Category Archives: Port Edwards

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 »

A-B’s Lamb, Kollock; Gilman’s Skabroud ranked on WIAA Division 5 3-Point Challenge Leaderboard

By David Keech February 22, 2019 Madison— The latest WIAA Boys  Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard is out, and three area Division 5 sharpshooters are ranked among the state’s best. Cade Lamb(#4) and Noah Kollock(#9) of Almond-Bancroft are joined in the Top 10 by Dallas Skabroud of Gilman(#10) RANK NAME TEAM 3PM 3PA 3P% 1… Read More »

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 »

Rafters announce open interview dates for 2019 summer employment

CWS Sports Desk February 20, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— Are you ready to follow your dream of working for a sports team? Are you an energetic person with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and enjoy working with people? If so, then a summer job with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters may be right for you! This experience… Read More »

2019 WIAA boys basketball playoff pairings

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2019 Wausau– It’s only February 17, but March Madness is here once again.  The WIAA has released the pairings for the 2019 boys 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 »

CWS Team of the Week: Feb. 10-17

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2019 Wausau— Take a look at the 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… Read More »

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 »