Category Archives: Athens

WIAA Board of Control confirms 35 second shot clock implementation, other changes at August meeting

CWS Sports Desk August 22, 2017 Stevens Point— Scott Winch, district administrator in the Stratford School District, presided over the first meeting of the 2017-18 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control today. The Board conducted its 2017-18 officer elections. Eric Coleman, student services supervisor of Milwaukee Public Schools, will serve as the president-elect. Steve… Read More »

Football rules changes to be aware of in 2017

CWS Sports Desk August 18, 2017 Madison— Wisports.net has posted an article of note for football fans, highlighting rules changes for 2017.  Rule changes were summarize by B.J. Ligocki, a veteran WIAA official. B.J. Ligocki:  Football (Master Level – 11 yrs – State Championship); Basketball (Level 5 -19 years – Regional); Baseball/Softball (Level 5 – 19 years – Regional) 2017 NFHS Rules Changes… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 1

AWAY   HOME G-E-T  43 Nekoosa  0 Tri-County  0 Rib Lake/Prentice  20 Fall River   30 Almond-Bancroft    21  Noah Kollock had 186 receiving yards and scored three touchdowns. Omro    6 Amherst    43  Bryce Holderman is a force on defense and Marcus Glodowski runs for two touchdowns and passes for another as the… Read More »

From the WIAA: High School activities bring communities together

Guest column from the WIAA By Bob Gardner, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Dave Anderson, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association. Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student-athletes and high school sports fans alike. Research… Read More »

CWS Game of the Week: Week 1

CWS Sports Desk August 14, 2017 Wausau– The 2017 prep football season is finally upon us.  Once again this season, CentralWisconsinSports.net will give you a chance to vote on key match ups each week. While no team has played a down of football yet, there are still some intriguing games in week 1. Assumption has the… Read More »

2017 Athens Cross Country Schedule

Type Date Time Home/Host Opponent Location Meet 08-24-17 4:30PM Prentice/Rib Lake Away vs. Prentice/Rib Lake, Butternut, Flambeau, Ladysmith, Medford Area, Phillips Timm Meet 08-31-17 4:30PM Marathon Away vs. Marathon, Auburndale, Merrill, Nekoosa, Phelps, Pittsville, Prentice/Rib Lake, Three Lakes, Tomahawk, Wittenberg-Birnamwood Marathon High School Game 09-05-17 4:00PM Marshfield Away vs. Marshfield, Chippewa Falls, Rhinelander, Black River… Read More »

2017 Athens Football Schedule

Type Date Time Home/Host Opponent Location Scrimmage 08-11-17 4:00PM Tomahawk Away vs. Tomahawk, Colby, Wittenberg-Birnamwood Tomahawk High School Game 08-18-17 7:00PM Athens Loyal Athens High School Football Field Game 08-25-17 7:00PM Athens Kenosha St. Joseph Athens High School Football Field Game 09-01-17 7:00PM Thorp Away vs. Thorp Thorp High School Game 09-08-17 7:00PM Athens Assumption… Read More »

2017 Athens Volleyball Schedule

  Type Date Time Home/Host Opponent Location Game 08-25-17 9:00AM Menomonie Away vs. Menomonie, Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire North, New Richmond, Eau Claire Memorial, Osceola, Ellsworth Community Schools, Wausau West, Rice Lake, Hudson, River Falls, Somerset, Oshkosh West, DC Everest, Mosinee, Barron, Altoona, Luck, Cameron, Turtle Lake, Grantsburg, Mondovi, North Crawford, Cadott, Clayton, Colfax, Elk… Read More »

WIAA releases enrollment numbers for playoff football divisional placements

By David Keech August 1, 2017 Madison— The WIAA has released 2017 enrollment numbers that will be used for this year’s football playoff divisions. Once the regular season has concluded, the enrollment numbers are used to place the 224 qualifying teams into 7 divisions. Wissports.net prepared a look at the last ten years and how… Read More »

NFHS announces softball rule changes for 2017-18 season

CWS Sports Desk July 25, 2017 Madison— The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee approved an addition to Rule 2 about intentional walks and three additions to Rule 3 regarding uniforms and equipment at its June 12-14 meeting in Indianapolis. All recommended changes were subsequently approved by the NFHS Board… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 softball playoff sectional groupings

By David Keech July 19, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced softball sectional groupings for the 2017-18 season. Area team info is below. 2018 SOFTBALL ASSIGNMENTS Regionals – Wednesday, May 23 and Friday, May 25 Sectionals – Tuesday, May 29 and Thursday, May 31 State Tournament – June 7-8-9 – Goodman Diamond, Madison DIVISION… Read More »