Life story: Negrini had a tremendous impact on area basketball
Jenny Dykes still laughs at the thought of coach Jim Negrini exclaiming, “Jeez, girls” in his long, drawn-out tone when things weren’t going according to plan.

Hanyu wins history-making gold, Ledecka stuns in super-G
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Yuzuru Hanyu made Olympic figure skating history with a strong — and expected — performance in the men’s free skate.

Ritchie scores in 11th round of SO, Ducks beat Wild 3-2
ST. PAUL — Nick Ritchie isn’t one of the first players called upon for the Anaheim Ducks in a shootout.

Men's hoops: Blugolds miss out on WIAC tourney but spoil Pointers' party
There will be no WIAC tournament for UW-Eau Claire. So George Diekelman and the Blugolds had to settle for playing spoiler.

WIAC hoops roundup (Feb. 17): Blugolds will be No. 4 seed
Katie Essen scored 25 points but UW-Eau Claire dropped its regular-season finale 85-76 to UW-Stevens Point on Saturday in WIAC women’s basketball action at Berg Gym in Stevens Point.