space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* Country Cousin
space
space
Sports Shorts
* Bulldogs Snag Silver at Antigo Soccer Invite
* 18th Annual Della Deau Memorial Golf Outing
* Wolves Defeat Bulldogs in Straight Sets
* Wolverines Unable to Repel Rebel Assault
* Chenier's Medalist Round Leads Marines to Silver

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

Tough Start To Season For Coleman Grapplers

The Coleman wrestling squad has started its previous two seasons with losses to Oconto Falls. Each of those seasons, despite the early disappointments, culminated in state championships for the Cougars.

Given that history, no one in the full house of a crowd at Coleman Friday was too somber when the Panthers came to town and, for the third year in a row, handed the Cougars a defeat to kick off the season, this time by way of a 47-20 final score.

"They 're very good traditionally," said Coleman head coach Kevin Casper of Oconto Falls. "We 're a small school, they 're Division Two. It 's a good omen. But this one was a little more of a beating that I anticipated but we 're not quite at full strength right now. We 'll still be looking to have a great season though. It 's not about where you begin the season, it 's about where you end it."

The evening started with Coleman picking up wins at 126 and 132 as Jensyn Schaal and Marc Lansin each won their matches for a 6-0 edge.

But the flood of Oconto Falls scoring began next with a major decision win for the Panthers ' Dewey Krueger over Coleman 's Jackson Margis. Up next was the 145-pound bout, which featured the contest 's first pin as Oconto Falls ' Mitchell Friedman got Kevin Lansin on his back in the first frame ((1:22), resulting in the visitors leapfrogging ahead 10-6 on the scoreboard.

The 152 pound bout was perhaps the night 's most action-filled match as Coleman 's Trevor Seewald did a masterful job early on against Devin Ault before getting himself into big trouble and eventually pinned at 2:22 in the second period .

Up next was Coleman 's Mason Mergener against Brick Cole. The veteran Coleman grappler put on a technical show as he and Cole went back and forth for three periods. Mergener nearly got Cole flat on his back numerous times in the bout and eventually went on to outscore his Oconto Falls opponent 23-8 on his way to a technical fall victory. It was Mergener 's 100th career win for the talented Cougar.

Other winners for Coleman included Isaac Nowak at 195 pounds, who pinned Austin Lumaye with a crafty bit of wrestling (0:40) while Derick Teteak got a 9-2 decision over Ben Stoinski at 106 pounds.

Forfeits Spark Crivitz

Over Laona-Wabeno


Six forfeits and 3 pins combined to lead Crivitz to a 52-11 win over Laona-Wabeno Thursday.

After double forfeits at 106 and 113, the Wolverines saw Dustin McNamer pin Nacie Calarco at 126 in 5:12, Billy Retza top John Houts in 2:41 at 145 and Joe Rodriguez put Kyle Merschdorf on his back at 220 pounds in 57 seconds.

Coleman Goes 3-2

At Pulaski Invite


Taking on some early season stiff competition, the Coleman Cougars put together a 3-2 record at the Pulaski Red Raider duals on Saturday.

Coleman beat Mosinee 54-18, Oshkosh West 42-21 and Hortonville 39-23 while falling to Pulaski 36-28 and Two Rivers 40-25.

Four Cougars finished with perfect records on the day...Jensyn Schaal (126), Mason Mergener (160), Dexter Karban (170) and Isaac Nowak (220).

Schaal used 3 decisions, pin and forfeit for his day’s work; Mergener two pins, two decisions and a forfeit: Karban 3 decisions and 2 pins while defending state champ Nowak registered two pins, decision and two forfeits.

We are a young team and did okay with 3 wins. I really thought the match we could have won was against Pulaski...Two Rivers has a nice team. We are a different team this year with a lot of work ahead of us, coach Kevin Casper said. Once we get to the weights we want everybody to be at by the middle of the season, we’ll be alright.

Two Rivers had 5 wrestlers go 5-0 while Pulaski ended up with a pair of perfect marks.

Crivitz Second At

Home Dual Meet


With Dan Tomaszewski (182) and Joe Rodriguez (220) going 5-0 each, the Wolverines claimed the runner-up spot at their own 6-team dual meet Saturday.

Amherst finished with a 5-0 mark followed by Crivitz 4-1, Elcho and Florence 2-3 each and Marinette 1-4.

Crivitz posted wins over Southern Door 33-31, Florence 42-36, Elcho 51-22 and Marinette 66-12 while losing to Amherst 36-27.

Marinette’s lone win came over Southern Door 36-30 and fell to Elcho 34-30, Florence 34-22, Amherst 60-11 and Crivitz 66-12.

Marinette 170 pounder Jaden Boivin finished perfect on the day as did Hunter Pawelski of Southern Door (126), Elcho’s Donovan Houle (138), Danny Jones and Shawn Paulson of Florence (113 and 120), and 4 Amherst grapplers Josh Powers (145), Loran Hermsen (160), Garth Groshek (195) and Nick Emery (285).

Oconto 4th At

Dual Invitational


Tomahawk claimed first place followed by Crandon, Spencer, Oconto, Shiocton and Wabeno.

Elton Kelsey (106) and Brandon Tousey (152) captured first place finishes with 5-0 marks while John Ensing (113), Blake Bostwick (138) and Dustin Linney (285) ended up third.

Crandon had a trio of unbeaten wrestlers in Morgan Krueger, Carter Shampo and Hayden Krueger.

Peshtigo Winless

At Seymour Meet


It was a rough start to the 2012 wrestling campaign for Peshtigo, going winless at the 6-team Seymour Invite Saturday.

Bonduel won the team title at 5-0 followed by Seymour 4-1, Manitowoc Lincoln and Waupun 3-2, Shawano 1-4 and Peshtigo 0-5.

On the day, Peshtigo fell to Bonduel 70-6, Seymour 54-24, Manitowoc 50-24, Waupun 44-33 and Shawano 45-35.

A total of 15 grapplers put together 5-0 readouts on the day, but none of them were from Peshtigo. Champion Bonduel had Austin Siolka at 106, Travis Wollenberg 120, Derek Liebergen 138 and Joey Tauchen 220.

Gillett-Suring Struggles

At Little Chute Invite


Host Little Chute claimed top honors followed by Wrightstown, DePere, Weyauwega-Fremont, West DePere, Appleton West, Gillett-Suring, Clintonville and Lena.

Top finishers for Gillett-Suring were Garret Kohls and Grant Fischer 4th at 113 and 120 respectively, Hunter Egge 5th at 106 and Zach Moede 6th at 126.

Lena-STAA Falls In

Pair Of Dual Matches


Taking on Oconto and Crandon in a dual meet Tuesday, Lena-STAA came out on the short end twice.

In the 57-15 loss to Oconto, the match featured 9 forfeits, a double forfeit and only 4 bouts.

The two wins for Lena-STAA saw Blaik Fischer pin Bailey McNabb in 49 seconds at 182 while Sam Beschta took care of Adam Schultz at 220 with a 6-0 decision. The other two bouts went to Oconto as Brandon Tousey decisioned Dominique Ramirez 3-2 at 160 and Hunter Thomson pinned Dylan Garrigan in 3:28 at 170.

Crandon used 8 forfeits, a double forfeit and two wins on the mats to post a 58-15 victory. Ramirez suffered a 11-0 major decision loss to Hayden Krueger at 160 pounds and Deven Groff pinned Garrigan in 1:56 at 170.

Victories for Lena-STAA had Fischer pin John Dennee at 182 in 2:40 while Beschta posted a 4-0 win over Grant Murray at 220.



Goodman-Pembine—1 col

Trent Heath netted 18 points as Goodman-Pembine pulled out a thrilling 60-53 overtime win over Florence Tuesday in the Northern Lakes opener.

After being tied at halftime, the Patriots (3-1, 1-0) fell behind 41-33 before knotting things up at the regulation 49-all.

In the 4-minute extra session, the Patriots ran off a 11-4 edge to win going away.

Brennan Pierquet popped in 15 points, Cody Metras 8 and Alex Whitt 7.

Jon Ouradnik netted 15 points for Florence.


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
09-20-2017Obituaries
Arnold E. Witzke

09-20-2017Obituaries
Marion A. Walls

09-20-2017Obituaries
Susan Van Roy

09-20-2017Obituaries
Joseph E. Truitt

09-20-2017Obituaries
Duane O. Thompson

09-20-2017Obituaries
Lillie M. Rudolph

09-20-2017Obituaries
Victoria L. Reiswitz

09-20-2017Obituaries
Thomas C. Pichette

09-20-2017Obituaries
Donald C. Millbrook

09-20-2017Obituaries
Joyce R. Lund

09-20-2017Obituaries
Nancy Lee Looney

09-20-2017Obituaries
Stanley V. Kupczynski,

09-20-2017Obituaries
Lois L. Kostreva

09-20-2017Obituaries
Timm R. Jensen

09-20-2017Obituaries
David D. Jaeger

09-20-2017Obituaries
Mary J. Ihander

09-20-2017Obituaries
Timothy J. Hunter

09-20-2017Obituaries
Ronald G. Frease

09-20-2017Obituaries
Marvin J. Chamberlain

09-20-2017Obituaries
Darlene K. Bruette

09-20-2017Obituaries
Howard H. Schowalter

09-20-2017Obituaries
Donald E. Wolfe

09-20-2017Obituaries
Marvin C. Baake

09-20-2017Obituaries
Myrtle I. Pennington

09-20-2017Obituaries
Glenn G. Nelson Jr.

09-20-2017Obituaries
Diane C. Lotter

09-20-2017Obituaries
"Michael D. Lemieux

09-20-2017Obituaries
Don D. Hawkins

09-20-2017Obituaries
Roman A. Gipp

09-20-2017Obituaries
Violet T. Foat

09-20-2017Sports
Bulldogs Snag Silver at Antigo Soccer Invite

09-20-2017Sports
18th Annual Della Deau Memorial Golf Outing

09-20-2017Sports
Wolves Defeat Bulldogs in Straight Sets

09-20-2017Sports
Wolverines Unable to Repel Rebel Assault

09-20-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-20-2017Perspectives
From My Window

09-20-2017Perspectives
From our readers

09-20-2017Community - Wausaukee
Ranger Booster Club Tailgate Party Sept. 22

09-20-2017Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane Clean Up Day Oct. 14-15

09-20-2017Community - Wausaukee
County To Collect Town Wagner Taxes

09-20-2017Community - Wausaukee
Town Wausaukee Winter Garbage Pickup in Effect

09-20-2017Community - Crivitz
Replace Flag at New Care Assisted Living

09-20-2017Community - Crivitz
Plan Trip to Our Lady Shrine Oct. 11

09-20-2017Community - Crivitz
Change School Board Meeting

09-20-2017Community - Crivitz
Crivitz School Implements New Program Called ACP

09-20-2017Community - Coleman
Coleman Classes 1952-57 Plan Gathering for Oct. 4

09-20-2017Community - Coleman
Softball, Bean Bag Tourneys at Equity

09-20-2017Community - Coleman
Woman's Club View New Box for Books

09-20-2017Community - Coleman
Coleman Cougars Team Up to Tackle Cancer

09-20-2017Front Page
McGowan Speaks at POW/MIA Recognition

09-20-2017Front Page
Work on Marinette County Wage Study is Nearly Done

09-20-2017Front Page
No Action On Proposal For MCABI To Take On Tourism

09-20-2017Front Page
Twin County Airport License In Jeopardy

09-20-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Water & Sewer Weighs Sewer Rate Increase

09-13-2017Obituaries
Bertie Shafer

09-13-2017Obituaries
Harold E. Salzman

09-13-2017Obituaries
Otto "Butch" E. Risner, Jr.

09-13-2017Obituaries
Paul P. Pitroski

09-13-2017Obituaries
William R. Philipps

09-13-2017Obituaries
Steven L. Paugh

09-13-2017Obituaries
Charles R. Neff

09-13-2017Obituaries
Judith I. Mingle

09-13-2017Obituaries
Betty H. Miller

09-13-2017Obituaries
Eugenie E. Johnson

09-13-2017Obituaries
Bertil C. Johnson

09-13-2017Obituaries
Ashley R. Hash-Havelka

09-13-2017Obituaries
Kathleen L. Gilligan 

09-13-2017Obituaries
Roger E. Folkerts

09-13-2017Obituaries
Georgette Dedamos

09-13-2017Obituaries
Stephen J. Dausey

09-13-2017Obituaries
Marie I. Crocker

09-13-2017Obituaries
Alice J. Baker

09-13-2017Obituaries
Barbara D. Anderson

09-13-2017Obituaries
Thomas A. Walk

09-13-2017Obituaries
Brian Stewart

09-13-2017Obituaries
Suzanne Steffeck

09-13-2017Obituaries
Jane I. Prim

09-13-2017Obituaries
Shirley A. Pentony

09-13-2017Obituaries
Thomas M. Nowack

09-13-2017Obituaries
Marilyn D. Moreau

09-13-2017
Urban R. Meyer

09-13-2017Obituaries
Adalynn R. McDonald

09-13-2017Obituaries
Joyce A. Girczyc

09-13-2017Obituaries
(Janina) Joan Gauthier

09-13-2017Obituaries
Brian K. Friebel

09-13-2017Obituaries
Daniel R. Burschinger, MD

09-13-2017Obituaries
Douglas E. Augustine

09-13-2017Sports
Chenier's Medalist Round Leads Marines to Silver

09-13-2017Sports
Bulldog Boys Run to Shawano D2 Title

09-13-2017Sports
Wolverines Early Front Runners in M&O

09-13-2017Sports
Bulldogs "Pass" Cougars For Highway B Rivalry Win

09-13-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-13-2017Perspectives
From our readers

09-13-2017Perspectives
From My Window

09-13-2017Community - Wausaukee
Iron Mountain VA to Host POW/MIA

09-13-2017Community - Wausaukee
Raindancers to Meet Oct. 5th

09-13-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Blood Drive is Sept. 25  

09-13-2017Community - Wausaukee
Meyer is Acting Unit Chaplain

09-13-2017Community - Crivitz
Marty Flom Benefit at Crivitz on Sept. 23

09-13-2017Community - Crivitz
Rally for Breast Cancer on Sept. 17

09-13-2017Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Legion Gun Show

09-13-2017Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Public Works to Replace Village Hall Lighting

09-13-2017Community - Coleman
North Country Kickers Western Style Dance

09-13-2017Community - Coleman
Lena Lions List Coming Projects

09-13-2017Community - Coleman
Lena School Board Reviews Two Water Erosion Solutions

09-13-2017Community - Coleman
Coleman School Board to Approve Budget

09-13-2017Front Page
Eklund Insurance Sold To Wagner-Casper Agency

09-13-2017Front Page
County Board May Consider Cutting Supervisor Positions

09-13-2017Front Page
Marinette POW/MIA Recognition Day Sept. 15

09-13-2017Front Page
MCABI Okays Lease For Medical Center

09-13-2017Front Page
Land Information Okays Conditional Use Permit

09-06-2017Obituaries
Jean F. Prestine

09-06-2017Obituaries
Edward Petrash

09-06-2017Obituaries
Virginia Padgett

09-06-2017Obituaries
Zina Miedziak

09-06-2017Obituaries
Charmaine K. Ehlen

09-06-2017Obituaries
Francis R. Daul   

09-06-2017Obituaries
Erva J. Wessel

09-06-2017Obituaries
Rose M. Weissgerber

09-06-2017Obituaries
Raymond H. Weigelt

09-06-2017Obituaries
Otto E. Risner, Jr.

09-06-2017Obituaries
Marlene Ponis

09-06-2017Obituaries
William R. Philipps

09-06-2017Obituaries
Gail M. Phillips

09-06-2017Obituaries
Joan F. Pfister

09-06-2017Obituaries
Thomas C. Nelson

09-06-2017Obituaries
Jerome P. Murphy 

09-06-2017Obituaries
Marie Laduron

09-06-2017Obituaries
Engleberth P. Heiden

09-06-2017Obituaries
James J. Harter

09-06-2017Obituaries
Robert Hammerberg

09-06-2017Obituaries
Dorothy L. Curtis

09-06-2017Obituaries
Violet Black

09-06-2017Obituaries
Ruth B. Schneider

09-06-2017Obituaries
Richard J. Pagel

09-06-2017Obituaries
Shirley J. Madon

09-06-2017Obituaries
Annette M. Jepson

09-06-2017Obituaries
Patricia Brethouwer

09-06-2017Sports
Area Runners Shine at Freedom Invitational

09-06-2017Sports
Bulldogs Serve Up Sweeps Over Marines and Maroons

09-06-2017Sports
Marinette & Menominee Claim Road Victories

09-06-2017Sports
Bulldogs Hold Off Clippers for First Win

09-06-2017Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-06-2017Perspectives
From My Window

09-06-2017Community - Wausaukee
Legion Post 66 Plan Chili Fest

09-06-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wagner Board Meeting Sept. 13

09-06-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Blood Drive Sept. 25th

09-06-2017Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Board Awards MJB Bid

09-06-2017Community - Crivitz
Oktoberfest Returns to Downtown Iron Mtn.

09-06-2017Community - Crivitz
Youth Group Open House


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Should the Marinette County Board be reduced in size?
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