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Late rally lifts undefeated Burlington to first win over Lake Geneva Badger in 20 years

Late rally lifts undefeated Burlington to first win over Lake Geneva Badger in 20 years

Two late Webley touchdowns highlight comeback victory   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – A physical dogfight turned into fourth quarter fireworks Friday night at Burlington High School, and the Demon football team used a late rally sparked by more Nick Webley brilliance and crucial defensive stops to knock off […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Waterford’s title to lose? Not so fast

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Waterford’s title to lose? Not so fast

  Thanks to a thumping of Lake Geneva Badger on live TV last Thursday, the Waterford Wolverines are going to win the Southern Lakes Conference, right? Let’s not go there just yet. While that epic rivalry tends to determine the league’s champion each year, school just started this week and […]

 
 

Youth will set them free: Influx of club-level talent a first for Burlington soccer

Youth will set them free: Influx of club-level talent a first for Burlington soccer

Burlington soccer starts season 3-2   Editor’s Note: Burlington is 3-2 this season, and will begin Southern Lakes action Thursday at home against Badger. Check out Thursday’s Burlington Standard Press for more updated information on the soccer team.   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com You would have to go back all […]

 
 

Swimming defending champs hope for repeat

Swimming defending champs hope for repeat

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team won one event Aug. 23 at the Southern Conference Relays at Whitewater High School, but the Demons went home with a bigger prize. The squad won the meet by one point over rival Badger Co-op. The […]

 
 

Waterford bashes rival Badger for first time in 4 years, seizes control of Southern Lakes Conference

Waterford bashes rival Badger for first time in 4 years, seizes control of Southern Lakes Conference

Wolverines pull away with 27 unanswered points   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – It was a big stage thanks to local Milwaukee television station My24 carrying the game live, and the Lake Geneva Badger football opened the game like a team desperate for its first win of the season. […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Webley’s dominance highlights huge Burlington win, Waterford-Badger epic battle tonight

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Webley’s dominance highlights huge Burlington win, Waterford-Badger epic battle tonight

Winner of tonight’s marquee matchup has best chance at SLC title   Nick Webley is a beast The rumblings in the Burlington High School halls after Thursday night’s Burlington-Racine Horlick varsity football game kept mentioning one name – Nick Webley. And after a performance like the 6-foot-3 wide receiver displayed […]

 
 

View from the top: Defending state champ Burlington eager to repeat

View from the top: Defending state champ Burlington eager to repeat

Burlington volleyball preview     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Over the summer, longtime Burlington High School volleyball coach Teri Leach changed her name to Teri Little after getting married, but that may be the only thing that’s changed for the defending Division 1 state champion Demons. Sure, star players like […]

 
 

Friend helps fuel Burlington Rotary Barons’ championship run

Friend helps fuel Burlington Rotary Barons’ championship run

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With no more grand championship pitting both division winners, the Burlington Rotary Barons still got a chance to wrap up their season with a title last weekend at Beaumont Field in Burlington. And much like they’ve done all season, the Barons delivered when it mattered […]

 
 

Webley’s Believe it or Not: Burlington receiver puts on another show

Webley’s Believe it or Not: Burlington receiver puts on another show
 
 

Straight talk: Despite challenges, pool director calls first summer an overwhelming success

Straight talk: Despite challenges, pool director calls first summer an overwhelming success

Workers returning to school means not enough available to run pool   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With great facilities come great responsibility. And gone are the days of one pool, a couple lifeguards and a few front desk staff. The city of Burlington has been blessed with one of the […]

 
 
 
 
 

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