Sports

Season ends for Ice Force hockey

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waukesha Wings forward Jake Nemeth broke a 2-2 tie with a goal at 10:05 in the third period and sent the Greendale Ice Force to a 3-2, season-ending loss Feb. 19 in a WIAA regional final game at Naga-Waukee Park in Hartland. The Greendale Ice […]

 
 

Third-seeded Catholic Central hoops opens playoffs Tuesday night

Third-seeded Catholic Central hoops opens playoffs Tuesday night

Players embracing roles, enjoying best basketball of season     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The Catholic Central boys basketball team is a prime example that it doesn’t matter how you start, but more how you finish. The Toppers took their fair share of lumps and bruises under first-year Kyle […]

 
 

BREAKING: Bird, Fisher capture state wrestling titles

BREAKING: Bird, Fisher capture state wrestling titles

VIDEO: Bird saves his best for the end   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor MADISON – Josh Bird put two fingers in the sky, representing his second state championship in three years. One year after exiting the Kohl Center gym with his head down in defeat, Bird beamed at the legion […]

 
 

Waterford wins regional title

Waterford wins regional title

By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer Fueled by a 14-1 fourth-quarter run that turned a five-point deficit into an eight-point lead, the Waterford Union High School girls basketball team won a WIAA Division 2 regional title at home 40-31 over Union Grove Saturday night.   The Wolverines advance to play New […]

 
 

Undefeated Whitewater basketball rewriting record books

Undefeated Whitewater basketball rewriting record books

At 22-0, state’s No. 1 team opens playoffs Friday     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent   Every season Whitewater High girls basketball coach Judy Harms comes up with a theme for her basketball team. This season, Harms’ theme for the Whippets is to write their own history. And that’s […]

 
 

From injury to victory: Union Grove wrestlers overcome steep odds

From injury to victory: Union Grove wrestlers overcome steep odds

Ryan, Kieslich, Braley never gave up     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent In the unlikeliest of situations, injuries have created a strong bond between the Union Grove High state qualifying wrestlers. Seniors Adam Braley and Cole Ryan, along with junior Brett Kieslich have all persevered through serious injuries over […]

 
 

Burlington’s Benavides enjoys performance for the ages

Burlington’s Benavides enjoys performance for the ages

Tonight’s sectional deepest in years   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Burlington senior Molly Benavides has been through it all. She’s won multiple individual state championships, competed at team state three straight years and formed perhaps the most dynamic trio of high school gymnasts in state history with Bailey and […]

 
 

Birds, Hornickle, Gavin punch tickets to state wrestling tournament

Birds, Hornickle, Gavin punch tickets to state wrestling tournament

Burlington grapplers Josh Bird, Hornickle have eyes on state titles     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor A middleweight persevered through a knee injury. A 132-pounder advanced through domination, and his little brother will join him. Finally, a hungry senior has one last shot at state glory. At Saturday’s Burlington […]

 
 

Burlington senior becomes 1st D1 girls soccer player in school history

Burlington senior becomes 1st D1 girls soccer player in school history

McCourt commits to play soccer at D1 Cleveland State     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor She isn’t the one scoring all the goals or stealing all the spotlight. Burlington senior Sydney McCourt would much rather wait in the wings and break down her opponent before making her move. The […]

 
 

Banged-up Burlington exacts revenge on rival Waterford

Banged-up Burlington exacts revenge on rival Waterford

Demons move into sole possession of 2nd in SLC   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor On Jan. 23, the Burlington boys basketball team suffered a stinker and was upset by rival Waterford, a game which potentially knocked the Demons out of the race for the conference championship. Burlington coach Steve […]

 
 
 
 
 

Local news on Twitter


Local sports on Twitter