Burlington High School

Burlington’s Dankle, Meseberg earn Player of the Year

Burlington’s Dankle, Meseberg earn Player of the Year

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Brian Dankle and Justin Meseberg finished first and second and led the Burlington High School boys golf team to a fourth-place finish Tuesday at the Southern Lakes Conference golf tournament at Evergreen Golf Course in Elkhorn. The Demons finished with a four-man team total […]

 
 

Burlington baseball outlasts state-ranked Waterford

Burlington baseball outlasts state-ranked Waterford

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor It was evident from the first inning that the young Burlington baseball team wasn’t going to back down from the conference’s best pitcher, Waterford’s Dylan Malecki. The Demon bats built a 6-0 lead off Malecki and held on for a 9-7 victory in a […]

 
 

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor UNION GROVE – The Union Grove baseball team’s bench was confident to say the least. Kicking empty buckets, shouting rally chants and generally loving the fact their team was in a 2-2 dogfight with the area’s best team, rival Waterford, Thursday evening. The jovial […]

 
 

Pitching prowess pushes Burlington baseball to .500

Pitching prowess pushes Burlington baseball to .500

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Last season, the talented Burlington baseball team dominated the regular season with two top-of-the-line starters and a bevvy of heavy hitters. However, the higher-seeded Demons were shocked by a one-and-done playoff exit. This season, the young Demons are experiencing the exact opposite. A horrid […]

 
 

Demon soccer squad starting to roll

Demon soccer squad starting to roll

By Christopher Bennett Correspondent The Burlington High School girls soccer team came in second May 2 in the Racine County Invitational –a finish that is the program’s high-water mark in the tournament. “That’s the highest we’ve ever placed as a program,” Demons coach Joel Molitor said. “We played really well […]

 
 

BHS baseball splits pair of conference tilts

By Christopher Bennett Correspondent The Burlington High School baseball team split two Southern Lakes Conference games last week with rival Lake Geneva Badger. The Demons beat Badger 8-4 April 30 at Badger and lost 5-1 April 28 at home. Burlington (4-8, 2-5 SLC) lost 3-1 Monday in a non-conference game […]

 
 

Track teams shine at invite

Track teams shine at invite

By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Burlington High School boys and girls track and field teams each finished fifth out of 10 teams April 30 in the Racine County Invitational at Union Grove High School. The girls outscored the boys 70 points to 57 points. Racine Park won the boys’ meet […]

 
 

Catholic Central softball keeps crushing foes

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Right now, the Catholic Central softball team can do no wrong. With tons of hits and stellar pitching from Mackenzie Kyle, the Lady Toppers are 7-2 overall and 6-0 in the Metro Classic Conference. Can anyone stop these girls? […]

 
 

Burlington tennis features talent from all ages

Burlington tennis features talent from all ages

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor From a No. 1 singles freshman to a player new to tennis showing potential, the Burlington boys tennis team has talent from all ends of the spectrum. After losing only Jon Martin from a year ago, six returning letter-winners and a few fresh faces […]

 
 

Youth football: To tackle or not to tackle?

Youth football: To tackle or not to tackle?

  Two Burlington programs feature different philosophies By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Burlington is a city of a little more than 10,000 people. While most onlookers would categorize Burlington as small, there is enough local interest in youth football to garner two separate programs, which offer fundamentally different views of […]

 
 
 
 
 

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