State finals playoff runs by Darlington and Shullsburg brought plenty of recognition to several standout players from each team as the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association and the Southwest Wisconsin Shrine Club and Queen B Radio announced their respective All-State and All-Area football teams.
PLATTEVILLE - The best football players in southwest Wisconsin gathered at Pioneer Lanes Sunday, Nov. 20 as the Southwestern Wisconsin Shrine Club and QueenB Raido announced its 2016 All-Area Football team.
PLATTEVILLE - Platteville Power youth soccer players Andrew Barry, 11, Evan Mewhirter, 12, and Tina Muzinga, 13, have been selected, after three intense tryouts, for the 2016–17 Wisconsin Soccer's Olympic Development Program.
CINCINNATI – When the Cincinnati Bengals released their 53-man roster over the weekend it was no surprise that Alex Erickson's name was on it. The Darlington native and University of Wisconsin-Madison wide receiver/kick returner did everything asked of him since signing a rookie free agent contract with the team this spring to earn that spot.
CINCINNATI – Alex Erickson had a dazzling debut to his NFL career, scoring a pair of touchdowns for the Cincinnati Bengals in a 17-16 loss to the Minnesota Vikings at Paul Brown Stadium on Friday, Aug. 12.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Sgt. 1st Class Michael McPhail shot at an Olympic medal was a bit off the mark as the 34-year old Darlington native placed 19th in the qualification round of the 50-Meter Prone Rifle competition at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games on Friday, Aug. 12.
OSHKOSH - The South put together a furious fourth-quarter rally, but ultimately came up four points short in Saturday's Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Small Schools All-Star Game at UW–Oshkosh's Titan Stadium.