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Junior Demons baseball tryouts set for Burlington High School

The Junior Demon Baseball team is holding two free tryouts at Burlington High School over the next two weeks. The team, which plays in the Wisconsin Major YBL League, is offering tryouts on either Aug. 9 or 14 for players entering seventh and eighth grades. The tryout will take place […]

 
 

‘Soup’ brings the flavor: Burlington’s Campbell earns All-Area player of the year

‘Soup’ brings the flavor: Burlington’s Campbell earns All-Area player of the year

  SLN All-Area Baseball 2017   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com After a magical 2016 season that saw the Burlington Demons win their first state baseball championship, the pitching outlook was a huge question mark entering this season. Gone was 2016 All-Area Player of the Year Aaron Mutter and Wichita State […]

 
 

ALL-AREA BASEBALL: State qualifier Burlington leads SLC-heavy first team

ALL-AREA BASEBALL: State qualifier Burlington leads SLC-heavy first team

2nd annual squad features players from 15 schools     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Last week’s All-Area Softball squad was dominated by western Kenosha County, with six selections representing Wilmot and Westosha Central high schools. For baseball, the 15-team Southern Lakes Newspapers coverage area saw Burlington return to its second […]

 
 

Braveheart: Burlington teacher, coach leaving for tour in Iraq

Braveheart: Burlington teacher, coach leaving for tour in Iraq

Sireno did first tour in Afghanistan in 2011   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com “The first time you hear a rocket go off, you realize it’s kind of crazy.” Burlington resident Andrew Sireno, 31, recalls his first stint with the United States Army overseas, in Afghanistan in 2011, when he volunteered […]

 
 

Romo reminisces on football career, anxious for next chapter on TV

Romo reminisces on football career, anxious for next chapter on TV

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the 14th consecutive summer, 1998 Burlington High School graduate Tony Romo returned home last week for his annual football camp. But this year, the camp took on a much different feel. The press conference, which featured several Milwaukee-area TV stations and newspapers from the […]

 
 

Don’t call it a comeback: Former Burlington, Cowboys star Tony Romo content focusing on family, broadcast career

Don’t call it a comeback: Former Burlington, Cowboys star Tony Romo content focusing on family, broadcast career

  If there’s an itch, Tony Romo isn’t scratching it – at least for now. Despite poking and prodding from the local media at his 14th consecutive Tony Romo Football Camp last week at Burlington High School, Romo didn’t budge. “For me, the itch isn’t there,” Romo proclaimed after voicing […]

 
 

ALL-SLC: Campbell, Hribar, Reindl among five area players of the year

ALL-SLC: Campbell, Hribar, Reindl among five area players of the year

All-Southern Lakes Conference   Spring 2017     BASEBALL Athlete of the Year: Zach Campbell, pitcher, Burlington.   First team Catcher: Aaron Sturdevant, sr, Burlington Pitchers: Zach Campbell, sr, Burlington; Kyle Gendron, jr, Wilmot Infielders: Jet Weber, sr, Elkhorn; Matthew Korman, sr, Waterford; Josh Leslie, jr, Westosha Central; Tanner Peterson, […]

 
 

Dalton’s legacy lives on

Dalton’s legacy lives on

  The news sent shockwaves through the Burlington community Monday. Don Dalton, the winningest coach in Burlington High School football history, died at the age of 75. With more than 200 career victories and only 57 losses, Dalton was about winning and dominating the opponent. He wanted to get the […]

 
 

The silver lining: Losses shouldn’t tarnish shining seasons

The silver lining: Losses shouldn’t tarnish shining seasons

  These days, it’s easy to fall victim to the moment. We can be so quick to judge, whether it’s ridiculous adulation for the victor or scornful criticism of the loser. This lesson was learned again last week, when both the Burlington baseball and girls soccer squads lost on the […]

 
 

STATE BASEBALL: Arrowhead exacts revenge on Burlington

STATE BASEBALL: Arrowhead exacts revenge on Burlington

Errors, big inning doom Demons   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GRAND CHUTE – Murphy’s Law was an inescapable reality for the Burlington varsity baseball team Tuesday morning at the WIAA state tournament. Playing in a Division 1 quarterfinal against Arrowhead at Fox Cities Stadium, the team the Demons toppled in […]

 
 
 
 
 

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