Category Archives: Owen-Withee

WIAA announces 2018 softball playoff sectional groupings

By David Keech July 19, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced softball sectional groupings for the 2017-18 season. Area team info is below. 2018 SOFTBALL ASSIGNMENTS Regionals – Wednesday, May 23 and Friday, May 25 Sectionals – Tuesday, May 29 and Thursday, May 31 State Tournament – June 7-8-9 – Goodman Diamond, Madison DIVISION… Read More »

Deb Hauser to retire as WIAA Associate Director at end of 2017-18 schoolyear

CWS Sports Desk July 19, 2017 Stevens Point— Deb Hauser, the Associate Director of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association, announced her intention to retire at the conclusion of the 2017-18 school year after serving the membership for 25 years. She has been a leading advocate for girls participation in sports and expanded sport opportunities for boys… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 Track and Field regional, sectional assignments

By David Keech July 9, 2017 La Crosse— The WIAA has announced regional and sectional track and field assignments for 2018. Information for area teams is included in this update. 2018 Track & Field Assignments Regionals – Monday, May 21 Sectionals – Thursday, May 24 State Meet – Friday & Saturday, June 1 & 2… Read More »

NFHS announces Track and Field rule changes for 2018

CWS Sports Desk July 8, 2017 Stevens Point— All uniforms worn in high school track and field/cross country must be either issued or approved by the school. The uniform revision in Rule 4-3-1 was one of the four revisions recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Track and Field Rules Committee… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 Boys Basketball Tournament Divisions and Sectional Groupings

By David Keech July 6, 2017 Madison— The WIAA has announced Boys Basketball Tournament division placings and sectional groupings for 2018. Area teams’ assignments are noted below. DIVISION 1 SECTIONAL #1 – MARSHFIELD Sectional Semifinal Site: Wausau West & Appleton East Appleton East, Appleton North, Appleton West, Chippewa Falls, D.C. Everest, Eau Claire Memorial, Eau… Read More »

WIAA proposes Urban/Rural Divisional Plan for Basketball Tournament

CWS Sports Desk July 6, 2017 Madison—  The WIAA has announced the basketball coaches advisory committee will meet this fall to finalize details on a newly created basketball tournament placement model. According to the release, feedback will be generated and the committee will present to the Board of Control at the January 2018 meeting. Details of… Read More »

NFHS announces baseball equipment rule changes for 2018

CWS Sports Desk July 4, 2017 Madison— Effective January 1, 2019, all balls used in high school baseball competition shall meet the NOCSAE (National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment) standard at the time of manufacture. This revision in Rule 1-3-1 was one of the four changes recommended by the National Federation of State… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control approves changes at June meeting

By David Keech July 1, 2017 Stevens Point– The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control reviewed and approved a number of committee recommendations impacting winter sports, gave initial review and consideration of a newly conceived divisional placement plan for basketball, and engaged in robust membership-related discussions at its June meeting today. BOARD APPROVES BASKETBALL SHOT… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 spring baseball tournament sites, sectional assignments

By David Keech June 29, 2017 Grand Chute— The WIAA has announced spring baseball tournament sites and sectional assignments for 2018. Tournament information for area teams is below. 2018 SPRING BASEBALL ASSIGNMENTS Regionals – Tuesday, May 29 & Thursday, May 31 Sectionals – Tuesday, June 5 State Tournament – June 12-13-14 – Fox Cities Stadium,… Read More »

Learman named Cloverbelt East Player of the Year

By David Keech June 28, 2017 Greenwood— The Cloverbelt Conference East Division All-Conference team is headlined by Greenwood’s Kaylee Learman, named Conference Player of the Year. First Team Name School Year. Taylor Hendricks Gilman 12 Kaylee Learman Greenwood 11 Kassidy Lamovec Greenwood 11 Morgan Reinwand Loyal 12 Baileigh Johnson Neillsville/Granton 11 Brianna Roehl Neillsville/Granton 11… Read More »

Loyal’s Geiger named Cloverbelt East Player of the Year

By David Keech June 19, 2017 Loyal-– The Cloverbelt Conference East Division  All-Conference Team has been announced, with Loyal’s Riley Geiger receiving Player of the Year honors. First Team Tyler Fuerlinger Columbus Catholic 12 Elliot Wininger Gilman 11 Walker Wuethrich Greenwood 12 Devin Toburen Greenwood 11 Riley Geiger Loyal 12 Dawson Brock Loyal 11 Logan… Read More »

JustAGame in Wisconsin Dells to host first of its kind basketball event in June

By David Keech June 6, 2017 Wisconsin Dells— JustAGame Fieldhouse will host a two week plus long stint of basketball tournaments from June 10th – 25th, a  a mixture of one, two, and three-day tournaments for all divisions and age groups in a festival-type atmosphere. All players will receive a free pair of sunglasses along… Read More »

2017 WIAA State Track Meet Recap

By David Keech June 3, 2017 La Crosse— The 2017 State Track & Field Championships concluded in La Crosse Saturday with the crowning of eight team champions and 117 event champions. Kimberly won the Division 1 boys team championship with 41 points, one better than runner-up Oak Creek. Milwaukee King won the Division 1 girls… Read More »

WIAA Division 3 Track Meet full of central Wisconsin athletes

By David Keech June, 2017 La Crosse— The WIAA Division 1 State Track Meet is on tap for Friday at UW-Lacrosse, with Division 3 represented by multiple schools in central Wisconsin. Area Division 3 athletes who will be in action: DIVISION 3 Boys Discus Throw Division 3 (16) Logan Zschernitz              SO Spencer              140-01 Ben Veverka… Read More »