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PREP TRACK & FIELD: Lancaster Invitational
Weather permitting, Arrows will host first outdoor invite of the season
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GAME OF THE WEEK (April 12–18)


Lancaster Invitational, Thursday, April 12, 4:15 p.m.

     This spring has been rough, filled with snow, rain and unseasonably frigid temperatures, causing a slew of postponements and cancellations. Area teams were finally get back to competition Tuesday with warmer, drier weather and hope to continue this week.

      Lancaster is scheduled to host the first outdoor track and field invitational this afternoon, beginning at 4:15. The host Arrows will welcome 12 area teams, including defending Southwest Wisconsin Conference boys and girls champion Platteville, Belmont, Boscobel, Cuba City, Darlington, De Soto, Dodgeville, Fennimore, Prairie du Chien, River Valley, Southwestern and Viroqua.


Cassville Six Rivers Meet, Thursday, April 12, 4:15 p.m.

     Cassville will host Benton/Shullsburg, Black Hawk, North Crawford, Pecatonica/Argyle, Potosi and River Ridge in a seven-team meet this afternoon.



     A number of teams will hit the field Thursday afternoon for non-conference competition. Here is a look at the area scheduled games.


Thursday, April 12

     Prairie du Chien at Fennimore, 4:30 p.m.

     Dodgeville, at Riverdale, 4:45 p.m.

     Viroqua at Lancaster, 5 p.m.

     Iowa–Grant at Platteville, 5 p.m.

     Boscobel at Richland Center, 5 p.m.

     Mineral Point at River Valley, 5 p.m.

Friday, April 13

     Pecatonica at River Ridge (DH), 3:30 p.m.

     Monticello at Benton/Shullsburg (DH), 4:30 p.m.

     Belmont at Black Hawk (DH), 4:30 p.m.

     Highland at Barneveld (DH), 4:30 p.m.

     Boscobel at Darlington, 4:30 p.m.

     Southwestern at Fennimore, 4:30 p.m.

     Cuba City at Iowa–Grant, 4:30 p.m.

     Riverdale at Mineral Point, 4:30 p.m.

     Prairie du Chien at La Crosse Central, 4:30 p.m.

     Lancaster at La Crosse Aquinas, 4:30 p.m.

     Shullsburg/Benton at Highland, 4:30 p.m.

     Cassville at Belmont, 5 p.m.

Saturday, April 14

     Dodgeville and Brodhead at Darlington (3-team round robin), 10 a.m.

     Richland Center at Mineral Point, 10 a.m.

     Boscobel and Platteville at Riverdale (3-team round robin), 10 a.m.

     Potosi at Lancaster, 11 a.m.




     Weather permitting, area softball teams will continue conference action Thursday, with these area games.


Thursday, April 12

     Southwestern at Boscobel, 4:30 p.m.

     Richland Center at Platteville, 5 p.m.

     Lancaster at River Valley, 5 p.m.

     Mineral Point at Iowa–Grant, 5 p.m.

     Fennimore at Darlington, 5 p.m.

     Riverdale at Cuba City, 5 p.m.

     Potosi at Black Hawk, 5 p.m.

     Highland at Juda/Albany, 5 p.m.

     Barneveld at River Ridge/Cassville, 5 p.m.

     Argyle at Benton/Shullsburg, 5 p.m.

Friday, April 13

     Black Hawk at Iowa–Grant, 4:30 p.m.

     Fennimore at River Ridge, 4:30 p.m.

     Platteville at Cuba City, 5 p.m.

     Westby at Lancaster, 5 p.m.

     Boscobel at Richland Center, 5 p.m.

     Darlington at Benton/Shullsburg, 5 p.m.

     Mount Horeb at Belmont, 5 p.m.

Saturday, April 14

     Benton, Barneveld and Prairie du Chien at Mineral Point tournament, 10 a.m.

     Platteville, Pecatonica and Seneca at River Ridge tournament, 12 noon


     Dodgeville at Cuba City, 12:30 p.m.