By Gary Ridderbusch
Sportsmanship, which involves an entire school system and community, is a key ingredient for a successful high school sports program. Before most contests, public address announcers remind fans to practice good sportsmanship against the other team and referees.
The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA), in cooperation with Rural Mutual Insurance Company, has selected the team Sportsmanship Award winners for the 2013 Fall State Championships.
The winners of the State Team Tournament Sportsmanship Awards are Ashland in boys soccer, Oshkosh North in football and Hilbert in girls volleyball.
Ashland is the recipient of the Sportsmanship Award in boys soccer for