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Defense sparks rally after Webley carted off field in Burlington football victory

Defense sparks rally after Webley carted off field in Burlington football victory

Senior captain, star receiver suffers broken leg, defense steps up to dominate Falcons     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com On a somber night where the Southern Lakes Conference football community honored an injured player, the Burlington Demons dealt with an injury of their own. A 24-0 victory over Westosha Central […]

 
 

What’s in a name? Union Grove sophomore has the game to match movie star name

What’s in a name? Union Grove sophomore has the game to match movie star name

Bronco offense flourishing under first-year starter   By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The character John Forbes Nash Jr, played by Russell Crowe in the critically acclaimed 2001 movie “A Beautiful Mind,” was a mathematical prodigy that triumphed over tragedy to finally win the Nobel Prize late in life. Crowe’s masterful portrayal […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS WEEK 6: It’s OK, I’m just a substitute teacher

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS WEEK 6: It’s OK, I’m just a substitute teacher

  For those of you that don’t know, I’m a substitute teacher. And a journalist. A dad, a brother and a son. Lately, the universe has pulled me in many different directions and asked me to wear whatever hat best suits that situation. Take Monday and Tuesday. With Coraline Rose […]

 
 

Waterford football streamrolls Burlington, sits alone atop Southern Lakes Conference

Waterford football streamrolls Burlington, sits alone atop Southern Lakes Conference

Wolverines overpower Demons in 2nd half, Burlington suffers 1st loss   By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Southern Lakes Conference title is in plain sight for the Waterford Union High School football team. The Wolverines scored 28 second-half points and beat Burlington 42-14 Friday in a SLC game at Waterford. Waterford […]

 
 

Former NFL, Dallas Cowboys star visits high school football practice

Former NFL, Dallas Cowboys star visits high school football practice

Toppers greeted by Wisconsin native Doug Free   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Catholic Central football players enjoyed a rare treat Tuesday afternoon at the St. Mary’s practice field. Lincoln Street buzzed with whispers of a guest speaker, and the school’s principal was on hand. It wasn’t your average motivational […]

 
 

WEEK 5 FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Never forget, 9/11

WEEK 5 FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Never forget, 9/11

  – We are sharing personal stories from our 9/11 experience this week in honor of Tuesday’s 17th anniversary of 9/11. Here’s an excerpt from me, Sports Editor Mike Ramczyk                 I vividly recall waking about 10 a.m. to prepare to commute to UW-Waukesha my freshman year back in 2001, […]

 
 

Waterford soccer starts season on right foot

Kickers keep winning   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford overcame a second-half deficit and won 3-2 Sept. 4 in non-conference boys high school soccer match at Waukesha North. The Wolverines beat Milwaukee South Division 3-0 Aug. 3 in a non-conference match at Waterford. Waterford opened Southern Lakes Conference play […]

 
 

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Broncos hoping to contend for SLC crown   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Soon after the two-day UW-Whitewater Invitational, Union Grove girls volleyball coach Anne Sireno asked the tournament selection committee if Karlee Lois would make the all-tournament team. Their response was simply, “MVP.” Lois was the resounding choice for […]

 
 

Catholic Central volleyball enjoys road court advantage

Catholic Central volleyball enjoys road court advantage

Lady Toppers host Martin Luther, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent You can argue that the girls volleyball schedule for the Burlington Catholic Central team is a bit unfair going into the first two weeks of the season. The Hilltoppers played their first two contests on the […]

 
 

Special teams, defense keep Waterford atop Southern Lakes standings

Special teams, defense keep Waterford atop Southern Lakes standings

Undefeated in SLC, Waterford hosts Burlington for 1st place Friday By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com WILMOT – In a contest closer than what the score indicates, one team struggled to finish drives, and the other made key stops and plays when it mattered the most Friday at Wilmot Union High School’s […]

 
 
 
 
 

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