Category Archives: Amherst

The Rafters announce the addition of Thomas Dyer to front office

CWS Sports Desk January 19, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids-– The Rafters announce another addition to the front office. The 2019 Rafters Front Office is full of fresh faces as it approaches the inaugural 10th season. Thomas Dyer will be stepping into the Rafters Front Office as the Ticket Accounts Manager.  This will be Thomas’s first season with the… Read More »

Brenner, Buchanan, Zschernitz ranked #1 in latest Division 2 rankings

By David Keech January 18, 2019 Spencer— Three area wrestlers top the ranks of Division 2 wrestling rankings, out from WIWrestling.com. Blaine Brenner(106) of Stanley-Boyd/Owen-Withee, Stephen Buchanan(195) of Loyal, and Logan Zschernitz(285) of Spencer/Columbus all are ranked #1 at their weight classes. To see the latest rankings, click here

Stratford, Marshfield, Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln remain ranked among state’s best wrestling teams

By David Keech January 17, 2019 Madison— The latest team wrestling rankings are out from WiWrestling.Com and three area teams remain ranked among the state’s best. Leading the way is Stratford, ranked #1 in Division 3, as they have been all season. Division 1 finds Marshfield moving up to #3 with WVC rival Wisconsin Rapids… Read More »

Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Camp to be held June 21-23 in River Falls

CWS Sports Desk January 16, 2019 River Falls–“Officials Helping Officials” is the theme for the Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Camp, held in River Falls June 21-23. The camp, began in 2005, has provided classroom and on-court instruction to officials who wantedto improve and grow in their officiating, according to the camp brochure. For more information, see… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Kickers and Punters group features some special players

By David Keech January 15, 2019 Madison— With the All-CWS Football Team nearly complete, we finalize the team with our punters and kickers. Check out this special group, and to see the rest of our team, see the links below: 2019 All-CWS Offense: 1st Team 2019 All-CWS Offense: 2nd Team 2019 All-CWS Defense: 1st Team… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Offense: 2nd Team

By David Keech January 13, 2019 Madison— The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. Paired up with our announcement of the 1st Team Offense, we continue with our 2nd Team Offense. 2019 All-CWS First Team… Read More »

Call for officials: WIAA editorial hits the nail on the head

Courtesy WIAA January 12, 2019 Madison– With a shortage of officials evident in amateur sports, a call for those interested in giving officiating is gaining steam. Below is  an editorial that hits the nail on the need for officials, courtesy of the WIAA. If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Football First Team Offense

CWS Sports Desk January 9, 2019 Madison— The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. After announcing our 2019 All-CWS First Team Defense,  and All-CWS 2019 Second Team Defense it’s time to showcase the offense. Introducing… Read More »

Kowalski, LeCerte, Kane, and Trunkel in top 5: WIAA Boys Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech January 10, 2019 Madison— The latest WIAA Boys Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and area players find themselves ranked among the state’s top long-range shooters. Casey Kowalski of Mosinee is ranked #1 in Division 2. Ryan LaCerte(#3) and Jack Kane(#5) of Wausau East are also ranked in D2. Neillsville’s Braden… Read More »

Buchanan and Zschernitz ranked #1 in latest Division 2 wrestling rankings

By David Keech January 8, 2019 Madison— The latest rankings from WIWrestling.com are out, and two area wrestlers are ranked #1 in their weight class. Logan Zschernitz of Spencer/Columbus(285) and Stephen Buchanan of Loyal(195) are ranked tops in the state.  Division 2 wrestling rankings 106 Pound Class New Old Wrestler School 18/19 1 2 Blaine… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Football: 2nd Team Defense

CWS Sports Desk January 8, 2019 Madison—  The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. After announcing our 2019 All-CWS First Team Defense, we now announce our second team defense. Stay tuned for our second team… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Football Team: First Team Defense

CWS Sports Desk January 6, 2019 Madison— The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. We begin with our 2019 All-CWS First Team Defense. Stay tuned for our second team defense, followed by our first and… Read More »