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Burlington basketball shuts down Elkhorn, now 3-0

Burlington basketball shuts down Elkhorn, now 3-0

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington boys basketball head coach Steve Berezowitz tries to ignore records. As any humble coach would, he downplayed the topic when asked why the Demons are 3-0 and appear to be one of the top three teams in the Southern Lakes Conference. Why jinx a […]

 
 

No Big 3? No problem for Burlington gymnastics

No Big 3? No problem for Burlington gymnastics

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   Gone are the “Big 3.” You remember them, don’t you? How could you not? Jenna Fitzpatrick, Bailey Fitzpatrick and Molly Benavides racked up a pile of individual state gymnastics awards, including several state titles. The dynamic trio helped lead the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot team, better known […]

 
 

PREVIEW: Catholic Central wrestling must make do with two

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Now is the time, young man, if ever you wanted to wrestle at Catholic Central High School. Opportunity is plentiful because bodies are not. Two wrestlers are participating for the Hilltoppers this season. “It will be a challenge,” first-year coach Zach Fisher said. “I […]

 
 

Ice Force hockey features Waterford, Union Grove athletes

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford High School’s Jakob Schappel is the second-leading scorer for the Greendale Ice Force boys high school hockey team through five games. Schappel, a junior forward, has scored two goals and two assists. The Ice Force, which is comprised of young men from several […]

 
 

PREVIEW: Kyle Scott era off and running for Catholic Central hoops

PREVIEW: Kyle Scott era off and running for Catholic Central hoops

Heiligenthal, Wilker leading Toppers offensively     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor First-year head coach Kyle Scott isn’t in the most enviable position for the Catholic Central boys basketball team. Try replacing a Division 1 college coach, Eric Henderson, who led the Toppers to an 18-4 record and a Division […]

 
 

WRESTLING: Elkhorn earns statement victory over Burlington

WRESTLING: Elkhorn earns statement victory over Burlington

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor   BURLINGTON – Maybe Elkhorn wrestling coach Ken Reynolds was onto something. Before the season, the veteran head man said his Elks squad has more talent this year than any he has ever coached. Reynolds’ teams have always been ranked in the top 15 […]

 
 

PREVIEW: Burlington wrestling loaded, ready for title defense

PREVIEW: Burlington wrestling loaded, ready for title defense

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor If the beginning of the season is any indication, it’s going to be another big year for the Burlington wrestling team. The Demons, who only lost three wrestlers from last year’s Southern Lakes Conference championship and team state squad, won the Gunslinger Invite against […]

 
 

Can Burlington basketball return to top of SLC?

Can Burlington basketball return to top of SLC?

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Last year was the first time in four seasons that the Burlington boys basketball squad didn’t win the Southern Lakes Conference championship. But after what some may call a down year considering the Demons won the title the previous three years, Burlington is back […]

 
 

UW-Whitewater football coach Leipold leaps to Division 1

UW-Whitewater football coach Leipold leaps to Division 1

 Successful coach won five national titles     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Whitewater head football coach Lance Leipold has a long list of accomplishments in his coaching career. Now the veteran coach is trying to accomplish something that very few coaches have dared to attempt – coaching two college football […]

 
 

PREVIEW: Waterford boys picked fourth in wide-open Southern Lakes

PREVIEW: Waterford boys picked fourth in wide-open Southern Lakes

Wolverines open season with dramatic victory   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent There might be no better way to open the season than a last-second, buzzer-beating victory. A layup as time expired gave the Waterford High School boys basketball team a 53-51 victory against non-conference opponent Racine Lutheran Nov. 25 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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