space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* From our readers
space
space
Sports Shorts
* UPIR Fall Classic Wraps Season, Crowns 2014 Champions
* Coleman, Peshtigo In Five-Game Thriller; Crivitz Over Wausaukee, Lena at Home
* Area Runners Place Well In Shawano
* Another Winning Week For Area Teams
* Busy Week For M-O Volleyball As Rangers, Bulldogs And Badgers Win

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 Clinches M-O Title Share

Thanks to a trio of wins, the Coleman Cougars notched at least a share of their third straight M-O Conference baseball title. Coach Kent Casper’s diamond gang topped Crivitz 5-3 Thursday before clobbering host Lena-STAA in a doubleheader Monday 11-1 and 15-2. The winning week lifts the defending state champion Cougars to 10-1 on the season and 8-0 in league play. Coleman, which has just two more conference games to play and owns a comfortable 3-game lead in the standings, can earn outright honors with a win over Peshtigo Thursday or Wausaukee Monday.

“It has been a tough spring just to get on the field, but our team leadership was a key factor early. Right now a lot of our younger players are getting confident and starting to make a difference on the field,” Casper said.

While Coleman sits atop the league standings, Peshtigo and Wausaukee share second place at 4-2 each. The Bulldogs used a 7th inning single by Derek Koronkiewicz to slip past the visiting Rangers Monday 3-2.

Coach Pat Robbins crew (5-2, 4-2) will head into a busy final week of action with 4 games slated...Thursday, May 9 at Coleman, Friday at Lena-STAA, Monday at Gillett and Tuesday heading to Wausaukee in the M-O finale.

“We are fine with those games...have enough pitching to get us through,” Robbins said. “We had a lot of positive things come out of that win against Wausaukee...defense was good, pitching sharp, hit the ball and ran the bases well.”



-Friday’s Results-

Coleman Knocks

Off Crivitz 5-3


Senior righthander Mason Mergener registered 7 strikeouts and scattered 5 hits over 7 innings to lead Coleman past Crivitz Friday 5-3. The reigning league co-MVP, walked 4 while giving up just one earned run.

While Mergener supplied the mound effort, a trio of Coleman swingers banged out 2 hits each. Dexter Karban drove in 3 runs with a triple and single, Jackson and Blake Margis added a single and double each. Hitting out of the 7th spot, Alex Stodola chipped in with a big two-run single in the sixth inning to snap a 3-3 deadlock.

After 3 scoreless frames, Crivitz pushed across 2 runs in the fourth on just one hit. Jake Sawinski opened the inning with a double before an error on Mergener, passed ball and a sac fly off the bat of Colton Lange scored the run. Spencer Schwartz (error) later crossed the plate on another fielding miscue.

The Cougars rallied to take a 3-2 lead in their half of the fourth as the Margis brothers singled with two outs. Both runners headed home as Karban unloaded a triple before scoring on an error.

Parker DeLosSantos singled and scored on a single by Sawinski for a 3-3 deadlock in the fifth.

The Cougars put together their winning rally in the sixth with two outs. Blake Margis doubled, Karban single and Stodola added a two-run single.

Mergener made the lead stand up in the 7th setting down the heart of the Crivitz lineup in order.



-Monday’s Results-

Coleman Clobbers

Lena-STAA Twice


Banging out 22 hits, Coleman claimed both ends of a doubleheader against Lena-STAA 11-1 and 15-2. Karban accounted for 5 hits and 5 RBIs, Mergener 4 hits and 5 RBIs while freshman Blake Margis tallied 3 hits and 6 RBIs.

“We hit the ball hard, pitching was excellent only allowing 4 hits in the doubleheader and our defense was very good. It was a good day on the ball field,” Coleman coach Kent Casper said.

In the opener, the Cougars battered a pair of Titan hurlers for 13 hits, including 3 each by winning pitcher Mergener and Karban. Coleman held a 7-0 lead after 2 innings before winning in five frames 11-1. Karban ripped a two-run double in the first inning while Mergener drove in runs during his first 3 plate appearances.

Mergener fanned 7 batters over 3 innings of work, walking one and giving up a pair of hits. Nick Sailer and Alex Stodola added one inning of relief work each.

Coleman dominated again in the second game 15-2. The Cougars jammed the plate for 6 runs in the first inning and 7 more in the second to win going away. Winning pitcher Trevor Seewald, Blake Margis and Karban slapped out two hits each. Margis drilled a two-run triple in the first inning while Karban added a RBI single. In the 7-run second inning uprising, Mergener laced a RBI double while Blake Margis, Karban and Sailer added run scoring singles.

Seewald yielded 2 hits over 3 innings with 3 walks and 2 strikeouts before Jackson Margis got the call for the final two frames.

Peshtigo Slips

Past Wausaukee


In a battle for second place, host Peshtigo used a walk-off single by cleanup swinger Derek Koronkiewicz to claim a thrilling 3-2 win. With the score deadlocked at 2-all heading into the bottom of the 7th, Peshtigo only needed two batters to pull out the win. Marcus Sharkey singled to open the inning and quickly stole second. Up came Koronkiewicz, who ripped a single to right center scoring Sharkey.

“Derek has been our most consistent hitter all year and he came through when we needed it,” Robbins added.

Koronkiewicz walked and scored Peshtigo’s first run of the game in the second inning following an error and single by Trevor Bero. Wausaukee got even in the fourth as Beau DeLaet walked and circled the sacks on singles off the bats of Aaron Schlies and Brennen Gabriel.

Brendon Thomas lashed a leadoff single for Peshtigo in the fifth and raced home on a single by Gunner Kinney.

Down 2-1 heading into the top of the 7th, Wausaukee used two hits to tie the score. Gabriel got aboard on an infield single, Zack Struve put down a bunt before Russel Smith registered a double.

Jordan Berth earned the mound win allowing 5 hits and 2 runs over 7 innings. The junior righthander fanned 11 Rangers, including 8 of the first 9 batters he faced.

“Jordan was lights out early on and threw hard,” Robbins said.

DeLaet worked 6 innings for Wausaukee before giving way to Schlies for the final frame.

Crivitz Tames

Tigers 10-3


An 8 run fourth inning was all that Crivitz needed in a 10-3 road win over Gillett Monday. The Wolverines punched out a dozen safeties in the game, including 3 by AJ Garcia and two each from Cody Wolf, Spencer Schwartz and Colton Lange.

In the 8-run uprising, 13 Crivitz hitters stepped to the plate as Lange ripped two hits, Schwartz a double while Wolf, Parker DeLosSantos, Garcia and Sawinski added singles.

Sawinski scattered 6 hits over 7 innings with 8 strikeouts and 4 walks to earn the mound win.

Derek Zahn was tagged with the loss yielding 8 runs on 8 hits over 4 innings.

-Non League Results-

Marquardt Dominates

As Coleman Rolls 9-4


Hard throwing Derek Marquardt set down 15 batters on strikes and gave up 3 hits to lead Coleman past visiting Stephenson Saturday 9-4. Marquardt struck out the side in the fourth, sixth and seventh innings while adding a pair of whiffs in the first and fifth frames.

Marquardt, Jackson and Blake Margis lashed two hits each for Coleman while Karban collected a trio of RBIs.

The Margis boys took care of the first run as Jackson singled and Blake blasted a triple.

Coleman sent 10 batters to the plate in the second inning, scoring 6 runs on just one hit. Five walks, a hit batsman and a run scoring groundout by Karban did the damage.

Mitch Woulf singled and scored in the third inning before Marquardt and the Margis boys tacked on 3 straight singles in the sixth.


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
09-17-2014Sports
UPIR Fall Classic Wraps Season, Crowns 2014 Champions

09-17-2014Sports
Coleman, Peshtigo In Five-Game Thriller; Crivitz Over Wausaukee, Lena at Home

09-17-2014Sports
Area Runners Place Well In Shawano

09-17-2014Sports
Another Winning Week For Area Teams

09-17-2014Perspectives
From our readers

09-17-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

09-17-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-17-2014Obituaries
Roberta L. Shelby

09-17-2014Obituaries
Eleanor E. Robinette

09-17-2014Obituaries
Roger E. Pillsbury

09-17-2014Obituaries
Otis E. Goltz

09-17-2014Obituaries
Barb Christensen

09-17-2014Obituaries
Elizabeth J. Baumann

09-17-2014Obituaries
Betty L. Woller

09-17-2014Obituaries
Joyce Wieck

09-17-2014Obituaries
Patricia J. (White) Utley

09-17-2014Obituaries
Mary L. Swanson

09-17-2014Obituaries
Robert T. Sandahl

09-17-2014Obituaries
Monica M. Rymer

09-17-2014Obituaries
Donald L. Noack

09-17-2014Obituaries
Marie T. Naffzinger

09-17-2014Obituaries
Michael G. Motsinger

09-17-2014Obituaries
Eleanor R. Mikula

09-17-2014Obituaries
George J. Medley

09-17-2014Obituaries
Calvin W. Krueger

09-17-2014Obituaries
Virginia Eggen

09-17-2014Obituaries
Richard S. Bozile

09-17-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Acts On Pier, Mobile Home Violation

09-17-2014Community - Wausaukee
Presbyterian Women Oct. 18 Fall Supper

09-17-2014Community - Wausaukee
Legion Post 66 Chili Fest Sept. 27

09-17-2014Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane Board Receives Public Input, Timber Check

09-17-2014Community - Crivitz
Legion Gun, Knife Show on Sept. 27

09-17-2014Community - Crivitz
19 at Even Monday Cards

09-17-2014Community - Crivitz
Wolverines Sept. 26 Tailgate Party

09-17-2014Community - Crivitz
KC Dinner For Special Friends

09-17-2014Community - Coleman
North Country Kickers Fall Dance on Sept. 27

09-17-2014Community - Coleman
KC Punt, Pass Kick is Sept. 2

09-17-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman Students Return from Educational Trip to Greece, Italy

09-17-2014Community - Coleman
Free Horseshow at Equity Park Sept. 21

09-17-2014News
Balthazor Benefit at Lee’s Foods

09-17-2014News
Grover Porterfield FD Open House is Sept. 20

09-17-2014News
Coleman Legion Flag Disposal Ceremony Sept. 27

09-17-2014News
VA to Hold POW/MIA Recognition Day Sept. 19

09-17-2014Front Page
New Platform for Old Depot, List Oct. Events

09-17-2014Front Page
Peshtigo School To Buy Industrial Park Land

09-17-2014Front Page
Peshtigo Fire, Crime Stoppers In Challenge

09-17-2014Front Page
County Health and Human Services Still Needs $443,000 From Reserves

09-17-2014Front Page
Vote 3 to 2 To Rescind Airport Security Policy

09-10-2014Sports
Busy Week For M-O Volleyball As Rangers, Bulldogs And Badgers Win

09-10-2014Sports
Second Place Finish For Demeney Racing In TORC Super Stock

09-10-2014Sports
Youth Football Kicks Off In Area

09-10-2014Sports
Peshtigo Into Win Column, Coleman Rolls

09-10-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

09-10-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-10-2014Obituaries
Helen M. Wilmot

09-10-2014Obituaries
Bernice B. Vorpahl

09-10-2014Obituaries
Donald M. Umentum

09-10-2014Obituaries
Judith E. Siegrist

09-10-2014Obituaries
Bernice Shallow-Goetz

09-10-2014Obituaries
Doris M. Paulson

09-10-2014Obituaries
Wayne Paulsen

09-10-2014Obituaries
George J. Medley

09-10-2014Obituaries
Lorraine P. McCabe-Ganey

09-10-2014Obituaries
Grace A. Marcouiller

09-10-2014Obituaries
William C. Johnston Sr.

09-10-2014Obituaries
Raymond F. Hornick

09-10-2014Obituaries
Donald A. Hockers

09-10-2014Obituaries
Patricia A. Giese

09-10-2014Obituaries
Mary Jane Deterville

09-10-2014Obituaries
Jeff Coopman

09-10-2014Obituaries
Paul Rodney Wilson

09-10-2014Obituaries
Ruth Weeks

09-10-2014Obituaries
Donald J. Shampo

09-10-2014Obituaries
Frances Polzer

09-10-2014Obituaries
Carol M. Norman

09-10-2014Obituaries
Mary E. McDonald Ryan

09-10-2014Obituaries
Daniel R. Madsen

09-10-2014Obituaries
Walter Leitzke

09-10-2014Obituaries
Della M. Kamin

09-10-2014Obituaries
Gerald J. Gebhard

09-10-2014Obituaries
Ronald Fischer, Sr.

09-10-2014Obituaries
Carl “Coz” Franzen

09-10-2014Obituaries
Isabelle J. Des Jarlais

09-10-2014Obituaries
Pearl Charbonneau

09-10-2014Obituaries
Joyce B. Brumlic

09-10-2014Obituaries
Dorothy E. Brostowitz

09-10-2014Obituaries
Elizabeth J. Beauchamp

09-10-2014Obituaries
Phyllis M. Anderson

09-10-2014Obituaries
Peggy Barrows

09-10-2014Community - Wausaukee
Silver Cliff F/R Election Oct. 13

09-10-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wagner Approves Stop Sign, Get Dump Update

09-10-2014Community - Wausaukee
Leonard Doering Takes Old Glory Honor Flight

09-10-2014Community - Wausaukee
Hoover’s Sponsors Ranger BB Event

09-10-2014News
Grover Porterfield FD Open House is Sept. 20

09-10-2014News
Benefit Golf Scramble at DeSmidt’s Sept. 20

09-10-2014News
Basic Pistol Course at Squad Building

09-10-2014News
Church Raises $400 in Brat Fry

09-10-2014Community - Crivitz
Friends of Camp Bird Meet Sept. 24

09-10-2014Community - Crivitz
Shaffers Donate Food Despite Loss

09-10-2014Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Seeks Rate Increase

09-10-2014Community - Crivitz
MI To Discuss Golf Carts on Roads

09-10-2014Community - Coleman
Reservations Due for 1954 Class

09-10-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman Legion Flag Disposal

09-10-2014Community - Coleman
Plans Continue for Dollar Store in Coleman

09-10-2014Community - Coleman
Coleman School Annual, Regular Meetings Sept. 15

09-10-2014Front Page
Famous Shaffer Park Supper Club Destroyed By Fire

09-10-2014Front Page
“Diggers” Film Artifacts of Early Peshtigo Oct. 5 Week

09-10-2014Front Page
Equity Co-Op To Mark 100th Anniversary Sept. 13

09-10-2014Front Page
Marinette Courthouse Sustains Extensive Water Damage from Rain

09-10-2014Front Page
Law Enforcement Committee To Air DA Request For Help

09-03-2014Sports
Ruffed Grouse Society Banquet In Crivitz

09-03-2014Sports
Menominee Trap League Final Week

09-03-2014Sports
Want To Try Hunting? Local Hunting Events Are The Way To Go

09-03-2014Sports
Bulldogs Downed By Bears

09-03-2014Perspectives
From our readers

09-03-2014Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

09-03-2014Perspectives
Country Cousin

09-03-2014Obituaries
Dorothy J. Van Straten

09-03-2014Obituaries
Richard L. Tessier

09-03-2014Obituaries
Matthew G. Strojny

09-03-2014Obituaries
Don J. Schroeder

09-03-2014Obituaries
Julie M. Peters

09-03-2014Obituaries
Doris M. Paulson

09-03-2014Obituaries
Elaine H. Maahs

09-03-2014Obituaries
Maurice A. Johnson

09-03-2014Obituaries
Jerome E. Hassenfeldt

09-03-2014Obituaries
Elmer Guseck

09-03-2014Obituaries
Doris S. Griger

09-03-2014Obituaries
Dorothy (Godin) Ellis

09-03-2014Obituaries
Louise Ann (Beno) Echols

09-03-2014Obituaries
Margaret Katherine (Langer) Christensen

09-03-2014Obituaries
Helen M. (Horn) Bogsted

09-03-2014Obituaries
Anne Bereza

09-03-2014Obituaries
Peggy Barrows

09-03-2014Obituaries
Warner Bachar

09-03-2014Obituaries
Phyllis M. Anderson

09-03-2014Obituaries
Marion D. Wagner

09-03-2014Obituaries
Joyce C. Shepro

09-03-2014Obituaries
Virgina Mary (Berger) Schetter

09-03-2014Obituaries
Gregory A. Sachs

09-03-2014Obituaries
Robert H. Pecotte

09-03-2014Obituaries
Philip H. Nelmark

09-03-2014Obituaries
William G. “Bill” Larson

09-03-2014Obituaries
Patricia Ann (Martini) Heck

09-03-2014Obituaries
Marietta Jean Florance

09-03-2014Obituaries
Stephen M. Feigerle

09-03-2014Community - Wausaukee
Seek Crafters, Vendors for Wausaukee Festiva

09-03-2014News
Breakfast With Veterans Sept. 11

09-03-2014News
Basic Pistol Course at Squad Building

09-03-2014News
Gillett Church Polka Mass, Fall Fest


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Should America do more to stop the spread of ISIS?
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