Union Grove High School

Lady Broncos win fourth tournament this season

Lady Broncos win fourth tournament this season

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent   The Union Grove High School girls’ volleyball team is making tournament success this season look easy. The Broncos won their fourth tournament of the season Oct. 12 in the Shoreland Slam at Shoreland Lutheran High School in Somers. The Broncos also won the […]

 
 

Catholic Central clinches playoffs with last-second touchdown, Demons eliminated

James Tully (2) and VanDusseldorp will be an intimidating 1-2 punch at receiver in 2014. Tully stands 6-foot-3, and VanDusseldorp is 6-4.

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The last time the Catholic Central varsity football team missed the playoffs, Bill Clinton was President. Brett Favre was only 25 years old, the Milwaukee Brewers were in the American League and every single player on the current Topper roster wasn’t even born yet. […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers coast past Elkhorn, perfect in SLC

A Burlington cuts through the water last Tuesday night.

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Lake Geneva Badger got the jump on the Southern Lakes Conference swim championship when it won the SLC relays way back in August. Now, the Burlington Demons have sent the message to the rest of the conference: we’re good, too. In a pivotal SLC […]

 
 

Lady Demons advance to state for first time in school history

Coral Miller smashes a return Wednesday.

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor   Burlington girls tennis coach Rose Dolatowski knew her squad had a chance at team state. During Wednesday’s Division I Lake Geneva Badger Sectional, she said her squad had a commanding lead on Monona Grove and seemed well on its way to school history. […]

 
 

It’s win and you’re in for Burlington football

It’s win and you’re in for Burlington football

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor After a 28-24 loss at Delavan-Darien last Friday night, the Burlington football team finds itself in familiar territory. In both 2009 and 2011, the Demons missed the playoffs by one game. This year, if they can’t pull off two wins in the next two […]

 
 

Union Grove soccer gets first SLC win in three years

Union Grove soccer gets first SLC win in three years

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Two streaks – a winless streak and a shutout streak – were finally broken by the Union Grove High School boys soccer team Sept. 26. Both streaks were broken when the Bronco boys traveled to Burlington and defeated the Demons 1-0. Head coach Sean Jung […]

 
 

WEEK 7 FOOTBALL PICKS: Catholic Central battles for first place, Badger-Wilmot will be epic

WEEK 7 FOOTBALL PICKS: Catholic Central battles for first place, Badger-Wilmot will be epic

      By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor We’re starting to get down to the nitty gritty of the 2013 high school football season. It’s Week 7, which means only three games are left. For some, all three are crucial to playoff chances. While the game of the year in […]

 
 

Union Grove football wins first game in two years

Union Grove football wins first game in two years

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor “It was one of those moments you want to capture forever.” First-year head coach Jordan Hein felt the magic after his Union Grove football team defeated Westosha Central, 24-6, on Sept. 13 in front of the home crowd. The win marked the school’s first varsity […]

 
 

Battle of Beatens: Union Grove hosts Westosha Central tonight

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Two high school football teams at similar places in their development will face off in a Southern Lakes Conference contest Friday night. And by the time the dust settles, one of them will have their first win of the season. Union Grove is so close […]

 
 

Broncos want respect back on football field

By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer It hasn’t been an easy couple of years for the Union Grove Union High School football team. In 2011, the team went 1-8, and last year struggled to an 0-8 record under first-year head coach Justin Davis. However, with three-year assistant Jordan Hein stepping up […]

 
 
 
 
 

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