Category Archives: Athens

Area wrestlers fare well at state

CWS Sports Desk February 23, 2019 Madison– Wrestlers from SPASH, Marshfield, Stratford, Edgar, Pittsville, Spencer/Columbus, Nekoosa/Assumption, NGL and Athens competed on Saturday at the state wrestling tournament. Stratford brought home three Division 3 championships as Max Schwabe won at 132 with a pin of Tristan Hammen from Random Lake.  Trevor Dennee of Stratford defeated Hunter… Read More »

Woodchucks announce Ronnie Richardson as new Field Manager for 2019

CWS Sports Desk February 23, 2019 Wausau– The Wisconsin Woodchucks are excited to announce Ronnie Richardson as the new Field Manager for the upcoming 2019 season. Ronnie is no stranger to the Wisconsin Woodchucks as he served as an Assistant Coach in 2017.  He then took one year off from college baseball to head back to… Read More »

2019 WIAA boys basketball bracket challenge: Pick the winners

CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2019 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 2019 WIAA boys basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

WIAA State Individual Wrestling finals set

From the WIAA February 23, 2019 Madison— The match-ups are set for the championship finals of the 2019 State Individual Tournament following Friday’s semifinals at the Kohl Center. Of the 84 wrestlers remaining in contention for State crowns, 18 are former champions and 17 enter the finals undefeated. Among the past champions are a pair… Read More »

Athens blows past Rib Lake

CWS Sports  February 22, 2019 Rib Lake— Athens ended the regular season with a convincing win over Rib Lake, 46-29. Cameron Ford and Liam Weller each had 14 points for the BlueJays. Athens scoring: Cameron Ford 14, Seth Coker 6, Derek Czech 6, Liam Weller 14, Javon Penney 3, Cooper Dederich 5, Daniel Zoromski 2

Loyal’s Geiger and Thorp’s Wicks place 2nd, 3rd on final Girls 3-Point Challenge Leaderboard for Division 5

By David Keech February 21, 2019 Green Bay-– The  final WIAA Girls Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and two area Division 5 sharpshooters are ranked in the Top 10. To say the race for second place was close is an understatement, coming down to a make or miss in either direction. Loyal’s Remi… Read More »

WIAA State Individual Wrestling Tournament preview

From the WIAA February 20, 2019 Madison— The 76th Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Individual Wrestling Tournament will be held Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 21-23, at the Kohl Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis. TICKET INFORMATION:  Ticket prices per tournament session are $8. Tickets are available on-line on the WIAA website with… Read More »

Athens trips Tomahawk

CWS Sports Desk February 19, 2019 Tomahawk— Athens went on the road and picked up a close win over Tomahawk, 78-73 as three Blue Jays scored in double figures. Cameron Ford had 18 points and Liam Weller scored 15 for Athens. Javon Penny pitched in with 13 points. 1 2 F Athens 34 44 78… Read More »

Athens girls open playoffs with win over Tigerton

CWS Sports Desk February 19, 2019 Athens— Athens opened playoff action with a 57-41 win over Tigerton. Kenadi Diedrich had 20 points for the Blue Jays and Crystal Dearth added 15 points. Abby Van Rixel had 24 rebounds for Athens. 1 2 F Wild Rose 21 20 41 Athens 26 31 57 Athens scoring: Lira… Read More »

Athens destroys Tigerton

CWS Sports Desk February 18, 2019 Athens— Athens blitzed Tigerton in nonconference action, 71-29. Cameron Ford had 16 points and 8 rebounds for Athens. 1 2 F Athens 35 36 71 Tigerton 15 14 29 Athens scoring: Dederich 9, Zoromski 2, Ellenbecker 3, Ford 16, Penney 9, Czech 3, Bunkelman  3, Weller 12, Diethelm 2,… Read More »