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Youth movement: Key departures make Burlington wrestling rare underdog

Youth movement: Key departures make Burlington wrestling rare underdog

  By Andrew Horschak Sports Correspondent Upperclassmen are in short supply on the 2016-17 Burlington wrestling team’s roster. Of the 31 wrestlers listed, there are 10 sophomores and 14 freshmen, including only six returning letter-winners. “We will be a very young team this year, but young doesn’t mean not talented,” […]

 
 

Holiday thriller: Burlington sinks Mount Horeb at free-throw line

Holiday thriller: Burlington sinks Mount Horeb at free-throw line

Burlington 70, Mount Horeb 65 (OT)   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It had everything the people could possibly want, on a Saturday afternoon two days after Thanksgiving. Burlington boys basketball hosted Division 2 nonconference foe Mount Horeb in a holiday treat of a season opener, and fans enjoyed plenty of […]

 
 

Late rally sparks Burlington’s upset victory over Union Grove

Late rally sparks Burlington’s upset victory over Union Grove

Burlington 40, Union Grove 34   Lady Demons overcome late deficit, knock off defending champs   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It’s only November, and it was only the conference opener, but the Burlington girls basketball team sent a message to two-time defending champion Union Grove Tuesday night – we’re coming. […]

 
 

Youthful Burlington basketball will lean on stars, Catholic Central shifts offensive focus

Youthful Burlington basketball will lean on stars, Catholic Central shifts offensive focus

Boys Basketball Previews   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With a 15-10 overall record and 10-4 mark in the Southern Lakes Conference last season, the Burlington boys varsity basketball team made it all the way to sectionals. The Demons ran into a more physical, punishing Fort Atkinson squad in the sectional […]

 
 

Southern Lakes names all-conference fall sports teams

Southern Lakes names all-conference fall sports teams

Fall Sports All-Conference   Southern Lakes Conference   Football   FIRST TEAM – OFFENSE QB: Matt Nelson, Union Grove, 12. RB: Robert Brent, Wilmot, 11. Ben Michalowski, Waterford, 11. WR: Mike Alder, Delavan-Darien, 12. Grant Tully, Burlington, 11. TE: Ethan Cesarz, DD, 12. OL: Matt Szeszol, Lake Geneva Badger, 12. […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers complete season at sectionals

Burlington swimmers complete season at sectionals

Girls shut out of state   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The members of the Burlington Co-op girls high school swimming team will not be ending their season at Olive Garden in Janesville. The team visits the restaurant each season on the way home from the state meet. The Demons […]

 
 

Oh, what a ride: Burlington volleyball defied odds for state runner-up

Oh, what a ride: Burlington volleyball defied odds for state runner-up

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com They weren’t the tallest team. They weren’t the most powerful. Heck, they weren’t even a No. 1 seed. Nonetheless, the Burlington girls varsity volleyball team is the WIAA Division 1 state runner-up, thanks to a memorable, and somewhat improbable state tournament run last weekend. While […]

 
 

Burlington baseball’s Staude named coach of the year

Burlington baseball’s Staude named coach of the year

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Even though the high school baseball season is over, it doesn’t mean the postseason awards have stopped piling up for the Burlington Demons. Head coach Scott Staude, who led the Southern Lakes Conference champion Demons to the school’s first WIAA state baseball championship, has been […]

 
 

Burlington volleyball falls in state championship

Burlington volleyball falls in state championship

Demons finish 39-10, enjoy strong state run   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – After two nights featuring a dramatic comeback victory and a dominant four-set win, the Burlington girls volleyball team ran into a buzz saw in the WIAA Division 1 state championship game Saturday evening. Neenah seemed […]

 
 

Burlington volleyball will battle for first state title since 2012

Burlington volleyball will battle for first state title since 2012

WIAA Division 1 state championship: Burlington (39-9) vs. Neenah (44-4), 4:30, Saturday   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – The Burlington girls volleyball squad’s momentum from a thrilling comeback victory Thursday night kept rolling Friday in a WIAA Division 1 state semifinal. One day after storming back from a […]

 
 
 
 
 

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