Category Archives: Tri-County

Looking ahead: WIAA Playoff Football

From the Braintrust By David Keech September 19, 2017 Abbotsford— With five  weeks gone in the 2017 football season, it’s not too early to look ahead to the WIAA Football Playoffs. The WIAA has announced its Week 5 Playoff  FB report, and football fans throughout Wisconsin are beginning to look ahead to the playoffs, hoping… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control holds September meeting

CWS Sports Desk September 18, 2017 Stevens Point— The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control reviewed a number of topics and received executive staff updates and reports at its September meeting on Friday, September 15. Among the discussions and action items receiving approval were the general fund payments for August. The  executive staff also… Read More »

Ellenbecker, Mathias, Schley shine; SPASH and Medford win titles at Smiley Cross Country Invitational

By David Keech September 16, 2017 Wausau— The 60th annual Smiley Invite took place at the American Legion Golf Course in Wausau, with teams from throughout the state competing in a race that spans generations of runners. Marissa Ellenbecker of Edgar and Savannah Schley of Loyal finish second and fourth overall, respectively in the girls’… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 5

AWAY   HOME Wausau West  27 DC Everest  30  A late field goal attempt by West is no good and the Evergreens hold on for the win. Owen-Withee  20 Loyal  46  Hunter Much paced the Greyhounds with 123 rushing yards and two touchdowns, while Devin Witt rushed 13 times for 79 yards and three touchdowns… Read More »

2017 Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Season in Review

CWS Sports Desk September 14, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids–After a championship season in 2016, the Rafters followed with an encore performance of tying or breaking 35 team and league records. In its second consecutive winning season, the club was guided once again by the coaching staff of Craig Noto, John Halama, and Kirk Shrider en route… Read More »

Pittsville Panthers maul Tri-County Penguins

By Michael Kommer For September 8, 2017 Pittsville– With a chance to begin the season 4-0, the Pittsville football team knew they had to come out fast against an upset-minded Tri-County squad. The Panthers (4-0, 2-0) put their foot on the gas and never looked back as they crushed the Penguins (1-3, 0-1) Friday… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 4

AWAY HOME Tri-County   6 Pittsville   49  Pittsville runs all over the Penguins as Luke Denniston passes for 128 yards and three touchdowns. Colby    34 Fall Creek    7  Colby erupts for 28 fourth quarter points to get a big comeback win and remain undefeated. Boscobel   8 Nekoosa   56 Tomahawk  … Read More »

CWS Game of the Week: Week 4

CWS Sports Desk September 7, 2017 Wausau– How can we already be four weeks into the football season?  As the season rolls on and approaches the mid-way mark, there are some good looking match ups for Week 4. Pittsville looks to continue its run of dominance as the Panthers host Tri-County.  Pacelli can make the move… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 3

AWAY HOME Newman  21 Sevastopol  18 Kimberly  28 SPASH  18   SPASH’s Kizewski finishes with 19 carries for 161 yards and three touchdowns, but SPASH falls short against Kimberly. Loyal  18 Assumption  0  Loyal scores 12 points in the fourth quarter as Assumption is shut out for the second consecutive week. Oshkosh North  7 Wisconsin Rapids… Read More »

CWS Game of the Week: Week 3

CWS Sports Desk August 31, 2017 Wausau– As we head into September, the football season rolls on.  In Division 1, SPASH will face a tough test at home against powerhouse Kimberly.  Rapids looks to rebound from a Week 2 loss as they host Oshkosh North. There are also some intriguing match ups among the smaller schools.… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 2

AWAY HOME Stanley-Boyd Eau Claire Regis SPASH  23 Hudson  21  Colton Kizewski rushes for over 200 yards and three touchdowns as SPASH rolls to victory. Abbotsford  54 Gilman  22  Adam Seefluth leads Abbotsford with 187 yards on 16 carries, and two scores. Fond du Lac  38 DC Everest  7 Mondovi  0 Edgar  35 Wausau West  28… Read More »

2017 WIAA sports medical updates

CWS Sports Desk August 22, 2017 Madison— At the May, 2017 WIAA Sport Medical Advisory Committee meeting, information relating to the Disordered Eating/Relative Deficiency in Sport (RED-S) guidelines were updated. The concussion information was updated to reflect the latest information from the 2017 Concussion in Sport Group in Berlin.  Mental Health/Wellness was also added to the WIAA… Read More »