Wolverine gymnasts get first win of season

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Incorporating a number of new skills into their routines, the Waterford High School gymnastics team earned its first dual win of the season in a victory over Whitewater Jan. 19 at home. The WHS girls scored a season high 125.125 points, nearly five points above […]


Demon grapplers bring home Highlander title

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT With their fourth straight tournament win, the Burlington High School wrestling team continued its late-season roll Friday at the Highlander Invitational at Homestead High School in Mequon. The Demon boys, who are now ranked No. 7 in the state in Division 1, won the invitational […]


BBW gymnasts post season high in victory over Waukesha

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor The Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics team hasn’t hit its peak yet – which might be scary for other teams in the state. In spite of counting a few mistakes Jan. 19 at home, BBW still posted a season high score in defeating Waukesha Combined. BBW won the […]


’Lady Toppers come up just short against Shoreland

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent One quarter proved to be the different Tuesday night the Catholic Central High School girls basketball team. The Lady ’Toppers nearly made it all the way back, but fell just short against Shoreland Lutheran in Burlington, 58-56. CCHS is now 2-3 in the Midwest Classic […]


St. Cat’s runs away with game in second half

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent A red hot Racine St. Catherine’s boys basketball team invaded Catholic Central last Saturday and bombed the Hilltoppers 76-37 in a Midwest Classic Conference meeting. “If they continue to shoot like they did tonight they are going to be awful hard to beat,” said Hilltopper […]


Demons hang on against Westosha

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor There wasn’t anything particularly special about Burlington High School’s boys basketball game at Westosha Central Tuesday night. Except, of course, a 17-8 third quarter and a 57-46 win over the Falcons. “It was an ugly win,” said BHS head coach Steve Berezowitz. “We did not […]


Poor first quarter dooms Demon girls

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT In trying to break their 10-game losing streak, the Burlington High School girls’ basketball team needed a strong first quarter in their non-conference game against Waukesha West Tuesday. They did not get it. Outscored 18-2 in the first period, the Demon girls dug themselves a […]


From Out In Right Field: In the aftermath, how do you regard Paterno?

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor   On Sunday morning, one of the greatest football coaches ever to grace the college stage left this Earth.       Joe Paterno, the longtime head of the Penn State University football program, died of lung cancer at the age of 85. The man lovingly known […]


Standouts for the week of Jan. 27, 2012

Standouts for the week of Jan. 27, 2012

Male Athlete of the Week Carson Biedrzycki, Burlington High School boys basketball: Playing perhaps his best game of the year – amid the Demons playing one of their best games of the year – Biedrzycki was a big part of BHS’s 75-55 win over Kenosha Bradford last week. Biedrzycki was […]


Wrestlers defeat ranked teams in home invite

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT After what the Burlington High School wrestling squad accomplished last week, it would be surprising if the team does not find itself ranked in the next state team wrestling ranking. In its own six-team invitational on Saturday, the Demon boys defeated the No. 5-ranked Division […]


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