Category Archives: SPASH Girls Soccer

WVC Soccer Roundup: Quick playoff exit, All-WVC teams

By Steve Hill June 6, 2017 A season that started with a bang ended with a distinct lack of firepower for Wisconsin Valley Conference girls soccer teams, as the WVC had only one team advance out of the first round of regional play and ended with a 1-7 overall playoff record. D.C. Everest’s 2-0 win… Read More »

SPASH bows out of soccer playoffs on late free kick

Story by Steve Hill Photo by Kylie Bridenhagen June 1, 2017 Stevens Point — Mariah Kent’s 85th-minute free kick into the far post gave the Eau Claire North Huskies a 3-2 victory, their first soccer playoff win since 2012, and ended SPASH’s season a bit earlier than it was expecting Thursday night at the Portage… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: Playoffs start Thursday

By Steve Hill May 30, 2017 Stevens Point — For the first time since the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association began keeping online records of state soccer playoff brackets, the Wisconsin Valley Conference does not have a regional top-two seed among any of its teams at the Division 1 or Division 2 levels. Those seeds are… Read More »

SPASH delays Everest title with 1-1 draw

Story and photo by Steve Hill May 23, 2017 Stevens Point — A well-placed free kick after a controversial foul call in the 63rd minute salvaged a 1-1 tie for D.C. Everest against SPASH Tuesday night at the Portage County Youth Soccer complex, setting up a last-game Wisconsin Valley Conference showdown between Everest and Wisconsin… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: Title on line, seedings coming, Peel retires

By Steve Hill May 22, 2017 Stevens Point — A rough weekend for the Wisconsin Valley Conference’s “Big 3” leads into a busy week of big games for WVC leaders, seeding meetings that determine playoff spots, and what is possibly the final home game for a longtime SPASH coach. Panther assistant coach Mark Peel, head coach of… Read More »

SPASH, Rapids battle to entertaining 1-1 draw

Story and photo by Steve Hill May 16, 2017 Stevens Point — One side wanted goal-line technology and the other wanted a penalty kick. With neither in the offing, Wisconsin Rapids and the SPASH Panthers settled for a 1-1 tie that made first-place D.C. Everest’s path to a Wisconsin Valley Conference title a lot easier. The… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: SPASH entering do-or-die stretch

By Steve Hill May 15, 2017 Stevens Point — A huge week of soccer looms for the two teams trying to break D.C. Everest’s stranglehold on the Wisconsin Valley Conference soccer title. Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln (12-2-2, 8-1 WVC) travels to the Portage County Youth Soccer complex for a 7 p.m. showdown with archrival SPASH (10-3,… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: May 7 – 14

CWS Sports Desk May 14, 2017 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… Read More »