Category Archives: Wausau

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 »

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 »

NFHS Releases Hockey Rule Changes for 2018-19

CWS Sports Desk May 19, 2018 Madison-– Rules changes related to minimizing risk of injury in high school ice hockey are among five revisions for the 2018-19 season. The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Ice Hockey Rules Committee recommended the changes at its April 23-24 meeting in Indianapolis, and all changes were… 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 »

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 »

West alum and UWSP OF Payton Nelson signs with Woodchucks

CWS Sports Desk May 7, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks are excited to announce that local outfielder Payton Nelson will be joining the 2018 roster. Nelson is originally from Wausau, WI and is currently playing in his first baseball season at UW – Stevens Point. The 5’9” freshman is batting .282 with 24 RBI, nine doubles,… Read More »

Ellenbecker, Barkholz, and Edgar boys shatter meet records at Abbotsford Invite

By David Keech May 2, 2018 Abbotsford— Abbotsford was the site for multiple record-breaking performances, with both individual and relay meet records falling in impressive fashion. Edgar’s Marissa Ellenbecker shattered the meet record by over a minute in the 3200 meter run(11:37.52) and trimmed three seconds off the meet record she set last year in… Read More »

WIAA Board addresses conference realignment at April meeting

CWS Sports Desk May 1, 2018 Stevens Point – The Board of Control approved three conference realignment plans and issued a one-year moratorium on conference realignment requests at its April meeting. The Board moved to implement a football-only realignment consideration for southwest Wisconsin that was amended at its January meeting and given initial approval in March.… Read More »

WIAA announces official licensing opens May 1 for 2018-19 school year

CWS Sports Desk April 29, 2018 Stevens Point— If you have a love for high school sports and have been wondering how you can get “Back in the Game” why not try officiating? Officials are needed in all sports throughout the state of Wisconsin. The 2018-19 official’s licensing application will be available on the WIAA website May… Read More »