Tag Archives: Blake Milkowski

It’s a wrap: SPASH wins first soccer title since 2011

CWS Sports Desk Oct. 11, 2018 Wausau — What looked like a wide-open Wisconsin Valley Conference race all season now looks like it should have been a foregone conclusion from the outset. The SPASH Panthers put their stamp on the WVC crown with a 7-0 victory on the road at Wausau East Thursday, giving them… Read More »

Perez, Kane help SPASH storm past Everest, 7-0

By Steve Hill Oct. 9, 2018 Weston — The Wisconsin Valley Conference may have had some troublesome weather this year, but until Tuesday night, it hadn’t experienced a storm like the one brought by Ricky Perez, Ethan Kane, and their SPASH teammates. On a night that began with more than half of the WVC still… Read More »

SPASH soccer wins Husky Invitational

CWS Sports Desk Oct. 6, 2018 Eau Claire — The SPASH Panthers won both their games and the tournament at the Eau Claire North Husky Invitational Saturday, downing Eau Claire North 4-0 and La Crosse Central 3-0. The Panthers got goals from four different players in the initial game, including two freshmen. Owen Williams scored in… Read More »

SPASH beats Merrill 2-0, moves into second

CWS Sports Desk Oct. 4, 2018 Stevens Point — The SPASH Panthers got goals from seniors Ethan Kane and Blake Milkowsi on their way to a 2-0 victory over Merrill at the Portage County Youth Soccer complex on Thursday. The win vaulted the Panthers past both Wausau West, a 1-0 loser to Wausau East, and… Read More »

SPASH soccer routs Marshfield, moves into first

CWS Sports Desk September 25, 2018 Stevens Point — The SPASH Panthers moved at least temporarily into first place in the Wisconsin Valley Conference boys soccer race with a shower of goals on Tuesday, downing Marshfield 7-1 at the Portage County Youth Soccer complex. With the win, the Panthers are 4-0-3 and 15 points in… Read More »

WVC league soccer play opens Tuesday

By Steve Hill Aug. 27, 2018 If the Wisconsin Valley Conference had to select a baked good as a league mascot for 2018, maybe the turnover would be a good choice. Four of the WVC’s seven teams have new coaches, and there aren’t enough returning players from the 2017 All-WVC first and second teams to… Read More »

Offense dominates All-WVC soccer squad

By Steve Hill Oct. 27, 2017 Led by Player of Year Jack Kiiskila of league champion Wisconsin Rapids, the 2017 All-Wisconsin Valley Conference squad is dominated by seniors who scored — a lot. Kiiskila, a forward who racked up 66 points on 27 goals and 12 assists to lead the Valley, was one of eight… Read More »

SPASH downs Merrill, 10-0

CWS Sports Desk Sept. 12, 2017 Stevens Point — Nine different players scored for the SPASH Panthers Tuesday as they downed Merrill 10-0 in a Wisconsin Valley Conference matchup at the Portage County Youth Soccer complex. SPASH evened its conference record to 2-2 and moved to 4-3 overall. Merrill is 0-5 in the WVC and… Read More »

Rapids beats SPASH 3-1, takes control of WVC

Story and photo by Steve Hill Sept. 7, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids — The SPASH Panthers became the first Wisconsin Valley Conference team to crack the Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln defense this season, but couldn’t solve the problem of the Red Raiders’ veteran experience, falling 3-1 in the soccer rivalry Thursday. Jack Kiiskila, the WVC’s leading scorer,… Read More »