Featured Athletes

Meet area athletes who are making a difference on the field and in the classroom. We feature athletes from all over central Wisconsin. If you have a suggestion for the CWS Student Athlete Spotlight, send us an email.  Support our local athletes by sharing these stories on Facebook, Twitter and other social media.

Athlete of the Week

  • CWS Athlete of the Week: May 28 – June 4

    CWS Sports Desk June 4, 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 […]

  • Milliren voted CWS Athlete of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 31, 2017 Wausau–  Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Molly Milliren from Thorp 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. […]

  • Opelt voted CWS Athlete of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 24, 2017 Wausau–  Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Marshall Opelt from Neillsville 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.  Keep […]

  • CWS Athlete of the Week: May 14 – 21

    CWS Sports Desk May 21, 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 […]

  • Schober voted CWS Athlete of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 18, 2017 Wausau–  Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Jenna Schober from Spencer 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. […]

Team of the Week

  • CWS Team of the Week: May 28 – June 4

    CWS Sports Desk June 4, 2017 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 […]

  • Thorp softball voted CWS Team of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 31, 2017 Wausau–  Team of the Week voting has concluded once again and Thorp softball garnered the honor by collecting the most votes. If you come across a great team 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.  Keep […]

  • Assumption softball voted CWS Team of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 24, 2017 Wausau–  Team of the Week voting has concluded once again and Assumption softball 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.  Keep track […]

  • CWS Team of the Week: May 14 – 21

    May 21, 2017 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 comment […]

  • SPASH girls soccer voted CWS Team of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk May 18, 2017 Wausau–  Team of the Week voting has concluded once again and SPASH girls soccer 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. […]

Student Athlete Spotlight

  • CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Abbotsford’s Taygen Viegut

    By David Keech June 26, 2017 Abbotsford– Abbotsford senior Taygen Viegut is a multi-sport student athlete, having played volleyball and basketball in addition to participating in track, all for four years as an Abbotsford Falcon. We take a look at the Abbotsford graduate for an in-depth look at what makes Viegut ‘tick’ with our famous […]

  • CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Athens’ Jake Stange

    By David Keech June 19, 2017 Athens– The Athens Blue Jays captured a 2017 State Championship in baseball, and a big reason is the play of multi-sport athlete Jake Stange. Check out what makes Stange ‘tick’ with our famous CWS interview ‘Pancakes or Waffles? CWS: What classes are you taking this year? Stange:  Calculus, Physics, […]

  • CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Owen-Withee’s Josh Grape

    By David Keech June 5, 2017 Owen– Owen-Withee’s Josh Grape just missed heading to La Crosse for the WIAA State Track Meet, but we were able to corral him and feature Grape with our famous CWS interview, ‘Pancakes or Waffles?’ to learn more about what makes Grape ‘tick.’ CWS: What classes are you taking this […]

  • Student-Athlete Spotlight: Colby golfer Brandon Lea

    By David Keech May 29, 2017 Colby– Colby student-athlete Brandon Lea has excelled on the golf course for the Hornets, having earned All-Conference distinction this season. Learn what makes Lea ‘tick’ with our world famous interview, ‘Pancakes or Waffles?’ CWS: What classes are you taking this year? Lea: Spanish, Advanced Math, Welding, Gym, Health, Creative writing, […]

  • CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Tri County volleyball and softball player Kailey Bagley

    By David Keech May 27, 2017 Plainfield– The Tri-County Penguins Softball team has put up some impressive numbers this year, and a key reason has been the play of senior Kailey Bagley. Bagley will be playing in the WFCSA All-Star game this summer, one of a select group of players from central Wisconsin participating. Learn […]

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