SPORTS NEWS

No matter how old we are, we still idolize sports

Column: RICK SOLEM

It’s a funny thing growing up as a kid, idolizing sports.

You end up in your driveway at midnight, down a basket with the imaginary clock running down.

You’re Michael Jordan. Or, in my case, Chris Mullin (right).

I was always kind of realistic as a kid. If you can call being Chris Mullin realistic. I’m not even left handed.

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Logan's 800 relay three-peats at state

By RICK SOLEM

Despite being the two-time defending state champions, the Logan High School girls 800-meter relay team was not the favorite heading into the Division 1 WIAA State Track and Field meet.

Then Friday happened and the doubt began to fade. Saturday, they let everyone know there should never have been doubt.

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WIAA State Track and Field Championships

By RICK SOLEM

The WIAA State Track and Field championships get underway today.

The meet starts with Division 1 at 9:30 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Field at UW-L. Divisions 2 and 3 start at 3:30 p.m.

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WIAA Division 1 State Track and Field finals preview

By RICK SOLEM

They’ve run against each other time and time again. Friday, they both qualified for the state championship.

And today will be the last time the Logan and Central high school girls 400-meter relay teams go at it, at the WIAA Division 1 State Track and Field Championships, which begin at 10:30 a.m.

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