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Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

Demons step up to higher weight classes, finish strong   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Normally, fans at a wrestling match hold their loudest applause for a pin fall or when their team wins. On Thursday night at Burlington High School, the crowd was losing it every few minutes, […]

 
 

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

City of Burlington lands 10 players on team, Mukwonago, East Troy earn top spots   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the Christmas season approaching, it’s time to fill your hearts and minds with a stocking stuffer – the third annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area volleyball team. The super team features […]

 
 

Cougar Power!

Cougar Power!
 
 

Waterford wrestling takes 2nd at Dual tourney

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent       The Waterford Wolverines finished second in their first high school wrestling tournament of the season Dec. 1 in the Howard/Manely Duals at East Troy High School.       Waterford opened Southern Lakes Conference competition Nov. 29 with a victory at Elkhorn.       The Wolverines are […]

 
 

The price is Wright: Game-winner lifts Catholic Central in conference opener

The price is Wright: Game-winner lifts Catholic Central in conference opener

Toppers win first two MCC games   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Much like his older brother Bailey, Bennett Wright embraces the big moment. The junior point guard demonstrated that in spades Friday night in the Catholic Central boys basketball Metro Classic Conference opener at home. After knocking down a clutch […]

 
 

Waterford basketball picks up first victory

Waterford basketball picks up first victory

By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com A scoring drought of more than four minutes led to a loss for the Waterford Union High School boys basketball team Nov. 30 in a non-conference game at Greendale. The Wolverines notched their first win of the season Nov. 27 in a non-conference game at home […]

 
 

Junior power: Catholic Central seeks advancement up loaded Metro Classic ladder

Junior power: Catholic Central seeks advancement up loaded Metro Classic ladder

Wright, Pum lead the way for the Toppers   By Andrew Horschak Correspondent Having a roster with no seniors is usually cause for worry, if not panic. Don’t tell that to Catholic Central boys basketball coach Kyle Scott, though. He sees better things ahead for the Hilltoppers after finishing 4-19 […]

 
 

Grandpa’s legacy: Foulke follows footsteps, has work cut out with young squad

Grandpa’s legacy: Foulke follows footsteps, has work cut out with young squad

Lady Demons must replace big names   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Two decades ago, Lyle Foulke enjoyed success as the Burlington girls varsity basketball coach. Now, his grandson is taking over the program. It isn’t the ideal situation for the green head coach, who’s in his early twenties and has […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Burlington wrestling ready for next level

SEASON PREVIEW: Burlington wrestling ready for next level

Historic 2018 run could be duplicated with return of 8 state qualifiers   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For as much as Burlington is a volleyball, baseball and football town, wrestling is right up there at the top. Decades of warriors, some of the best to ever strap on a singlet, […]

 
 

5 reasons the Green Bay Packers will win out and make the playoffs

5 reasons the Green Bay Packers will win out and make the playoffs

  I have a tendency of putting my foot in my mouth. I’m probably doing it right now. My mouth kind of just runs, and runs, and runs some more, until I offend or upset someone, and then I get slammed. But this time, I’m pulling a complete 180 and […]

 
 
 
 
 

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