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Living the dream: Catholic Central grad will help coach in the NCAA college basketball tournament

Living the dream: Catholic Central grad will help coach in the NCAA college basketball tournament

CC grad follows coach’s footsteps to North Dakota, joins team staff   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It’s March Madness time in America, a magical couple of weeks where college basketball’s best 64 teams battle it out for the national championship – and millions of fans fill out their brackets in […]

 
 

Rohner, Bronson lead area Southern Lakes winter all-conference

Rohner, Bronson lead area Southern Lakes winter all-conference

  Southern Lakes Conference   Winter Sports All-Conference   Boys basketball   First team – Jaeden Zackery, guard, sr., Westosha Central. Luke Umnus, G, sr., Elkhorn. Dylan Anderson, forward, sr., WC. Dylan Runkel, F, jr., Burlington. Nick Brown, F, jr., ELK. Zackary Watson, G, jr., Wilmot. Athlete of the year […]

 
 

Burlington captures first ever boys state bowling title

Burlington captures first ever boys state bowling title

Demons rallied for comebacks to knock off some of the state’s best   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Most in bowling don’t call it a “bowling alley.” The preferred nomenclature is “house.” And the Burlington High School boys bowling team ruled the house March 1-2 in the Wisconsin High School […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics nabs state runner-up in final year as original co-op

BUW gymnastics nabs state runner-up in final year as original co-op

Finishing strong   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com From 2011 to 2014, the BUW (Burlington-Badger-Wilmot-Union Grove-Williams Bay) gymnastics team was at the top of the state stage, placing second four straight years, including missing out on a state title by only .05 points in 2014. With the “Big Three” of Bailey […]

 
 

Leaving it all on the mat

Leaving it all on the mat

Wrestling team state: (3) Marshfield 39, (6) Burlington 26 Burlington battles in back-and-forth battle, but injuries too much to overcome   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was a season riddled with injuries for the Burlington wrestling squad. Despite that, the Demons still won the Southern Lakes Conference and enjoyed a […]

 
 

Burlington hangs tough, but season ends at Elkhorn

Burlington hangs tough, but season ends at Elkhorn

WIAA Regional semifinal: (3) Elkhorn 62, (6) Burlington 51 Runkel, Turzenski lead way down low, but guard play too much   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com       The host Elks came out sluggish in potentially their last home game of the season March 1. Thanks to inside muscle from seventh-seeded Burlington’s […]

 
 

Halter appeal could be decided by May

Halter appeal could be decided by May

Waterford wrestler won second state championship in late February   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The odyssey of Hayden Halter competing in the postseason took another twist on Feb. 21 when the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association appealed the Feb. 8 injunction from Judge Michael Piontek that allowed Halter to wrestle. […]

 
 

Burlington bowling captures state championship

Burlington bowling captures state championship
 
 

Catholic Central basketball enjoys strong playoff run

Catholic Central basketball enjoys strong playoff run

Underdogs get all the way to regional finals, fall in close battle   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It’s times like these when those lopsided drubbings against Dominican and Martin Luther on those frigid winter nights pay off. The Greater Metro Conference featured three state-ranked teams, and several other quality clubs, […]

 
 

A star is Am-born: Catholic Central freshman medals at state wrestling

A star is Am-born: Catholic Central freshman medals at state wrestling

Waterford native takes 3rd in Division 3 at 120 pounds   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com While many people will be plopped down on their couches, or posted up in their favorite local establishments watching March Madness college or high school basketball next month, Catholic Central freshman Henry Amborn will be […]

 
 
 
 
 

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