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Zakowski resigns as girls basketball coach


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…

Seymour hosts state powerlifting

Kristen Kmecheck competes in the Wisconsin High School State Powerlifting Championships held in Seymour on Friday and Saturday, March 19-20 - Photo by Rick Cohler

The Seymour Girls and Boys Powerlifting Teams captured third and fifth place finishes at the 43rd Annual High School State Powerlifting Meet held at Seymour High School March 12-13. There were 393 qualified lifters that competed at this two-day meet,…

Thunder out in semifinal

Emily Doxtator puts up a shot against Denmark as Jessica Maroszek looks on during the regional. - Photo by Rick Cohler

Despite taking a 12-2 first quarter lead, Seymour couldn’t hold on down the stretch and fell to Denmark 43-42 in a WIAA Division 2 girls basketball regional semifinal March 11 at Denmark. The Thunder (19-5 on the season) led 26-11…

Thunder battles into sectional

Troy Rottier gets inside Little Chute defenders for a shot. - Photo by Rick Cohler

Last year, when a young Seymour squad made it to the WIAA Division 2 boys sectional basketball final, there was optimism the Thunder would return the following year. They have, with a 23-2 record, but had to struggle against Little…