Category Archives: Neillsville

Woodchucks add four more to roster

CWS Sports Desk May 25, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have signed pitchers Drew Holweger from Furman University, Alec Abdalah from LA Harbor College, and Lenny Gwizdala, a returning a Woodchuck from Northwoods University along with infielder Alex Toral from the University of Miami to the 2018 roster. Holweger, a 6’3” left handed pitcher will… Read More »

Northwoods League offers League Clip Service

CWS Sports Desk May 24, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Dear Northwoods League Friends, Family and Fans, We are less than one week from Opening Day for the Northwoods League and excitement for this, our 25th Season, is running high. For the last several weeks we have been sharing Memorable Moments in NWL history – we can’t wait to see… Read More »

Neilsville defeats Spencer to open playoffs

CWS Sports Desk May 24, 2018 Neillsville— Logan Matson struck out 8 and Marshall Opelt K’d 7 as Neillsville defeated Spencer 4-2 in regional action. Carson Hildebrandt had two hits for Spencer, and Monte Diestler had a pair of hits for the Warriors. Lane Kranz led Neilsville with 2 RBI. Hunter Luepke took the loss… Read More »

Woodchucks announce Share the Glove Grant recipient: Medford City Baseball

CWS Sports Desk May 23, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks and the Northwoods League Foundation are pleased to announce Medford City Baseball as the recipient of the Share the Glove Softball Equipment Grant. With the Share the Glove youth equipment grant, Medford City Baseball will be awarded with softball equipment totaling a retail value of… Read More »

Woodchucks add trio to roster

CWS Sports Desk May 20, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have signed Peter Ahn from Michigan State University and Derek Schwimer and Mason Doolittle from Palm Beach State College to the 2018 roster. Ahn, a 6’2” infielder from Delafield, WI will add to the ‘Chucks batting lineup. Ahn finished his high school baseball career at… Read More »

Rafters to Bring on a Louisville Cardinal, Seton Hall Pirate and Northeastern Husky for 2018

CWS Sports Desk May 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Today the Rafters announced the signing Louisville OF Ethan Stringer, Seton Hall RHP Hunter Waldis and Northeastern RHP Josh Winkler. OF Ethan Stringer is in his sophomore season with the University Louisville Cardinals. Stringer is batting .267/.351/.407 through 34 games. The 6-foot 195-pound outfielder has 23 hits (eight… Read More »

‘Chucks add De La Garza, Hall of St. Mary’s; Stodola and Duddleston of UW Stevens Point to roster

CWS Sports Desk May 17, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have announced that Zach De La Garza and Branson Hall from St. Mary’s University, and Alex Stodola and Tommy Duddleston from UW – Stevens Point, will be joining the roster this summer. De La Garza, a 6’0” left-handed pitcher from San Antonio, TX, will join… Read More »

Loyal boys, Neillsville girls take Cloverbelt track titles

CWS Sports Desk May 15, 2018 Colby—  The Loyal boys and Neillsville girls captured the Cloverbelt East track meet titles. The Loyal boys easily outdistanced Neillsville, 200 to 119.5. The Neillsville girls edged Colby, 161.5 to 148. Area event winners Skylar Ruggles, Loyal: 100 meter dash Hailey Voelker, Colby: 100 meter dash Chloe Lowry, Neillsville:… Read More »

WIAA announces officials’ years of service milestones

CWS Sports Desk May 14, 2018 Stevens Point— The WIAA has announced its years of service award list, recognizing officials for 50, 40, 30, 20, and 10 years of serving as a licensed WIAA official. “Officials are important partners in the development and delivery of sport opportunities for high school athletes in Wisconsin. Without their… Read More »