Category: Sports

  • Southern Door Wrestling Returns to the Mat

    Southern Door finished third out of six teams competing in the Schoenherr Duals wrestling meet in Stratford Dec. 4. It was the first varsity tournament for more than half of the Southern Door team members.“The duals this weekend provided a great starting point to learn from and gauge where we stand both as a team […]

  • Bowling League Results

    Classics League Nov. 29, 2021 • High team game/series: Rouer’s Grand Slam, 698/ 1818 • High game (women): 234 Michelle Pfannenstiel 233 Penny Kramer 197 Patti Nolte • High series (women): 628 Penny Kramer 545 Michelle Pfannenstiel 494 Momzi Jutila • High game (men): 278 John Moore 255 Jared Meyer 246 Len Atkins • High series (men): 688 John […]

  • Turkey Trot Fundraiser

    Turkey Trot Raises $9,615

    Trish Araujo, owner of Door County Fitness Studio, presents a check to Karen Corekin-DelaMer and Fiona, Rocky and Lillith of Northern Door Children’s Center. Photo by Jean Krebs of Sister Bay Athletic Club. The check was a donation of money raised from the 4th annual Door County Fitness Studio Turkey Trot that raised $9,615 for […]

  • Bowling League Results

    Apple Dumpling League Nov. 19, 2021 • High team game: Strike Force 818 • High team series: Choppin’ Wood 2,226 • High game (women): Lisa Hartel 224, Kathy Franke 216, Penny Kramer 211 • High series (women): Lisa Hartel 608, Kathy Franke 590, Penny Kramer 578 • High game (men): Randy LeMieux Jr. 266, Doc Bundy 249, Matt Heldmann 247 […]

  • Spouses Lead the Way in One Barrel 2.62 Fun Run

    It was a family affair at the top of the leaderboard of the second One Barrel 2.62 Fun Run on Nov. 27. Mark Caballero cruised in first on the men’s side, but he had to stay close to the finish line to catch his wife, Meghan Caballero, who led the way for the women. Next […]

  • Braun Qalifies for State Swim Meet

    The Door County United girls swim team finished seventh at the Division 1 sectional meet in Neenah on Nov. 6. Christy Braun qualified for the state meet with a fifth-place finish in the 200-yard individual medley.  Phoebe Bissen finished ninth in the 50-yard freestyle and 17th in the 100-yard fly. Gaby Moreno finished 18th in […]

  • Bowling League Results

    Classics League Nov. 18, 2021 • High team game: Rouer’s Grand Slam 688 • High team series: Semper Fi Services 1,888 • High game (women): Penny Kramer 225, Michelle Pfannenstiel 223, Tracy Rouer 215 • High series (women): Penny Kramer 652, Michelle Pfannenstiel 598, Gail Chadek 567 • High game (men): Derek Kramer 247, TJ Lautenbach 245, John Sperber […]

  • YMCA Strivers

    Strivers Gymnasts Return to Action

    The Door County YMCA Strivers gymnastics team has returned to competition after a 15-month, pandemic-driven hiatus. Thirteen Strivers gymnasts recently competed at the Heart of the Valley YMCA in Kimberly, Wisconsin, and they returned home with 23 individual-event medals. X-Cel Silver gymnasts placed fourth in the team competition, and individuals earned medals as well: Keira […]

  • Gibraltar’s Lindenberg Named Player of the Year

    Gibraltar quarterback Sam Lindenberg, a senior, was named Offensive Player of the Year in the local eight-player-football All-Conference Team, which is a combination of teams from the Packerland, M&O and Northern Lakes Conferences.  Linebacker Josh Kristoff of Lena was named Defensive Player of the Year. Algoma placed three players on the first team: Sophomore Grant […]

  • Southern Door Girls Basketball Coach Resigns

    Jason Shimon, girls basketball coach at Southern Door High School, has resigned. The school made the announcement Nov. 18, saying that Shimon indicated he is stepping down because of health concerns.  “We are grateful for Coach Shimon’s years of service to the district and wish him all the best,” the school said in the announcement. […]

  • AJ Dillon

    Dillon Visits YMCA’s Mini Football Camps

    Green Bay Packers running back AJ Dillon stopped by the Door County YMCA on Nov. 16 to offer a mini football camp for YMCA flag-football participants, who learned tips and skills from Dillon and got to speak to the rising star.  Door County Medical Center, Pinkert Law Firm and Sonny’s Pizzeria sponsored the event.  YMCA […]

  • Bowling League Results

    Apple Dumpling League Nov. 5, 2021 • High team game/series: Pins Up–Balls Down 833/2,299 • High game (women): Kathy Franke 233, Nicole Sperber 224, Jen LeMieux 219 (career-high game) • First 200 game: Kristin Zorn 204 • High series (women): Kathy Franke 595, Judy Schuyler 569, Penny Kramer 555 • High game (men): Bob Kramer 279, Adam Kring 247, Chris […]

  • Eli Dietzel

    Former Clipper Dietzel Earns All-Conference Honor

    Former Sturgeon Bay soccer standout Eli Dietzel was named Midwest Conference Second Team All-Conference. The sophomore midfielder for Ripon College was named to the team through voting by the league’s head coaches.  Dietzel is the college’s first All-Conference selection in eight years. He helped lead the Red Hawks to their highest win total (five) in […]

  • Peninsula Golf Tourney

    Peninsula Golf Appreciation Tournament Goes Caddyshack

    The Peninsula Golf Appreciation Tournament was held Oct. 31. The big-cup scramble featured a costume party and Caddyshack theme.  RESULTS Men’s Flight  • First: Ben Ehlers and Ryan LaPolla 66 • Second: Steve Thomas and Tim Thometz 68 (Steve Thomas also had a hole-in-one on #8) • Third: Scott Gauger and Steve Lind 69 Women’s Flight  (Only […]

  • Bowling League Results

    Apple Dumpling League Oct. 22, 2021 • High team game/series: Drinking Team–Bowling Problem 855/2,394 • High game (women): Kathy Franke 248, Nicole Sperber 221, Lisa Hartel 192 • High series (women): Kathy Franke 656, Nicole Sperber 567 • High game (men): Matt Heldmann 268, Adam Kring 266, Travis DeGrave 252 High series (men): Jacob Schilz 693, Jeff Sperber 681, […]

  • Clipper Clays

    Sturgeon Bay Shooting Team Thrives, Safety Emphasized

    Donors back school program Sturgeon Bay schools’ skeet and trapshooting team continues to grow, thrive and receive community support. Coming off a spring season in which several Clipper Clays participants earned trophies in state competition, all team members will soon be better equipped to sharpen their skills. Dan Tjernagel, superintendent of Sturgeon Bay schools, recently […]

  • DC Half Marathon

    Runners Soak in Course during Door County Half Marathon

    A perfect final Saturday in October greeted runners in Peninsula State Park for the rescheduled Door County Half Marathon and Nicolet Bay 5K on Oct. 30.  Fall colors stuck around, the sun shone, and temperatures climbed into the mid-50s to create ideal conditions for the 13th edition of the race. The run usually takes place […]

  • Snowkraft Nordic

    Ski Clinic Features US Ski Coach

    SnowKraft Nordic will host a free clinic with US Ski Team coach Bryan Fish on Saturday, Nov. 6 from 1-3:30 pm.  The clinic will include hands-on dryland instruction in cross-country ski technique, fundamental movement practice and strength sessions.  A fireside question and answer session with Fish will follow. Participants are asked to bring athletic shoes, […]

  • Dramm, Cullen Represent at State Cross-Country Meet

    Sophomore Bea Dramm of Sevastopol finished 57th at the Division 3 state cross-country meet Oct. 30 with a time of 21:31.6. On the boys’ side, Cameron Cullen of Kewaunee finished 24th, with a time of 17:27. Each event featured 149 competitors who ran at the Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids.

  • DC United Wins Conference Title

    Christy Braun (Sturgeon Bay) led the way as Door County United girls dominated the Bay Conference swim championships. Braun earned First Team All-Conference in all events she participated in and was named the Bay Conference Swimmer of the Year.  The team went undefeated in conference matchups and earned First Team All-Conference champion status in every […]