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Burlington dismantles Delavan, keeps pace in SLC race

Burlington dismantles Delavan, keeps pace in SLC race

Burlington one game out of first with one to play   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com DELAVAN – All season, the lethal shooting of Burlington guards Luke Geiger and Nick Klug has been the catalyst of the Demon offense, but the team has been looking for more scoring balance. On Friday […]

 
 

Union Grove captures outright conference title thanks to Burlington assist

Union Grove captures outright conference title thanks to Burlington assist

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – The final score said it all. Burlington 46, Wilmot 41. That announcement over the Union Grove High School loud speakers was a belated Valentine’s Day gift from the Demons Friday night that sent the home fans into a cheering frenzy. It was […]

 
 

Waterford basketball wins on Senior Night

Waterford basketball wins on Senior Night

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Wolverines outscored the Elks by 17 points and won 66-35 at home Monday in a Southern Lakes Conference girls basketball game against Elkhorn. Waterford won 42-32 Feb. 10 at home in a SLC game against Westosha Central and won 59-29 Feb. 7 in […]

 
 

ROUNDUP: Catholic Central boys go to OT, Burlington girls keep rolling

ROUNDUP: Catholic Central boys go to OT, Burlington girls keep rolling

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Catholic Central boys basketball team found itself in a 55-55 tie at the end of regulation Tuesday night at Racine Lutheran. Playing against a team considerably higher in the Metro Classic Conference standings, the Toppers were outscored 14-8 in overtime and fell 69-63 to […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Shiffler reaches 1,000-point milestone

Union Grove’s Shiffler reaches 1,000-point milestone

Union Grove earns No. 1 seed in WIAA playoffs   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent If there ever was a week for the Union Grove girls basketball team to flex its muscle, it was last week. After winning a Southern Lakes Conference showdown with Wilmot, the Broncos extended their winning […]

 
 

Waterford wrestling advances to team state for first time since 1997

Waterford wrestling advances to team state for first time since 1997

Waterford 54, Wauwatosa 19   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford won five of the first six matches by pin and routed Wauwatosa West/East 54-19 Tuesday at Mukwonago in a WIAA Division 1 Team Sectional dual meet. Waterford advances to the WIAA Division 1 State Team Tournament March 3 & […]

 
 

Four minute drill helps Westosha leapfrog Burlington into first place

Four minute drill helps Westosha leapfrog Burlington into first place

Westosha Central 59, Burlington 53   Falcons’ big second half bumps Burlington out of first place   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com Entering a boys basketball Southern Lakes Conference clash for first place, both Westosha Central High School and host Burlington boasted win streaks of at least four games, but one […]

 
 

Huge second half lifts Catholic Central basketball

Huge second half lifts Catholic Central basketball

  By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent For the girls Catholic Central basketball team this past week, the first and second halves of games were like night and day. In the first halves, the Lady Toppers put themselves at a great disadvantage. In the second halves, they came roaring back. But […]

 
 

Burlington girls romp Delavan-Darien for third straight win

Burlington girls romp Delavan-Darien for third straight win

Lady Demons prepare for postseason   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com DELAVAN – Ashlyn Barry’s buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the half put Burlington up 32-14 over the host Delavan-Darien Comets, and it was a sign of things to come. The long-range shot foreshadowed a big second half for the Lady Demons, who […]

 
 

Sharpshooting second half pushes Burlington past rival Waterford

Sharpshooting second half pushes Burlington past rival Waterford

Special guest Tony Romo brings excitement to venue   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The stars came out for the area’s biggest and perhaps best rivalry Thursday night. Waterford Union High School welcomed 1998 Burlington High School graduate Tony Romo, the NFL superstar quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys, who […]

 
 
 
 
 

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