Prange garners honors

Having already earned Midwest Conference Newcomer of the Year honors, former Wauwatosa East boys soccer standout and St. Norbert College freshman Ben Prange was named Newcomer of the Year among all Wisconsin colleges.

Prange was also the only freshman to earn first-team All-Wisconsin State honors. He helped St. Norbert to a 16-4-1 record by scoring a conference-leading 12 goals with four assists to finish with the third-most points in the league with 28.

Wisconsin Thunder to begin play in Tosa

A new semi-professional basketball team is coming to Wauwatosa, as the Wisconsin Thunder will begin play in the Independent Basketball Association.

Jesse Robinson will lead business operations while also serving as general manager. The Thunder will play their home games at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Wauwatosa. A tryout combine will be held at St. Joseph's at 7 p.m. Feb. 5.

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