Algoma’s Season Comes To An End

The Algoma softball team fell to Oakfield in a WIAA Division 4 sectional semifinal Tuesday at Peterson Park, 3-1.  After a single by Andie Vandertie and a double from Kathy Bluett, the Wolves had runners at second and third with no one out in the bottom of the seventh.  However, Oakfield retired the next three hitters to end the game.  Algoma (15-3) didn’t have a … Continue reading

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Week Four In The DCL

Sister Bay remains undefeated in the Door County League after four weeks while Kolberg and West Jacksonports are tied for second.  Egg Harbor and Institute are both at .500.  Maplewood and Washington Island each have a win in four games and Baileys Harbor is the lone winless team. West Jacksonport blanked Baileys Harbor, 2-0.  Tanner Biwer (3-0) tossed a four-hit shutout for West Jacksonport (3-1).  … Continue reading

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One Unbeaten Left In The DCL

Sister Bay remains unbeaten in the Door County League after three weeks.  Egg Harbor suffered their first loss of the season Sunday at Maplewood as the Mets won their first game of the season.  West Jacksonport and Kolberg also won. Sister Bay beat Institute, 7-2.  Winning pitcher Sam Forkert (3-0) took a no-hitter into the seventh.  The bid was ended when Hunter Kallin led off … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor And Sister Bay Now 2-0

Egg Harbor and Sister Bay are both undefeated after two weeks of the Door county League season while four teams are 1-1 and Baileys Harbor and Maplewood remain winless. West Jacksonport edged Kolberg, 2-1.  With the game tied at one, Ryan Tanck sparked West Jacksonport (1-1) with a two out, eighth inning single and following a Woody Schartner single, Tanck came around to score on … Continue reading

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Home Teams Prevail In DCL Openers

The 2014 Door County League season opened Sunday and all four home teams picked up wins. Sister Bay beat West Jacksonport, 8-2.  The Bays scored twice in the first inning and never trailed. Winning pitcher Sam Forkert (1-0) went the first six innings and added two hits.  Stuart Larsen had three hits and Dusty Johnson added a two-run double for Sister Bay, who scored five … Continue reading

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Finnel Is Wisconsin’s Top Finisher In Boston

Southern Door graduate Brian Finnel was Wisconsin’s top finisher in Monday’s Boston Marathon.  Finnel finished 57th with a time of two hours, 26 minutes and 27 seconds.  Finnel is a seventh grade science teacher in Madison.  He was a distance runner at both Southern Door and the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. WDOR Sports Director Chad Michaels’ interview with Brian Finnel:

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Stutting To Leave Sturgeon Bay School District

Sturgeon Bay School District  Superintendent Joe Stutting will be leaving that post at the end of the current school year to take the same position with an Iowa school district.  Stutting told WDOR that he has accepted an offer to become the new superintendent of the North Scott School District in Eldridge, Iowa.  Stutting will start his new job in July. Stutting has served as … Continue reading

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Door County Bowlers At State

The Door County High School Bowling League will send one team and two individual bowlers to the state tournament which begins Friday at Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley.  For the second consecutive season, Sevastopol will send its entire team to state.  Heading to state for the Pioneers are Joey and Mandy Plaszkiewicz, Nick and Jacob Cater, Danny Weber and Jared Meyer.  Sevastopol coach Bob Nelson believes his … Continue reading

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Girls Basketball Brackets Released

The WIAA released the brackets for the girls basketball tournament Sunday afternoon.  Defending state champons Algoma and Kewaunee received first round byes as did Oconto.  Southern Door and N-E-W Lutheran were the only two Packerland Conference teams to host first round games.  The WIAA girls basketball tournament begins Tuesday, March 4th with games beginning at 7 PM.  Here is where the area teams landed in … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Girls Win Fourth Straight

The Gibraltar girls won their fourth straight game as they beat Southern Door Tuesday night, 59-40.  Leading by seven, the Vikings scored the first ten points of the third quarter and were up by eleven entering the fourth.  Gibraltar (5-6 / 12-6) outscored Southern Door in the final quarter, 24-16 with Makenna Ash scoring 10 points in the final period.  Ash led the Vikings with … Continue reading

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