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  • Pacelli wins conference title outright after beating Rosholt

    CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2018 Stevens Point– Having secured a share of the Central Wisconsin Conference’s South division title in their previous game, the Pacelli Cardinals took care of business on Thursday night and locked up sole possession of the title with a convincing 63-40 win over Rosholt. Pacelli took a 27-19 lead into halftime, […]

  • Pacelli’s Larson, Firminhac to continue football careers at next level

    By Brian Kalish February 21, 2018 Stevens Point– Wednesday was a day that won’t soon be forgotten for Pacelli football players Alex Larson and A.J. Firminhac as years of hard work and dedication on and off the playing field culminated a ceremony at Pacelli High School that recognized each player’s commitment to continue playing football at […]

  • Watch SPASH wrestling state send off LIVE

    CWS Sports Desk February 21, 2018 Stevens Point– SPASH wrestlers Chance Bailey and Justin Groshek are heading to the state meet in Madison!  Watch their send off from SPASH live right here on CentralWisconsinSports.net on February 22 at approximately 9:00 a.m. As always, CWS live streams of SPASH sports and events is brought to you in […]

  • 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 […]

  • State Wrestling Tournament preview

    CWS Sports Desk February 20, 2018 Madison– The 75th annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Individual Wrestling Tournament will be held Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 22-24, at the Kohl Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. TICKET INFORMATION:  Ticket prices per tournament session are $8. Tickets are available on-line on the WIAA website with a […]

  • Area Division 1 wrestlers prepare for trip to state wrestling tournament

    By David Keech February 20, 2018 Madison– Area Division 1 wrestlers are preparing for the WIAA Wrestling Tournament, with wrestlers competing in preliminary action beginning at 3 p.m. on Thursday. Area wrestlers at state 106: Justin Groshek(40-1) sophomore, SPASH 113: Gabe Pugh(37-5) freshman, Marshfield 126: Chance Bailey(22-2) senior, SPASH 132: Thomas Severson(43-4) senior, DC Everest […]

  • Rapids CO-OP places second at state meet

    Scott ‘ Coach’ Stankowski-Senior Outdoor Writer 2-19-18 Minocqua—  The high school ice fishing circuit known as WIFA or the Wisconsin Interscholastic Fishing Association held its annual ice fishing championship on Lake Minocqua and a portion of Lake Tomahawk this past Saturday. The Wisconsin Rapids CO-OP ice fishing team defending three straight previous titles came out […]

  • Stevens Point curlers repeat as state champs

    For CWS February 19, 2018 Wausau– Three Steven Point Curling Club team competed in the 2018 state high school curling championship, held at the Wausau Curling Club on Feb 16 and 17.  Sixteen boys and girls teams, 32 in total, from around the state competed for the title. The Stevens Point boys’ teams, Stevens Point 1 […]

  • 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 […]

  • CWS Team of the Week: Feb. 11-18

    CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Clemens leads SPASH gymnasts to GNC title

    CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Great Northern Conference gymnastics meet was held at Wisconsin Rapids on Saturday, and the SPASH Panthers, led by Olivia Clemens, took the title as they earned a team score of 134.0750 to edge out second place Ashland. Marshfield finished third, Antigo fourth and Rapids took fifth […]

  • Pacelli dominates Port Edwards, clinches share of conference title

    CWS Sports Desk February 16, 2018 Stevens Point– In a battle for the Central Wisconsin Conference’s South Division on Friday night, it was all Pacelli as the Cardinals jumped out to a big first half lead and clamped down on defense to limit Port Edwards’ opportunities and notch a big 57-39 win. Pacelli is now […]

  • SPASH boys make short work of Wausau East

    Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 16, 2018 Wausau – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team took care of another Wisconsin Valley Conference foe when they went on the road and downed the Wausau East Lumberjacks 72-45. The Panthers did over half of their damage from the three-point line, hitting 13 triples in the game. They […]

  • Rafters announce open interview dates for 2018 summer employment

    CWS Sports Desk February 16, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– Are you ready to follow your dream of working for a sports team? Are you an energetic person with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and enjoy working with people? If so, then a summer job with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters may be right for you! This […]

  • Division 1 area wrestlers rank among state’s best

    By David Keech February 16, 2018 Madison– The latest wrestling rankings are out from wiwresting.com, and pacing Division 1 wrestlers in the rankings is Justin Groshek of SPASH, ranked #2 at 106. Additional rankings: 113: Cale Benitz, Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln, HM 126: Chance Bailey, SPASH, #7 132:  Thomas Severson, DCE #4 138: Wyler Lubeck, Wisconsin […]

  • Pacelli downs Port Edwards

    CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2018 Stevens Point– The Cardinals picked up a conference win against Port Edwards on Thursday by the final score of 44-34. Pacelli was led by Amanda Klasinski’s 15 points, while Sarah Mueller and Jenelle Higgins also added seven points. Pacelli took a 19-13 lead at halftime and continued to keep […]

  • SPASH girls basketball waxes East, claims share of WVC title

    CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2018 Stevens Point– The SPASH Panthers put an exclamation point on their regular season as they whipped Wausau East 90-23 on Thursday night. With the win, SPASH clinches a share of the Wisconsin Valley Conference championship.  The Panthers share the crown with D.C. Everest with a 11-1 record in conference […]

  • Amherst and Marathon pace area girls basketball teams in latest girls basketball poll

    By David Keech February 15, 2018 Green Bay– The latest girls basketball coaches poll is out from wissports.net, and seven area teams are ranked among the state’s best at the conclusion of the regular season. Amherst(20-1) is ranked #3 in Division 3. Marathon(17-2) has the #5 ranking in Division 4, with Colby(19-2) moving up to […]

  • Rafters sign Chapman University pitchers Alex Jackson and Jonathan Hernandez

    CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– Another familiar face will be returning to the mound at Witter Field this summer. Today the Rafters announced the return of left-handed pitcher Alex Jackson to the pitching staff. Jackson will be joined by a fresh face from Chapman University, right-handed pitcher Jonathan Hernandez. “Alex adds another established […]

  • Watch SPASH girls basketball vs. Wausau East LIVE

    CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2018 Stevens Point– The SPASH Panthers girls basketball team will go into battle with the Wausau East Lumberjacks on February 15 and you can watch all the action here live! Game time is set for 7:15 p.m. and all you have to do is check out the media box below […]

  • Sullivan voted CWS Athlete of the Week

    CWS Sports Desk February 14, 2018 Wausau– Athlete of the Week voting has concluded once again and Rachel Sullivan of SPASH garnered the honor by collecting the most votes. 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 […]

  • SPASH boys pick up 15th win with victory over Appleton East

    Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 13, 2018 Stevens Point – Coming down the home stretch SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball head coach Scott Anderson has talked about wanting to be playing their best ball when it matters most. It looks they are starting to round into playoff form as they took down the Appleton East Patriots […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • CWS Team of the Week: Feb. 4-11

    CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2018 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 an athlete (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a […]

  • CWS Athlete of the Week: Feb. 4-11

    CWS Sports Desk February 11, 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 […]

  • SPASH sinks Everest to put conference title in play

    By Brian Kalish Photos by Kylie Bridenhagen February 9, 2018 Stevens Point– As the final buzzer sounded at the SPASH Fieldhouse on Friday night, every member of the Panthers girls basketball team rushed to center court and embraced one another before a wave of fans rushed the floor and enveloped them in an impromptu celebration. The […]

  • SPASH chops down Everest to claim sixth straight conference title

    Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 9, 2018 Schofield – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team pounced on the D.C. Everest Evergreens early and never looked back as they rolled to a 93-49 conference-clinching victory. Everest got blitzed by SPASH straight out of the gate and before they were able to catch their breath at halftime […]

  • CWS to live stream SPASH girls basketball vs. D.C. Everest

    CWS Sports Desk February 7, 2018 Stevens Point– Wisconsin Valley Conference girls basketball will reach its crescendo on February 9 as the SPASH Panthers host the D.C. Everest Evergreens with the conference title on the line. Watch live right here on CWS in the media box below. As always, live stream broadcasts on CWS are brought […]

  • Wild Rose girls upend Pacelli

    CWS Sports Desk February 8, 2018 Stevens Point– In a hard-fought Central Wisconsin-South battle, Wild Rose picked up a 57-48 win against Pacelli. Jenelle Higgins led Pacelli with 14 points, while Sarah Mueller added 12 points and 10 rebounds. Amanda Klasinski netted eight points for the Cardinals. Pacelli shot just 31% for the game and struggled […]

  • Pacelli can’t keep pace with Wild Rose

    CWS Sports Desk February 8, 2018 Stevens Point– The Pacelli Cardinals suffered a tough loss at the hands of Wild Rose on Thursday by the final score of 78-64. The loss brings Wild Rose’s record to 8-3 in the CWC-South standings, just one game behind Pacelli in the loss column.  The Cardinals sit at 8-2 […]

  • NFHS announces volleyball rules changes for 2018

    By David Keech February 8, 2018 Green Bay–  A new penalty and signal related to unnecessary delay and a new procedure for warming up between sets that minimizes risk of injury are among the rules changes for the 2018-19 high school volleyball season.These revisions were among the rules changes recommended by the National Federation of […]

  • CWS Student Athlete Spotlight: Kaylin Kostuchowski

    CWS Sports Desk February 8, 2018 Stevens Point– The CWS Spotlight caught up with SPASH senior Kaylin Kostuchowski as the Panthers girls basketball team prepares to battle for a conference championship against D.C. Everest on Friday night. CWS: You guys are currently 18-2 and have a big match up against D.C. Everest on Friday night. After […]

  • Amherst ranked #3 in latest girls basketball coaches poll

    By David Keech February 7, 2018 Amherst– The latest basketball coaches’ poll is out from WSN, and several area teams find themselves ranked among the state’s best. In Division 3, Amherst(19-1) is ranked #3. In Division 4, Marathon(15-2 is ranked #5 and Colby(17-2) is ranked tenth. Division 5 has Newman Catholic(14-4) is ranked #7 and […]

  • SPASH’s Wright, Hamerski sign letters of intent

    By Brian Kalish February 7, 2018 Stevens Point– The SPASH Panthers football team had one of the stingiest defenses in the Valley Football Association’s West Division in 2017, and two of the main cogs on that unit, safety Trent Hamerski and lineman Cole Wright, were rewarded for their hard work on Wednesday morning as they signed […]

  • Clemens earns sweep as SPASH gymnastics soars past Wisconsin Rapids

    CWS Sports Desk February 7, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– SPASH outdistanced Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln in GNC gymnastics action, picking up 134.65 points, with Rapids earning 112.55 points. Leading the way for the Panthers was Olivia Clemens, who earned a sweep and picked up the All-Around title in convincing fashion with 35.2 points. Clemens won the balance […]

  • Pacelli Co-op wraps up regular season with win

    CWS Sports Desk February 6, 2018 Stevens Point– Pacelli finished up its regular season with a 7-to-1 victory over Green Bay United on Tuesday. “We got off to a slow start in the first period up to two to one, but picked it up in the second and third out-shooting Green Bay 62 to 5 on […]

  • Balanced attack leads SPASH over Memorial

    CWS Sports Desk February 6, 2018 Eau Claire– SPASH got 20 points and seven assists from Drew Blair and 18 points and eight rebounds from Andrew Erdman in a 75-48 win over Eau Claire Memorial on Tuesday night. Displaying a balanced scoring attack, the Panthers’ Drew Cullen and Evan Vollendorf were also in double figures.  […]

  • Mueller shines in Pacelli girls’ OT win over Almond-Bancroft

    CWS Sports Desk February 6, 2018 Almond– Sarah Mueller scored 21 points and Amanda Klasinski added 10 points as the Pacelli Cardinals toppled conference opponent Almond-Bancroft in overtime by the final score of 47-43 on Tuesday night. Mueller was 7-16 from the floor and 6-8 from the free throw line to lead the Cardinals. Klasinski was […]

  • Pacelli one step closer to conference title with win over A-B

    By Michael Kommer For Central Wisconsin Sports.net February 6, 2018 Stevens Point– Finding themselves down for the first time all game halfway through the second half, the Pacelli boys basketball team knew it needed to get the lid off the basket if they didn’t want to drop their Central Wisconsin Conference-South Division clash with Almond-Bancroft. […]

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