Category Archives: SPASH

Watch SPASH wrestling state send off LIVE

CWS Sports Desk February 21, 2018 Stevens Point– SPASH wrestlers Chance Bailey and Justin Groshek are heading to the state meet in Madison!  Watch their send off from SPASH live right here on CentralWisconsinSports.net on February 22 at approximately 9:00 a.m. As always, CWS live streams of SPASH sports and events is brought to you in… 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 »

Area Division 1 wrestlers prepare for trip to state wrestling tournament

By David Keech February 20, 2018 Madison— Area Division 1 wrestlers are preparing for the WIAA Wrestling Tournament, with wrestlers competing in preliminary action beginning at 3 p.m. on Thursday. Area wrestlers at state 106: Justin Groshek(40-1) sophomore, SPASH 113: Gabe Pugh(37-5) freshman, Marshfield 126: Chance Bailey(22-2) senior, SPASH 132: Thomas Severson(43-4) senior, DC Everest… Read More »

Rapids CO-OP places second at state meet

Scott ‘ Coach’ Stankowski-Senior Outdoor Writer 2-19-18 Minocqua—  The high school ice fishing circuit known as WIFA or the Wisconsin Interscholastic Fishing Association held its annual ice fishing championship on Lake Minocqua and a portion of Lake Tomahawk this past Saturday. The Wisconsin Rapids CO-OP ice fishing team defending three straight previous titles came out… Read More »

Stevens Point curlers repeat as state champs

For CWS February 19, 2018 Wausau– Three Steven Point Curling Club team competed in the 2018 state high school curling championship, held at the Wausau Curling Club on Feb 16 and 17.  Sixteen boys and girls teams, 32 in total, from around the state competed for the title. The Stevens Point boys’ teams, Stevens Point 1… Read More »

2018 WIAA boys basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wausau– It’s only February 18, but March Madness here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2018 boys basketball playoffs and, as is customary, CWS takes a look at area teams, seedings and opponents in the opening rounds of the tournament. Regional play will begin February… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: Feb. 11-18

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wausau– Take a look at the CWS Team 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 a team (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: Feb. 11-18

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 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… Read More »

SPASH wrestlers Groshek and Bailey roll through field to advance to state tourney

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wausau— SPASH wrestlers Justin Groshek(106) and Chance Bailey(126) rolled through the field at sectionals, earning trips to state. Groshek picked up three pins on the day, including a pin in 13 seconds to start things out. Bailey had two pins and a decision in his path to the sectional… Read More »

Clemens leads SPASH gymnasts to GNC title

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Great Northern Conference gymnastics meet was held at Wisconsin Rapids on Saturday, and the SPASH Panthers, led by Olivia Clemens, took the title as they earned a team score of 134.0750 to edge out second place Ashland. Marshfield finished third, Antigo fourth and Rapids took fifth… Read More »

SPASH boys make short work of Wausau East

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 16, 2018 Wausau – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team took care of another Wisconsin Valley Conference foe when they went on the road and downed the Wausau East Lumberjacks 72-45. The Panthers did over half of their damage from the three-point line, hitting 13 triples in the game. They… Read More »