SPORTS NEWS

Milwaukee rejoice: Monta's leaving

Column: RICK SOLEM
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It appears to be a sad day in Milwaukee.

Shooting guard Monta Ellis opted out of his one-year, $11 million player option and declined the Milwaukee Bucks three-year, $36 million offer to test free agency.

Appearances can be deceiving.

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Westby title did in by one mistake

By RICK SOLEM
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GRAND CHUTE, Wis. – The game was in hand. A state championship was in sight.

And then it all slipped away.

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MN State Track: Gibson medals thrice

By RICK SOLEM
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Taylor Gibson’s career at La Crescent High School ended strong.

Gibson finished with a second and a pair of thirds at the Class A MSHSL track and field championships last weekend at Hamline University.

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QB O'Brien leaves Badgers

By RICK SOLEM
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Danny O'Brien has left the University of Wisconsin football team.

Just a year after transferring from Maryland to Wisconsin, O'Brien won't be back, buried on this year's depth chart.

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Winona's Clark gets silver

By RICK SOLEM
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ST. PAUL – Travion Clark was under the radar heading into the MSHSL Class AA state track and field championships.

The Winona High School senior came in an 11th seed in the 200-meter dash and had the 15th fastest time in the state during the season.

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