Catholic Central High School

VIDEO: Cowboys star Tony Romo speaks on Packers legend Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame induction

VIDEO: Cowboys star Tony Romo speaks on Packers legend Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame induction

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Dallas Cowboys star quarterback and 1998 Burlington High School graduate returned home for his 13th annual Tony Romo Football Camp Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday’s session included a press conference, where various media outlets such as Milwaukee’s TMJ4 television station, the Racine Journal […]

 
 

City of Burlington sends two high school baseball squads to sectionals

City of Burlington sends two high school baseball squads to sectionals

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the first time since 2010, both the Burlington Catholic Central and Burlington High School baseball teams will play in WIAA sectionals. The Hilltoppers play in a Division 4 sectional today at noon at Johnson Creek High School. The third-seeded Toppers smashed No. 2 Barneveld, […]

 
 

Triple play saves the day

Triple play saves the day

Burlington Catholic Central advances to regional final Thursday night   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WILLIAMS BAY – According to the Society of American Baseball Research, a triple play only occurs about five times per year in Major League Baseball. There are nearly 5,000 regular season games in one MLB season, […]

 
 

Burlington middle school bowling punches ticket to state tournament

Students from Karcher, Dyer, Winkler heading to Green Bay   By Mike Ramczyk Sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   All of the early Saturday mornings tying up bowling shoes, spending too much time picking a ball and screaming over the occasional gutter ball are paying off for the area’s youth bowlers. Burlington area middle […]

 
 

Building a history: Girls soccer team enters 1st varsity campaign

CCHS Spring previews Years of hard work, club ball helps Catholic Central soccer   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor For years, Catholic Central High School girls that played soccer only had one choice – club ball. Now, after increased interest in the world’s most popular sport, the Lady Toppers finally […]

 
 

Burlington Youth Wrestling puts on impressive showing at state tournament

Kumprey, Skrundz, Ehlen all reach final match   By Daniel Schoettler sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   The Burlington wrestling team sent 16 wrestlers to the recent WWF Kids Folkstyle State Championships at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison. The boys earned three runner-up finishes at the tournament. “The kids wrestled very well,” Burlington […]

 
 

Burlington native, former Demons coach takes over Catholic Central baseball

Catholic Central baseball preview     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the high school level of competition, former Burlington Catholic Central baseball coach Tom O’Connell was just about as legendary as can be. He won 508 games and led the Toppers to five state championships, most recently in 2010 and […]

 
 

2016 SLN ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL: Starting 5 features three players of year

2016 SLN ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL: Starting 5 features three players of year

2016 Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Boys Basketball   Athletes from 12 area schools honored by inaugural squad   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor It’s a great time for basketball. March Madness culminated last week with one of the most thrilling finishes in college basketball history as Villanova won its first […]

 
 

SLN PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Burlington Catholic Central’s Heiligenthal sets gold standard on, off basketball court

SLN PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Burlington Catholic Central’s Heiligenthal sets gold standard on, off basketball court

SOUTHERN LAKES NEWSPAPERS ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR Senior forward averaged 30 & 10 in postseason, led team to state title game   By Chris Bennett sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Today, a young student at St. Mary’s School in Burlington is going to see Ben Heiligenthal and think, ‘Someday.’ Maybe someday […]

 
 

VIDEO: Catholic Central basketball receives state runner-up trophy, seniors reflect on careers

VIDEO: Catholic Central basketball receives state runner-up trophy, seniors reflect on careers

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Despite a disheartening, season-ending loss in the WIAA Division 5 state championship game March 19 at the Kohl Center in Madison, the Burlington Catholic Central boys basketball team finished second in Wisconsin among 127 Division 5 teams. Check out this video of the players receiving […]

 
 
 
 
 

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