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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 […]

 
 

What’s in a name? Talented Burlington gymnastics trio shows promise

What’s in a name? Talented Burlington gymnastics trio shows promise

BBW becomes BUW, much to coach’s delight   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com High school sports cooperatives can get tricky when it comes to acronyms. But the local gymnastics has taken it to another level, as the BBW (Burlington-Badger-Wilmot) has built a solid name for itself over the years. The elephant […]

 
 

Veterans Day ceremony is Saturday morning

Veterans Day ceremony is Saturday morning

Burlington’s veterans groups will host a Veterans Day observance Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at Veterans Terrace, 589 Milwaukee Ave. The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. and will continue through 11 a.m. with an outdoor rifle salute. The public is invited to attend the program.

 
 

BREAKING: Burlington volleyball nets third state championship in five-game thriller

BREAKING: Burlington volleyball nets third state championship in five-game thriller

Key dig, Koenen finish the job By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – The gold ball is back in the halls of Burlington High School. “It’s what you dream of since you’re 8 in Burlington,” said junior Maddie Berezowitz. After a roller-coaster ride of a WIAA Division 1 state volleyball […]

 
 

Burlington volleyball waxes Westosha, clinches share of conference championship

Burlington volleyball waxes Westosha, clinches share of conference championship

Burlington captures first SLC crown since 2014   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com PADDOCK LAKE – The torch has officially been passed in the Southern Lakes Conference for boys volleyball. On Thursday night, the visiting Burlington Demons knocked off reigning conference champion Westosha Central in four games behind strong passing and […]

 
 
 
 
 

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