Category Archives: Pittsville

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 »

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/wissports.net 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 »

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 »

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 »

2017 Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Season in Review

CWS Sports Desk September 14, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids–After a championship season in 2016, the Rafters followed with an encore performance of tying or breaking 35 team and league records. In its second consecutive winning season, the club was guided once again by the coaching staff of Craig Noto, John Halama, and Kirk Shrider en route… Read More »

CWS Game of the Week: Week 5

CWS Sports Desk September 14, 2017 Wausau– As the season rolls on to the mid-way mark, there are some good looking match ups for Week 5. Pittsville looks to improve to 5-0 as the Panthers take on Dodgeland.  Pacelli tries to bounce back from a loss to Wittenberg-Birnamwood as they travel to Weyauwega-Fremont.  Bonduel handed Iola-Scandinavia… Read More »

Edgar and Stanley-Boyd retain top rankings in latest WFCA Football poll

By David Keech September 13, 2017 Madison— The latest Wisconsin Football Coaches Association/wissports.net poll is out, and Division 5 is loaded with four area teams in the top 10, including three from the Cloverbelt Conference. Stanley-Boyd(4-0) is ranked #1, Spencer/Columbus(3-1) is ranked 6th, and Colby (4-0) is ranked #10, all from the Cloverbelt. Amherst(3-1) is… Read More »