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Waterford soccer makes history with victory over Delavan-Darien

Waterford soccer makes history with victory over Delavan-Darien

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School boys soccer team closed a streak of nine matches in two weeks with a win over one of the state’s better teams. The Wolverines beat Delavan-Darien 2-1 Sept. 15 in the third-place match of the Dillett Memorial Invitational at […]

 
 

What’s in a name? Union Grove sophomore has the game to match movie star name

What’s in a name? Union Grove sophomore has the game to match movie star name

Bronco offense flourishing under first-year starter   By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The character John Forbes Nash Jr, played by Russell Crowe in the critically acclaimed 2001 movie “A Beautiful Mind,” was a mathematical prodigy that triumphed over tragedy to finally win the Nobel Prize late in life. Crowe’s masterful portrayal […]

 
 

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Broncos hoping to contend for SLC crown   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Soon after the two-day UW-Whitewater Invitational, Union Grove girls volleyball coach Anne Sireno asked the tournament selection committee if Karlee Lois would make the all-tournament team. Their response was simply, “MVP.” Lois was the resounding choice for […]

 
 

Swimming defending champs hope for repeat

Swimming defending champs hope for repeat

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team won one event Aug. 23 at the Southern Conference Relays at Whitewater High School, but the Demons went home with a bigger prize. The squad won the meet by one point over rival Badger Co-op. The […]

 
 

New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

New-look Broncos will lean on baseball star

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s not often that a starting-caliber quarterback randomly appears at summer practice. But that’s exactly what happened at Union Grove High this summer. Senior Luke Hansel, who has spent the past few springs firing fastballs on the mound for the baseball team, decided to […]

 
 

Southern Lakes Conference releases spring sports all-conference

Southern Lakes Conference releases spring sports all-conference

  Baseball First team Trey Krause, p, jr., Burlington; Kyle Gendron, p, sr., Wilmot; Alec Spang, c, sr., Union Grove; Tucker Strommen, if, jr., Burlington; TJ Manteufel, if, soph., Union Grove; Aaron Chapman, if, sr., Waterford; Justin Paasch, if, sr., Wilmot; Nicholas Rockweiler, of, jr., Elkhorn; Dawson Vance, of, sr., […]

 
 

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Historic run can’t be denied, Jung already hopeful for bigger things next year   By Tim Wester sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Perhaps the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association could have done a bit more analysis before creating the WIAA Division 2 girls soccer sectional brackets. For instance, one division 2 sectional featured four state-ranked […]

 
 

Brown lands 11th at state

Brown lands 11th at state

By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent   After finishing 34th last season at the WIAA State Golf Championships at University Ridge, Union Grove junior Connor Brown made a few rules for his return trip this year. The first rule was to not let a bad hole affect his entire performance. The […]

 
 

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Stacked sectional catches up to Union Grove soccer

Historic run can’t be denied, Jung already hopeful for bigger things next year   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent    Perhaps the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association could have done a bit more analysis before creating the WIAA Division 2 girls soccer sectional brackets. For instance, one division 2 sectional featured […]

 
 

UNION GROVE ROUNDUP: Manteufel, Hansel spark playoff victory

UNION GROVE ROUNDUP: Manteufel, Hansel spark playoff victory

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Timely hitting and dominant pitching are key ingredients to making a deep playoff run in baseball. Union Grove featured both of these ingredients prominently in its WIAA Division 1 regional semifinal Tuesday, May 29. TJ Manteufel belted two home runs, while pitcher Luke Hansel […]

 
 
 
 
 

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