West Jacksonport And Kolberg Advance

The two lower seeds in the Door County League Playoffs sprung road upsets on Sunday.  West Jacksonport won at Institute and Kolberg beat regular season champ Sister Bay on the road.  Here are the details from Sunday’s games: West Jacksonport beat Institute, 5-0.  The Ports scored the only run that they would end up needing in the first inning on an RBI single by Cody … Continue reading

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Sister Bay Clinches Title

Sister Bay beat Kolberg Sunday and in the process clinched their first Door County League Baseball regular season championship since 1994.  Institute wrapped up a playoff berth with a win over Baileys Harbor.  Also in week 13, West Jacksonport clinched a spot in the postseason as they slipped by Egg Harbor.  Washington Island knocked off Maplewood.  Here are the details: Sister Bay doubled up Kolberg, … Continue reading

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Baileys Harbor Gets First Win

Baileys Harbor picked up its first win of the 2014 Door County League season and in the process prevented Sister Bay from clinching the regular season title.  Institute won Friday night and is now alone in second place as the Cubs beat Kolberg and West Jacksonport also lost.  Egg Harbor got back to .500 with a win over Washington Island.  Here are the week 12 … Continue reading

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Rescue In Northern Door County

A cooperative effort involving multiple agencies and individuals is being credited for the successful rescue of a Marinette area woman from a rock ledge near the Ellison Bay Bluff Saturday afternoon. The woman, said to be in her 20’s, tumbled off the cliff near the lookout off Porcupine Bay Road in Ellison Bay. Fire Chief Chris Hecht of the Sister Bay / Liberty Grove Fire … Continue reading

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Week Eleven In The Door County League

Sister Bay got back on the winning track by beating Egg Harbor in the Door County League Sunday.  Meanwhile, the three teams in second place (Institute, West Jacksonport and Kolberg) all remain three games back. Sister Bay beat Egg Harbor, 2-0.  Sam Forkert had a big game on the mound and at the plate as Sister Bay (10-1) rebounded from last week’s loss.  Forkert (6-0) … Continue reading

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Institute Hands Sister Bay First Loss

Institute celebrated fan appreciation day by giving Sister Bay its first loss of 2014 Sunday.  However, West Jacksonport failed to take advantage of Sister Bay’s loss as they fell to Washington Island.  Also Sunday, Kolberg beat Baileys Harbor and Egg Harbor blanked Maplewood.  Here’s Sunday’s Door County League recap: Institute doubled up Sister Bay, 4-2.  Down 2-0, Institute (6-4) scored four times in the fourth … Continue reading

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Week 9 In The Door County League

Three teams won by shutout in the Door County League Sunday.  Sister Bay was not one of those teams but they remained perfect in 2014 and have a three game lead over West Jacksonport.  The Ports, Institute and Washington Island were the three teams that won by shutout. Sister Bay beat Maplewood, 8-3.  Sister Bay (9-0) scored five runs in the sixth to rally from … Continue reading

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Cordier Tosses No-Hitter / Chiefs Drop Two To Lakers

Riley Cordier tossed a no-hitter as the Sturgeon Bay Legion team beat Denmark Wednesday night at Memorial Field, 2-1.  Cordier had 15 strikeouts and walked only one as the Bays improved to 8-1 in league play and 10-3 overall. Despite not having a hit, Denmark led 1-0 after an error, a sacrifice bunt and a wild pitch in the top of the sixth.  Sturgeon Bay … Continue reading

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Kita And Willems Appear In All-Star Classic

Gibraltar’s Nick Kita and Luxemburg-Casco’s Caleb Willems both played for the North squad at the 31st Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Classic at Oshkosh’s E.J. Schneider Field on June 27th and 28th.  Kita caught and served as a designated hitter for the North while Willems appeared at third base, shortstop and pitched.  Gibraltar head coach Jay Kita was part of the North’s coaching staff. Kita … Continue reading

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Bays Win Second Straight Extra Inning Game

The Sturgeon Bay American Legion baseball team beat Wrightstown in extra innings Sunday evening, 6-3.  Jason Lindemann’s three-run double in the top of the eighth gave the Bays their second straight extra inning win.  Sturgeon Bay won at Green Bay Southwest in ten innings Friday night.  After Sunday’s victory Sturgeon Bay is 7-1 in conference play and 9-3 overall.  Sturgeon Bay will host the Appleton … Continue reading

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