Category Archives: Almond-Bancroft

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 »

WBCA Showcase registration now open for September 23rd event

By David Keech May 25, 2017 Wisconsin Dells— The WBCA Prep Showcase will take place on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at JustAgame Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells. The $90 entry fee includes a performance t-shirt & gatorade. boys basketball writer Mark Miller will be on hand to cover the boys event along with WSN girls basketball… Read More »

Almond-Bancroft tops area teams in final regular season WBCA poll

By David Keech May 23, 2017 Appleton— The final regular season poll is out from the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association/, and Almond-Bancroft tops area teams, ranked 6th in Division 4. Pittsville is ranked #7 in D4, Neillsville enters the poll at #9 in Division 3, and Wausau West is ranked #8 in Division 1. DIVISION… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control approves extension of summer baseball venue agreement

By David Keech May 22, 2017 Stevens Point — The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control conducted its May meeting at the executive offices today. The Board approved a number of action items. It supported an executive staff recommendation to extend the agreement with Kapco Park as the venue of State Summer Baseball Tournament… Read More »

WBCA Boys Basketball All Star Game rosters announced

By David Keech May 21, 2017 Wisconsin Dells— The WBCA has announced rosters and coaching staffs for its Boys All Star Game, held Saturday June 16 at Just A Game Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells. Area players include: Cameron Brussow, Loyal Tyler Fuerlinger, Columbus Catholic Philip Flory, Oshkosh North (formerly of Wisconsin Rapids) Dylan Bunders, Almond-Bancroft… Read More »

Basketball Rule Change for 2017-18: Official warning for misconduct given to coaches in High School Basketball

By David Keech May 20, 2017 Indianapolis, IN –Effective with the 2017-18 high school basketball season, play will be stopped and an official warning will be given to the head coach – and recorded in the scorebook – for misconduct by the coach or other bench personnel unless the offense is judged to be major,… Read More »

Complete 2018 WIAA winter sport tournament groupings/assignments

By David Keech May 20, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced all of the 2018 winter sport tournament groupings/assignments, which can be accessed below by clicking on the respective sports.   Basketball – Boys / Girls Gymnastics Hockey – Boys / Girls Boys Swimming & Diving Wrestling

Assumption softball tops area teams in latest WFSCA poll

By David Keech May 17, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The Assumption softball team continues to leave its mark, moving to 15-0 on the season and with the Royals’ domination this season, Assumption continues its #1 ranking for Division 5 teams in the latest Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association poll. Pacelli(13-6) moved up a spot to #6… Read More »

WBCA announces Summer Shootout Tournament July 22-23

By David Keech May 11, 2017 Waukesha— The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association has announced its 2017 Shootout Tournament, to be held July 22-23 at West Bend High School. Cost is $195 for a guarantee of four games. Registration information is below. 2017 WBCA SUMMER SHOOTOUT TOURNAMENT JULY 22nd AND JULY 23rd $195 FOR 4 GAME… Read More »

Pittsville, Almond-Bancroft, Wausau West in top 10 baseball ranks

By David Keech May 8, 2017 Pittsville— The latest baseball rankings are out from the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association, with Pittsville and Almond-Bancroft ranked #4 and 5, respectively, in Division 4. Wausau West enters the ranks this week at #10 in Division 1. DIVISION RANK TEAM LW 1 Pecatonica 1 2 De Soto 2 3… Read More »

Alternate two-piece uniform approved for high school wrestling

By David Keech May 6, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS, IN — An alternate two-piece uniform consisting of compression shorts or shorts designed for wrestling and a form-fitted compression shirt has been approved for the 2017-18 season in high school wrestling. Wrestlers will have the option of the new two-piece uniform or the traditional one-piece singlet. This revision… Read More »

Pittsville and Almond-Bancroft top area teams in latest WBCA poll

By David Keech May 2, 2017 Pittsville— The Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association has released its latest boys baseball rankings, and two area teams are ranked among the state’s best in Division 4. Pittsville and Almond-Bancroft swapped places from last week’s rankings, with Pittsville moving up to #3 and A-B coming in ranked #4. DIVISION 4… Read More »

WIAA membership approves five amendments at annual meeting

By David Keech April 27, 2017 Stevens Point– he membership of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association passed five amendments to its Constitution, Bylaws and Rules of Eligibility at the 2017 Annual Meeting today in Stevens Point. The new rules will become effective upon publication of the next issue of the Bulletin, which is scheduled for May… Read More »