In just a few weeks high school football players around Northeast Wisconsin will hit the field to prepare for the upcoming season, but some teams are getting a head start with seven-on-seven tournaments.
The Papermakers posted a shutout against Appleton East to move on to the sectional semifinals. For the Ashwaubenon it would take extra time and penalty kicks for the Jaguars to knockout Pulaski.
Kimberly, Bay Port, and New London came away with sectional championship victories over conference rivals on Thursday.
The Oshkosh North Spartans fell to second ranked Arrowhead in a match-up of top ten teams on Saturday afternoon. Meanwhile in Ashwaubenon, the Jags bounced back to split their twin bill with Stevens Point. Local 5 Sports Lily Zhao breaks down the hardball highlights.
The Bay Port Pirates held off a late rally by Ashwaubenon to remain perfect in the FRCC. Meanwhile in the FVA, Kimberly came back to knock off fourth ranked Appleton North. Local 5 Sports Director Burke Griffin breaks down the highlights from the pair of big conference match-ups.
Area boys basketball teams took the next step towards state with the regional semifinals on Friday night. Local 5 Sports' Leslie Spoon breaks down the highlights from a busy night of high school hoops.
Notre Dame and the Bay Area Ice Bears to their first step in the boys and girls state hockey playoffs Thursday
The final segment of High School Sports Xtra features Bill Gosse's Team360 Minute, Our Local 5 Top 5 Plays, Team of the Week, and a look back at some of the best sights and sounds from the past week.
Many local athletes made it official Wednesday, signing National Letters of Intent to play sports at the college level
The Ripon and Bay Port boys picked up big conference wins on Tuesday night on the hardwood. Meanwhile up north, the Peshtigo girls jumped out to an early lead en route to a win over Gillett. Local 5 Sports' Leslie Spoon breaks down the highlights from a busy night on the hardwood.