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.
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Three Pirate girls win individual events.
Port Washington's Payton Greisch held off two rivals with a finishing kick to win the North Shore Conference title in the 400 meters on Tuesday at Cedarburg. Greisch's winning time was 1:00.31. Also capturing victories for the Port Washington girls were Emma Shelander in the triple jump and Marly Trier in the discus. The girls finished fifth with 79.5 points. Full boys and girls meet results are here. The Pirates boys were third with 69.5 points despite not having an individual champion; Homestead ran away with the meet with 186.33 points. Port Washington was second in the 3,200 relay and third in the 1,600 relay. Joe McIlree and Jonathan Scheel were on both squads. Jared Sandlin finished third in both the 800 and the 1,600. Both teams …
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Port Washington decimated the field in Saturday's wrestling tournament in Germantown. Nicolet's McKay wins at 215 and Henry Dixon grabs Whitefish Bay title at 189.
If there was a victory lane at the Germantown High School gym, it would have been snarled in a traffic jam consisting only of Port Washington wrestlers on Saturday at the North Shore Conference wrestling tournament. The Pirates won eight weight classes and finished second in three others to pile up 284 points, ahead of rival Germantwon (252.5). Nicolet's John McKay won the 215-pound class as the Knights finished sixth with 101.5 points. Senior Alex Dieringer was, not surprisingly, the Pirates' most dominating wrestler. He won state titles at 103 pounds as a freshman and 140 last year. In the NSC meet, he competed at 152 and hardly broke a sweat. After a bye in the first round, Dieringer pinned Brendan Hanrahan from Whitefish Bay in 21 …