Category Archives: D.C. Everest

WIAA Board of Control confirms 35 second shot clock implementation, other changes at August meeting

CWS Sports Desk August 22, 2017 Stevens Point— Scott Winch, district administrator in the Stratford School District, presided over the first meeting of the 2017-18 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control today. The Board conducted its 2017-18 officer elections. Eric Coleman, student services supervisor of Milwaukee Public Schools, will serve as the president-elect. Steve… Read More »

Football rules changes to be aware of in 2017

CWS Sports Desk August 18, 2017 Madison— Wisports.net has posted an article of note for football fans, highlighting rules changes for 2017.  Rule changes were summarize by B.J. Ligocki, a veteran WIAA official. B.J. Ligocki:  Football (Master Level – 11 yrs – State Championship); Basketball (Level 5 -19 years – Regional); Baseball/Softball (Level 5 – 19 years – Regional) 2017 NFHS Rules Changes… Read More »

CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 1

AWAY   HOME G-E-T  43 Nekoosa  0 Tri-County  0 Rib Lake/Prentice  20 Fall River   30 Almond-Bancroft    21  Noah Kollock had 186 receiving yards and scored three touchdowns. Omro    6 Amherst    43  Bryce Holderman is a force on defense and Marcus Glodowski runs for two touchdowns and passes for another as the… Read More »

From the WIAA: High School activities bring communities together

Guest column from the WIAA By Bob Gardner, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Dave Anderson, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association. Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student-athletes and high school sports fans alike. Research… Read More »

CWS Game of the Week: Week 1

CWS Sports Desk August 14, 2017 Wausau– The 2017 prep football season is finally upon us.  Once again this season, CentralWisconsinSports.net will give you a chance to vote on key match ups each week. While no team has played a down of football yet, there are still some intriguing games in week 1. Assumption has the… Read More »

Lincoln’s Vruwink headlines preseason watch list for Joe Thomas Award

By David Keech August 12, 2017 Madison— Wissports.net has announced its preseason watch list for the Joe Thomas Award, presented annually to the state’s top senior offensive lineman as part of the WSN Senior Football Awards presented by Taco Bell. The award is named after former Brookfield Central and University of Wisconsin athlete Joe Thomas, who… Read More »

WIAA releases enrollment numbers for playoff football divisional placements

By David Keech August 1, 2017 Madison— The WIAA has released 2017 enrollment numbers that will be used for this year’s football playoff divisions. Once the regular season has concluded, the enrollment numbers are used to place the 224 qualifying teams into 7 divisions. Wissports.net prepared a look at the last ten years and how… Read More »

NFHS announces softball rule changes for 2017-18 season

CWS Sports Desk July 25, 2017 Madison— The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee approved an addition to Rule 2 about intentional walks and three additions to Rule 3 regarding uniforms and equipment at its June 12-14 meeting in Indianapolis. All recommended changes were subsequently approved by the NFHS Board… Read More »

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 »

Deb Hauser to retire as WIAA Associate Director at end of 2017-18 schoolyear

CWS Sports Desk July 19, 2017 Stevens Point— Deb Hauser, the Associate Director of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association, announced her intention to retire at the conclusion of the 2017-18 school year after serving the membership for 25 years. She has been a leading advocate for girls participation in sports and expanded sport opportunities for boys… Read More »

WIAA announces 2018 Track and Field regional, sectional assignments

By David Keech July 9, 2017 La Crosse— The WIAA has announced regional and sectional track and field assignments for 2018. Information for area teams is included in this update. 2018 Track & Field Assignments Regionals – Monday, May 21 Sectionals – Thursday, May 24 State Meet – Friday & Saturday, June 1 & 2… Read More »

NFHS announces Track and Field rule changes for 2018

CWS Sports Desk July 8, 2017 Stevens Point— All uniforms worn in high school track and field/cross country must be either issued or approved by the school. The uniform revision in Rule 4-3-1 was one of the four revisions recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Track and Field Rules Committee… Read More »