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Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Historic run can’t be denied, Jung already hopeful for bigger things next year   By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Perhaps the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association could have done a bit more analysis before creating the WIAA Division 2 girls soccer sectional brackets. For instance, one division 2 sectional featured four state-ranked […]

 
 

Softball captains Westphal, Klein lead by example

Softball captains Westphal, Klein lead by example

Longtime teammates, friends will continue softball journeys   By Andrew Horschak sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Teammates going back to their days playing for the 10U Wisconsin Lightning, Josie Klein and Jaina Westphal made their final season together one to remember as captains of the WIAA Division 1 state runner-up Burlington softball team. While […]

 
 

Top seed Waunakee outlasts Burlington in sectional thriller

Top seed Waunakee outlasts Burlington in sectional thriller

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington soccer girls weren’t happy with their No. 5 seed in this year’s playoffs. And they certainly played with a chip on their shoulder June 7 in a WIAA Division 2 sectional semifinal at top-seeded Waunakee. Buoyed by the return of freshman midfielder Sam […]

 
 

Lady Wolverines go down with a fight

Lady Wolverines go down with a fight

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Cliché as it sounds, the Waterford Union High School girls soccer team saved its best for last. The Wolverines season ended with a 1-0 defeat against New Berlin Eisenhower June 2 in a WIAA Division 1 regional final match at Eisenhower. Waterford ends its […]

 
 

CATHOLIC CENTRAL ROUNDUP: Aldrich follows in sister’s footsteps

CATHOLIC CENTRAL ROUNDUP: Aldrich follows in sister’s footsteps

  By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent Catholic Central sophomore Nick Aldrich capped off a great track and field season with a solid performance at the WIAA State Track and Field Meet at UW-La Crosse June 2. In his preliminary 100-meter race, Nick ran 11.56 seconds, just missing the finals by […]

 
 

Waterford twins battle at state tennis

Waterford twins battle at state tennis

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford Union High School’s Sam and Josh Fay took their best shot at the WIAA Division 1 Boys State Tennis Individual Championships at Nielsen Tennis Stadium in Madison earlier this month. Unfortunately, the two came up short by a thin margin. The Fays, playing […]

 
 

Brown lands 11th at state

Brown lands 11th at state

By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent   After finishing 34th last season at the WIAA State Golf Championships at University Ridge, Union Grove junior Connor Brown made a few rules for his return trip this year. The first rule was to not let a bad hole affect his entire performance. The […]

 
 

MEET THE DEMONS: Introducing 2018 state softball runner-up Burlington

MEET THE DEMONS: Introducing 2018 state softball runner-up Burlington

  Bridi Allen Softball is: where I am happy and get to spend time with my friends We made it to state because: we have all the necessary elements of a good team, and we loved playing together so much we didn’t want it to end Favorite song: “Hey, Soul […]

 
 

The legend of ‘Hondo’ is born

The legend of ‘Hondo’ is born

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Wilmot head baseball coach summed it up perfectly as he left the Burlington Demons’ sectional final game at Kenosha Tremper to walk to his car June 5. “You guys are going to win it again,” said Josh Pye, wearing a red Wilmot pullover. “It’s […]

 
 

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Historic run can’t be denied, Jung already hopeful for bigger things next year   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent    Perhaps the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association could have done a bit more analysis before creating the WIAA Division 2 girls soccer sectional brackets. For instance, one division 2 sectional featured […]

 
 
 
 
 

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