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Dessart top wrestler at Kewaunee tournament

By Dylan Drephal Student reporter Seymour finished third overall in the Kewaunee wrestling tournament Dec. 18 with a score of 183 behind Brillion with 185 and Two Rivers with 209.5. At 130, Mark Dessart took first, beating last year’s state…

Thunder wins two in Bay girls play

Seymour posted a pair of girls basketball victories in Bay Conference basketball last week to stay in a tie for second in the conference. At 3-1, the Thunder and Denmark are a game behind Luxemburg-Casco. Seymour is now 4-2 overall.…

Skogman powers Thunder by Shawano

Seymour broke open its game against Shawano Dec. 20 with hot shooting from Calahan Skogman and went on to down the Hawks at Shawano 51-36 in Bay Conference boys basketball. Shawano had taken an early lead, but the unbeaten Thunder…

Sixth for Shiocton at Beaver Dam tourney

Shiocton took sixth place and had one champion at the Wickersham Memorial wrestling meet Dec. 18 in Beaver Dam. The meet, which included mostly Division 1 and 2 teams, was won by Hartland Arrowhead with 250.5 points. Shiocton had 94,…

Chiefs girls get triple OT win

Shiocton needed triple overtime, but pulled out its first CWC-8 girls basketball win of the year, edging Manawa 49-47 at Manawa on Dec. 17. Free throws by Jennifer Van Asten and Nicole Ritchie in the third overtime proved to be…

Ice Bears stay perfect

The Bay Area Ice Bears won 5-2 at Arrowhead (Hartland) on Saturday, Dec. 18, in a battle of undefeated Eastern Shores teams. Strong goaltending by Sarah Block with 29 saves, and scoring from Lauren Roethlisberger, Sue Keller, Allie Brunner and…

Sports Update

Monday, Dec. 19 Boys basketball: Seymour 51, Shawano 35 Saturday, Dec. 17 Wrestling: Wickersham Inv. at Beaver Dam: Arrowhead 250.5, Neenah 191, Winneconne 153.5, Waupun 139, Valders 132, Shiocton 94, Beaver Dam 74, Markesan 62, New Holstein 43, Dodgeland 28.…

Thunder softball has new head coach

Kevin Van Vonderen has been named head coach of the Seymour Thunder girls softball team. Van Vonderen replaces Brad Brogley who resigned his teaching position at Black Creek for an administrative position in southwestern Wisconsin. Van Vonderen is in his…

Dessart 1st at ‘Battle’

By Dylan Drephal Student reporter Seymour’s Mark Dessart was the only area individual to take first place in the 18-team Battle on the Bay wrestling tournament Dec. 11 at Bay Port High School. Dessart defeated Zach Skarda of Luxemburg-Casco 15-7…