Loading

10°F

13°F

11°F

10°F

15°F

11°F

17°F

12°F

17°F

11°F
TOP STORY

Aaron Rodgers wins second career MVP awardSubmitted: 01/31/2015

Play Video
GREEN BAY - Aaron Rodgers won the league MVP award tonight.

He beat out players like JJ Watt and Tony Romo for the honor.

Rodgers threw for 4,381 yards and 38 touchdowns.

That's against just five interceptions, four of which were actually off the hands of his receivers.

It's his second career MVP award.



Story By: Dan Marz

Text Size: + Increase | Decrease -
 Print Story Print Story | Email Story Email Story

Sponsored in part by HodagSports.com

 LOCAL SPORTS

WAUSAU - You could see some pretty good hockey down in the valley Saturday afternoon.

The Wausau East Lumberjacks hosted the Black River Falls Tigers.

+ Read More

Play Video

PARK FALLS - Edgar takes down Chequamegon 53-49 on Friday in Park Falls.

Edgar will play Phillips on Friday.


+ Read More

TOMAHAWK - A big GNC showdown in Tomahawk Friday night.

The Antigo girls' team came in looking to boost themselves in the standings.

Red Robins drive in.

The pull up jumper is no good, but Sarah Duff is able to tip it right back in.

Nice team effort to get her the opportunity, and some nice defense.

Antigo comes up with a steal.

The first attempt is no good, but the Red Robins call Nicole Payant for clean-up service.

Tomahawk trying to keep up.

Talyn Jones drawing up the triple.

It's raining threes in Hatchet country.

+ Read More
Phillips holds off Prentice Submitted: 01/30/2015

Play Video

PHILLIPS - Phillips holds off Prentice on Friday in Phillips.

Phillips will play at Northland Pines Tuesday.


+ Read More

MOSINEE - A big game for Mosinee Friday night to stay afloat in the GNC.

They hosted the Nekoosa Papermakers.

The Indians need a win to keep pace with Rhinelander in the standings, and they were up to the challenge tonight.

Aaron Maas getting it started.

The give goes to Logan Miller on the baseline for an easy layup.

Nekoosa played Mosinee tough though.

Papermakers penetrate and pass to the center underneath.

He gets stuffed initially, but a great heads up play gives the Papermakers the basket.

The Indians are quick to strike back though.

Erik Jass gets the rebound.

He fires a quick pass up-court, and a lightning fast pass back to a cutting Maas gets the gorgeous bucket.

Mosinee uses their home court advantage to take the 73-40 win.

+ Read More

Play Video

ANTIGO - An Antigo football player will be heading to a division three college to play quarterback.

The university is a perfect fit for him for more than just for football.

Tony Libit only has 20 percent of his hearing. Soon he will head to Gallaudet University in Washington DC to play football and to become an educator. Gallaudet is a liberal arts college but it is also a school that teaches the deaf and students who are hard of hearing.

"I think it's always kind of been destine, I just never knew it," said Libit.

+ Read More

Play Video

ANTIGO - First place in the Great Northern Conference could be decided Thursday night in Antigo.

That's where the first place Red Robins will take on the second place Mosinee Indians.

Antigo comes into the game undefeated at 10-0. Mosinee is right on their heels at 9-0-1.

Both teams need a win to maintain control of the conference.

+ Read More
+ More Local Sports



 REGIONAL SPORTS

GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy finally held his long-delayed season-ending press conference Wednesday, a full 10 days after the team's heartbreaking loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game. McCarthy was originally scheduled to meet with the media at this time last week, but he had to postpone the event following the sudden death of his brother.

+ Read More

Play Video

MILWAUKEE - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says the state will help the Milwaukee Bucks pay for a new basketball arena with $220 million in bonds that would be paid for by projected growth in income taxes from NBA players.

+ Read More

SEATTLE - It seemed like the Packers had control the whole way. With 6:52 left in the game, they had the ball and a 12-point lead.

So what went wrong?

+ Read More

GREEN BAY - The NFC Championship game will kickoff Sunday, but there are plenty of lingering questions heading into the game, with the biggest one being the health of Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' calf.

+ Read More

MILWAUKEE - A Green Bay Packers fan and entrepreneur says running back Eddie Lacy, whose dreadlocks can be seen flying as he racks up rushing yards, is the inspiration for his cheese-themed headgear.

+ Read More

GREEN BAY - The Packers will head to Seattle to take on the defending Super Bowl champions this Sunday.

That game will determine who goes to this year's Super Bowl.

The NFC Championship will be a matchup between the top two seeds in the NFC.

Green Bay will play in a tough environment.

Seattle is known for having the loudest fans in the league, but the Packers are looking forward to the challenge.

+ Read More

DALLAS - The Big Ten conference capped off its football season with a national championship Monday night, when Ohio State beat Oregon 42-20.

The championship finished a strong bowl season for the conference. The Big Ten went 5-2 against ranked teams--more wins over ranked teams than any other conference.

+ Read More
+ More Regional Sports
Search: