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2018 WIAA Boys Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 19, 2018 Wausau– It’s that time again!  Why wait for the NCAA tournament to fill out a bracket when CWS gives you the opportunity to show your skills at picking the winners of the 2018 WIAA boys basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

Rapids edges Wausau East

CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Red Raiders took care of business on Thursday by beating Wisconsin Valley Conference opponent Wausau East by the final score of 49-46. In a balanced effort on offense, Rapids got 12 points from Zach Langemeier to lead the team. Gabe Krueger led East with… Read More »

Sullivan’s buzzer beater lifts Assumption to win over Marathon

CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids–  The Cardiac Kids have done it again.  Down 66-68 with 3.9 seconds left on the clock, the Royals got the ball in the hands of Jake Sullivan, who buried a three-pointer to give Assumption an improbable 69-68 win. Video credit @allyse_sullivan @Jakesullivan26 with a buzzer beater three! #goroyals… Read More »

Pedicure not just for women

Scott ‘ Coach’ Stankowski-Senior Outdoor Writer February 22, 2018 Stevens Point—  Here is an article that will probably surprise you, but hopefully by the time you get to the end of it you will realize just how sane it is. Unbeknownst to most I have had a pretty rough 2018.  Basal Cell Cancer removed from… Read More »

CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Marshall Westfall

By David Keech February 22, 2018 Athens— Marshall Westfall of Athens is a multi-sport athlete who is at the top of his game in multiple sports. A member of Athens’ 2017 State Baseball Championship team, Westfall is also competing at the WIAA Wrestling Championships. CWS caught up with Westfall with our world-famous interview ‘Pancakes or… Read More »

Ford voted CWS Athlete of the Week

CWS Sports Desk February 21, 2018 Wausau– Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Cameron Ford of Athens garnered the honor by collecting the most votes. If you come across a great performance this upcoming week and feel that an athlete (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a… Read More »

Owen-Withee girls trounce Lake Holcombe to open WIAA playoffs

CWS Sports Desk February 21, 2018 Owen— Owen-Withee  opened the 2018 WIAA Girls Basketball Playoffs with a bang, and they did just that in their matchup with Lake Holcombe. The #6 seeded Blackhawks trounced Lake Holcombe 75-28 and advanced to the regional semifinal Friday evening. Owen-Withee raced out to a 48-13 halftime lead and coasted… Read More »