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Burlington upsets Union Grove, moves within one game of first place

Burlington upsets Union Grove, moves within one game of first place

Burling outshines Bull with 22 points in clash of stars   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Union Grove girls basketball coach Rob Domagalski stood silently with his arms folded in disgust in the final moments of his team’s lackluster performance at Burlington. The Demons out-rebounded, out-hustled and out-played the Broncos […]

 
 

Badger basketball turns up pressure on Burlington for 2nd win

Badger basketball turns up pressure on Burlington for 2nd win

Turnovers, missed free throws spell doom for Burlington   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – It was simply one of those games for the Burlington varsity boys basketball team – a real stinker. On Friday night at home, it didn’t matter that visiting Lake Geneva Badger had only one win […]

 
 

Crayton wins 100th match, Travis strives for state, Burlington continues perfect season

Crayton wins 100th match, Travis strives for state, Burlington continues perfect season

Burlington closes dual season tonight at Union Grove   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent Nate Crayton has some unfinished business to complete before he closes out his high school wrestling career. The Burlington 182-pound senior and two-time state qualifier recently became the latest to join the 100-career win club in […]

 
 

JOAN F. STURDEVANT

JOAN F. STURDEVANT

     Joan F. Sturdevant, 79, of Burlington, passed away Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Oak Ridge Care Center. She was born in Dellona on May 2, 1938, to David and Irene (nee Gasser) Moon. She spent her early life in Lake Delton. On March 27, 1954, she was united in […]

 
 

Koehnke’s big night fuels Catholic Central’s 2nd victory

Koehnke’s big night fuels Catholic Central’s 2nd victory

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With several key injuries and youth all over the court, the Catholic Central boys basketball team will take a victory when it can. That was the case Monday night, when the host Toppers struggled to fend off nonconference foe Faith Christian, a team they usually […]

 
 

Clark lifts Lady Broncos past Waterford

Clark lifts Lady Broncos past Waterford

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent After winning three straight Southern Lakes Conference championships, Union Grove girls basketball coach Rob Domagalski doesn’t care about style points in victories. The Broncos certainly didn’t win any style points at rival Waterford Thursday, Jan. 4. Union Grove squandered a nine-point second half lead […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017: 4. Burlington teacher, coach leaves for tour in Iraq

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017: 4. Burlington teacher, coach leaves for tour in Iraq

Sireno opts to head overseas to help brother, country   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   It’s a heartwarming story of bravery and courage. Sprinkle in plenty of love: love for the United States, a brother and a patient, loyal wife. Andy Sireno is an inspiration to us all, and while […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORY OF 2017: Burlington volleyball captures 3rd state title in 7 years

TOP SPORTS STORY OF 2017: Burlington volleyball captures 3rd state title in 7 years

Lady Demons overcame youth, rough start to season   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com State titles don’t come around too often. In 2017, the Burlington girls volleyball team knocked off an undefeated River Falls squad back in November to capture the team’s third state championship. The team’s rocky start turned into […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      So who’s the best liar in the world? According to the Burlington Liars Club it’s a Fond du Lac man, who combined two of Wisconsin’s time-honored traditions – hunting and exaggeration – to come up with the winning lie in the club’s 2017 contest. The winners and their tall […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling establishes conference stronghold, Krattiger remains untouchable

Burlington wrestling establishes conference stronghold, Krattiger remains untouchable

Light, middle weights jump on Waterford early   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – Elkhorn Area High School head coach Ken Reynolds is one of the most respected and knowledgeable wrestling people in the state. So when he speaks, it’s a good idea to listen. After the Burlington varsity wrestling […]

 
 
 
 
 

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