Author Archive: mramczyk

Clutch performance: Klug sparks rally as Burlington survives upset-minded Waterford

Clutch performance: Klug sparks rally as Burlington survives upset-minded Waterford

Berezowitz goes off for 20 points   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Waterford boys basketball team hasn’t won a game in a month and had two wins all season. But Feb. 1 proved that rivals meet up on the court, you can pretty much throw the records out the window. […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics gears up for stretch run

BUW gymnastics gears up for stretch run

Bronsons leading way, Murphy joins team   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington Co-Op gymnastics squad, which is currently dominated by Lake Geneva Badger and Williams Bay student-athletes, continues to improve with each meet. And varsity head coach Andrea Chart may want to head to the store and buy a […]

 
 

Catholic Central makes it rain with 13 3-pointers in rout

Catholic Central makes it rain with 13 3-pointers in rout

Pum, Robson each hit 5 treys   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The rare Saturday matinee basketball game was worth every bit of the $5 spectators were asked to pay at Catholic Central High School. Toppers head coach Kyle Scott claims his team is always looking to shoot the ball from […]

 
 

Rohner’s game-winner lifts Waterford

Rohner’s game-winner lifts Waterford

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent A basket by Katie Rohner – with considerable help from her teammates – gave Waterford the lead in the final 30 seconds of a Southern Lakes Conference girls high school basketball game Jan. 25 at home against Elkhorn, and the Wolverines beat the Elks […]

 
 

Burlington dominates Badger to open second half of SLC schedule

Burlington dominates Badger to open second half of SLC schedule

Runkel’s alley-oop slam dunk highlights easy victory   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington boys varsity basketball team needed a game like this. After recent wars with Southern Lakes Conference supremacy like Westosha Central and Elkhorn, both losses, the Demons came out swinging last Friday night in Lake Geneva. An […]

 
 

College softball All-American named new Burlington head coach

College softball All-American named new Burlington head coach

Auseth teaches physical education at Burlington High School   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Softball is a family thing for Valerie Auseth. Before marrying former Burlington baseball great Todd Auseth and having four kids, the Burlington High School physical education teacher and Burlington Blast club softball coach was a […]

 
 

Tony Romo steals the show

Tony Romo steals the show

AFC Championship broadcast sets internet ablaze   In today’s media business, a gimmick gets you everywhere. With things “going viral” and turning into memes, the average Joe can say or do the funniest thing, and if someone films it and posts it online, they can become an overnight sensation. Tony […]

 
 

Brechtl wins 100th game, Waterford remains perfect in Southern Lakes

Brechtl wins 100th game, Waterford remains perfect in Southern Lakes

Rohner continues superstar rise   By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com A convincing victory over Badger High School gave the Waterford Union High School girls basketball team a two-game lead in the Southern Lakes Conference standings with six games left in SLC play. The Wolverines beat the Badgers 51-37 Jan. 18 in […]

 
 

300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

Wife reached out to former players for special party   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent What do you give a high school girls basketball coach for winning 300 career games? Two conference road victories and a surprise celebration with a full complement of former players seemed like appropriate gifts for […]

 
 

Look, mom, you made the paper

Look, mom, you made the paper

Ramczyk says mom lived to love, care about others   For the last few months, things began to deteriorate with my mom’s health. Doctor appointments, a hospital stay and medicine became the new “normal,” a harsh reality for such a vibrant soul. Joan Ramczyk, known to some as Joni, or […]

 
 
 
 
 

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