Badgers Headed to the Final Four

Wisconsin punched their ticket to the Final Four with a 64-63 overtime win over Arizona on Saturday Night.  Frank Kaminsky scored 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and was named the Most Outstanding Player of the West Regional.  The Badgers will play Kentucky on Saturday Night in the National Semi-Finals in North Texas.  The Wildcats beat Michigan 75-72 on Sunday.  We’ll have Wisconsin vs Kentucky … Continue reading

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Cross Country Ski Report

Report provided by the Door County Silent Sports Alliance Door County Cross Country Ski Report for March 28, 2014 Six inches of new snow fell here in Sturgeon Bay in the early morning hours of March 27th.   The snow is very wet and temperatures are hovering near or above freezing with rain in the forecast – these are not conditions that groomers can do much … Continue reading

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Badgers into the Elite Eight

Wisconsin beat Baylor 69-52 in the West Regional Semi-finals in Anaheim, CA on Thursday Night.  Frank Kaminsky dominted the post early as Wisconsin opened an early 18-8 lead.  Kaminsky led the Badgers with 19 points and 6 blocks while Ben Brust scored 14 points and Nigel Hayes added 10 off the bench.  Arizona beat San Diego State 70-64 in the other semi-final on Thursday.  The Badgers (29-7) … Continue reading

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DC Outdoors/ Matt Straw

Last Saturday, Matt Straw, the former editor of In-Fisherman Magazine and current freelance writer joined us for a conversation on Door County Outdoors.  Straw told us that he’s beginning to work on a story about a new technique for fishermen…[Audio clip: view full post to listen]Straw says that while new equipment and techniques are always hitting the market, some fish might just be too smart to … Continue reading

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Twenty Titles for Doorfins

The Door County Doorfins claimed 20 state titles at the YMCA State Championships at the Walter Schroeder Aquatics Center this weekend in Milwaukee.  The team broke six state records and had 11 state runner-ups and 9 third place finishes.  The Doorfins also had 22 National qualifying times for the YMCA Short Course National Championships that begin April 1st in Greensboro, North Carolina. State Champions Conner McHugh and … Continue reading

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Half Marathon Accepting Bribes

The Door County Half Marathon is full, but you can still get a spot in the race – for a price. That’s right, you can “bribe” your way into the race by making a $250 donation to the Friends of Peninsula State Park. Your entire entry fee will go to the friends group. “We got the idea from the Dipsea race in San Francisco,” said … Continue reading

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Cuba City Dethrones Algoma

Cuba City beat defending champion Algoma 49-28 in the WIAA Division 4 State Championship game on Saturday at the Resch Center in Green Bay.  The Wolves last lead was at 15-13 with 4:48 to play in the first half, but the Cubans led 20-16 at the break and then held Algoma scoreless for the first four minutes of the second half and stretched the lead … Continue reading

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Badgers Headed to Sweet Sixteen

Wisconsin rallied from a 12 point halftime deficit to beat Oregon 85-77 on Saturday at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee.  Ben Brust drilled a three pointer to give the Badgers the lead for good with :53 seconds to play.  Frank Kaminsky led Wisconsin with 19 points, Traevon Jackson added 16 while Sam Dekker and Brust scored 12 each as the Badgers advance to the regional semi-finals in … Continue reading

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Wolves and Cubans in Title Game Showdown

Algoma will play Cuba City in the WIAA Division 4 State Championship game at 12:45 Saturday at the Resch Center in Green Bay.  The Wolves (25-2) beat Saint Mary’s Springs 42-37 in overtime on Thursday with Bailey Delorit scoring 14 points and Kennedy Blahnik added 12.  The Cubans (26-1) defeated Eau Claire Regis 52-39 on Thursday with Chloe Pustina scoring 18 points (5 for 5 … Continue reading

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Wolves Beat Ledgers in OT, Cuba City Next

Algoma needed overtime to beat Saint Mary’s Springs, 42-37, in a WIAA Division 4 State Semi-Final at the Resch Center in Green Bay on Thursday Night.  The Wolves used a quick start to open an 11-2 lead that was down to 23-21 at halftime.  Springs took their biggest lead, 31-27, in the third quarter but Algoma answered with a pair of Baleigh Delorit 3-pointer’s and tied the game at … Continue reading

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