Colfax Sports

Colfax boys’ basketball night and day against Elmwood/Plum City

By Amber Hayden PLUM CITY — The Colfax boys’ basketball squad hit the road and traveled to Plum City on Friday evening, December 20, with their final game before the Christmas break and squeaked out a win over Elmwood/Plum City 59-52. With the win, the Vikings have moved to 2-0 in the Dunn-St. Croix, just…

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Blanchard and Best undefeated as Raptors finish second in Cameron

By Amber Hayden CAMERON — After going winless the past two years in the Heart O’ North conference, the Bloomer/Colfax Raptors’ wrestling team finished in second place, 4-1, at the Cameron Invitational on Friday evening, December 20. “Beating Cameron in the first round was a big start for us,” said assistant coach Adam Davison. “The…

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Raptor wrestlers pinned by Tigers

By Amber Hayden BLOOMER — In the only home meet of the season for the Bloomer/Colfax Raptors, Northwestern came in and pinned them to the mat in a devastating 20-57 loss last Tuesday evening, December 17 in the Bloomer gym. “Obviously the scoreboard speaks volumes to where we are as a team compared to them…

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Thorp Cardinals keelhaul Colfax boys at home

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The Colfax boys’ basketball team fought until the final minutes of Tuesday evening’s non-conference home game against the Thorp Cardinals, but suffered a 54-43 loss. “We were beaten by a really good team,” said head coach Garrett Maas. “They made some tough shots, and we missed a few too many…

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Lady Vikings continue win streak with wins over Hayward and Mondovi

By Amber Hayden It was another fruitful week for the Colfax ladies’ basketball team as they took wins over Hayward and Mondovi. After a seasoning-opening loss to Division 1 Hudson by just three points, the Lady Vikes have reeled off seven consecutive victories with their most recent triumphs over the Hayward Hurricanes on Monday evening,…

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Lady Vikes top Wolves and Hilltoppers; Meredith eclipses 1,000 points

By Amber Hayden The Lady Vikes basketball squad has had a successful start to the Dunn-St. Croix conference season as they earned two more wins last week, running its record to 3-0 in league play with convincing victories over Elmwood/Plum City and Glenwood City. Overall, Colfax is 5-1 on the young season. It was a…

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Colfax boys prevail over Elk Mound in foul-filled finish

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The Vikings and Mounders boys’ basketball teams met for the first time this season last Thursday evening, December 12 on Colfax’s floor, and after seven fouls in the last minute of the game the Vikings were able to prevail 42-33 over their archrivals in a tightly contested game that opened…

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Raptor wrestling team sees individual match wins

By Amber Hayden The Bloomer/Colfax Raptors were on the road twice this last week with a Heart O’ North dual against Cumberland and the Eau Claire North Husky Invitational. The Raptors grappled Cumberland last Thursday, December 12 in the HON conference dual wrestling season opener, and although Bloomer/Colfax lost, 54-25, the squad saw individual wins…

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Colfax Varsity Dance Team competes at annual Menomonie Holiday Classic

The Colfax Varsity Dance Team (Division 5 – Pom/ Division 3 – Jazz) started their competitive season at the Menomonie Holiday Classic this past weekend, Saturday, December 7. This competition is a non-conference open competition. Each year the dance teams that attend this competition varies. Colfax competed in Pom and Jazz as a team. Three…

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