space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* From My Window
space
space
Sports Shorts
* Baxter Leads Bulldogs In Win Over Sturgeon Bay
* Cougars & Marines Continue to Roll
* Thunder Continue Winning Ways on Weekend Homestand
* Bulldog Bowling Teams Off to a Great Start
* Wausaukee off to Fast Start for 2018-19 Season

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

Area Teams Eliminated From Post Season Tourney

Issue Date: October 25, 2017

Spartan Firepower Too Much for Bulldogs

Thursday evening the Peshtigo Bulldogs traveled to Luxemburg-Casco to take on the number two-seeded Spartans in the WIAA Division 2 playoffs. Peshtigo started off games one and two with an early lead, but the Spartans had a front line with an average height of 5'11" that would not be stopped. Luxemburg-Casco featured three Division 1 college recruits and went on to sweep Peshtigo 25-14, 25-16 and 25-13.

The Bulldogs jumped out to an early 5-1 lead in game one, but a 9-1 Spartan run set up by the serving of Alexis Dorner and powerful hits of Cassie Schiltz gave Lux-Casco a 10-6 lead. Peshtigo hung tough as Shae Tonn smashed a hit off the blockers and Emma Frederickson recorded a kill, but the Spartans seemed to have an answer for every Bulldog point. Tonn hustled after a ball and bumped it over her head running away from the net and the ball found its way to the floor to bring Peshtigo within 18-10. Danielle Lemke's tough serving gave Peshtigo a bit of momentum, closing the margin to 19-13, but Lux-Casco finished the game on a 6-1 run and took game one, 25-14.

Once again, Peshtigo mounted a 4-1 lead thanks to two hitting errors on the Spartans and precise serving from Grace Wickman. Powerful shots from Dorner and Schiltz brought Lux-Casco right back into the lead at 6-5. The teams exchanged points as Dorner's ace was followed by a Frederickson kill, a Schiltz kill and another Frederickson kill. Wickman's block tied the score at 10-10 and Frederickson served up an ace for an 11-10 Peshtigo lead. Lux-Casco then smashed three straight kills right to the floor on Peshtigo's side, forcing a Bulldog timeout. Out of the timeout, a hitting error and a Madi Martin block narrowed the lead to 14-13. Great hustle from the Spartans, including Megan Cannon saving a ball over her own bench, helped set up a block kill for Lux-Casco. From there, the Spartans went on a 10-3 run to close out game two, 25-16.

In the final set of the night, the momentum was just too much to overcome for Peshtigo. Down 11-7, Lux-Casco scored four straight points, but the Bulldogs didn't give up. Martin smacked a shot off the middle blockers and Tonn did the same from the outside, closing the gap to 15-9. The Spartans answered with three straight points, ended by a tough Tonn tip kill to the middle of the Spartan defense. Lux-Casco ended the game in similar fashion to the first two, with a 7-2 run and a 25-13 victory.

"I'm just proud of my girls because we went into the game with the mindset that we have nothing to lose, play hard. I think we earned points, at times we did a really good job of earning our own points. They didn't get down on themselves at all. They were open-minded, they knew they had to do what they had to do when it was our turn. They just kept a good, positive attitude throughout the whole match," said Peshtigo coach Robin Gilligan.

Shae Tonn ended a solid Peshtigo career leading the Bulldogs in kills with 11, while recording eight digs. Fellow seniors Emma Frederickson had three kills, three digs and an ace, Madi Martin had four digs, two kills and a block, Danielle Lemke registered 18 assists and six digs, and Maya Ploszynski recorded two digs.

"I am going to miss all of them equally, because they all contributed in some way." Coach Gilligan added of her seniors, "Danielle did an outstanding job setting this year, she worked hard this summer and had a lot of pressure on her hands, and she did a good job at that. Shae, what can I say, Shae is awesome. We're really going to have a tough time replacing her, she's a very smart player and I enjoyed having her for four years. Madi and Emma, I had them for three years, I'm going to miss having my middles because they've improved so much with their ability to mix it up. Of course, Maya is my awesome server and back-row player, I'm going to have a tough time replacing her defensively. Just an all-around great group.



Florence Defeats Wausaukee in Regional Final

The Wausaukee Ranger volleyball team found themselves on the wrong end of a four set match against the hosting Florence Bobcats Saturday night, 26-24, 18-25, 16-25 and 23-25.

For the Rangers Courtney Messar posted four aces, 15 kills and 18 digs while Kylee Smith had two aces, 10 kills and six digs. Bella Manske posted nine kills. Callie Orlando gave her team 25 assists and 11 digs.



Crivitz Defeats Amherst to Advance

The Crivitz Wolverines traveled to Amherst Thursday evening for WIAA Regional volleyball and came away with a five set win 20-25, 25-22, 13-25, 25-17 and 15-7.

Emalee Johnsen led with 5 kills and 2 blocks  while Allison Zorn had 4 kills. Abbey Barley got 20 digs while Chloe Gruszynski posted 15 digs Kieren Gribben recorded 7 kills and 5 blocks. 

Crivitz was elminated from the post season tournament, falling to Oconto Saturday, 22-25, 25-21, 25-18 and 25-8. No stats were submitted.



Wausaukee Defeats Elcho

The Wausaukee Rangers took a WIAA Regional playoff victory over the Elcho Hornets Thursday night winning the match up 16-25, 24-26, 25-11, 25-22 and 15-10.

Over the course of competition Courtney Messar amassed 20 kills, 28 digs and two aces while Kaelyn Schlies posted nine kills and three digs. Kylee Smith recorded eight kills, four digs and one ace while Bella Manske had seven kills.



Niagara Eliminated from Playoffs by Gresham

In WIAA's division 4 second round of playoffs, the Niagara Badgers traveled to take on the Gresham Wildcats for a chance to advance to the regional final. Niagara hung tough with Gresham, but fell in three straight sets, 25-20, 25-18 and 25-18.

Jasmine Racine and Allison Wells each recorded five kills to lead the Badgers, while Cassie Gill added two. Maddie West led the team in blocks with three and Annalise Colenso paced the defense with 12 digs. Abigail McCarthy finished the contest with nine assists.


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
12-13-2018Front Page
Christmas Spirit

12-13-2018Front Page
BPM Inc Proposes New Wastewater Partnership

12-13-2018Front Page
M&M Area In Top 10 For Small Business Revolution

12-13-2018Front Page
Committee To Negotiate Drees Center Class Fees

12-13-2018Front Page
Peshtigo Received Deed For Fire Cemetery, Not Riverside

12-13-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman Taps Jodi Karas For Clerk/Treasurer Job

12-13-2018Community - Coleman
Village Pound Christmas Parade Big Success

12-13-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman School Earns Spectrum Excellence Award

12-13-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman Senior Citizens Luncheon

12-13-2018Community - Crivitz
Country Gospel Jam in Dec. 21

12-13-2018Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Schools Holiday Break

12-13-2018Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Church Free Dinner

12-13-2018Community - Wausaukee
Holly Jolly Winning Ticket in Niagara

12-13-2018Community - Wausaukee
Supper With Santa Dec. 20

12-13-2018Community - Wausaukee
Presbyterian Church Kids Club on Dec. 16

12-13-2018Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane Chair Returns "Public Comment" Time

12-13-2018Sports
Baxter Leads Bulldogs In Win Over Sturgeon Bay

12-13-2018Sports
Cougars & Marines Continue to Roll

12-13-2018Sports
Thunder Continue Winning Ways on Weekend Homestand

12-13-2018Sports
Bulldog Bowling Teams Off to a Great Start

12-13-2018Perspectives
From My Window

12-13-2018Perspectives
From Our Readers

12-13-2018Perspectives
Country Cousin

12-13-2018Obituaries
Joanne Behrend

12-13-2018Obituaries
Patrick C. Blohowiak

12-13-2018Obituaries
Joan H. Carter

12-13-2018Obituaries
Dennis J. Collard

12-13-2018Obituaries
Paul D. Ecker

12-13-2018Obituaries
Mabel A. Eichhorn

12-13-2018Obituaries
Peter J. Geniesse

12-13-2018Obituaries
Michael "Mike" Lesperance

12-13-2018Obituaries
Marilyn J. Lieburn

12-13-2018Obituaries
Alan E. McKeefry

12-13-2018Obituaries
Roman J. Miller Sr.

12-13-2018Obituaries
Mary L. Myers

12-13-2018Obituaries
Kenneth P. Rabbie

12-13-2018Obituaries
Walter Schenkoski

12-13-2018Obituaries
Theresa M. Stanoch

12-13-2018Obituaries
Gwendolyn Zimmerman

12-13-2018Obituaries
Taira M. Zimmerman

12-06-2018Obituaries
Eldora L. Abel

12-06-2018Obituaries
Gary D. Backman

12-06-2018Obituaries
Kathy M. Chaltry

12-06-2018Obituaries
Darlene L. Cruz

12-06-2018Obituaries
Donald J.Dupont

12-06-2018Obituaries
Thad O. Eack

12-06-2018Obituaries
Germaine P. Fetterly

12-06-2018Obituaries
Lorraine J. Garvey

12-06-2018Obituaries
Ronnie L. Gehling

12-06-2018Obituaries
Lorraine R. Gusick

12-06-2018Obituaries
Melvin Dale Haffeman

12-06-2018Obituaries
Gerald L. Heling

12-06-2018Obituaries
Rosalee M. McKibben

12-06-2018Obituaries
William D. Merritt

12-06-2018Obituaries
John J. Moker

12-06-2018Obituaries
Terry Lee Parrett

12-06-2018Obituaries
David C. Polashek

12-06-2018Obituaries
William J. Roddy

12-06-2018Obituaries
Loretta M. Shehow

12-06-2018Obituaries
Marian D. Stillman

12-06-2018Obituaries
Amos Robert Van Vooren

12-06-2018Obituaries
Carol J. Wesolowski

12-06-2018Obituaries
Joseph H. Westberg

12-06-2018Sports
Wausaukee off to Fast Start for 2018-19 Season

12-06-2018Sports
Peshtigo Has Strong Week With Two Wins

12-06-2018Sports
VanVooren Heads MONLPC Large Team

12-06-2018Sports
Crivitz Leads Football & Volleyball All Conference Voting

12-06-2018Perspectives
Country Cousin

12-06-2018Perspectives
From our readers

12-06-2018Perspectives
From My Window

12-06-2018Community - Wausaukee
Town Of Wausaukee Adopts $474,754 Levy

12-06-2018Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee DAR Award Winner

12-06-2018Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Red Hats To Meet Dec. 13

12-06-2018Community - Crivitz
Netzel-Zenz Post Christmas Dinner

12-06-2018Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Church Free Dinner

12-06-2018Community - Crivitz
13 at Even Monday Cards

12-06-2018Community - Crivitz
CAWC Meeting Dec. 13 at Wood's

12-06-2018Community - Coleman
Pound Church Christmas Event

12-06-2018Community - Coleman
Many Appear in Coleman Court

12-06-2018Community - Coleman
Hillside At Pound Children's Musical

12-06-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman Utilities To Meet Tues., Dec. 10

12-06-2018Front Page
Sworn In

12-06-2018Front Page
New Economic Development Job For County Is Possible

12-06-2018Front Page
Town Of Peshtigo Hears Building Inspector Issues

12-06-2018Front Page
City Officially Has Deed For Riverside Cemetery

12-06-2018Front Page
Expect Medical Examiner To Be Named On Dec. 18

11-29-2018Obituaries
Terry V. Anderson

11-29-2018Obituaries
Beth A. Birr

11-29-2018Obituaries
Sylvester A. Bellow

11-29-2018Obituaries
Bernard Camber

11-29-2018Obituaries
Clayton J. Clark

11-29-2018Obituaries
Kenneth P. Coakley

11-29-2018Obituaries
Kenneth L. Crawford, Sr.

11-29-2018Obituaries
Herman F. Haag

11-29-2018Obituaries
Alma M. Hermansen

11-29-2018Obituaries
Madonna T. Lambert

11-29-2018Obituaries
Herlene E. Lasley

11-29-2018Obituaries
Wilford Lund

11-29-2018Obituaries
Carole C. Moloney

11-29-2018Obituaries
Marie H. Mueller

11-29-2018Obituaries
Barbara A. Oehler

11-29-2018Obituaries
Donald L. Phelps

11-29-2018Obituaries
Hildegarde Mary Polfus

11-29-2018Obituaries
Orion Reynebeau

11-29-2018Obituaries
Jodi L. Schomer

11-29-2018Obituaries
Wayne Schoepke, Sr.

11-29-2018Obituaries
Michael F. Schroeder

11-29-2018Obituaries
Walter Simonson

11-29-2018Obituaries
Lucille S. Suennen

11-29-2018Obituaries
Roger Suley

11-29-2018Obituaries
Ruth L. Tenaglia

11-29-2018Obituaries
Elsie P. Wallace

11-29-2018Obituaries
Roger L. Williams

11-29-2018Sports
DNR investigating The illegal shooting of Elk

11-29-2018Sports
Thunder Back On Track With Two Wins Over Marquette

11-29-2018Sports
Bulldogs Beat Chargers On Gullicksen Last Second Shot

11-29-2018Sports
Marines Top Bulldogs In Double OT

11-29-2018Perspectives
Country Cousin

11-29-2018Perspectives
From My Window

11-29-2018Community - Wausaukee
Spaces Available at Christmas in Park

11-29-2018Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane FD Open House Successful

11-29-2018Community - Wausaukee
Counseling Agency Gift Distribution

11-29-2018Community - Crivitz
Legion Christmas Dinner Dec. 19th

11-29-2018Community - Crivitz
CCE Thanks CPR Providers

11-29-2018Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Library Bake Sale Dec. 7

11-29-2018Community - Crivitz
Free Dinner at Crivitz Church

11-29-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman Elementary Lists Perfect Attendance

11-29-2018Community - Coleman
Coleman Middle School Quarter Honors, Perfect Attendance Listed

11-29-2018Community - Coleman
Students Named to Coleman High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll

11-29-2018Community - Coleman
Perfect Attendance Announced for Coleman High School Students

11-29-2018Front Page
Christmas Season

11-29-2018Front Page
Cut Wausaukee Tax Rate By 60 Cents Per $1,000

11-29-2018Front Page
Former Coach Faces Trial On Sexual Contact Charges

11-29-2018Front Page
Four Hangar Owners Suing Over Airport Lease Terms

11-29-2018Front Page
Marinette Menominee Make Top 20 For $500,000 Grant

11-21-2018Obituaries
Mary A. Biernasz

11-21-2018Obituaries
Francis A. Bowan

11-21-2018Obituaries
Dolores M. Zuleger-Boyer

11-21-2018Obituaries
Charles Burcham

11-21-2018Obituaries
Catherine M. Cudnohoski

11-21-2018Obituaries
Martha K. Dennis

11-21-2018Obituaries
James Drewel

11-21-2018Obituaries
Joan V. Dzekute

11-21-2018Obituaries
Robert B. Froehlich

11-21-2018Obituaries
Joseph F. Hudak

11-21-2018Obituaries
Marian M. Jones

11-21-2018Obituaries
Dorthy Knuth

11-21-2018Obituaries
Stephanie Newell

11-21-2018Obituaries
Lorraine A. Schmidt

11-21-2018Sports
Mary A. Thomsen


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Do you think it was a good thing that the Green Bay Packers fired Coach McCarthy?
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
© 2000-2018
All right reserved
space
Powered by
WEB Media
Interactive
COMMUNITY
WEB sites