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Catholic Central basketball wins third straight

Catholic Central basketball wins third straight

Heiligenthal’s double-double sparks CC Tuesday night   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor And Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent After two signature victories over perennial powers Kenosha St. Joe’s and Racine St. Cat’s, the Catholic Central boys basketball team took care of business on its home floor Tuesday night. Senior Ben Heiligenthal […]

 
 

Burlington football star commits to Wisconsin Badgers

Burlington football star commits to Wisconsin Badgers

Multi-sport athlete will be preferred walk-on for defense   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Browns Lake resident Hegeman Tiedt is fulfilling a lifelong dream this week. The 6-foot-4, 220-pound menace to opposing quarterbacks will be taking his football talents to the University of Wisconsin to play for the Badgers. A […]

 
 

Burlington ramps up energy to whitewash Waterford

Burlington ramps up energy to whitewash Waterford

Demons start stretch run with pivotal conference win   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The final score reads Burlington 65, Waterford 58, but the actual game told a different story Thursday night at Waterford Union High School. The Demons, losers of seven of their previous eight, came out firing […]

 
 

Burlington roughs up rival for 3rd straight win

Burlington roughs up rival for 3rd straight win

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Only a sophomore, Jessa Burling is turning into the best all-around basketball player in the Southern Lakes Conference. Fortunately for the Burlington Demons, they’re reaping the benefits and climbing up the SLC standings. Burlington knocked off rival Waterford, last year’s conference champion, on Tuesday […]

 
 

SPORTS SHORTS: Catholic Central girls struggle at home

SPORTS SHORTS: Catholic Central girls struggle at home

BBW gymnastics enjoys season-high score   By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent And Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The girls of the Catholic Central basketball team hope to put showings like Saturday’s behind them. Saturday was their only game of the week, but it ended poorly for the Lady Toppers. They hope […]

 
 

Semi-pro football open tryout Sunday at Westosha Central High School

Semi-pro football open tryout Sunday at Westosha Central High School

Southern Lakes Blue Devils seeking area players for upcoming season   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor They’re the only game in town, and football lovers will have a chance to live a dream Sunday. The Southern Lakes Blue Devils, the area’s only semi-professional football team, are holding an open tryout […]

 
 

Tough stretch aside, Burlington still has shot at SLC crown

Tough stretch aside, Burlington still has shot at SLC crown

Demons play girls-boys doubleheader tonight at Delavan-Darien   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor After a lopsided loss at Division 1 Mukwonago to start the new year, Burlington boys basketball head coach Steve Berezowitz said the team was eager to get back in the Southern Lakes schedule. However, the Demons have […]

 
 

Tiedt, Bird take first at Freedom Invite

Tiedt, Bird take first at Freedom Invite

Banged-up Demons missing seven starters   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Any chance for a team championship was nonexistent going into Saturday’s Freedom Invite. The Burlington varsity wrestling squad has seven starters out with injury and could only compete with seven healthy wrestlers at the annual tournament. The numbers game […]

 
 

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Burlington’s Benavides did it her way

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Burlington’s Benavides did it her way

2015 All-Western Racine County Female Athlete of the Year   BHS grad used pace to break records at state   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Molly Benavides is one of the most decorated gymnasts in Wisconsin sports history. The 2015 Burlington High School graduate had an illustrious four-year career, and […]

 
 

Former Burlington gymnast takes over as head coach

Former Burlington gymnast takes over as head coach

Kansasville native was athlete, assistant coach under Biedrzycki   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor In 2008, when Andrea Hegemann was a freshman at Burlington High School competing for the gymnastics squad, longtime coach Diane Biedrzycki and Lindsay Grant were in their first year coaching together after Biedrzycki took a hiatus […]

 
 
 
 
 

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