Category Archives: Merrill

WVC Soccer Roundup: Rapids seeks playoff momentum, chance to delay Everest title

By Steve Hill May 20, 2019 With playoff seedings now announced and the Wisconsin Valley Conference title almost a foregone conclusion, Tuesday’s D.C. Everest-Wisconsin Rapids girls soccer game has become primarily a question of momentum. In Everest’s case, it will try to keep a good thing going. Rapids, meanwhile, will attempt to grab back some… Read More »

DCE takes team WVC boys golf honor; Merrill’s Dettmering wins third straight individual title

CW Sports Desk May 17, 2019 Marshfield – D.C. Everest finished second in the final leg of the Wisconsin Valley Conference boys golf meet on Friday but it was enough to give the Evergreens the overall championship. Everest shot a round of 349 to finish with the team title after the seven legs of the… Read More »

Rapids beats Merrill 3-0, preserving slim title hopes

CWS Sports Desk May 16, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids — All-conference goalie Miranda Nieman couldn’t get any saves in Thursday night’s 3-0 home win over Merrill, but did score once to help keep the Red Raiders (9-3-2, 8-1-1 Wisconsin Valley Conference) within striking distance of a league title. The Raiders will host first-place D.C. Everest, a… Read More »

D.C. Everest takes over first place in WVC boys golf race

CWS Sports Desk May 14, 2019 Wausau – Ben Peloquin shot a medalist-round of 72 in the sixth round of the Wisconsin Valley Conference boys golf tournament Tuesday at Greenwood Hills and highlighted a strong day for D.C. Everest overall. Peloquin had the low round by two strokes over Merrill’s Hunter Wallace and the Evergreens… Read More »

Marshfield downs Merrill 6-0

CWS Sports Desk May 10, 2019 Marshfield — Nina Hashimoto scored three goals in a 12-minute span and added an assist to lead the Tigers to a 6-0 home victory over Merrill at Griese Park Thursday evening. Hashimoto, a junior midfielder, scored in the 22nd, 23rd and 34th minutes, with assists from senior midfielder Nicole… Read More »

WVC Roundup: Rapids to rumble, Everest stumbles

By Steve Hill May 6, 2019 With just over half of Wisconsin Valley Conference play completed for six of seven league teams, the league now looks like a two-team race headed toward a final-week showdown. Only state-ranked D.C. Everest, which suffered its first loss of the season in non-conference action on Saturday, has played fewer… Read More »

Everest claims win in Leg #2 of WVC meet

CWS Sports Desk April 30, 2019 Stevens Point– On a chilly and damp afternoon, the D.C. Everest Evergreens claimed victory in Leg #2 of the Wisconsin Valley Conference golf meet. Everest earned a team score of 328, edging second place SPASH and third place Marshfield. Rissell Dettmering of Merrill was the individual low scorer, followed… Read More »

Tuesday soccer results: SPASH, Rapids, Everest win

CWS Sports Desk April 30, 2019 SPASH 7, Wausau West 0 Stevens Point — The SPASH Panthers regained some of their offensive spark and finished the first half of their conference season with a decisive 7-0 shutout of Wausau West on a wet night at the Portage County Youth Soccer complex. Senior Abby Gemza got… Read More »