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WIAA Volleyball: Demons win 18th straight regional title

WIAA Volleyball: Demons win 18th straight regional title

By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent An Oct. 26 victory was pretty much a given for the Burlington High School girls volleyball team, no matter how much head coach Teri Little says it wasn’t easy. The top-seeded and host Demons swept No. 9 Lake Geneva Badger, 25-12, 25-9, 25-18, to capture a […]

 
 

WIAA Volleyball: Toppers capture regional crown

WIAA Volleyball: Toppers capture regional crown

By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The Toppers are in full-on beast mode about defending their WIAA Division 4 state championship. Catholic Central volleyball’s encore performance from last year’s magical championship has been smooth sailing this postseason. On Oct. 26 at home in a regional final, Lainey Dirksmeyer and the top-seeded Toppers […]

 
 

WIAA Volleyball: Grove snags regional volleyball title

WIAA Volleyball: Grove snags regional volleyball title

Aggressive serving, balanced attack key to victory By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Union Grove’s mission entering its WIAA Division 1 girls volleyball regional title match against visiting Oak Creek was to serve aggressively. Considering the Broncos accounted for 10 total service aces, Union Grove accomplished its mission Oct. 26, when […]

 
 

WIAA Cross Country: Catholic Central girls make history

WIAA Cross Country: Catholic Central girls make history

Team is first ever from school to qualify for state tournament By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Catholic Central head coach Rick Koceja knew he had something special with his girls cross country team this fall. At a WIAA Division 3 cross country sectional Saturday at UW-Whitewater, the team showed its full […]

 
 

Venues changed: Playoff football games relocated

Venues changed: Playoff football games relocated

Burlington/Waterford at Westosha Central, Catholic Central at Brillion With recent snowfall throughout the state, including Southeast Wisconsin, Friday’s WIAA Level 2 playoff games have been relocated to other venues. The WIAA Division 2 meeting between No. 1 Waterford and No. 4 Burlington has been moved from Waterford Union High School […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Waterford-Burlington: The Rematch jumps off Friday

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Waterford-Burlington: The Rematch jumps off Friday

On Friday night, Waterford will be taking on a very different Burlington squad in a rematch of a game won handily by the Wolverines. In that first game, Burlington quarterback Dalton Damon was out with pneumonia, and backup quarterback Peyton O’Laughlin understandably struggled in his first varsity start. Despite the […]

 
 

WIAA Football: Oh, what a kick

WIAA Football: Oh, what a kick

Editor’s note: Catholic Central’s WIAA Division 7 Level 2 football playoff game Friday at Hilbert has been relocated to Brillion Middle School, 315 S Main St, Brillion, because of snow. Pedone’s field goal in overtime lifts Toppers to first playoff win in 4 years By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent A defensive […]

 
 

WIAA Football: Waterford cruises past South Milwaukee

WIAA Football: Waterford cruises past South Milwaukee

Waterford didn’t need much time to bounce back from a challenging Southern Lakes Conference loss to Lake Geneva Badger. The top-seeded Wolverines, who dropped a 17-7 decision at Lake Geneva Oct. 18, made an immediate statement in their WIAA Division 2 meeting with No. 8 South Milwaukee on Friday. Less […]

 
 

WIAA Football: Demons run away from Badger

WIAA Football: Demons run away from Badger

By Tim Wester Correspondent The subtle rumble from a freight train bisecting downtown Burlington Friday evening served as the perfect backdrop for the Demons’ dominating football performance. The Demons rolled through the Badger defense like a surging freight train during a 26-point second-half outburst en route to a dominating 33-7 […]

 
 

Grove football playoff bound

Grove football playoff bound

Broncos rout Westosha Central By Tim Wester Correspondent Union Grove coach and former quarterback Craig McClelland prides himself in developing high school quarterbacks. But with an arsenal of game-changing running backs at his disposal, the Broncos’ coach certainly doesn’t mind leaning on his ground game to rack up victories. The […]

 
 
 
 
 

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