Category Archives: Assumption Catholic Schools

Owen-Withee’s Wendler leads area Division 5 girls on WBCA All-State Team

By David Keech March 25, 2019 Green Bay— Makaylee Kuhn of Hilbert and Jen Wendler of Owen-Withee have been selected as unanimous selections on the 2019 WBCA Division 4 all-state team. Wendler, Alison Leslie of Clayton, Natalie Leuzinger of Black Hawk and Bailey Butler of Black Hawk are all repeat first-team picks. Madalyn Bohn of… Read More »

CWS 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Bracket Challenge: Pick the Winners!

CWS Sports Desk March 18, 2019 Stevens Point– March Madness is here!  Once again, CWS is giving you a chance to participate in our very own bracket challenge. To participate in the bracket challenge, fill out a username and password below, and start picking! 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Bracket is LIVE.  Make your picks today!… Read More »

2019 WIAA State Boys Basketball Tournament preview 

From the WIAA March 14, 2019 Madison— The 104th Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Boys Basketball State Tournament will take place Thursday-Saturday, March 14-16, at the Kohl Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis. HOW TO GET TICKETS: Ticket prices for the tourney are $10 per session (two games in a… Read More »

WIAA state girls basketball tournament preview

From the WIAA March 6, 2019 Green Bay— The 44th Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Girls Basketball State Tournament will take place Thursday-Saturday, March 7-9, at the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wis. PURCHASING TICKETS:  Ticket price for the tourney is $10 per session when purchased at the Resch Center. Tickets for the tournament will also… Read More »

Newman finishes strong to advance to sectional final

By Brian Kalish February 28, 2019 Wausau– With 7:04 seconds left to go in the WIAA Division 5 sectional semifinal between Assumption and Newman, just one point separated the two Marawood Conference foes.  Newman, leading for much of the game, held a 43-42 advantage, but momentum had swung decidedly in the Royals’ favor after two key… Read More »

Volleyball rules changes impact uniforms prematch protocol

CWS Sports Desk From the NFHS February 27, 2019 Green Bay — An overhaul of uniform-related rules and an adjustment to team roster submissions were among the most notable rules changes identified for the 2019-20 high school volleyball season. All rules changes were recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Volleyball… Read More »

Royals complete comeback for overtime win against Edgar

By Cole Walters February 25, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids– The Assumption Royals girls’ basketball team know they have a target on their back when it comes to the regional playoffs. The Edgar Wildcats came into Wisconsin Rapids on Monday night knowing they lost both matchups to the Royals in the regular season, and knowing that the Royals… Read More »

Abbotsford’s Aguilera voted CWS Running Back of the Year

By David Keech February 24, 2019 Abbotsford— In a tightly contested race, central Wisconsin football fans selected Abbotsford’s Joe Aguilera as the 2018 CWS Running Back of the Year. Aguilera’s 373 votes edged out second place finisher Nash Coombs of Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln. Marshfield’s Brant Bohman finished in third place.      

Area wrestlers fare well at state

CWS Sports Desk February 23, 2019 Madison– Wrestlers from SPASH, Marshfield, Stratford, Edgar, Pittsville, Spencer/Columbus, Nekoosa/Assumption, NGL and Athens competed on Saturday at the state wrestling tournament. Stratford brought home three Division 3 championships as Max Schwabe won at 132 with a pin of Tristan Hammen from Random Lake.  Trevor Dennee of Stratford defeated Hunter… Read More »

2019 WIAA boys basketball bracket challenge: Pick the winners

CWS Sports Desk February 22, 2019 Wausau– It’s that time again!  Why wait for the NCAA tournament to fill out a bracket when CWS gives you the opportunity to show your skills at picking the winners of the 2019 WIAA boys basketball tournament? Making your picks is easy!  Take ten seconds to create a user… Read More »

Breaking: Weather causes changes in Saturday WIAA Girls Basketball Regional finals schedule

By David Keech February 23, 2019 Green Bay— Winter weather has continued its hold across Wisconsin, and has impacted the schedule for WIAA Girls Basketball Regional Finals. The regional final games, all originally scheduled for 7:00 pm Saturday, have  been changed in many cases. The updated list thus far: Division 1 SPASH at Chippewa Falls… Read More »

WIAA State Individual Wrestling finals set

From the WIAA February 23, 2019 Madison— The match-ups are set for the championship finals of the 2019 State Individual Tournament following Friday’s semifinals at the Kohl Center. Of the 84 wrestlers remaining in contention for State crowns, 18 are former champions and 17 enter the finals undefeated. Among the past champions are a pair… Read More »