Category Archives: Amherst

WIAA announces revised Rural/Urban proposal for basketball

By David Keech December 14, 2017 Wausau— The WIAA announced a revised Rural/Urban basketball proposal, used for realigning teams in Divisions 3 and 4. The plan addresses WIAA member schools’ concerns about teams in urban areas drawing from larger population bases, gaining advantages over districts that are rural or small town. Criteria are listed at… Read More »

Amherst Falcons soar over Thunderbirds in girls hoops

CWS Sports Desk December 12, 2017 Iola – The Amherst Falcons girls basketball team took to the court against the Iola- Scandinavia Thunderbirds on Tuesday night in Iola. The Falcons started off the game holding the Thunderbirds to 0-22 from the field to begin the game and take control of the game early and march into… Read More »

2017 Sentry Classic Schedule and Results

Thursday, December 28 Game Time Team vs Team Division Result #1 11:00 AM Amherst vs. Osseo-Fairchild Girls American #2 12:45 PM Amherst vs. Almond-Bancroft Boys American #3 2:30 PM Pacelli vs St. Mary’s Catholic Girls American #4 4:15 PM La Crosse Aquinas vs. Divine Savior Holy Angels Girls National #5 6:00 PM SPASH vs. Waukesha… Read More »

WFCA Honorable Mention All-State Football Team showcases talent from throughout central Wisconsin

By David Keech December 3, 2017 Madison— The Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-State Team has been released, and following the announcement of the team, we share those receiving honorable mention from the WFCA. 2017 WFCA HONORABLE MENTION ALL-STATE TEAM DEFENSIVE LINEMEN School Ht. Wt. Year Alex Boehlen Neenah 6′ 0″ 265 JR Keegan Delforge Wittenberg-Birnamwood… Read More »

Amherst’s Pearson, S-B’s Walton, Meverden of Marshfield on watch list for post players

By David Keech December 9, 2017 Amherst— has announced its senior post award watch list for girls basketball, and WSN SENIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL AWARDS — POST WATCH LIST FIRST NAME LAST NAME TEAM Afton Bartol Beaver Dam Kate Carlson Madison West Jayla Conners Madison East Kelsey Coshun Kenosha Tremper Payton Courier Big Foot Savanna Crockett… Read More »

Groholski, Blair, Malovrh, Blanker, Sullivan on senior shooter watch list

By David Keech December 9, 2017 Stevens Point— The watch list for the WSN senior boys top shooter has been released, with several area athletes making the list. Drew Blair of SPASH, Andrew Blanker of Pacelli, Colton Groholski of Amherst, Jake Sullivan of Assumption and Nick Malovrh of Columbus Catholic made the watch list for… Read More »

Amherst Falcons fall to Laconia Spartans

CWS Sports Desk November 30, 2017 Laconia – The Amherst Falcons girls basketball team went on the road for the first time this season facing their toughest test on the young season, the Laconia Spartans. The Falcons dropped their first game this year losing 60-49 to the Spartans on Thursday night in Laconia. Amherst held a three… Read More »

Huettner, Glodowski, Kizewski, Luepke, Free, and Stoffel make top 25 yardage lists for 2017 season

CWS Sports Desk November 26, 2017 Amherst— Multiple area players ended the 2017 football season among the state’s yardage leaders, including some eye-popping numbers. Bryce Huettner of Iola-Scandinavia rushed 311 times for 2830 yards, second in the state this season. Huettner’s mark places him fifth on the state’s all-time list.  Three additional central Wisconsin runners… Read More »

It’s Small Business Saturday! Support CWS!

By Brian Kalish November 25, 2017 Wausau– As you may have heard, launched a crowdfunding effort this past fall.  If you haven’t heard, well, CWS launched a crowdfunding effort this past fall. This is your chance to support our local coverage of high school sports! Here’s how it works.  Just visit the CWS Patreon. You… Read More »