UW adds a bevy of talented linebackers, high-ceiling playmakers and more on National Signing Day.
Madison Edgewood lineman Zach Zimdars signed with UW-Stevens Point on Signing Day. He is pictured with his Edgewood teammates.
Madison Memorial senior Chris Knight signed with Dartmouth basketball on Signing Day. He is pictured with his Memorial basketball teammates.
Waunakee's Blake Smithback signed as a preferred walk-on for University of Wisconsin football. He is pictured with his family on Signing Day.
Area athletes in various sports, including football, track and field and soccer, are expected to sign national letters of intent.
Monona Grove's Collin Larsh signed as a preferred walk-on for University of Wisconsin football. He is pictured on Signing Day with his family.
49 - In-state recruits signed by UW on Signing Day over the last eight recruiting classes, including four from Wisconsin in the 2016 class.
A list of area high school athletes who signed National Letters of Intent with NCAA Division I or Division II schools during the fall signing period.
Bret Bielema is happy with the 28 recruits he officially added to the fold Wednesday, but the University of Wisconsin football coach is holding out hope that his demeanor can be upgraded by the end of the week.
Derek Watt, J.J. Watt's younger brother, had orally committed to play at Northwestern but changed his mind after watching his older brother play for the Badgers. He and other UW recruits will sign their National Letters of Intent on Wednesday.
n the process of signing five prospects to national letters of intent Tuesday, University of Wisconsin men's hockey coach Mike Eaves offered a somewhat startling glimpse into the future.
With the pending departure of senior goaltenders Brett Bennett and Scott Gudmandson, Eaves said newcomer Joel Rumpel will be the projected starter in 2011-12.
The Madison Memorial senior inks his letter of intent to play for the Golden Eagles as other players in other sports also secure their college commitments.