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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 »

Rapids dumps SPASH, 1-0

By Steve Hill April 16, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids — Soccer scheduling in April may be as off-again, on-again as high school romance, but some things burn hot forever.  So it is with the SPASH-Wisconsin Rapids rivalry. The Red Raiders (3-2-1, 2-0 WVC) got a late first-half score from a surprising source — goalie Miranda Nieman,… Read More »

Pacelli softball falls to Johnson Creek

CWS Sports Desk April 16, 2019 Johnson Creek– The Pacelli Cardinals couldn’t get by non-conference opponent Johnson Creek on Tuesday as they fell by the final score of 6-3. Pacelli yielded 11 hits and managed just four hits of their own. Down 4-0 in the third inning, the Cardinals fought back for two runs in… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: April fools schedule again

By Steve Hill April 15, 2019 After a promising start to the season, Wisconsin Valley Conference soccer has again been put on hold by tricky April weather, including postponement of a big rivalry game that probably got a little bigger over the weekend. Defending champion SPASH was to have traveled to Wisconsin Rapids Tuesday, but… 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 »

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 »