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Brodhead hoopsters start strong Boys and girls pick up season-opening wins

BECKY MALKOW The Independent-Register
	Syler Weeden pushes the ball up the floor during the Dec. 4 game versus Jefferson.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent The Brodhead boys and girls basketball teams got off to a hot start in their 2020 campaigns recently. The Brodhead boys had the first game as they traveled northeast on Dec. 4 to face off with the Jefferson Eagles in their season opener. The Cardinals dominated […]

 
 

Brodhead pitcher inks Division I commitment Brockwell sets sights on baseball draft

Brodhead pitcher inks Division I commitment Brockwell sets sights on baseball draft

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent Andrew Brockwell, a senior at Brodhead High School, has long excelled at the game of baseball and has been a bright spot on the Brodhead-Juda Cardinals’ roster. The young pitcher has one of the best arms to ever come through Brodhead, as he already clocks 90 […]

 
 

Cardinal hoops season winds down

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO Independent Register
Lady Cards v, Richland Center
	Kiarra Moe weaves her way through the Richland Center press to get to the hoop.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter – Lady Cards pick up Regional win Last Tuesday, the Brodhead girls’ basketball team found themselves set up to make their postseason run.  After completing the regular season with an overall record of 15-7, the Cards put themselves in a position to host a home playoff […]

 
 

Brodhead basketball programs find split success

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO Independent Register
Lady Cards v. Big Foot
	Madisyn Kail maneuvers the ball up the court on a fast break.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports writer – Lady Cards bounce back. Last Tuesday, head coach Brian Kammerer and the Brodhead girls traveled to Clinton to face off with the Cougars in what was their second meeting of the regular season.  They last met in December in a game where the Cards […]

 
 

Knauf and Einbeck reach 100 Point Milestone

SUSIE KNAUF PHOTO Independent Register 
100 point milestone
	Haley Knauf and Anika Einbeck both achieved 100 points in career stats.

Six seniors were celebrated at Janesville Ice Arena during Senior Night January 21: Forward Haley Knauf (Albany), Forward Sara Nerad (Janesville Craig), Defenseman Presley Kovacevich (Milton), Goaltender Brooke Teubert (Brodhead), as well as team managers Lauren Wacholtz and Hannah Myhre. Teubert took her place in net and stopped 24 shots […]

 
 

Brodhead basketball weekly roundup

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO Independent Register
Cardinals v. Edgerton
	Connor Green hits a floater.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter – Last Friday night, the Brodhead boys’ basketball squad hosted the Edgerton Tide for their second meeting of the season.  The Cardinals and the Tide faced off in early December for their first conference game of the year.  Edgerton won that meeting by a score of […]

 
 

Cardinal boys fall to McFarland

BECKY MALKOW Independent Register
Brodhead boys v McFarland
	Josiah Engen nails a jump shot over the McFarland big man.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter – The Cardinals lost their third game in a row when they hosted the McFarland Spartans, last Thursday.  Coming off losses to Monticello and Whitewater, Tommy Meier and his Cardinal squad were looking to bounce back in what would be a very physical game with the […]

 
 

Brodhead basketball week

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO Independent Register
Lady Cards v. East Troy
	Abbie Dix gets up for the tip off as the Lady Cards get back to conference play after the winter break.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter Lady Cards top East Troy Last Friday night, the Brodhead girls’ basketball squad hosted the East Troy Trojans in another Rock Valley Conference matchup.  The Lady Cards looked to remain hot as they came into their game against East Troy.  They looked to make a statement […]

 
 

Lady Cards off to hot start

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO Independent Register
Lady Cardinals v. Clinton
	Joie Steinmann attacks the defense.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Writer Head coach Brian Kammerer and the Brodhead girls’ basketball team are off to an impressive start in their 2019 campaign.  Sitting at 2-1, the Cardinals found themselves paired up with a team projected to compete for the Rock Valley Conference championship in the Clinton Cougars. […]

 
 

Lady Cards suffer first loss

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter – Last Tuesday, just days prior to Thanksgiving, the Brodhead girls’ basketball team traveled to Jefferson High School for their second conference matchup of the 2019 season.  After winning their first two games, the Cards were feeling good as they went into Jefferson.  The Eagles had […]