Friday, February 10, 2012
Let's face it — half of the game is the people sitting in the stands, so let's see the faces of the people cheering on their teams.
North Shore Conference rivals Port Washington and Whitefish Bay play a girls and boys varsity basketball doubleheader on Friday, and Patch brings its Full-Court Press to the Blue Dukes Field House. Patch will have video highlights from the boys game, and a photo gallery from the boys game on top of this fan photo gallery built by Patch users. Snap pictures or take video of other fans, the action and other festivities and send them to firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com. You also can upload them to the Whitefish Bay or Port Washington-Saukville Patch Facebook pages, or add them right in the article on Patch from your computer or the smartphone Patch app.
Sunday, February 5, 2012
A look ahead to what you need to know in Port Washington and Saukville this week.
Here are some highlights of the upcoming week in Port Washington and Saukville. There are just the essentials; Port Washington-Saukville Patch has its own events calendar and you are invited to enter your own events. Get to know your School Board candidates The seven candidates for three positions opening this election season for the Port Washington-Saukville School Board will participate in a public forum at 7 p.m. Monday. The forum is hosted by the Womens League of Voters of Ozaukee County and will be held at Lincoln Elementary School. Patch will also provide live blog coverage of the debate (sign up for an e-mail reminder here). Get to know your city leader candidates The four mayoral candidates will also participate in a forum this …
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Attendees at the Pirates vs. Black Hawks game at Port Washington High School on Friday night set aside rivalries in order to remember deceased Grafton player.
In its first game since the death of teammate Josh Davis-Joiner, the Grafton boys basketball team was met on Friday with support rather than the typical rivalry that fills the Port Washington High School gymnasium when the two teams meet. In memory of the 17-year-old Grafton High School senior, who died during basketball practice Jan. 16, the Port Washington audience showed up dressed in the competitor's color: orange. "We've been really pleased with how Port Washington supported us during that game," Grafton High School Principal Ken McCormick said. "That game was only part of what was going on that night so it was very nice to see both of those communities supporting the young men out there." Port Washington High School Principal Eric …
Sunday, December 18, 2011
Port Washington Pirates faced Nicolet at home Friday.
Port Washington High School's girls varsity basketball team lost 17-38 to Nicolet Friday night at home. It was the team's third conference game of the season, and third loss, after facing Homestead and Milwaukee Lutheran earlier this month. The team will play next at Whitefish Bay High School on Tuesday.
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Port Washington loses to Seymour in a WIAA Division 2 sectional final.
The dejected looks told the story – their season was over. A night after coming back from a seven-point halftime deficit against Beaver Dam in the sectional semifinals, the Port Washington boys basketball team had no more magic left. The Pirates saw their season come to a screeching halt with a 60-42 loss to the Seymour Thunder in a WIAA Division 2 sectional final game at the Brown County Arena on Saturday night. Port was attempting to get back to state for the first time since 2007, while Seymour captured its 11th sectional title since 1996, and will face Whitefish Bay in the state semifinals on Friday. “(Seymour) was big inside,” said Port Washington coach John Bunyan. “We tried to match their physicality, but we got called for some …