Monster Truck Showdown Saturday in Sturgeon Bay

A monster truck showdown is set for Saturday evening at John Miles County Park in Sturgeon Bay. The event, part of the Summer Nationals, will be held at the grandstand on the Door County Fairgrounds. Ron Woodbridge of 2Xtreme Racing says the first ever “showdown” in Sturgeon Bay is one of 60 similar competitive events held across the country… According to Woodbridge, the event is … Continue reading

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Big Inning Sparks Lakers

Kewaunee County scored eight runs in the fourth inning on their way to an 11-1 win over Gibraltar at Billerbeck Field in Fish Creek on Tuesday.  Kyle Routhieaux, Jake Thyes, Jordan Jorgenson, Mitch Jandrin and Will Derenne all had RBI’s in the inning.  Nathan Yagodinski pitched four innings for the win while Routhieaux and Nathan Giachino doubled for Kewaunee County.   Jared Reinhardt doubled and scored … Continue reading

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Trailblazers Suffer First League Loss

Denmark beat Ahnapee, 6-0, in a Fox River Valley East Division American Legion baseball game in Denmark on Monday.  Pitchers Jack Satori and Derek Umentum combined on a four hit shutout and Umentum added 3 hits in the win.  Denmark added to their 1-0 lead with three runs in the bottom of the 5th inning and then two more in the 6th to pull away … Continue reading

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Rain Shortened DCL Action Sunday

Three of the four Door County League games Sunday were shortened due to the weather.  Kolberg beat Institute in the only game that went all nine innings.  West Jacksonport and Sister Bay picked up six inning wins and Washington Island won in a game that was limited to five innings.  Here are the details: Kolberg scored four times in the second inning as they beat … Continue reading

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Brusky Sparks Trailblazers

Ahnapee beat Gibraltar, 6-1, in a Fox River Valley East Division American Legion baseball game at Memorial Field on Thursday.  The Trailblazers scored unearned runs in each of the first two innings to lead 2-0 and Gibraltar scored their only run in the top of the 3rd on an RBI double from Trevor Reinhardt that scored Casey Weddig.  But Ahnapee answered back with with four runs … Continue reading

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Legendary Coach Schanhofer Passes Away

Former Luxemburg-Casco and Sturgeon Bay girls basketball coach Mike Schanhofer passed away on July 4th in Sparta at the age of 76.  Coach Schanhofer led the L-C girls basketball team to three state championships during his 26 years on the Spartans bench.  He finished out his coaching career in Sturgeon Bay with a three year run as coach of the Clippers.  As a girls basketball coach, … Continue reading

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Lautenbach, McCambridge, Eliyha Win Gymnastics Gold

The Door County YMCA Strivers Gymnastics team won five national titles, 19 individual top ten medals and a top ten team trophy at the 2017 YMCA National Gymnastics Championships held in Savannah, Georgia.  National medals were awarded to the top 8 gymnasts in each level and event.  Ten of 40 Strivers that qualified for nationals competed in Savannah. MaKiala McCambridge (Level 6)–  Bars (1st) Floor … Continue reading

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Ports Back On Top

West Jacksonport moved back into first place in the Door County League Sunday.  The Ports won at Baileys Harbor while Sister Bay lost at Egg Harbor.  Also Sunday, Maplewood won a pitcher’s duel at Institute and Washington Island picked up a home win over Kolberg.  Here are Sunday’s results: Maplewood won at Institute, 1-0.  The Mets scored the games lone run on a sacrifice fly … Continue reading

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DCL Mid-Season Stat Leaders

It’s the halfway point of the 2017 Door County Baseball League season, but only two teams have played the full seven games as wet field conditions have wreaked havoc with the weekly schedule.  Here’s a look at the statistical leaders at the midway point of the season…. **Stats incomplete as Institute has not reported on home games with Kolberg & West Jacksonport Hitting Tom Sawyer … Continue reading

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Cal Ripken Results

Nicolet Bank, Kiwanis, and the Lions won their games on the final night of the Major League games played in the Sturgeon Bay Cal Ripken baseball league at Sunset Park. Kiwanis 3 Rotary 0 WP- Jonas Jandrin K:  Christian Counard- Home Run, Joey Jeanquart- 2 hits, Alaric Urban/Brody Kollath/Hunter Malvitz- hit R:  Sam Zirbel- hit Nicolet Bank 3 Bayship 2 WP- Jack Peterson N:  Oliver Matthews/Aiden … Continue reading

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