Southern Door Softball Opens With Road Win

The Southern Door softball team opened their 2015 season with a win over the defending champion in the Packerland Conference as the Eagles won at Oconto Thursday, 9-7.  Tied at two after the opening inning, Southern Door would score twice in the second, once in the third and two more times in the fifth to build a 7-2 lead.  Oconto would make it close with … Continue reading

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Badgers and Wildcats in Semifinals

For the second year in a row, Wisconsin plays Kentucky in the National Semifinals of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.  The Badgers (35-3) had tournament wins over Coastal Carolina, Oregon and North Carolina before making 10 of 12 three pointers in the second half to beat Arizona, 85-78, in the regional finals on Saturday.  The Wildcats (38-0) had tournament wins over Hampton, Cincinnati and West Virginia … Continue reading

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Spartans Beat Wolves

Luxemburg-Casco beat Algoma 10-0 in 6 innings in the season opener for both teams at Casco Village Park on Tuesday.  Spartans pitchers Logan Joniaux and Jake Thyes combined on a one hitter and struck out 12.  Will Simonar singled and doubled and drove in a pair for L-C and Aaron Thiry added a pair of hits.  Nathan Giachino added 3 RBI’s and Kyle Routhieaux, Shaffer … Continue reading

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Sports Schedule Changes

Baseball and softball fields are not ready for game action and officials are making changes to their schedules.  In Door County, the biggest issue appears to be that the frost is still in the ground. Here’s a list of the games that have been postponed or changed…. Monday Softball Mishicot vs Southern Door (ppd) Chilton at Kewaunee (ppd) Tuesday Baseball Gibraltar vs Reedsville (will be … Continue reading

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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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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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