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Burlington baseball outlasts state-ranked Waterford

Burlington baseball outlasts state-ranked Waterford

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor It was evident from the first inning that the young Burlington baseball team wasn’t going to back down from the conference’s best pitcher, Waterford’s Dylan Malecki. The Demon bats built a 6-0 lead off Malecki and held on for a 9-7 victory in a […]

 
 

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

Late-inning small ball lifts Waterford baseball to 8th straight victory

  By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor UNION GROVE – The Union Grove baseball team’s bench was confident to say the least. Kicking empty buckets, shouting rally chants and generally loving the fact their team was in a 2-2 dogfight with the area’s best team, rival Waterford, Thursday evening. The jovial […]

 
 

Tennis team grabs fourth at county tourney

By Christopher Bennett Correspondent The Waterford High School boys tennis team finished fourth May 2 in the Racine County Invitational. Matches were contested at Racine Case High School and in Wind Point at The Prairie School. Andy Yoder and Nate Bucholtz advanced to the title match at No. 3 doubles, […]

 
 

Wolverine baseball sweeps Zion-Benton

By Christopher Bennett Correspondent The Waterford High School baseball team improved to 12-2 overall with a May 2 sweep at home of non-conference opponent Zion-Benton (Ill.). The Wolverines beat Zion-Benton 7-2 in the second game and 11-1 in the first game. Waterford defeated Southern Lakes Conference foe Delavan-Darien 6-0 April […]

 
 

Waterford girls win pair at soccer invite

Waterford girls win pair at soccer invite

By Christopher Bennett Correspondent The Waterford High School girls soccer team improved to 8-3-1 after winning two games and finishing in fifth place in the Racine County Invitational. The invitational was held May 1 and 2 at Burlington High School. The Wolverines beat Union Grove in the fifth-place game. The […]

 
 

ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Waterford’s Blair puts team above self

ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Waterford’s Blair puts team above self

Versatile 6-footer is school’s all-time leading scorer   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent When the young daughters of Waterford High School girls basketball coach Dena Brechtl play with Barbies or their doll house they often name their playtime friends after members of their mother’s squad. One of the young Brechtl’s […]

 
 

All-Area Player of the Year: Burlington’s Hozeska punished foes in paint

All-Area Player of the Year: Burlington’s Hozeska punished foes in paint

Van Dyke, Hunsucker join standout on first team   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The temperature was a balmy 30 degrees Tuesday afternoon at Riverside Park in Burlington, but that didn’t matter much to Burlington High School senior Frankie Hozeska. The muscular, 6-foot-3 basketball junkie wore tight blue jeans, a […]

 
 

ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Wolverines named area’s queens

ALL-AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Wolverines named area’s queens

Blair’s versatility, leadership lands her top spot   With the girls basketball season ending last weekend in Green Bay, it’s time to reflect on a winter to remember. First off, I have to say congratulations to one of our Southern Lakes Newspapers teams, the Whitewater Whippets, on their first state […]

 
 

Waterford’s magical ride stops at sectional final

Waterford’s magical ride stops at sectional final

Waterford finishes season 23-3, best record since 2006   By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor This time, the comeback never came. What resulted was a gut-wrenching loss that left an entire team and community heartbroken, as reality sunk in that a strong chance to make it to state quickly turned into […]

 
 

BREAKING: Furious comeback lifts Waterford to sectional final

BREAKING: Furious comeback lifts Waterford to sectional final

WIAA D2 SECTIONAL SEMIFINAL: Waterford 53, Monona Grove 51   Seniors spark second straight double-digit comeback     By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor   JANESVILLE – No lead is safe against the comeback kids, who were at it again Thursday night. Waterford senior Shauna Malchine capped a 27-14 rally with […]

 
 
 
 
 

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