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WIAA BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Milton sharpshooting, missed opportunities lead to Burlington exit

WIAA BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Milton sharpshooting, missed opportunities lead to Burlington exit

Wallace’s double-double not enough as Milton hits eight triples   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was a game of untimely turnovers, missed layups and defensive breakdowns. Three Burlington girls basketball players scored all but five of the team’s points Friday night in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal at Burlington […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling qualifies five for state tournament

Burlington wrestling qualifies five for state tournament

By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent Comfortable in its home surroundings, the Burlington wrestling team had a standout showing in a WIAA Division 1 sectional on Saturday, Feb. 18. With eight sectional qualifiers, the host Demons finished with two champions, three second-place finishers and three third-place finishers. On the day, the […]

 
 

BBW gymnastics captures 8th straight conference championship

BBW gymnastics captures 8th straight conference championship

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was more of a formality than anything. With only one close Southern Lakes Conference dual on its 2016-2017 season’s resume, the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics team fully expected a first-place finish at the conference tournament Feb. 17 at Elkhorn Area High School. After a slow start, […]

 
 

Local swimmers just miss state meet

Local swimmers just miss state meet

Team records personal bests, finishes season strong   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com A lack of entries at the WIAA Division 1 State Swimming & Diving Championships does not change how coach Chad Hinze feels about the Burlington Co-op boys high school swim team. “I honestly […]

 
 

Burlington plays spoiler to Wilmot’s conference title hopes

Burlington plays spoiler to Wilmot’s conference title hopes

Lady Demons enter playoffs on five-game win streak   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With a second consecutive Southern Lakes Conference title at stake, the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team had history on its side at Thursday at Burlington, but the outcome was unlike its […]

 
 

Burlington dismantles Delavan, keeps pace in SLC race

Burlington dismantles Delavan, keeps pace in SLC race

Burlington one game out of first with one to play   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com DELAVAN – All season, the lethal shooting of Burlington guards Luke Geiger and Nick Klug has been the catalyst of the Demon offense, but the team has been looking for more scoring balance. On Friday […]

 
 

ROUNDUP: Catholic Central boys go to OT, Burlington girls keep rolling

ROUNDUP: Catholic Central boys go to OT, Burlington girls keep rolling

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Catholic Central boys basketball team found itself in a 55-55 tie at the end of regulation Tuesday night at Racine Lutheran. Playing against a team considerably higher in the Metro Classic Conference standings, the Toppers were outscored 14-8 in overtime and fell 69-63 to […]

 
 

Four minute drill helps Westosha leapfrog Burlington into first place

Four minute drill helps Westosha leapfrog Burlington into first place

Westosha Central 59, Burlington 53   Falcons’ big second half bumps Burlington out of first place   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com Entering a boys basketball Southern Lakes Conference clash for first place, both Westosha Central High School and host Burlington boasted win streaks of at least four games, but one […]

 
 

Burlington girls romp Delavan-Darien for third straight win

Burlington girls romp Delavan-Darien for third straight win

Lady Demons prepare for postseason   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com DELAVAN – Ashlyn Barry’s buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the half put Burlington up 32-14 over the host Delavan-Darien Comets, and it was a sign of things to come. The long-range shot foreshadowed a big second half for the Lady Demons, who […]

 
 

Sharpshooting second half pushes Burlington past rival Waterford

Sharpshooting second half pushes Burlington past rival Waterford

Special guest Tony Romo brings excitement to venue   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The stars came out for the area’s biggest and perhaps best rivalry Thursday night. Waterford Union High School welcomed 1998 Burlington High School graduate Tony Romo, the NFL superstar quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys, who […]

 
 
 
 
 

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