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Legion Post 106 split start

The Seymour Post 106 baseball team started the 2017 season with an impressive 6-1 win over AA State Champion Menasha at Rock Ledge Park on Tuesday night, June 13. Austin Marcks went 6 1/3 innings on the mound, striking out…

Thunder loses in sectional opener

The Seymour baseball team’s first sectional playoff game in seven years was indicative of how the entire season went. The Thunder got in an early deficit, but never got down and fought their way back. However, Mosinee punched back with…

Lady Chiefs advance to WIAA State softball tournament

The Shiocton girls softball team celebrate with the WIAA Division 4 sectional championship plaque as they face Pacelli in a state semifinal on Friday, June 9, at 8 a.m. at Goodland Field in Madison.
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By Greg Bates ACN & Times-Press correspondent OSHKOSH – When a little popup went into the air and second baseman Jackie Korth squeezed her glove tightly around the ball, the celebration was on. The Shiocton softball team had done it,…

Thunder baseball advances to WIAA Division 2 sectionals

The Seymour Thunder baseball squad celebrates their regional championship victory on Wednesday, May 31. Seymour defeated Marinette 8-0 to advance to the sectionals on Tuesday, June 6. - Photo by Keith Skenandore

By Greg Bates ACN & Times-Press correspondent The postseason is a time for high school teams to rely heavily on their seniors. The Seymour baseball team jumped on the backs of its top two pitchers, Austin Marcks and Justin Krull,…

Lady Chiefs advance to sectionals

The Shiocton girls softball team knew going in that defeating CWC-8 conference opponent Iola-Scandinavia wasn’t going to be easy. Add to it the winner takes the regional title and advances to the WIAA Division 4 sectionals. The two teams split…

Lady Thunder ousted from playoffs

The saying goes, “You can’t beat a team three times.” Either someone didn’t tell that to the Shawano Hawks or the Lady Thunder didn’t get the message as the softball team would lose again to their conference foes. The difference…

Zahn to retire; new AD to be hired

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By Keith Skenandore Editor Mark Zahn, associate principal/activities director, assists at a Seymour track meet as he signals to the starter that the timer is ready for the start of a race. This is one of his many duties he…

Schmidt signs letter of intent

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Shiocton senior basketball player Nate Schmidt signs his letter of intent to play at Trinity International University. – Photo by Linda Titel By Greg Bates ACN & Times-Press sports correspondent The scholarship offer came on April 10. Nate Schmidt was…

Lady Thunder wins WIAA Division 2 playoff opener

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By Greg Bates ACN & Times-Press sports correspondent It’s the moment the Seymour softball team has been prepping for all season: the playoffs. The top-seeded Thunder wasted little time and effort by opening with a 15-0 victory in four innings…