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AAA Region 2 Legion Tournament Schedule and Results

CWS Sports Desk July 5, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The AAA Region 2 Legion tournament is just around the corner.  We have gathered the schedule here for your viewing pleasure, and as the games are finished, we will be updating the schedule with results and links to game stories. As always, stay tuned to CWS for… Read More »

Bullheads still fun to catch

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer July 19, 2018 Stevens Point—When I was a little kid my brother and I would stay overnight at my grandparents’ house and for fun they would take us out fishing. Not having a boat, their go to was taking us to places like the Big Eau Pleine for shore fishing. … Read More »

Rafters sweep Growlers

For CWS July 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (22-27, 7-7 2nd half) blew out the Kalamazoo Growlers (30-20, 6-9 2ndhalf) 12-1. The Growlers pitching staff issued 19 walks to the Rafters, the most walks drawn by Wisconsin Rapids in team history. Wisconsin Rapids’ offense started in the first as an RBI sacrifice fly… Read More »

It’s lucky 13 as Rafters crush Growlers

For CWS July 17, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (21-27, 6-7 2nd half) defeated the Kalamazoo Growlers (30-19, 6-8 2nd half) by double-digits 13-3. The cranberry and gold scored 13 runs on 14 hits while the Growlers were held to three runs on nine hits. Wisconsin Rapids started the scoring show in the second as… Read More »

Rapids claims Valley title with win over Stevens Point

By Michael Kommer For Central Wisconsin Sports.net July 17, 2018 Stevens Point– For the first time in over 10 years, the Wisconsin Rapids American Legion baseball team are champions. The Rangers used a fast start and a big finish as they routed Stevens Point 11-1 in six innings at Bukolt Park Tuesday evening. With the… Read More »

Woodchucks drop tough one to Bombers

For CWS July 17, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game back home at the Athletic Park opening up a four game home stand against the Battle Creek Bombers. The Chucks went 2-2 on the four game road trip. The Bombers offense got off to a good start and the Chucks could not get… Read More »

Woodchucks drop tough one in Madison

For CWS July 15, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into this afternoons game in Madison looking for the sweep against the Madison Mallards and coming off a huge 21-12 win. The game was back and fourth throughout but the Mallards took the lead in the middle innings and held on for the 5-3 win. The… Read More »

Gemza, Simpson earn second-team All-State

CWS Sports Desk July 14, 2018 Junior Abby Gemza of SPASH and sophomore forward Maddie Simpson of D.C. Everest were both named to the second team in the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association All-State selection process in late June. Simpson, the Wisconsin Valley Conference player of the year, led the league in scoring with 10 goals… Read More »

Woodchucks win in showdown in Madison

For CWS July 14, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game in Madison opening up a two game series with the Madison Mallards. The Chucks offense was hot from the start and though the Mallards battled, the Chucks held on for the impressive 21-12 win. The Chucks fell one run short of tying the… Read More »