Category Archives: Neillsville

Malovrh, Mandel, Bogdonovich, King, Ovyn, Bezlyk named to All-Cloverbelt Eastern Division squad

By David Keech March 20, 2018 Marshfield— The Cloverbelt Conference announced its Eastern Division All-Conference team, headlined by Player of the Year Nick Malovrh of Columbus Catholic. Also named to the first team were Jared Mandel of Columbus Catholic, Luke Bogdonovich of Loyal, Alex King of Neillsville, A.J. Ovyn of Owen-Withee, and Jack Bezlyk of… Read More »

2018 CWS Men’s Basketball Bracket Challenge Leaderboard: Tight Race at the top

By David Keech March 19, 2018 San Antonio, TX— Busted brackets all over the place. The 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament has featured  *** big upsets so far, and the CWS Bracket Challenge Leaderboard shows a tight race is on for basketball bracket supremacy. Check out our Top 25 Leaderboard, updated after each day’s games.… Read More »

Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Camp set for June 22-24 at UW River Falls

CWS Sports Desk March 15, 2018 River Falls— Basketball officials looking to attend a camp are encouraged to check out an opportunity this summer, from June 22-24 at UW River Falls. Details for the Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Camp are below. NORTHERN WISCONSIN BASKETBALL OFFICIATING CAMP JUNE 22-24, 2018 – RIVER FALLS, WISCONSIN “Officials Helping… Read More »

WIAA and UW agree to extension through 2025 for use of UW facilities for state championships

CWS Sports Desk March 15, 2018 Madison— The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association and the University of Wisconsin Athletic Department agreed to a five-year contract extension that grants the WIAA availability to campus facilities for hosting high school State championships in boys basketball, football, golf, wrestling and softball through the spring of 2025 in an announcement… Read More »

O-W’s Wendler heads up Cloverbelt Conference East Division

By David Keech March 6, 2018 Colby-– Jennifer Wendler of Owen-Withee leads the Cloverbelt Conference East Division All Conference Team. Conference Champion Colby had two players named to the first team, Ashley Streveler and Carley Elmhorst. Conference runner-up Neillsville was represented on the first team by Lauren Mesar and on the second team by Sammie… Read More »

Bracket Season 2018: Which candy takes home readers’ top prize?

By David Keech March 4, 2018 San Antonio, TX— It’s officially begun, that season of the year that has excited about what’s coming. What season is it? Well, of course, it’s BRACKET SEASON. With the WIAA Girls and Boys Basketball tournaments underway, high school sports are feeling the frenzy of brackets. The NCAA Men’s and… Read More »

WIAA State Individual Wrestling recap

CWS Sports Desk From the WIAA February 25, 2018 Madison— The 75th Annual State Individual Wrestling produced a pair of four-time champions and 40 other gold medalists at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis. Saturday. Jeremy Schoenherr of Stratford and Sam Stuhl of Ellsworth each become members of a select group of 16 State four-time… Read More »

Neillsville advances to regional final with win over Abbotsford

By David Keech February 23, 2018 Neillsville— Neillsville stormed out to an early lead in their regional semifinal game against Abbotsford, and with a 25-13 halftime lead, held off Abbotsford in the second half for a 48-36 win. The Warriors jumped on top right off the bat, as Makayla Knuth connected from long range with… Read More »

Division 2 wrestlers prepare for WIAA State Wrestling Tournament

By David Keech February 20, 2018 Madison— Area Division 2 wrestlers are preparing for action at the WIAA State wrestling tournament, with preliminary action beginning Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Division 2 Brackets Area Division 2 wrestlers competing at state: 106: Blaine Brenner(23-5) freshman, Stanley-Boyd/Owen-Withee 113: Dominick Wichlacz(39-9) senior, Spencer/Columbus 120: Dane Higgins(31-10) sophomore, Medford 132:… Read More »

2018 WIAA Boys Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 19, 2018 Wausau– It’s that time again!  Why wait for the NCAA tournament to fill out a bracket when CWS gives you the opportunity to show your skills at picking the winners of the 2018 WIAA boys basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

State Wrestling Tournament preview

CWS Sports Desk February 20, 2018 Madison— The 75th annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Individual Wrestling Tournament will be held Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 22-24, at the Kohl Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. TICKET INFORMATION:  Ticket prices per tournament session are $8. Tickets are available on-line on the WIAA website with a… Read More »