Friday, September 18, 2015 - 8:42am
Senior Laney Sullivan finished in a tie for eighth place in the individual standings Monday, leading the Sparta girls golf team in a Mississippi Valley Conference match at Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse.
Sullivan carded a 12-over-par 48 on the front nine at Forest Hills to lead the Lady...
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 8:37am
Sophomore cross country runner Mathias Krein has been named Spartan Athlete of the Week.
Mathias, the son of Claus and Kris Krein of Sparta, turned in a personal best time of 20:27.8 Thursday to help the Sparta boys cross country team finish in second place at the Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau...
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 8:36am
Sawyer Brown scored on a one-yard touchdown run in the second half to help Sparta erase a 6-0 deficit and defeat La Crosse Central 8-6 in junior varsity football action at Memorial Field Monday.
Both teams started slow, as the first half ended in a scoreless tie.
The Red Raiders drew first blood,...
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:40am
The Sparta girls golf team kept pace in the Mississippi Valley Conference race Wednesday, finishing fourth in a pair of league meets at The Golf Club at Cedar Creek.
The outing was actually an 18-hole event, but it was broken into two nine-hole MVC matches hosted by Holmen and La Crosse Aquinas....
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:37am
Senior Coral Jones hammered home 14 kills Tuesday, leading the Sparta volleyball team to its second Mississippi Valley Conference victory of the season.
The Lady Spartans spikers hit on better than 90 percent of their serves and turned in a stellar defensive effort en route to a 3-1 victory over...
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:33am
The scores may have changed from a season ago, but the results are the same leading up to Friday’s Mississippi Valley Conference football game between Sparta and La Crosse.
Just like last year, the Spartans and the Red Raiders are both searching for their first win of the season – and something’s...
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:31am
Cole Grandall scored on a header in the 86th minute Tuesday, lifting the Sparta boys soccer team to its first Mississippi Valley Conference victory of the season.
Grandall’s goal gave the Spartan strikers a narrow 2-1 victory over La Crosse Central in the league match at Sparta High School.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:29am
When Sparta faces Mississippi Valley Conference rival on the gridiron Friday night, both teams will be looking for their first win of the season.
But that’s not the only big game on the area football slate this weekend.
Bangor puts its undefeated season on the line with a nonconference home game...
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:27am
The Sparta girls tennis team suffered a Mississippi Valley Conference road loss at Holmen Tuesday afternoon.
The host Vikings swept both the singles and doubles matches to capture a 7-0 MVC victory over the Lady Spartan netters.
In singles play, Sparta’s Elsa McPherson was defeated 6-2, 6-1 by...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 11:03am
By JOHN PAUL SCHALLER
Three of Lady Spartan tennis players are the first to earn Spartan Athlete of the Week honors for the 2015-16 school year.
Junior Elsa McPherson, Sparta’s No. 1 singles player, earned the honor for taking first place in Sparta’s first triangular of the season...