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Bronco boys split two games

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Bronco boys faced a tough Waukesha North team Tuesday night and came out on the losing end of a 62-47 non-conference game at Waukesha. With the loss, Union Grove is now 10-5 overall. The two teams battled to a 12-12 tie after one quarter, […]


Bronco wrestlers fall to Burlington

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Going into their final Southern Lakes Conference dual match of the season, the Union Grove High School wrestling squad knew they would not get their first SLC dual win of the season. After all, they were taking on Burlington, who came into the dual undefeated […]


Bronco girls win three of last four

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Union Grove High School girls’ basketball team got its third win in its last four games, defeating a solid Shoreland Lutheran squad 43-38 Tuesday. Shoreland Lutheran came into the game 10-3 overall. With the win, the Bronco girls are now 9-7 on the year. […]


BBW sets new record at Spartan Invite

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor It may have been a record-setting afternoon for the Burlington/Badger/Wilmot gymnastics team at the Spartan Invite in Madison Saturday, but it wasn’t exactly like the squad was paying that close of attention. In fact, BBW head coach Diane Biedrzycki didn’t even know what the meet’s […]


’Toppers boys rally for pair of close victories

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent A pair of close conference wins highlighted a busy week for the Catholic Central High School boys basketball team. The Hilltoppers dropped a 56-40 contest at Shoreland Lutheran Jan. 25, but bounced back with an overtime win over The Prairie School Friday 59-54 and a […]


Demon girls losing streak stretches to 13

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT For one half, it looked like the Burlington High School girls’ basketball team might be able to break their 12-game losing streak. That was because after the first half Tuesday, the Demon girls and Elkhorn were tied at 28 apiece. The second half, though, was […]


Standouts for the Week of Feb. 3, 2012

Male Athlete of the Week Abel Wagner, Catholic Central High School boys basketball: The CCHS senior had a strong game Friday as the Hilltoppers edged out The Prairie School of Racine 59-54 in overtime. Wagner finished with a team-high 16 points, and was 4-for-6 from the free throw line in […]


Spectacular morning view

Spectacular morning view

Conditions were perfect on a Saturday morning in January for an informal gathering of hot air balloonists at East Troy Airport. With 10 balloons participating, the early morning liftoff also made for a nice surprise for local residents. Several balloonists landed in a subdivision near Mukwonago, bringing many curious children […]


Rollin’ in the dough

Rollin’ in the dough

Two members of Norway Lutheran Evangelical Church, Wind Lake, volunteer to roll out the lefse for the annual Lutefisk dinner set for Saturday, Feb. 11. Tickets are $17.50 adults, $16 seniors, $7.50 ages 10 and younger. Children in highchairs eat free. For serving times or more information, call Joanne at […]


BHS to add three more to Wall of Fame

BHS to add three more to Wall of Fame

Cates, Price, Uhlenhake noted for athletic contributions The Burlington High School Athletic Department will induct two former student athletes and one coach to the Wall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 11. The Class of 2011 inductees are longtime coach Dennis “Tony” Price, multisport athlete Kerry Steffens, and basketball standout Ed […]


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