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CWS Super Bowl 53 Prop Bet Challenge Contest: RESULTS

By David Keech February 5, 2019 Atlanta— Our CWS Super Bowl 53 Prop Bets Challenge is in the books. Take a look at how our three competitors fared in this year’s fun contest. Brian Kalish: $890 Taking a bet on the underdog that the game would NOT have a two point conversion propelled Kalish to… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: Oct. 21-28

CWS Sports Desk October 21, 2018 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 »

NFHS announces gymnastics rules changes for 2018-19

CWS Sports Desk April 12, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— New rules to clarify scoring procedures and redefine a balk are among the notable changes made by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Girls Gymnastics Rules Committee that will take effect for the 2018-19 season. All rules changes were subsequently approved by the NFHS… Read More »

Vote: 2018 CWS Girls Basketball Player of the Year

By David Keech April 5, 2018 Green Bay— It’s time for CWS voters to decide who is the most outstanding girls basketball player in central Wisconsin, and we have quite an impressive array of talent for voters to choose from. Voting for the CWS Girls Basketball Player of the Year will conclude Thursday at approximately… Read More »

SPASH boys make short work of Wausau East

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 16, 2018 Wausau – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team took care of another Wisconsin Valley Conference foe when they went on the road and downed the Wausau East Lumberjacks 72-45. The Panthers did over half of their damage from the three-point line, hitting 13 triples in the game. They… Read More »

SPASH chops down Everest to claim sixth straight conference title

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 9, 2018 Schofield – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team pounced on the D.C. Everest Evergreens early and never looked back as they rolled to a 93-49 conference-clinching victory. Everest got blitzed by SPASH straight out of the gate and before they were able to catch their breath at halftime… Read More »

SPASH boys ride second half defense in win over Merrill

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter February 2, 2018 Stevens Point – It wasn’t the prettiest display but the SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team were able to lockdown defensively in the second half to overcome a scrappy Merrill Bluejays team 52-41. “The biggest thing that stood out on our end was we gave up too many offensive… Read More »

Rafters announce Valentine’s Day promotion

CWS Sports Desk February 1, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have again partnered with Bev’s Floral & Gifts in Stevens Point to provide fans three unique ways to present their Valentine with the gift of Rafters baseball. Each package includes delivery by the Rafters loveable mascot Rosco P. Rafter on Wednesday, February 14th. The… Read More »

SPASH starts slow but finishes strong in win over Rapids

Brandon Lang Sports Reporter January 30, 2018 Stevens Point – The SPASH Panthers boys’ basketball team was in prime position to suffer an emotional hangover after a tough-fought loss on Saturday night and for two-thirds of the game, it looked like that’s exactly what was happening. But some timely shots and outstanding defense down the… Read More »