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There are 250 people officiating Madison high school sporting games. That’s nowhere near enough. more

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After Madison’s successful experience hosting the U.S. Lacrosse Central Championships, sports tourism officials went in search of another signature lacrosse event that could call the city home. Fifty boys teams will compete in July at the Madison Cap more

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Todd Hubler

The WIAA was for the establishment of a 35-second shot clock for high school basketball...before they voted against it. The WIAA board rescinded its decision before the rule ever took effect. more

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Mary Bavery

It’s likely one local boys’ team will do well at the state tournament. Three of the four remaining teams in this sectional bracket are from the Big Eight Conference. more

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John Hagen

Girls’ high school basketball kicks off March Madness in Wisconsin. Middleton, Madison East, Sun Prairie, Stoughton and Edgewood all have high hopes. more

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Keith Allen

The WIAA swimming and diving championships at the Natatorium can feel like the Olympics. And EauClaire standout Paul DeLakis is ranked sixth in the U.S. more

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Will Edgewood High School finally get its own stadium and be able to host home football and soccer games? Many neighbors hope not. more

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How about fixing some of the dumb stuff? Adios, Thursday night football. more

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Darren Lee

La Follette, Middleton and Verona are all contenders for making it to the WIAA state football championships. Are major upsets in store? more

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Darren Lee Photography

This week’s USA swimming Olympic trials feature plenty of Madison talent. Beata Nelson and Ivy Martin are looking for spots on the team. more

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Darren Lee Photography

Three area girls’ teams — Stoughton, Verona and Madison Edgewood — are bouncing up U.S. Highway 41 with the goal of winning a state championship. more

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Kirk Lawler

Madison College women’s basketball has a convincing record, despite dropping two late-season games. more

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David Michael Miller

Furor over WIAA chant reprimand fails to address the lack of sportsmanship. ESPN’s Jay Bilas and area athletic directors weigh in. more

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Greg Dixon

Prep basketball heads into regionals. The end-of-season matches are well worth watching. more

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David Stluka / UW Athletics

In 2015, so many Wisconsin teams fell just short of championships. But there were some heartening bright spots, too. more

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Mary Langenfeld

Lodi’s the only area team in the WIAA football championships Nov. 19 and 20 at Camp Randall, but there’ll be intensity and spirit worth watching. more

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Caitlin Prochaska

Michael Popke surveys area prep football prospects. more

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Friday night lights return to the Madison area this week, with 43 games scheduled throughout Dane County and south central Wisconsin. more

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Todd Hubler www.jupiterimages.com/unlimited

Swimmer’s ear was a common malady for me growing up. So it’s a little ironic that I’ve spent a good chunk of parenthood on the decks and in the stands of countless indoor and outdoor swimming facilities all over southern Wisconsin. more

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James Heimer

There are new guidelines to help parents, coaches, athletic trainers and administrators identify and assist high school student-athletes with mental health problems. more

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