Category Archives: SPASH Girls Soccer

Gemza, Simpson earn second-team All-State

CWS Sports Desk July 14, 2018 Junior Abby Gemza of SPASH and sophomore forward Maddie Simpson of D.C. Everest were both named to the second team in the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association All-State selection process in late June. Simpson, the Wisconsin Valley Conference player of the year, led the league in scoring with 10 goals… Read More »

CWS Soccer Roundup: WVC teams eliminated, but look forward to big things

By Steve Hill June 8, 2018 A snow-shortened girls soccer season that took forever to arrive ended for the Wisconsin Valley Conference’s final two teams in action Thursday, but the future looks bright for a conference full of young stars and solid coaching. SPASH’s surprising WVC championship year ended on a sour note Thursday, with… Read More »

SPASH heads up youthful All-WVC girls soccer team

CWS Sports Desk June 3, 2018 Four SPASH juniors and high-scoring sophomores Maddie Simpson of D.C. Everest and Nina Hashimoto of Marshfield highlight the youngest All-Wisconsin Valley Conference girls soccer first team in the last half-decade. Abby Gemza, Lauren Johnson, Madisyn Rogan and Julia Moder helped lead SPASH to its first outright conference title since… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: May 27-June 3

June 3, 2018 Wausau— Take a look at the CWS Team of the Week candidates and vote today! Voting ends on Wednesday at approximately 5 p.m. If you come across a great performance this upcoming week and feel that a team (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a comment on Facebook and… Read More »

SPASH takes regional soccer title on penalty shootout

By Steve Hill June 2, 2018 Weston — The third time isn’t always a charm. In some cases, it’s proof. The road to girls soccer titles in Central Wisconsin runs though Weston, and the SPASH Panthers showed it is a route they’re not afraid to take, downing the D.C. Everest Evergreens 5-4 on a penalty… Read More »

SPASH sneaks past Wausau West, 2-1

By Steve Hill May 31, 2018 Stevens Point — Most sports can claim to be games of inches, but Thursday’s SPASH-Wausau West Division 1 girls soccer playoff game was decided by both inches and perhaps split-seconds. Despite dominating the first half, SPASH fell behind 1-0 on a goal that many couldn’t believe was a goal.… Read More »

Soccer playoff roundup: SPASH, Everest could meet again

By Steve Hill May 30, 2018 Soccer playoffs get underway for Wisconsin Valley Conference teams on Thursday. In Division 1, SPASH  is hoping its third meeting with Wausau West sets up a third meeting with D.C. Everest, Everest hosts Chippewa Falls, and Wisconsin Rapids is trying to spend a lot of time in Appleton this… Read More »

CWS Team of the Week: May 20-27

May 27, 2018 Wausau— Take a look at the CWS Team of the Week candidates and vote today! Voting ends on Wednesday at approximately 5 p.m. If you come across a great performance this upcoming week and feel that a team (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a comment on Facebook and… Read More »

CWS Athlete of the Week: May 20-27

May 27, 2018 Wausau— Take a look at the CWS Athlete of the Week candidates and vote today! Voting ends on Wednesday at approximately 5 p.m. If you come across a great performance this upcoming week and feel that an athlete (or two) should be recognized, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco or drop us a comment on Facebook and… Read More »

WVC teams fare poorly in regional playoff seedings

CWS Sports Desk May 25, 2018 The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association released its girls soccer playoff seedings Thursday, with SPASH Panthers’ surprise WVC championship seeming to help their playoff seeding but probably hurting other teams in the conference. Despite tying the region’s ultimate No. 1 seed, Eau Claire Memorial, on Memorial’s home turf in April… Read More »

SPASH quietly wraps up WVC soccer title, 4-2

By Steve Hill May 24, 2018 Wausau — For a team that had just won its first outright Wisconsin Valley Conference title since 2012, the SPASH Panthers were surprisingly subdued. After the final seconds had ticked off of the Panthers’ workmanlike 4-2 victory over Wausau East Thursday, there was nary a hug nor a small… Read More »