Category Archives: Loyal

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 »

Area linebackers prominent on John Anderson Award Watchlist

By David Keech September 20, 2017 Madison-– Several area athletes are on a watchlist for the John Anderson Award, presented annually to the state’s top senior linebacker as part of the WSN Senior Football Awards. The award is named after John Anderson, a former Waukesha South standout who went on to star at the University of Michigan… 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 »

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 »

Loyal runs by Owen-Withee

CWS Sports Desk September 15, 2017 Loyal– The Loyal Greyhounds took a 14-8 lead over Owen-Withee in the first quarter of their contest on Friday night, then kept the pedal on the metal for the remainder of the contest to secure a 46-20 victory. The Greyhounds rolled up 327 total yards, 308 of which came on… 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 »

Bogdonovich takes over at Loyal; additional boys basketball coaching changes on tap

By David Keech September 12, 2017 Madison—  Even though basketball season is months away, changes at the helm of programs throughout the state are clear. Below are changes courtesy of Mark Miller and the Wisconsin Basketball Yearbook. Dean Bogdonovich takes over for Rob Love at Loyal, the lone coaching change in the area for boys… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: Sept. 3-10

CWS Sports Desk September 20, 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 »