Sports – Friday, February 1st, 2013

Super Bowl 47

The San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens are putting the finishing touches on their game plan for Super Bowl 47 in New Orleans.  You’ll hear the game on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.  The kickoff is set for 5:30pm.


Donald Driver Retires

After 14 seasons with the Green Bay Packers, WR Donald Driver announced his retirement on Thursday.  Driver is the team’s all-time leader in receptions and receiving yards.  Their will be a special retirement ceremony at the Lambeau Field Atrium on Wednesday at 11am.  There will be 1000 tickets to the event distributed at the Packer ticket office Friday morning at 9am.


Men’s College Hoops

Illinois-Chicago 60 UW-Green Bay 57


Women’s Local College Hoops

Lakeland 73 Marian 61


Badgerland Conference Tournament In Fond du Lac

The Blueline Family Ice Center will be the sight of the first every Badgerland Conference Hockey Tournament tonight and Saturday.  Teams played first round games on Tuesday at their home rinks and tonight the semifinals in both the winners and consolation bracket will be played.  On the main rink, #1 seed Appleton will play #4 Oshkosh at 6pm.  #2 seed Fond du Lac will play St. Mary’s Springs at 8:15pm.  The losers will play for 3rd place at 2:30pm on Saturday with the title game set for 5pm on Saturday night.  You’ll hear both the games on Saturday on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ and


Ledgers Run By Lions

St. Mary’s Springs sprinted by Lomira 85-73 on Thursday night at the Hutter Gym.  Eric Feldner hit six 3-pointers and scored 26 to pace the Ledgers.  Darin Ward scored 15 of his 17 in the 2nd half.  Lomira Senior Sawyer Hoff scored 33 points to lead Lomira.  The Ledgers improve to 16-2 overall and 9-1 in the Flyway. Lomira drops to 2-8 in the league and 6-11 overall. 


Fondy Hoops on KFIZ

The Fond du Lac boys basketball team hosts Kimberly tonight at the Acuity FIeldhouse.  Coverage begins at 7:05pm with the Backyard Grill Pregame Show.  The tip is set for 7:30pm on KFIZ and


Thursday, January 31st

Boys Basketball

Appleton West 59 Neenah 54

North Fond du Lac 48 WLA 42 – Krupp 13 pts

St. Mary’s Springs 85 Lomira 73 – Hoff 33, Feldner 26

Laconia 69 Mayville 47 – Tyler Semenas hits 1000 career points

Ripon 51 Berlin 49

Chilton 38 Valders 37

Markesan 55 Rio 48

Randolph 50 CWC 32

Oshkosh Lourdes 67 Oakfield 31


Girls Basketball

Kimberly 59 Fond du Lac 37

Waupun 53 Campbellsport 43

Kiel 62 New Holstein 41      


Friday, February 1st

Boys Basketball

Kimberly @ Fond du Lac

Oshkosh West @ Appleton East

Menasha @ Kaukauna

Appleton North @ Oshkosh North

Waupun@ Campbellsport

New Holstein @ Kiel

Plymouth @ Kewaskum


Girls Basketball

St. Mary’s Springs @ WLA

North Fondy @ Lomira

Laconia @ KML

Mayville @ Omro

Oshkosh Lourdes @ CWC

Manty Lutheran @ Chilton

Oakfield @ Cambria-Friesland


Boys Hockey

Badgerland Conference Tournament

St. Mary’s Springs vs. Fond du Lac – 8:15pm


Saturday, February 2nd

Boys Basketball

Luther Prep @ WLA – 6pm

North Fond du Lac @ St. Lawrence


Boys Hockey

Badgerland Conference Tourney

3rd place Game – 2:30pm on KFIZ

Championship Game – 5pm on KFIZ


Girls Hockey

Chippewa Falls @ Fondy-Waupun – 5:30pm