DeForest's Craig Weisbrod and Lake Mills' Steve Hicklin are the All-Area coaches of the year after leading their teams to the WIAA state tournament.
The Pirates shoot 55% from 3-point range and score the game's final 10 points to pull away for a 65-51 victory in a Division 2 state semifinal.
Coach Steve Hicklin's L-Cats have won 18 of their last 19 heading into their second state tournament berth and first since 2017
Senior guard makes four 3-pointers in the first half.
On Tuesday, Public Health Madison & Dane County issued an emergency order that went into effect Wednesday prohibiting “indoor gatherings of any size” through Dec. 16.
The L-Cats girls team leads the Capitol North and is ranked third in Division 3 in The Associated Press poll. The boys team is ranked ninth.
Lake Mills trailing by a point and 2.6 seconds remaining, Johnson gathered in a pass and dribbled a step or two across half court and launched what he called the biggest shot of his young life.
Lake Mills boys basketball coach Steve Hicklin, left, and senior guard Alex Ranney, right, meet the media after the L-Cats' 74-67 loss to Pres…
Coach Steve Hicklin's L-Cats have made more than 40 percent of their 3-point shots this year, averaging 10.8 3-pointers per game.
Senior Brady Wagner scored 16 of his 27 points in the first half as the Capitol North Conference-leading L-Cats (8-0) made nine 3-point shots in racing to a 41-28 halftime lead.
The L-Cats return three starters and their sixth man from last year's conference championship team.