September 23, 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 comment on Facebook and we’ll take your nomination into consideration. Also check out past nominees and winners on the CWS Featured Athlete Page.
Owen-Withee Football— The Blackhawks celebrated Homecoming in a big way, picking up their first win of the season, a 53-14 drubbing of Thorp.
Athens Volleyball— The BlueJays took down three teams at the Tomahawk Quadrangular, picking up wins over Tomahawk, Prentice, and Wittenberg-Birnamwood.
Marshfield Football— The Tigers flexed their muscles Friday evening, when they took it to Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln, picking up a 52-18 win. Marshfield moves to 5-0 in the VFA West and 6-0 overall.
Spencer/Columbus Football-– The Rockets continue to roll, and in a matchups of 5-0 teams tied atop the Cloverbelt, S/C punished Colby, winning 41-0.
Almond-Bancroft Football— The Eagles used a punishing ground game and cruised to a 35-0 Central Wisconsin Conference win over Rosholt.
Wausau East Girls Swimming— East trounced Marshfield 121-49 to remain tied for first in the Wisconsin Valley Conference.
Stratford Volleyball— The Tigers proved they continue to be among the state’s best in any division, as they took down all comers, taking the title at the Bud Nelson Invite, hosted by Abbotsford. Earlier in the week, Stratford defeated Marawood Conference rival and perennial power Newman Catholic in straight sets.
Loyal Football– The Greyhounds opened up on Athens Friday evening, busting out to a 48-0 first half lead. The BlueJays’ 54-26 win improved their record to 4-0 in the Cloverwood(5-1 overall) and tied with Abbotsford for first place.
Gilman Football— Gilman went on the road and dampened Assumption’s Homecoming, throttling the Royals 42-6.
Pacelli Football— The Cardinals picked up a win on their Homecoming, defeating Weyauwega-Frement 28-22, and move to 2-2 in the Central Wisconsin Conference.
SPASH Football— SPASH picked up its first win of the season, a 21-0 win over Wausau West.
Abbotsford Volleyball— Abbotsford had a successfull week, picking up Marawood conference wins over Chequamegon and Rib Lake in straight sets, and then advancing to the finals of the Bud Nelson Invite on Saturday before falling to mighty Stratford.
Auburndale Football— The Apaches methodically took control in their win over Marathon, controlling both sides of the line of scrimmage in a 35-6 Marawood Conference win.
Assumption Girls Tennis— The Royals defeated Black River Falls 6-1 on Thursday, picking up their third straight win.
Who gets your vote for CWS Team of the Week: Sept. 16-23?
- Auburndale Football (47%, 2,715 Votes)
- Spencer/Columbus Football (2%, 127 Votes)
- Stratford Volleyball (2%, 106 Votes)
- Almond-Bancroft Football (2%, 109 Votes)
- Wausau East Girls Swimming (1%, 64 Votes)
- Athens Volleyball (2%, 103 Votes)
- Abbotsford Volleyball (1%, 45 Votes)
- Pacelli Football (5%, 283 Votes)
- Owen-Withee Football (1%, 85 Votes)
- Marshfield Football (1%, 54 Votes)
- Assumption Girls Tennis (2%, 107 Votes)
- Loyal Footbal (1%, 76 Votes)
- SPASH Football (1%, 48 Votes)
- Gilman Football (33%, 1,909 Votes)
Total Voters: 5,831