Category Archives: Merrill

WBCA Showcase registration now open for September 23rd event

By David Keech May 25, 2017 Wisconsin Dells— The WBCA Prep Showcase will take place on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at JustAgame Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells. The $90 entry fee includes a performance t-shirt & gatorade. WisSports.net boys basketball writer Mark Miller will be on hand to cover the boys event along with WSN girls basketball… Read More »

Pick the winners in WIAA baseball, softball tournaments

CWS Sports Desk May 24, 2017 Wausau– It’s that time again to pick the winners of the WIAA softball and baseball tournaments! Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds (if that) to create a user account (see below), then make your picks for the divisions and sectionals of your choosing.  Share with your friends and… Read More »

SPASH, West, Rapids advance to sectional

CWS Sports Desk May 23, 2017 Rhinelander– Four Wisconsin Valley Conference teams advanced to the WIAA boys golf sectional on Tuesday at Northwood Golf Course in Rhinelander. SPASH led all teams with a score of 337, followed by Wausau West (346), Marshfield (348) and Wisconsin Rapids (361). The top four teams advance to the sectional round.… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control approves extension of summer baseball venue agreement

By David Keech May 22, 2017 Stevens Point — The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control conducted its May meeting at the executive offices today. The Board approved a number of action items. It supported an executive staff recommendation to extend the agreement with Kapco Park as the venue of State Summer Baseball Tournament… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: May 14 – 21

CWS Sports Desk May 21, 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… Read More »

Basketball Rule Change for 2017-18: Official warning for misconduct given to coaches in High School Basketball

By David Keech May 20, 2017 Indianapolis, IN –Effective with the 2017-18 high school basketball season, play will be stopped and an official warning will be given to the head coach – and recorded in the scorebook – for misconduct by the coach or other bench personnel unless the offense is judged to be major,… Read More »

Complete 2018 WIAA winter sport tournament groupings/assignments

By David Keech May 20, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced all of the 2018 winter sport tournament groupings/assignments, which can be accessed below by clicking on the respective sports.   Basketball – Boys / Girls Gymnastics Hockey – Boys / Girls Boys Swimming & Diving Wrestling

WBCA announces Summer Shootout Tournament July 22-23

By David Keech May 11, 2017 Waukesha— The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association has announced its 2017 Shootout Tournament, to be held July 22-23 at West Bend High School. Cost is $195 for a guarantee of four games. Registration information is below. 2017 WBCA SUMMER SHOOTOUT TOURNAMENT JULY 22nd AND JULY 23rd $195 FOR 4 GAME… Read More »

Alternate two-piece uniform approved for high school wrestling

By David Keech May 6, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS, IN — An alternate two-piece uniform consisting of compression shorts or shorts designed for wrestling and a form-fitted compression shirt has been approved for the 2017-18 season in high school wrestling. Wrestlers will have the option of the new two-piece uniform or the traditional one-piece singlet. This revision… Read More »