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Wausau East football talks about decision to cancel the 2021 varsity season

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Wausau East football will not play a varsity season in 2021 after not having enough players to field a team. The decision comes a canceled the second half of the 2020 season due to low numbers caused by COVID-19. Athletic Director Kurt Vanden Heuvel says they’ve been building up to this decision for the last month.
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Wausau East v. West log game canceled for 2021

The annual matchup between Wausau East and Wausau West’s football team won’t happen in 2021, Wausau School District officials confirmed on Wednesday. The Log Game tradition traces back to 1971, when Ted Harenda, a parent of two students, teamed up with three local businesses to create the log trophy, in part as a fundraiser for foreign exchange programs at the schools.
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Wausau East Football Hitting the ‘Pause’ button in 2021

WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) — East Athletic Director Kurt Vanden Heuvel says Monday’s call to cancel the varsity football season was made with input from everyone, including the players. The first-year AD said as soon as they were aware of the low numbers they began talking about how to best approach...
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Wausau East will not offer varsity football this season

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) -Wausau East’s varsity football season has officially been cancelled due to low turnout numbers. The news was first reported by Wissports and confirmed by NewsChannel 7. A release from the Wausau School District says in part: “Wausau East’s High School’s football program is going to look a...
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Wausau East football adjusts after lack of participation

The Wausau East High School football team will not have a traditional varsity football team this year, after too few student athletes committed to the sport. According to a Wausau School District news release, the school will have a small senior team this year that can play both 8-man and varsity reserve football games to the “greatest extent possible,” depending on scheduling availability. Varsity reserve is essentially junior varsity with the understanding that seniors also play in the game.
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