Colfax Sports

Three golfers return to Colfax team

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Colfax High School golf team coach Mike Dombrowski is pleased to have three golfers returning this spring. “Richard Stehling and Treyton Tiege have played for four years and are our best golfers. They are high quality kids, too, and hard workers,” said Dombrowski, who is in his second season…

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Colfax softball returning eight players

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — Colfax High School softball head coach John Dickinsen says the strength of the girls’ team this year will be the experience of the returning players. With eight returning players, “we have a lot of experience back and will lean on those players to help our younger girls grow,” Dickinsen…

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Viking boys start hot, cool off in regional loss to Hilltoppers

By Cara L. Dempski GLENWOOD CITY — Colfax’s boys’ basketball team could have knuckled under and given up after losing both Treyton Teige and George Scharlau, but it did not. The Vikings may have picked up just two wins in the time between losing two of their top players and the start of tournament season,…

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Colfax boys fall to Durand, finish conference at .500

By Cara L. Dempski DURAND — There was one point in the 2017-2018 season when Colfax was looking at a potential Dunn-St. Croix championship. But that was before losing senior Treyton Teige for several games due to a sprained ankle, and then junior George Scharlau for the season due to a broken arm. The Vikings…

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Colfax 6th grade girls compete in state basketball tourney

The Colfax 6th grade girls basketball team participated in the Wisconsin State Invitational Championship Tournament hosted by Manitowoc and Merrill on February 10 and 11, 2018.  This elite tournament, which is organized by The Great Northwest Basketball League, brought together 77 of the top community-based 6th grade girls basketball teams from all across the State…

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Harmon finishes fourth in sectional wrestling meet

AMERY — Colfax sophomore Mitchel Harmon came up just short in his bid for a berth in this week’s state wrestling tournament. Harmon, the Bloomer/Colfax squad’s  lone representative in the WIAA Division 2 Individual Wrestling Sectional held at Amery High School last Saturday, February 17, finished fourth in the 132-pound weight class after going 2-2…

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Lady Vikings win nail-biter against Ramblers, fall to Panthers

By Cara L. Dempski COLFAX — Home is a source of comfort for many people worldwide. Which probably makes it a very good thing the Colfax girls’ basketball team played its final two regular-season games on its home court last week. The Vikings started out with a home contest against non-conference foe Eau Claire Regis…

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