Panthers in the Playoffs

Posted February 27, 2017
Updated March 1, 2017
Updated March 5, 2017

Plymouth High School athletic teams are competing in the WIAA playoffs. You can follow them here!

Boys basketball
The 6th-seeded Panthers defeated 11th-seeded Kewaskum 67-43 in the first round of Division 2 regionals Feb. 28, then lost to 3rd-seeded Brown Deer 81-63 March 3.

Boys swimming & diving
The Panthers took 10th as a team at the Division 2 State Swimming & Diving Championships on Feb. 17 in Madison. Competing for the Panthers were:

  • 1-Meter Diving: 3rd Riley Josephs 361.85
  • 100-Yard Backstroke:7th (tie) Harrison Strutz 54.93
  • 400-Yard Freestyle Relay: 8th Plymouth team of Jaxsen Schermacher, Leander Leinen, Ben Schaefers & Harrison Strutz 3:23.66
  • 50-Yard Freestyle:9th Harrison Strutz 22.27
  • 200-Yard Medley Relay: 10th Plymouth team of Harrison Strutz, Leander Leinen, Ben Schaefers & Dawson Smith 1:43.69
  • 100-Yard Butterfly:10th Ben Schaefers 55.29
  • 200-Yard Freestyle Relay: 12th Plymouth team of Dawson Smith, Leander Leinen, Jaxsen Schermacher & Ben Schaefers 1:32.85

Plymouth took 4th at sectionals Feb. 10-11 in Ashwaubenon; view the results from sectionals.

PHS finished 14th as a team at the Division 1 individual sectional held Feb. 18 in Slinger. Competing for the Panthers were:

  • 132 pounds: Pablo Lopez (11-9) placed 4th
  • 126 pounds: Will Birkholz (19-19)
  • 138 pounds: Josh Koll (24-13)
  • 152 pounds:  Erik Ohman (17-7)
  • 195 pounds: Jesse Schwarten (17-9)

Plymouth finished 7th at regionals Feb. 11 at Hartford/Union; view the results from regionals.

Girls basketball
The 2nd-seeded Panthers had a bye for the first round of Division 2 regionals Feb. 21, then defeated 7th-seeded Kewaskum on Feb. 24, but lost to 3rd-seeded Cedarburg 62-44 in the regional final Feb. 25. View a gallery of photos from the girls basketball regional game.

PHS has several players on the co-op team hosted by 6th-seed Sheboygan South, which defeated 11th-seeded Cedarburg 3-1 at the regional it hosted Feb. 14 in Sheboygan, but then lost the regional final to 3rd-seeded University School of Milwaukee 7-0 Feb. 17. View a photo gallery from the regional against Cedarburg.

Learn more:
• Check out the Extracurriculars section of our District Report Card to learn more about our history of success in athletics.