SPORTS NEWS

Game Time And Ticket Sales Set

The football field at UW-L should be filled to capacity Friday night as the Red Raiders of La Crosse Central High School will play host to the Holmen Vikings in the WIAA Division 3 second round playoffs.

Tickets will go on sale at Holmen High School Wednesday and Thursday from 3-4:30 both days. Central High School will put their tickets on sale Thursday from 11-2 and Friday from 8-1.

The undefeated Vikings beat Central, now 8-2, earlier this year 33-14. Game time is set for 7pm and you can hear the play by play on AM 580 WKTY.

The Logan Rangers Division 3 football game is also set for 7pm Friday night at undefeated Reedsburg. That game will be heard on AM 1410 WIZM.

Minnesota football playoffs - Round 2

By RICK SOLEM
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It was redemption last week for La Crescent High School’s football team.

The Lancers (4-5) got out of the first round of the MSHSL Class AA, Section 1 playoffs for the first time since 2009 last week with a 23-6 win over Lake City.

That was redemption in itself as Lake City defeated the Lancers 31-21 in the first round of the playoffs last year.

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MSHSL football playoffs

By RICK SOLEM
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The MSHSL football playoffs get underway today and that means there will be a lot of competitive middle-seed games and a lot of blowouts.

Blowouts like the one that’s about to happen in Caledonia, Minn., at 7 p.m. tonight when the 35-win-in-a-row Warriors put their 35-game winning streak on the line (kind of) against Dover-Eyota in the Class 2A opener.

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HOLMEN & other local FB matchups

By RICK SOLEM
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They were the WIAA football state runners-up last season. They won titles the three seasons prior. They have five football state championships and have been to the big game eight times.

They are the Waunakee High School football team and at 7 p.m. Friday, they head to Holmen for an opening-round, Division 2 matchup as one of the best underdogs ever in the state. Hear it on AM 1410 WIZM with Mitch Reynolds and Dan Deicher.

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High school football playoffs

By RICK SOLEM
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The WIAA high school football playoff seedings were announced Saturday.

With two undefeated teams in its group, Holmen High School’s football team was awarded the No. 2 seed in the Division 2 playoffs. Oshkosh North (9-0) is the top seed.

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