space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* From our readers
space
space
Sports Shorts
* Marinette County Deer Advisory Council Second Meeting Oct. 28
* Another Big Invite, Another Strong Bulldogs Showing
* Season Coming To Close, Badgers Still On Top Of M-O With Perfect 14-0 Mark
* Playoff Picture Taking Shape
* October Signals The Opening Of Many Furbearer Hunting And Trapping Seasons In Wisconsin

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

Wisconsin Basketball Coaches To Celebrate Milestones

The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association will celebrate two key moments in their history on Friday and Saturday, August 16-17. Over 100 years of high school basketball history has found a home with the opening of the WBCA Hall of Fame Museum at the JustAgame Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells.

The Hall of Fame Museum features inductees, scoring leaders, coaching leaders, one thousand point scorers, Mr & Miss Basketballs, jerseys from every team in the state and pennants for every state champion. The largest display of the exhibit is a history wall featuring some of the most impactful players, teams and stories in Wisconsin high school basketball history.

The other great milestone was reached this summer when they went over $2 million donated to the MACC Fund through the WBCA All-Star games that started in 1978.

To honor these achievements they will put on a two-day event at the JustAgame Fieldhouse. It all starts on Friday at 7:30pm when current professional basketball players, who played high school ball in Wisconsin will take on an all-star team from the Closed Gym League in Milwaukee that features some of the best players in the area. Admission on Friday is $5 for adults and $2 for children.

On Saturday the festivities get started at 10am with an All-Star Alumni game featuring women's players that have competed in past WBCA All-Star games.

Next will be Bango and the Milwaukee Bucks Rim Rockers who will put on their high-flying trampoline dunking show for the crowd.

Following it will be the men's turn, as they will also have an All-Star Alumni game featuring players that have participated in the WBCA's signature event.

Wrapping things up will be a dedication ceremony emceed by Bucks announcer Jim Paschke and featuring representatives from the WBCA, Wisconsin Dells and the MACC Fund.

Admission for Saturday is $7 for adults and $4 for students and includes a cookout lunch. There will also be contests for kids, a silent auction and prize give-a-ways. Admission is free on Saturday for WBCA Members and former WBCA All-Star players.

Friday night participants are Closed Gym League All-Stars; Ryan Kroeger, Nicolet, Lawrence University; Marcus Conigliaro, Milwaukee Vincent, UW-La Crosse; Vontrell Seroyer, Milwaukee Northwest, Wayne State College; Mike Hojnacki, New Berlin Eisenhower, Michigan Tech; Ron Knueppel, Wisconsin Lutheran, Wisconsin Lutheran; Ben Averkamp, Germantown, Loyola; Ron Rayfield, Catholic Central, Florida Southern; Dan Tillema, Randolph, UW-Stevens Point; Jeff Skemp, Southwestern, Platteville and Cordero Barkley, Racine St. Catherine's, Green Bay.

Coaches are Bob Letsch, Racine St. Catherine's and Jim McIlvaine, Racine St. Catherine's, Marquette and NBA.

Professionals include Michael Wilkinson, Wisconsin Heights, Wisconsin; Brant Bailey, Wisconsin Dells, Stevens Point; Mitchell Carter, Milwaukee King, South Carolina; Tyrone Gordon Jr, Pius XI, Dakota State; Scott Merritt, Wauwatosa East, Marquette; Jerry Smith, Wauwatosa East, Louisville; Kyle Weaver, Beloit Memorial, Washington State; Ricky Franklin, Milwaukee Riverside, Milwaukee; Avery Smith, Milwaukee Washington, Milwaukee; Myles McKay, Menomonee Falls, Whitewater; Trey McKinney-Jones, South Milwaukee, Miami; Marcus Ruh, Bay Port, St. Leo’s and coaches George Haas, Wauwatosa East and Tony Smith, Wauwatosa East, Marquette and NBA.

Saturday girls all-star alumni are Karen Crowley (O'Malley), Madison East, Wisconsin; Jennah Burkholder, Janesville Parker, Wisconsin; Ashley Imperial, Greendale, Loyola; Latonya Sims, Racine Park, Wisconsin; Elizabeth Dudley, North Fondy, Green Bay; Ana Wurtz, Fond du Lac, Winona State; Sam Barber, DC Everest, Stevens Point; Ashley Averkamp, New Berlin West, Stevens Point; Amanda Nechuta, Mosinee, Stevens Point; Brittany Beyer, New London, Parkside; Liz Radtke, New Berlin West, Lake Forrest; Jenilee Klomstad, Pewaukee, Milwaukee; Brooke Allen, Barneveld, Stevens Point; Kelsey Hendrickson, Monroe, Whitewater; Katie Massey, Reedsburg, Stevens Point; Andrea Flease, New London, Stevens Point; Inger Hodgson, Barneveld, N. Dakota St; Stephanie Schell, New Berlin Eisenhower, Milwaukee; Jessi Sporle, Mineral Point, UW. Stevens Point and Jess Arneson-Mueller, Barneveld, UW-Green Bay.

Saturday boys all-star alumni includes Brad Clark, Markesan, Oshkosh; Andy Polka, Oshkosh West, Loyola; TJ Van Wie, Wisconsin Dells, Platteville; Jose Winston, Milwaukee Vincent, Colorado and Milwaukee; Kevin Flegner, Randolph, Northeastern Illinois and Sioux Falls; Brett Valentyn, Verona, Wisconsin; Louis Hurd, Portage, Stevens Point; Tim Dworak, Kewaunee, Oshkosh; Roy Boone, Madison East, Wisconsin; Kori Vernon, Madison Memorial, Whitewater; Tim Jarmusz, Oshkosh West, Wisconsin; Kyle Jones, East Troy, Carroll and Jacob Baryenbruch, River Valley, Drake.

For more information contact Nicholas Kartos, WBCA Communications Director & Executive Editor of exhibit - 608.213.9631, nicholas.kartos@sportngin.com; Jerry Petitgoue, WBCA Executive Director - 608-778-1986, tristate@jdpjmp.com, David Royston, JustAgame Fieldhouse owner - 608-253-6787,davidroyston@justagamefieldhouse.com.


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
10-15-2014Sports
Marinette County Deer Advisory Council Second Meeting Oct. 28

10-15-2014Sports
Another Big Invite, Another Strong Bulldogs Showing

10-15-2014Sports
Season Coming To Close, Badgers Still On Top Of M-O With Perfect 14-0 Mark

10-15-2014Sports
Playoff Picture Taking Shape

10-15-2014Perspectives
From our readers

10-15-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

10-15-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

10-15-2014Obituaries
Nancy L. Trepanier

10-15-2014Obituaries
Donna L. Rowley

10-15-2014Obituaries
Clarence W. Retlick

10-15-2014Obituaries
Douglas J. Payette

10-15-2014Obituaries
Beverly A. Johnson

10-15-2014Obituaries
Marie P. Holquist

10-15-2014Obituaries
John (Jack) E. Voyle

10-15-2014Obituaries
Roger C. Utke

10-15-2014Obituaries
Betty L. and Lloyd Tuma

10-15-2014Obituaries
Jackie Teteak

10-15-2014Obituaries
Anne C. Smith

10-15-2014Obituaries
Eunice C. School

10-15-2014Obituaries
Phyllis M. Rothlesberger

10-15-2014Obituaries
Gladys K. Rhoades

10-15-2014Obituaries
Emily M. O’Connor

10-15-2014Obituaries
Robert L. Ness

10-15-2014Obituaries
Eunice F. Meinert

10-15-2014Obituaries
Joseph F. McAuliffe

10-15-2014Obituaries
Betty Ann Kress

10-15-2014Obituaries
Norbert J. Jaworski

10-15-2014Obituaries
Agnes M. Hoffman

10-15-2014Obituaries
Marie A. Harris

10-15-2014Obituaries
Marilyn P. Graham

10-15-2014Obituaries
Marjorie E. Chaney

10-15-2014Obituaries
John P. Butts

10-15-2014Obituaries
Irene M. Brekke

10-15-2014Obituaries
Penny L. Berger

10-15-2014Obituaries
Wesley W. Anderson

10-15-2014Obituaries
Gene H. Albers

10-15-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Library Digital on e Books

10-15-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wagner Clerk is Institute Grad

10-15-2014Community - Wausaukee
SC Fire, Rescue Plans Bake Sale

10-15-2014Community - Wausaukee
Big Crowd Attends Fall Fest at Wausaukee Oct. 4

10-15-2014Community - Crivitz
Halloween at Assisted Living

10-15-2014Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Kindergartners Take Part in “Flat Stanley” Project

10-15-2014Community - Crivitz
Haunted Hallways, Bingo at School Oct. 30

10-15-2014Community - Crivitz
MI Special Meet To Finalize Budget

10-15-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman-Pound Lions List Coming Events

10-15-2014Community - Coleman
T/Pound Board Asks Plan Unit To View Lot Coverage

10-15-2014Community - Coleman
Kickers Halloween Party at Equity

10-15-2014Community - Coleman
A Teen Lives at the End of Life

10-15-2014News
Lena Legion To Retire Old Flags

10-15-2014News
Lena Fall Craft, Bake Sale Oct. 26

10-15-2014News
Benefit For Schlies at Baseball Training

10-15-2014News
Benefit for Karla Blohm, Cancer Victim

10-15-2014Front Page
Over 600 Attend Diggers Meet, Greet

10-15-2014Front Page
Marinette Marine Launches USS Detroit on Saturday

10-15-2014Front Page
Water Utility Shows Positive Return Rate

10-15-2014Front Page
Goodman/Armstrong School Tax Levy Drops Due To Revenue Caps

10-15-2014Front Page
Grover May Seek Permission To Exceed State Levy Limits

10-08-2014Sports
October Signals The Opening Of Many Furbearer Hunting And Trapping Seasons In Wisconsin

10-08-2014Sports
Niagara Still Playing Strong; Rest Of M-O Remains Up For Grabs

10-08-2014Sports
Peshtigo CC Enjoys Another Strong Outing

10-08-2014Sports
Cougars Keep Top Spot

10-08-2014Perspectives
From our readers

10-08-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

10-08-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

10-08-2014Obituaries
Jack L. Wright

10-08-2014Obituaries
Gordon W. Thomas

10-08-2014Obituaries
Jeffrey M. MacDonald

10-08-2014Obituaries
John C. Gustaveson

10-08-2014Obituaries
Kathleen B. Genke

10-08-2014Obituaries
Ronald J. Enderby

10-08-2014Obituaries
Donald Drolette

10-08-2014Obituaries
Ronald L. Bubolz

10-08-2014Obituaries
George R. Anderson

10-08-2014Obituaries
Rose V. Zimanek

10-08-2014Obituaries
Oren Woodworth, Jr.

10-08-2014Obituaries
Gerald W. Smith

10-08-2014Obituaries
Kenneth J. Reese

10-08-2014Obituaries
Richard C. Ratajczyk

10-08-2014Obituaries
Keith A. Neubert

10-08-2014Obituaries
Ronald "Ronnie" F. Magee

10-08-2014Obituaries
Rosemary LaCanne

10-08-2014Obituaries
Donald E. Hoppe

10-08-2014Obituaries
Walter A Fuchs, Sr.

10-08-2014Obituaries
Geraldine M. Farley

10-08-2014Obituaries
Bernie G. Doucette

10-08-2014Obituaries
Robert L. Wellens

10-08-2014Obituaries
Doris M. Walters

10-08-2014Obituaries
Daniel J. Timm

10-08-2014Obituaries
Agnes C. Thoney

10-08-2014Obituaries
Joanne M. Thomas

10-08-2014Obituaries
Eleanor A. Oliva

10-08-2014Obituaries
Rev. Ralph C. Merkatoris

10-08-2014Obituaries
Michael H. McDermid

10-08-2014Obituaries
Richard J. Luchene

10-08-2014Obituaries
Margaret L. Kragie

10-08-2014Obituaries
Walter P. Haluska Sr

10-08-2014Obituaries
Todd A. Gunderson

10-08-2014Obituaries
Paul K. Davis

10-08-2014Obituaries
James H. Davis

10-08-2014Obituaries
Carrol M. Charlier

10-08-2014Obituaries
David M. Burke

10-08-2014Obituaries
Hazel M. Bayee

10-08-2014Community - Wausaukee
Seek Pictures of Wagner Tabor Church

10-08-2014Community - Wausaukee
Presbyterian Women Oct. 18 Fall Supper

10-08-2014Community - Wausaukee
Operation CC Needs Shoe Boxes

10-08-2014Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane Fire Auxiliary Craft Fair

10-08-2014Community - Crivitz
Library Used Book Sale Starts Oct. 25

10-08-2014Community - Crivitz
105 at Legion Gun/Knife Show

10-08-2014Community - Crivitz
Public Rosary in Crivitz, Wausaukee

10-08-2014Community - Crivitz
Church Honors Teachers, Fire Department Personnel

10-08-2014Community - Coleman
C.L.C. Hosts Chili Dump on Oct. 12

10-08-2014Community - Coleman
Brazeau Emergency Services Set Oct. 14 Open House

10-08-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman Utility Meeting Oct. 13

10-08-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman Cleaing Day Oct. 18, Trick or Treat Hours Oct. 31

10-08-2014News
Open House at Coleman Fire Oct. 12

10-08-2014News
Walsh Church Chili Supper is Oct. 26

10-08-2014News
Lena Fall Craft, Bake Sale Oct. 26

10-08-2014News
Coleman Library Open House Oct. 15

10-08-2014Front Page
4th Grade Runner Saves Life Of Peshtigo Woman

10-08-2014Front Page
Council Cool To School In City’s Industrial Park

10-08-2014Front Page
Administrative Coordinators Head 38 Counties In State, Administrators 23

10-08-2014Front Page
“The Diggers” Are Seeking Lost Peshtigo Fire Artifacts

10-08-2014Front Page
Village of Pound Unique Water Tower Is Complete

10-01-2014Sports
26th Annual Fire Tower Run

10-01-2014Sports
Badgers Continue To Dominate

10-01-2014Sports
Straight-Set Win For Panthers Over Marines

10-01-2014Sports
Cougars Win Catfight

10-01-2014Perspectives
From our readers

10-01-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

10-01-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

10-01-2014Obituaries
Julie A. (Clermont) Swanson

10-01-2014Obituaries
Robert F. Sinkey

10-01-2014Obituaries
Joan Merline

10-01-2014Obituaries
Rev. Ralph C. Merkatoris

10-01-2014Obituaries
Gloria D. Martin 

10-01-2014Obituaries
Anita M. Kresge

10-01-2014Obituaries
Rebecca S. Jones

10-01-2014Obituaries
John H. Jacobs

10-01-2014Obituaries
Kody E. Hannon-Windbiel

10-01-2014Obituaries
Ruth L. Amundsen

10-01-2014Obituaries
Lorraine M. Thomson

10-01-2014Obituaries
Harry Schmidt

10-01-2014Obituaries
Sylvia P. Sanford

10-01-2014Obituaries
Frances B. Pashouwer

10-01-2014Obituaries
Jacob C. "Jake” Neuens

10-01-2014Obituaries
Donald R. Mueller

10-01-2014Obituaries
Nathalie Miller

10-01-2014Obituaries
Veronica J. LaBrosse

10-01-2014Obituaries
Josephine F. Kobus

10-01-2014Obituaries
Lynwood D. Harrand


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Should Dr. Frieden, head of the Center for Disease Control, resign?
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
© 2000-2014
All right reserved
space
Powered by
WEB Media
Interactive
COMMUNITY
WEB sites