NOW:53211:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
12°
H 23° L 10°
Clear | 0MPH

Whitefish Bay girls regroup

Team suffers pair of losses to Shorewood, Cedarburg

Dec. 28, 2006

Still trying to find a way home, the Whitefish Bay girls basketball team did not go into the holiday break with merry hearts, falling to area rival Shorewood, 55-35, on Dec. 21, just two days after being drilled by Cedarburg, 61-20, in a North Shore Conference game.

"We're going to regroup and try to find a way to remain competitive," Blue Duke coach Todd Frohwirth said. "We have pretty good athletes, but a lot of them are just really learning the fine points of basketball at this point."

The Blue Dukes (0-5 in the North Shore and 1-8 overall) were to take on Thomas More on Dec. 28 and now will resume action at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, at home against Nicolet.

Against host Shorewood, the Blue Dukes could not contain 6-foot-1-inch All-Suburban forward Amanda Schick. Schick only had 15 points, but she dominated the boards, Frohwirth said.

"We just couldn't compete against anyone that size," Frohwirth said. "She beat us up pretty good. We tried to go at a quicker pace, but we couldn't gain control."

The Greyhounds were ahead, 25-13, at the half. Alumni from the state runner-up team of a year ago were there for encouragement, Frohwirth said, but it didn't help the young Dukes, who frequently had two freshmen and two sophomores in the lineup at the same time.

"But they were nice and said that they recognized some of the same mistakes they made when they were that age," Frohwirth said.

Emily Bostwick had 10 points and five assists and Olivia Hoff had nine points for Bay.

Cedarburg outscored host Bay, 46-11, over the last three quarters in hammering the Blue Dukes on Dec. 19. Jenny Wysocky had seven points for Bay.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Nicolet tennis court project receives rezoning approval from River Hills 11/21

» The Cheel offers a taste of Nepal in Thiensville 11/21

» Paper will be delayed by holiday 11/19

» Candidates for Lisbon post named 11/18

» Mequon teen ODs on alcohol after chugging gin with Cedarburg girls 11/18

» Rebuilt Fox Point footbridge opens 11/16

» Menasha's late score stuns Homestead in state football semifinals, 8-7 11/15

» Goldi shoe and fashion store in Shorewood to close Updated:  11/13

» Interactive North Shore school tax roundup: who's up and who's down in 2015 11/12

» Suburban roundup: Week three of the WIAA football postseason 11/10

» Bayshore neighbors bridle at falling assessments 11/8

» Stunning rally sends Homestead past Cedarburg 11/7

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 3 11/7

» Election roundup: How the Milwaukee suburbs and Lake Country voted Updated:  11/5

» Governor's race draws strong turnout on North Shore 11/5

» Enterprising eighth-grader launches his own publishing press 11/5

» Referendum passes in Glendale-River Hills district 11/4

» Poll: Which area team will win a state football title? Updated:  11/4

» Glendale housing development returns with new access road 11/3

» Shorewood passes sex offender rules 11/3

» Suburban roundup: Week two of the WIAA football postseason Updated:  11/3

» Homestead football team just a little bit better against Bay 11/1

» Falcons come close to knocking off Wisco 10/31

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 2 10/31

» 2 congregations — 1 Jewish, 1 Baptist — collaborate for concert 10/31

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT