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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 […]

 
 

Nyhus drops 31 on Cougars in Cardinal victory

Nyhus drops 31 on Cougars in Cardinal victory

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (7-6 overall, 4-6 Rock Valley) won their third straight game beating Clinton 73-70 in a Rock Valley matchup last Tuesday. Clinton set the tone with a 10-4 run to go up 17-9 early in the game. Liz Kalk got to the rim […]

 
 

Cardinals put it together in victory over Big Foot

Cardinals put it together in victory over Big Foot

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (5-9 overall, 3-7 Rock Valley) played their best overall game this season defeating Big Foot 72-60 in a Rock Valley matchup last Thursday. “We’ve been competing but in terms of using each other and playing with each other I thought it might […]

 
 

Cardinals fall to Blue Devils

Cardinals fall to Blue Devils

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – A shooting drought in the second half doomed the Brodhead Cardinals (4-8 overall, 2-6 Rock Valley) boys basketball team in a 65-53 Rock Valley loss to the Evansville Blue Devils last Tuesday. With the score tied at seven, Evansville went on a 12-2 run to […]

 
 

Lady Cards best Trojans

Lady Cards best Trojans

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (6-6 overall, 3-6 Rock Valley) pulled away in the second half to beat the East Troy Trojans 57-44 in a Rock Valley matchup last Friday. East Troy’s leading scorer Erin Rice came out sizzling hot drilling three consecutive long balls to put […]

 
 

Cardinal girls snap Vikings’ winning streak

Cardinal girls snap Vikings’ winning streak

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (5-6 overall, 2-6 Rock Valley) girls basketball team dominated a hot Parkview Vikings (4-6 overall, 4-0 Trailways South) 57-32 in a non-conference matchup last Thursday. The Vikings came into the game with a four-game Trailways South winning streak. Cardinals’ junior Alexis Oliver […]

 
 

Cardinal boys drop non-conference thriller to Parkview

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent The Parkview Vikings (6-2 overall, 2-1 Trailways South) overcame a 17-point second half deficit to overwhelm the Brodhead Cardinals (3-6 overall, 2-4 Rock Valley) 82-78 in a non-conference matchup last Thursday. The Vikings drew first blood taking a 10-3 lead minutes into the contest. Pick up […]

 
 

Cardinal boys find winning ways

Cardinal boys find winning ways

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (4-6 overall, 2-4 Rock Valley) boys basketball squad snapped their losing streak last Friday picking up a 58-49 non-conference win over Argyle. “Any win is a good win. Argyle has been playing teams so tough and they are very physically they do […]

 
 

Roiled by injuries, Cardinal girls bedeviled by Blue Devils

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Evansville Blue Devils crushed the Brodhead Cardinal girls (4-6 overall, 2-6 Rock Valley) 63-34 in a Rock Valley matchup last Thursday. The game didn’t start well for the Cardinals as Evansville grabbed a 9-0 lead five minutes into the contest. After junior Alexis Oliver […]

 
 

Brodhead boys overtaken by Tide

Brodhead boys overtaken by Tide

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Cardinals (3-5 overall, 2-4 Rock Valley) dropped their fifth straight game 60-47 to Edgerton in a Rock Valley showdown last Friday. The opening 13 minutes had several different lead changes. Senior Parker Johnson nailed a three to even the score at 10. Edgerton went […]