Burlington High School

Slow start dooms Demons in sectional opener

A furious second-half rally wasn’t enough to lift the Burlington High School boys basketball team out of a huge rut Thursday against Mukwonago in the opening round of the WIAA Division 1 sectional play at Kenosha Tremper. The Demons found themselves trailing 40-14 early in the second half before mounting […]

 
 

Demons bow out in state wrestling thriller

In a meet that went down the bitter end, the Burlington Demons came up one point short in their first ever trip to the WIAA state team wrestling tournament Friday in Madison, losing to Holmen 27-26. The loss eliminated the Demons from the tournament while Holmen advanced to face Hartford […]

 
 

BHS boys edge past Elkhorn

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor It wasn’t saying much Tuesday night that the Burlington High School boys basketball team played almost an identical game against Elkhorn that led to a loss against Union Grove last week. Except, of course, that this time the Demons escaped with a victory. “It was […]

 
 

BHS wrestlers bring home SLC tourney title

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT For the third year in a row, the Burlington High School wrestling squad is the Southern Lakes Conference champion. There is one difference, though, this year. The past two years, the Demon boys shared the crown with another team. This year, they do not have […]

 
 

Demon girls fall to Wolverines

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The struggles of the Burlington High School girls’ basketball team continued Friday in a 64-44 loss to Waterford at home. Head coach Gordon Nikolic said his team keeps making the same mistakes. “We have to start correcting those things,” Nikolic noted if the team is […]

 
 

Demon swimmers finish sixth in conference meet

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Burlington boys’ co-op swim team, made up of swimmers from Burlington, Waterford, and East Troy, did something at the Southern Lakes Conference Meet Saturday at Jefferson High School. It defeated another SLC squad. The Demons finished sixth out of seven teams, tallying 153 points. […]

 
 

Demons pull away from Wolverines at home

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor The second quarter of both games between the Burlington and Waterford High School basketball teams has been all BHS this year. The Demons proved that again Friday night, rallying from a 15-11 deficit after the first quarter with a killer defensive effort in the second […]

 
 

Demon wrestlers finish undefeated in SLC duals

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT A 68-4 win over Union Grove Thursday provided the Burlington High School wrestling team with an undefeated Southern Lakes Conference dual season. The seventh-ranked Demon boys finished 7-0 in the SLC going into the conference meet Saturday, Feb. 4, at Badger High School in Lake […]

 
 

BBW sets new record at Spartan Invite

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor It may have been a record-setting afternoon for the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics team at the Spartan Invite in Madison Saturday, but it wasn’t exactly like the squad was paying that close of attention. In fact, BBW head coach Diane Biedrzycki didn’t even know what the meet’s […]

 
 

Demon girls losing streak stretches to 13

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT For one half, it looked like the Burlington High School girls’ basketball team might be able to break their 12-game losing streak. That was because after the first half Tuesday, the Demon girls and Elkhorn were tied at 28 apiece. The second half, though, was […]

 
 
 
 
 

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