Category Archives: Newman

Two Redbirds added to Woodchucks’ pitching staff

CWS Sports Desk April 26, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have signed two pitchers from Illinois State University. Matt Walker and Brent Headrick will join the pitching staff in Wausau this season. Walker, a 6’3” sophomore, will join the pitching rotation in 2018. Walker appeared in 19 games with eight starts during his freshman year… Read More »

Jalling edges Jensen for CWS Girls Basketball Coach of the Year

By David Keech April 20, 2018 Stevens Point— In a tight battle, Pacelli’s Jake Jalling was voted the CWS Girls Basketball Coach of the Year, garnering 425 votes. Amherst’s Gregg Jensen finished a close second, picking up 394 votes. Randy Rau of Colby was third in the balloting, picking up 256 votes. Congratulations to Jalling,… Read More »

Woodchucks to host Shrimp Boil catered by Thrive Foodery

CWS Sports Desk April 19, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks are excited to announce a Shrimp Boil will be held at Athletic Park this summer in partnership with Thrive Foodery. The event will be held on Friday, July 27th under the lights in the outfield and will begin at 6:30pm. Tickets are $50 through July 17th and will be… Read More »

WIAA Annual Meeting Preview: new member admission requirements amendment

CWS Sports Desk April 18, 2018 Stevens Point— The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association will conduct its 123rd Annual Meeting at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Stevens Point Wednesday, April 26. The membership will consider four amendments, two for the Constitution and two for the Rules of Eligibility at the Association’s business meeting. Changes to… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 Cross Country sectional assignments

CWS Sports Desk April 17, 2018 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced cross country assignments for sectional competition in 2018. Sectional action will take place Friday, October 19 or Saturday, October 20. The WIAA State Cross Country Meet will be held  October 27  at the Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids. Sectional assignments d1girlsassignment d2girlsassignment… Read More »

First ever Food Truck & Beer Festival coming to Athletic Park

CWS Sports Desk April 16, 2018 Wausau— The first ever Food Truck and Beer Festival at Athletic Park on Saturday, August 18th, 2018. Presented by the Wisconsin Woodchucks, this event will be held on the baseball field and will feature regional food trucks, beer and cider sampling, yard games, and more! The event will go… Read More »

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WBCA Coaches split on implementation of shot clock

By David Keech April 11, 2018 Stevens Point— Prior to the 2018-18 basketball season, the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association and the WIAA discussed possibly adopting a shot clock for boys and girls basketball season. The proposal was met with responses for and against, with some coaches and fans decidedly on one side or the other.… Read More »

Jared Abbrederis to speak at 2018 Scholar-Athlete Banquet

CWS Sports Desk April 10, 2018 Wausau— Former Green Bay Packer and University of Wisconsin Badger Jared Abbrederis will present the keynote address at the 35th Annual WIAA Scholar-Athlete Award Banquet May 6, 2018, at the Jefferson Street Inn in Wausau, Wis. Abbrederis, a native of Wautoma, Wis., played parts of three years with the… Read More »

Vote: 2018 CWS Girls Basketball Player of the Year

By David Keech April 5, 2018 Green Bay— It’s time for CWS voters to decide who is the most outstanding girls basketball player in central Wisconsin, and we have quite an impressive array of talent for voters to choose from. Voting for the CWS Girls Basketball Player of the Year will conclude Thursday at approximately… Read More »

Woodchucks announce Kahre, Lawson and Davis as assistant coaches

CWS Sports Desk April 7, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have added two new assistant coaches for the 2018 season. Shawn Kahre, current Pitching Coach at Vincennes University, and Reggie Lawson, current Hitting Instructor at Baseball ASAP, will be joining the coaching staff. Marcus Davis will be returning for his second season as Assistant Coach… Read More »

CWS Men’s Bracket Challenge sees ‘Albino Klingforth’ pick up the title in a close race

By David Keech April 3, 2018 San Antonio, TX— With Villanova downing Michigan to take the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, the 2018 college basketball season has reached its conclusiong. Along with the season ending, the CWS Men’s Basketball Bracket Contest found a champion of its own, with ‘Albino Klingforth’ taking this year’s title. A tight… Read More »