Category Archives: Marshfield

2019 Rafters making waves during spring

CWS Sports Desk April 18, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— Before they wear cranberry and gold at historic Witter Field this summer, members of the 2019 Wisconsin Rapids Rafters’ roster are finding success at the halfway point of the collegiate baseball season. Odessa College is currently 28-10 and sitting atop their conference thanks in part to stellar… Read More »

No. 6 Evergreens swamp Marshfield, 8-2

CWS Sports Desk April 18, 2019 Weston — After a pair of postponed games last week and this week, D.C. Everest got a conference-opening 8-2 win over Marshfield as seven different players scored for the Evergreens. Everest (4-0-1, 1-0 Wisconsin Valley Conference) was the last team to get in a conference game, but quickly made… Read More »

Hashimoto scores twice in Marshfield win

CWS Sports Desk April 16, 2019 Merrill — Marshfield junior midfielder Nina Hashimoto notched two goals and an assist as the Marshfield Tigers got a 4-0 road victory over the Merrill Blue Jays in Wisconsin Valley Conference play Tuesday. Freshman midfielder Sophia Gruenling added a goal and an assist, while senior Ryene Zee also had… Read More »

2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball Second Team

By David Keech April 15, 2019 Green Bay— With the 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball First Team already announced, we add to an impressive group of girls basketball standouts with our second team for the 18-19 season. 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball First Team 2018-19 All CWS Girls Basketball Second Team Second Team Breanna Ackley Stratford Marawood… Read More »

From the Braintrust: Bunting is neanderthal, bad baseball

From the Braintrust By David Keech April 14, 2019 St. Louis, MO— For way too long, baseball managers have done what they think is right. Using strategy that they felt made sense, managers have chosen to use the bunt to do what everyone wants, improve their chances to win. The facts show, however, that bunting… Read More »

RiverWolves pick 7th in April 18 NA3HL Draft

CWS Sports Desk April 13, 2019 Wausau— The Wausau RiverWolves will participate in the 2019 NA3HL Draft next week Thursday, April 18th starting at 5pm. Wausau owns the 7th overall pick in the 1st round of the eight-round draft. In total, the RiverWolves have 9 selections after an additional 7th round pick was acquired via trade last July from… Read More »

2019 Columbus Catholic Baseball Schedule

Type Date Time Home/Host Opponent Location Game 04-11-19 5:00PM Neillsville Away vs. Neillsville Neillsville High School Game 04-12-19 5:00PM Loyal Away vs. Loyal Loyal High School Game 04-16-19 5:00PM Spencer Away vs. Spencer Spencer High School Game 04-18-19 5:00PM Columbus Catholic Schools Gilman Jack Hackman Field Game 04-23-19 5:00PM Greenwood Away vs. Greenwood Greenwood Elementary… Read More »

2018-19 All CWS Girls Basketball: 1st Team

By David Keech April 13, 2019 Abbotsford— The outstanding play of area girls basketball teams in the 18-19 season has led to some impressive talent on the 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball Team. Check out the first team, with the second team to be announced Monday. 2018-19 All-CWS Girls Basketball: First Team Player School Conference Honors… Read More »

Marathon, Pacelli, I-Scan, Columbus ranked among state’s best in D3 preseason poll

CWS Sports Desk April 13, 2019 Appleton— With mother nature continuing to make it rough for area baseball teams to get games in, the season is still in its infancy. Baseball Wisconsin has its preseason rankings out, and in Division 3, multipe area teams find themselves ranked near the top. Marathon leads the way, ranked… Read More »

Packers Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer to appear at four Big Top Sports & Entertainment Ballparks

For CWS April 12, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids–  Big Top Sports & Entertainment, which owns and operates four teams in the Northwoods League, announced today that Green Bay Packers Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer will make a statewide tour to their four ballparks from June 25th through June 28th this summer.  Kramer will appear at the Wisconsin Rapids… Read More »

Former Minor leaguer Simmons joins the Woodchucks

For CWS April 11, 2019 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have announced the addition of Kyle Simmons, former MiLB player in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization, to the 2019 Woodchucks roster. Kyle Simmons, 5’11” and 181 lbs, is from Nassau, Bahamas. Kyle Simmons was drafted and signed in 2015 and played three seasons for the Pittsburgh Pirates… Read More »