Category Archives: Newman

CWS 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners!

CWS Sports Desk March 18, 2019 Stevens Point– March Madness is here!  Once again, CWS is giving you a chance to participate in our very own bracket challenge. To participate in the bracket challenge, fill out a username and password below, and start picking! 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Bracket is LIVE.  Make your picks today!… Read More »

2019 WIAA State Boys Basketball Tournament preview 

From the WIAA March 14, 2019 Madison— The 104th Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Boys Basketball State Tournament will take place Thursday-Saturday, March 14-16, at the Kohl Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis. HOW TO GET TICKETS: Ticket prices for the tourney are $10 per session (two games in a… Read More »

Rafters now accepting applications for host family program

 For CWS March 11, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids—  Have a spare bedroom for a future big leaguer? Want to help a young athlete reach their dream? Every year, roughly 45 elite college baseball players come to Wisconsin Rapids from all around the country, to better their baseball skills and showcase their talent in the Northwoods League.… Read More »

Wisconsin Woodchucks sign Mizzou’s Swanger, Vierling for 2019

CWS Sports Desk March 10, 2019 Wausau– The Wisconsin Woodchucks are introducing two Mizzou players to their 2019 roster. Freshman, Cameron Swanger, and Sophomore, Mark Vierling, will be joining the Woodchucks in the upcoming season. Cameron Swanger, a 6’5”, 210 lb. freshman grew up in Loveland, Ohio and was All-American three years in a row… Read More »

State semifinal slips away from Newman

By Cole Walters and Brian Kalish March 8, 2019 Green Bay– The Wausau Newman Fighting Cardinals took on the undefeated Clayton Bears in a state semifinal matchup on Friday morning. In a game that saw the Cardinals lead for 31 minutes and as many as 12 points with 12 minutes to go, the Cardinals saw… Read More »

WIAA state girls basketball tournament preview

From the WIAA March 6, 2019 Green Bay— The 44th Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Girls Basketball State Tournament will take place Thursday-Saturday, March 7-9, at the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wis. PURCHASING TICKETS:  Ticket price for the tourney is $10 per session when purchased at the Resch Center. Tickets for the tournament will also… Read More »

Video: Players share thoughts on senior Mackenzie Krach

CWS Sports Desk March 5, 2019 Wausau– The Newman Cardinals are heading to state and CWS gives you a behind the scenes look at the Cardinals’ lone senior Mackenzie Krach.  How good of a dancer is Krach?  What does “gummies” mean?  Who keeps Julia Seidel in line?  Find the answers to these questions as well as… Read More »

Newman topples Wausaukee to return to state

By Cole Walters and Brian Kalish March 2, 2019 Wausau– The venue was different, the opposing team was different, but the result was the same. The Newman Cardinals faced off against Wausaukee in the WIAA Division 5 sectional championship at Wausau East on Saturday and, much like their 2018 sectional final tilt against Gillett, Newman controlled… Read More »