Author: Eric Rajala

Darlington aims for night football in 2015

Martens donates $50,000

Darlington has played their football games under the light of the sun for nearly a century. The tradition was started by Hall Of Fame coach Walter "Wadz" Martens, and remains so today.

Wisconsin extends win streak to seven

Badgers defeat Gophers 3-0

Saturday at the UW Fieldhouse, Wisconsin volleyball extended their winning streak to seven matches as they defeated Minnesota 25-19, 25-15, 25-18 to improve to 7-1 in the Big Ten. 

Minnesota stuns Wisconsin in overtime

Gophers get the best of Badgers again

Wisconsin women's hockey came into the weekend with the nation's top ranking as the No. 1 Badgers hosted No. 2 Minnesota. The Gophers weren't intimidated in UW's ranking, or a raucous crowd at LaBahn Arena. The Gophers beat Wisconsin 3-0 Friday night, then again 2-1 in overtime on Saturday.  

Wisconsin volleyball beats Maryland 3-0

Extends winning streak to five games

The sixth-ranked Wisconsin volleyball team notched their fifth Big Ten win in a row Sunday in the sold-out UW Fieldhouse. The Badgers beat Maryland 25-14, 25-17, 25-17 in front of a crowd of 6,012. 

Middleton Tennis wins sectional

Cardinals edge Waunakee to qualify for state

The Middleton girls tennis team qualified for the WIAA State Team Tennis Tournament Thursday at Nielsen Tennis Stadium, as the Cardinals edged Waunakee 50-42.

Reinecke shoots 74 at Middleton sectional

Verona wins sectional, Middleton takes second

WIAA girls golf sectionals were held Tuesday, with many local teams taking part of the Middleton sectional at Pleasant View.

Pedersen tries out for Packers

Former Badger gets another shot at NFL

According to multiple reports, former Badgers tight end Jacob Pedersen tried out for the Packers Monday. The news came the same day the Packers announced they released tight end Ryan Taylor. 

Wisconsin heads into Big Ten play

Andersen names Stave No. 2 quarterback

Wisconsin football visits Northwestern Saturday at 2:30 p.m. It's the Badgers' first Big Ten game of the season as they try to win their fourth game in a row. 

Andersen like Badgers' grit

UW fights through adversity

Wisconsin football beat South Florida Saturday 27-10, but the game was far from perfect.

Wisconsin stops Lindenwood 6-0

Six different Badgers score

Wisconsin women's hockey got their season started off on the right foot at Lindenwood over the weekend. After a 5-1 win Friday night, UW shutout the Lady Lions 6-0 Saturday night. 

Austin Ramesh Pick Six

Getting to know the Northland Pines alum

There's a new face in the Wisconsin Badgers backfield. His name is Austin Ramesh and he's filling in for injured fullback Derek Watt. 

UW thumps Miami 3-0

Badgers improve record to 6-0

Wisconsin volleyball celebrated the 2014 home opener in style Friday night at the Fieldhouse.

Rob Havenstein donates hair for good cause

Mother is a breast cancer survivor

For three years, Wisconsin offensive lineman Rob Havenstein has looked like a lumber jack. Sporting a mop of hair and a scruffy beard, Havenstein hasn't cut his hair since freshman year.

Andersen: Gordon injured hip flexor vs. LSU

Gordon: "I felt I was good."

During his weekly press conference at Camp Randall Stadium Monday afternoon, Gary Andersen addressed the questions surrounding Melvin Gordon's lack of playing time in Saturday's loss to LSU. 

Wisconsin volleyball defeats Notre Dame 3-0

Leaves the Big Ten/ACC Challenge 2-0

After beating Louisville 3-0 Friday night in Minneapolis, Wisconsin ousted Notre Dame in straight sets 25-16, 25-15, 25-16 Saturday. With the win, UW begins the season with a perfect 2-0 record. 

Wisconsin shuts out Louisville in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

UW takes season opener 3-0

Sixth-ranked Wisconsin opened their volleyball season Friday night in Minneapolis for the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. In their first match of the season, they faced Louisville. The Badgers swept the match 3-0.