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Grove boys step up late in season

Grove boys step up late in season

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Union Grove boys basketball coach Dave Pettit perfected his improvisation skills this season. Plagued by injuries and an undersized frontline, Pettit had to adjust lineups, rotations and defenses on the fly to keep the Broncos afloat. The Broncos responded well to the improvisation, finishing […]

 
 

Silver lining: Playoff loss doesn’t diminish Union Grove basketball season

Silver lining: Playoff loss doesn’t diminish Union Grove basketball season

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Nobody captured the pain of Union Grove girls basketball team’s WIAA Division 2 Regional final loss to Milton like coach Rob Domagalski. The veteran coach said the loss was like a train hitting a wall at 100 miles per hour. The Broncos came into […]

 
 

Two Union Grove starters banged up as playoffs begin

Two Union Grove starters banged up as playoffs begin

Will injuries to Ross, Pettit affect surging Broncos?   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The timing couldn’t be any worse. After putting together a five-game winning streak on the eve of the playoffs, the Union Grove boys basketball team suffered a pair of injuries to starters Jacob Ross and Dave […]

 
 

BBW ends season strong at sectionals

BBW ends season strong at sectionals

Sectional performance solid overall, but not enough for state   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics head coach Andrea Chart knew the likelihood of any of her girls advancing to this weekend’s state tournament was slim. But by the final rotation Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Mukwonago Sectional, a few […]

 
 

Milton shocks Union Grove in regional final

Milton shocks Union Grove in regional final

Bull’s 30 not enough to save top-seeded Broncos   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent By its own admission, the Milton High girls basketball team has not been a good shooting team. Judging by the stunned looks on the faces of the Union Grove girls basketball team, the Red Hawks may […]

 
 

BBW gymnastics captures 8th straight conference championship

BBW gymnastics captures 8th straight conference championship

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was more of a formality than anything. With only one close Southern Lakes Conference dual on its 2016-2017 season’s resume, the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics team fully expected a first-place finish at the conference tournament Feb. 17 at Elkhorn Area High School. After a slow start, […]

 
 

Outmuscled and outhustled: Anderson, Rohner lead Waterford to playoff victory

Outmuscled and outhustled: Anderson, Rohner lead Waterford to playoff victory

WIAA girls basketball: Waterford 67, Elkhorn 35   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The percentages say it’s not easy to beat a team three times in the same season. The numbers didn’t take the Waterford-Elkhorn girls basketball matchup into account. After beating the Elks by 30 […]

 
 

Local swimmers just miss state meet

Local swimmers just miss state meet

Team records personal bests, finishes season strong   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com A lack of entries at the WIAA Division 1 State Swimming & Diving Championships does not change how coach Chad Hinze feels about the Burlington Co-op boys high school swim team. “I honestly […]

 
 

Union Grove captures outright conference title thanks to Burlington assist

Union Grove captures outright conference title thanks to Burlington assist

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – The final score said it all. Burlington 46, Wilmot 41. That announcement over the Union Grove High School loud speakers was a belated Valentine’s Day gift from the Demons Friday night that sent the home fans into a cheering frenzy. It was […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Shiffler reaches 1,000-point milestone

Union Grove’s Shiffler reaches 1,000-point milestone

Union Grove earns No. 1 seed in WIAA playoffs   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent If there ever was a week for the Union Grove girls basketball team to flex its muscle, it was last week. After winning a Southern Lakes Conference showdown with Wilmot, the Broncos extended their winning […]

 
 
 
 
 

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