Panthers in the Playoffs

Posted February 5, 2018
Updated February 11, 2018

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

Boys swimming & diving
The Panthers took 2nd as a team at the Division 2 sectional Feb. 9-10 at Cedarburg. Competing for PHS were:

  • 1 mtr Diving: 1st Charlie Aschenbach 385.40; 5th Alec Nicholson 345.50 200 Yard Medley Relay: 3rd Plymouth team of Derek Holec, Christian Pieper, Ben Schaefers, Dawson Smith 1:42.65
  • 200 Yard Freestyle: 12th Jack Gumieny 2:04.74
  • 200 Yard IM: 6th Christian Pieper 2:09.27
  • 50 Yard Freestyle: 4th Dawson Smith 23.01; 6th Jaxsen Schermacher 23.20; 10th Keegan Gafney 23.98
  • 100 Yard Butterfly: 1st Ben Schaefers 53.71; 11th Jack Steinhardt 1:05.05; 12th Levi Nemitz 1:05.18
  • 100 Yard Freestyle: 4th Jaxsen Schermacher 51.17
  • 500 Yard Freestyle: 3rd Ben Schaefers 5:03.66; 9th Charlie Waitkus 5:36.06
  • 200 Yard Freestyle Relay: 2nd Plymouth team of Keegan Gafney, Derek Holec, Dawson Smith, Jaxsen Schermacher 1:32.54
  • 100 Yard Backstroke: 6th Derek Holec 59.82; 8th Keegan Gafney 1:01.36; 11 Alex Oty 1:06.52
  • 100 Yard Breaststroke: 7th Christian Pieper 1:06.13; 10th Ansel Olson 1:11.40
  • 400 Yard Freestyle Relay: 1st Plymouth team of Dawson Smith, Jaxsen Schermacher, Christian Pieper, Ben Schaefers 3:20.04

The Boys Swimming & Diving State Meet will be Feb. 16-17 in Madison.

Wrestling
The Panthers took 2nd as a team at the Division 1 regional Feb. 10 in Cedarburg. Competing for PHS were:

  • 106 pounds: Jack Miller (18-15) placed 5th
  • 113: Devin Gore (23-4) placed 1st
  • 120: Andrew Steinhardt (14-20) placed 4th
  • 126: Cameron Fohr (8-20) placed 6th
  • 138: Will Birkholz (28-12) placed 2nd
  • 145: Caden Nicolaus (11-24) placed 5th
  • 152: Josh Koll (29-11) placed 2nd
  • 160: Ben Meyer (7-19) placed 4th
  • 170: Joe Mertes (6-15) placed 6th
  • 182: Kyle Schwibinger (17-13) placed 3rd
  • 195: Jake Hefter (29-4) placed 1st
  • 220: Jesse Schwarten (17-9) placed 3rd
  • 285: Gabe Haun (20-9) placed 2nd

Team sectionals will be Feb. 13 at Oshkosh North, with individual sectionals Feb. 17 at Sheboygan South. The State Individual Tournament will be Feb. 22-24 in Madison, and the State Team Tournament will be March 2-3 in Madison.

Hockey
Several PHS students are part of the Sheboygan South Co-op team, which will compete in regionals on Tuesday, Feb. 13, with the regional final Thursday, Feb. 15 or Friday, Feb. 16. Sectionals will be Feb. 20, with the sectional final Feb. 24 in Fond du Lac. The Boys Hockey State Tournament will be March 1-3 in Madison.

Girls basketball
Division 2 regionals will be Tuesday, Feb. 20 and Friday, Feb. 23, with the regional final Saturday, Feb. 24. Sectionals will be March 1 at Hartford Union and March 3 in Neenah. The Girls Basketball State Tournament will be March 8-10 in Green Bay.

Boys basketball
Division 2 regionals will be Tuesday, Feb. 27 and Friday, March 2, with the regional final Saturday, March 3. Sectionals will be March 8 at Sheboygan South, with the sectional final March 10 at Manitowoc Lincoln. The
Boys Basketball State Tournament will be March 15-17 in Madison.

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