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Waterford wins regional title

Waterford wins regional title

By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer Fueled by a 14-1 fourth-quarter run that turned a five-point deficit into an eight-point lead, the Waterford Union High School girls basketball team won a WIAA Division 2 regional title at home 40-31 over Union Grove Saturday night.   The Wolverines advance to play New […]

 
 

From injury to victory: Union Grove wrestlers overcome steep odds

From injury to victory: Union Grove wrestlers overcome steep odds

Ryan, Kieslich, Braley never gave up     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent In the unlikeliest of situations, injuries have created a strong bond between the Union Grove High state qualifying wrestlers. Seniors Adam Braley and Cole Ryan, along with junior Brett Kieslich have all persevered through serious injuries over […]

 
 

Catholic Central hoops rolling at the right time

Catholic Central hoops rolling at the right time

Toppers on first three-game winning streak   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The Catholic Central boys basketball team recently had its first taste of sustained success this season. And after a one-point loss Feb. 10, the Toppers have reeled off consecutive wins for the second time this season and are […]

 
 

Van Dyke’s big night helps Union Grove upset SLC-leading Lake Geneva Badger

Van Dyke’s big night helps Union Grove upset SLC-leading Lake Geneva Badger

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The Union Grove High boys basketball team has been searching for that moment where everything clicks. That moment finally came Tuesday, Feb. 10 when the Broncos knocked off first-place Lake Geneva Badger 71-56 at Union Grove. Alex Van Dyke led the charge with 24 […]

 
 

Furious comeback catapults Waterford into first place in Southern Lakes

Furious comeback catapults Waterford into first place in Southern Lakes

Waterford hangs on late to hand rival Grove first SLC loss     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor It was everything you could ask for when two state-ranked teams collide with a conference title on the line. One team dominates the first half, only to have its opponent come back […]

 
 

Bleser, Herman lead Burlington swimmers at Racine Case

Bleser, Herman lead Burlington swimmers at Racine Case

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Co-op boys swimming team turned in a strong performance Jan. 31 at the Racine Invitational at Case High School. The Demons finished seventh of 11 teams with 203 points. Host school Racine Case won the invitational with 412 points. Janesville Parker finished […]

 
 

Burlington makes statement with tourney victory

Burlington makes statement with tourney victory

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor For the first time all season, both Bailey Fitzpatrick and Molly Benavides were firing on all cylinders for the Burlington-Badger-Wilmot gymnastics squad. The result was a resounding victory at the Spartan Invite in Madison, and the Demons now find themselves at the top of […]

 
 

Union Grove girls hoops lapping the competition

Union Grove girls hoops lapping the competition

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s becoming increasingly difficult for Union Grove High girls basketball coach Rob Domagalski to find specific areas of his team that need improvement. Perhaps the only thing more difficult is for the competition to contest with the streaking Broncos. In two dominating victories last […]

 
 

Fitzpatrick, Benavides lead Burlington to Pam Beck title

Fitzpatrick, Benavides lead Burlington to Pam Beck title

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Burlington senior Molly Benavides has seen her fair share of ups and down in her final preps season. The multiple state champion gymnast has had some trouble on a few skills early in the season for the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics teams and hasn’t been competing […]

 
 

Cancer survivor shining for Union Grove hoops

Cancer survivor shining for Union Grove hoops

6-foot-7 Van Dyke battled through leukemia for 3 years   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Four years ago, cancer robbed Union Grove senior boys basketball player Alex Van Dyke of part of his childhood. It took away his laughter, and made him question his mortality. But it didn’t take away […]

 
 
 
 
 

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