Category Archives: Port Edwards

2017 WIAA Football Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners!

CWS Sports Desk October 18, 2017 Wausau– The 2017 WIAA football playoffs are upon us and CWS is giving you a chance to test your knowledge of high school football and pick the winners! Competing in the CWS Bracket Challenge is easy.  Just sign up with a username and password, and you’re good to go.  Then… Read More »

WIAA announces Assistant Director Vacancy

CWS Sports Desk October 15, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced an assistant director vacancy position. Details are below. Assistant Director Vacancy Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association General Characteristics and Working Relationships Search conducted by:  Dave Anderson, Executive Director Receives guidance from:  All WIAA administrative personnel and member school administrators Provides guidance to:  Executive Director,… Read More »

A look at volleyball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk October 12, 2017 Wausau– The WIAA released playoff pairings for the upcoming volleyball tournament.   The playoffs begin throughout the state next Tuesday, with subregional action on Tuesday. In Division 4, sectional #2 includes many area teams squaring off. Winners of the subregional games will advance to Thursday’s regional semifinals, hosted by the… Read More »

WIAA announces PROJECTED/Predicted Playoff FB field with 1 week remaining

CWS Sports Desk October 9, 2017 Madison— The WIAA has released a PROJETED 2017 playoff football field, a best guess as to which teams will be in the field of 224 teams, in seven divisions. Of course, nothing is known for sure until Friday’s games are done, but we do know the following: Finish with… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control announces spring sports changes, votes to revisit 3 shot clock

CWS Sports Desk From the WIAA October 9, 2017 From the WIAA  Stevens Point— The Board of Control acted on coaches’ recommendations impacting the spring season sports regulations, voted to revisit the implementation of the basketball shot clock and passed the 2017-18 operational budget at its October meeting today. Two recommendations in track and field were… Read More »

Rafters announce 2017 postseason team awards

CWS Sports Desk October 7, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— After setting a Northwoods League record for 52 regular season wins the Rafters have announced their Most Valuable Player, Pitcher of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Postseason Most Valuable Player awards. Appearing in a franchise record 71 regular season games, Shortstop Bryson Stott (UNLV) has been… Read More »

Official situation bleak

Scott ‘ Coach’ Stankowski Contributing writer October 4, 2017 Stevens Point–– For anyone that is a sports fan, there are times where the officials will really get your feathers out of order. In high school sports and even younger there seems to be an even greater sense of being disgruntled. I have paid a greater… Read More »

Northwoods League announces 2017 postseason awards

CWS Sports Desk September 30, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The Northwoods League announced the 2017 Postseason All-Star Team and award winners on Sunday, August 13 that includes six Rafters players, two coaches, and the team’s radio voice. In a season where the Rafters have broken 32 team records through 71 games, three players from the Wisconsin… Read More »

Northwoods League and Rawlings announce ‘Finest in the Field’ Awards

CWS Sports Desk September 28, 2017 Rochester, MN— The Northwoods League has announced the recipients of the 2017 Rawlings ‘Finest in the Field’ Award. The annual award recognizes the top fielders at each position. The winners are selected based on final fielding statistics compiled by league statistician Pointstreak. In his second season as a member… Read More »

Looking ahead: WIAA Playoff Football

From the Braintrust By David Keech September 19, 2017 Abbotsford— With five  weeks gone in the 2017 football season, it’s not too early to look ahead to the WIAA Football Playoffs. The WIAA has announced its Week 5 Playoff  FB report, and football fans throughout Wisconsin are beginning to look ahead to the playoffs, hoping… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control holds September meeting

CWS Sports Desk September 18, 2017 Stevens Point— The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control reviewed a number of topics and received executive staff updates and reports at its September meeting on Friday, September 15. Among the discussions and action items receiving approval were the general fund payments for August. The  executive staff also… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: Sept. 10-17

CWS Sports Desk September 17, 2017 Wausau– Take a look at the CWS Athlete of the Week candidates and vote today! Voting ends on Wednesday at approximately 5 p.m. 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 comment… Read More »