Sports : Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Tuesday’s High School Results:
NFDL/Oakfield/St. Mary’s Springs/Laconia United 3, Oshkosh Lourdes/Valley Christian 3
Winnebago Lutheran 2, St. Lawrence Seminary 2. Luke Meihack with 2 goals for WLA. The two teams remain tied for first place in the Flyway Conference.
Central Wisconsin Christian 4, Omro 4
Mayville 1, Lomira 0
Campbellsport 5, Kewaskum 2
Plymouth 5, Waupun 1
New Holstein 5, Kiel 0
Campbellsport 3, Mayville 0 (25-10, 25-9, 25-23)
Oakfield 3, Montello 0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-20)
Randolph 3, Central Wisconsin Christian 1 (25-19, 25-16, 23-25, 25-14)
Boys Volleyball: Fond du Lac 3, Green Bay Notre Dame 1 (25-23, 23-25, 25-15, 25-20)
Sheboygan Falls 6, Waupun 1
Appleton North 107, Fond du Lac 69
Cross Country: Winnebago Lutheran competed in the Green Lake/Princeton Invite. Viking girls placed 4th, boys placed 5th.
The Wissports.net week 6 football coahes poll was released Tuesday, In Division 5, the Laconia Spartans enter this week’s poll at number eight, after handing Winnebago Lutheran their first loss of the year last Friday. The Spartans play at Mayville this week. Meanwhile, the Winnebago Lutheran Vikings fall into a tie for 10th with Chetek-Weyerhauser in the D5 rankings. In the Division 6 poll, St. Mary’s Springs remains at the top of the rankings, ahead of Darlington and Eau Claire Regis. And in the 8 man football poll, Oakfield holds steady at number 7 in this week’s poll.
The Badgers football team heads back to the state of Michigan this week to face the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. Linebacker Vince Biegel says despite the Badgers #8 ranking in the national polls, he feels they’re still being overlooked. Meanwhile, Michigan Head Coach Jim Harbaugh says he’s looking forward to a physical matchup with the Badgers.
An RBI double by Jonathan Lucroy in the 6th inning lifted the Texas Rangers to a 6-4 win over the Brewers in Arlington on Tuesday night. The Brewers had an early 3-0 lead, but couldn’t make it stand up as starter Jimmy Nelson struggled again on the mound, giving up 5 runs on 4 hits in 5 & ⅓ innings. The final game of the series is tonight. 6:30 pregame on KFIZ.
The Milwaukee Bucks opened training camp on the UW-Madison campus yesterday. Head Coach Jason Kidd says having success this year starts on defense and that will be an emphasis this year. Kidd says he takes the blame for last year’s faults – they weren’t good on defense at times and they didn’t shoot the three well enough to be successful. The Bucks open preseason play on Monday at Chicago.