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Thursday, Sept. 5: Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival, WIR’s Eve of Destruction

Most local short-track motorsports has gone quiet for the year, but a couple of bigger regional and national events are still on tap in the area, starting this weekend with the Vintage Sports Car Drivers Association’s Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival XXVIII … Continue reading

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Boys volleyball: Can Appleton North repeat?

Monday, August 26th. That’ s the earliest date, according to the WIAA calendar, for a boys’ volleyball practice to be held. That’s also the date that the Appleton North Lightning will begin defense of the WIAA state championship that they … Continue reading

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Girls volleyball: Neenah or someone else

In 2012, the Neenah girls volleyball team was the lone team from The Post-Crescent circulation area to advance to the WIAA girls state volleyball tournament at the fantastic Resch Center in Ashwaubenon. Will the Rockets make a return trip to … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 12: IndyFest, June Sprints highlight area racing

This almost-here Father’s Day weekend should be a busy one for motorsports fans in Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest, with no fewer than five noteworthy races on tap. Topping the list — in terms of prestige, importance and being my … Continue reading

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Kimberly snares WIAA Division 1 top seed for baseball playoffs

Kimberly, Hortonville and Appleton North were awarded No. 1, 2 and 3 seeds when the WIAA Division 1 sectional pairings for the Kaukauna sectional were announced on Monday. The Papermakers, Polar Bears and Lightning along with No. 4 seed West … Continue reading

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WIAA Division 1 softball brackets filled out, Appleton East gets No. 1 seed

Three Fox Valley Association softball teams will receive byes in the regional quarterfinal round of the WIAA softball tournament. Oshkosh West and Kaukauna, the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds, respectively, have received byes in WIAA sectional 4 while Appleton … Continue reading

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Post-Crescent prep track honor roll finds lower times, greater distances

Here is your final prep track honor roll before the various track and field conference meets get underway this Saturday. 55 (Jester Weah, Madison Memorial :06.38): 1, Connor Seiler, Appleton North :06.58; 2, Weston Guilfoyle, Kimberly :06.62; 3, Effa Hunter, … Continue reading

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Three FVA teams in softball’s top ten

The week’s new rankings for softball teams in Wisconsin courtesy of the Wisconsin Fastpitch Chronicle show some shuffling with three teams from the Fox Valley Association in the top ten and one more just outside. In Division 1, Sun Prairie … Continue reading

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Four FVA and four Eastern Valley softball teams draw notice

It’s not often one sees four teams from one conference ranked but that is the case with the Fox Valley Association and the Wisconsin High School Fastpitch Softball team rankings. In Division 1, Appleton East is ranked second, Kimberly is … Continue reading

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Kaukauna wrestlers face tough challenge on Saturday

Come Saturday night a couple of deserving wrestling teams will not have advanced to the WIAA Division 1 team sectionals. Kaukauna which is ranked No. 2 in Division 1, according to the Wisconsin Wrestling Online poll, will wrestle in the … Continue reading

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