LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF A small, 125-student Catholic high school in southeastern Wisconsin is drawing national and international attention for its unique wrestling program, despite having just a handful of competitors on its team last school year. Catholic Central High School in Burlington has completely transformed its grappling offerings, becoming the first high school […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Luke Fox and his Catholic Memorial teammates wanted no part of a repeat of what happened in Camp Randall Stadium in 2018. While the Crusaders ended up winning the Division 3 state championship, they needed one of the greatest comebacks in state history (rallying from 24 points down) to pull […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Defense got the St. Mary’s Springs Ledgers to Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, and defense is what made sure they took a gold ball representing a state championship back to Fond du Lac. The Ledgers held a high-powered Regis team that came in averaging 43.5 points a game […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Jordan Bonk stepped up for her turn in the fifth (and final) round of the shootout tiebreaker in the Wisconsin High School Field Hockey Association championship game Oct. 19 at Hart Park knowing in less than eight seconds she could make school history. It took her five seconds. Bonk took […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Fans eagerly snacked on fresh popcorn while players rekindled their free throws and crossovers on the court to the tune of “Old Town Road.” The familiar sounds of people chatting and basketballs pounding the creaky hardwood filled the Saint Francis de Sales Seminary gymnasium with a buzzing excitement Friday, Nov. […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF While she was waiting for other players and sizing up a putt at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison during the opening round of the WIAA girls state golf tournament on Monday, Oct. 14, Catholic Memorial senior Meredith Boos saw a snake that she said she thought, “looked cold.” […]
Girls Division 1 Wednesday, Oct. 30, Center Court, Waukesha 5:30 p.m. matches Burlington Catholic vs. St. Mary Visitation St. Anthony/St. Joan vs. St. Joseph Wauwatosa/St. Agnes St. Jude vs. All Saints (Red) Milwaukee Montessori vs. St. Francis Borgia St. Monica (Red) vs. St. Boniface Christ King vs. St. Lucy St. Robert vs. Holy Apostles Holy […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF It’s apparent Jon Greenberg took heed of the lessons on servant leadership during his Catholic upbringing and education. The team president of the Milwaukee Admirals hockey team since April 2005, Greenberg can be seen completing all kinds of tasks that help make things run smoothly for the city’s American Hockey […]
Sophia Von Rueden, a St. Jerome parishioner and certified SoulCore instructor, began offering the class at her church in September.
Joe Sherburne scored 14 points when UMBC defeated top-ranked Virginia on March 16 in the NCAA Tournament.