Union Grove High School

Defensive stalemate keeps Burlington, Union Grove in first-place tie

Defensive stalemate keeps Burlington, Union Grove in first-place tie

Defensive struggle pits experience against youth   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Out with the old, in with the new. Not so fast. No, the Burlington girls soccer squad, four-time defending Southern Lakes Conference champion, isn’t going anywhere. That’s the case, for now, but the Union Grove Broncos, albeit young and […]

 
 

Union Grove golf repeats as Racine County champs

Union Grove golf repeats as Racine County champs

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent For the second straight year, Union Grove’s boys golf team conquered Racine County. Union Grove repeated as Racine County Invitational champions with a tournament-best 341. That was 11 strokes better than Racine St. Catherine’s, who finished second overall Thursday, May 3 at Rivermoor Golf […]

 
 

Burlington baseball still cream of county crop

Burlington baseball still cream of county crop

Demons overcome scare from Union Grove   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Just a couple days after dominating the Racine County Showcase, the Burlington varsity baseball team got a scare from one of its county foes Thursday night at Beaumont Field. Union Grove’s Luke Hansel was throwing hard with a nasty […]

 
 

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington’s Meseberg keeps rolling on links

Zirbel’s complete game sparks Catholic Central baseball     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com At Tuesday’s fourth Southern Lakes Conference Major, Burlington senior Justin Meseberg took advantage of playing on his home course. Utilizing pars on 13 of 18 holes, Meseberg overcame a double bogey on No. 9 by finishing with […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Hribar enjoys unforgettable week

Union Grove’s Hribar enjoys unforgettable week

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent It’s hard to fathom anyone having a more productive week than Union Grove softball standout Kalista Hribar. The senior slugger went 10-for-12 with four home runs, three doubles, and a triple in three Bronco victories last week. Hribar’s unforgettable week helped turn the Broncos’s […]

 
 

McMahon, Farmer lead Union Grove track

McMahon, Farmer lead Union Grove track

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Union Grove senior track and field athletes Riley McMahon and Brendan Farmer got a taste of the WIAA championship in 2016. Now it’s almost an obsession to make a return trip in their final year of high school competition. McMahon and Farmer lead a […]

 
 

Swanson has Union Grove golf gunning for top spot

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent If Union Grove boys golf coach Eric Swanson was creating a template for expectations this season, he’d probably pick 2016 as a blueprint. Last year the Broncos finished second in the Southern Lakes Conference race behind champion and WIAA Division 1 State Qualifier Lake […]

 
 

Grove gears up for diamond renaissance

Team playing well in early season   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent The freebies are over. That’s the message Union Grove baseball coach Michael Arendt wants to send his opponents this season after a sloppy 2016 campaign that saw the Broncos give opponents too many unearned runs. After four games […]

 
 

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove softball

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove softball

By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Less than 12 months ago, the Union Grove girls softball team ended its season just two wins short of a state championship. Now the Broncos find themselves in transition following the graduation of a talented senior class and the retirement of coach Ryan Boylen. Tom […]

 
 

Young Union Grove soccer squad looks to build on history

Young Union Grove soccer squad looks to build on history

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Despite having just three upperclassmen on his roster, Union Grove girls soccer coach Sean Jung is as optimistic as ever for his team’s prospects this season. Jung’s team had eight freshmen on the roster last sea-son that accounted for more than half of the […]

 
 
 
 
 

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