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SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central soccer features youth movement

SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central soccer features youth movement

Major overhaul: Lady Toppers must replace six seniors   By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent For the Catholic Central girls soccer team, last year’s newbies are this year’s seasoned veterans. The Lady Toppers lost six graduating seniors after last season, and this season have added six new players, three of whom […]

 
 

Top heavy: Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad loaded at 1’s

Top heavy: Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad loaded at 1’s

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Coming off an average season, longtime Burlington boys tennis coach Ken Savaglia is hoping for a few more wins this spring. If the Demons are going to sniff anywhere near the top of the SLC, senior leaders Jacob Ludwig and Andrew Zeman will be […]

 
 

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove baseball

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove baseball

Broncos squad loaded with pitching   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent A deep pitching staff makes life easier for any baseball coach. Especially for first-year Union Grove baseball coach Nathan Meyer. Meyer was named the Bronco coach last fall after veteran coach Michael Arendt stepped down to take the Athletic […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Waterford baseball loses seniors, but optimism rules

SEASON PREVIEW: Waterford baseball loses seniors, but optimism rules

Chapman returns to lead always-dangerous Wolverines   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Wolverines scored four runs on eight hits and won their season opener 4-2 March 27 at home against Racine Case in a high school baseball game. The Wolverines were scheduled to play a non-conference game Wednesday at […]

 
 

State dreams: 5-time defending champion Burlington seeks higher heights

State dreams: 5-time defending champion Burlington seeks higher heights

Anderson, McCourt, Burling lead talented squad   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com A model of consistency, the Burlington varsity girls soccer team took a major leap in 2017. The five-time defending Southern Lakes Conference champions finally cleared the playoff hurdle of beating Milton and advanced to the school’s first sectional final. […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Union Grove soccer hopes to contend for conference title

    By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent “Five-time, Five-time, Five-time.” That is what kept repeating in the heads of the Union Grove High School girls soccer team last May, when the Lady Broncos lost 2-1 to Burlington, coming up one goal short of dethroning the now five-time defending Southern Lakes […]

 
 

Krueger takes over Waterford softball

    By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School softball team scored 12 runs on 12 hits to beat the Whippets 12-5 March 26 at Whitewater High School. The victory over the Whippets marked the first victory for new Wolverines coach Ryan Krueger. Krueger is in his […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Robson leads Catholic Central squad hungry for more

SEASON PREVIEW: Robson leads Catholic Central squad hungry for more

  Greskiw prepared to start plethora of newcomers to complement strong core   By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent It’s springtime, so that means business as usual for the girls Catholic Central softball team. Winning the Metro Classic Conference Championship has always been the goal, and for 16 out of the […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central baseball boasts 4 all-conference returners

SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central baseball boasts 4 all-conference returners

Toppers open with loss at Badger   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Jim Friend is making waves in the local baseball community. After several attempts to play against crosstown rival Burlington, but to no avail, the third-year head coach didn’t give up. In an olive branch of inclusion and sheer love […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Senior-laden Burlington softball aims for SLC crown

SEASON PREVIEW: Senior-laden Burlington softball aims for SLC crown

Experienced bunch ready to contend for SLC title, build off strong finish in ‘17   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com While Wilmot, Westosha Central and Union Grove have dominated the decade in area high school softball, a new team is on the rise. Enter the 2018 Burlington Demons, ripe with eight […]

 
 
 
 
 

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