Incumbnet Bob Ziegelbauer rallied from a large early deficit to defeat challenger Eric Sitkiewitz to win another four-year term to serve as Manitowoc County Executive. The unofficial results show Zigelbauer with 8439 votes to Sitkiewitz’s Total of 8270.

Eric Sitkiewitz on the results

Both candidates weren’t sure when asked about a possible recount, wanting to let the emotions of the election simmer for a while and wait for the results of the official canvass which will be held Friday morning at 9 am.