Category Archives: Loyal

Loyal trims Gilman in 2 OT

CWS Sports Desk January 10, 2019 Loyal-– It took two overtimes before the contest was settled, but Loyal came away with a 98-91 win over Gilman. Tied at 76 after regulation, the teams scored 9 points in the first overtime period before Loyal put up 13 in the second overtime period. Remi Geiger had 28… Read More »

Buchanan and Zschernitz ranked #1 in latest Division 2 wrestling rankings

By David Keech January 8, 2019 Madison— The latest rankings from WIWrestling.com are out, and two area wrestlers are ranked #1 in their weight class. Logan Zschernitz of Spencer/Columbus(285) and Stephen Buchanan of Loyal(195) are ranked tops in the state.  Division 2 wrestling rankings 106 Pound Class New Old Wrestler School 18/19 1 2 Blaine… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Football: 2nd Team Defense

CWS Sports Desk January 8, 2019 Madison—  The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. After announcing our 2019 All-CWS First Team Defense, we now announce our second team defense. Stay tuned for our second team… Read More »

NGL wrestlers defeat Abbotsford/Colby

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Neillsville— Abbotsford/Colby had an advantage in pins, 3-2, but Neillsville won the match by having an edge in forfeits, and won 48-34. Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal (NGL) 48.0 Abbotsford/Colby (ABCO) 34.0 120: Jose Rodriguez (ABCO) over Josiah Horvath (NGL) (Fall 0:42) 126: Zach Klapatauskas (NGL) over   (ABCO) (For.) 132: Kyler Rakovec (NGL)… Read More »

2019 All-CWS Football Team: First Team Defense

CWS Sports Desk January 6, 2019 Madison— The 2019 All-CWS Football  Team has been compiled, and using analysis of talent from across our coverage area, the team boasts a pretty impressive list of players. We begin with our 2019 All-CWS First Team Defense. Stay tuned for our second team defense, followed by our first and… Read More »

N/G/L wrestlers handle Black River Falls

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Neillsville— Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal wrestlers made easy work of Black River Falls at their home tournament, picking up a 57-15 win. Earning pins for NGL were Kyler Rakovec(138), Austin Ruff(182), Tanner Zschernitz(195), and Stephen Buchanan(220). Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal (NGL) 57.0 Black River Falls/Lincoln (BRFL) 15.0 285: Kaleb Dobson (BRFL) over Jacob Baumgartner (NGL)… Read More »

Pittsville sneaks by Loyal 68-65

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Pittsville– The Pittsville Panthers came up with a 68-65 win over Loyal on Saturday. Matthew Kissner led the Panthers with 24 points on 11-15 shooting. Kissner also collected eight rebounds. Sam Hardinger had 14 points and seven rebounds, while Landyn Wayerski had 13 points for the Panthers. Pittsville had a… Read More »

N/G/L wrestlers fall to Menomonie

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Neillsville – N/G/L wrestlers dropped a dual with Menomonie, falling 46-26. Picking up pins for N/G/L  were Kyler Rakovec(132) and Tommy Friemoth(152). Wins came from Jarick Young 19-0 at 106, Sayer Rachu 5-2 at 160, and Stephen Buchanan(220) won by forfeit. Menomonie (MENO) 46.0 Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal (NGL) 26.0 106: Jarick… Read More »

S/C’s Gorst, Newman’s Michlig to head up teams at WFCA All Star Games

By David Keech January 5, 2018 Oshkosh— The Wisconsin Football Coaches Association has announced the full coaching staffs for the 2019 WFCA All-Star Game, held on Saturday, July 20th, at Titan Stadium. Two area head coaches have been selected to lead teams at the event. Jason Gorst of Spencer/Columbus will lead the North Small team, and Newman’s… Read More »

NGL wrestlers handle New Lisbon

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Neillsville— Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal wrestlers handled New Lisbon at their home tournament. NGL wrestlers picked up seven forfeits in the match, from Avery Horvath(132), Kyler Rakovec(138), Xander Hinker(145), Tommy Friemoth(152), and Sayer Rachu(160), Nathan Buchanan(170), and Tanner Zschernitz(182). Neillsville/Greenwood/Loyal (NGL) 54.0 New Lisbon (NELI) 25.0 220: Braiden Pedretti (NGL) over   (NELI)… Read More »

Marshfield voted CWS Football Team of the Year

CWS Sports Desk December 28, 2018 Marshfield— Central Wisconsin football fans have spoken, and in a tight race, the Marshfield Tigers were voted the 2018 CWS Football Team of the Year. Marshfield picked up 720 votes, ahead of second place Gilman, who received 712 votes. The Tigers were undefeated champions of the Valley Football Association,… Read More »