space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* Country Cousin
space
space
Sports Shorts
* AREA WRESTLING
* M&O Girls Basketball
* GNC"Boys Basketball
* M&O Boys Basketball
* M&O Boys Basketball - Bulldogs' Defense Keys Win Over Thunderhawks

space
Peshtigo Fire
space
e-Edition
Now Available
For more information
click here
dot
THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
space
dot
space

Coleman Captures Oshkosh Mat Classic

In what was expected to be a rebuilding year for Coleman wrestling might turn into a reloading campaign after coach Kevin Casper watched his grapplers capture top honors at the 60-team Oshkosh On the Water mat classic for the fourth straight year.

Despite not having any individual champions, Coleman piled up 278.5 points to hold off Wittenberg-Birnamwood 245.5 and Chilton 221.5 for the crown.

Depth was the key ingredient in Coleman’s championship run as 10 grapplers battled their way for tournament places. Heading the list of point producers was Jensyn Schaal (17-2) after posting a runner-up finish in the 120 pound bracket.

Other top finishes for Coleman were Trevor Seewald third at 145, fourth place for Marc Lansin (132) and Mason Mergener (152), 5th Jackson Margis at 126, Isaac Nowak sixth at 195, Dexter Karban 8th in the 160 bracket, Derick Teteak (106) and CJ Pillath (220) were 10th while Jordan Micheels claimed 12th at 182 pounds.

I am really proud of our team’s first place finish...know there probably wasn’t too many people thinking we could win the 60 team tourney, but our wrestlers rose to the occasion and just keep getting better every time out, coach Casper said. It was a team effort with 10 of our 13 wrestlers placing.

Competing in the 120 pound division, Schaal totaled 39.5 points with his second place finish. Improving to 17-2 on the season, Schaal opened with four straight wins before dropping a 10-7 championship bout to Arch Ratliff of Perry High School (20-4). After a first round bye, Schaal posted victories of 16-1, 10-9, pinned Fritz Vogel of Deerfield in 3:55 before stopping Bobby Ettecht of Wittenberg-Birnamwood 7-5 in the semifinals.

Jensyn was very dominating throughout the tourney, beating some excellent kids along the way. He manhandled the kid from Deerfield that was a state participant last year, Casper added.

Sporting a 17-4 readout, Seewald picked up a bronze medal in the 145 weight class with a 6-1 tourney mark. Seewald’s lone loss came in a 5:00 pin by Dalton Tielens of Green Bay Preble/East in the quarterfinals. Forced to work his way back, Seewald closed out the meet with 4 straight wins, including a thrilling 3-2 decision over Jon Goetz of West Bend West in the battle for third place.

Trevor took third and had an awesome tournament... wrestled extremely well. He lost a heartbreaking semifinal match to the eventual champion, getting a takedown with about 30 seconds to go up by 3 points, got out of position and flipped to his back and pinned. Otherwise Trevor could have won the tournament, Casper explained.

In the 132 bracket, Marc Lansin (17-3) turned some heads with a 4th place mark and 31 points for the Cougars. Lansin opened with 3 wins before falling 6-3 to Kody Zembal of Wilmot Union in the semis. After nipping Joey Davey of Whitefish Bay 1-0 in wrestle back, Lansin dropped a 3-2 third place decision to Joey Pelkey of Cedarburg.

Marc Lansin took fourth which is fantastic for a sophomore that had his first taste of a big tournament on a big stage....lost a very close match in the semifinals to the eventual champion, Casper remarked.

Despite battling the flu bug, Mason Mergener put together a 5-2 tournament mark on his way to a fourth place finish at 152 pounds.

Now 19-2 on the season, Mergener opened with wins over Cody Hallam of Preble/East 10-3 and Dom Ramirez of Lena-STAA 5-1 before falling to Cole Hansen of Marshall 7-5.

Mergener bounced back with a trio of wins, including a pin over Hunter Messerschmidt of Winneconne 2:48, 5-3 win over Bryce Bennot of Wautoma/Wild Rose and 7-5 over Colin Schubert of Southern Door. Heading into the third place match, Mergener fell 6-4 to Mitchell Fucile of Chilton, who is now 21-1 on the year.

This was probably the toughest weight class in the tournament and Mason wrestled really well, Casper said.

Margis (14-6) went 4-2 in the 126 pound bracket, capping his busy tournament with a 6-4 decision over Fritz Schierl of Stevens Point in the 5th place match.

Jackson had a great tournament at 126 pounds, Casper commented.

After opening with 3 straight wins, defending state champion Isaac Nowak (15-5) finished 6th at 195 pounds. Nowak dropped his final 3 bouts, including a 1:57 pin by Mason Strum of Freedom for 5th place.

Three other M-O teams competed with Lena-STAA claiming 38th place and 87 points, Peshtigo 45th with a score of 64 and Gillett-Suring 58th at 34.

Sam Beschta (220) and Mike Kallies paced Lena-STAA with fourth place finishes while Hunter Madden (126) and DJ Messenger had 11th place marks for Peshtigo.

Crivitz Matmen 8th

At Northern Badger


Piling up 93 points, Crivitz tied for 8th place at the 15-team Northern Badger mat classic in River Falls.

Clear Lake was the tournament champion with 285 points followed by Glenwood City 192.5 and Spring Valley/Elmwood 179.5.

Joe Rodriquez had the top finish for Crivitz in 7th place with a 4-2 tourney mark in the 220 pound class. Three of the wins for Rodriquez came via pins.

Heavyweight Zach Timblin was 8th, Jake Dobesh 9th at 152 pounds and Danny Tomaszewski 10th (182).


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
01-18-2017Obituaries
Joseph W. Majkrzak

01-18-2017Obituaries
Rev. Richard Mauthe

01-18-2017Community - Wausaukee
Auxiliary 66 Has 56 Paid Members

01-18-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Travel Club Plans Niagara Falls Trip

01-18-2017Community - Wausaukee
Valentine Motif at Red Matriarchs

01-18-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Child Development Screening

01-18-2017Community - Coleman
Van Drisse Earns UW-W Honors

01-18-2017Community - Coleman
No School at Coleman Jan. 23

01-18-2017Community - Coleman
Elvis Tribute Artist at Equity on Jan. 20-21

01-18-2017Community - Coleman
North Country Kickers Lessons, Winter Dance

01-18-2017Community - Crivitz
Valentine Dance at Parish Hall

01-18-2017Community - Crivitz
Country Gospel Jam Jan. 20

01-18-2017Community - Crivitz
8 at Monday Card Group Meet

01-18-2017Community - Crivitz
High Falls Radar Run Saturday, Jan. 21

01-18-2017Front Page
HEAVY DAMAGE

01-18-2017Front Page
Citizen's Building Committee Forming for Peshtigo Schools

01-18-2017Front Page
County HHS Committee Remembers Kathy Just

01-18-2017Front Page
CBA Is Working On Event Plans

01-18-2017Front Page
Riverside Cemetery Hires Garon as Sexton

01-18-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Okays Committee Appointments

01-18-2017Sports
AREA WRESTLING

01-18-2017Sports
M&O Girls Basketball

01-18-2017Sports
GNC"Boys Basketball

01-18-2017Sports
M&O Boys Basketball

01-18-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin

01-18-2017Perspectives
From our readers

01-18-2017Perspectives
From My Window

01-18-2017Obituaries
Linda L. Block

01-18-2017Obituaries
Dale L. Borkowski

01-18-2017Obituaries
Selina F. Emmes

01-18-2017Obituaries
Walter J. Freed

01-18-2017Obituaries
Avis L. Gryzwa

01-18-2017Obituaries
Charles E. Heimbuch

01-18-2017Obituaries
Marion C. Henne

01-18-2017Obituaries
Nichole M. Jarman

01-18-2017Obituaries
Patricia Johnson

01-18-2017Obituaries
David Kelsey

01-18-2017Obituaries
Gaylord H. King

01-18-2017Obituaries
Nancy J. Kostreva

01-18-2017Obituaries
Carl W. Krueger

01-18-2017Obituaries
Walter L. Krueger, Jr.

01-18-2017Obituaries
Harry W. Lieburn

01-18-2017Obituaries


01-18-2017Obituaries
Jane F. Martens

01-18-2017Obituaries
Harold E. Mathias

01-18-2017Obituaries


01-18-2017Obituaries
Robert H. Melchoir

01-18-2017Obituaries
Lillian M. Miller

01-18-2017Obituaries
Virginia Miller

01-18-2017Obituaries
Rhonda R. Pagenkopf

01-18-2017Obituaries
Genevieve M. Reinke

01-18-2017Obituaries
Dan Schneider

01-18-2017Obituaries
Bruce F. Schuettpelz

01-18-2017Obituaries
Berthy Van Caster

01-18-2017Obituaries
James Van Doren, Jr.

01-18-2017Obituaries
Doris E. Vieth

01-18-2017Obituaries
Helen J. VanHulle

01-18-2017Obituaries
Olive M. Zutter

01-11-2017Front Page
WINTER CONDITIONS

01-11-2017Front Page
Miron Sentenced To One Year In Jail, $55,000 Fines

01-11-2017Front Page
Lefebvre Expects Few Changes To Land Information Duties

01-11-2017Front Page
Opera for the Young Performs in Marinette

01-11-2017Front Page
County Jail Faces More Hiring Issues

01-11-2017Community - Coleman
Kickers Dance Lessons Wednesdays, Jan. 28 Dance

01-11-2017Community - Coleman
Church Hosts Pasta Dinner

01-11-2017Community - Coleman
Coleman School Board In Monthly Meeting Jan. 16

01-11-2017Community - Coleman
Library Assoc. Needs Members

01-11-2017Community - Crivitz
Tumbling, Violin Lessons at Crivitz

01-11-2017Community - Crivitz
Town Stephenson Gets 9 Mechanic Applications

01-11-2017Community - Crivitz
Donates Property to Historical Society

01-11-2017Community - Crivitz
Woman's Club Jan. 19 Meeting

01-11-2017Community - Wausaukee
Card Series To Start in Silver Cliff

01-11-2017Community - Wausaukee
Near North Trail Meat Raffle Jan. 14

01-11-2017Community - Wausaukee
Opera For Young at Wausaukee Jan. 18th

01-11-2017Community - Wausaukee
Announce Shallow Scholarship Recipients

01-11-2017Obituaries
Shirley M. Thompson

01-11-2017Obituaries
Dale P. Ryan

01-11-2017Obituaries
Stephen J. Reinke

01-11-2017Obituaries
Harold A. Neece

01-11-2017Obituaries
Barbara J. Maske

01-11-2017Obituaries
Kathryn L. Just

01-11-2017Obituaries
Benjamin C. Fernstrum - CORRECTION

01-11-2017Obituaries
Edna Borkowski

01-11-2017Obituaries
Marjorie Bjork

01-11-2017Obituaries
Renata C. Waldorf

01-11-2017Obituaries
Arthur R. Strohl

01-11-2017Obituaries
Michael C. Strebel

01-11-2017Obituaries
Roger C. Seefeldt

01-11-2017Obituaries
Lorraine A. Poquette

01-11-2017Obituaries
Adolph J. Paholke

01-11-2017Obituaries
Mary Rose Mathews

01-11-2017Obituaries
Lawrence L. LaGassie

01-11-2017Obituaries
Florence Churchill

01-11-2017Obituaries
Patricia M. "Pat" Carter

01-11-2017Obituaries
Howard P. Allgeyer

01-11-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin

01-11-2017Perspectives
From My Window

01-11-2017Sports
M&O Boys Basketball - Bulldogs' Defense Keys Win Over Thunderhawks

01-11-2017Sports
M&O Girls Basketball - Peshtigo Alone as M&O's Top Dog

01-11-2017Sports
L-C Edges Coleman In Battle Of State Powers

01-11-2017Sports
White Potato Lake Ice Fishing Derby Jan. 21

01-04-2017Front Page
Gallagher Sworn in as Representative of Wisconsin's 8th District

01-04-2017Front Page
Few Challenges in April 4 Election, Primary in Town of Peshtigo Feb. 21

01-04-2017Front Page
Deputies Cannot Accept Woller Gift

01-04-2017Front Page
Peshtigo City Council Approves Raises, Hires Building Inspector

01-04-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin - Brrrrrrr......

01-04-2017Front Page
Marinette Council Approves Search for New City Hall Site

01-04-2017Front Page
Aquila Gets Two Permits For Back 40 Mine, Need Two More

01-04-2017Sports
NON-CONFERENCE WRESTLING

01-04-2017Sports
Area Girls Basketball

01-04-2017Sports
Marine Basketball

01-04-2017Perspectives
From My Window - There's No Taste Like Home

01-04-2017Community - Coleman
Take Broken Christmas Lights

01-04-2017Community - Coleman
Middle School Students of Month

01-04-2017Community - Coleman
Coleman Utility Meeting Jan. 9

01-04-2017Community - Coleman
Food Pantry Feeds 60 People Monthly

01-04-2017Sports
Non-Conference Boys Basketball

01-04-2017Community - Wausaukee
Card Series To Start in Silver Cliff

01-04-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Legion Meet Jan. 21st

01-04-2017Community - Wausaukee
23 Units Collected at SC Blood Drive

01-04-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wagner Board Meeting Jan. 11

01-04-2017Community - Crivitz
Nickel Found Alive And Well

01-04-2017Community - Crivitz
Woman's Club Jan. 19 Meeting

01-04-2017Community - Crivitz
Donates Property to Historical Society

01-04-2017Community - Crivitz
Craft Show To Benefit Twin Bridge Rescue Squad

01-04-2017Obituaries
Albert H. Brown

01-04-2017Obituaries
Harold A. Conklin

01-04-2017Obituaries
Russell Desotell

01-04-2017Obituaries
James Eggener

01-04-2017Obituaries
Diane D. Ewaldt

01-04-2017Obituaries
Valerie J. Fuller

01-04-2017Obituaries
Benjamin C. Fernstrum

01-04-2017Obituaries
Eleanore G. Ferris

01-04-2017Obituaries
Norman F. Hansen

01-04-2017Obituaries
Alfred R. Janssen

01-04-2017Obituaries
Mary L. Kamps

01-04-2017Obituaries
Evelyn C. Kardoskee

01-04-2017Obituaries
Allen J. Kuehnau

01-04-2017Obituaries
Michael Leonard

01-04-2017Obituaries
Agnes A. Molter                      

01-04-2017Obituaries
Sharon A. Moens

01-04-2017Obituaries
Kenneth L. Powell

01-04-2017Obituaries
Carol A. Rae

01-04-2017Obituaries
Darryl J. Schmid

01-04-2017Obituaries
David A. Schroeder

01-04-2017Obituaries
Donna R. Schuh

01-04-2017Obituaries
Jean A. Schuchart

01-04-2017Obituaries
Kerry A. Streeter

01-04-2017Obituaries
Carol J. Trempe

01-04-2017Obituaries
Rufina M. Wagner


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Do you think the Packers can make it to the Super Bowl?
space Yes
No
Undecided
space
TO VOTE CLICK
YES, NO or UNDECIDED

Suggest a Question
space .
space
FRONT
space
.
space
CLASSIFIEDS
space
.
space
COMMUNITY
space
.
space
GUEST BOOK
space
.
space
NEWS
space
.
space
OBITS
space
.
space
PERSPECTIVES
space
.
space
SPORTS
space
.
space
SUBSCRIBE
space
.
space
.
space
PESHTIGO FIRE
space
.
space
CUSTOM PRINTING
space
.
space
TIMES' SAVER
space
.
space
Click for Peshtigo, Wisconsin Forecast
FORECAST
space
Quick...
News or Ad Search
Enter News key words.
Enter Ad key words.



Peshtigo Times
841 Maple St
PO Box 187
Peshtigo, WI 54157
Phone: 715-582-4541
Email:
News@
PeshtigoTimes.com

space
Fax: 715-582-4662
© 2000-2017
All right reserved
space
Powered by
WEB Media
Interactive
COMMUNITY
WEB sites