Category Archives: Tri-County

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 »

CWS Athlete of the Week: Feb. 10-17

CWS Sports Desk February 17, 2019 Wausau— Take a look at the Athlete 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 an individual (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »