Union Grove High School

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 […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL: Mukwonago’s Hau, Williams, Klug lead second annual squad

SLN ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL: Mukwonago’s Hau, Williams, Klug lead second annual squad

SLN All-Area Boys Basketball   First team spans four counties   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com They say variety is the spice of life. After having several clear-cut favorites for Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Girls Basketball player of the year last week, the choice was a bit more difficult on the […]

 
 

GIRLS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Union Grove’s Shiffler out-worked everyone on way to top

GIRLS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Union Grove’s Shiffler out-worked everyone on way to top

SLN GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent You don’t get better by simply doing the same thing. That’s been Union Grove senior Janelle Shiffler’s philosophy the past four seasons as a varsity basketball player. Her unsurpassed dedication to improving helped her go from scoring […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Shiffler edges Smith-Traore, Beyer for top player

SLN ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Shiffler edges Smith-Traore, Beyer for top player

2017 Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Girls Basketball   Second annual SLN team features 15 teams, unique first team   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Throw convention out the window. This isn’t your mom and dad’s All-Area team. A passion for the unusual and an overall unwillingness to leave out deserving stars […]

 
 

Siegler, Shiffler earn conference athlete of the year nods

Siegler, Shiffler earn conference athlete of the year nods

Southern Lakes names all-conference teams   BOYS BASKETBALL ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Tre’ Williams, senior, Westosha Central FIRST TEAM: Williams, Westosha Central; Nick Klug, junior, Burlington; Alex Easterday, senior, Elkhorn; Latrell Glass, junior, Wilmot; Jack Pettit, junior, Union Grove. SECOND TEAM: Luke Geiger, senior, Burlington; Ross Ingersoll, senior, Elkhorn; Matthew […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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