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City volleyball squads cruise to sectionals

City volleyball squads cruise to sectionals

Demons, Toppers will be challenged this week   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor They took care of business, and it really wasn’t close. Both the Burlington and Catholic Central girls volleyball squads advanced to this week’s sectionals thanks to dominant, three-set victories on Saturday. In a Division 1 sectional, host […]

 
 

Experience trumps outcome for state tennis team

Experience trumps outcome for state tennis team

    By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent They lost their only match, but Burlington High School’s Lydia Crabtree and Hannah Cook enjoyed their time at the WIAA Division 1 Girls Tennis Individual Championships Oct. 17 at the University of Wisconsin’s Nielsen Tennis Stadium in Madison. “They really played well,” Burlington […]

 
 

WIAA Football: Thrilling TD pass, last-second missed kick propel Burlington past Wilmot

WIAA Football: Thrilling TD pass, last-second missed kick propel Burlington past Wilmot

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   BURLINGTON – The Burlington football team couldn’t have asked for a better situation Friday night at home in a WIAA Division 2 Level 1 playoff against visiting Wilmot. Seemingly a microcosm of a season that’s featured dramatic, pulse-pounding finishes, out-of-this-world plays and nail-biting comebacks, the […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers breeze past Whippets

Burlington swimmers breeze past Whippets

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Combined girls high school swimming team routed Whitewater 140-30 Oct. 14 in a Southern Lakes Conference meet at Whitewater. Burlington Combined consists of Burlington, Waterford, Union Grove, Burlington Catholic Central and East Troy. The Demons won six of 11 events and finished […]

 
 

Demons finish season strong despite loss

Demons finish season strong despite loss

Milton downs Burlington in playoff opener   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The 2014 season may not have resulted in any wins for the Burlington boys soccer team, but steady improvement throughout the season has coach Phil Molitor optimistic for next year. “It is difficult to be satisfied with a season […]

 
 

Elks stun Burlington, forge 4-way tie for Southern Lakes title

Elks stun Burlington, forge 4-way tie for Southern Lakes title

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor BURLINGTON – With five fourth-down conversions, including two in overtime that led to the go-ahead touchdown, Elkhorn lived on the edge all night long in a battle for Southern Lakes supremacy Friday night in Burlington. But no worries. The Demons, down 34-28 and needing a […]

 
 

Crabtree, Cook cruise to state

Crabtree, Cook cruise to state

Team barely misses team berth   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent If the Burlington High School girls tennis team wins one more match over two days of competition, the Demons are headed to the WIAA Division 1 State Tennis Team Championships Oct. 24 and 25 at the University of Wisconsin. […]

 
 

Burlington football brings back the good old days

Burlington football brings back the good old days

Football team clinches share of 1st SLC title since 1996     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor When Burlington High School football coach Steve Tenhagen finally got off Frank Bucci Field in Wilmot Friday night around 10:15 p.m., his cell phone had blown up with more than 30 text messages. […]

 
 

Burlington wins 4-OT thriller, clinches share of conference title

Burlington wins 4-OT thriller, clinches share of conference title

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WILMOT – The comeback kids were at it again Friday night. One week after the Burlington football team won with a dramatic, come-from-behind last-minute touchdown, the Demons put on an encore for the ages, one fans, players and coaches are sure to talk about […]

 
 

Burlington volleyball keeps rolling, still No. 1

Burlington volleyball keeps rolling, still No. 1

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The competition keeps ramping up, but the results stay the same. The Burlington girls volleyball team won two more matches last week in easy fashion, justifying its No. 1 ranking in the state and further proving it will take a Herculean effort to knock […]

 
 
 
 
 

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