Burlington High School

Birds, Hornickle, Gavin punch tickets to state wrestling tournament

Birds, Hornickle, Gavin punch tickets to state wrestling tournament

Burlington grapplers Josh Bird, Hornickle have eyes on state titles     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor A middleweight persevered through a knee injury. A 132-pounder advanced through domination, and his little brother will join him. Finally, a hungry senior has one last shot at state glory. At Saturday’s Burlington […]

 
 

Burlington senior becomes 1st D1 girls soccer player in school history

Burlington senior becomes 1st D1 girls soccer player in school history

McCourt commits to play soccer at D1 Cleveland State     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor She isn’t the one scoring all the goals or stealing all the spotlight. Burlington senior Sydney McCourt would much rather wait in the wings and break down her opponent before making her move. The […]

 
 

Banged-up Burlington exacts revenge on rival Waterford

Banged-up Burlington exacts revenge on rival Waterford

Demons move into sole possession of 2nd in SLC   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor On Jan. 23, the Burlington boys basketball team suffered a stinker and was upset by rival Waterford, a game which potentially knocked the Demons out of the race for the conference championship. Burlington coach Steve […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling captures fourth straight team state berth

Burlington wrestling captures fourth straight team state berth

Thirteen of 14 individuals move on to sectionals     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor On Tuesday night in a Division 1 team sectional final at Kenosha Bradford, Burlington’s chances at a fourth straight team state tournament were fading fast. The Demon grapplers jumped out to a 21-12 lead but […]

 
 

Catholic Central hoops rolling at the right time

Catholic Central hoops rolling at the right time

Toppers on first three-game winning streak   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The Catholic Central boys basketball team recently had its first taste of sustained success this season. And after a one-point loss Feb. 10, the Toppers have reeled off consecutive wins for the second time this season and are […]

 
 

Burlington surpasses 2014 win total with dominant victory

Burlington surpasses 2014 win total with dominant victory

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor For the past two weeks, the Burlington girls basketball team has been finding its groove. Close battles with conference powers Union Grove, Waterford and Badger culminated with an impressive home victory over Wilmot, a team that was one game away from the state tournament […]

 
 

Late pins push Burlington past Elkhorn for share of Southern Lakes title

Late pins push Burlington past Elkhorn for share of Southern Lakes title

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor WILMOT – A sixth consecutive Southern Lakes Conference championship for the Burlington wrestling squad seemed to be slipping away, slowly but surely, Saturday afternoon. Only two championship matches remained at the SLC tournament at Wilmot Union High School, and the Demons, whose only chance […]

 
 

WRESTLING: Follow today’s SLC meet LIVE on Twitter, Facebook

WRESTLING: Follow today’s SLC meet LIVE on Twitter, Facebook

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor   WILMOT – It’s quite simple for the Burlington High School wrestling squad at today’s Southern Lakes Conference tournament – win and a fifth straight conference championship is yours. That’s easier said than done. Elkhorn, which finished the SLC dual season 7-0 and downed […]

 
 

Bleser, Herman lead Burlington swimmers at Racine Case

Bleser, Herman lead Burlington swimmers at Racine Case

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Co-op boys swimming team turned in a strong performance Jan. 31 at the Racine Invitational at Case High School. The Demons finished seventh of 11 teams with 203 points. Host school Racine Case won the invitational with 412 points. Janesville Parker finished […]

 
 

Lake Geneva Badger bounces Burlington, stakes claim as SLC’s best

Lake Geneva Badger bounces Burlington, stakes claim as SLC’s best

Badger on fire under legendary coach     LAKE GENEVA – The first-place throw down for Southern Lakes Conference supremacy came down to the final seconds Thursday night at Lake Geneva Badger High School. Second-place Burlington, which overcame a 10-point fourth quarter deficit to tie the game at 62-62, needed […]

 
 
 
 
 

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