Category Archives: LHS

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 »

Local teacher receives 6th annual Skyward Central Wisconsin Teacher of the Year

CWS Sports Desk March 18, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters, in partnership with Skyward Inc., are pleased to announce the recipient of the 2019 Skyward Central Wisconsin Teacher of the Year Award. Mrs. Rebecca Sturdy, a fifth-grade teacher at Grant Elementary School, was recently acknowledged of her award during class on Tuesday, February… 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 »

Earnest and Schires named WBCA Division 1 All State

By David Keech March 13, 2019 Green Bay— Sydnee Roby of Milwaukee King and Natalie McNeal of Germantown highlight the 2019 WBCA all-state team as the lone unanimous selections. Repeat selections are Roby, McNeal and Natalie Andersen of Mukwonago. Roby led Milwaukee King to a 21-4 record and sectional final appearance. The 6-foot-3 senior averaged 14.6… 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 »

WIAA State Individual Gymnastics Champions crowned

From the WIAA March 2, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— The 2019 State Gymnastics Championships concluded with the crowning of individual champions in four events and an all-around competition in two divisions Saturday in Wisconsin Rapids. In Division 1, junior Gracie Holland of Marshfield won the all-around competition with a score of 37.267, edging out last year’s… Read More »

Steckbauer, Bohman share Valley Player of Year honors

CWS Sports Desk March 1, 2019 Wausau– The Wisconsin Valley Conference released its all conference list on March 1, and Quinn Steckbauer of Merrill and Brant Bohman of Marshfield shared Player of the Year honors. Merrill’s Jake Schalow and Marshfield’s Scott Scheuer earned the co-Coach of the Year designation. Joining Steckbauer and Bohman on the… Read More »

WIAA State Gymnastics Preview

CWS Sports Desk February 25, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids-– THE CHAMPIONSHIPS:  The 49th Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Gymnastics State Championships will take place Friday and Saturday, March 1-2, at Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. The team championships will begin Friday at 2 p.m. The individual competition will begin at 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Ticket… 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 »

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.      

Marshfield’s Holland claims two titles, All-Around at gymnastics sectionals

CWS Sports Desk February 23, 2019 Chippewa Falls— Area Division gymnasts competed at sectionals on Saturday for the right to advance to state competition, and it was one gymnast that came away with a trio of titles. Gracie Holland of Marshfield claimed titles on the vault and uneven parallel bars, and she also picked up… Read More »