Category Archives: Cloverbelt

CWS Game of the Week: Week 6

CWS Sports Desk September 22, 2017 Wausau– Local teams are making the final push to the playoffs and CWS is all over it once again! There are a couple of important battles for the larger schools in the region as Rapids travels to Marshfield for a Valley Football Association-West showdown.  SPASH will go on the road… Read More »

Spencer volleyball falls to Columbus Catholic

CWS Sports Desk  September 19, 2017 Spencer— Spencer dropped its first Cloverbelt Conference volleyball match, a home contest against Columbus Catholic. The Rockets lost the opening 23-25 before bouncing back and winning game two, 25-22. The Rockets were then downed 25-10 and 25-19. Sadie Mercier had 24 digs and 23 assists for Spencer. Lexi Baehr… Read More »

Edgar and Amherst lead area teams in Week 5 Football Coaches poll

By David Keech September 20, 2017 Amherst—  The latest Wisconsin Football Coaches Association/ poll is out, and several area teams are ranked among the state’s best. In Division 5, Amherst (4-1) is now ranked #1, switching spots with Stanley-Boyd(5-0) which is now ranked  #2. Spencer/Columbus(4-1) moves up to #5. Edgar(5-0) is ranked #1 in Division… 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 »

WIAA football playoff contenders report

CWS Sports Desk September 18, 2017 Madison— The WIAA has posted its Playoff Football Contenders report after five weeks of action, and  several area teams are on track to earning a berth in the playoff field. Teams earning four conference wins already include: (conference record, overall record) Loyal (4-0, 4-1) Spencer/Columbus (4-1) Stanley-Boyd (4-0, 5-0)… Read More »

Colby volleyball update

CWS Sports Desk September 14, 2017 Colby-– Colby downed Neillsville/Granton 3-0, finished third at the Cadott Invite, and dropped a 3-0 decision to Stratford in recent volleyball action. Colby hosted Neillsville/Granton Colby won 3-0 with scores of 25-19, 25-16, 25-20.  Leaders for the match included Morgan Geiger & Lexi Krebsbach with 2 aces each, Emily… Read More »

Ellenbecker, Mathias, Schley shine; SPASH and Medford win titles at Smiley Cross Country Invitational

By David Keech September 16, 2017 Wausau— The 60th annual Smiley Invite took place at the American Legion Golf Course in Wausau, with teams from throughout the state competing in a race that spans generations of runners. Marissa Ellenbecker of Edgar and Savannah Schley of Loyal finish second and fourth overall, respectively in the girls’… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 5

AWAY   HOME Wausau West  27 DC Everest  30  A late field goal attempt by West is no good and the Evergreens hold on for the win. Owen-Withee  20 Loyal  46  Hunter Much paced the Greyhounds with 123 rushing yards and two touchdowns, while Devin Witt rushed 13 times for 79 yards and three touchdowns… Read More »