• Short game propels Union Grove golf to first sectional since 2007
  • Season ends for Waterford tennis
  • THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship
  • Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning
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  • Short game propels Union Grove golf to first sectional since 2007

    Short game propels Union Grove golf to first sectional since 2007

      By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent A bad short game is one of the quickest ways to abruptly end a high school golf season. But that wasn’t the case for the Union Grove boys golf team, which side-stepped its short game struggles to qualify for the WIAA Sectionals for the […]

  • Season ends for Waterford tennis

    Season ends for Waterford tennis

      By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The season came to an end Tuesday for the Waterford Union High School boys tennis team. No one from the Wolverines advanced out of a WIAA Division 1 subsectional tournament hosted by Waukesha North at the Heyer/Woyahn Complex in Waukesha. Those who reached the […]

  • THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

    THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakenewspapers.com Over the last four seasons, the Burlington girls soccer squad hasn’t lost a match in Southern Lakes Conference action. You would have to go all the way back to May 2013 to find the last time the Demons lost in the SLC. There have been a […]

  • Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

    Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

    Junior pitcher shows grit, helps cause at plate   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It took a couple of innings, but the Burlington varsity softball squad showed why the Southern Lakes Conference may be the best in the state Thursday evening in Oregon. The Lady Demons, seeded ninth in their WIAA […]

  • This is ChocolateFest Country

    This is ChocolateFest Country

    All you need to know to enjoy Burlington’s biggest festival Get the full rundown on ChocolateFest including events, schedules and features in our annual special section. You can access the publication by clicking on the following link: ChocolateFest 2017  

 

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Short game propels Union Grove golf to first sectional since 2007

Short game propels Union Grove golf to first sectional since 2007

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent A bad short game is one of the quickest ways to abruptly end a high school golf season. But that wasn’t the case for the Union Grove boys golf team, which side-stepped its short game struggles to qualify for the WIAA Sectionals for the […]

 
 

TOPPER TIDBITS: Catholic Central track stars advance to sectionals

By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent Several Toppers from the boys and girls Catholic Central track and field team have punched their tickets to sectionals on Thursday at Hilbert High School. At the regional meet on Monday, May 22 at Burlington High School, the top four finishers in each event advanced. […]

 
 

Season ends for Waterford tennis

Season ends for Waterford tennis

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The season came to an end Tuesday for the Waterford Union High School boys tennis team. No one from the Wolverines advanced out of a WIAA Division 1 subsectional tournament hosted by Waukesha North at the Heyer/Woyahn Complex in Waukesha. Those who reached the […]

 
 

GERALD J. ATKINSON

GERALD J. ATKINSON

      Gerald J. “Jerry” Atkinson, 87, Burlington, died May 22, 2017, at Pine Brook Pointe. He was born in Racine on May 10, 1930, to the late Clair James and Viola Elizabeth (Thielen) Atkinson. He was a 1948 graduate of St. Catherine’s High School in Racine. In 1951, Jerry chose […]

 
 

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakenewspapers.com Over the last four seasons, the Burlington girls soccer squad hasn’t lost a match in Southern Lakes Conference action. You would have to go all the way back to May 2013 to find the last time the Demons lost in the SLC. There have been a […]

 
 

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Junior pitcher shows grit, helps cause at plate   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It took a couple of innings, but the Burlington varsity softball squad showed why the Southern Lakes Conference may be the best in the state Thursday evening in Oregon. The Lady Demons, seeded ninth in their WIAA […]

 
 

JOHN J. MALTBY JR.

JOHN J. MALTBY JR.

      John J. Maltby Jr., 93, Burlington, formerly Elkhorn, died May 25, 2017, at his home. He was born July 25, 1923, in Oak Park, Ill., to the late John Sr. and Helen (Baker) Maltby. He married Ruth E. Nickelson on March 9, 1946, in Elmhurst, Ill. He served in […]

 
 

This is ChocolateFest Country

This is ChocolateFest Country

All you need to know to enjoy Burlington’s biggest festival Get the full rundown on ChocolateFest including events, schedules and features in our annual special section. You can access the publication by clicking on the following link: ChocolateFest 2017  

 
 

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

  By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Seniors Emily Ustianowski, Leah Joslyn and Josh Insor helped pace the Burlington Demons track and field team at regionals on Monday in Lake Geneva as the Demons will send six to the sectional meet. Ustianowski and Joslyn finished first, while Insor finished second in […]

 
 

Baseball, softball playoffs set: Burlington earns No. 1 seed, hosts sectional

Baseball, softball playoffs set: Burlington earns No. 1 seed, hosts sectional

  It’s a great time to be a sports fan. There are the NHL and NBA playoffs, and the WIAA high school postseason is in full swing. Softball playoffs start this week, and baseball playoffs begin next week. It’s going to be a crazy time of driving across the area […]

 
 
 
 

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