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Tough start for Demon softballers

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT It was a disappointing way to begin the 2012 spring softball season for the Burlington High School girls’ team. The Demon girls traveled to Paddock Lake Thursday to take on Southern Lakes Conference foe Westosha Central and were handed an 18-0 drubbing at the hands […]

 
 

South defeats Demon girls 3-1

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Burlington High School girls soccer team had its first lead of the season, but was unable to hold onto it in a 3-1 non-conference loss to Waukesha South Thursday at South. Tegan Rock, off an assist by Maddy Harry, put the Demon girls up […]

 
 

Mukwonago defeats Demon netters 5-2

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Wins at No. 4 singles and No. 1 doubles were not enough to get the Burlington High School boys’ tennis team its first dual win of the season as the Demon boys fell 5-2 to Mukwonago April 4 in non-conference action. “Just can’t put it […]

 
 

BHS golfers start season at Franksville

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Led by a junior and a freshman, the Burlington High School boys’ golf team placed second at the Franklin Triangular Thursday with a 173. Played at South Hills Country Club in Franksville, Franklin won the event with a 169. South Milwaukee shot a 194. “A […]

 
 

Standouts for the week of April 13, 2012

Co-Female Athletes of the Week Alice Fitzpatrick, Union Grove Union High School softball: Fitzpatrick scored the run that tied the game April 3 against Wilmot, but also had another outstanding pitching performance. Fitzpatrick struck out eight and walked four in Union Grove’s 3-1 win over Wilmot last week. The senior […]

 
 

Lady ’Toppers return solid squad for 2012

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports Editor The Catholic Central High School softball team has two gaping holes to fill this season. Gone are Dani Stoppenbach and Caitlyn Snyder – four-year starters at second base and shortstop, respectively, for the Lady ’Toppers. “That also means that the ’Toppers will have to find […]

 
 

Young but talented Demons take to the field

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports Editor The common perception this year might be that the Burlington High School baseball team might be in trouble. The Demons, who finished 17-8 last year and lost in the regional final to Kenosha Tremper, graduated seven seniors – all of whom were starters – from […]

 
 

Hilltoppers aim at continuing rich tradition

By Bud Milroy SPORTS CORRESPONDENT For Hall of Fame coach Tom O’Connell, the 2012 Catholic Central High School baseball team is just what he likes. “I’ve got a good group of athletes that are eager to work,” said O’Connell. “I love to teach and they are eager to learn. “This […]

 
 

Riggs, Aguirre 1-2 in pole vault at Racine Invitational

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Paced by a 1-2 finish in the pole vault, the Burlington High School boys’ track and field squad finished sixth out of 14 teams at the Racine Invitational held Saturday at UW-Parkside. “For us, that was a good finish,” noted boys’ head coach Trent Tonn. […]

 
 

Demon soccer squad still looking for first victory

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT A 3-1 loss at Racine Case Tuesday kept the Burlington High School girls soccer team looking for its first win of the season. With the loss, the Demons fell to 0-2-1 on the season. Case played a very physical game in the first half and […]

 
 
 
 
 

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