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BREAKING: Five-run 4th lifts Waterford past Badger, sets up rubber match with Burlington

BREAKING: Five-run 4th lifts Waterford past Badger, sets up rubber match with Burlington

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the first time, rivals Burlington High School and Waterford Union High School will battle each other in a WIAA sectional final with a trip to the state tournament on the line. That’s because the Wolverines took care of business Tuesday afternoon, 6-3, over a […]

 
 

WITH VIDEO: Krause quiets Kenosha Indian Trail, Burlington plays for trip to state tonight

WITH VIDEO: Krause quiets Kenosha Indian Trail, Burlington plays for trip to state tonight

Burlington hosts Waterford-Badger winner at 5 tonight in sectional final     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – A large, raucous crowd witnessed the continued maturation of a star pitcher in the making Tuesday afternoon at Beaumont Field. With people flooding the main bleachers, saturating the brick seats behind home […]

 
 

Burlington dominates Sauk Prairie, advances to second straight sectional

Burlington dominates Sauk Prairie, advances to second straight sectional

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – You might be my Lucky Star. No, not the famous Madonna song, but actually the fine dining establishment in Burlington, where the Lady Demons varsity soccer squad gathered for breakfast Saturday morning before a WIAA Division 2 regional final tilt with visiting Sauk […]

 
 

Burlington junior Ludwig advances to state tennis

Burlington junior Ludwig advances to state tennis

Rigorous offseason workouts improve Ludwig’s game   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor This past offseason, Burlington junior Jacob Ludwig ramped up his tennis game. After sneaking into state as a junior as an extra qualifier, the southpaw was determined to leave no doubt he belonged on the state’s grandest stage. […]

 
 

Burlington softball hangs tough with Westosha in regional final loss

Burlington softball hangs tough with Westosha in regional final loss

  By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com Against No. 1 seed Westosha Central High School, visiting Burlington had a two-run lead after the first inning of Friday’s WIAA Division 1 regional final, but the Falcons capitalized on a jittery Demons team to come away with a 5-3 victory. The No. 9 seeded […]

 
 

PLAYOFF BASEBALL: Palmquist’s walk-off propels Burlington, Waterford captures first regional title since 2011

PLAYOFF BASEBALL: Palmquist’s walk-off propels Burlington, Waterford captures first regional title since 2011

Campbell, Krause 3-hit Broncos   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Riley Palmquist and Luke Hansel may have to re-evaluate their friendship after Thursday night. Teammates for the Racine Hitters club baseball squad, Palmquist describes his buddy as a “great guy.” With a WIAA Division 1 regional baseball final between Union Grove […]

 
 

Burlington sends Meseberg, Capozzi to sectional golf

Burlington sends Meseberg, Capozzi to sectional golf

  By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent WIAA Division 1 regional golf tournaments bring out the best in Justin Meseberg. Bolstered by two birdies on his first two holes, the Burlington senior fired a sectional-qualifying score of 2-over par 74 (37-37) and finished as the runner-up in Tuesday’s eight-team event at […]

 
 

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakenewspapers.com Over the last four seasons, the Burlington girls soccer squad hasn’t lost a match in Southern Lakes Conference action. You would have to go all the way back to May 2013 to find the last time the Demons lost in the SLC. There have been a […]

 
 

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Junior pitcher shows grit, helps cause at plate   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It took a couple of innings, but the Burlington varsity softball squad showed why the Southern Lakes Conference may be the best in the state Thursday evening in Oregon. The Lady Demons, seeded ninth in their WIAA […]

 
 

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

  By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Seniors Emily Ustianowski, Leah Joslyn and Josh Insor helped pace the Burlington Demons track and field team at regionals on Monday in Lake Geneva as the Demons will send six to the sectional meet. Ustianowski and Joslyn finished first, while Insor finished second in […]

 
 
 
 
 

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