Category Archives: Nekoosa

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 »

2018 WIAA Girls Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 13, 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 girls basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

NFHS announces volleyball rules changes for 2018

By David Keech February 8, 2018 Green Bay-–  A new penalty and signal related to unnecessary delay and a new procedure for warming up between sets that minimizes risk of injury are among the rules changes for the 2018-19 high school volleyball season.These revisions were among the rules changes recommended by the National Federation of… Read More »

Vote: CWS Football Offense Player of the Year

By David Keech February 6,, 2018 Madison—  Now that the Super Bowl has capped off this year’s NFL season, we take our last look back at the 2017 High School Football season, and recognize the best offensive players in the area. Great talent was in our midst,  and last week, voters chose the CWS Defensive… Read More »

WIAA Boys Basketball Playoff Groupings: Playoffs right around corner

By David Keech February 4, 2018 Madison— With the end of the regular season less than 3 weeks away, teams are battling to finish the season on a strong note. The end of the season also means it’s time to gear up for basketball playoffs, and with the release of brackets just two weeks away,… Read More »

Rafters sign returning McReaken, add Fehr from SIU-Edwardsville

CWS Sports Desk February 3, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Today the Rafters announced the return of right-handed pitcher Mason McReaken for the 2018 season. He will be joined by his teammate, outfielder Bret Fehr. “Mason did a tremendous job out of our bullpen last year and we’re excited to bring him back,” said Rafters GM John… Read More »

Rafters announce Valentine’s Day promotion

CWS Sports Desk February 1, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have again partnered with Bev’s Floral & Gifts in Stevens Point to provide fans three unique ways to present their Valentine with the gift of Rafters baseball. Each package includes delivery by the Rafters loveable mascot Rosco P. Rafter on Wednesday, February 14th. The… Read More »

WIAA Girls Basketball Playoff Groupings: The playoffs are right around the corner…

By David Keech January 31, 2018 Green Bay-– With the end of the regular season less than 3 weeks away, teams are battling to finish the season on a strong note. The end of the season also means it’s time to gear up for basketball playoffs, and with the release of brackets less than two… Read More »

Deadline to announce candidacy for WIAA Board of Control & Advisory Council Positions

CWS Sports Desk February 1, 2018 Stevens Point— Administrators at WIAA member senior high schools are reminded that Feb. 27, 2018 is the deadline to announce their candidacy for positions on the Board of Control and High School Advisory Council. District administrators, high school principals and assistants at these levels who are interested in becoming… Read More »

WFCA Combine set for April 21 at Sussex Hamilton

By David Keech January 28, 2018 Sussex— The 2018 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Combine is set for Saturday, April 21st, held at Sussex Hamilton High School. Athletes will participate in waves during the day based on position groups. The information on registration, warm-up, and testing times is below, though it is subject to change. The primary… Read More »

Rafters sign pitchers Ruegger and Brierly from Stevens Institute of Technology

CWS Sports Desk January 29, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rafters have announced the signing of the first two pitchers for the upcoming season. Pitchers Chandler Brierley and Charlie Ruegger from Stevens Institute of Technology will be joining the team once their spring seasons finish. “We had a tremendous experience partnering with Stevens Institute of Technology last… Read More »

Vote: CWS Football Defensive Player of the Year

By David Keech January 21, 2017 Stevens Point— With the NFL Conference Championships and Super Bowl capping off this year’s NFL season, we take our last look back at the 2017 High School Football season. Great talent was in our midst, and it’s time area football fans vote for the CWS Football Defensive Player of… Read More »