2014-05-20

Team effort keys Resorters’ dual victory



SHEBOYGAN – A balanced team effort sparked the Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah Resorters past Cedar Grove-Belgium, 175-178, in a Central Lakeshore Conference boys golf meet Tuesday afternoon. The Resorters’ low four players all shot 46 or lower, led by senior Jake Shovan who shot a 42 on the par-34 front nine at the Riverdale Country Club. Elkhart upped its CLC dual record […]

PHS boys repeat as EWC Relays champs



TWO RIVERS – The Plymouth Panthers successfully defended their boys title in the Eastern Wisconsin Conference Relays track meet here Tuesday. PHS edged runner-up New Holstein, 97-96. Sheboygan Falls won the girls crown for the second straight year – scoring 116 points. The Panthers placed second for the second consecutive year as they totaled 92.5. “Both teams had quality meets. […]

Consistent lineup key to Plymouth Flames’ hopes in LOL campaign



PLYMOUTH — “We have a very tough schedule to start the season. The way we’ve played to start the season has been encouraging but I believe that maintaining a consistent lineup will be a key to sustaining that level of play,” said Plymouth Flame player-manager Rick Meyer. The Flames opened the 2014 season with wins over the Forest ACs and […]

Hartford edges Panthers with late goal



PLYMOUTH – Monica Stephans scored the game-winning goal with only five minutes left as Hartford edged Plymouth, 1-0, in a girls soccer battle Thursday evening at Panther Field. The nonconference defeat dropped the Panthers’ record to 10-5. “It felt like a playoff game tonight. Both teams were competing for that game-winning goal. Unfortunately, we didn’t come out on top,” said […]

Resorters eke out comeback win



ELKHART LAKE – Raechel Grunewald’s bases-loaded walk with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning forced in Aryanna Klemme with the winning run as Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah pulled out a 5-4 win over Random Lake here Tuesday afternoon. The Resorters hiked their Central Lakeshore Conference softball record to 8-4 (8-4 overall). Elkhart scored three runs in the sixth to […]

Team effort keys stellar PHS junior varsity season



PLYMOUTH – “The team played hard the whole 32 minutes and never let up. Each player contributed to the success of the team,” said Mike Gumm, Plymouth junior varsity girls basketball team, reflecting on a memorable 2013-14 season. The Panthers, sparked by a tenacious defense and an up-tempo style of play, won the Eastern Wis- consin Conference JV title with […]

Twenty-five years as a writer!



As of this week, I have been writing this column for 25 years. the next 20 after that while sitting in a bear stand in the Canadian bush back in 1989. My good friends, Dick and Molly Emerson, who were the owners of the Poynette Press at the time, were good enough to give me a chance to write an […]

PHS goes 1-2 in JV Softball Tourney



The Plymouth Panthers finished 1-2 in the Eastern Wisconsin Conference Junior Varsity Softball Tournament May 10 at New Holstein. PHS had a chance to win the tourney, based on tiebreakers, with a triumph over Kewaskum but lost to the Indians, 10-6. Kewaskum erupted for seven runs in the top of the second inning to key the victory. Myah Palachek led […]

Warriors hand Tigers first CLC loss



HOWARDS GROVE – Meghan VandeBoom’s goal in the 66th minute gave Ozaukee a 1-0 win over the Howards Grove Tigers in a Central Lakeshore Conference girls soccer showdown here Thursday afternoon. The loss was the Tigers’ first in CLC play but they still remain atop the title race at 7-1 (12-2- 1 overall). The Warriors (11-3-3 overall), defending Division 3 […]

Tigers pound out CLC sweep over Sheboygan Lutheran/Kohler



SHEBOYGAN – The Howards Grove Tigers stretched their softball winning streak to five with a doubleheader sweep over host Sheboygan Lutheran/Kohler Tuesday. HGHS improved to 5-6 in the Central Lakeshore Conference (9-9 overall. The Tigers swung the hot bats – pounding out 33 hits combined in the twinbill as they won, 7-3, in the opener and 15-7 in the nightcap. […]