Category Archives: LHS Softball

WIAA announces 2018 softball playoff sectional groupings

By David Keech July 19, 2017 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced softball sectional groupings for the 2017-18 season. Area team info is below. 2018 SOFTBALL ASSIGNMENTS Regionals – Wednesday, May 23 and Friday, May 25 Sectionals – Tuesday, May 29 and Thursday, May 31 State Tournament – June 7-8-9 – Goodman Diamond, Madison DIVISION… Read More »

Everest’s Gajewski named Valley Player of the Year

CWS Sports Desk May 26, 2017 Wausau– D.C. Everest’s Miranda Gajewski was named the Wisconsin Valley Conference’s Player of the Year and headlines this year’s all-Valley first team. Gajewski hit .455 this season and hit five home runs.  In the circle, Gajewski was 9-3 with 107 strikeouts and a 1.84 ERA. Teammate Maggie Plaza joins… Read More »

Everest holds off Rapids softball

CWS Sports Desk May 18, 2017 Weston– After chugging through a 16-inning loss to SPASH on Tuesday, the D.C. Everest Evergreens rebounded for a 3-1 win over Rapids on Thursday. Miranda Gajewski picked up the win for Everest striking out seven, while Alyssa Banta took the loss. Rachel Plautz doubled for the Evergreens. Everest finishes the Wisconsin… Read More »

Mancl voted CWS Athlete of the Week

CWS Sports Desk May 10, 2017 Wausau–  Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Wisconsin Rapids’ Brianna Mancl garnered the honor by collecting the most votes. If you come across a great performance this upcoming week, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco and we’ll take your nomination into consideration. Be sure to check us out on Facebook and Twitter.… Read More »

Pavelski’s shot launches SPASH to victory; Rapids and SPASH softball combine to raise funds for skin cancer research

By David Keech May 9, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The SPASH and Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln softball rivalry has had some classic battles, and a good crowd was on hand Tuesday evening to watch the next chapter in the battle between neighboring cities.  SPASH set the tone right off the bat, as a grand slam home run… Read More »

Watch SPASH softball vs. Rapids LIVE today

CWS Sports Desk May 9, 2017 Stevens Point– The SPASH Panthers return to Wisconsin Valley Conference action against Wisconsin Rapids on Tuesday, May 9 at Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids, and you can watch all the action LIVE right here on This game represents a collaboration between SPASH and Rapids to raise awareness for skin… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: April 23 – 30

CWS Sports Desk April 30, 2017 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… Read More »

Ziegahn stars as Rapids drills East

CWS Sports Desk April 28, 2017 Wausau– Wisconsin Rapids freshman Cassidy Ziegahn wasn’t overly effusive in her interview after the Red Raiders blasted Wausau East 18-0 in four innings on Friday, but that’s just fine. Against the Lumberjacks, she let her bat do the talking Ziegahn hit two home runs, both three-run shots, to power Rapids’ offense… Read More »

Rapids softball embarks on skin cancer awareness campaign

By David Keech April 26, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rapids and SPASH softball rivalry has always been competitive, but it has taken on a new face this year. Strike Out Cancer is the theme for the Tuesday, May 9th game, and both teams are tackling a common opponent: skin cancer. The game sheds light on the… Read More »