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McFarland ends Waterford girls’ hoops season

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent McFarland scored six points on consecutive possessions late in regulation and beat Waterford 58-45 Feb. 24 in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal girls high school basketball game at McFarland. The loss brought the Wolverines’ season to a close. Waterford opened the playoffs with […]

 
 

Bittersweet season ends for Waterford gymnastics

Bittersweet season ends for Waterford gymnastics

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School gymnastics team’s trying and, sometimes, bittersweet season ended Feb. 23 at home with a WIAA Division 2 sectional meet. No one from the Wolverines advanced from the sectional to the WIAA Division 2 State Gymnastics Meet today and Saturday […]

 
 

Late free throw lifts Wilmot past Burlington for regional championship

Late free throw lifts Wilmot past Burlington for regional championship

Panthers’ hot shooting too much to overcome   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Saturday night’s WIAA Division 2 boys basketball regional championship between 10th-seeded Wilmot and No. 3 Burlington featured everything people love about March Madness – a live band, raucous, unhinged student sections and a dramatic finish. And […]

 
 

Klug reaches 1,000 points as Burlington advances to regional final

Klug reaches 1,000 points as Burlington advances to regional final

(10) Wilmot (7-16) at (3) Burlington (15-8), D2 regional final, 7 p.m., Saturday     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Nick Klug joined some elite company Friday night. The 6-foot Burlington junior point guard became the third player in school history to reach 1,000 career points, and the third-seeded Demons rolled […]

 
 

Two Union Grove starters banged up as playoffs begin

Two Union Grove starters banged up as playoffs begin

Will injuries to Ross, Pettit affect surging Broncos?   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The timing couldn’t be any worse. After putting together a five-game winning streak on the eve of the playoffs, the Union Grove boys basketball team suffered a pair of injuries to starters Jacob Ross and Dave […]

 
 

Burlington’s Glessing qualifies for state bowling tournament

Burlington’s Glessing qualifies for state bowling tournament

The Burlington club bowling team will be represented at the Wisconsin State High School bowling tournament this weekend by a Burlington High School sophomore. Russell Glessing, 16, qualified for the state tournament by finishing in the top eight at the District 3A boys varsity individual statistics. The ranking is determined […]

 
 

Waterford bowling advances to state

Tournament begins Friday in Milwaukee   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Waterford girls bowling team along with a member of the boys team will be competing in the Wisconsin High School State Bowling tournament this weekend in Milwaukee. The girls squad, which finished third at state last season, along with […]

 
 

BBW ends season strong at sectionals

BBW ends season strong at sectionals

Sectional performance solid overall, but not enough for state   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics head coach Andrea Chart knew the likelihood of any of her girls advancing to this weekend’s state tournament was slim. But by the final rotation Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Mukwonago Sectional, a few […]

 
 

Five Waterford wrestlers earn state medals

Five Waterford wrestlers earn state medals

Krattiger places third after controversial stalling call   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Five Waterford Union High School wrestlers returned from the WIAA Division 1 Individual Wrestling State Tournament with medals after running the gauntlet from Feb. 23-25 in Madison at the Kohl Center. The Wolverines sent seven entries to […]

 
 

Waterford shoots down Jefferson in playoff opener

Waterford shoots down Jefferson in playoff opener

Korman’s 21 points help Wolverines pull off slight upset   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Thanks to eight 3-pointers, the Waterford boys basketball team rolled to a 59-41 playoff upset victory Tuesday night in Jefferson. The eighth-seeded Wolverines jumped out on the No. 9 Eagles with […]

 
 
 
 
 

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