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Rank, Hocking top All-Area girls

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports Editor For two area seniors, the 2011-12 girls basketball season was remarkably similar. Both players led their teams – both in play and in demeanor. Both approached or broke scoring marks. And the two also happened to tie for 2012 All-Area Player of the Year honors. […]

 
 

Top of the class: BHS’s Gerber leads All-Area hoops team

Members of the 2012 All-Area boys basketball first team are: (front from left) Brett Van Vreede, Union Grove; Chris Benavides, Waterford; (back row) Carson Biedrzycki, Burlington; Dustin Schindler, Waterford; and Eric Gerber, Burlington High School. Gerber is the 2012 All-Area Player of the Year. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor When the Burlington High School boys basketball team made it to the WIAA Division 1 sectional tournament in 2010, Eric Gerber was a wide-eyed sophomore, moved up to varsity midway through the season. When the Demons made it back this season, Gerber was a steely-eyed […]

 
 

Bronco girls season ends with loss to West

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT In the regional semifinal game against the New Berlin West Vikings, the Union Grove High School girls’ basketball team did not do one thing it needed to do well to have a chance to win. “We didn’t shoot well,” noted head coach Rob Domagalski. “I […]

 
 

Cudahy edges out Wolverines

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor Against a talented team on the road in the playoffs, most coaches will be satisfied with having a chance to win the game. That said, there was a lot of disappointment when the Waterford Union High School girls basketball team fell 48-46 in a WIAA […]

 
 

Regional champs part deux: Lady ’Toppers take second straight title

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent For the second year in a row, the Catholic Central High School girls basketball team is a WIAA Division 5 regional champion. The Lady ’Toppers claimed the title Saturday with an impressive 65-47 win over Lake Country Lutheran (20-5). “We knew this game was going […]

 
 

BHS bounced in semis by Indians

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor Seldom do you get anything in sports when you want it too badly. That – and a case of maybe trying to overthink the game plan – cost the Burlington High School boys basketball team March 8 in the sectional semifinals. The Demons trailed 23-5 […]

 
 

From Out in Right Field: Stuff my dad said – or why you should respect your elders

At some point in life – at least when it comes to good people – children should respect their parents.       If you’re like me, that respect blurs a little when you’re a teenager, then sharpens into love and affection once you grow up.       On March 1, my father […]

 
 

Hocking sets CCHS scoring record in victory

Hocking sets CCHS scoring record in victory

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent Friday was a special night at Catholic Central for a number of reasons. The Lady Topper seniors were honored before their last regular season game at home, Allie Hocking became the programs’ all-time leading scorer and they picked up a big win heading into post […]

 
 

No conference crown for Wolverine girls

No conference crown for Wolverine girls

By David Paulsen Sports Correspondent A 73-62 loss to Elkhorn March 1 prevented the Waterford High School girls basketball team from gaining a share of the Southern Lakes Conference crown. Waterford went into the game, which was the final contest of the regular season, needing just a win to clinch […]

 
 

Slow start dooms Demons in sectional opener

A furious second-half rally wasn’t enough to lift the Burlington High School boys basketball team out of a huge rut Thursday against Mukwonago in the opening round of the WIAA Division 1 sectional play at Kenosha Tremper. The Demons found themselves trailing 40-14 early in the second half before mounting […]

 
 
 
 
 

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