Express Milwaukee - Sports http://expressmilwaukee.com/articles.sec-237-1-sports.html Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT en hourly 1 Playing The Field: Synovia Youngblood - The Milwaukee mother on parenting through sports http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24199-playing-the-field-synovia-youngblood-the-milwaukee-mother-on-parenting-through-sports.html
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Playing The Field: Kelsey Card - The UW thrower on her 2016 Olympic aspirations http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24083-playing-the-field-kelsey-card-the-uw-thrower-on-her-2016-olympic-aspirations.html In Playing the Field, we profile women who are making an impact in the world of sports, either in competition or behind the scenes. For this installment, we spoke with University of Wisconsin-Madis]]> Playing the Field: Amanda Braun - The UWM athletic director on cracking one of sports’ major glass ceilings http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23987-playing-the-field-amanda-braun-the-uwm-athletic-director-on-cracking-one-of-sports%25E2%2580%2599-major-glass-ceilings.html Approximately 10% of NCAA Division I athletic directors are women. That number shrinks to just 4% if you consider only football bowl subdivision schools.
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Playing The Field: Bernell Hooker - The Images of Us founder on empowering young women through sports http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23896-playing-the-field-bernell-hooker-the-images-of-us-founder-on-empowering-young-women-through-sports.html The Women’s Sports Foundation contends]]> Roller Derby Isn't Just for Women Anymore - The Milwaukee Blitzdkrieg play to win http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23184-roller-derby-isnt-just-for-women-anymore-the-milwaukee-blitzdkrieg-play-to-win.html Milwaukee’s official introduction to the sport of roller derby happened in 2005 when the Brew City Bruisers were founded. The all-woman league offered something new and exciting and was an instan]]> Brewers 2014: Year of Redemption http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22939-brewers-2014-year-of-redemption.html ]]> Don't Ask Us http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22870-dont-ask-us.html

 It's time for the yearly blow to U.S. economic productivity

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Madness, Sadness http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22786-madness-sadness.html

As the frenzy of college basketball's post-season arrives, the state's top two teams have utterly different outlooks. Wisconsin, despite Sunday's loss at Nebraska

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To Be Specific... http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22777-to-be-specific.html Ryan Braun says he is done talking about his use of performance-enhancing drugs]]> Putin Him in His Place http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22712-putin-him-in-his-place.html ]]> Throw Milwaukee Brings Winter Disc Golf to Estabrook http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22693-throw-milwaukee-brings-winter-disc-golf-to-estabrook.html ]]> Winter Olympics: Rocks Around The Clock http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22669-winter-olympics-rocks-around-the-clock.html ]]> UW Badgers and MU Golden Eagles: Time To Step Up http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22651-uw-badgers-and-mu-golden-eagles-time-to-step-up.html ]]> 2014 Winter Olympics: On With The Show http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22609-2014-winter-olympics-on-with-the-show.html It's time again for the Olympics, an extravaganza]]> Richard Sherman: Method To The Madness? http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22567-richard-sherman-method-to-the-madness.html
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Wisconsin Badgers & Marquette Golden Eagles: Feast And Famine http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22535-wisconsin-badgers-marquette-golden-eagles-feast-and-famine.html

 No one realistically expected the Wisconsin basketball team to go undefeated, but the way the Badgers lost twice last week—with Indiana and Michigan scoring way

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Major League Baseball: The Hall And The Fall http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22498-major-league-baseball-the-hall-and-the-fall.html Alex Rodriguez is hardly destined for baseball's Hall of Fame, judging from last week's vote totals for fellow superstars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. A-Rod's]]> Nightclub Fights, Humiliation and Unlikely Hopes: The Milwaukee Bucks Midseason Report - Notes from the Bucks' darkest season http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22474-nightclub-fights-humiliation-and-unlikely-hopes-the-milwaukee-bucks-midseason-report-notes-from-the-bucks-darkest-season.html ]]> Green Bay Packers: Painful To The End http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22454-green-bay-packers-painful-to-the-end.html  Frequent readers of this page might remember that they saw the same illustration back in mid-November. But there's no better symbol for the

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49ers Run Out the Clock on the Packers' Season - Looking Pack: Kaepernick Runs, Passes Past Green Bay http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22440-49ers-run-out-the-clock-on-the-packers-season-looking-pack-kaepernick-runs-passes-past-green-bay.html
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Playoff Bound: Returning Rodgers and Cobb Drive Packers Comeback - Looking Pack: Week 17 http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22418-playoff-bound-returning-rodgers-and-cobb-drive-packers-comeback-looking-pack-week-17.html ]]> Green Bay Packers: Hey, You Never Know http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22425-green-bay-packers-hey-you-never-know.html

 Admit it, Packer fans. You never truly thought they'd have an easy time at Soldier Field, even with Aaron Rodgers back and the Bears coming off a disaster in

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Baseball Hall of Fame: A Pair of Tens http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22399-baseball-hall-of-fame-a-pair-of-tens.html Pittsburgh Steels One Away; Packers fall 38-31 - Looking Pack: Week 16 http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22386-pittsburgh-steels-one-away-packers-fall-38-31-looking-pack-week-16.html ]]> Green Bay Packers: Romo To The Rescue http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22353-green-bay-packers-romo-to-the-rescue.html

 What would be the fun of a march to the playoffs if it didn't involve a few setbacks, a little uncertainty? But even the staunchest Packer fans must have had their fill of

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Packers' Crazy Comeback Victory Keeps Playoff Hopes Alive - Looking Pack: Week 15 http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22337-packers-crazy-comeback-victory-keeps-playoff-hopes-alive-looking-pack-week-15.html ]]> Keeping Playoff Hopes on Life Support, Flynn and the Packers Survive a Nail-Biter - Looking Pack: Week 14 http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22299-keeping-playoff-hopes-on-life-support-flynn-and-the-packers-survive-a-nail-biter-looking-pack-week-14.html It looked so good on paper. At the beginning of the season, the Dec. 8 matchup carried the promise of two perennial playoff teams converging on frigid Lambeau Field for a late season Sunday Night F]]> Green Bay Packers: A Green And Gold Glimmer http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22304-green-bay-packers-a-green-and-gold-glimmer.html

 Now, doesn't everyone feel a lot better? Sure, the Packers still don't have a winning

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WISCONSIN BADGERS, MARQUETTE GOLDEN EAGLES: A FIRST-CLASS SHOWDOWN http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22274-wisconsin-badgers-marquette-golden-eagles-a-first-class-showdown.html

 Whether they're wearing red or gold, fans at the Kohl Center on Saturday will be rooting for one of the elite basketball programs in the nation. The annual Wisconsin

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The Milwaukee Wave 2013-14 Season Preview: Another Run at the Title http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-22263-the-milwaukee-wave-2013-14-season-preview-another-run-at-the-title.html With the uncertainty of the local NBA franchise’s future reaching billboard fundraiser-inspiring levels and the Brewers likely to have the quietest offseason the team has]]>