Gold for Strivers Excel Gold Team

The Door County YMCA Strivers Gymnastics Team earned Gold this weekend in Menominee, Michigan. The gymnasts competed in the “Pink” Invitational hosted by the Marinette Menominee YMCA. Along with Door County, competing teams included the Green Bay YMCA, Heart of the Valley YMCA and the Manitowoc YMCA. The Excel Gold gymnasts captured Gold, placing first as a team with a score of 106.85. The Gold … Continue reading

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Blazers Hold Off Clippers

NEW Lutheran remained in a tie at the top of the conference, holding off a late Sturgeon Bay rally to win, 81-77, in Green Bay. The Blazers finished the first half on a 18-5 run and eventually led 70-54 in the second half. The Clippers made it 79-77 but Elijah Meerstein made a pair of free throws with six seconds left to clinch the win. … Continue reading

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Two Rivers Wins at Sevastopol

The Two Rivers girls basketball team picked up a non-conference win over Sevastopol, 39-34, on Monday. The Pioneers took a 33-31 lead with 2:30 to play but the Purple Raiders (11-8) took the lead with a minute to play and held on for the win. Two Rivers was led by Kenzie Graff with 17 while the Pioneers (12-4) were led by Bailey Rikkola with 10 … Continue reading

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Storm Cruise Past Wolves

The Kewaunee girls basketball team beat Algoma, 60-13, on Thursday. The Storm (7-2, 10-5) scored the first 13 points of the game and led 41-5 at the half. Taylor Schleis finished with a game high 17 points while Alyssa Wesely added 13 for Kewaunee. Peshtigo 39 (ot)Sevastopol 34*Sydney Lund 19*Bailey Rikkola 19 Oconto 71Southern Door 56*Ashlyn Delfosse 11, Paige Olson / Kendra Shimon 10 NEW … Continue reading

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Benesh Selected for HOF

Sturgeon Bay boys basketball coach Jim Benesh has been selected for induction into the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Coach Benesh began his career as the girls head coach for three years and has been boys coach since taking over 1995. Benesh joined the 400 win club in February and currently has 406 career wins. Benesh with the details of his phone call … Continue reading

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Clippers beat Vikings

The Sturgeon Bay boys basketball team beat Gibraltar, 60-57, in a boys Packerland Conference basketball game on Tuesday. The Clippers (3-4, 3-9) led 26-17 late in the first half but the Vikings closed the half on a 9-0 run for a tie at the break. Gibraltar went ahead 40-34 early in the second half but Sturgeon Bay answered with a 15-6 burst and took the … Continue reading

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Blue Devils Hold Off Pioneers

Oconto beat Sevastopol, 38-35, in a girls Packerland Conference basketball game on Saturday in Institute. The Pioneers (5-2, 11-2) led 18-17 at the half and the game stayed tight throughout as there were nine lead changes in the second half. Lianna Baxter finished with 14 points to lead the Blue Devils (8-0, 14-0) while freshmen guards Addisyn Viestenz and Kyanne Wusterbarth combined for 17. The … Continue reading

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Eagles Continue Streak

The Southern Door boys basketball team won their fourth straight game as they beat Gibaltar Friday night, 60-53. Trailing by two at halftime, Gibraltar grabbed the lead as Jake Schar hit back-to-back three’s right out of the break. The Vikings would hold that lead until their was six-and-a-half minutes left in regulation. That’s when Southern Door’s Nic Pierre hit the first of a couple of … Continue reading

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Clippers Win Again

The Sturgeon Bay girls basketball team beat Green Bay East, 52-42, for their second win this week. The Clippers played well early, leading 30-4 at one point in the first half. Tori Alger led Sturgeon Bay with 15 points, Sierra Arneman added 13 and Autumn Rass finished with 11. Judit Munoz-Lopez scored a game high 30 for the Red Devils. Peshtigo 51Gibraltar 31*Andie Schar 13, … Continue reading

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Spartans Win Showdown with Cougars

The Luxemburg-Casco wrestling team won two matches on Thursday night. The Spartans, ranked #2 in Division 2 behind Amery, beat D3 top ranked Coleman 38-31. Luxemburg-Casco 38 Coleman 31 170: Peter Kuchta (C) over Sebastian Sauter (Fall 3:10) 182: Cole Klimek (C) over Ezra Waege (Dec 3-0) 195: Trace Schoenebeck (LC) win by forfeit 220: Luke VanDonsel (LC) over Adam Fonder (Fall 1:27) 285: Brody … Continue reading

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