Category Archives: Nekoosa

2018 CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 6

AWAY HOME Marion/Tigerton (forfeit) 0 Pittsville 2   (See below for Pittsville vs. Clear Lake )  Clear Lake 24  Pittsville  28 The Panthers pick up a game vs. Clear Lake after the forfeit win, Sam Hardinger scoring three touchdowns to move Pittsville to 7-0. Altoona 7 Neillsville/Granton 14 Stanley-Boyd 14 Osseo-Fairchild 12  S-B moves to… Read More »

Hauser named chairperson of NFHSA Gymnastics Rules Committee

CWS Sports Desk September 13, 2018 STEVENS POINT — Stephanie Hauser, assistant director of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association, will serve a six-year term as the chair of the National Federation of State High School Association Gymnastics Rules Committee beginning this fall. The position encompasses considerable responsibility and commitment. The committee is responsible to review and… Read More »

2018 Rafters season in review

CWS Sports Desk September 6, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids – After a record-setting 52-20 2017 campaign, the Rafters had high expectations for 2018. While the cranberry and gold failed to make their third consecutive postseason appearance, the club saw multiple players signed by major league teams and set forth a winning record at Witter Field for a… Read More »

NFHS reports increase in High School athletics participation

CWS Sports Desk August 28, 2018 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Led by an additional 15,009 participants in girls sports programs, the overall number of participants in high school sports increased for the 29th consecutive year in 2017-18, according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations. The… Read More »

WIAA Board of Control elects officers, votes on action items

CWS Sports Desk August 26, 2018 Stevens Point— Eric Coleman, student services supervisor of Milwaukee Public Schools, presided over the first meeting of the 2018-19 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control today. The Board conducted its 2018-19 officer elections. Dennis Birr, superintendent of the New Lisbon School District, will serve as the president-elect, and… Read More »

2018 CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 2

AWAY HOME Edgar   43 Mondovi 3 Kimberly 42 Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln 0 Kimberly throttles WR after dropping last week’s season-opener to Fondy. Flambeau   43 Tri-County   12 Hudson 48 SPASH 20 Hudson handles SPASH in the Panthers’ season opener. Iola-Scandinavia 21 Marathon 0 Rio 6 Almond-Bancroft 44 Jackson Beggs has four touchdowns as… Read More »

2018 CWS Football Scoreboard: Week 1

AWAY HOME Tri-County 6 Rio 64 Assumption 6 Dominican 9 Four turnovers spell doom for the Royals as Dominican wins by a field goal. Crandon 0 Abbotsford 78 Pretty good start to the season for Abby both offensively and defensively. SPASH 6 Neenah 24 SPASH gets an early score from Jack Kelly, but can’t contain… Read More »

Rafters win season finale

For CWS August 13, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (34-37, 19-17 2nd half) defeated the Green Bay Bullfrogs (38-44, 16-20 2nd half) 8-3 in the 2018 season finale. The Rafters took the lead in the first and never looked back, holding the lead with a plethora of offense. The cranberry and gold got the party… Read More »

Lantz Wheeler to offer pitching clinic in Rapids

CWS Sports Desk August 13, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– Adam Mrozek Pitching and Hitting is bringing renouned pitching coach Lantz Wheeler to Blaser’s Pitch and Hit in Wisconsin Rapids on September 29-30. Wheeler’s pitching clinic will run from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. on those dates. Those interested in attending or looking for more information can contact Mrozek through his… Read More »