Category Archives: Central Wisconsin Conference

Rafters sign infield tandem

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters signed the first two infielders of 2019, announcing the addition of Edarian Williams from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Josh Nicoloff from Columbia University. Williams is a true freshman at UNLV. He comes highly recruited with an impressive career at Las… Read More »

Pacelli clinging to conference title hopes after losing to Port

CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2019 Port Edwards-–The conference title hopes for the Pacelli boys basketball team are on life support following a 20-point drubbing at the hands of Port Edwards 67-47 Friday night. The Cardinals entered the game trailing Central Wisconsin Conference-South league leading Almond-Bancroft by just a game but hit only 32-percent of… Read More »

2019 WIAA girls basketball bracket challenge: Pick the winners

CWS Sports Desk February 14, 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 girls basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

Wisconsin Football Coaches Association announces Spring Clinic lineup; Owen-Withee’s Terry Laube to be inducted into HOF

For CWS February 13, 2019 Madison— The Wisconsin Football Coaches Association has announced its Spring Clinic, to be held March 28-30 the Marriott West in Middleton. 43RD ANNUAL FOOTBALL CLINIC March 28, 29, 30, 2019 – The Marriott Madison West – Middleton, Wisconsin WFCA Clinic and Membership online registration is now available! Online registration is strongly recommended and preferred. The… Read More »

Thorp’s Wicks second on Division Five 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech February 13, 2019 Green Bay— The latest WIAA Girls Basketball Division Five 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard finds Thorp’s Madison Wicks ranked #2. WIAA Division Five 3-pt Challenge Leaderboard Contest Information The WIAA will again sponsor a 3-Point Challenge as part of the Girls Basketball State Tournament. To be eligible coaches must enter… Read More »

Auburndale whips Port Edwards

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2019 Auburndale— Colton Wright had 24 points and Cooper Weinfurter added 15 as Auburndale raced past  Port Edwards in nonconference action, 79-44. Wright was 6 of 11 from three point territory and Carter Wilcott led the Apaches with 10 rebounds. Addison Gibbs had 16 points for Port Edwards. Auburndale lit… Read More »

Pair of California pitchers join Rafters roster

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids– Right-handed pitchers Cody Turner and Nick Garcia, both from Chapman University, will be heading to Wisconsin Rapids for the 2019 season, the team announced Thursday.  During the 2018 season, Turner’s stellar work out of the bullpen for the Panthers earned him the team Rookie of the Year Award. The 5-11 rightyrecorded 20.1… Read More »

2019 WIAA girls basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 10, 2019 Wausau– It’s only February 10, but March Madness is here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2019 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… Read More »

Pittsville falls to Port Edwards

CWS Sports Desk February 8, 2019 Pittsville– The Pittsville Panthers got 14 points from Sam Hardinger and 11 from Matthew Kissner, but it wasn’t enough as they fell to Port Edwards 51-42 on Friday night. Port Edwards held Pittsville to just 12 first half points, and while the Panthers were able to outscore them 30-27 in… Read More »