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SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Experience throughout for Shiocton – except at pitcher

Shiocton returns seven starters to the softball diamond from last year’s 4-13, but in a game that centers around pitching, there are still some questions. “We’ll have varsity experience at most positions except pitching,” said coach Tom Fischer. “The young…

Legion baseball makes Shiocton debut this summer

Shiocton’s first American Legion baseball team will take the field this summer. The team, for ages 15-19, will play in the Central Wisconsin Legion League and host games at the high school field. The first home game is June 21.…

TRACK: Girls aim at repeat of Bay championship

Seymour, coming off a Bay Conference championship in girls track last season, aims for a repeat with a double state champion on board. The Thunder boys,  however, are young and will need to step up quickly to contend in the…

GOLF: Thunder has plenty of experience

Seymour returns 10 of its top 12 golfers from last  year’s boys team, including its regular five varsity players. That has coach Matt Timm hoping for good things this season. “We return all five varsity players from a team that…

SOFTBALL: Team hopes to build on regional crown

After taking home a regional championship last season, Seymour will have to find some additional help to fill graduation holes on its softball team. The Thunder, who finished 15-9 last season, lost five players, four of them all-Bay Conference honorees.…

BASEBALL: Thunder has experience, looks for mound stability

With seven starters returning, Seymour has experience, but baseball coach Tom Wilson is hoping his team will find the pitching it needs to contend in the Bay Conference. Wilson, in his 29th year, returns seven starters from last year’s 6-15…

Hynnek signs with Michigan Tech’s new soccer program

Hynnek signs

By Ray Barrington Reporter Amber Hynnek is assured of making some history when she arrives at Michigan Technological University this fall. The Seymour Community High School senior signed March 23 to play soccer at the Division II school in Houghton,…

Seymour baseball splits in Florida games

Seymour beat Raceland, of Kentucky, in the first game 10-0 on Thursday, April 1, then lost to Sacred Heart of New Jersey while on their Florida trip. Jordan Anderson threw a four-hit shutout and Joey Berg had two-hits for the…

Zakowski resigns as girls basketball coach

Zakowski

After just two years at the school, Seymour girls basketball coach Casey Zakowski is stepping down. Zakowski cited the desire to be present for his older daughter’s final two years in high school and a younger daughter’s school years. “I…

End of a dream

Phil Romback walks off the court as Kiel players celebrate their victory in the WIAA Division 2 sectional final March 13 in Green Bay.   - Photo by Ray Barrington

“We played well; we just didn’t seal the deal.” And with that. coach Jon Murphy closed the book on a disappointing end to the Seymour boys basketball season. It ended in tears March 13 as the Thunder took its first…