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Shiocton youth play at Cooperstown

Special to ACN by Julie Gomm Baseball is America’s game. Its birthplace: Cooperstown, New York. Lou and Linda Presutti had a dream that all young players would be able to play like major leaguers in baseball’s home town. Their dream…

Kickers blanked in debut

Seymour got off to a rocky start in the boys soccer season as it lost 10-0 Aug. 17 to Fox Valley Lutheran in a nonconference match at Appleton. The Foxes are the defending WIAA Division 2 state champion. Drew Allison…

‘Digging up the Past’ volleyball winners named

The second annual ‘Digging Up the Past’ Alumni Tournament was held on Aug. 14. Sixteen alums participated in the event ranging in graduation years from 1981 to 2010. This year’s winners were Megan Cartier, Natalie (Mitchell) Van Handel, Sue (Chapman)…

Maas winner in Bun Run

Tim Maas held off the younger Ian McQuistion to capture the 2010 Bun Run during Burger Fest Aug. 7. Maas finished the five-kilometer run in 17 minutes, 11 seconds. He was the top finisher in the men’s 40-49 category. McQuistion…

Seymour Legion players receive honors

The Seymour Legion baseball team had players in two all-star games and won league awards for the 2010 season. League All Star Game Troy Rottier and Michael Martin played in the FRV Legion League All Star Game that was held…

Shiocton youth baseball teams take CWC tournament crowns

It was another successful season for the Shiocton Day League baseball teams. They participate in the Central Wisconsin Conference Youth Baseball League. The league consists of Amherst, Iola-Scandinavia, Manawa, Marion, Weyauwega-Fremont, and Shiocton. The league has three divisions: AAA which…

Practices start for some teams this week

The high school sports season officially gets under way today, with the first practice days for girls golf, boys soccer and football. Tuesday marks the first day of practice for girls swimming. The first event of the season is the…

Navarino Rangers Hall of Fame inductees

The Navarino Rangers inducted three men and the 1994 team into their Hall of Fame after the July 25 Dairyland League game against Nichols. Inducted were (top row, from left) Jamie Hillsberg, Cliff Krull, Kevin Thiel, John Whitehouse, Perry VanDenElzen,…

Shiocton 4-11 in first year

The Shiocton Legion Post 512 team ended its season on Friday, July 23, in the Regional Tournament at Marion. After an exciting come-from-behind victory on Wednesday night, the team dropped two games to Bonduel and Manawa on Friday to exit…

Seymour Legion falls in regional final

The Seymour Legion baseball team advanced to the championship game of the Sturgeon Bay Regional before losing to Menasha on Monday, July 26. Post 106 finished the regional with a record of 4-2 after fighting its way through the losers…