Sports – Friday, January 25th, 2013

Driver To Retire?

USA Today is reporting that Packers WR Donald Driver may be ready to announce his retirement.  Driver barley got on the field this season in Green Bay and was inactive for the first playoff game.  He has always said his goal to was to play until he was 40.  The 14-year veteran turns 38 next week.


Jennings, Ellis All- Star Snubs

Bucks guards Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis were not named as a reserves on the Eastern Conference All-Star Team.  The coaches chose Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving and Philly’s Jrue Holiday as backup guards.   Milwaukee hasn’t had an All-Star since Michael Redd was on the team back in 2004.  The Bucks are in Cleveland tonight and then host Golden State on Saturday night.


Tony Plush Goes To Japan…Marcum To Mets

Former Brewers outfielder Nyjer Morgan has signed a one-year contract to play baseball in Japan in 2013.  After hitting just .239 for the Brewers last season, the man also known as Tony Plush, refused an assignment to Triple-A Nashville and became a free agent.  He’ll play for the Yokohama BayStars.  Pitcher Shaun Marcum inked a one-year deal with the New York Mets.


Fondy Hoops On KFIZ

The Fond du Lac boys basketball team travels to Oshkosh North tonight.  Fondy has dropped two in a row and sits at 6-6 in the FVA and 8-6 overall.  Oshkosh North is 10-2 in the league, one game behind conference leader Neenah.  Coverage begins at 7:05pm with the Backyard Grill Pregame Show on KFIZ and streaming at


Vikings & Ledgers: Coaches vs. Cancer

The Winnebago Lutheran boys basketball team hosts cross-town rival St. Mary’s Springs tonight.  It’s their annual Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising night.  There will be lots of things going on tonight to support and raise funds for Agnesian Foundation for local cancer care.  The tip for the varsity game is set for 7:30pm.


Thursday, January 24th

Boys Basketball

Campbellsport 63 Kewaskum 57

Elkhart Lake 39 St. Lawrence 29

CWC 43 Cambria-Friesland 38

Two Rivers 99 New Holstein 55

Waupun 50 Plymouth 49


Girls Basketball

North Fondy 48 Laconia 32

KML 39 Lomira 24

CWC 51 Cambria-Friesland 29

Winneconne 58 Ripon 29

Oshkosh Lourdes 34 Oakfield 28

St. Mary’s Springs 55 Mayville 41

WLA 34 Omro 31


Boys Hockey

St. Mary’s Springs 6 Beaver Dam 0

Sheboygan 3 Waupun 2


Friday, January 25th

Boys Basketball

Fond du Lac @ Oshkosh North

Oshkosh West @ Appleton West

Menasha @ Neenah

Appleton North @ Appleton East

Kimberly @ Kaukauna

St. Mary’s Springs @ WLA

Omro @ Laconia

Lomira @ North Fond du Lac

Kewaskum @ West Bend East

Winneconne @ Ripon

Chilton @ St. Mary’s Central

KML @ Mayville


Girls Basketball

Oshkosh North @ Fond du Lac

Plymouth @ Waupun

New Holstein @ Two Rivers

Kewaskum @ Campbellsport


Girls Hockey

Fondy-Waupun @ Green Bay


Saturday, January 26th

Boys Basketball

Laconia @ Nekoosa – 3pm

Sheboygan Christian @ CWC


Girls Basketball

St. Mary’s Springs @ Two Rivers

Chilton @ Wrightstown


Boys Hockey

Fond du Lac @ GB Notre Dame Tourney


Girls Hockey

Fondy-Waupun @ Central Wisconsin Storm – 2pm


Sunday, January 27th

Boys Hockey

Fond du Lac @ GB Notre Dame Tourney