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Monroe reaches Madison for third consecutive year
Monroe seniors Gwen Sutter, Jamie Armstrong and Ashley Hermanson celebrate the Cheesemakers 48-37 win over Union Grove Saturday in the WIAA Division 2 Janesville Craig sectional final. With the win, Monroe advances to state for the third consecutive year. Monroe will face Winneconne Friday afternoon at about 1:35 p.m. at the Kohl Center, Madison, in a WIAA Division 2 state semifinal.
JANESVILLE - Monroe junior Kylee Ritschard determined the best way to break Union Grove's 1-3-1 zone defense was to shoot them out of it.Ritschard had the hot hand scoring 14 of her 16 points in the second half to propel the Cheesemakers to a 48-37 win over the Broncos to win the WIAA Division 2 Janesville sectional championship Saturday. Monroe (25-1), ranked No. 1 in the Division 2 Associated Press state poll, advances to the state tournament for the third straight year. Monroe will play Winneconne (24-3) in the WIAA Division 2 state semifinals at 1:35 p.m. Friday.For more information, check out today's print edition of The Monroe Times.