Nice Team Effort Helps the Mineral Point Boys Basketball Team Defeat Platteville

By John Dalton In an up-tempo, fast-paced game Tuesday night at Platteville, the Mineral Point Pointers were able to hold off the Platteville Hillmen 78-68.

Panther boys survive two overtime thriller with Cardinals

On the coldest day of winter so far on Tuesday the warmest place in the area had to be the Iowa-Grant gym. It was hot all night through two halves and two extra periods of boys basketball before a winner was determined. The decision finally went to the host Panthers …

Dodgers use pair of runs to drop Wisconsin Heights

In the game of basketball, runs are most often important to the outcome. The Dodgeville girls basketball team went on a pair of 11-3 runs, one in each half, to distance themselves from Wisconsin Heights in a non-conference game Tuesday. Those were enough to propel the Dodgers to a 60-40 …

Pointers cruise past River Valley

Maddy Kabat might have to scrape some paint off her shoes after spending most of the night in the lane for the Pointers in a 66-17 win over River Valley Tuesday. The sophomore inside player for the Pointers netted 14 points to lead her team offensively. Mineral Point coach Nick …

Veteran Redbirds too much for Dodgers

Will Murray and company showed they have the ability to score in many ways as Darlington tripped up Dodgeville 75-36 in a non-conference boys game Tuesday.

Dodgers outlast Blue Devils to open with win

Dodgeville’s girls basketball team had a trio of girls get hot at the right time to give first year head coach Hayden Hardyman his first win, a 52-48 decision over Evansville Tuesday in a non-conference opener for both teams.

Knights tip Eagles in extra period

Hannah Esch spent 35 minutes and 56 seconds without scoring Tuesday in a classic non-conference game between her Barneveld Golden Eagles and the New Glarus Knights.

New look Pointers cruise over Hornets in opener

New year, new coach, old result. The traditionally high energy Mineral Point girls basketball team rolled over SWC challenger Richland Center 74-20 Tuesday and gave first year head coach Nick Jelle his first win.

Dodgeville-Mineral Point girls 4th, boys 9th at state

Of the 16 Division 2 teams that qualified for the WIAA State Cross Country Championships in Wisconsin Rapids last Saturday only three finished in front of the Dodge-Point squad

Pointers come close but Redbirds score to advance

Last Friday Night, the Mineral Point Football Team’s Season came to an end with a 7-0 loss to the Darlington Redbirds in Level 2 of the WIAA Playoffs.

Barneveld finishes strong season at Sectionals

Barneveld cleared the first hurdle in Sectional volleyball play with a 3-1 win over a strong Southwestern Wildcats team.

Cubans get past Pointers then go on to state

The team that eliminated Mineral Point in the post season will represent this area in the WIAA state volleyball tournament this week.

Pointers to host Lancaster tonight in D3 round 2

Mineral Point volleyball coach Kari Kabat knows the tank has more fuel in it and she will be urging the Pointers to prove it.

Stoughton next up for Dodgers volleyball

Dodgeville’s #4 seeded volleyball team host #5 Stoughton tonight in the WIAA Division 2 Regional semi-finals after both teams won Tuesday.

Cardinals host Braves tonight in D4 semis

There just might be a score to settle tonight when Belmont comes to Highland for a WIAA Division 4 Regional semi-final match.