Category Archives: Assumption Basketball

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 »

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 »

Wendler, Diedrich, Lyp, Martin, Leberg, Maroszek named to D5 WBCA All Star Game roster

CWS Sports Desk April 10, 2019 Wisconsin Dells— Six area players will play in the Division 5 WBCA All Star Game. Playing for the North squad are Jennifer Wendler of Owen-Withee, Kenadi Diedrich of Athens, Jade Martin and Kaitlyn Lyp of Port Edwards, Elle Leberg of Assumption, and Cassidy Maroszek of Wisconsin Valley Lutheran. The… Read More »

Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Clinic spots filling up fast

For CWS JUNE 21–23, 2019 – RIVER FALLS, WISCONSIN “Officials Helping Officials” About the Camp: Since 2005, the Northern Wisconsin Basketball Officiating Camp (NWBOC) has provided classroom and on-court instruction to officials who wanted to improve and grow in their officiating. The camp teaches officiating principles and philosophies that apply at any level. Camp clinicians… Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »