The University of Wisconsin is looking for a proven leader and decision-maker to succeed Barry Alvarez as its athletic director.
The coach-turned-athletic director turned around the fortunes of the football team and solidified the bottom line.
Sweeping changes are coming to college athletics in the form of NIL payments and athlete empowerment. UW's next AD has to take those challenges head-on.
University of Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez is expected to hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon to outline his retirement plans.
The Badgers athletic department has had two leaders in three-plus decades. With Barry Alvarez set to retire soon, who’s next and what should their priorities be?
Kit Saunders Nordeen was a central player in the 1973 push to elevate women's sports from club status at UW, but that was neither the beginning nor the end of her advocacy for women in athletics.
Stoughton becomes the most recent area school district to permit winter sports competitions outside Dane County during the COVID-19 pandemic. Small-group practices are permitted in Dane County, but it isn't possible for teams to have games or meets within the county at this time according to Public Health Madison & Dane County health guidelines.
Ogorzalek directed McFarland to a state runner-up finish at the WIAA Division 3 state boys soccer tournament in 2019.
WIAA assistant director Tom Shafranski says the organization has contracts to use University Ridge Golf Course and Nielsen Tennis Stadium and he will visit with officials at the new Nicholas Recreation Center pool in August. Plus, Wisconsin Dells has a new athletic director.
Sims, the principal at Black Hawk Middle School in Madison, replaces the late Bob Joers.
OCEAN CITY — Gabrielle Hart sat with her white cap and gown atop the oversized OCHS letters behind Ocean City High School on Wednesday morning.
Pelton has been serving as the Regents' interim athletic director, beginning in April, 2019.
Middleton athletic director Bob Joers was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer last October and passed away Friday night at age 56.
The WIAA permitted a 30-day spring sports contact window after canceling the spring sports season competitions and state tournaments last month.
The task force supported advancement of moving Campbellsport from the East Central Conference to the Wisconsin Flyway Conference beginning in 2021-22 and moving Ashland into the Heart O’ North Conference starting in 2021-22.
Joers, receiving chemotherapy treatments every two weeks in hopes of shrinking a tumor in his pancreas, is working as much as he can.
Peterson has been on leave since April. Pelton was serving as substitute athletic director in Peterson's absence.
Devon Peterson, who was hired as the Regents' athletic director last year, has extended her medical leave.
Baraboo, Cambridge, Fort Atkinson, Middleton, Stoughton and Watertown are among 27 schools honored. Baraboo and Stoughton are recognized for the third time.
Mark Krall will begin his duties Monday. Kevin Porter resigned as the Lancers' athletic director earlier this summer.
Lakes Mills selects new athletic director.
Porter takes an athletic director's job in Ohio.
Jeremy Schlitz is athletic director for the Madison School District and Memorial High School and president of the Wisconsin Athletic Directors Association.