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Demons gear up for opener

Demons gear up for opener

Members of the Burlington High School football team run wind sprints during a recent practice as they prepare for their season opener Friday at South Milwaukee. The game begins at 7 p.m. The Demons begin the season with hopes of capturing the Southern Lakes Conference championship and earning a berth […]

 
 

SLN ALL AREA BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Former bat boy takes turn as Burlington superstar

SLN ALL AREA BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Former bat boy takes turn as Burlington superstar

Star Demon pitcher just getting started   By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent Looking back, the 2010 Burlington baseball team had even more success than originally thought. The Demons, led by seniors Cody Peterson, Mike Porcaro, Tell Taylor and Dylan Friend, captured the Southern Lakes Conference championship and finished with a […]

 
 

SOFTBALL ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Westphal, Klein combined talent, leadership to make history

SOFTBALL ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Westphal, Klein combined talent, leadership to make history

Co-players of the year have built friendship for past decade, will both play college softball   By Mike Ramczyk and Andrew Horschak sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com During an unconventional softball season where a team like Burlington makes its first state tournament in 30 years and traditional powers like Wilmot and Westosha Central withstand […]

 
 

Local man wins bowling national tournament

Local man wins bowling national tournament

Towne & Country’s own credits success to late grandpa, bowling family     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s not bragging if you can back it up. After finishing his final round at the 2018 United States Bowling Conference National Bowling tournament in Syracuse, N.Y., Cotie Holbek turned to his […]

 
 

The fight for what’s right: Hall of Fame coach pioneered for women’s sports, equality

The fight for what’s right: Hall of Fame coach pioneered for women’s sports, equality

Hanson lost mom, others during historic four-decade journey   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Last fall, Teri Leach won her third volleyball state championship at Burlington High School. Diane Biedrzycki turned BHS gymnastics into a powerhouse. And Rosemary Dolatowski has built a legit, popular girls tennis program at the school. None, […]

 
 

After devastating injuries derail senior season, Klug back and better than ever

After devastating injuries derail senior season, Klug back and better than ever

Demons’ all-time leading scorer overcomes several injuries, shines in all-star game   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Just a few short months ago, Nick Klug, Burlington High School’s all-time leading scorer, saw what should’ve been a dominant senior season cut short due to injury. While his team struggled without its top […]

 
 

Greatest story never shown: Filming nearly complete on first Tony Romo documentary

Greatest story never shown: Filming nearly complete on first Tony Romo documentary

“Now or Never” movie will document the rise of Tony Romo, Burlington community   By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Tony Romo will be the subject of a new documentary about his meteoric, unique rise to football superstardom. The Texas-based video production group ZGN Productions is at the head of the […]

 
 

Tricky pickle leads to walk-off winner for Burlington Barons

Tricky pickle leads to walk-off winner for Burlington Barons

Late call pays off as former Barons star is duped   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – After two decades of pacing the dugout with Burlington High School varsity baseball head coach Scott Staude, assistant coach Ryan Hoffman has learned a few tricks of the trade – stuff you can’t […]

 
 

Burlington Baseball Hall of Fame returns Sunday

Burlington Baseball Hall of Fame returns Sunday

Make-up event will feature 2017 and ’18 classes, softball game honoring area emergency personnel   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com After last year’s devastating flood wiped out just about everything in Burlington, one local sports tradition is back. The Burlington Baseball Hall of Fame will hold its seventh annual induction ceremony […]

 
 

Southern Lakes Conference releases spring sports all-conference

Southern Lakes Conference releases spring sports all-conference

  Baseball First team Trey Krause, p, jr., Burlington; Kyle Gendron, p, sr., Wilmot; Alec Spang, c, sr., Union Grove; Tucker Strommen, if, jr., Burlington; TJ Manteufel, if, soph., Union Grove; Aaron Chapman, if, sr., Waterford; Justin Paasch, if, sr., Wilmot; Nicholas Rockweiler, of, jr., Elkhorn; Dawson Vance, of, sr., […]

 
 
 
 
 

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