The UW-Parkside baseball team split a Great Lakes Valley Conference doubleheader against host Illinois-Springfield for the second consecutive day on Saturday.
After Illinois-Springfield won the opener, 7-6, in walkoff fashion, the Rangers rebounded for a 11-8 win in the second game.
The Kenosha Kingfish recently signed four players, bumping the first-year Northwoods League baseball team’s roster to 16.
Sophomore left-handed pitcher Danny Young and freshman outfielder Michael “Buddy” Reed — University of Florida teammates — were signed Saturday. Bradley University teammates Spencer Gaa (a freshman infielder) and Chris Godinez (a redshirt sophomore infielder) were signed Thursday.
The UW-Parkside softball team earned its first doubleheader sweep of the season beating Missouri S&T 4-1 in the opener and 1-0 in the second game Saturday in Great Lakes Valley Conference action in Rolla, Mo.
For the Rangers (5-24, 5-18 GLVC), it’s their first three-game winning streak of the season.
My second column in 17 years on the children’s book “Teammates” prompted some wonderful feedback.
Much to my surprise and delight, Peter Golenbock, the author of the 1990 book on the relationship between Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese, added to the story at kenoshanews.com.
Central’s team of Jonah Arbet and Bailey Menarez shot a 69 to take seventh overall as the Falcons finished fifth out of nine teams Saturday at the Milton Select Ball Invitational.
Central had a grand total of 235. Lodi won the event with a 205.
The Kenosha Kingfish released their full promotional schedule for this season Saturday.
The team’s inaugural campaign will feature fireworks shows, bobblehead giveaways, entertainment acts and celebrities.
The UW-Parkside softball team salvaged a split with Drury in a Great Lakes Valley Conference doubleheader Friday at Thompson Field in Springfield, Mo.
The Rangers (3-24 overall, 3-18 GLVC) dropped a 1-0 pitchers’ duel in the opener before rebounding for a 5-1 win in the nightcap.
Three of the top four-ranked teams in the latest Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association Division-1 state poll will compete today at the Western Kenosha County Invite.
Games will be played at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. at Central’s Sorensen Fields and Wilmot’s Hwy C Sports Fields.
Little Leaguers of Kenosha has open registration for 7 and 8 years olds.
The age is determined as of May 1, 2014. The cost is $115 and includes a batting helmet, hat, socks, pants and jersey.
Jake Kolasinski went 4-for-4 and Cole Kroncke went the distance as the UW-Parkside baseball team salavaged a split of a Great Lakes Valley Conference doubleheader with a 6-2 game two victory over Illinois-Springfield on Friday in Springfield, Ill.
The Rangers lost the opener 3-1 to move to 9-22 and 7-17 in the GLVC heading into another twinbill at Springfield (9-22, 7-17) today.
This was not a pleasant season for the Milwaukee Bucks or their fans.
The 15-67 record (.183 winning percentage) set the franchise’s futility mark, “besting” the 20-62 record in 1993-94.
Brooks Gahart pitched six strong innings and Marshall Gilbert went 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBI as visiting Central beat Delavan-Darien, 6-3, in a Southern Lakes Conference game at Veterans Field on Thursday.
Gahart (1-0) allowed five hits and one unearned run while walking one and striking out five.
The Wilmot golf team finished third with a 128 and Central placed fifth with a 136 at Thursday’s Falcon Invitational at Brighton Dale Links’ Blue Spruce Course.
Each of the six schools featured three two-man teams that played bestball, with the three nine-hole scores combined for the school’s total.
Emilee Nelson threw a seven-inning no-hitter as the Tremper softball team blanked host Franklin, 7-0, in a Southeast Conference game Thursday.
Nelson (2-0) walked three and struck out nine.
Steven Stover silenced Racine Park on Thursday.
The junior right-hander tossed a six-inning no-hitter as the Bradford baseball team posted an 11-1 Southeast Conference victory over the Panthers at Horlick Field.