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Sports Express 8/17 - Amherst takes 1st step back to Madison with 34-3 win over Merrill Video included

High school football is back in Central Wisconsin. Here's a look at some of the area scores from Friday night.

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Aaron Rodgers throws TD pass, Packers top Steelers 51-34

Aaron Rodgers needed just one drive to look at home in his first action at Lambeau Field in almost a year.

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Stevens Point man boasts impressive collection frozen in time Video included

Walk into Mike Okray's house in Stevens Point, and you'll immediately feel many pairs of eyes watching you. 

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Countdown to Kickoff: Marshfield Video included

Our next countdown to kickoff segment finds us in Marshfield to check out the Tigers.

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Countdown to Kickoff: Marathon Video included

Next up in our countdown to kickoff segment, we head to Marathon to check in on the Red Raiders.

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Countdown to Kickoff: Iola-Scandinavia

Iola-Scandinavia is fresh of a trip to the WIAA Division 6 state football championship game and although the outcome wasn't what they hoped for, the Thunderbirds are prepared to make another run to Madison. 

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Jaworski thrilled with 7th place finish at world meet

Flying to Finland and competing in the IAAF World U20 Championships as a member of Team USA was a dream come true for Brooke Jaworski.

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Braun hits 2 HRs, Chacin goes 7 as Brewers beat Cubs 7-0

Ryan Braun hit two of Milwaukee's four homers, Jhoulys Chacin struck out 10 in seven innings and the Brewers cut into Chicago's NL Central lead with a 7-0 victory over the Cubs on Tuesday. 

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Countdown to Kickoff: Rhinelander Video included

Tonight's Countdown to Kickoff takes us to Rhinelander to take a look at the Hodags.

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Albies' homer in 7th lifts Braves past Brewers 8-7

Ozzie Albies led off the seventh inning with a tiebreaking homer, one of three hit by Atlanta, and the Braves overcame 19 hits by Milwaukee to beat the Brewers 8-7 on Sunday. 

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Museum to honor Green Bay Packers' first black players Video included

A Wisconsin museum is highlighting the contribution of the Green Bay Packers' first African-American players in a new exhibit, as the team the gears up to celebrate their centenary in professional football.

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Moustakas gets big hit in 8th, Brewers rally past Braves 4-2

ATLANTA (AP) -- Mike Moustakas hit a two-run double in the eighth inning, Josh Hader recorded a two-inning save and the Milwaukee Brewers rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Saturday night.    Atlanta began the game leading the NL East by one percentage point and had won nine of 12. Milwaukee snapped a two-game skid and pulled within two games of the NL Central lead. 

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Countdown to Kickoff: Edgar Video included

Our countdown to kickoff heads to one of the state's most dominant programs in recent years. The Edgar Wildcats are led by their Head Coach Jerry Sinz, who begins his 45th year at the helm. 

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Hunter Renfroe homers in 4th straight game as Padres win

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Hunter Renfroe hit a go-ahead grand slam in the ninth inning, his fourth straight game with a home run, and the San Diego Padres rallied for an 8-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday. The Padres trailed 4-2 entering the ninth, but rallied against Brewers relievers Corey Knebel and Joakim Soria. 

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Mariota looks sharp for Titans; Packers' Adams goes deep

 GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Marcus Mariota looked sharp orchestrating yet another new offensive system for the Tennessee Titans.    Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams needed just one series to show he was in midseason form. They had impressive preseason debuts before the Packers pulled away in a matchup of the backups for a 31-17 win on Thursday night. 

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Three HRs in first lift Brewers past Padres

Jesus Aguilar, Travis Shaw and Eric Thames hit consecutive first-inning homers to spoil the debut of San Diego's Brett Kennedy and propel the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-4 victory over the Padres on Wednesday night. 

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Countdown to Kickoff: Wausau East Video included

Wausau East has had its fair share of rough years on the football field, winning just a single game in the last three seasons, but the Lumberjacks are hoping to turn over a new leaf this year.  

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Countdown to Kickoff: Wausau West Video included

The Wausau West Warriors haven't had much success in the last few years, finishing last in the VFA West in 2017.

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News 9 set to host Packers preseason action

Are you ready for some football? 

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Countdown to Kickoff: Stratford Video included

Today we take a look at a dominant D5 school out of the Marawood Conference as part of our Countdown to Kickoff coverage. 

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Local football team teaches new technique to prevent concussion Video included

With high school football just around the corner, local coaches are trying to score for a safer season.

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Countdown to Kickoff: SPASH Panthers Video included

The SPASH Panthers surprised everyone last year, after turning their 1-4 season around and making a run to the playoffs. They look to continue that momentum into 2018.

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Countdown to Kickoff: Lincoln High School Video included

In just a few weeks the Friday night lights will illuminate the stage for high school athletes across Wisconsin. So, to get you ready, we continue our countdown to kickoff series. In this edition Lincoln high school in Wisconsin Rapids is the focus. The Red Raiders return only five starters, but with new talent, also comes new opportunities and game plans. 

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Arenado's homer lifts Rockies over Brewers, 5-4 in 11

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Colorado Rockies can finally relax on the flight home.  Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead homer with two outs in the 11th inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Sunday thanks to an overturned replay review. Arenado's 29th homer of the season came off Brewers closer Corey Knebel (2-2) and helped the Rockies avoid a sweep, giving them a sigh of relief after finishing an otherwise tough Midwest trip losers of five of seven.

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Countdown to Kickoff: Medford Video included

Our countdown to kickoff series continues with a look at the upcoming high school football season. This time we check in with the Medford Raiders. The Raiders head into the 2018 season looking to improve after a disappointing 3-7 campaign last year. Things are looking good though, as the Raiders offense will lean more on the run game. Something that was their strong suit last year and it appears to be getting even better. "Well we're a multiple offense so th...

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Countdown to Kickoff: Merrill Video included

The countdown to kickoff is on for high school football Friday nights. The first game is just weeks away and area teams are back on the field for of practice. The Bluejays have already been dealt some early adversity. Former Head Coach Nick Sturm resigned only a few weeks ago. However defensive coordinator and new head coach Rob Klug, are confident the staff and the players can handle the adjustment. "We've got a number of coaches that have been here for a while and were g... More>>

Shaw, Peralta lift Brewers to 8-2 win over Rockies

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Travis Shaw hit a grand slam during Milwaukee's six-run first inning, and the Brewers beat the Colorado Rockies 8-4 on Saturday night. Milwaukee won for the fourth time in six games stayed one back of NL Central-leading Chicago, which held on for a 5-4 win over San Diego. Rookie Freddy Peralta pitched six effective innings in his second win over Colorado this season. Trevor Story hit two two-run homers for the Rockies, who have dropped five of six. Tyler Anderson (... More>>

Lombardi Era guard Kramer inducted into hall

Jerry Kramer, former right guard for the Green Bay Packers Jerry Kramer, former right guard for the Green Bay Packers

The long, long wait for Jerry Kramer has ended. At last, the star guard of the Green Bay Packers has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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Countdown to Kickoff: Assumption Royals Video included

We continue our countdown to kickoff series, as we head to Wisconsin rapids, home of the Assumption Royals. The Royals are looking to make it to the playoffs for the fourth year in a row. They may only have an enrollment of just under 150, but the they don't necessarily think of that as a bad thing. 

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Thames hits walk-off homer, Brewers top Davis and Rockies

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Eric Thames hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth off embattled Rockies closer Wade Davis, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Colorado 5-3 on Friday night. 

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Badgers ranked No. 7 in preseason coaches poll

The Badgers opened preseason camp as a Top-Ten team. 

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Grandal rallies Dodgers over Brewers 6-4 in 10

Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer -- his second of the game -- in the 10th inning, rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Milwaukee Brewers 6-4 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game skid. 

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Bucks sign Pat Connaughton

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free agent guard Pat Connaughton. Connaughton, 25, appeared in all 82 games last season for the Portland Trail Blazers and averaged 5.4 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.1 assists while shooting 35.2 percent from three-point range. 

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Miley shuts down Dodgers in Brewers' 1-0 win

Wade Miley remained undefeated at Dodger Stadium, delivering seven scoreless innings in the Milwaukee Brewers' 1-0 win over Los Angeles on Tuesday night. 

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Brewers acquire Jonathan Schoop from Orioles at trade deadline

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired infielder Jonathan Schoop from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for second baseman Jonathan Villar, right-handed pitcher Luis Ortiz and infielder Jean Carmona. 

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Brice, Ryan carted off field during training camp practice

The Green Bay Packers could be dealing with some significant injuries on the defensive side of the ball after two starters were carted off the field at training camp.

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Posey's 4 hits help Giants end skid against Brewers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Pablo Sandoval had no problem legging out his first triple in more than three years. Diving into home plate moments later was another matter and could land the Giants infielder on the disabled list with a right hamstring strain. Right fielder Andrew McCutchen's bruised left foot may also be an issue -- yet another blow for a team already beset by injuries much of the season. 

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Jhoulys Chacin dominant in Brewers' 7-1 win over Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jhoulys Chacin pitched three-hit ball over seven innings, Christian Yelich homered for the second time in three days and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Francisco Giants 7-1 on Saturday night. 

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Brewers acquire closer Joakim Soria from White Sox

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired veteran closer Joakim Soria from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for two pitching prospects. 

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Bulaga, Perry to start training camp on PUP list, Clark and Madison have not reported

There is some surprise injury news on the eve of the Green Bay Packers training camp. 

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Harper hits 25th HR, Roark stops skid, Nats beat Brewers 7-3

Bryce Harper tied for the NL lead with his 25th home run, Tanner Roark pitched eight scoreless innings to end a seven-start winless streak the Washington Nationals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-3 on Wednesday. 

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Kemp goes deep twice, Dodgers blow out Brewers 11-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Matt Kemp hit two solo homers and Manny Machado drove in his first run since joining the Los Angeles Dodgers, who pounded out 15 hits in an 11-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. 

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Yelich, Brewers get to Kershaw in 4-2 win over Dodgers

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Christian Yelich hit a tying homer off Clayton Kershaw in a three-run sixth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 4-2 win Saturday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Ilyasova returns to Bucks

Ersan Ilyasova is headed back to Milwaukee. The Bucks announced they have signed the 10-year NBA veteran to a free agent contract.

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Bell's double in 10th gives Pirates 5-game sweep of Brewers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Josh Bell hit a game-ending two-run double in the 10th inning to send the Pirates to 7-6 victory over the Brewers on Sunday, giving Pittsburgh a five-game sweep of Milwaukee and its sixth straight win overall. 

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France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for.

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Marte, Polanco go back-to-back again as Pirates top Brewers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco hit back-to-back home runs for the second time Saturday, and the Pittsburgh Pirates won the second game of a doubleheader 6-2 over the Milwaukee Brewers. 

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Back-to-back homers in 1st carry Pirates past Brewers, 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco hit back-to-back homers in the first inning, and that was enough to push the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday.    

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Bell's 4 hits send Pirates over Brewers 7-3

Josh Bell tied a career with four hits, Gregory Polanco homered and both drove in two runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. 

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Taillon, Mercer shine in Pirates' 6-3 win over Brewers

Jameson Taillon had a career-high 10 strikeouts, Jordy Mercer tied his career high with four RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Thursday night. 

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Jesus Aguilar wins Final Vote, headed to D.C. for All-Star Game

With the second most votes of all-time in the Final Vote, Jesus Aguilar punched his ticket to the Midsummer Classic next week. 

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Cycling club thrives off of cooler temperatures Video included

Summertime in North Central Wisconsin usually consists of grilling out or spending time sitting by the lake, but the Stevens Point Cycling Club is finding a way to enjoy the cooler temperatures and still remain active. 

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Yelich's 3 hits, 4 RBIs lead Brewers over Marlins 8-4

Christian Yelich had three hits and four RBIs, Travis Shaw homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins 8-4 on Tuesday night. 

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Bucks sign DiVincenzo

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed first-round draft pick Donte DiVincenzo to a rookie scale contract.  

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Reserve Holaday's hit helps Miami beat Brewers 4-3 in 10

Backup catcher Bryan Holaday hit a walk-off RBI single with one out in the 10th inning Monday, and the Miami Marlins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3. 

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Aguilar, Perez power Brewers past Braves 10-3

Jesus Aguilar homered twice, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Atlanta Braves 10-3 on Sunday. Aguilar hit a solo drive in the seventh and a three-run shot in the eighth. 

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Sanchez sharp as Braves beat Brewers 5-1 to snap skid

Anibal Sanchez abruptly ended Atlanta's season-long losing streak. Sanchez pitched effectively into the seventh and Freddie Freeman added three hits, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 5-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. 

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Aguilar homers as Brewers beat Braves 5-4

Jesus Aguilar hit his 20th homer, rookie Freddy Peralta pitched six sharp innings and the surging Milwaukee Brewers held off the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Friday night. 

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Chacin solid in Brewers' 7-2 win over Braves

Jhoulys Chacin threw seven solid innings and Hernan Perez homered among his three hits, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 7-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night in a matchup of first-place teams. NL Central Division-leading Milwaukee won its fourth game in a row to go 17 games over .500 (52-35) for the first time since July 1, 2014, when the Brewers were 51-34. 

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Rookie Nate Orf's homer helps Brewers beat Twins 3-2

Nate Orf hit a solo homer in Milwaukee's two-run seventh after going hitless in his first seven major league at-bats, helping the Brewers beat the sliding Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Wednesday.  

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Peraza hits Reds' latest grand slam in 8-2 win over Brewers

Jose Peraza kept up Cincinnati's parade of grand slams, sending Matt Harvey and the Reds over the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers 8-2 Sunday.

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Lorenzen's pinch-hit grand slam leads Reds over Brewers 12-3

Reliever Michael Lorenzen hit the second grand slam by a Reds pitcher in a week, and Cincinnati pulled away to a 12-3 victory Saturday that ended its seven-game losing streak against the Milwaukee Brewers. 

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Broxton homers twice, Brewers win 7th straight over Reds 8-2

Keon Broxton homered twice and drove in four runs, and Chase Anderson pitched two-hit ball for six innings, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. 

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Thames homers, benches clear as Brewers beat Reds 6-4

Eric Thames hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning Thursday night, and the Milwaukee Brewers slowed the Cincinnati Reds' best surge of the season with a 6-4 victory. 

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Brewers 9th inning rally falls short, lose 5-4 to Kansas City

Mike Moustakas' solo homer opened a five-run seventh inning that snapped an extended run-scoring slump for the Kansas City Royals, who held off the Milwaukee Brewers in the ninth for a 5-4 win on Wednesday. 

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Peralta delivers again, Brewers hit 3 HRs to beat Royals 5-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Freddy Peralta pitched one-hit ball over seven scoreless innings, Jesus Aguilar hit one of Milwaukee's three homers and the Brewers beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Tuesday night. 

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Scott McCarron wins Champions event in Wisconsin

Scott McCarron won the American Family Insurance Championship on Sunday, closing with an 8-under 64 for a one-stroke victory over hometown player Jerry Kelly. 

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Triple elimination softball tournament raises funds for Multiple Sclerosis Video included

On a beautiful weekend in late June 8 softball teams gathered at Marathon Legion Park in a triple elimination tournament to determine who would reign supreme. 

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Weaver, Martinez pace Cards past Brewers

Luke Weaver settled in after a shaky first inning to win for the first time in eight starts and Jose Martinez hit a three-run homer to pace the St. Louis Cardinals to an 8-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.

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Badger State Games trap shooting comes to Marathon Co. Video included

The Badger State games continued with a bang as the Trap shooting event took place at the Marathon County Trap and Sportsman's club Saturday. 

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Molina's 2 homers boost Cardinals past Brewers

Yadier Molina homered twice to back a strong start by Miles Mikoas and lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.   

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Top 5 Plays of the Week: June 17, 2018 Video included

North Central Wisconsin teams light it up in the 2018 State Baseball Tournament.

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Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course. 

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Franco HR, 4 RBIs as Phillies hold off Brewers 10-9

Maikel Franco homered and drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies held off Milwaukee's ninth-inning rally to beat the Brewers 10-9 on Sunday.

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Hoskins, Knapp hit home runs, Phillies slow down Brewers 4-1

Rhys Hoskins and Andrew Knapp hit home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies, despite stranding 15 runners, defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Saturday.

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Brewers get INF Brad Miller from Rays for 1B/OF Ji-Man Choi

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired infielder Brad Miller and cash from the Tampa Bay Rays for first baseman/outfielder Ji-Man Choi. 

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Eflin fans 9, Phillies down Brewers 4-3 to snap 4-game skid

Zach Eflin tied his career high with nine strikeouts over six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Sunday. 

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Justify wins Belmont to become 13th Triple Crown champ

Justify led all the way to win the Belmont Stakes by 1 3/4 lengths and become horse racing's 13th Triple Crown champion and second in four years. 

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Choi's pinch-hit grand slam lifts Brewers over Phillies

Ji-Man Choi hit a go-ahead, pinch-hit grand slam in the sixth inning, and Jesus Aguilar and Jonathan Villar also went deep for Milwaukee in the Brewers' 12-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. 

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Dub Dynasty: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title

Stephen Curry scored 37 points, Kevin Durant added 20 and a triple-double and the Golden State Warriors stamped themselves a dynasty after winning their second straight NBA title and third in four years Friday night, 108-85 over the Cleveland Cavaliers to complete a sweep and perhaps drive LeBron James from his home again to chase championships.

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Braun homers twice, Brewers bust out against Phillies 12-4

Ryan Braun homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers busted out of an offensive funk to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-4 on Friday night and snap a three-game losing streak. 

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Brewers select California shortstop with 21st pick

The Brewers took a high school shortstop with their first pick of the 2018 Major League Baseball draft. 

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Curry dazzles from deep, Warriors take 2-0 NBA Finals lead

Stephen Curry hit an NBA Finals-record nine 3-pointers and scored 33 points, leading the Golden State Warriors to a 122-103 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night for 2-0 lead. 

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Palka, Engel hit back-back HRs as White Sox beat Brewers 6-1

Daniel Palka and Adam Engel hit back-to-back homers in a three-run sixth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Sunday.

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Clay Matthews sent to ER after softball injury Video included

Green Bay Packers linebacker, Clay Matthews, went to the emergency room after taking a line drive to the face at the annual Green and Gold Charity Softball Game in Grand Chute today.

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Ethan Happ returning for senior season

Ethan Happ is officially returning for his senior season. 

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Brewers win 6th straight series with 3-2 win over Cardinals

The Cardinals' Alex Reyes pitched four scoreless innings in his return from Tommy John surgery, and Orlando Arcia hit a go-ahead single in a two-run seventh to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over St. Louis 3-2 on Wednesday. 

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Wacha, 3 home runs send Cardinals over Brewers 6-1

Michael Wacha pitched two-hit ball for 6 2/3 innings and the St. Louis Cardinals, boosted by three home runs, beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 victory on Tuesday night.    

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Villar, Yelich homer in Brewers' 8-3 win over Cardinals

Jonathan Villar and Christian Yelich homered, while Ryan Braun had three hits to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday. Milwaukee won for the 10th time in 12 games.

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LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists on Sunday night to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals. 

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Will Power wins Indy 500, Danica Patrick wrecks in last race of career

Will Power has won the Indianapolis 500, giving the 37-year-old Australian his biggest victory on IndyCar's grandest stage. 

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Brewers get to Mets' bullpen again, come back for 8-7 win

Domingo Santana's two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh inning for the Milwaukee Brewers, who shelled the New York Mets' battered bullpen again and then held on for an 8-7 win on Sunday. 

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Kratz homers in Brewers debut as Milwaukee routs Mets 17-6

Erik Kratz homered in his Brewers debut and Jesus Aguilar also hit a home run to lift surging Milwaukee to a 17-6 rout of the New York Mets on Saturday.

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Brewers' 7-run 4th helps sweep Diamondbacks 9-2

Travis Shaw hit a three-run homer and Jesus Aguilar had a go-ahead, two-run single during a seven-run fourth inning to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat Arizona 9-2 Wednesday and send the Diamondbacks to their seventh straight loss. 

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Brewers hit 3 HRs off Greinke, beat Diamondbacks 4-2

Travis Shaw, Domingo Santana and Lorenzo Cain each hit home runs off Zack Greinke, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Monday night. 

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Jimenez holds on to win Regions Tradition for first major

Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition on Sunday for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory. 

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Expansion Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Sunday in Game 5 of the Western Conference final. 

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Morrison's two-run single sends Twins past Brewers 3-1

Logan Morrison hit a two-run single to give the Minnesota Twins' offense a much-needed lift, and four relievers worked 3 1/3 scoreless innings in a 3-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. 

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Yelich's eighth-inning homer sends Brewers past Twins, 5-4

Christian Yelich broke a tie with a solo home run in the top of the eighth, Milwaukee's bullpen pitched five scoreless innings, and the Brewers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Saturday night to take the first two games of the three-game series.

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Aguilar homers twice as Brewers beat Twins 8-3

Jesus Aguilar homered twice and Ji-Man Choi hit a solo home run in his return to the majors as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Minnesota Twins 8-3 on Friday night. 

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Wisconsin rallies in NCAA regional win over Oregon State

The Wisconsin softball team rallied back from a three-run deficit for an eight inning, 9-3 opening-round win against Oregon State in Tuscaloosa Regional Friday night in Alabama.

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Brewers place Braun on 10-day DL with back tightness

The Brewers placed OF/1B Ryan Braun on the 10-day disabled list on Thursday with middle back tightness.

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Brewers hit 4 HRs, win 8-2 against skidding D-backs

Travis Shaw, Domingo Santana, Christian Yelich and Tyler Saladino homered in the first four innings off Matt Koch, and the Milwaukee Brewers routed the Diamondbacks 8-2 on Wednesday to take two of three in Arizona. 

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Peralta fans 13 in debut as Brewers beat Rockies 7-3

Freddy Peralta took a no-bid into the sixth inning of his major league debut and set a Milwaukee rookie record with 13 strikeouts, leading the Brewers over the Colorado Rockies 7-3 on Sunday. 

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Freeland, Story lead Rockies to 4-0 win over Brewers

Kyle Freeland pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Trevor Story homered twice and doubled to drive in Colorado's runs, and the Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Saturday night. 

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Carrasco fans 14, goes distance as Indians down Brewers 6-2

Carlos Carrasco struck out 14 in a complete game, Tyler Naquin and Francisco Lindor homered, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 on Wednesday. 

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Kuhl, Rodriguez pitch 2-hitter as Brewers pummel Pirates 9-0

Chad Kuhl and Richard Rodrguez combined on a two-hitter, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 9-0 on Sunday.

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Braun's double lifts Brewers to 5-3 win over Pirates

Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning, helping the Milwaukee Brewers top the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 on Saturday night. 

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Justify wins sloppy Kentucky Derby, Baffert takes 5th title

Justify splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by 2 1/2 lengths on Saturday, becoming the first colt in 136 years to wear the roses after not racing as a 2-year-old. 

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Brewers acquire reliever Oliver Drake from Orioles

Reliever Oliver Drake has been acquired by the Cleveland Indians from the Milwaukee Brewers for cash. 

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Bucks beginning coaching search, with Prunty in pool

Milwaukee Bucks general manager Jon Horst says the search for the team's next coach is underway with interviews starting as early as this weekend. 

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Matt Ryan agrees to richest contract in NFL history, will increase Aaron Rodgers' value

The NFL has its first $30 million quarterback. Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan signed a five-year extension including a $100 million guaranteed, according to ESPN's Chris Mortensen.

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Cowboys' Jason Witten retiring, heading to ESPN

Jason Witten is retiring after 15 years with the Dallas Cowboys, choosing the TV booth just as friend and longtime teammate Tony Romo did a year ago.

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Yelich homers, Miley wins debut, Brewers sweep Reds 3-1

Christian Yelich homered, Wade Miley pitched six effective innings in his Milwaukee debut and the Brewers swept the sloppy Cincinnati Reds with a 3-1 win on Wednesday night. 

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Brewers break out of slump, rally for 6-5 win over Reds

Homers by Manny Pina and Lorenzo Cain ended the Milwaukee Brewers' historically bad slump, and Domingo Santana doubled home the go-ahead runs in the seventh inning Monday night for a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. 

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Chatwood, Cubs sweep Brewers with 2-0 win

CHICAGO (AP) -- Tyler Chatwood pitched seven sparkling innings and helped himself with an RBI single, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday and a sweep of the four-game series between NL Central rivals.

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Bucks fall to Celtics 112-96 in Game 7, season over

Al Horford and Terry Rozier scored 26 points apiece, and even Giannis Antetokounmpo tipped in a basket for the Celtics on Saturday night to help Boston beat Milwaukee 112-96 in Game 7 of their first-round series and eliminate the Bucks and the Greek Freak from the playoffs.

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Five former Badgers drafted, few others sign as undrafted free agents

On the third and final day of the NFL draft, five former Badgers were drafted. A couple of other signed with teams as undrafted free agents.

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Jose Quintana dominates Brewers again in 3-0 Cubs win

Jose Quintana pitched seven sharp innings to help the Chicago Cubs beat Milwaukee 3-0 on Saturday and continue his dominance of the Brewers.

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Darvish rebounds as Cubs beat Brewers 3-2

Yu Darvish bounced back from a pair of poor outings to allow only an unearned run in six innings, Addison Russell scored the go-ahead run on shortstop Eric Sogard's seventh-inning error, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Friday. 

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Horford, Smart lift Celtics over Bucks 92-87 for 3-2 lead

Al Horford had 22 points and 14 rebounds, Marcus Smart made an impact in his first game since mid-March and the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 92-87 on Tuesday night for a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series. 

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Tied up: Giannis' tip-in lifts Bucks over Celtics in Game 4

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, including tipping in the go-ahead basket with 5 seconds left, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 104-102 on Sunday to tie their first-round playoff series at two games apiece. 

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Yelich, Guerra lead Brewers to 4-2 win, sweep of Marlins

Christian Yelich hit a two-run homer, Junior Guerra worked five innings and three relievers did the rest for the Milwaukee Brewers, who completed a four-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 4-2 win on Sunday.

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ESPN president: National anthem won’t be broadcast for ‘Monday Night Football’ games

ESPN doesn’t plan to air the national anthem for Monday football games this season.

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NFL owners approve National Anthem policy

NFL owners approve policy allowing players to stay in locker room for national anthem, but they must stand if on field.

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  • Brown scores 30, Celtics roll to 120-106 win over Bucks

    Brown scores 30, Celtics roll to 120-106 win over Bucks

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:12:15 GMT

    Jaylen Brown had a playoff career-high 30 points and the Boston Celtics pulled away into second half to earn a 120-106 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night to go up 2-0 in their best-of-seven series.

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    Jaylen Brown had a playoff career-high 30 points and the Boston Celtics pulled away into second half to earn a 120-106 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night to go up 2-0 in their best-of-seven series.

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  • Guerra deals, Thames homers to lift Brewers over Reds 2-0

    Guerra deals, Thames homers to lift Brewers over Reds 2-0

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:09:40 GMT

    Eric Thames hit a two-run homer to back a three-hitter from Junior Guerra and three relievers, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 on Tuesday night.

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    Eric Thames hit a two-run homer to back a three-hitter from Junior Guerra and three relievers, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 on Tuesday night.

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  • Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:37:12 GMT

    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Sunday to improve the best start in team history to 12-2. 

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    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Sunday to improve the best start in team history to 12-2. 

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  • Athlete of the Week: Jace Baumann, Mosinee

    Athlete of the Week: Jace Baumann, Mosinee

    Thursday, April 20 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-04-20 04:13:06 GMT

    Jace Baumann is playing in the moment, making the most of his senior campaign on the diamond for the Mosinee Indians.

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    Jace Baumann is playing in the moment, making the most of his senior campaign on the diamond for the Mosinee Indians.

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  • Peaking at the Right Time - Athlete of the Week, Austin Glinski

    Peaking at the Right Time - Athlete of the Week, Austin Glinski

    Monday, May 8 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-05-08 19:37:12 GMT

    Peaking at the right time. Its a goal that athletes train for each season to showcase their best performances in the biggest moments. Its planned, its measured, and its carefully scheduled into training each season. It is also the goal of an athlete's career. Austin Glinski, a Wisconsin Rapids senior, is peaking at just the right time. 

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    Peaking at the right time. Its a goal that athletes train for each season to showcase their best performances in the biggest moments. Its planned, its measured, and its carefully scheduled into training each season. It is also the goal of an athlete's career. Austin Glinski, a Wisconsin Rapids senior, is peaking at just the right time. 

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  • Athlete of the Week: Calli Oberg, Merrill

    Athlete of the Week: Calli Oberg, Merrill

    Monday, May 8 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-05-08 19:37:12 GMT

    "Honestly, I think we're really strong defensively," Merrill junior Calli Oberg said. " I think we have a really good line up all the way through.I think it should be a good year." Spoken like a true leader, but that's Oberg. 

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    "Honestly, I think we're really strong defensively," Merrill junior Calli Oberg said. " I think we have a really good line up all the way through.I think it should be a good year." Spoken like a true leader, but that's Oberg. 

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    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:28:18 GMT

    Brad Hanson joined News 9 WAOW as the Sports Director in April of 2018.

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    Thursday, June 1 2017 12:14 PM EDT2017-06-01 16:14:45 GMT

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    Alex Stewart joined the News 9 team in June 2018 as a sports multimedia journalist.

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