Southern Door Boys Hold On To Win Opener

Southern Door opened their 2015-2016 season Tuesday night by beating Two Rivers, 75-73.  The Eagles saw a double digit lead shrink to two points late in the game, but they managed to hold on for the win.  In his varsity debut, freshman Derik LeCaptain scored 22 points to lead Southern Door.  Mitchell Gerend added 21 points, Nick LeCaptain scored 15 and Trevor Hawkey 11.  Two … Continue reading

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Southern Door Boys Open On WDOR

The Southern Door boys basketball team will open their 2015-2016 season Tuesday night when they host Two Rivers Tuesday night.  Southern Door won the Packerland last year as they went 13-1 in conference play and posted an overall record of 19-4.  Two Rivers finished fifth in the Eastern Wisconsin Conference last season at 7-7.  The Purple Raiders were 8-15 overall in the 2014-2015 season.  Coverage … Continue reading

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Kewaunee Rolls In Opener

The Kewaunee girls basketball team opened their 2015-2016 season with a 55-27 win over Gibraltar Friday night.  Leading by nine at halftime, the Storms defense stiffened as they allowed ten second half points, outscoring the Vikings by 19.  Last year’s leading scorer in the Packerland, Brooke Geier, led Kewaunee with 20 points.  Angie Kudick added 12.  Lauren Kita had nine points to pace Gibraltar. Kewaunee … Continue reading

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Clippers Fall To Blue Devils

The Sturgeon Bay girls basketball team dropped their Packerland Conference opener as they lost at home to Oconto Thursday night, 56-24.  The Clippers (0-1 / 0-2) trailed 31-14 at halftime and were outscored 25-10 in the second half.  Aly Bailey scored seven points to lead Sturgeon Bay, who made just five field goals while hitting 14 of 21 free throws.  Oconto (1-0 / 2-0) had … Continue reading

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Algoma’s Delorit Signs With Northern Michigan

Nine months a year since fifth grade.  That is how much time Mike Delorit said his daughter Baleigh has spent practicing and playing basketball.  That commitment has helped the Algoma basketball team to continued success and now has resulted in Delorit receiving a full-ride athletic scholarship to attend Northern Michigan University.  In front of family, friends and her teammates, Delorit officially signed her letter of … Continue reading

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Kewaunee Wins 120th Meeting With Algoma

Kewaunee scored 18 unanswered second half points as they beat Algoma for a seventh straight time, winning Friday night 30-12.  With the game tied at 12, Kewaunee (1-0 Packerland / 1-1 overall) blocked a punt for a safety and Alex Robinson added an 11-yard touchdown run in the third quarter.  The Storm’s scoring was capped by an 83-yard scoring run by Travis Squires in the … Continue reading

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Demmin Blanks Egg Harbor

This season’s top pitcher in the Door County League helped Sister Bay beat Egg Harbor and take a three game lead in the standings with five to play.  Kolberg moved a game in front of Washington Island.  Institute beat Maplewood.  West Jacksonport moved into a tie for second and sent Baileys Harbor to their twelfth straight loss.  Here are the details: On AM 910 WDOR … Continue reading

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Close, Low Scoring Games Sunday In The DCL

The four Door County League Baseball games Sunday were determined by nine total runs.  That included a pair of 3-2 games, an extra inning affair and a shutout.  Here are the results: On AM 910 WDOR and, West Jacksonport beat Kolberg, 5-2.  After falling behind 2-0 after the top of the first, the Ports scored three times in the bottom half of the inning … Continue reading

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Sister Bay Rallies To Remain Unbeaten

Sister Bay used an eighth inning rally at Washington Island to stay perfect in the Door County League.  Egg Harbor also used an eighth inning rally to get past Kolberg.  Maplewood kept Baileys Harbor winless and Institute shutout West Jacksonport Friday night.  Here’s this week’s DCL recaps: Sister Bay beat Washington Island, 6-3.  Sister Bay scored four times in the top of the eighth to … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Headed To State Golf Meet

The Gibraltar boys golf team finished second to Crandon Tuesday at the Division 3 sectional hosted by Wabeno/Laona at McCauslin Brook Golf Course.  By finishing one shot better than Newman Catholic (347 to 348) the Vikings advance to the WIAA Division 3 State Meet, which will be held at University Ridge in Madison June 8th and 9th.  Senior Sam Higginbotham (80) finished in a five-way … Continue reading

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