Edgar’s Colton Heil, Brock Handrick, Will Raatz, Ethan Heil advance to state wrestling tournament

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Bonduel— Four Edgar wrestlers advanced to the state wrestling tournament after sectional action on Saturday. Colton Heil(195), Brock Handrick(170), and Will Raatz(182), and Ethan Heil(160)  all punched their tickets at the Bonduel sectional. Colton Heil used a decision and a pair of pins, including a pin in the finals… Read More »

Ovyn leads Owen-Withee past Greenwood

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2018 Owen-– AJ Ovyn scored 15 points to lead Owen-Withee past Greenwood in a low-scoring Cloverbelt affair, 32-22. The Blackhawks led 21-5 at halftime and held off Greenwood after intermission. 1 2 F Greenwood 5 17 22 Owen-Withee 21 11 32 Greenwood(22) Treyton Thomas 1, Cole Zimbauer 2, Tragen Bogdonovich… Read More »

Luepke and Zschernitz lead Spencer/Columbus wrestlers at Amery sectional

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Amery— Hunter Luepke(220) and Logan Zschernitz(285)( of Spencer/Columbus picked up first place finishes at the Division 2 Amery sectional, leading a contingent of four Rockets qualifying for the state tournament. Defending state champion Luepke crushed the field, picking up three pins. Two of the senior standout’s pins were in… Read More »

Athens rolls past Chequamegon

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2018 Athens— Athens stormed out to a 32-17 halftime lead and cruised to a 65-43 win over Chequamegon in Marawood Conference North action Friday evening. Cameron Ford led Athens with 26 points and Liam Weller added 13 points. 1 2 F Chequamegon 17 26 43 Athens 32 33 65 Athens… Read More »

Stratford advances 9 wrestlers to state tournament

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Bonduel— The Stratford wrestling team made a statement at the Bonduel sectionals, advancing nine wrestlers to the WIAA State Tournament. The Tigers had four wrestlers take sectional titles: Manny Drexler(105), Jeremy Schoenherr(138), Manny Drexler(145), and Trevor Dennee(170). Earning trips to state with second place finishes were A.J. Schoenfuss(126), Derek… Read More »

SPASH wrestlers Groshek and Bailey roll through field to advance to state tourney

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wausau— SPASH wrestlers Justin Groshek(106) and Chance Bailey(126) rolled through the field at sectionals, earning trips to state. Groshek picked up three pins on the day, including a pin in 13 seconds to start things out. Bailey had two pins and a decision in his path to the sectional… Read More »

N/G/L wrestlers Stephen Buchanan, Dylan Nielsen advance to state

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2018 Amery— Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal wrestlers Stephen Buchanan and Dylan Nielsen advanced to the WIAA State Tournament field Saturday at the Amery Division 2 sectionals. Buchanan(185)  was dominant, picking up a pair of first period pins and a second period pin to advance to state. Nielsen finished third after dropping his second… Read More »

Athens wrestlers Westfall, Sommer, Ellenbecker, Venzke advance to state

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2018 Bonduel— Marshall Westfall(182) took first and Tyson Sommer was second at the Bonduel sectionals, both earning trips to the state wrestling tournament. Westfall won by pin and technical fall before downing Edgar’s Will Raatz 3-2 in the finals. Sommer lost in extra time to champion Max Villnow of Amherst,… 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 »