Tag Archives: Athens

Athens spring sports update: Thursday/Friday April 26

CWS Sports Desk April 26, 2018 Athens-–  Athens spring sports update: The Spring of 2018 and ​ Mother Nature ha​ve made it tough to stick to a schedule. ​Thursday 4/26/18: 1) Softball will play Phillips at 4:45 in Athens (field conditions permitting, otherwise they go back to Phillips)​ ​2) MSTR in Abbotsford, 4:30 3) MSSB… Read More »

Athens spring sports update

CWS Sports Desk April 16, 2017 Athens-– With weather continuing to cause cancellations and postponements, here is an updated Athens sports schedule: Athletic Events For Athens April 16-21, 2018: Baseball​: Varsity → 4/16 vs Abbotsford, 4:45 (rescheduled 4/23) → 4/17 @ Abbotsford, 4:45 (bus 3:30) (rescheduled 4/23) → 4/20 @ Newman, 4:45 (bus 2:30) (unlikely)… Read More »

Athens downs Assumption with late field goal

By David Keech Sports Reporter October 23, 2015 Wisconsin Rapids – The Cloverwood Conference has been the source for tough football teams all season long, and with 6 teams earning spots in the WIAA Playoffs, the conference  proved how tough those teams were. Athens and Assumption squared off in Level 1 action, and with a… Read More »

WIAA Level 1 Football Playoff Preview: Athens @ Assumption

By David Keech Sports Reporter October 23, 2015 Wisconsin Rapids – When the WIAA Level 1 football playoffs begin Friday night, SWC 2000 will be the site of  a first round game that has familiar foes squaring off. The Athens Blue Jays and Assumption Royals meet for the second time this season in a rematch… Read More »

Abbotsford wins Cloverwood title with come from behind thriller over Athens

By David Keech Sports Reporter October  16, 2015 Abbotsford – With the Cloverwood title on the line, the Abbotsford Falcons came back from a 13-7 halftime deficit to defeat Athens and claim the conference championship, 19-13. “This is pretty insane, winning a conference title. They are a great team, and it was a great battle,”… Read More »

Cloverwood title game preview: Athens at Abbotsford

By David Keech Sports Reporter October 15, 2015 Abbotsford – Conference titles get decided in the closing weeks every year, and this year, the Cloverwood Conference will see its championship decided on the final week of play. That isn’t all that unusual, but it gets better. Two long-time rivals, Athens and Abbotsford, separated by about… Read More »

Athens capitalizes on turnovers and downs Owen-Withee

CWS Sports Desk October 9, 2015 Athens – In a game that had 4 turnovers and a combined 23 penalties, the Athens Blue Jays moved into sole possession of second place in the  Cloverwood Conference with a 28-19 victory over Owen-Withee. Jake Stange got things started for  Athens late in the opening quarter. His 54… Read More »

Assumption dominates in win over Athens

By David Keech Sports Reporter September 11, 2015 Athens – After Assumption’s 20-14 loss to Abbotsford last week, the Royals needed a win to remain in contention for the Cloverwood conference title. The resilient Royals came back with  a big road victory, defeating Athens 32-6. The Royals faced a daunting challenge, taking on an Athens… Read More »

Tessmer, Rapids softball win Top Performer, Top Team honors

CWS Sports Desk May 6, 2015 Wausau– Top Performer and Top Team voting has concluded for another week. Athens’ Lane Tessmer was voted Top Performer, while Rapids softball came away with Top Team honors. If you come across a great individual or team performance this upcoming week, shoot us a tweet @centralwisco and we’ll take your… Read More »

Top Performer Candidates: April 26-May 3

CWS Sports Desk May 3, 2015 Wausau– As the weather heats up, so do the performances from local athletes. It’s time once again to vote for this past week’s Top Performer. Take a second to look at the candidates and vote, then spread this link on to all of your friends so they can do the same!… Read More »