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Dance team wins regional championship

Dance team wins regional championship

Burlington earns slot at state tournament for seventh straight year By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The sport of dance isn’t just about the ability to make a few moves in rhythm with your teammates. It’s much more psychological than that. So when the Burlington Dance team won regionals last year – […]

 
 

Uhlenhake, Koceja get their moment in the sun

Uhlenhake, Koceja get their moment in the sun

Former BHS hoops star, coach added to school’s Wall of Fame By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent One is one of the top five basketball players to ever grace the halls of Burlington High School. The other is one of the most influential, game-changing coaches in the history of running at the […]

 
 

Demons win wrestling showdown at Waterford

Demons win wrestling showdown at Waterford

Demons in the driver’s seat for SLC title The Burlington High School wrestling team completed a sweep of its closest challengers for the Southern Lakes Conference title Thursday with a 45-24 dual meet victory at Waterford. The win gives Burlington a share of the SLC title, with a chance to […]

 
 

Topper boys earn first victory

Topper boys earn first victory

Catholic Central gets revenge on rival, honors state tourney teams By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent With a bunch of champions in the house, the will to win was at an all-time high for the Catholic Central boys basketball team Saturday night. Couple that with the chance to gain revenge on rival […]

 
 

Dancing queens

BHS dance team captures third straight conference crown By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Winning conference is becoming a trend with the Burlington High School Dance team. And the funny thing is that up until 2019, the Lady Demons had never even won a Southern Lakes Conference championship. Those days are long […]

 
 

All-AREA FOOTBALL: Mukwonago, Union Grove, lead annual squad

Union Grove’s Cody Cotton rushed for 1,342 yards and scored 23 touchdowns this past season despite missing four games due to injury. He was named to the Southern Lakes Newspapers All Area football team as a utility player on offense. (Photo by Michael Stefanich Jr.)

Berghorn, Gnewuch honored as player, coach of the year By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The high school football season was back to normal in 2021 with a full schedule of games and unforgettable Friday Night Lights. The best of those teams and players who produced those memorable moments make up the […]

 
 

Former BHS star wins national title

Former BHS star wins national title

Van Dan started at setter for Demons, played key role on the court for UW-Eau Claire By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent For the second time in seven months, a former Burlington volleyball player won an NCAA women’s volleyball national championship. After Maddie Berezowitz and the Kentucky Wildcats won the Division 1 […]

 
 

Opening weekend deer harvest down locally; statewide

Opening weekend deer harvest down locally; statewide

Opening weekend total declines nearly 20% By SLN staff Deer harvest numbers were down across the Southern Lakes Area and throughout the state during the opening weekend of the traditional nine-day gun deer hunting season. Registration numbers released by the Department of Natural Resources Tuesday show hunters in Kenosha, Racine […]

 
 

Focus on fun spurred Demons’ winning run

Focus on fun spurred Demons’ winning run

Volleyball team opens state tourney play Thursday night By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The volleyball factory is alive and well. That’s right, the Burlington High School girls volleyball program is perhaps the most impressive high school sports program in the entire state. Coaches Teri Little and Dan Lynch, her uncle, are […]

 
 

The area’s other great rivalry

The area’s other great rivalry

Waterford, Union Grove set for playoff battle Just when you thought the boiling rivalry blood had calmed down and lowered the area’s collective football fandom blood pressure, think again. What some have called the “Fox River Rivalry” may be over, as Burlington struck first with a 9-7 victory Oct. 15 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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