Category Archives: Tri-County

2018 WIAA Boys Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 19, 2018 Wausau– It’s that time again!  Why wait for the NCAA tournament to fill out a bracket when CWS gives you the opportunity to show your skills at picking the winners of the 2018 WIAA boys basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

2018 WIAA boys basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wausau– It’s only February 18, but March Madness here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2018 boys basketball playoffs and, as is customary, CWS takes a look at area teams, seedings and opponents in the opening rounds of the tournament. Regional play will begin February… Read More »

Amherst and Marathon pace area girls basketball teams in latest girls basketball poll

By David Keech February 15, 2018 Green Bay— The latest girls basketball coaches poll is out from wissports.net, and seven area teams are ranked among the state’s best at the conclusion of the regular season. Amherst(20-1) is ranked #3 in Division 3. Marathon(17-2) has the #5 ranking in Division 4, with Colby(19-2) moving up to… Read More »

2018 WIAA Girls Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 13, 2018 Wausau– It’s that time again!  Why wait for the NCAA tournament to fill out a bracket when CWS gives you the opportunity to show your skills at picking the winners of the 2018 WIAA girls basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

2018 WIAA girls basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2018 Wausau– It’s only February 11, but March Madness here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2018 girls basketball playoffs and, as is customary, CWS takes a look at area teams, seedings and opponents in the opening rounds of the tournament. Regional play will begin February… Read More »

NFHS announces volleyball rules changes for 2018

By David Keech February 8, 2018 Green Bay-–  A new penalty and signal related to unnecessary delay and a new procedure for warming up between sets that minimizes risk of injury are among the rules changes for the 2018-19 high school volleyball season.These revisions were among the rules changes recommended by the National Federation of… Read More »

Amherst ranked #3 in latest girls basketball coaches poll

By David Keech February 7, 2018 Amherst– The latest basketball coaches’ poll is out from WSN, and several area teams find themselves ranked among the state’s best. In Division 3, Amherst(19-1) is ranked #3. In Division 4, Marathon(15-2 is ranked #5 and Colby(17-2) is ranked tenth. Division 5 has Newman Catholic(14-4) is ranked #7 and… Read More »

Tri-County’s Hopkins, Colby’s Elmhorst #1 on WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech February 6, 2018 Green Bay— The latest WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and two area girls are ranked #1 for their respective divisions. Colby’s Carley Elmhorst is ranked #1 in Division 4, making 48.9% of her three point attempts. Brooke Hopkins of Tri-County remains #1 in Division 5, connecting on… Read More »

WIAA Boys Basketball Playoff Groupings: Playoffs right around corner

By David Keech February 4, 2018 Madison— With the end of the regular season less than 3 weeks away, teams are battling to finish the season on a strong note. The end of the season also means it’s time to gear up for basketball playoffs, and with the release of brackets just two weeks away,… Read More »

Rafters announce Valentine’s Day promotion

CWS Sports Desk February 1, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have again partnered with Bev’s Floral & Gifts in Stevens Point to provide fans three unique ways to present their Valentine with the gift of Rafters baseball. Each package includes delivery by the Rafters loveable mascot Rosco P. Rafter on Wednesday, February 14th. The… Read More »

WIAA Girls Basketball Playoff Groupings: The playoffs are right around the corner…

By David Keech January 31, 2018 Green Bay-– With the end of the regular season less than 3 weeks away, teams are battling to finish the season on a strong note. The end of the season also means it’s time to gear up for basketball playoffs, and with the release of brackets less than two… Read More »

Paitel and Hopkins ranked #1 on WIAA Challenge Leaderboard; Kautzer and Jensen join rankings

By David Keech January 30, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids-– The latest 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out from the WIAA, and four area girls are ranked among the state’s best long range shooters. Maddie Paitel of Wisconsin Rapids and Brooks Hopkins of Tri-County remain ranked #1. Paitel has made 46.4% to lead Division 1, and Hopkins… Read More »