Catholic Central High School

Gymnasts fall short at Mukwonago

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports Editor The Burlington Combined gymnastics team didn’t have a perfect day Saturday at the Nordy Invite – and it cost them the team title. That said, it was still a mostly brilliant day for the squad. “I had to come back and look, because I didn’t […]


Lady ’Toppers pick up win on Senior Night

By Bud Milroy Sports Correspondent It was Senior Night Tuesday at Catholic Central, and the Lady ’Toppers – particular the seniors – delivered in a 47-41 win over Kenosha St. Joseph. “It was a big win for us tonight,” said coach Jeff Behrens. “We wanted it badly for Ali (Wiemer) […]


Hilltoppers come up short in pair of conference games

By Bud Milroy SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Catholic Central High School boys basketball team continued to come up short in the Metro Classic Conference, falling 54-50 to Racine Lutheran Tuesday and 60-39 to Whitefish Bay Dominican Saturday. Ben Heiligenthal’s 20 points were not enough as CCHS fell to Lutheran. The talented […]


Lady ‘Toppers rebound to down Racine Lutheran

By Bud Milroy SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Coming off a blowout loss to The Prairie School of Racine Jan. 30, the Catholic Central High School girls basketball team needed to get the right mindset again quickly. The Lady ’Toppers did just that, improving to 2-0 in the Metro Classic Conference with a […]


Lady Toppers fall to Shoreland Lutheran

By Bud Milroy Sports Correspondent It was one of those nights for the Lady Toppers when they traveled to Somers to play Shoreland Lutheran (11-5, 9-2 MCC) Jan. 24, losing 51-28. “We just weren’t ready to play” said Coach Jeff Behrens. “We started off badly and it went downhill from […]


Hilltoppers upend Waterford in non-conference play

By Bud Milroy SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The 2012-2013 basketball season has been a bumpy ride for the 4-13 (1-11 MCC) Catholic Central boys – full of inconsistency and youthful errors, but with occasional glimpses of excellence. Playing at home in front of a “Grade School Night” crowd, the Hilltoppers turned in […]


Gymnasts post strong score in narrow loss at Spartan Invite

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports Editor Looking at it one way, the Burlington Combined gymnastics team lost Saturday’s Spartan Invite title by just .025 to old rival Franklin/Muskego/Whitnall/Oak Creek. But looking at it another way, the squad is getting closer to where it needs to be to win such a close […]


’Toppers split games during busy week

By Bud Milroy Correspondent For the first time this season the young ’Toppers picked up back-to back-wins last week, defeating Kenosha Ruether 52-40 and Greendale Martin Luther 65-38. The mini winning streak was short lived, however, as Catholic Central (3-12, 1-10 MCC) dropped its next two to conference rivals St. […]


Hilltoppers come up short in Metro Classic contests

By Bud Milroy Sports Correspondent The struggles continued for the Catholic Central High School boys basketball team, as The Prairie School held off the Hilltoppers Jan. 8 in Racine, 41-38, and Kenosha St. Joseph’s visit to Burlington Friday left the hosts on the short end of a 48-43 loss. “We’re […]


Co-op swim team falls to Badger

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Burlington/Waterford co-op boys swim team traveled to Badger High School in Lake Geneva for a Southern Lakes Conference dual Tuesday and were dealt a 114-55 defeat. David Jones led the Demons with two victories. Jones won the 50-yard freestyle in 24.43 seconds and then […]


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