Category Archives: SPASH Boys Basketball

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 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 »

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 »

SPASH chops down Everest to claim sixth straight conference title

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 9, 2018 Schofield – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team pounced on the D.C. Everest Evergreens early and never looked back as they rolled to a 93-49 conference-clinching victory. Everest got blitzed by SPASH straight out of the gate and before they were able to catch their breath at halftime… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: Jan. 28- Feb. 4

CWS Sports Desk February 4, 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: Jan. 28- Feb. 4

CWS Sports Desk February 4, 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 »

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 »

SPASH boys ride second half defense in win over Merrill

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 2, 2018 Stevens Point – It wasn’t the prettiest display but the SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team were able to lockdown defensively in the second half to overcome a scrappy Merrill Bluejays team 52-41. “The biggest thing that stood out on our end was we gave up too many offensive… Read More »

SPASH starts slow but finishes strong in win over Rapids

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter January 30, 2018 Stevens Point – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team was in prime position to suffer an emotional hangover after a tough-fought loss on Saturday night and for two-thirds of the game, it looked like that’s exactly what was happening. But some timely shots and outstanding defense down the… Read More »

East’s Lacerte, Cullen of SPASH among leaders on WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech January 30, 2018 Stevens Point— The latest WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and two area boys are among the state’s leaders from long range. Ryan Lacerte of Wausau East is 3rd in Division 2, shooting 43.8%. Drew Cullen of SPASH is 5th in Division 1, making 40.5% of his three… Read More »