Category Archives: Wisconsin Rapids

All sports from Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids

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 »

Almond-Bancroft’s Kollock leads area boys in latest WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech February 19, 2018 Almond—  The latest WIAA Boys Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and Almond-Bancroft’s Noah Kollock leads area shooters in the rankings of the best from three point territory. Kollock is sixth in Division 5, making 44.8% of his attempts.  Jake Sullivan of Assumption is 9th, connecting on 43.2% of… 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 »

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 »

Rapids wrestlers Lubeck and Diebel advance to state

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2018 Wausau— Wisconsin Rapids wrestlers Bergh Diebel and Wyler Lubeck qualified for the state wrestling tournament after finishing second in Division 1 sectional action at Wausau West. Diebel(152) took second after falling in the title match to Nathan Fuller of River Falls. Lubeck(138) advanced to state after defeating Caden Pearce… Read More »

Assumption dominates Newman Catholic; Weisenbeck celebrates 300th win

Steve Maves   February 16th, 2018   Wisconsin Rapids – The Assumption Royals finished off a day of celebration with a huge conference win on Friday night over the Newman Cardinals, 62-19. The day of celebration actually started after a huge win on Tuesday night over the Amherst Falcons when Assumptions Joe Grundhoffer hit a game… Read More »

Rafters announce open interview dates for 2018 summer employment

CWS Sports Desk February 16, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Are you ready to follow your dream of working for a sports team? Are you an energetic person with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and enjoy working with people? If so, then a summer job with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters may be right for you! This… Read More »