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Catholic Central volleyball wins 20th straight, returns to state tournament

Catholic Central volleyball wins 20th straight, returns to state tournament

Toppers dominate 5th game, look to repeat 2012 championship By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com RANDOLPH – A storied program like Catholic Central volleyball wasn’t going to be satisfied with making sectionals every year – especially after it won five state championships from 2006 to 2012. So last year, after the Lady […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Late touchdown, onside kick not enough as Waukesha West survives Waterford

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Late touchdown, onside kick not enough as Waukesha West survives Waterford

WIAA PLAYOFF FOOTBALL: Waukesha West 31, Waterford 28 No-quit Wolverines almost pull off miraculous comeback   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – High school coaches aren’t just building and developing players. With all the guiding, coaching, talking, sometimes yelling, they may not even realize it, but they’re building and developing […]

 
 

Burlington boys volleyball captures 2nd consecutive conference championship

Burlington boys volleyball captures 2nd consecutive conference championship

Demons earn tough seed, open playoffs Friday at Burlington     By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent Just like last year, the Burlington boys volleyball team will be entering the postseason as the Southern Lakes Conference champions. Unlike last year, though, the Demons were forced to share the crown. Celebrating Senior […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: And then there were 3

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: And then there were 3

Mukwonago, East Troy, Waterford could all be underdogs   Whoa. What happened last weekend? The Southern Lakes Newspapers coverage area began the 2018 WIAA high school football playoffs with a wealth of prospects, six teams spanning four divisions. But after Wilmot got upset, Burlington was shut out, Palmyra-Eagle fell and […]

 
 

Too much firepower: Brookfield blanks Burlington, but Demon football optimistic after consecutive postseasons

Too much firepower: Brookfield blanks Burlington, but Demon football optimistic after consecutive postseasons

WIAA PLAYOFFS: Brookfield East 24, Burlington 0 Demons held to 3 yards per carry against elite Spartan defense   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For 24 minutes Friday, Oct. 19, the Burlington Demons football team was poised for an upset. But only three plays later, Donovan Hunt made sure the host […]

 
 

Burlington golf girls wrap up season at regionals

Burlington golf girls wrap up season at regionals

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It wasn’t the ideal conclusion to head coach Nick Schilleman’s first season as Burlington High School girls varsity golf coach. But on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at Riverside Golf Course in Janesville, the Lady Demons learned valuable lessons of loyalty, hard work and participation despite missing […]

 
 

Parco fast tracks way to state golf

Parco fast tracks way to state golf

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent How many years of dedication to the sport does it take for a high school golfer to make it to state? For Union Grove sophomore golfer Veronica Parco it only took 18 months. Parco started playing golf in the summer after eighth grade just […]

 
 

Going down swinging at tennis sectionals

Going down swinging at tennis sectionals

  By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent When the 2019 season gets underway next fall, the Burlington girls tennis team will have plenty of new faces on the court. Seniors May Jagodzinski, Alexandria Naber, Kate Zott and Emily Ball played in their final matches for the Demons in the WIAA Division […]

 
 

Just dance: Burlington High School Poms, Dance squad continues steady growth

Just dance: Burlington High School Poms, Dance squad continues steady growth

In five short years, program has taken off   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent (sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com) Ashley Schilleman was extremely busy. There was a Burlington High School homecoming football game against visiting Delavan-Darien in early October, and she was the jack-of-all trades. Schilleman was the homecoming co-advisor and senior class advisor […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Waterford marches on, will face longtime nemesis Waukesha West

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Waterford marches on, will face longtime nemesis Waukesha West

Wolverines battle the other Wolverines, Waukesha West, in Level 2   BURLINGTON – After three plays Friday night, everyone at Waterford Union High School knew the deal. The hard-charging, smashmouth Wolverines, by far the best football squad at the school since 2011’s WIAA Division 2 state title game run, handed […]

 
 
 
 
 

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