Category: Sports

Looking for a Door County Silent Sports experience? How about a local Door County high school sports competition? Find those, plus Door County League Baseball games, Northern Door recreational sports leagues, and much more in our Door County sports calendar.

  • Running: Fall 50 Returns, Half Marathon Fees and One Barrel Run

    Fall 50 Returns Saturday What’s the best way to see Door County in fall? If you’re a runner, the answer is definitely taking part in the Fall 50 run from the tip of the peninsula to Sturgeon Bay. The 50-mile run will draw more than 400 teams and 100 solo runners to Gills Rock on […]

  • Harlem Globetrotters Take World Tour to Green Bay

    The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will take their new Pushing the Limits World Tour to the Resch Center in Green Bay on Dec. 28, 4 pm. Globetrotters fans will experience even bigger moments and memories, including a live world-record attempt at each game.  As part of the tour, the Globetrotters will celebrate the 10th anniversary of […]

  • Gibraltar/Sevastopol Snaps Clippers’ 29-Game Conference Winning Streak

    For the first time in 29 matches, the Sturgeon Bay boys soccer team lost to a Packerland Conference opponent. Gibraltar/Sevastopol’s Kiegen Sargent scored in the sixth minute, and a defensive brigade led by goalkeeper Hayden Hoffman held the Clippers scoreless the rest of the way in a 1-0 home win Monday. “My goal was just […]

  • This Weekend in Door: Fall Challenge, AleFest & Wet Whistle Wine Fest

    Peninsula Century Fall Challenge The annual cycling event will take 700 riders along rustic roads and scenic vistas in Northern Door. Riders begin at Waterfront Park in Sister Bay where they will embark on a 25, 50, 62 or 100 mile. Riders return to a meal from Thyme Catering, a beer from One Barrel or […]

  • High School Fall Athletics: Sept. 6-13, 2019

    GIBRALTAR Cross-CountrySept. 7 @ Freedom, 8:30 amSept. 13 @ Spring Green Golf Course, TBD FootballSept. 6 @ Suring, 7 pm Soccer (Boys)Sept. 7 @ Winneconne, 9:30 amSept. 9 @ Kewaunee, 4:30 pmSept. 10 @ Denmark, 4:30 pm VolleyballSept. 7 @ Oshkosh Lourdes, 8 amSept. 10 vs. Stockbridge, 6 pmSept. 12 @ Oconto, 7 pm SEVASTOPOL […]

  • High School Fall Athletics: Aug. 23-30, 2019

    GIBRALTARCross Country Aug. 29 Chief K Invitational, 2 pm FootballAug. 23 @ Florence, 7 pm Aug. 29 vs. Gillett, 7 pm Soccer (Boys)Aug. 27 vs. Kiel, 6:30 pmAug. 29 @ Peshtigo, 4:30 pm VolleyballAug. 26 @ Wausaukee, 1 pm SEVASTOPOLCross CountryAug. 29 @ Gibraltar, 2 pm FootballAug. 23 @ Suring, 7 pmAug. 29 vs. Algoma, 7 pm […]

  • Run the Door Race-Circuit Standings

    Presented by the Door County Silent Sports Alliance, the Run the Door race circuit is a year-round opportunity for runners to collect points by participating in runs held in Door County.  The Alliance keeps track of points. The top 25 overall runners, top three youth runners (ages 12 and younger) and the top five out-of-county […]

  • Back-to-Back Championships for 65+ Team

    John Protolipac of Fish Creek was part of the back-to-back championship basketball team in the 65+ Detroit Masters Senior Games. From June 7 to 9, teams from Canada, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, New Jersey and Ohio competed in the tournament. Protolipac’s team –, sponsored by Carvin Melson – defeated Indianapolis Allison 61-28 for the championship. […]

  • Southern Door Athletic Program Seeks Business Partnerships

    Businesses interested in partnering with the Southern Door County School District to provide a unique educational opportunity for students and enhance the spectator experience should attend an information session on June 25, 7:30 am, in the high school library. The district plans to upgrade the Eagle Gym’s electronic scoreboard with a video display feature that […]

  • Northern Door Volleyball League Results and Standings: June 12

    ResultsJune 12Husby’s 1, Boathouse 2PC Junction 3, Roots Inn 0Nicolet Beach vs. Camp David – postponedDoor County Brewing 2, Camp David 1Blue Horse vs. Maxwell’s House – postponedHusby’s 3, Roots Inn 0 Standings as of June 12PC Junction 12-0Boathouse 11-1Husby’s 10-2Roots Inn & Kitchen 6-9Blue Horse 3-6Door County Brewing 3-9Nicolet Beach 2-7Camp David 1-8Maxwell’s House […]

  • This Weekend in Door County: Maifest & Memorial Day Events

    Kick off the summer season with a long weekend full of events in Door County. Maifest The 47th annual celebration of Jacksonport Maifest is taking place on May 25-26. Since 1973 it has been considered Door County’s unofficial summer kick-off. Festivities take place at Lakeside Park, located at the intersection of County V and Highway […]

  • Framed: Man on the Street

    Andrew Kleidon-Linstrom, Door County’s own “Man on the Street,” glides through the finish line at the Door County Half Marathon on May 4 with grace and style. Photo by Len Villano.

  • Vikineers Blank Roncalli 5-0

    Gibraltar/Sevastopol blanked Roncalli 5-0 in a non conference girls soccer match Monday. The Vikineers scored twice in the first half. Molly Banks assisted Reetika Jandu on the first goal, and Rachel Hietpas scored off of a corner kick from Kayla Copiskey.   The Vikineers put the game out of reach with three goals in the […]

  • Fischer, Starr lift Clippers to soccer win

    Anna Fischer scored a pair of goals and Madison Starr added a goal to lift Sturgeon Bay to a 3-1 win over Sevastopol/Gibraltar in a Packerland Conference girls soccer match Thursday. After a scoreless first half Fischer scored in the 65th minute on an assist from Miranda Olson. Fischer scored again in the 70th minute […]

  • 34 Things We Love About Winter in Door County

    I used to hate winters. Though some friends loved the day when the tourists disappeared, the restaurants cleared out and the shops closed for the winter, I dreaded it. The Monday after Fall Fest was always one of the most depressing of the year. But after returning to Door County in 2017 after living in […]

  • Remembering the Leadership of Nancy Fisher: Pulse Podcast

    Andrew Kleidon is joined by Myles Dannhausen this week to discuss the incredible success of the Sturgeon Bay Soccer team, and an update on charges being filed in a crash that killed a Door County cyclist in 2017. Then Myles shared some stories aboutNancy Fisher, the late president of the Village of Egg Harbor, and the […]

  • Peninsula Century Fall Challenge Photos 2018

    Door County is a beautiful place to bike all year (yes, even in winter on a fat bike), but there may be not better time than fall to bike on the peninsula. Len Villano captured scenes from the Sept. 15 Peninsula Century Fall Challenge ride, which sent riders on a 100 mile trek on a […]

  • Baileys Harbor Autumnfest Schedule 2018

    Autumnfest returns to Baileys Harbor Sept. 21 – 23 with something for everyone.  If you’re a car buff, you’ll want to catch the classic car show Sept. 22. Trophies awarded to People’s Choice, Best in Show, Emergency Vehicle, Louie Oldenburg Best in Show, and Top Vehicle in each category. Even if you don’t have a […]

  • He’s Got the Power

    79-year-old heading to Vegas for world deadlift title Barbara Hillary was a 75-year-old cancer survivor when she became one of the oldest people, and the first black woman, to reach the North Pole. Bill Painter was 81 when he reached the 14,411-foot summit of Mt. Rainer, making him the oldest person to do so. High-wire […]

  • Pro Golf Tip: To Chip or Pitch?

    A common question I always get about the short game is, should I chip or should I pitch? First let’s get a clear understanding of what each one is. Chipping is a shot with minimum air and maximum roll. It is typically hit with a multitude of clubs from a hybrid up to a pitching […]