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2014-04-17

Wardle gets new 5-year deal at Green Bay

After winning the Horizon League’s regular season men’s basketball title this past season, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has rewarded head coach Brian Wardle with a new five-year contract. Green Bay won 24-games this past season but missed out on…

posted 2014/04/17 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Badgers/LSU kick time set

Wisconsin’s August 30th football season opener against LSU will kickoff at 8pm and be televised by ESPN.  The announcement was made yesterday. Gary Andersen’s Badgers finished 9-4 and ranked 21st in the USA Today poll and 22nd in the Associated…

posted 2014/04/17 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Brewers beat Cardinals, avoid early sweep

Wily Peralta allowed a run on six hits and won for the second time (2-0) this season, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. After scoring just one run in the first…

posted 2014/04/17 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

WIAA membership puts multiplier plan on hold

A proposal that would have implemented a 1.65 multiplier to private-school enrollment for tournament placement purposes, has been put on hold. On a 352-77 vote at Wednesday’s annual meeting, the WIAA membership has called for the creation of an ad-hoc…

posted 2014/04/17 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

2014-04-16

Brewer’s bats quiet in loss to St. Louis

St. Louis pitchers were dominating for the second straight game, leading the Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Right-hander Shelby Miller held the Brewers to three hits through six innings, striking out seven Brewers. …

posted 2014/04/16 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Three former Badgers named to U.S. National Team

Following the completion of the NHL’s regular season, USA Hockey announced the first 15 players of the 2014 U.S. Men’s National Team that will compete at the International Ice Hockey Federation Men’s World Championship May 9-25 in Minsk, Belarus. Among…

posted 2014/04/16 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Bucks sign Chris Wright

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Chris Wright to a multi-year contract. Wright’s second 10-day contract expired on Monday.  He appeared in seven games, averaging 6.0 points, 2.1 rebounds an 1.0 steals in just over 15-minutes per game. Wright went…

posted 2014/04/16 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Badger celebration is sold out

Tickets to the Wisconsin men’s basketball team’s postseason celebration on Thursday are sold out. The annual event allows Badgers fans to re-live the highlights of the season and commemorate the careers of the UW senior class.  Video of the entire…

posted 2014/04/16 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Packers resign QB Matt Flynn

Matt Flynn cancelled a scheduled visit with the New York Giants on Tuesday and re-signed with the Green Bay Packers. Flynn becomes the seventh unrestricted free agent to re-sign with the Packers.  Flynn will compete for the backup job behind…

posted 2014/04/16 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

2014-04-15

Bucks will finish with worst record in the NBA

Win or lose tomorrow night when the Milwaukee Bucks close out the regular season at home against Atlanta, the Bucks will have the distinction of ending the season with the worst record in the NBA. The Bucks dropped their 14th…

posted 2014/04/15 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Cardinals end Brewers 9-game win streak

The Milwaukee Brewers managed just 3-hits last night and saw their 9-game win streak come to end, falling to the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 at Miller Park. Lance Lynn and Carlos Martinez shut the Brewers lineup down, handing Milwaukee its…

posted 2014/04/15 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

Wang finally gets his chance with the Brewers

21-year-old rookie reliever Wei-Chung Wang finally made his big-league debut with the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night. The native of Taiwan pitched a scoreless ninth inning against the Cardinals in the Brewers 4-0 loss.  Wang surrendered a single to Pete…

posted 2014/04/15 by Wisconsin Radio Network» Sports

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