Sports

Brodhead youth wrestlers shine in Madison

Pictured here are the 6 state qualifiers from the Brodhead Youth Wrestling Team. Participants  qualify for this event by placing in the top two in their respec-tive age and weight division at any of the eight qualifier tournaments which were held on March 17, 2018.
Left to right) Jacob Lohmar, Karson Miller, Marcus McIntyre, Brooks Malkow, Clayton Elliott, and Joe Lohmar.

By Becky Malkow, Correspondent – Brodhead Youth Wrestling Club had 6 wrestlers compete at the WWF Kids State Folkstyle State Championships held March 23rd and 24th Veterans Memorial Coliseum (Alliant Energy Center) in Madison. Participants  qualify for this event by placing in the top two in their respective age and […]

 
 

2018 Cardinal Basketball seniors

2018 Cardinal Basketball seniors

The Brodhead Cardinal basketball seniors were honored Thursday night prior to the boys basketball game vs. East Troy.  Representing the class of 2018 are (Front row, left to right) Parker Johnson and Dane Lewis; (back row, left to right) Justice Tway, Ashton Thompson, Alex Riemer, Lucas Reed and Brekan Day. […]

 
 

Cardinal wrestlers come up short at State

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – Junior Jackson Hauri’s bid for a state title at 152 came up short at the WIAA Division 2 State Individual wrestling meet last weekend. Hauri earned a hard fought quarterfinal win over Ellsworth’s Cedric Kosnopfal by decision, 5-3. In the semifinal clash, Hauri dominated the […]

 
 

Cardinal wrestling sends two to State

Cardinal wrestling sends two to State

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead-Juda wrestling program advanced two wrestlers to the WIAA Division 2 Individual State wrestling meet. Junior Jackson Hauri and senior Trent Davis each won sectional titles at the Richland Center sectional last Saturday. The Cardinals secured eighth-place with 47 team points, clipping Monroe by […]

 
 

Whippets withstand rally, sink Cardinals

Whippets withstand rally, sink Cardinals

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals faced a daunting 23-point halftime deficit, but their rally fell short as the Whitewater  Whippets left with a 64-41 Rock Valley win last Thursday. Brodhead had a disastrous opening half. The Whippets raced out to an 18-5 lead midway through the half. […]

 
 

Nyhus new scoring record-holder

Nyhus new scoring record-holder

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Cardinals defeated the Evansville Blue Devils leading scorer in program history. Brodhead (9-11 overall, 6-10 Rock Valley) dominated down the stretch to beat Evansville 62-56 in a Rock Valley matchup last Tuesday. “I’m happy for the team and especially happy for the seniors. They […]

 
 

Cardinal wrestling takes sixth at Conference

Cardinal wrestling takes sixth at Conference

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead-Juda wrestling squad earned sixth-place out of nine teams with 110.5 points at the Rock Valley conference meet last Saturday. “I thought that we did better than I expected. I was pretty proud of the kids,” head coach Bill Davis said. “We knew certain […]

 
 

Lady Cards drop heartbreaker to Edgerton

Lady Cards drop heartbreaker to Edgerton

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (8-10 overall, 5-9 Rock Valley) dropped a tough 54-52 Rock Valley decision to Edgerton last Friday. The Cardinals used a 7-0 run to take a 9-2 lead early. Senior Brooke Bescup finished on the block and junior Alexis Oliver slipped to the […]

 
 

Cardinal boys picking up steam

Cardinal boys picking up steam

Becky Malkow Photo-Independent Register Dawson Van Wyhe was a force in the paint in the Cardinals victory over Jefferson.   The Brodhead Cardinals (7-9 overall, 5-7 Rock Valley) trend of strong play continued, as they picked up their third straight Rock Valley win 74-58 over Jefferson last Friday. “I think […]

 
 

Cardinals best Trojans

Cardinals best Trojans

(Mandy Fields photos The Independent-Register) Kalyn Lawren battles for the loose ball off a rebound. By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Cardinals (8-8 overall, 5-7 Rock Valley) avenged an earlier season gut-wrenching loss to Beloit Turner with a convincing 57-38 Rock Valley win last Thursday. Brodhead and Beloit Turner went […]