News Releases
26
 
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
15
The WIAA Sport Medical Advisory Committee addressed pitcher arm care, wrestler weight loss, athlete energy deficiency and performance enhancing substances.
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
12

Pam Foegen, the pupil services director at Regis Catholic Schools, presided over the first meeting of the 2016-17 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control today.

She becomes the second woman to serve in the president’s role. Donna Thomas of Lake Mills was the first to preside over the Board in 2002-03.

Bernie Nikolay, superintendent at Cambridge was introduced as a new Board member, filling the position in District 6. In addition, the Board also conducted its 2016-17 officer elections. Scott Winch, the superintendent in the Stratford School District, will serve as the president-elect. Ted Knutson, president at Aquinas, was elected to the role of treasurer.

Actions: E-mail | Permalink
11

Led by an encouraging report in football participation nationwide, the number of participants in high school sports increased for the 27th consecutive year in 2015-16 according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations.    

Based on figures from the 51 NFHS member state high school associations, which includes the District of Columbia, the number of participants in high school sports reached an all-time high of 7,868,900 – an increase of 61,853 from the previous year.

Actions: E-mail | Permalink
03

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association, in partnership with Rural Mutual Insurance Company, has selected the team Sportsmanship Award winners for the 2016 Spring and Summer State Team Tournaments.

The winners of the prestigious award are Waupaca in spring baseball, Delavan-Darien in softball, Neenah in boys tennis, Belleville/New Glarus in girls soccer and Menomonee Falls in summer baseball.

Actions: E-mail | Permalink
03
USA Volleyball Hi Volleyball Fans! The Olympics are just around the corner. The USA is predicted to make a strong showing in volleyball in all dis...
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
28
The 2017 summer baseball tournament assignments are now available on the WIAA website. 2017 Summer Baseball
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
26
Click on the links below to access the 5 division softball brackets for 2017. Division 1 Division 2 Division 3 Division 4 Division 5
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
25
The 2017 girls and boys track & field assignments are now available. 2017 Track & Field Assignments
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
22

Menomonee Falls 2, Marquette 0

Defending champion Menomonee Falls (25-10) won its second straight State Summer Baseball championship with a 2-0 shutout over Marquette (27-7) in the final at Kapco Park Friday evening.

The only scoring in the game came in the Indians’ half of the third inning. After one out, Ryan Piontek and Zack Kornburger singled and Ryan Spalding walked to load the bases. Ty Weber, who set a State Tournament record for two games with six hits, drove in two runs with a single to left field.

Weber pitched a gem, tossing a shutout with nine strikeouts. Weber, Cole Mir and Nick Gile each had a pair of hits to lead the Indians’ 10-hit attack.

Marquette managed just four hits in the game, all singles. The Hilltoppers only had one runner advance to second base in the game.

The Indians claim their second title in seven State appearances. Marquette finishes runner-up for the third time in nine State experiences.

Actions: E-mail | Permalink
22

Menomonee Falls 6, New Holstein 0

Menomonee Falls (24-10) blanked New Holstein (20-11) 6-0 in the semifinals of the State Summer Baseball Tournament Friday at Kapco Park in Mequon.

The Indians’ offense collected 13 hits, including a 4-for-4 performance by Ty Weber, who drove in three runs.

Menomonee Falls posted the only run they would need in the game in the top of the first inning on a lead-off double by Zach Kornburger, who scored on a double by Weber.

Weber drove in two more runs with a single, and Nick Gile doubled in Weber in the Indians’ three-run fourth inning. They added a run in the fifth inning on a run-scoring single by Ryan Piontek to score Jake Sutherland, who walked to lead off the inning.

The Indians added an insurance run in the seventh inning on an RBI single by Kornburger to score Piontek, who reached earlier in the inning on a fielder’s choice.

Logan Roble pitched a complete game to record the win for the Indians. He allowed four hits and struck out two. Cole Mir and Piontek had three hits, and Kornburger chipped in with two hits for Menomonee Falls.

Starter Justin Weber was charged with the loss on the hill for the Huskies. He surrendered four runs on six hits, and Owen Olson gave up a pair of runs on seven hits in relief. Nick Andrew had a pair of singles to lead the Huskies offense.

Marquette 8, Oak Creek 3

Marquette (27-6) advances to the championship game of the State Summer Baseball Tournament with an 8-3 victory over Oak Creek (31-3) Friday morning at Kapco Park in Mequon.

The Knights plated three runs in the third inning. After Joey Richter singled to lead off the inning. He advanced to second on errant throw on a sacrifice by Alec Kent, who was safe at first.  After both runners advanced on a sacrifice, a balk scored Richter with Kent advancing to third.  D.J. Ellifson belted a triple to right field to drive in Kent and then scored on a single by Alex Binelas.

Marquette scored a run in the bottom of the third on an RBI double by Peter Ahn to score Jeromy Schultz, who reached on a fielder’s choice.

The Hilltoppers scored another single run in the fourth inning without the aid of a hit. Two walks, two stolen bases and a wild pitch pushed across the run.

Marquette sent 10 hitters to the plate in a six-run sixth inning. Jack Dwyer and Jim Jarecki each drove in a run with a single in the inning, and Jack Shemanski drove in a pair with a double to right center. An error and a walk also produced runs in the inning.

Dwyer was credited with the victory for the Hilltoppers, yielding five hits and striking out six in six innings of work.  Matt Hamilton was charged with the loss in relief for Oak Creek.


Actions: E-mail | Permalink
19

The 52nd Annual Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Summer Baseball State Tournament will take place Friday, July 22, at Kapco Park on the campus of Concordia University in Mequon, Wis. Action will begin at 9:05 a.m. with the first of two semifinals. The start has been moved earlier than the scheduled 11:35 a.m. because of heat concerns. The championship game will begin at 6:05 p.m. Ticket prices for the tourney are $8 per session and are available only at the park.

Posted in: Sports
Actions: E-mail | Permalink
18

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee approved four additions to Rule 3 regarding uniforms, equipment and substitutions at its June 13-15 meeting in Indianapolis. These changes approved by the committee, along with one in Rule 1, were subsequently approved by the NFHS Board of Directors.

Actions: E-mail | Permalink
14

Effective with the 2017 high school track and field season, a participant who assists an injured/ill competitor shall not be disqualified if an appropriate health-care professional is not available. 

The NFHS Board of Directors recently approved all rules changes recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Track and Field Rules Committee at its June 13-15 meeting in Indianapolis.


Actions: E-mail | Permalink
14
High school baseball rules now will require a pitching restriction policy based on the number of pitches thrown in a game.
Actions: E-mail | Permalink

Facebook    Twitter    YouTube    RSS

Wisconsin Interscholastic
Athletic Association
5516 Vern Holmes Drive
Stevens Point, WI 54482-8833
Phone (715) 344-8580
Fax (715) 344-4241
Mon-Fri: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM