Cardinals coach Tommy Meier presents Cullen Walker with a commemorative basketball to honor his 1,000th career point on Friday, Feb. 2.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent The Brodhead Cardinals had a pair of crossover Rock Valley Conference matchups on the schedule last week. On Tuesday, Jan. 30, the Cards traveled to take on the East Troy Trojans. Later in the week, Brodhead returned home to play host to the Jefferson Eagles. While winning […]


Elite squad cheers on the boys basketball team

Photo:  BECKY MALKOW The Independent Register

The Brodhead Health and Fitness Cheerleader Elite Squad performed a routine at halftime of the boys basketball game Thursday night. The squad is coached by Patrice Bentley with the assistance of Robert Brugger, the high school cheerleading coach, and the Brodhead High School varsity cheerleaders. Pick up the Jan. 31st […]


Lady Cards win four in a row

Allie Dahl joined Addison Yates with 20+ points Friday night versus Jefferson, scoring 22 of her own. The pair combined for 49 of the Cardinals 55 points in the victory.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent After a rocky start to the 2023-2024 girls’ basketball season, the Brodhead Cardinals have hit their stride. After a pair of victories over East Troy and Jefferson last week, the Cards extended their most recent win streak to four games. The run goes even further back than […]


Lady Cards capture State Championship. Brodhead team has historic postseason run

Lady Cards capture State Championship.  Brodhead team has historic postseason run

By Trenten Scheidegger, CORRESPONDENT The Brodhead Cardinals have been to the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association State Softball Tournament just twice in program history. Both times, the Cards have brought the gold trophy home, as Brodhead added to their hardware collection, last weekend. 2004 was the first time the Cardinals had reached […]



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	The lady Cardinals pose with their sectional plaque after defeating river Valley 11-0 to punch their ticket to the state tournament in Madison on June 9.

By Trenten Scheidegger, CORRESPONDENT The Brodhead Cardinals kept the train rolling on their 2023 softball season with a pair of sectional victories, last week. With the wins, the Cards punched their ticket to the 2023 WIAA State Softball Tournament. Brodhead opened the week with a battle of the mascots as they […]


Cardinal football brings another successful season to close with promising future ahead

Joe Lohmar and David Masloske chest bump after Lohmar blocks a Prairie du Chien field goal.

  By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent Brodhead-Juda’s football team gave it their all in 2022. After the way their 2021 season came to an end, the Cards were hungry to prove themselves in 2022. They did just that by finishing the regular season at 7-2 and making another deep postseason run.  […]


Brodhead-Juda football advances to round two of state playoffs Friday

Austin Moe snatches the ball as Blake Matthys pulls Watertown Luther Prep's quarterback to the ground for the first turnover of the game

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent Brodhead-Juda’s football team began postseason play last week with a big win against the Watertown Luther Preparatory Phoenix. The Cards were the favorites ahead of the matchup as they came into the game number two seed on their side of the division five bracket. The Phoenix […]


Cards stay extraordinary both directions down the gridiron

The Cardinals players and coach Matthys celebrate after the Cardinals earned their 6th straight victory on the season

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent Brodhead-Juda’s football team is on a run unlike any the high school program has seen. In getting off to a 6-0 start, the Cards extended their regular season winning streak to a mind boggling 22 games into a third season. The last time the Cardinals lost a […]


Still perfect Brodhead-Juda football team improves to 4-0

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	The Cardinals players lift head coach, Jim Matthys, in victory after earning their fourth win on the season last Friday.

Trenten Scheidegger, correspondent Brodhead-Juda head coach, Jim Matthys, has managed to keep his team atop the Southwest Wisconsin Conference as they picked up their fourth win of the season. For the third consecutive week, the Cardinals posted exactly 41 points in a victory.  The high-powered offense proved to be too much […]


Lady Cards off to dominant start. Volleyball team racks up 14 wins in first 16 games

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	The Lady Cardinals won their own tournament on Saturday.  They went 4-0 in pool play and then beat Evansville in the semi-finals and New Glarus in the championship to go 6-0 on the day. Members of the team are (first row, from left) manager Landon Kam-merer, Jaelyn Hilliard, Gretchen Kammerer, Allie Dahl, Manager Bernice Bevars; (second row) Makenna Schoof, Kaidynce Bevars, Alexis Kammerer, Paityn Kail, Coach Richmond, Coach Johnson; (third row) Coach Erin Kammerer, Coach Brian Kammerer, Jerri-ca Schwartz, Jaelyn Jones, Addie Yates, Kirsten Fish, Abbie Dix, McKenna Young, and Coach Douglas

By Trenten Scheidegger, correspondent The Brodhead varsity volleyball squad hit the court running in 2022. The Cardinals’ hot play began near the end of August, when they competed in the Janesville Invite.  Brodhead was nearly perfect in the tournament, going 9-2 with their only two losses coming against the same Sauk […]