Category Archives: Tri-County

Rafters announce 2019 weekly promotions

For CWS May 12, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.- The Rafters have announced the 2019 season’s weekly promotional schedule. This year they are adding two promotions to the already packed weekly schedule for the upcoming season. All Sunday games this season will offer the McCain Foods Family Pack. For only $42, a family will… Read More »

Assumption, Tri County, Almond-Bancroft ranked among state’s best in latest D5 WFSCA poll

CWS Sports Desk April 26, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— The latest poll out from the Wisconsin Fast Pitch Coaches Association is out, and three area teams are among the state’s best in Division 5. Leading the way is Assumption, ranked #2. Tri County is ranked #10, with Almond-Bancroft receiving Honorable Mention. DIVISION 5 RANK TEAM RECORD… Read More »

Williams Mock: Packers find future stars in first round

By Scott Williams April 23, 2019 STEVENS POINT – Call me stubborn, or just not very bright, but it’s time to take another crack at predicting the first round of the NFL Draft, or Christmas in April. When NFL teams, and most importantly the Green Bay Packers, get all kinds of brand new presents to… Read More »

From the Braintrust: 3 person officiating crews just don’t measure up

From the Braintrust By David Keech April 15, 2019 Abbotsford— More is better, but definitely not when it comes to officiating basketball. High school basketball in Wisconsin has seen a big increase in the number of three person officiating crews, something that was looked at as an improvement. The reasons are simple. In the postseason,… Read More »

2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball Second Team

By David Keech April 15, 2019 Green Bay— With the 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball First Team already announced, we add to an impressive group of girls basketball standouts with our second team for the 18-19 season. 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball First Team 2018-19 All CWS Girls Basketball Second Team Second Team Breanna Ackley Stratford Marawood… Read More »

From the Braintrust: Bunting is neanderthal, bad baseball

From the Braintrust By David Keech April 14, 2019 St. Louis, MO— For way too long, baseball managers have done what they think is right. Using strategy that they felt made sense, managers have chosen to use the bunt to do what everyone wants, improve their chances to win. The facts show, however, that bunting… Read More »

2018-19 All CWS Girls Basketball: 1st Team

By David Keech April 13, 2019 Abbotsford— The outstanding play of area girls basketball teams in the 18-19 season has led to some impressive talent on the 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball Team. Check out the first team, with the second team to be announced Monday. 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball: First Team Player School Conference Honors… Read More »

2019 Tri-County Track Schedule

Type Date Time Home/Host Opponent Location Comments Meet 03-15-19 4:30PM Green Lake/Princeton Away vs. Green Lake/Princeton, Algoma, Campbellsport, Fall River, Laconia, Markesan, Mayville, Palmyra-Eagle, Valley Christian School, Columbus Ripon College – Willmore Center Coed Meet Indoor Meet 03-29-19 4:00PM Rosholt Away vs. Rosholt, Adams/Friendship, Assumption, Auburndale, Columbus Catholic Schools (WI), Gillett, Gresham/Bowler, Iola-Scandinavia, Kewaunee, Lourdes… Read More »

Packers Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer to appear at four Big Top Sports & Entertainment Ballparks

For CWS April 12, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids–  Big Top Sports & Entertainment, which owns and operates four teams in the Northwoods League, announced today that Green Bay Packers Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer will make a statewide tour to their four ballparks from June 25th through June 28th this summer.  Kramer will appear at the Wisconsin Rapids… Read More »