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Senior Snapshot: Otto Traxinger

Senior Snapshot: Otto Traxinger

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Otto Traxinger said nothing will compare to the Burlington baseball program. Traxinger, who pitched and played first base, said the coaches and teammates were the primary components of Demon baseball. “I’m going to miss everything about this program, there’s nothing like it. From all the […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Tyler Duesing

Senior Snapshot: Tyler Duesing

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Tyler Duesing, a second baseman, has played organized baseball for 12 years. Duesing, like others, hoped to have a senior season, but will carry three years of positive memories. “Even though I really wish our senior season turned out differently and we were able to […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Luke Walesa

Senior Snapshot: Luke Walesa

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Luke Walesa enjoyed his team’s fun and competitive atmosphere. “I loved how much we had during the baseball season and how competitive everyone was,” he said. “My biggest team highlight was making it to the state semifinal game.” Walesa, a corner infielder, said he will […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Christian Brenner

Senior Snapshot: Christian Brenner

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Starting catcher Christian Brenner began playing baseball 13 years ago with some of his teammates. Brenner, who has played four years for the Demons, said the long-time bonds have built strong chemistry. “As seniors, we have been playing together since little league,” he said. “We […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Dalton Damon

Senior Snapshot: Dalton Damon

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Dalton Damon, a middle infielder, loved how he and his teammates can reminisce about obscure details from their days as little leaguers. “We’ve all played together for a long time, so we can references to things that happened throughout our little league careers and everyone […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Gwen Kosirog

Senior Snapshot: Gwen Kosirog

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Standard Press plans to recognize senior student-athletes from all spring sports teams, which saw their seasons cut short because of COVID-19. Seniors from Burlington and Catholic Central high schools will be profiled in the next several weeks in the Standard Press as more seniors […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Hilltoppers’ Paleka garners All-Star status

Senior Snapshot: Hilltoppers’ Paleka garners All-Star status

Pitcher plans to continue playing at St. Norbert By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Christina Paleka, of Catholic Central High School, was one of the top pitchers in the Metro Classic Conference last season and earned first team All-Conference. Paleka fanned 117 hitters to finish third overall among MCC pitchers, according […]

 
 

Senior Snapshots: Waterford duo enjoyed baseball camaraderie

Senior Snapshots: Waterford duo enjoyed baseball camaraderie

Jehn, Karpinski recall last year’s regional championship By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Southern Lakes Newspapers plans to recognize senior student-athletes who participated in spring sports. The seniors from Waterford and Union Grove will be profiled in the next several weeks as more seniors respond to questions via email. Southern Lakes […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Katie Harris

Senior Snapshot: Katie Harris

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Standard Press plans to recognize senior student-athletes from all spring sports teams, which saw their seasons cut short because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Seniors from county high schools will be profiled in the next several weeks in the Standard Press as more seniors respond […]

 
 

Senior Snapshot: Kayla Maurer

Senior Snapshot: Kayla Maurer

Grove’s Maurer found joy in soccer friendships By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Kayla Maurer, a multi-sport athlete, has been involved in soccer for more than a decade and includes her tenure on the Union Grove program. “I have been playing soccer since I was three with my mom being my […]

 
 
 
 
 

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