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BUW gymnastics clinches 2nd straight state tournament

BUW gymnastics clinches 2nd straight state tournament

Bronsons, Cassidy, Murphy advance to individual state By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Andrea Chart knew there was a pretty good chance her girls were going to qualify for team state Thursday night. Though the FMOW (Franklin/Muskego/Oak Creek/Whitnall) and BUW (Badger/Burlington/Union Grove/Wilmot/Williams Bay) varsity squads are clearly a cut above […]

 
 

City of Burlington sends 11 wrestlers to state tournament

City of Burlington sends 11 wrestlers to state tournament

Catholic Central’s Amborn, Burlington’s Bird, Weiler, Skrundz among those to watch   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Both the Burlington and Catholic Central wrestling squads will be heavily represented at this weekend’s WIAA Individual State Wrestling tournament. Last Saturday at the Racine Park Invite, 10 of 14 Demons finished in top […]

 
 

BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Klein sparks Catholic Central blowout with 31 first-half points

BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Klein sparks Catholic Central blowout with 31 first-half points

  WIAA BASKETBALL: (2) Catholic Central 74, (15) Salam 23   By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent Rewarded with a No. 2 seed in its half of the bracket after putting together a solid regular season, the Catholic Central girls basketball team is hoping to take advantage of some home cooking […]

 
 

Ketterhagen beats the buzzer in OT

Ketterhagen beats the buzzer in OT

Waterford finding groove, upsets Union Grove   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School boys basketball team doubled its season win total last week. The Wolverines beat Milwaukee Reagan 68-47 Feb. 9 in a non-conference game at Waterford and beat Union Grove 59-58 Feb. 7 in a […]

 
 

8 Union Grove wrestlers survive, advance to next round

8 Union Grove wrestlers survive, advance to next round

Willis brothers looking to make noise in Madison   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The Union Grove bus ride to Racine Park High School will certainly be louder than usual. It will contain eight boisterous sectional qualifying wrestlers. The eight wrestlers helped the Broncos rack up 160 points and finish […]

 
 

Waterford wrestling sends all 14 to sectionals

Waterford wrestling sends all 14 to sectionals

Guardiola, others poised for state success   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Every member of the Waterford Union High School wrestling team lived to hit the mat another day after advancing out of a WIAA Division 1 regional tournament Feb. 9 at Pewaukee High School. The Wolverines wrestle Saturday in […]

 
 

A new school record

A new school record

Burlington Co-op misses out on state, but kids enjoy personal bests   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com They may not be going to state like they ultimately hoped, but Burlington Co-op swimmers Zach Olstinske, Ethan Brannen, Jimmy Keeker and E.J. Wright will see their names on the wall very soon at […]

 
 

Burlington High School selects team, coach for Wall of Fame

1984 state champion softball team, pioneer coach, teacher Hanson to be honored          The Burlington High School Athletic Wall of Fame Committee has selected the 1984 girls state champion softball team and longtime coach and physical education teacher Diane Hanson as its 2019 inductees. On Friday night, the honorees will […]

 
 

Burlington dominates Oak Creek, advances to state wrestling

Burlington dominates Oak Creek, advances to state wrestling

Demons clinch 6th team state berth in 8 years   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com RACINE – It was business as usual Wednesday night for the Burlington High School varsity wrestling squad. Competing with a fully healthy roster for only the second time in more than three months, the […]

 
 

Back to back: Burlington wrestling captures conference championship

Back to back: Burlington wrestling captures conference championship

Demons send all 14 to sectionals Saturday     Editor’s Note: Burlington hosted a Division 1 regional Saturday and had all 14 wrestlers earn a top-four finish, thus qualifying for sectionals Saturday, Feb. 9 at Racine Park High School. The following story appears in this week’s Burlington Standard Press, available […]

 
 
 
 
 

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