Union Grove High School

Waterford’s Krattiger, Burlington’s Halter capture state wrestling titles

Waterford’s Krattiger, Burlington’s Halter capture state wrestling titles

Trautman falls in final seconds   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Jared Krattiger envisioned this moment in the fall when he bypassed playing football for the first time in his high school career in order to heal up for wrestling season. A University of Wisconsin wrestling recruit, the Waterford senior’s absence […]

 
 

Union Grove denies Westosha, captures outright conference title

Union Grove denies Westosha, captures outright conference title

Broncos claim first SLC championship since 2014   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com Unlike the last two seasons, when the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team had an upper hand in its games against Southern Lakes Conference opponent Union Grove, the Broncos solved the puzzle in 2017-18. The Broncos, who […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics returns to state for first time since 2014

BUW gymnastics returns to state for first time since 2014

Cassidy, Bronson 1st individual qualifiers since 2015 By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WAUKESHA – Huddled on the elevated floor platform Thursday night at the Division 1 Waukesha West Sectional, members of the BUW gymnastics squad waited anxiously for a magic word – Kenosha. As team standings were read over the loud […]

 
 

Pettit breaks Union Grove all-time scoring record, Broncos streak to 1 seed

Pettit breaks Union Grove all-time scoring record, Broncos streak to 1 seed

Senior guard defies odds, Grove wins 10 straight, earns 1 seed   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent If Union Grove senior point guard Jack Pettit could rent a billboard near his high school, the message would probably be, “I told you so.” After hearing questions about why Pettit was on […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics captures 9th straight conference crown

BUW gymnastics captures 9th straight conference crown

  By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent Everything worked according to the game plan for the BUW gymnastic team at the Southern Lakes Conference at Waterford, Feb. 16. Dominant performances in all four apparatuses gave the Demons the championship and the big trophy that coach Andrea Chart carried down the hall […]

 
 

Back to state: Catholic Central swimmer Bleser returns to Madison

Back to state: Catholic Central swimmer Bleser returns to Madison

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com All the Burlington Co-op swim team could do Saturday afternoon was wait. An empty, quiet Pleasant Prairie RecPlex, minutes removed from an exhilarating WIAA Division 1 swim sectional, gave way to a fun, yet nerve-wracking bus ride back to Burlington. The Demons and first-year […]

 
 

Union Grove boys basketball in SLC driver’s seat

Union Grove boys basketball in SLC driver’s seat

Confidence grows with deep squad   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Editor’s Note: The following story appears in the Feb. 9 edition of the Westine Report, which remains on area newsstands until Thursday, Feb. 15. Since this story was published, the Grove beat Waterford Feb. 8, 54-52, by overcoming a […]

 
 

Bull’s eye: Union Grove guard breaks all-time scoring record

Bull’s eye: Union Grove guard breaks all-time scoring record

Lady Broncos remain atop SLC, Bull credits “family” atmosphere By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com ELKHORN – When a pitcher in baseball nears a no-hitter, the ritual is to not mention the approaching feat. Antiquated rituals and silly superstitions weren’t about to spoil Union Grove senior guard Brooklyn Bull’s record-breaking moment Monday […]

 
 

Catholic Central’s Bleser advances to state swimming

Catholic Central’s Bleser advances to state swimming

Bleser swims at UW-Natatorium next weekend   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com KENOSHA – All the Burlington Co-op swim team could do Saturday afternoon was wait. An empty, quiet Pleasant Prairie RecPlex, minutes removed from an exhilarating WIAA Division 1 swim sectional, gave way to a fun, yet nerve-wracking bus ride […]

 
 

Burlington wrestling cruises to regional title behind 8 champions

Burlington wrestling cruises to regional title behind 8 champions

Every Demon will compete at individual sectional   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com KENOSHA – One year ago, the Kenosha Bradford wrestling team made history with a regional title and first trip to team state in 80 years. This year, with a chance to repeat on its home turf, Bradford was […]

 
 
 
 
 

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