Union Grove High School

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 […]

 
 

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: State champ Goodrich reflects on historic career

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: State champ Goodrich reflects on historic career

    By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor It’s one thing to run the 400 meters event in track and field. The race where you must sprint once around the track causes the average person, even some athletes, to collapse or slow down before the finish line. It’s quite another thing […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers give coach first win

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Co-op boys high school swimming team opened its Southern Lakes Conference dual meet season Dec. 9 at home with a 95-74 victory against Jefferson/Cambridge. The win marked the first SLC dual meet victory with the Demons in first-year coach Chad Hinze’s career. […]

 
 

No Big 3? No problem for Burlington gymnastics

No Big 3? No problem for Burlington gymnastics

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   Gone are the “Big 3.” You remember them, don’t you? How could you not? Jenna Fitzpatrick, Bailey Fitzpatrick and Molly Benavides racked up a pile of individual state gymnastics awards, including several state titles. The dynamic trio helped lead the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot team, better known […]

 
 

Ice Force hockey features Waterford, Union Grove athletes

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford High School’s Jakob Schappel is the second-leading scorer for the Greendale Ice Force boys high school hockey team through five games. Schappel, a junior forward, has scored two goals and two assists. The Ice Force, which is comprised of young men from several […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Wilks honored to be named conference player of the year

Union Grove’s Wilks honored to be named conference player of the year

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The list of accomplishments keeps growing for Union Grove girls volleyball player Kylie Wilks. The junior standout was named Southern Lakes Conference player of the year for her outstanding season with the Broncos. Wilks, who was first team all-conference last season, helped the Broncos […]

 
 

Area athletes shine on all-conference squads

Area athletes shine on all-conference squads

  Southern Lakes All-Conference   Football   First team Offense QB – Brad Burling, sr., Burlington. RB – Keenan Leahy, sr., Elkhorn. WR – Jake Benzing, sr., Delavan-Darien. Frank Hozeska, sr., Burlington. TE – Ethan Cesarz, soph., DD. OL – Stephan Wieder, jr., Lake Geneva Badger. Ian McDonald, sr., Elkhorn. […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers breeze past Whippets

Burlington swimmers breeze past Whippets

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Combined girls high school swimming team routed Whitewater 140-30 Oct. 14 in a Southern Lakes Conference meet at Whitewater. Burlington Combined consists of Burlington, Waterford, Union Grove, Burlington Catholic Central and East Troy. The Demons won six of 11 events and finished […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Suokko punches ticket to state

    By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Union Grove girls standout golfer Mari Suokko has proven to be one of the premier high school golfers in Southeastern Wisconsin. Suokko has now proven to be one of the best in the state. Suokko finished just one stroke behind first place Kailey […]

 
 
 
 
 

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