• Burlington blasts Rockets in season opener
  • Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016
  • New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star
  • Catholic Central football back and better than ever
  • That 2011 feeling: Return of SLC top offensive weapons means high hopes in Waterford
  • Burlington blasts Rockets in season opener

    Burlington blasts Rockets in season opener

    Demons overpower South Milwaukee en route to 28-0 lead   By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent (sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com) SOUTH MILWAUKEE – Dalton Damon acknowledged that he is a fortunate first-year starting quarterback. The Burlington junior has a punishing offensive line with four returning starters, a dependable group of receivers led by sure-handed […]

  • Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

    Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

    Toppers rally, smash-mouth style prevails in 4th   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Sure, it was only nonconference, and the result won’t affect playoff hopes. But the Catholic Central football team made a resounding statement Friday night at the Topper Bowl – we’re back. A dynamite contest saw the […]

  • New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

    New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

      By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s not often that a starting-caliber quarterback randomly appears at summer practice. But that’s exactly what happened at Union Grove High this summer. Senior Luke Hansel, who has spent the past few springs firing fastballs on the mound for the baseball team, decided to […]

  • Catholic Central football back and better than ever

    Catholic Central football back and better than ever

    After a tough season was cancelled, number spike suddenly causes experienced group   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The long-standing tradition of Catholic Central varsity football simply couldn’t be broken. But it did tear at the seams and cause quite the rare situation in 2017. As a refresher, the Toppers began […]

  • That 2011 feeling: Return of SLC top offensive weapons means high hopes in Waterford

    That 2011 feeling: Return of SLC top offensive weapons means high hopes in Waterford

    Bakken: ‘We’ve got high expectations’   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent    Waterford Union High School football coach Adam Bakken is not privy to braggadocio statements. Believe him when he says this year’s Waterford Wolverines football team could be one of the best in his eight years as head coach. That […]

 

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Burlington blasts Rockets in season opener

Burlington blasts Rockets in season opener

Demons overpower South Milwaukee en route to 28-0 lead   By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent (sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com) SOUTH MILWAUKEE – Dalton Damon acknowledged that he is a fortunate first-year starting quarterback. The Burlington junior has a punishing offensive line with four returning starters, a dependable group of receivers led by sure-handed […]

 
 

Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

Toppers rally, smash-mouth style prevails in 4th   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Sure, it was only nonconference, and the result won’t affect playoff hopes. But the Catholic Central football team made a resounding statement Friday night at the Topper Bowl – we’re back. A dynamite contest saw the […]

 
 

New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s not often that a starting-caliber quarterback randomly appears at summer practice. But that’s exactly what happened at Union Grove High this summer. Senior Luke Hansel, who has spent the past few springs firing fastballs on the mound for the baseball team, decided to […]

 
 

Catholic Central football back and better than ever

Catholic Central football back and better than ever

After a tough season was cancelled, number spike suddenly causes experienced group   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The long-standing tradition of Catholic Central varsity football simply couldn’t be broken. But it did tear at the seams and cause quite the rare situation in 2017. As a refresher, the Toppers began […]

 
 

That 2011 feeling: Return of SLC top offensive weapons means high hopes in Waterford

That 2011 feeling: Return of SLC top offensive weapons means high hopes in Waterford

Bakken: ‘We’ve got high expectations’   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent    Waterford Union High School football coach Adam Bakken is not privy to braggadocio statements. Believe him when he says this year’s Waterford Wolverines football team could be one of the best in his eight years as head coach. That […]

 
 

The hunger for more: Big departures can’t overshadow Burlington’s returning depth, determination

The hunger for more: Big departures can’t overshadow Burlington’s returning depth, determination

Burlington at South Milwaukee, 7 p.m., Friday   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the sun beating down and dog-day August temperatures approaching 85 degrees Tuesday afternoon at Burlington High School, a sea of half-clad Demon football players was quick to scamper off to the locker rooms, especially after the conclusion […]

 
 

JAMES WILLIAM KARCZEWSKI

JAMES WILLIAM KARCZEWSKI

      James William Karczewski, 54, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. He was born on Feb. 22, 1964, in Newfoundland, Canada, to Elmer and Shirley (Poisl) Karczewski. Jamie graduated from Immaculata High School in Leavenworth, Kan., and earned his Pharmacy degree from The University of Kansas – Lawrence in […]

 
 

Is this the year Southern Lakes football returns to Camp Randall?

Is this the year Southern Lakes football returns to Camp Randall?

Waterford, Lake Geneva Badger have best chance at new league’s first championship     All day, I’ve been thinking of ideas for the return of my high school football predictions column. Should I mouth vomit more cliches about how excited I am for the season to start? No. Actually, an […]

 
 

GLENN “CHIEF” JANTE

GLENN “CHIEF” JANTE

      Glenn “Chief” Jante, 87, of Burlington passed away on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at his home. Glenn was born to Erwin E. and Nellie K. Jante in Milwaukee. He was married to Elsie C. Laursen on August 9, 1952. Glenn was a resident of Burlington for 82 years and […]

 
 

ROBERT K. (MICKEY) CLEMENTS

ROBERT K. (MICKEY) CLEMENTS

      Robert K. “Mickey” Clements, 87, died comfortably and peacefully on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in Union Grove. Mickey spent most of his life in Waterford, growing up in a one-room shack on Loland Drive just off Hwy 83, with his parents Robert K. and […]

 
 
 
 

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