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RICHARD A. “DICK” FINSTER

RICHARD A. “DICK” FINSTER

Richard A. “Dick” Finster, 82, of Lyons, passed away on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home. He was born on May 17, 1936 to Ferdinand and Myrtle (nee Lois) Finster. He spenthis early life in the Burlington and the New Munster areas and graduated from Burlington High School. On […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

BACK 2 BACK: Burlington repeats as state volleyball champion

BACK 2 BACK: Burlington repeats as state volleyball champion

Demons claim 4th crown in 8 years   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – Teri Little looked like a kid in a candy store Saturday night, exclaiming “Hell yeah!” as she walked to the media room. Burlington High School students, clad in tie-dye, littered with signs and beaming with […]

 
 

Commence title defense: Burlington volleyball sweeps rival Westosha, advances to 5th straight state tourney

Commence title defense: Burlington volleyball sweeps rival Westosha, advances to 5th straight state tourney

Girls will defend state championship Thursday in Green Bay   By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In the last five years, the Demons have invaded the dreams of the Westosha Central girls volleyball program, which has endlessly sought redemption for a return trip to state. Looking to shed themselves of the […]

 
 

Payback time: Burlington volleyball leapfrogs Racine St. Cat’s into 1st place

Payback time: Burlington volleyball leapfrogs Racine St. Cat’s into 1st place

Demons haven’t lost in three weeks   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Break up the Burlington boys varsity volleyball team. An outside force, one that may only exist in our imaginations, is the only thing that can stop the Demons right now. OK, that’s being a bit far-fetched, but over the […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Homecoming fails, and oh yeah, my job, too

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Homecoming fails, and oh yeah, my job, too

  This kind of stuff happens every year in the Southern Lakes Conference. A few football teams start out blazing hot, taking the world by storm and turning heads in the media and among local social circles. Waterford and Burlington were those teams this fall. But it’s been two months […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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. […]

 
 

The Burlington pool is closing Saturday, but does it need to?

The Burlington pool is closing Saturday, but does it need to?

  OK, OK, OK, calm down. This is not a scathing criticism of the Burlington Community Aquatic Center staff or anybody in particular. For those that don’t know, the city’s new pool, perhaps the best thing that has ever happened to the community across all ages, is scheduled to close […]

 
 

Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

Catholic Central grits way to first football victory since 2016

Toppers rally, smash-mouth style prevails in 4th   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Sure, it was only nonconference, and the result won’t affect playoff hopes. But the Catholic Central football team made a resounding statement Friday night at the Topper Bowl – we’re back. A dynamite contest saw the […]

 
 
 
 
 

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