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July 15, 2019
Ivan Mendez is ready to assume a larger leadership role in his senior football season. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Mendez sets the bar for leadership
July 15, 2019 - 8:36am
March 18, 2019
The Wildcat football team salutes the crowd after its homecoming win over Big Rivers Conference rival Eau Claire Memorial last fall. If a proposal by the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association is approved by the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association the Wildcats would leave the Big Rivers Conference for the Mississippi Valley Conference beginning in the fall of 2020. File photo
Football realignment: RF not going quietly
March 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
“The WFCA and the WIAA have worked very hard to come up with something that will try and alleviate the problem of finding games for all teams in Wisconsin by evening up the conferences. It is not a perfect plan for all, but it is what is best for the state of football in Wisconsin.” - EPC head football coach Mike Birtzer on new conference realignment plan
Football: Area coaches optimistic about conference realignment plan
March 18, 2019 - 12:37pm
February 12, 2019
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
December 17, 2018
Eric (No. 23) and Ryan (No. 26) McGregor's contributions to the Carleton College Knights' football team were felt throughout their one season on the gridiron together and were recognized at the team's end of season banquet. Photo courtesy of Eric McGregor
College football: McGregors earn more than awards at Carleton
December 17, 2018 - 11:39am
November 13, 2018
UW-River Falls tight end Evan Verhota comes up short of the goal line after catching a pass from quarterback Ben Beckman in the second quarter of the Falcon's season finale against UW-Stevens Point Saturday, Nov. 10, at David Smith Stadium. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
UWRF football: Little consolation for Falcons
November 13, 2018 - 6:00pm
November 9, 2018
Elmwood/Plum City senior Tyler Maxwell was named to the South Lakeland Conference's offense and defense first teams. (File photo)
Football: Nine Wolves honored for SLC play
November 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 5, 2018
Sam Shafer recorded a decisive pick-6 against UW-Oshkosh on Saturday, Oct. 27, in UW-Steven Point's 27-14 upset win over the Titans, and has consistently been a factor in the Pointers' 2018 success. Photo courtesy of Jalen Knuteson
College Football: Steady Sam
November 5, 2018 - 5:23pm
October 30, 2018
Seven members of the Spring Valley Cardinals football team were named to the 2018 Dunn-St. Croix All-Conference list, including Dakota Kerr (No. 33) and Aaron Borgerding (No. 10). (File photo)
Football: Cardinals' depth showcased in DSC All-Conference honors
October 30, 2018 - 5:14pm
October 29, 2018
Logan Benson's commitment to the Ellsworth Panthers' football team never faltered despite his decision to play college basketball. Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson
Benson and Panthers benefit from multi-sport athleticism
October 29, 2018 - 12:40pm
The Spring Valley Cardinals were eliminated from the WIAA Division 6 playoffs on Friday, Oct. 26, and said goodbye to six seniors including Kenny Fesenmaier (pictured). Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Football: Cardinals continue team-oriented, competitive play in loss to Regis
October 29, 2018 - 7:39am
October 26, 2018
Ellsworth senior Jared Lansing was named to the Middle Border Conference's list of All-Conference linebackers at the conclusion of the 2018 regular season. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Football: Seven local athletes recognized by MBC
October 26, 2018 - 12:20pm
October 22, 2018
Ellsworth senior Sawyer Hamilton rushed for 72 yards on 13 carries in the Panthers’ 42-8 playoff loss to the Northwestern Tigers on Friday, Oct. 19. Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson
Football: Ellsworth, EPC taken down in first round of regionals
October 22, 2018 - 8:15am
October 20, 2018
“We just stayed together as a team,” Dylan Bosshart said when asked about his team’s composure. “Coach Kapping is really big on staying out of any controversy on the field, and I think we’re really good at doing that.” Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Football: Composure carries Cardinals through heated game
October 20, 2018 - 12:29am
October 16, 2018
UW-River Falls wide receiver Jared Monson (7) runs away from UW-Stout's Jed Schlegel for a 63-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter of the Falcons' 21-19 homecoming win over UW-Stout Saturday, Oct. 13, at David Smith Stadium at Ramer Field. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
UWRF football: Falcons snap 4-game skid
October 16, 2018 - 10:21am