Marathon American Legion Post 469 centerfielder Mitchell Kurtz is the ninth player in the summer baseball program’s history to be selected to compete in the annual American Legion All-Star Game. To see the full story, please call 715-223-2342 to subscribe to The Record-Review newspaper.
For the past several years, it seemed like something was missing from the Rural Arts Museum in Colby.
In front of the old Station 51 depot is a pair of railroad tracks, laying on a bed of gravel and dirt, criss-crossed by wooden ties. But, instead of a train car resting on top, there was an empty space.
Brian Butch’s playing days might be over, but just because he’s retired from playing the game doesn’t mean he’s not still active with basketball, or sitting at home resting on his laurels.
These days, he’s busier than ever before, conducting basketball clinics all across the Midwest.
Athens seniors Kenadi Diedrich and Carley Lipinski savored a unique opportunity to play together on the Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association (WFSCA) Division 4 & 5 all-star team this summer. To read the full story, please call 715-223-2342 to subscribe to The Record-Review newspaper.
The world is teeming with all manner of critters, from giant elephants to tiny insects that are barely visible to the human eye.
We know more about the animal kingdom than ever before, but even with so much information just a book or touch screen away, there is still so much misinformation floating around.
If you’ve ever played the game of football you know you can still vividly remember the smell of the grass, and still feel the way the ground moved beneath your feet.
You remember the plays, tackles and touchdowns. For many student-athletes, playing underneath Friday night lights is a rite of passage.
Athens senior baseball player Seth Coker won the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association (WBCA) Division 4 player of the year award last season, while Jack Washburn of Webster as the Division 3 player of the year. Both players shared Division 4 player of the year honors this season.
The Abbotsford Heat 13U baseball team recently won the Small Town Baseball State Tournament. The tournament took place in Marshfield from June 21-23 and consisted of teams with school enrollments of under 700. The Abby Heat won the 13U division, defeating Omro 7-6 and Medford 5-2 during pool play.
Stratford junior pitcher Chandler Schmidt welcomed his teammates piling on top of him, after he’d just thrown a complete game 9-4 win against Markesan on Thursday to help the Tigers capture their first baseball state championship. To read the full story, please call 715-223-2342 to subscribe to The Record-Review newspaper.
A pair of Colby High girls basketball players enjoyed one more game together at the Justagame Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells on Friday.
Ashley Streveler and Vanessa Lopez, both seniors this year, were each selected to represent the girls D-4 North team during the Wisconsin Coach’s Basketball Association All-Star game.