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DEMON DAY: Burlington wrestling sends record 11 to state tournament

DEMON DAY: Burlington wrestling sends record 11 to state tournament

Seniors Crayton, Travis qualify after tough losses   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent There were some tense moments for the Burlington wrestling team at the Division 1 individual sectional meet at Racine Park Feb. 17. Two of last year’s state qualifiers were on the brink of missing out on a […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics captures 9th straight conference crown

BUW gymnastics captures 9th straight conference crown

  By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent Everything worked according to the game plan for the BUW gymnastic team at the Southern Lakes Conference at Waterford, Feb. 16. Dominant performances in all four apparatuses gave the Demons the championship and the big trophy that coach Andrea Chart carried down the hall […]

 
 

Back to state: Catholic Central swimmer Bleser returns to Madison

Back to state: Catholic Central swimmer Bleser returns to Madison

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com All the Burlington Co-op swim team could do Saturday afternoon was wait. An empty, quiet Pleasant Prairie RecPlex, minutes removed from an exhilarating WIAA Division 1 swim sectional, gave way to a fun, yet nerve-wracking bus ride back to Burlington. The Demons and first-year […]

 
 

Walking the walk: Burlington wrestlers decimate Oak Creek, head to team state

Walking the walk: Burlington wrestlers decimate Oak Creek, head to team state

Lightweights help Demons build insurmountable lead   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the confidence of upperclassmen, Burlington sophomores Jake Skrundz, Max Ehlen and Qwade Gehring said it loud and proud – the varsity wrestling team would be going to team state. Perhaps the egos were a bit inflated, as the […]

 
 

Short-handed Burlington basketball upset on buzzer beater, title hopes crushed

Short-handed Burlington basketball upset on buzzer beater, title hopes crushed

Burling shut down, Crabtree, Anderson miss game   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The constant war between club and high school sports damages relationships, both on and off the court. While intentions are mostly good, the push and pull from coaches, pressuring athletes to choose one over the other in the […]

 
 

Catholic Central’s Bleser advances to state swimming

Catholic Central’s Bleser advances to state swimming

Bleser swims at UW-Natatorium next weekend   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com KENOSHA – All the Burlington Co-op swim team could do Saturday afternoon was wait. An empty, quiet Pleasant Prairie RecPlex, minutes removed from an exhilarating WIAA Division 1 swim sectional, gave way to a fun, yet nerve-wracking bus ride […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling cruises to regional title behind 8 champions

Burlington wrestling cruises to regional title behind 8 champions

Every Demon will compete at individual sectional   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com KENOSHA – One year ago, the Kenosha Bradford wrestling team made history with a regional title and first trip to team state in 80 years. This year, with a chance to repeat on its home turf, Bradford was […]

 
 

Home cooking: Burlington avenges earlier loss to Wilmot, jumps to 2nd place

Home cooking: Burlington avenges earlier loss to Wilmot, jumps to 2nd place

Burling’s 19 boards lead dominant, physical effort   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Game after game, another tough opponent takes its shot against the surging Burlington girls basketball team. And game after game, the Demons keep playing their best ball of the season and winning with ease. Tuesday night against Wilmot […]

 
 

Still untouchable: As expected, Burlington wrestling rolls to conference championship

Still untouchable: As expected, Burlington wrestling rolls to conference championship

Demons feature 8 in championship round   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent Take one glimpse at the 220-pound conference title bout between Burlington’s Max Travis and Waterford’s Jack Trautman last Saturday, and the casual spectator saw all he or she needed to know about the SLC […]

 
 

Bleser leads swimmers in Racine

Bleser leads swimmers in Racine

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Bailey Bleser won two events and led the Burlington Co-op boys high school swim team to a third-place finish Jan. 27 in the Racine Swimming and Diving Invite at Park High School. The Demons lost 104-66 to Badger Co-op Jan. 23 in a Southern […]

 
 
 
 
 

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