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Tony Romo’s return to Burlington comes at a unique time

Tony Romo’s return to Burlington comes at a unique time

Former Demon star leads 13th Romo Camp, addresses Brett Favre Hall of Fame induction   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Tony Romo’s hometown return to Burlington for his football camp might be an annual ritual for the Dallas Cowboys quarterback, but on June 22, it brought additional […]

 
 

Burlington baseball state title no surprise to Southern Lakes Conference foes

Burlington baseball state title no surprise to Southern Lakes Conference foes

Opposing coaches noticed virtually no weakness, team peaking at right time   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent As miraculous as Burlington’s comeback victory WIAA Division 1 Championship game against Arrow-head was, it hardly surprised many Southern Lakes Conference coaches. After all, Lakes teams were unwilling witnesses to a Demons team […]

 
 

The bigger the stage, the better they play

The bigger the stage, the better they play

Little League success prepared Demons for high-profile competition   By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Bryan Sturdevant almost made the final out of a title game on television – twice. On the brink of being the goat a second time his teammates saved him, and rallied to win the WIAA Division 1 […]

 
 

Burlington baseball coach Staude never gave up in pursuit of state title

Burlington baseball coach Staude never gave up in pursuit of state title

18-year head man credits community, school, family for support   By Jason Arndt Staff Writer And Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor, sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com When Scott Staude took over the reigns of Burlington High School’s baseball program 18 years ago, the coach already faced a challenge, but he finally snagged the elusive WIAA […]

 
 

STATE BASEBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

STATE BASEBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com On June 20 and June 21 at Ginger Beaumont Field, Southern Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor Mike Ramczyk caught up with the Burlington Demons, who are fresh off winning the school’s first state baseball championship. Burlington overcame a 4-0 deficit with six runs in the final two […]

 
 

This one’s for Shafe: Longtime Burlington High School team manager enjoying 40th year

This one’s for Shafe: Longtime Burlington High School team manager enjoying 40th year

Sheffer loves the kids, sports, and says he has many years left       By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   It’s a Tuesday afternoon, five days after the Burlington High School varsity baseball team won the program’s first state championship. Team manager David Sheffer wears a black Demons […]

 
 

VIDEO: Cowboys star Tony Romo speaks on Packers legend Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame induction

VIDEO: Cowboys star Tony Romo speaks on Packers legend Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame induction

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Dallas Cowboys star quarterback and 1998 Burlington High School graduate returned home for his 13th annual Tony Romo Football Camp Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday’s session included a press conference, where various media outlets such as Milwaukee’s TMJ4 television station, the Racine Journal […]

 
 

Commemorative Burlington baseball state champion section available

Commemorative Burlington baseball state champion section available

A commemorative Burlington Demon baseball state championship special edition is a available at  newsstands in local stores. The magazine-styled Burlington Standard Press special section  features in-depth coverage and photos of the team’s first state title, which was achieved Thursday in Appleton thanks to a 6-4 dispatching of Arrowhead. It includes […]

 
 

BREAKING: Late rally lifts Burlington baseball to first state championship

BREAKING: Late rally lifts Burlington baseball to first state championship

WIAA DIVISION I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP Burlington 6, Arrowhead 4 Tully does it all, Demon bats rally for six unanswered runs   By Mike Ramczyk Sport Editor GRAND CHUTE – Burlington senior Cal Tully picked the right time to turn into Superman. Or maybe Bugs Bunny. You know, how in the […]

 
 

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Burlington star Sturdevant urges fans to attend state title game Thursday

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Burlington star Sturdevant urges fans to attend state title game Thursday

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Roughly 30 minutes or so after Tuesday’s state semifinal victory, Burlington’s leading hitter, Bryan Sturdevant, who recently graduated from Burlington High School, caught up with Southern Lakes Newspapers. Sturdevant knocked three hits in the 9-0 win over Green Bay Preble, and he added another hit […]

 
 
 
 
 

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