Sports

Dart Excels as Two-Sport Athlete

Marty Kauffman mkauf036@uwsp.edu Sierra Dart is an athlete that every coach wants. She has the competitiveness, work ethic, leadership, and strength every coach looks for in an athlete. Dart is currently a member of the women’s swimming team and competes in the 50 and 100-meter freestyle, as well as the 100-meter breaststroke. As a fifth-year senior, this is the only ... Read More »

Pointers Sports after Winter Break

Photo by Jack McLaughlin.
The Pointers track and field team has jumped over the competition so far this season.

Will Rossmiller wross460@uwsp.edu Women’s Basketball Going into the season, the coaching staff and players knew that it would be a challenge to match the production of graduated guard Sam Barber. The Pointers women’s basketball team has still experienced success this season, just maybe not what they were hoping for. The team is currently 13-5 overall, 6-3 in conference, which is ... Read More »

Taking it One Game at a Time

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Despite some early season setbacks, the Pointers women’s basketball team has finished their non-conference season with a 4-1 record. “This season has been sort of a rollercoaster with injuries and illnesses, but overall I think our team has done a good job of approaching every game with the right mindset,” said senior guard Jenna Pitt. Starters Alyssa Olp and Autumn ... Read More »

Volleyball Team Satisfied with Season’s Turnout, Seek Improvements

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After 24 consecutive wins, the women’s volleyball season has come to a close after being defeated by Cal Lutheran on Friday, Nov. 22 at the DeVos Fieldhouse in Holland, Michigan. Their hot streak ended in the National Semi-Final tournament placing them 4th in the nation. This season was the team’s deepest run in program history during the NCAA tournament. “Our ... Read More »

Taking it One Game at a Time

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Will Rossmiller wross460@uwsp.edu Despite some early season setbacks, the Pointers women’s basketball team has finished their non-conference season with a 4-1 record. “This season has been sort of a rollercoaster with injuries and illnesses, but overall I think our team has done a good job of approaching every game with the right mindset,” said senior guard Jenna Pitt. Starters Alyssa ... Read More »

Volleyball Team Satisfied with Season’s Turnout, Seek Improvements

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Cassie Scott cscot852@uwsp.edu After 24 consecutive wins, the women’s volleyball season has come to a close after being defeated by Cal Lutheran on Friday, Nov. 22 at the DeVos Fieldhouse in Holland, Michigan. Their hot streak ended in the National Semi-Final tournament placing them 4th in the nation. This season was the team’s deepest run in program history during the ... Read More »

New Season, Higher Expectations

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The college basketball season is finally here and with a new season underway the Pointers men’s basketball team is set for another year of lofty expectations. The Pointers lost in the second round of the NCAA tournament last season, but returned with the majority of their players, including eight of their top ten scorers. This year, they started the season ... Read More »

Hall Of Fame Spotlight: Abby Richter

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After a very impressive career as a Pointer, Abby Richter has now made it into the Pointers Hall of Fame. As a goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team, Richter was a major contributor to the Pointers’ success from 1997-2000, helping the team to four NCAA Tournaments throughout her career. Not only does Richter hold the record for the most wins ... Read More »

Hall Of Fame Spotlight: Abby Richter

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Connor Daniels cdani404@uwsp.edu After a very impressive career as a Pointer, Abby Richter has now made it into the Pointers Hall of Fame. As a goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team, Richter was a major contributor to the Pointers’ success from 1997-2000, helping the team to four NCAA Tournaments throughout her career. Not only does Richter hold the record for ... Read More »

New Season, Higher Expectations

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Will Rossmiller wross460@uwsp.edu The college basketball season is finally here and with a new season underway the Pointers men’s basketball team is set for another year of lofty expectations. The Pointers lost in the second round of the NCAA tournament last season, but returned with the majority of their players, including eight of their top ten scorers. This year, they ... Read More »