFIZ.
The Detroit Tigers are one win away from the World Series after a 2-1 win over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night. Justin Verlander gave up just 1 run and 3 hits in 8 and a third innings of work to notch the win to take a 3-0 series lead. The Tigers can complete the sweep tonight in Detroit. The NLCS continues this afternoon in St. Louis as the Cardinals host the Giants with the series knotted up a 1-1.
Bucks Fall In Preseason
The Chicago Bulls beat the Bucks 100-94 in a preseason game in Chicago on Tuesday night. Brandon Jennings and Mike Dunleavy had 13 points each for Milwaukee. First round pick John Henson left the game with a knee injury. He’ll be examined today. The Bucks are now 2-1 in the preseason.
Clint Dempsey scored 2 goals at the United States stayed alive for the 2014 World Cup with a 3-1 win over Guatemala on Tuesday night.
WIAA State Girls Volleyball Regional – 7pm
West Bend West @ Fond du Lac – Thursday
Ripon 3 Winneconne 0
Denmark 3 Chilton 1
Kewaskum 3 WLA 2
Campbellsport 3 Milwaukee Samuel Morse 0
Shorewood 3 Mayville 0
Brown Deer 3 North Fond du Lac 0
Waupun – First Round Bye
New Holstein 3 Lomira 0
St. Mary’s Springs 3 Gibralter 0
Laconia – First Round Bye
CWC 3 Albany 0
Johnson Creek 3 Oakfield 0
Girls Swimming & Diving
Neenah 127 Fond du Lac 59
Courtney Stubbe: Double winner in the 50 and 100 free.
Halsey Fisher: 1st letter time in 100 breast.
Brianna Hartwig: 2 2nd places, anchored 200 free relay in season best time.
Maddie Finn: Best time in 100 free by 3.55 seconds.
Machaela Martin: Best time in 50 free
Nell Kirchoff: Best time in 50 fly, near best in 100 fly.
College Men’s Soccer
Marian 1 Maranatha 1 – 2 OT
College Women’s Volleyball
Lakeland 3 Marian 1