Prep roundup: East boys swimming splashes Rapids

in D.C. Everest/Newman Catholic/News/Sports/Wausau East/Wausau West

December 10, 2019

WISCONSIN RAPIDS– The Wausau East Lumberjacks came up with a 99-71 victory over Wisconsin Valley Conference rival Wisconsin Rapids on Tuesday evening.

Vincent Schmitt earned a first place finish in the 50 freestyle and the 100 freestyle to pace the Lumberjacks.

Ben Myszka notched a first place finish in the 500 freestyle.

East vs. Rapids Results

Girls Basketball

Merrill 59, Wausau East 51

WAUSAU – Maddie Krueger scored 15 points and Abby Thompson added 11, but the Lumberjacks fell to Merrill in a Wisconsin Valley Conference match up on Tuesday.

Gabby Braatz netted 10 points for East.

The Lumberjacks were down just five points at halftime and kept things close in the second half, but were unable to get over the top.

Wausau West 56, Wisconsin Rapids 54 

WISCONSIN RAPIDS– It was a tight battle as the Warriors scratched out a victory over Wisconsin Rapids.

Anna Cunningham scored 13 points to lead the Warriors, while Lexie White added 11.

Megan Clary led the Red Raiders with 16 points, while Chelsea King added 14.

West improves to 2-3 overall and 1-0 in the Wisconsin Valley Conference.

Curling

Wausau East vs. D.C. Everest

Varsity girls – East wins 11-1

Everest Team:

Skip McKenna Green

Third Maisle Gelhar

Second Lydia Check

Lead Julia Zamzow

East team:

Skip – Megan Johnson, Third – Cinneidi Comfort, Second – Katie Martell, Lead – Ashia Walther

Varsity boys:– East wins 8-5

East team:

East: Skip – Evan Neigum, Third – Dominic Krause, Second – Randy Vargas, Lead – Ben Blum. 

Everest Team:

Skip John Wilkerson, third Will Vraney, second Andrew Bethke, lead Kolby Piepenburg

Girls JV – East Win 9-4
Boys JV – east loss 2-6