Category Archives: Cloverbelt

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 »

Columbus torches Gilman

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2019 Gilman— Columbus Catholic raced out to a 17 point halftime lead and coasted to a 79-35 Cloverbelt win. Leading the way for the Dons was Bryce Fuerlinger, who had 20 points, and Jarred Mandel, who added 18. 1 2 F Columbus Catholic 41 38 79 Gilman 24 11 35… Read More »

Colby decimates Granton

CWS Sports Desk February 11, 2019 Colby— The Colby Hornets were on fire all night long, connecting on 66% of their field goals as they decimated Granton, 84-20. Lexi Underwood had 12 points and  5 steas to lead Colby with Alyssa Underwood adding 11 points. Thirteen Hornets entered the scoring column. Kristin Strey and Rhiannon… 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 »

CWS Athlete of the Week: February 3-10

CWS Sports Desk February 10, 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 »

Neillsville defeats McDonell

CWS Sports Desk February 9, 2019 Chippewa Falls— Neillsville went on the road and picked up a 53-35 nonconference win. Bella Opelt led Neillsville with 12 points and Sam Cappadora added 11 points. 1 2 F Neillsville 23 30 53 Chippewa Falls McDonell 16 19 35 Neillsville(53) Opelt 12, Schoengarth 5, J. Barth 5, Moseley… Read More »

Colby girls outlast Loyal

CWS Sports Desk February 9, 2019 Colby– The Colby girls basketball team kept their perfect season intact on Saturday as they defeated Loyal 64-51. Hailey Voelker led the Hornets with 20 points.  Ashley Streveler added 13 and Alyssa Underwood had 12.  Lexi Underwood chipped in 10. The Hornets had just a two point lead at halftime,… Read More »

Aguilera takes regional title; Abby/Colby wrestlers advance five to sectionals

CWS Sports Desk February 9, 2019 Black River Falls–Five Abbotsford/Colby wrestlers advanced to sectionals after a successful day at regionals. Taking a regional title was Joe Aguilera at 170 pounds, winning his title match 10-0. Placing second were River Halopka(!06), Logan Ruesch(145), Chance Clement(152), and Carter Grewe(220). Abbotsford/Colby results 106 Guaranteed Places 1st Place –… Read More »

Stephen and Nathan Buchanan, Tanner Zschernitz take regional titles for Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal

CWS Sports Desk February 9, 2019 Black River Falls— Three Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal wrestlers claimed regional titles and advanced to sectional actional next Saturday. Winning their weight class were Nathan Buchanan(160), Tanner Zschernitz(182) and Stephen Buchanan(195). 106 Jarick Young (26-14) placed 3rd and scored 9.0 team points. Quarterfinal – Jarick Young (Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal) 26-14 received a bye ()… Read More »

Greenwood nips Spencer

CWS Sports Desk February 8, 2019 Spencer— Greenwood edged Spencer in Cloverbelt action, 58-57. Alex Zimbauer had 15 points to lead Greenwood. Brett Kasch had 24 points for Spencer, with Austin Bacon adding 17 points. Spencer(57) Brett Kasch 24, Austin Bacon 17,Nate Karau 8, Trinity Larson 2,Eric Ehlert 3,  Kaleb Brandt 3 Greenwood(58)  Treyton Thomas… Read More »