Burlington High School

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017: 2. Legendary football coach Don Dalton passes away

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2017: 2. Legendary football coach Don Dalton passes away

Dalton was AD, football coach, took care of community   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The game-changing effects left by “Demon Don” Dalton on not only his former players but also community members will be felt in Burlington forever. One of the most influential educators and coaches in Burlington High School […]

 
 

TOP SPORTS STORY OF 2017: Burlington volleyball captures 3rd state title in 7 years

TOP SPORTS STORY OF 2017: Burlington volleyball captures 3rd state title in 7 years

Lady Demons overcame youth, rough start to season   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com State titles don’t come around too often. In 2017, the Burlington girls volleyball team knocked off an undefeated River Falls squad back in November to capture the team’s third state championship. The team’s rocky start turned into […]

 
 

ROUNDUP: Burlington wipes out Wilmot, BUW gymnastics 2nd in state

ROUNDUP: Burlington wipes out Wilmot, BUW gymnastics 2nd in state

  By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent   The Burlington wrestling team had no problems with Wilmot Union on the road last Thursday in a Southern Lakes Conference dual match to close out the year. The Demons won 12 of their 14 matches in a 61-6 team win. They are the […]

 
 

VIDEO: Winona State commit Klug says family support helped him break scoring record

VIDEO: Winona State commit Klug says family support helped him break scoring record

  On Friday night at Lake Geneva Badger High School, moments after Burlington’s 59-50 victory over Badger, Nick Klug talks to Southern Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor Mike Ramczyk about breaking Tony Romo’s all-time scoring record. Romo, who graduated in 1998 and played in both the Southern Lakes and Southeast conferences, […]

 
 

Klug breaks Tony Romo’s all-time Burlington scoring record

Klug breaks Tony Romo’s all-time Burlington scoring record

Klug scores season-high 25, Demons down Badgers   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com LAKE GENEVA – For the rest of his life, whenever someone he meets finds out he’s from Burlington and asks if he knows Tony Romo, Nick Klug can simply smile and nod. Though he’s a pretty humble kid […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling establishes conference stronghold, Krattiger remains untouchable

Burlington wrestling establishes conference stronghold, Krattiger remains untouchable

Light, middle weights jump on Waterford early   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – Elkhorn Area High School head coach Ken Reynolds is one of the most respected and knowledgeable wrestling people in the state. So when he speaks, it’s a good idea to listen. After the Burlington varsity wrestling […]

 
 

Burling first player in Burlington girls basketball history to surpass 1,000 points

Burling first player in Burlington girls basketball history to surpass 1,000 points

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – A grateful smile came across her face, and a sweet wave to the fans was in order. Not only were the Burlington High School parents and spectators on their feet cheering Tuesday night, but rival Waterford’s faithful did the same. She, once again, […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling dismantles defending SLC champ Elkhorn

Burlington wrestling dismantles defending SLC champ Elkhorn

Demons improve to 2-0 in SLC, capture tournament title   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent It wasn’t supposed to be that easy, but Burlington wrestling coach Jade Gribble probably didn’t think that his wrestlers would dominate the dual match against Elkhorn, Dec. 7, in a Southern Lakes Conference showdown. The […]

 
 

SLN ALL AREA FOOTBALL: Burlington’s Tully does it all for top spot

SLN ALL AREA FOOTBALL: Burlington’s Tully does it all for top spot

The Swiss Army Knife   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Last year, for the first time, we brought you the Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Football team, ripe with our best high school players from our vast coverage area in Walworth, Racine, Kenosha and Waukesha counties. This year, we’re back with the […]

 
 

What’s in a name? Talented Burlington gymnastics trio shows promise

What’s in a name? Talented Burlington gymnastics trio shows promise

BBW becomes BUW, much to coach’s delight   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com High school sports cooperatives can get tricky when it comes to acronyms. But the local gymnastics has taken it to another level, as the BBW (Burlington-Badger-Wilmot) has built a solid name for itself over the years. The elephant […]

 
 
 
 
 

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