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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 […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling wins stacked Freedom Invite, still undefeated

Burlington wrestling wins stacked Freedom Invite, still undefeated

  By Troy Sparks sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was another tournament win for the Division 1 fourth-ranked Burlington wrestling team. The Demons participated in the Freedom Irish Invitational on Jan. 13 and returned home winners in a big way. “The wrestling program had a good day at the Freedom Irish Invite,” Burlington […]

 
 

Burling becomes all-time assists, rebounds leader, Burlington rolls Delavan

Burling becomes all-time assists, rebounds leader, Burlington rolls Delavan

Lady Demons maintain 3rd place in SLC   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com DELAVAN – Jessa Burling continues to etch her name in the Burlington High School record books – and her Lady Demons teammates are reaping the benefits in the win column. On Friday night in Delavan, the senior point […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics lands 4th at Emerald Invite

BUW gymnastics lands 4th at Emerald Invite

  By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent Freshman Malia Bronson and sophomore Regan Cassidy led the Burlington Co-op gymnastics team to a fourth-place team finish at the Pam Beck Emerald Classic Invitation, Jan. 6 at Waterford. The 135.3 team points that BUW scored placed them in the middle of the eight-team […]

 
 

Halftime adjustment lifts Union Grove over Waterford

Halftime adjustment lifts Union Grove over Waterford

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Sometimes the simplest of halftime adjustments make the difference. After watching his team give up six 3-pointers in the first half against Waterford, Broncos coach Dave Pettit told his team at halftime to stay on their feet when closing out on the Wolverine shooters. […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling wins Demon Invite

Burlington wrestling wins Demon Invite

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com and Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent The Burlington wrestling team continued its dominance at its 31st annual Demon Invite Saturday. The Demons captured the crown, going 5-0 and having all 14 wrestlers earn a winning record. Undefeated wrestlers included Max Ehlen, who knocked off last year’s […]

 
 

TEAM OF THE YEAR: Burlington volleyball overcomes adversity, captures state glory

TEAM OF THE YEAR: Burlington volleyball overcomes adversity, captures state glory

Lady Demons win 3rd title in 7 years   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Not too much more can be said about the 2017 Burlington girls varsity volleyball team. Dealt a hand of young players, with only two seniors receiving major minutes, the campaign was off to a rocky start with […]

 
 

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Burling leads by example, makes hoops history

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Burling leads by example, makes hoops history

Burlington senior shined in cross country, basketball, soccer   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Described as a motivated self-starter by her parents, Burlington High School senior Jessa Burling excels at everything she tries. “I love challenges, so sports are a great way to experience that,” said Burling, who leads the Demons […]

 
 

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: The choice is Chapman

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: The choice is Chapman

Two-sport star will play college baseball, also a rare football talent   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent In an age when many high school athletes are focusing on one sport, Waterford dual-sport athlete Aaron Chapman thumbs his nose at the new trend. Chapman’s dual-sport experience starts in the spring with […]

 
 
 
 
 

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