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Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 8:40am
Travis Von Haden’s walk-off single in the bottom of the 12th inning lifted the Tomah Timberwolves to a 3-2 victory over Holmen in Mississippi Valley Conference baseball action at Senz Field Tuesday night. The game-winner by Von Haden, which came after the Vikings had taken a one-run lead in the top...
Lady Spartan sophomore Alecia Kirchhoff held Tomah to just seven hits in a 6-4 Mississippi Valley Conference softball victory over the Lady Timberwolves at Sparta Memorial Park Thursday night. Herald photo by J.P. Schaller.
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:17am
The Lady Spartan nine forged an early lead Thursday and held on to defeat cross-county rival Tomah and capture its first Mississippi Valley Conference softball win in more than four years. Sparta’s 6-4 victory over the Lady Timberwolves at Sparta Memorial Park was the first since the Lady Spartans...
Tomah High School senior Hunter Pierce, pictured above with his parents and Tomah wrestling coach Jeff Von Haden,  has committed to continue a stellar wrestling career at the collegiate level with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire this fall. From left - Jodi Pierce, Von Haden, Hunter Pierce and Bill Pierce. Herald photo by J.P. Schaller.
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:15am
Despite putting together a stellar high school career that included a trip to the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 1 Individual State Wrestling Championships, Hunter Pierce feels he came up shy of a few goals. And that feeling is the driving force behind the Tomah High School...
Sparta’s Jake Larson (left) dives safely into first base, as Timberwolf first baseman Connor Prielipp (right) waits for a pick-off throw in the fifth inning of Thursday’s Mississippi Valley Conference baseball game at Senz Field in Tomah. Tomah used a three-run rally in the second inning to outlast Sparta 6-3. Herald photo by John Froelich.
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:13am
Gerald Pemberton handcuffed Sparta at the plate Thursday night to lead Tomah to a 6-3 victory over the Spartans in Mississippi Valley Conference baseball action at Senz Field. The right-hander struck out eight Spartans and gave up just four hits and one earned run in five-plus innings of work to...
Sparta senior Ryan Wisniewski (right) glides past Nekoosa’s Trevor Smith on his way to a first-place finish in the 100-meter dash at Tuesday’s Justinger Memorial Invitational in Tomah. The Sparta boys and girls track teams both came home with runner-up finishes at the invite. Herald photo by John Froelich.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:27am
The Sparta Spartan boys and girls track teams came home with a pair of second-place finishes in the Justinger Memorial Invitational at Tomah High School Tuesday. The Lady Spartan thinclads tallied 101 points, to finish in second, well behind first place Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln with 194.5 points....
Tomah’s Travis Von Haden takes a lead off first base. Von Haden and the Timberwolf nine picked up a big nonconfernce road win Tuesday night, knocking off Chippewa Falls 1-0. Herald photo by John Froelich.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:38am
Jordan Albrecht’s two-out, RBI single in the top of the first was all Tomah needed in a 1-0 nonconference victory at Chippewa Falls Tuesday night. Timberwolf starter Connor Prielipp tossed a gem on the mound for Tomah, holding Chippewa Falls to just three hits over six innings to make the early one...
There will be plenty of roping and riding when the Wisconsin High School Rodeo comes to Recreation Park in Tomah Saturday and Sunday. Contributed photo.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:36am
When some people talk horsepower at Tomah’s Recreation Park, they are likely referring to juiced up tractors and trucks and one busy weekend in June. But on May 6 and 7, there will be another type of horsepower, along with steer and bull power, at the Wisconsin High School Rodeo Association Tomah...
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:35am
Tomah rolled to a singles sweep to capture a 4-3 victory over La Crosse Central in Mississippi Valley Conference boys tennis action at La Grange Elementary School Tuesday. Timberwolf Jared Schouten picked up a hard-fought three-set victory at No. 1 singles to lead Tomah. Schouten suffered a 6-3...
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:34am
The Sparta boys and girls track and field teams continue to gear up for the post-season with a pair of strong finishes at Tuesday’s Bruce Brewer Invitational at Bangor High School. The Sparta boys captured the top spot in their 19-team invitational, while the Lady Spartan thinclads finished eighth...
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:32am
Cashton clipped Necedah and Brookwood doubled up on Royall in a pair of Scenic Bluffs Conference softball games Tuesday night. The Cashton Lady Eagles used a strong start to topple Necedah 10-2, while the Brookwood Lady Falcons held off a late rally to upend Royall 10-5. Cashton 10, Necedah 2 The...


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