Panthers in the Playoffs

Posted March 6, 2017

Plymouth High School athletic teams competed in the WIAA playoffs. See how they did!

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.

Wrestling
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 59-40 on Feb. 24, but lost to 3rd-seeded Cedarburg 62-44 in the regional final Feb. 25. View a gallery of photos from the regional game.

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. View galleries of photos from the regional games.

Hockey
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.