Photo courtesy Kaukauna Ghosts on Twitter

KAUKAUNA — The Kaukauna Ghosts softball team won its post-season opener, taking down De Pere High School 10-0 in a WIAA Regional Final.

Karly Meredith threw a no-hitter, striking out 14.

Jozy Ebben hit a 2-run home run.

Kaukauna is back in action Tuesday, hosting #4 Ashwaubenon who defeated Kimberly 1-0.

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Each game the Ghosts play is a new high school sports state record after the team has now strung together 76 wins in a row, breaking the streak held until 2018 by Kimberly football.

The Ghosts softball team’s last loss was May 18, 2021

Adding to the record book, Kaukauna claimed another conference championship, and in the final week of the regular season, Head Coach Tim Roehrig secured his 500th win.

Spring 2023 roster:

  • 1, Karly Meredith, P/IF, 10
  • 3, Chloe Herzfeldt, IF, 10
  • 9, Grace Boyle, P, 12
  • 12 Paige Miller, 3B, 12
  • 14, Raivyn Rabideau, IF, 9
  • 16, Ava Bloch, C, 12
  • 17, Kally Meredith, OF, 12
  • 19, Paige Bodenheimer, OF, 9
  • 20, Summer Schmidt, OF/C, 10
  • 22, Taryn Christopher, IF, 11
  • 23, Jozy Ebben, IF, 10
  • 26, Reaghan Millard, Utility, 12
  • 29, Karlee DeGroot, IF, 11
  • 30, Grace Schomin, P, 10
  • 31, Hailie Peters, OF, 12
  • 33, Chloe Fuchs, Utility, 10
  • 39, Taylor Federwitz, C, 9
  • 36, Sydney Kappus, IF, 12
  • Coach: Tim Roehrig
  • Assistant Coach: Bill Huss
  • Athletic Trainers: Ben Charles, Courtney O’Neil
  • Athletic Director: Nate Werner
  • Principal: Chris McDaniel
  • Superintendent: Mike Slowinski



By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.