Union Grove High School

Burlington’s Dankle, Meseberg earn Player of the Year

Burlington’s Dankle, Meseberg earn Player of the Year

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Brian Dankle and Justin Meseberg finished first and second and led the Burlington High School boys golf team to a fourth-place finish Tuesday at the Southern Lakes Conference golf tournament at Evergreen Golf Course in Elkhorn. The Demons finished with a four-man team total […]

 
 

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor UNION GROVE – The Union Grove baseball team’s bench was confident to say the least. Kicking empty buckets, shouting rally chants and generally loving the fact their team was in a 2-2 dogfight with the area’s best team, rival Waterford, Thursday evening. The jovial […]

 
 

Moore leads Bronco softball to victories

By Tim Wester Correspondent Union Grove junior pitcher Brittany Moore couldn’t have pitched any better last week. Moore backed up a 12-strikeout no hitter against Waterford last Tuesday, April 28 with another complete game shutout victory against Delavan-Darien Thursday April 30. Moore, who allowed no runs on just two hits […]

 
 

Short stretch keeps UG soccer down at county tourney

Short stretch keeps UG soccer down at county tourney

By Tim Wester Correspondent How close was the Union Grove girls’ soccer to playing in the championship game of the Racine County Invite last weekend? In the estimation of Broncos coach Sean Jung, it was seven agonizing minutes. Those seven minutes came in Union Grove’s frustrating 2-1 loss to Racine […]

 
 

Broncos trying to find short game on course

By Tim Wester Correspondent If Union Grove boys coach Eric Swanson could fix one aspect of his team’s game right now, it would be the squad’s short game. The infamous short game, which can cripple anyone’s score card, has taken its toll on the Bronco golfers of late, including the […]

 
 

Key injury, pitching staff concerns for Catholic Central baseball

Key injury, pitching staff concerns for Catholic Central baseball

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor For 11 straight years, the Catholic Central baseball team enjoyed blistering postseason success to the tune of 11 straight regional titles. As it always does with sports, the other shoe has to drop eventually and things go in cycles. The Toppers experienced an eventual […]

 
 

All-Area Player of the Year: Burlington’s Hozeska punished foes in paint

All-Area Player of the Year: Burlington’s Hozeska punished foes in paint

Van Dyke, Hunsucker join standout on first team   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The temperature was a balmy 30 degrees Tuesday afternoon at Riverside Park in Burlington, but that didn’t matter much to Burlington High School senior Frankie Hozeska. The muscular, 6-foot-3 basketball junkie wore tight blue jeans, a […]

 
 

ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Wolverines named area’s queens

ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Wolverines named area’s queens

Blair’s versatility, leadership lands her top spot   With the girls basketball season ending last weekend in Green Bay, it’s time to reflect on a winter to remember. First off, I have to say congratulations to one of our Southern Lakes Newspapers teams, the Whitewater Whippets, on their first state […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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