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February 19, 2019
The No. 11-seeded Spring Valley Cardinals upset the No. 6-seeded Cochrane-Fountain City Pirates by a 63-59 margin in the first round of the WIAA Division 4 girls' basketball regionals on Tuesday, Feb. 19. (File photo)
Girls' basketball: Spring Valley upsets Cochrane-Fountain City; Panthers and Wolves eliminated in first round of regionals
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February 18, 2019
“When I can match up with the best kid on the other team ... when I can guard them the whole game and when I can take them out of the game mentally, that gives me some pride." - Emma Swanson, Ellsworth senior co-captain (Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia)
Defending defense: Scoring isn't everything for Swanson
February 18, 2019 - 5:19pm
The 16-4 Prescott Cardinals boys' basketball team received a No. 1 seed in the WIAA Division 3 Sectional 1 bracket at Saturday, Feb. 16, playoff seeding meeting. (File photo)
Boys' basketball: Prescott, Ellsworth and Spring Valley begin playoff runs at home
February 18, 2019 - 11:27am
February 17, 2019
The Ellsworth Panthers received contributions from all players who competed in their 69-63 win over the New Richmond Tigers on Saturday, Feb. 16. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Boys' basketball: Panthers play rejuvenated against Tigers
February 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
February 16, 2019
Ten Pierce County wrestlers qualified for the 76th Annual WIAA Individual Wrestling Championship Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 16, by placing third or better in their sectional brackets. Ellsworth will be represented by (front row, left to right) Carter Huppert, Charlie Stuhl, Jared Lansing, Sawyer Hamilton, (back row) Logan Melstrom, Logan Peterson, Cedric Kosnopfal and Jared Toenjes. Photo courtesy of Mark Matzek
Wrestling: Ten to represent Pierce County at individual state tournament
February 16, 2019 - 11:08pm
“We apply pressure, we don’t feel pressure," Prescott's head girls' basketball coach Ron Murphy told his players after their Thursday, Feb. 14, loss to Osceola. "We make other teams play uncomfortably.” Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Girls' basketball: Prescott 'applies pressure' to Hilltoppers after disappointing loss to Osceola
February 16, 2019 - 3:28pm
Boys' basketball: Flawless February still intact for Prescott
February 16, 2019 - 10:49am
February 15, 2019
Ellsworth junior co-captain Kaitlyn Nugent led all scorers with 19 points in Ellsworth's 54-50 loss to the Somerset Spartans on Thursday, Feb. 14. Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson
Girls' basketball: Wins slip away from Ellsworth, Prescott and Spring Valley
February 15, 2019 - 3:29pm
Spring Valley's defense prevailed in the Cardinals' 49-22 win over the Elmwood/Plum City Wolves on Thursday, Feb. 14. (File photo)
Boys' basketball: Spring Valley's defense shuts down EPC; Prescott's winning streak continues in Osceola
February 15, 2019 - 11:30am
Elmwood/Plum City junior Katie Feuker led all scorers with 19 points in the Wolves' 65-47 loss to the Mondovi Buffaloes on Thursday, Feb. 14. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Girls' basketball: Wolves play with nothing to lose
February 15, 2019 - 10:33am
February 14, 2019
The Ellsworth Panthers claimed their 14th-straight sectional title by defeating Spooner/Webster 51-18 in the Division 2 Sectional A finals held in Osceola on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
GALLERY: Make it 14 straight
February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
February 13, 2019
The Ellsworth Panthers wrestling team earned its 14th-straight bid to the WIAA Division 2 Team State Wrestling Tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 13, by defeating Spooner/Webster 51-18 in the Sectional A finals dual meet. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Wrestling: Expected but still exciting
February 13, 2019 - 11:17pm
Athletic Schedule: Feb. 14-19
February 13, 2019 - 12:01pm
February 12, 2019
Prescott junior co-captain Parker Nielsen recorded 38 points in the Cardinals' 61-60 feat over the River Falls Wildcats on Monday, Feb. 11. (File photo)
Boys' basketball: Nielsen gets Cardinals past Wildcats
February 12, 2019 - 3:48pm
While Wildcat football coach David Crail was thrilled in this 2017 photo with defensive back Jacob Miller after Miller returned an interception 31 yards for a touchdown, he is less than thrilled with the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association's final recommendation for a football-only conference realignment plan that would move the Wildcats out of the Big Rivers Conference and into the Mississippi Valley Conference beginning with the 2020 season. File photo
WFCA to RF: Hit the road Cats
February 12, 2019 - 3:16pm
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