Badgers and Wildcats in Elite Eight

Wisconsin will play Arizona in the West Regional Final in Los Angeles on Saturday.  The top seeded Badgers (34-3) beat North Carolina 79-72 on Thursday while the second seeded Wildcats (34-3) beat Xavier 68-60. The Badgers won the Big Ten regular season and conference tournament championships and the Wildcats are the Pac-12 regular season and tournament champions.  Wisconsin beat Arizona in overtime last year to … Continue reading

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Badgers and Tar Heels in Sweet 16

Wisconsin will play North Carolina on Thursday Night in Los Angeles as the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament continues.  The top seeded Badgers (33-3) beat Coastal Carolina and Oregon to advance to the Sweet 16 for the fourth time in five years.  The fourth seeded Tar Heels (26-11) advanced past Harvard and Arkansas to return to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2012.  This is the … Continue reading

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14 State Championships For Doorfins

The Door County YMCA Doorfins had an excellent weekend at the YMCA State Championships at the Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center in Brown Deer.  The team finished 5th out of 24 teams, but had a remarkable 6 State Records and 14 State Championship titles including the 8-under girls team that placed first. Cassie Rankin was crowned State Champion in the 25 Free, 50 Free and 100 … Continue reading

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Leroy Returns as Clipper Football Coach

Mike Leroy has been named as the new head football coach at Sturgeon Bay High School.  It’s the second time that Leroy will lead the program as he was head coach for the Clippers from 2000-2002… Among the challenges for Leroy will be to return excitement and enthusiasm to a program that has lost 19 consecutive games and has seen participation numbers drop to approximately 30 athletes … Continue reading

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Cal Ripken Registration Information

The Sturgeon Bay Cal Ripken Baseball League is taking registrations now through Saturday, April 18th.  The league is open to children ages 7-12 and all games are played at Sunset Park in Sturgeon Bay.  There is a Rookie League for 7-8 year olds, a Minor League for 9 year olds and the Major League is for 10-12 year olds.  Tryouts are scheduled for Monday, April … Continue reading

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Legion Baseball Meeting Scheduled for Sunday

There will be a new American Legion Baseball team calling Memorial Field its home this summer.  The Ahnapee Traiblazers now have the Sturgeon Bay charter and they have an organizational meeting scheduled for Sunday, March 22nd at Southern Door High School.  Sam Andre is the new field manager for the Trailblazers… Andre says that the Ahnapee Legion team is open to players from Sturgeon Bay, … Continue reading

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Badgers Play Chanticleers on Friday Night

Top seeded Wisconsin will open the NCAA Men’s basketball tournament against Coastal Carolina on Friday Night in Omaha, Nebraska.  The Badgers (31-3) won the Big Ten regular season and tournament championships while the Chanticleers (24-9) beat Winthrop to win the Big South Conference Tournament Championship and an automatic bid to the tournament.  Wisconsin is (2-0) all time against Coastal Carolina.  Our coverage begins at 7:00 … Continue reading

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Boys State Tourney in Madison

The 100th annual WIAA Boys Basketball State Tournament begins Thursday afternoon at the Kohl Center in Madison.  Three time defending champions Germantown and Dominican are looking to become four time champions, while Brown Deer is looking for their second straight title.  NEW Lutheran, representing the Packerland Conference, is making their third straight appearance. Thursday Schedule Division 5 Young Coggs Prep 59 Washburn 48 Hillsboro 59 NEW Lutheran … Continue reading

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47 State Qualifiers for Doorfins

The Door County YMCA Doorfins will compete at the Wisconsin State YMCA Championships this weekend at the Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center in Brown Deer.  The Doorfins have qualified a team record 47 individuals and 21 relay teams in a total of 151 events.  Competition began Friday evening and continues through Sunday. *Photo submitted by Jeff Norton

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Spartans’ Zeitler All-Bay Conference

Luxemburg-Casco’s Jake Zeitler was named to the Bay Conference first team.  The junior guard averaged a team high 16.6 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game and added 62 three pointers on the season.  Dave Vlotho (16.2 ppg) was named to the second team and Carson Falk (13.2 ppg) was Honorable Mention.  The Spartans finished in third place in the Bay Conference behind champion … Continue reading

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