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Sparta Wrestling advances to Team State

Sparta WI – The Sparta wrestling team qualified for Team state with victories over second ranked Evansville/Albany and  Lodi.  Sparta had never beat an opponent with a #2 Ranking. Sparta will be facing Freedom High School in the State Team Semi-final.  Door open at 9 AM with wrestling beginning at 10 AM. If Sparta defeats Freedom they will advance to the championship…

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Green Bay Packers Letroy Guion arrested

Sparta Wisconsin News –  We are not even a week removed from the NFL season and we are sad to report that the NFL’s latest athlete being arrested is Green Bay Packers Defensive Tackle Letroy Guion. Guion was arrested for felony possession of marijuana and felony possession of a firearm in his hometown of Starke, Florida, according…

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Patriots win Super Bowl XLIX 28-24

Sparta Wisconsin News –  What may go down as the worst play call in the history of the NFL, the Seahawks snubbed their star running back, and opted to pass on second down from the 1 yard line, and the ball was intercepted to solidify the Patriots victory. We are not taking anything away from the…

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Aaron Rodgers is named NFL’s MVP

Sparta Wisconsin News – Aaron Rodgers was named the Associated Press’ 2014-2015 NFL’s Most Valuable Player. Rodgers’ highlights include: 4,381 Passing yards 38 Touchdowns (to just 5 INT’s) Completed 65.6% of his Catches Had a passer rating of 112.2 With his season Rodgers and the Packers went 12-4 on the season, won the NFC north and…

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Roddick ties Tourdot for Career Wins

Sparta Wisconsin News – John Roddick tied Matt Tourdot’s career wins record Thursday by winning by pin against Tomah’s Alaughn St. Germaine in just 37 seconds. Roddick will go for the record Thursday when the Sparta Wrestling team travels to La Crosse to face La Crosse Logan. The win brings John’s career win total to 159.…

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Sparta Boys Basketball Community Spaghetti Feed

Sparta, WI – (SpartaWisconsinNews) The Sparta Boys basketball team will be hosting a community spaghetti feed Sunday December 7, 2014. The fund raising event will help support the Sparta Boys Basketball team and will give you the opportunity to meet the coaches and the players of this years team. The event will be held at…

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Bucks lose a close one in Detroit

Auburn Hills, MI (SpartaWisconsinNews) The Milwaukee Bucks struggled, trailing the entire first half but outscored the Pistons in both the 3rd and 4th periods but it just wasn’t enough to pull out a victory in Detroit. The Bucks shot 46.8% from the floor, but only went 5-20 from the 3-point line.  However the Pistons shot…

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Bucks beat Pacers in Indiana

Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana – The Bucks even their record to 2-2 with a victory last night against the Pacers 87-81.  Brandon Knight led the bucks with 23 points, and a clutch jumper nearing the end of the game. The Pacers were without 2 of their key players, George Hill was out with a…

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Wisconsin Badgers Run Over Rutgers

The Badgers run all over Rutgers for a 37-0 victory Piscataway NJ – Melvin Gordon ran for 2 TD’s and Corey Clement added 2 more as the Badgers rolled by Rutgers 37-0.  Corey Clement is from New Jersey so he couldn’t wait to go back and face Rutgers. The win moves the Badgers to 3-1…

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Badgers rank 3rd in the AP Poll

Madison, WI – The Wisconsin Badgers Mens Basketball Team got the 3rd place spot in the first AP poll of the year. The highest spot they have ever held going into the season.  Before this year the best spot they had held was the 9th spot in 2006.  The top 5 include: Kentucky Arizona Badgers…