Monroe senior Sam Kind at 170 pounds defeated Oregon's Devin Keast 4-2 Friday. The Cheesemakers won every match wrestled and rolled to a 66-12 dual match win over the Panthers. Kind is ranked No. 6 in the Division 2 Wisconsin Wrestling Online poll. Monroe has three wrestlers ranked in the top 10 in their respective weight classes. Sophomore Patrick Rielly is ranked No. 9 at 160 and senior Dempzy Foley is ranked 12th at 182. Sophomore Bodie Minder is honorable mention in the rankings at 220. The Cheesemakers will wrestle in the Bi-State Classic Friday and Saturday at the La Crosse Center in La Crosse. (Photo for the Times: Duke Goetz)
Brodheads Parker Johnson drives past a Big Foot defender during the first half of Thursdays game. Johnson finished with 19 points in the win.
(Times photo: Adam Krebs)
BRODHEAD - Sometimes in order to regain confidence and swagger, you just need to go out and swiftly beat an inferior opponent. The Brodhead boys did just that Thursday night, knocking off Rock Valley bottom feeder Big Foot 72-60 in a game that the outcome wasn't in question after the opening minute. Friday, January 19, 2018