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)
Monroes Rachel Meier puts up a shot against Beaver Dam during the WIAA Division 2 state semifinal game in March 2017. The Cheesemakers are the top seeded team in their sectional and have a first-round bye. A potential rematch with the Beavers at the Resch Center in Green Bay in the state tournament is a possibility Beaver Dam was ranked No. 1 all season in the state through various polls and Monroe finished No. 4.
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MONROE - The Monroe girls basketball team expects a tough road with high expectations in a bid to return to state once the WIAA Division 2 tournament tips off.
MONROE - Two Cheesemakers punched their tickets to the WIAA state wrestling tournament this past weekend - seniors Dempzy Foley, at 182 pounds, and heavyweight Tyson Welsch. Joining the Monroe wrestlers will be Jackson Hauri and Trent Davis of Brodhead-Juda, Brandon Lange and Nolan Kicmol of Evansville-Albany and Joe Qualgia of Sugar River.
MONROE - According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, an "anomaly" is something that is a deviation from the common rule - or an irregularity. So then maybe Watertown should change its nickname from the Goslings to the Anomalies. Saturday, February 17, 2018
In a tune-up before the regional tournament starts, the Monroe girls basketball team knocked off a pesky Milton team 83-76 Thursday to finish a repeat Badger South Conference championship season - this time unbeaten. Friday, February 16, 2018