Wirtz delivers game-winning 2 RBI in 8th, Spaeth and Pilz combine for 18K’s as Chaps edge Wausau

By David Keech May 26, 2017 Marshfield— Dominant pitching wins games. The Marshfield Chaparrals had just that Friday evening, as they played their Dairyland home opener against Wausau. With Drew Spaeth(12) and Bobby Pilz (6) combining for 18 strikeouts, along with limiting the River Hawks to just three hits, the Chaps kept Wausau at bay.… Read More »

2017 WBCA announces individual Academic All-State

By David Keech May 27, 2017 Madison-– The WBCA Individual Academic All-State Team has been announced, and multiple area student-athletes are honored as the state’s best student athletes. Karsyn Rueth of Loyal and Dylan Bunders of Almond-Bancroft were named to the academic team. BOYS ACADEMIC ALL-STATE Joey Behm, Kettle Moraine Lutheran Dylan Bunders, Almond-Bancroft Kyle Clow,… Read More »

Pacelli drops Auburndale to claim regional title

By Brian Kalish May 26, 2017 Plover– “Better late than never” might be a good tag line for Pacelli’s performance against Auburndale in the regional final on Friday night at Woyak Park in Plover.  For five innings, the Apaches played the home team evenly, but the Cardinals got the last laugh as they plated eight runs… Read More »

Neillsville/Granton’s Barth heads up quartet of Warriors headed to state track meet

By David Keech May 25, 2017 Medford— Neillsville/Granton qualified five track athletes for the WIAA State Track Meet, held next week at UW-Lacrosse. Senior Mason Barth led the pack for the Warriors, qualifying for his third straight trip to state in the 300 meter hurdles. Barth looks to best his showing from last year, when… Read More »

Everest’s Gajewski named Valley Player of the Year

CWS Sports Desk May 26, 2017 Wausau– D.C. Everest’s Miranda Gajewski was named the Wisconsin Valley Conference’s Player of the Year and headlines this year’s all-Valley first team. Gajewski hit .455 this season and hit five home runs.  In the circle, Gajewski was 9-3 with 107 strikeouts and a 1.84 ERA. Teammate Maggie Plaza joins… Read More »

Nelson earns Player of Year honors in Marawood-South softball

CWS Sports Desk May 26, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids– Members of the Assumption girls softball team raked in all-conference honors in the Marawood’s South Division with Taylor Nelson leading the way as the conference’s Player of the Year. Assumption, which is undefeated heading into the WIAA Divison 5 sectional, also saw coaches Charlie Nelson and Rob Schill… Read More »

Neillsville track advances large group to sectionals

By David Keech May 24, 2017 Stanley— The Neillsville Warriors competed at the WIAA track regionals, and multiple Warriors picked up regional titles: Isaac Bryan in the long jump Mason Barth in the 300m hurdles Willow Eisfeldt in the pole vault 4x200m relay : Morgan Hauge, Kelly Barth, Allie Schoengarth, Olivia Hanson Additional qualifiers: Kelly… Read More »