Category Archives: LHS Basketball

Rapids edges Wausau East

CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Red Raiders took care of business on Thursday by beating Wisconsin Valley Conference opponent Wausau East by the final score of 49-46. In a balanced effort on offense, Rapids got 12 points from Zach Langemeier to lead the team. Gabe Krueger led East with… 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 »

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 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 »

Everest downs Rapids to claim share of WVC title

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The D.C. Everest Evergreens won their final game in Wisconsin Valley Conference play against Wisconsin Rapids on Thursday and in doing so claimed a share of the Wisconsin Valley Conference championship. Everest and SPASH finish the season with 11-1 records, respectively, in the Valley. On Thursday, Everest… Read More »

2018 WIAA Girls Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners

CWS Sports Desk February 13, 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 girls basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

2018 WIAA girls basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2018 Wausau– It’s only February 11, but March Madness here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2018 girls 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 »

Rapids boys fall to Eau Claire North

CWS Sports Desk February 6, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– Noah Hanson led the Eau Claire North Huskies with 25 points, including eight from long range as ECN dropped Rapids 71-46 on Tuesday night. The loss drops Rapids to 10-9 on the season. Rapids will resume play on February 9 against Wisconsin Valley Conference opponent Merrill. No stats… Read More »

Tri-County’s Hopkins, Colby’s Elmhorst #1 on WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech February 6, 2018 Green Bay— The latest WIAA 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and two area girls are ranked #1 for their respective divisions. Colby’s Carley Elmhorst is ranked #1 in Division 4, making 48.9% of her three point attempts. Brooke Hopkins of Tri-County remains #1 in Division 5, connecting on… 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 »