Kretz wins sportsmanship award

MARINETTE—Ty Kretz, a 2021 graduate of Marinette High School, was selected as one of the recipients of the 2021 Lou Warobick’s Junior Golf Foundation Sportsmanship Scholarship awards on Wednesday.

Kretz, who currently attends the University of South Dakota, volunteered his time to several community organizations, as well as Marinette High, which elevated him to the top of the foundation’s list of nominations.

Coaches, athletic departments, professionals, associations and other golf organizations nominate Wisconsin high school seniors who have shown exemplary sportsmanship and contributions to their communities.

The award is named in memory of Wisconsin State Golf Hall of Fame honoree, Lou Warobick.