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Burlington wrestling finishes dual season above .500

Burlington wrestling finishes dual season above .500

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the majority of his starting lineup still in their first year of high school, Burlington head coach Jade Gribble knew this season would be a learning experience for the young wrestling team. But after another dominant Southern Lakes dual victory, the Demons capped off […]

 
 

Burlington grinds past Union Grove, moves into first place tie

Burlington grinds past Union Grove, moves into first place tie

Geiger finds outside shot for 25 points, adds 10 rebounds   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – Burlington senior guard Luke Geiger picked the perfect time to snap out of his shooting slump. With leading scorer Nick Klug gaining extra defensive attention and being held to eight points Friday […]

 
 

WITH VIDEO: Shiffler’s 22 sparks comfortable win over Burlington

WITH VIDEO: Shiffler’s 22 sparks comfortable win over Burlington

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – Thanks to a relentless zone defense chalked with clogged passing lanes, tipped balls and uncomfortable pressure, the Union Grove girls basketball team was able to jump on visiting Burlington early Friday night. Broncos senior Janelle Shiffler led all scorers with 22 points, […]

 
 

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Burlington holds off Lake Geneva Badger

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Burlington holds off Lake Geneva Badger

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent Burlington started strong and held on for a 73-68 victory over Southern Lakes Conference foe Lake Geneva Badger Tuesday night in Burlington. Nick Klug pumped in four 3-pointers and 22 points, Luke Geiger added 13 and nine rebounds and Liam […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling takes 4th at Highlander

Burlington wrestling takes 4th at Highlander

  By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent One day after being battered by state-ranked Elkhorn in a Southern Lakes Conference match, the Burlington wrestling team bounced back with a solid showing in the Highlander Invitational on Friday, Jan. 20 at Homestead High School in Mequon. The Demons had nine wrestlers place […]

 
 

Flight of the Phoenix: School’s first female wrestler wins state tournament

Flight of the Phoenix: School’s first female wrestler wins state tournament

Burlington sophomore role model for girls interested in growing sport   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com In Greek mythology, a Phoenix is a bird that rises from the ashes, obtaining new life from its predecessor. Burlington High School sophomore Phoenix Horn has breathed new life into girls wrestling as the first […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers honor teammate’s late father

Burlington swimmers honor teammate’s late father

Union Grove’s Bennett passed away after 4-year battle with cancer   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Union Grove senior Lucas Bennett needed only three words when asked about his father John, who succumbed to cancer after a four-year battle in November. “He’s right here,” said Lucas, […]

 
 

BBW gymnastics keeps climbing

BBW gymnastics keeps climbing

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com One week after seeing some of the state’s best teams at the Emerald Invite, the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics ran into its arch-nemesis, Franklin, again Saturday at the Franklin Triangular. Franklin, which beat the runner-up Demons at state four years in a row, posted another impressive performance, […]

 
 

Burlington girls basketball cruises past Kenosha Bradford

Burlington girls basketball cruises past Kenosha Bradford

Burling caps big week with 19 points   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington girls basketball team picked up a solid road victory at Kenosha Bradford Tuesday night. The Lady Demons bolted to a 31-15 halftime lead en route to a 55-44 victory and reached the […]

 
 

Working overtime: Late comeback catapults Burlington basketball into first place

Working overtime: Late comeback catapults Burlington basketball into first place

Klug, Geiger take over in fourth quarter, OT   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com They say great players make great plays in big games. Burlington’s Nick Klug and Luke Geiger took that theory personally Tuesday night in a battle for first place at Westosha Central High School. The Demons overcame an […]

 
 
 
 
 

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