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Union Grove golf captures regional championship

Union Grove golf captures regional championship

  By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Union Grove girls golf coach Eric Swanson has been patiently waiting for his team to put it all together. Swanson finally saw his squad peak at the right time. The Broncos dominated play to win a WIAA Division 1 Racine Case Regional at Ives Grove […]

 
 

Waterford Union High School seeks nominations for 1st Athletic Hall of Fame

Waterford Union High School seeks nominations for 1st Athletic Hall of Fame

  A high school that is a cherished institution in its community, one that’s served students since 1904, does not have an Athletic Hall of Fame. That oversight is about to be rectified. Waterford Union High School is currently seeking nominations for the inaugural class of its Athletic Hall of […]

 
 

PREDICTIONS: Brewers will keep it rolling, Lake Geneva, Union Grove football fighting for playoff lives

PREDICTIONS: Brewers will keep it rolling, Lake Geneva, Union Grove football fighting for playoff lives

  Think back to 2011. You had the 96-win Milwaukee Brewers win the National League Division Series, and the Green Bay Packers began the season 9-0 and went on to earn the No. 1 seed with a 15-1 mark. Not to mention the Wisconsin Badgers had a couple guys by […]

 
 

Burlington waxes Westosha, completes perfect conference season

Burlington waxes Westosha, completes perfect conference season

Burlington def. Westosha Central, 25-15, 20-25, 25-21, 25-16   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com PADDOCK LAKE – All season, the Burlington varsity girls volleyball players knew a conference championship was within reach, but the road to glory had to go through arch-rival Westosha Central. The Falcons, not ranked in the state’s […]

 
 

Payback time: Burlington volleyball leapfrogs Racine St. Cat’s into 1st place

Payback time: Burlington volleyball leapfrogs Racine St. Cat’s into 1st place

Demons haven’t lost in three weeks   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Break up the Burlington boys varsity volleyball team. An outside force, one that may only exist in our imaginations, is the only thing that can stop the Demons right now. OK, that’s being a bit far-fetched, but over the […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: The Milwaukee Brewers are on fire, and it’s kind of everything

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: The Milwaukee Brewers are on fire, and it’s kind of everything

Playoff baseball returns to Milwaukee   PREDICTIONS Last week: 7-4 Season: 56-19   Extra Special Major League Baseball Edition   Games of the Week Colorado Rockies (91-72) at Milwaukee Brewers (96-67), Thursday, Friday at Miller Park, Sunday, Monday at Coors Field, Denver, Wednesday at Miller Park   UPDATE: Since this […]

 
 

Still time to nominate someone for Burlington High School Wall of Fame

The Burlington High School Athletic Wall of Fame selection committee will soon be selecting the incoming class for 2018-19. The selection process will take place in early October, with the actual event happening on Feb. 15, 2019. Community members are encouraged to nominate former elite athletes, coaches, administrators, and supportive […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Homecoming fails, and oh yeah, my job, too

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Homecoming fails, and oh yeah, my job, too

  This kind of stuff happens every year in the Southern Lakes Conference. A few football teams start out blazing hot, taking the world by storm and turning heads in the media and among local social circles. Waterford and Burlington were those teams this fall. But it’s been two months […]

 
 

Waterford soccer makes history with victory over Delavan-Darien

Waterford soccer makes history with victory over Delavan-Darien

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School boys soccer team closed a streak of nine matches in two weeks with a win over one of the state’s better teams. The Wolverines beat Delavan-Darien 2-1 Sept. 15 in the third-place match of the Dillett Memorial Invitational at […]

 
 

Friday Night Lights takes on different meaning as football teams honor severely injured student

Friday Night Lights takes on different meaning as football teams honor severely injured student

Michael Lois fresh in minds of entire conference   By Chris Bennett Correspondent (chrbenn6@gmail.com) The Sept. 21 Southern Lakes Conference matchup between Elkhorn Area and Waterford Union high schools lacked the feeling of raucous, innocent fun associated with the bright lights of football on a fall Friday night. The contest […]

 
 
 
 
 

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