Wisconsin High School Nicknames: a Look at how Central Wisconsin Compares to the State

Marshfield (OnFocus) – Panthers? Check. Eagles? Check Cardinals? Check again.

When it comes to Wisconsin High School nicknames, central Wisconsin is representative of the state of Wisconsin, with the top three nicknames in state high schools also present in our area.

The nicknames used by 10 or more schools in Wisconsin:

Panthers 22
Eagles 21
Cardinals 20
Tigers 16
Vikings 16
Warriors 15
Wildcats 15
Bulldogs 12
Falcons 11
Spartans 11
Hornets 10
Indians 10

Schools all by themselves, the only ones in the state with the nickname?   Our area has two:

  • Royals (Assumption)
  • Dons (Columbus Catholic)

To see the entire list of Wisconsin high school nicknames CLICK HERE

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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 [email protected]