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BBW gymnastics lands season high

BBW gymnastics lands season high

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Against some of the best competition in the state, the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics squad stepped up with its best team score of the season Jan. 7 at the Pam Beck Emerald Invite in Waterford. Fueled by strong performances from Jessica Zeitler and Mia Trent, who placed […]

 
 

Rampulla, Union Grove fight off late Waterford rally

Rampulla, Union Grove fight off late Waterford rally

Freshman’s late basket leads to victory     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The Union Grove-Waterford rivalry is alive and well. With 28 seconds remaining in a Southern Lakes Conference showdown Friday night at Waterford Union High School, Waterford senior guard took a simple pass at the top of […]

 
 

Team building boosts Union Grove basketball

Team building boosts Union Grove basketball

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent January basketball usually means the start of conference play for high school basketball teams. But for Union Grove, it is more about team building. The Broncos continued to work on team building this past week with back-to-back victories over Elkhorn and Racine Horlick Friday, […]

 
 

Another successful road trip for Union Grove wrestling

Another successful road trip for Union Grove wrestling

Broncos 2nd, Rewolinski, Sackman place first   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Any trip outside of the Southern Lakes Conference is a good trip. That’s the attitude of a young Union Grove wrestling team that finished second at the nine-team Panther Brawl at Palmyra-Eagle High School Saturday, Jan. 7. Junior […]

 
 

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Hip-hop and game film – Preparation key for Union Grove’s Nelson

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Hip-hop and game film – Preparation key for Union Grove’s Nelson

Union Grove QB parlayed success into scholarship   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent A pair of hip-hop playing headphones and some game film. That’s all Union Grove’s best high school two-sport athlete Matt Nelson uses for pregame preparation. “Some people say hip-hop doesn’t help motivate you for competition,” Nelson said. […]

 
 

UNION GROVE SPORTS STORIES OF THE YEAR: Softball, basketball playoff runs lead Top 10

UNION GROVE SPORTS STORIES OF THE YEAR: Softball, basketball playoff runs lead Top 10

Sports Stories of the Year     By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent In a sports calendar full of triumphs and near misses, the Union Grove High School sports program had plenty of action-packed and record-breaking moments in 2016. Here are the 10 unforgettable moments and achievements from this past year. […]

 
 

ROUNDUP: Late free throws lift Union Grove over Burlington

ROUNDUP: Late free throws lift Union Grove over Burlington

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor And Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Union Grove junior Riley Hale had ice in his veins Tuesday night, as his four free throws in the final minute helped the Broncos edge Burlington, 61-60, in a Southern Lakes Conference clash. The Broncos (3-3, 1-1 SLC) squandered […]

 
 

Union Grove wrestling nabs first SLC win

By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent   Jake Kies didn’t waste time taking out his competition at Delavan-Darien Thursday, Dec 8. The senior grappler squashed Joey Schlieger in just 15 seconds to earn the commanding pin at 195. Kies’ was one of nine Broncos to score victories on the night to […]

 
 

SLN ALL-AREA FOOTBALL: All-purpose quarterback Nelson leads tri-county squad

SLN ALL-AREA FOOTBALL: All-purpose quarterback Nelson leads tri-county squad

Waterford, Burlington lead Racine County contingent   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewpapers.com For the first time, the Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area Football squad will take into consideration all 15 of its high schools. Though Williams Bay doesn’t have a varsity football team for the first time, Sports Editor Mike Ramczyk along […]

 
 

Defending SLC champ Burlington eager for state return

Defending SLC champ Burlington eager for state return

Four-school roster highlighted by solid senior core   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Even powerhouse programs go through transitional seasons – if you can call it that. For the first time this decade, the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot varsity gymnastics squad didn’t send a single athlete to the state tournament last season. Longtime head […]

 
 
 
 
 

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