Category: Sports

  • Northern Door Volleyball League Standings

    STANDINGS (through July 7) 1. Blue Horse, 17-1 2. Husby’s, 22-2 3. P.C. Junction, 21-3 4. Roots Inn and Kitchen, 15-3 5. The Mink, 17-7 6. Baileys Harbor Blue Herons, 7-8 7. Wilson’s, 10-14 8. Cream ’n the Bowl, 12-12 9. Wickxies, 9-12 10. Door County Kayak Tours, 7-14 11. Lakeshore Adventures, 5-16 12. Craig […]

  • 2021 Door County Triathlon Results, Photos

    The 17th Door County Triathlon drew 1,600 people to the beach at Murphy Park in Egg Harbor over the weekend to compete in three heart-testing events. In the premier Half Iron event Sunday, which challenges athletes with a 1.2-mile swim, a 56.3-mile bike ride and a 13.1-mile run, Patrick Brady won with a time of […]

  • Pitching is Key to County League Success

    In most sports, you’ll hear this phrase thrown around: “Defense wins championships.”  In Door County League baseball, however, I would argue that pitching wins championships. I know – the pitcher is typically considered part of the defense, but if you look back through the history of the Door County League, you’ll see that most dominating […]

  • 2021 Door County Triathlon Schedule, Info, Course Maps

    For Sean Ryan, event marks a return to normalcy Earlier this year, Door County Triathlon director Sean Ryan had cautiously hoped the event would return to an in-person format after concerns about the coronavirus in 2020 caused the cancellation of the in-person event and shifted it to a virtual format. Ryan’s guarded optimism turns to […]

  • PODCAST: DC Triathlon Director Sean Ryan on Events, COVID, and the Impact of Silent Sports

    Door County Pulse Podcasts · DC Triathlon Director Sean Ryan on Events, COVID, and the Impact of Silent Sports The Door County Triathlon returns July 17-18, which can’t come soon enough for director Sean Ryan. He joins Myles Dannhausen Jr. to talk about what it was like to be an event director without events during […]

  • Door County League Baseball

    STANDINGS Sister Bay 8-1 Washington Island 8-1 Kolberg 6-2 West Jacksonport 4-5 Institute 4-5 Egg Harbor 3-6 Maplewood 2-7 Baileys Harbor 0-8 WEEK 9 RESULTS Institute 10, Egg Harbor 2  Kolberg 5, West Jacksonport 2 Sister Bay 17, Maplewood 5 Washington Island 11, Baileys Harbor 1 SCHEDULE All Friday games are played at 7:30 pm; […]

  • Northern Door Volleyball League Standings

    STANDINGS (through June 30) 1. Husby’s, 19-1 2. Blue Horse, 17-1 3. P.C. Junction, 18-3 4. Roots Inn and Kitchen, 15-3 5. The Mink, 17-4 6. Baileys Harbor Blue Herons, 7-8 7. Wilson’s, 7-11 8. Door County Kayak Tours, 7-11 9. Cream ’n the Bowl, 9-12 10. Wickxies, 6-12 11. Lakeshore Adventures, 5-16 12. Craig […]

  • Strongman Sandstrom Adds to Résumé

    Think you’re too old to lift weights? Think again. Sigurd Sandstrom, an 81-year-old part-time Door County resident, continues to push the boundaries of age. Tales of his power-lifting exploits have appeared in this paper before, and he has now added a new achievement to his résumé.  Sandstrom set a new world record in the deadlift […]

  • Fitzgerald Caps Career with State Title

    When she broke the state record in the long jump, only to see her own record broken 20 minutes later, Abbey Fitzgerald thought she may have missed her best shot at a state championship.  The Gibraltar senior went into the WIAA State Track and Field meet seeded fourth in both the long jump and triple […]

  • Week 6 Northern Door Volleyball League Standings

    STANDINGS (through June 23) Blue Horse swept an intense matchup of previously unbeaten teams June 23 to move into a first-place tie with Husby’s. Blue Horse took all three games against four-time defending champion P.C. Junction, including 16-14 wins in each of the last two games. The loss has some wondering whether P.C. Junction general […]

  • Door County League Baseball Week 7 Results

    STANDINGS Sister Bay 7-1Washington Island 7-1Kolberg 5-2West Jacksonport 4-4Institute 3-5Egg Harbor 3-5Maplewood 2-6Baileys Harbor 0-7 RESULTS June 25 Sister Bay 8, Institute 4 June 27 Kolberg @ Baileys Harbor (postponed) Washington Island 8, West Jacksonport 1 Egg Harbor 12, Maplewood 1 SCHEDULE All Friday games are played at 7:30 pm; all Sunday games are played […]

  • Northern Door Volleyball League

    STANDINGS (through June 16) 1. Roots, 12-0 2. Husby’s, 12-0 3. P.C. Junction, 9-0 4. Blue Horse, 9-0 5. The Mink, 12-3 6. Cream ’n the Bowl, 5-7 7. Wickxies, 5-7 8. Wilson’s, 4-8 9. Baileys Harbor Blue Herons, 3-6 10. Door County Kayak Tours, 3-9 11. Lakeshore Adventures, 3-9 12. Craig Robinson Explosion, 1-8 […]

  • Friday-Night Lights

    by Jason Annis-Wild Friday-night lights: a rite of passage for high school football in Texas for years before becoming a staple for high school teams all over the nation. You can go to almost any high school on an autumn Friday night to catch a football game under the stars, and over the years, the […]

  • Packerland All-Conference Teams

    SOFTBALL Player of the Year: Claire Kohnle, Kewaunee First Team Pitchers: Bethany Ahrens, Peshtigo, sophomore; Claire Kohnle, Kewaunee, senior; Kalista Susa, Oconto, senior Catchers: Karil Cahill, Peshtigo, senior; Emma Hallgren, Kewaunee, senior Infielders: Elizabeth Rohr, Kewaunee, senior; Maggie Sohrweide, Oconto, junior (unanimous); Grace Wickman, Peshtigo, senior; Hanna Wiese, Algoma, senior; Hallie Wusterbarth, Oconto, senior Outfielders: […]

  • Packers Will Tee Up for Boys and Girls Club

    After a one-year hiatus, former Green Bay Packers and fellow supporters of the Boys and Girls Club of Door County will tee it up next week for a good cause.  The golf outing at Horseshoe Bay serves as the organization’s major fundraiser, and event promoter Dave Resch said golfers quickly reserved all 144 tee times […]

  • Northern Door Sports and Rec Launches Registration Platform

    Northern Door Sports and Recreation has launched an online platform and administrative support at for clubs, organizers, instructors and coaches. The platform hosts listings for sports leagues, seasonal programs, single-day workshops, memberships and weekly meetups.  Online registration can be set up for organizers who need to collect registrations and waivers from participants.  Community members, […]

  • Chilly Morning for Reopening

    On reopening day at the Alpine golf course, Egg Harbor stone carver Jeff Olson tried to sculpt a tee shot around the corner on the eighth hole on the white nine. Joining him for their first round at the course since 2019 were (from left) Jim Hamann, Denny Delorit and (not pictured) Mark Dufeck.  The […]

  • 2021 Northern Door Volleyball Schedule and Results

    Volleyball League Returns to County A Courts The Northern Door Volleyball League has grown to 14 teams for the 2021 season at the courts on County A in Fish creek. League play began June 2 after this issue went to press. See the results and standings at  Schedule June 9 6 pm PC Junction […]

  • 2021 Door County League Baseball Schedule and Results

    Bays Storm to Top of County League Baseball Standings Sister Bay breezed past Washington Island Sunday to take sole possession of first place in the Door County League Baseball standings.  Results May 30 Sister Bay 11, Washington Island 2 Maplewood 8, Baileys Harbor 0 Kolberg 15, Egg Harbor 3 West Jacksonport 14, Institute 4 Standings […]

  • Local Athletes Adjust to College Competition

    Southern Door alumnus Derik LeCaptain finished his spring football camp at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis with a strong performance in the Maroon/Gold game May 1. LeCaptain, a redshirt sophomore linebacker, recorded an interception for Maroon that won the game 24-17, and he was named Side Hartman Spring Game MVP along with teammates Jah […]