Tag Archives: Athens volleyball

Stratford comes from behind to down Athens in sectional semifinal

By David Keech October 26, 2017 (Check back for added video and quotes) Auburndale— When conference rivals collide, it often leads to exciting athletic events. When they match up in the postseason, it’s even more thrilling. Make it two state ranked teams, and the makings of a classic are the works. That’s what happened when… Read More »

CWS Student-Athlete Spotlight: Athens’ multi-sport athlete Kaitlyn Brooks

By David Keech October 25, 2017 Athens— Athens volleyball has been on quite a tear since a year ago, when they tore through their competition on the way to the state tournament. This year, behind captain Kaitlyn Brooks, the Bluejays have taken on a demanding schedule and have excelled at an even higher level. The… Read More »

Athens vs Stratford sectional volleyball matchup: Can’t miss this matchup

By David Keech October 25, 2017 Auburndale— What do you get when two nearby rivals clash in sectional action? Anticipation and excitement no doubt come to mind, as two teams that are very familiar with each other prepare for battle. When Athens and Stratford line up Thursday evening in a WIAA Sectional Volleyball semifinal at… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: October 15 – 22

CWS Sports Desk October 22, 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 an athlete (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a… Read More »

Stratford, Newman, Pacelli, Athens ranked in latest WVCA volleyball poll

By David Keech October 10, 2017 Green Bay— With one week remaining in the regular season, the poll from the Wisconsin Volleyball Coaches Association is out, with few changes from last week. Stratford(31-1) remains #2 in Division 3, and Pacelli (26-7) remains #6. Athens(25-9) moves in as #10 this week. Newman Catholic (24-12) is ranked… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: October 1-8

CWS Sports Desk October 8, 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 an athlete (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a… Read More »

Athens volleyball sweeps Auburndale

CWS Sports Desk October 7, 2017 Auburndale— The Athens Bluejays swept Auburndale in area volleyball action, winning 25-12, 25-15, 25-17. Gabi Janke led Athens with three aces. Kaitlyn Brooks, Kenadi Diedrich, and Mariah Zinkowich each had a pair of aces. Athens volleyball schedule  

Stratford, Newman Catholic, Pacelli, Athens recognized as top volleyball teams in latest WVCA poll

By David Keech October 4, 2017 Stratford— The latest Wisconsin Volleyball Coaches Association poll is out, and it finds familiar central Wisconsin teams in the rankings. Stratford(29-1) remains the second-ranked team in Division 3. Pacelli (21-7) moved up to #6 this week, and Athens(23-9) is on the doorstep of the top ten, with their win… Read More »