Tag Archives: Melissa Murphy

East takes home The Rock with 3-2 win over West

CWS Sports Desk May 14, 2019 Wausau — Abby Thompson scored two goals and Amaya O’Hearn got another to lead the Wausau East Lumberjacks to a 3-2 victory over rival Wausau West at Wausau East Tuesday evening. “This is the first time in 10 years the Wausau East girls have brought The Rock back home,”… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: Everest raining goals on league

By Steve Hill April 29, 2019 During a month in which rough weather has played a key role in the the high school girls’ soccer season, the D.C. Everest Evergreens have fashioned their own storm: goal after goal after goal flooding the nets of their opponents. With Everest’s 9-1 victory over Wausau East in a… Read More »

WVC Soccer Roundup: Looking good for openers Tuesday

By Steve Hill April 8, 2019 What a difference a year makes. Even with the threat of a major snowstorm this weekend, the Wisconsin Valley Conference girls’ soccer season already has a sunnier outlook, with three conference games getting underway at 7 p.m. Tuesday after the entire first half of the season was cancelled last… Read More »

CWS Soccer Roundup: WVC teams eliminated, but look forward to big things

By Steve Hill June 8, 2018 A snow-shortened girls soccer season that took forever to arrive ended for the Wisconsin Valley Conference’s final two teams in action Thursday, but the future looks bright for a conference full of young stars and solid coaching. SPASH’s surprising WVC championship year ended on a sour note Thursday, with… Read More »

East takes 3-1 road win over No. 4 seed Hortonville

CWS Sports Desk May 31, 2018 Hortonville — The No. 5 Wausau East Lumberjacks turned their disappointment over a lower regional seeding into a satisfying 3-1 comeback over Hortonville in a first-round Division 2 girls soccer playoff game Thursday. Because the top four seeds in each eight-team regional host first-round games and the Lumberjacks thought… Read More »

Soccer playoff roundup: SPASH, Everest could meet again

By Steve Hill May 30, 2018 Soccer playoffs get underway for Wisconsin Valley Conference teams on Thursday. In Division 1, SPASH  is hoping its third meeting with Wausau West sets up a third meeting with D.C. Everest, Everest hosts Chippewa Falls, and Wisconsin Rapids is trying to spend a lot of time in Appleton this… Read More »

SPASH quietly wraps up WVC soccer title, 4-2

By Steve Hill May 24, 2018 Wausau — For a team that had just won its first outright Wisconsin Valley Conference title since 2012, the SPASH Panthers were surprisingly subdued. After the final seconds had ticked off of the Panthers’ workmanlike 4-2 victory over Wausau East Thursday, there was nary a hug nor a small… Read More »

CWS Soccer Roundup: New East coach faces mentor

By Steve Hill May 7, 2018 The weather is relatively mild and so is this week’s slate of Wisconsin Valley Conference games, with the biggest on-field news being the first clash of head-coaching mentor and mentee in Wausau on Thursday. When D.C. Everest coach Lucas Kollross  takes his Evergreens to visit the Wausau East Lumberjacks,… Read More »

CWS Soccer Roundup: Can’t get snow satisfaction

By Steve Hill April 9, 2018 A couple of teams hoping to vie for top spots in the Wisconsin Valley Conference girls soccer race will have to wait a little longer for the first indication of what 2018 will bring. After last week’s snowstorm and postponement of this week’s Tuesday WVC season openers, the Wausau… Read More »