Colfax Sports

Colfax boys beat Buffs, fly past Cardinals

By Amber Hayden The Colfax boys picked up a pair of road basketball wins on consecutive evenings last week to extend its unbeaten streak to six games. The Viking men stayed in second place in the boys’ Dunn-St. Croix basketball standings with a 75-50 win in Mondovi last Thursday. They followed that win with another…

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Bears beat Raptor wrestlers; B/C competes in Chi Hi tournament

The Bloomer/Colfax wrestling squad is still searching for its first dual victory in the Heart O’ North conference after losing in Barron last Friday night. The Golden Bears won ten matches including seven by forfeit to defeat the Raptors 55-24 in the January 11 dual. The Raptors had little time to lick their wounds as…

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Lady Vikings sail past Durand in second half to take D-SC lead

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The Lady Vikings came to play last Tuesday evening especially when it counted. In the much anticipated conference showdown between state-ranked powers, Colfax, led by Kameri Meredith, supercharged its second-half offense and applied the defensive clamps to overcome a single-point halftime deficit against Durand to knock the Panthers from the…

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Colfax Varsity Dance Team Dunn-St.Croix Conference Champions

The Colfax Dance Team had an amazing day on Saturday (Jan. 12) in Hudson at the Western Wisconsin Conference Competition. They almost took a clean sweep of the Dunn-St. Croix Conference. Maddy Shipley, McKenna Yingst, and Kayla Scholfield performed a trio to “Let’s Go” and earned 2nd team all-conference and 1st place for their efforts.…

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Viking girls’ basketball keeps Buffaloes at bay in conference win

COLFAX —  Colfax’s girls returned to the basketball court last Thursday evening hosting the Mondovi Buffaloes in a Dunn-St. Croix contest to ring in the new year. The Lady Vikings, who led by 20 points or more throughout much of the game, won an easy 54-30 victory over the Buffaloes. With the victory, Colfax improved…

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Colfax boys’ collar Elmwood/PC Wolves

By Amber Hayden PLUM CITY — The Colfax boys’ basketball team kept pace with Dunn-St. Croix leader Spring Valley, who nipped Elk Mound in overtime last Friday, matching the Cardinals’ win with a hefty one of its own. Tipping off the new year in style, the Vikings headed to Plum City January 4 and tamed…

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B/C wrestlers chewed up by Beavers, pick up pair of wins in Dragon Duals

The Bloomer/Colfax Raptors wrestling team had busy start to the new year with a Heart O’ North road dual last Friday followed the next day by several head-to-head competitions with area schools at the Dragon Duals host by Osseo-Fairchild/Augusta/Fall Creek in Osseo. Bloomer/Colfax made a Friday night trip to Cumberland for a HON showdown but…

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Best is runner-up, Harmon finishes third at Northern Badger Wrestling

RIVER FALLS — In just their second week of wrestling this season, Colfax’s wrestling duo of Sawyer Best and Mitchel Harmon have already had a big impacted on their Bloomer/Colfax team. The juniors both went 6-0 in their respective mat debuts the week before Christmas including unbeaten performances in a six-squad dual meet tournament in…

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Sawyer Best and Mitch Harmon go 5-0 at Cameron six-team dual

CAMERON — The Colfax/Bloomer Raptors’ wrestling team competed in a 6-team dual tournament in Cameron Friday, December 21. As a team, the Raptors went 1-4 in the competition, although three of their four losses were  by eight points or less. Bloomer/Colfax bested Durand 45-18 for its lone victory. The team lost 52-26 to Amery, 38-30…

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Lady Vikings take tough shots in loss to Melrose- Mindoro, bounce back to beat St. Croix Central

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The Colfax ladies’ basketball team concluded its  pre-holiday schedule last week with a pair of non-conference games against Melrose-Mindoro and St. Croix Central. The Vikings hosted the Melrose-Mindoro Mustangs last Monday evening, December 17, in a much anticipated rematch of last March’s WIAA Division 4 girls’ sectional final that Mel-Min…

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