OnFocus Team of the Week, January 17 – January 23

Marshfield – Central Wisconsin is filled with teams who are excelling and standing out above the rest.

Check out some of the top teams for this past week, and be sure to vote for the OnFocus Top Team!

Team of the Week Nominees, January 17 – January 23

  • Greenwood Boys Basketball – Since dropping a nonconference game to Abbotsford, Greenwood has picked up a pair of Cloverbelt wins over Gilman to move to 8-1 in the conference, a half game ahead of Columbus Catholic. Greenwood has five conference games remaining on the docket, four of them at home.
  • Phillips Girls Basketball – The Loggers are flying high in the Marawood North, with an unblemished 9-0 conference record, 14-1 overall. Phillips picked up a pair of convincing wins this week: 72-47 over Prentice and a 71-19 win against Newman Catholic.
  • Medford Boys Basketball Medford is alone at the top of the Great Northern Conference with an 8-0 mark, 16-1 overall. The Raiders picked up three wins this week: 59-44 over Menomonie, 61-38 against Lakeland, and a 83-36 drubbing of Antigo.
  • Edgar Boys Basketball – The Wildcats are tied for the Marawood lead with an 8-1 record, 12-2 overall. Edgar has won seven in a row, picking up three wins this week: a huge 59-47 win  over Athens; 66-42 over Wittenberg-Birnamwood; and a 77-46 defeat of Abbotsford.
  • Neillsville Girls Basketball – The Warriors played just one game this week, but in a convincing 67-31 win over Colby, Neillsville improved to 10-0 in the Cloverbelt. The Warriors have a one and a half game lead over second Loyal, whom Neillsville has soundly defeated twice this season. Neillsville  hosts Columbus Catholic Monday evening to start a 5 game stretch to conclude season, with another Cloverbelt title looming.

Poll ends Wednesday at 5:00 pm 

Which team gets your vote as the OnFocus Team of the Week, January 17 - January 23?

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at keecherthe[email protected]