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Union Grove brothers bound for sectional

Union Grove brothers bound for sectional

  By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Playoff golf just seems to suit Union Grove golfer senior Sam Maier. After becoming the first boys golfer in school history to qualify for the WIAA State Tournament last season, Maier took the first step to making a return trip to state. Maier shot a […]

 
 

Burlington’s Wallace, Ehlen, Joslyn advance to state track

Burlington’s Wallace, Ehlen, Joslyn advance to state track

  By Daniel Schoettler sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington’s Megan Wallace followed up her 2015 season with yet another trip to state after advancing at Thursday’s Whitnall Sectional. The junior set a personal record in the long jump with a finish of 17-4, missing the school record by three inches. “I’m very proud […]

 
 

Clean sweep: Burlington baseball captures conference crown

Clean sweep: Burlington baseball captures conference crown

SLC CHAMPIONSHIP   Burlington bests Waterford for 6th conference crown in school history   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Scott Staude beamed with pride like a father who just saw his son take his first steps. It was that kind of emotion that seeped from the veteran coach’s mannerisms moments after […]

 
 

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Merin Mundt, Burlington soccer

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Merin Mundt, Burlington soccer

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com While other area girls soccer teams have made an impact this year with Division 1 players and surprise turnarounds, there’s one constant in the Southern Lakes Conference – senior forward Merin Mundt. Burlington High School hasn’t been defeated in conference play since 2014, and […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Goodrich overcomes surgeries to capture conference titles

Union Grove’s Goodrich overcomes surgeries to capture conference titles

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Union Grove senior hurdler Alex Goodrich’s dream to qualify for the state track and field championship for a fourth straight season seemed unlikely at best. Goodrich had two shoulder surgeries last fall and hadn’t gotten clearance to practice or compete in hurdles until last […]

 
 

Burlington bests Waterford for 5th conference championship in school history

Burlington bests Waterford for 5th conference championship in school history

By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Scott Staude beamed with pride like a father who just saw his son take his first steps. It was that kind of emotion that seeped from the veteran coach’s mannerisms moments after his Burlington varsity baseball team beat visiting Waterford, 5-2, Thursday night in […]

 
 

Victory forces Burlington-Waterford winner-take-all throwdown for conference championship

Victory forces Burlington-Waterford winner-take-all throwdown for conference championship

Demons snap Waterford’s 14-game win streak   PREVIEW: Waterford (19-3, 12-1 SLC) at Burlington (16-4, 12-1), 7 p.m., Thursday, Ginger Beaumont Field, Milwaukee Avenue, Burlington Waterford ace Tony Ray vs. Burlington #2 Aaron Mutter   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Jacob Lindemann was his usual dominant self Tuesday night, Dale Damon […]

 
 

Union Grove follows 1st Racine County crown with Ryder Cup title

Union Grove follows 1st Racine County crown with Ryder Cup title

      By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BROWN’S LAKE – The Union Grove boys varsity golf team may not win the Southern Lakes Conference championship this season, but the past week proved the Broncos are peaking at the right time. The tandem of Eric Chambers and Sam Maier shot a […]

 
 

Waterford wallops way to 14th straight victory

Waterford wallops way to 14th straight victory

  By Mike Ramczyk and Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – After this week, the Southern Lakes Conference championship picture is crystal clear. Waterford, the defending champion, has a formidable challenger in Burlington, and one of the schools is guaranteed to win the crown outright. That’s because both the Wolverines […]

 
 

When opponent loses house in fire, team steps up

When opponent loses house in fire, team steps up

Burlington softball captain spearheads community support for Delavan family   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the spring sports season only lasting two months, it’s ordinary for teams to play each other twice in a week or on back-to-back days. After all, Mother Nature cancelled most area events Tuesday, and those […]

 
 
 
 
 

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