WDOR Sports


Badgers into the Elite Eight

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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

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

Twenty Titles for Doorfins

Top Row L-R:  Evan Smith, Trent Ehlers, Calla Hansen, Cassie Rankin, Julia Michalski, Danica Neville, Natalia Michalski, Katie Norton, Christiana Braun, Agne Zukauskaite, Brock Aune, Max McHugh.
Middle L-R: Race Kasten, Logan Retzlaff, Drew Rass, Manav Jandu, Jesper Johnson, Jacob Norton, Isaac Aune, Connor Thompson, Cole Rass, Mason Bauldry, Macoy Neinas.
Front L-R: Karina Young, Arika Smith, Katie Peterson, Conner McHugh, Katie Kaminski, Erin Young, Molly Banks, Kendra Dantoin.
Not pictured: Ryan Scripp, Jared Klika, Spencer Klika, Julia Kurek, Rohan Patel

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

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

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

Badgers Headed to Sweet Sixteen

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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

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