WHITEWATER — The final scores indicate most of what’s obvious for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball team.
LAKE MILLS - Ella Collins had just returned from her official visit to Eastern Illinois along with the school’s other recruits in the class of 2020. The next day, they found out head coach Julie Allen wouldn’t be returning.
MENOMONIE — The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball team made several big plays down the stretch offensively and forced a miss on a last-second shot Saturday to earn a 73-72 victory at UW-Stout.
BEAVER DAM — Sophomore Tyla Staude and senior Anna Schoenike combined for 48 points as the Fort Atkinson girls basketball team defeated Baraboo, 70-53, in the Badger Challenge Friday in Beaver Dam.
DEERFIELD — Balance helped Cambridge run out to a big lead in the first half and balance helped the Blue Jays hold on for a 43-29 victory over rival Deerfield in a non-conference girls basketball game Saturday night.
COLUMBUS — Senior forward Ben Emler led all scorers with 16 points as Columbus defeated the Lakeside Lutheran boys basketball team 46-32 in a Capitol North Conference opener on Thursday.
WATERTOWN — Junior forward Charlie Bender scored a game-high 24 points and junior forward Adam Moen added 18, propelling the Lake Mills boys basketball team to a 65-48 victory over Luther Prep in a Capitol North Conference opener, extending the L-Cats’ win streak to 11 games.
PALMYRA — Cameron Joyner provided a spark off the bench as the junior scored seven points in overtime to get Palmyra-Eagle a 59-54 win over Deerfield Thursday night in Palmyra.